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Robert Frost

(1874—1963) American poet

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Frost, Robert Lee

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World Encyclopedia

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2004
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His work was shaped by the landscape of his native New England and by the fusion of colloquial idioms and ...

Frost, Robert

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William Pritchard

The Oxford Companion to Modern Poetry (2 ed.)

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2013
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Literature, Literary studies - poetry and poets
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Born in San Francisco, where he spent his first eleven years. After the death of his father, a journalist, he ...

Frost, Robert

Frost, Robert   Reference library

The Oxford Companion to Twentieth-Century Literature in English

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2005
(1874–1963), ... American poet, born in San Francisco; he grew up in Lawrence, Massachusetts, after the death of his father, a newspaper editor originally from New England, and ... More
Frost, Robert

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The Concise Oxford Companion to American Literature

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2002
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member of a New England family, was born in San Francisco and taken at the age of ten to the New England farm country with which his poetry is identified. After a brief attendance at ... More
Frost, Robert Lee

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Who's Who in the Twentieth Century

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2003
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US poet who did much to popularize contemporary poetry. He received forty-four honorary degrees and many awards, including the Pulitzer Prize (...

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