Robert Frost: The Work of Knowing : with a New Afterword

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Stanford University Press, 1990 - 349 pages
The work of American poet Robert Frost (1874-1963) aspired to be accessible and colloquial. Instead of looking to Europe for inspiration, as did some of his contemoraries, Frost aimed to develop an authentic voice, with the rhythms and vocabulary of everyday American speech.
 

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Contents

A Preview
3
Beginnings
28
Outward Bound
87
Time and the Keeping of Poetry
173
The exception I like to think I am
226
The Work of Knowing
277
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