Biography & other poems

  • 110 Pages
  • 4.88 MB
  • English
Doubleday , Garden City, N.Y
White, Claire Nicolas, 1925- -- Poetry., Authors -- Po
StatementClaire Nicolas White.
LC ClassificationsPS3573.H4573 B5
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 110 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4093416M
ISBN 100385157991
LC Control Number80002069

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Genre/Form: Poetry: Additional Physical Format: Online version: White, Claire Nicolas, Biography & other poems. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, I have since published many more books with a number of other publishers including Scholastic, Chronicle Books, National Geographic Learning, and Sourcebooks Jabberwocky.

My poems have also appeared in magazines, school textbooks, and numerous anthologies of funny poetry, as well as on television, audio CDs and even restaurant placemats.

A-Naughty-Biography and other poems Language: English: LoC Class: PS: Language and Literatures: American and Canadian literature: Subject: American poetry -- 19th century Subject: Biographical poetry Category: Text: EBook-No.

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Oliver has since published many works of poetry and prose. As a young woman, Oliver studied at Ohio State University and Vassar College, but took no degree. She lived for Biography & other poems book years at the home of Edna St. Vincent Millay in upper New York state, companion to the poet's sister Norma Millay.

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After leaving school he worked a number of jobs including being a teacher and a cobbler, and he published his first.

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Some of Neruda's early poems are found in his first book, Crepusculario (Book of Twilight), published inand one of his most renowned works, Veinte poemas de amor y una canción desesperada Born: Early poetry Longfellow's poem "Hymn to the Night," in Voices of the Night, conveys the poet's debt to Novalis and his romantic kinship with the "calm, majestic presence of the Night." However, "A Psalm of Life," one of the best-known poems from this first volume, reflects the influence of the famed German poet Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (–).

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Though as a child he read a great deal and as a high school freshman he had a Red Cross campaign speech translated into 26 languages, he suffered from issues of. William Butler Yeats, Irish poet, dramatist, and prose writer, one of the greatest English-language poets of the 20th century.

He received the Nobel Prize for Literature in Yeats’s father, John Butler Yeats, was a barrister who eventually became a portrait painter.

His mother, formerly Susan. Nobody, and especially not other poets, wanted to think of him as a poet as well. Helpfully, he appeared to think the same. But this posthumous volume, Endpoint: And Other Poems, tells a different story.

Consisting entirely of poems he wrote in the last years of his life, it is a serious book indeed. —The New York Times Book Review. Clive JamesBrand: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.The author of nine books of poetry and four books of prose, David Whyte holds a degree in Marine Zoology, honorary degrees from Neumann College and Royal Roads University, and has traveled extensively, including living and working as a naturalist guide in the Galapagos Islands and leading anthropological and natural history expeditions in the.J.

W. Ehrlich edited Howl of the Censor (), an account of the San Francisco trial investigating obcenity in Ginsberg's poem. Jane Kramer, Allen Ginsberg in America, was an early biography, followed by two full-length biographies: Barry Miles, Ginsberg (), and Michael Schumacher, Dharma Lion: A Critical Biography of Allen Ginsberg.