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Frost, Robert Lee (1874–1963) American poet, born in San Francisco. 

The Oxford Companion to English Literature
Dinah BirchDinah Birch

He was taken at the age of 10 to the New England farm country of which his poetry was to be so deeply expressive. He spent some time at both Dartmouth College and Harvard University, but left to teach, edit a country paper, learn to make shoes, and to farm. In ... ...

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