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The Resource Edwin Arlington Robinson : a poet's life, Scott Donaldson, (electronic resource)

Edwin Arlington Robinson : a poet's life, Scott Donaldson, (electronic resource)

Label
Edwin Arlington Robinson : a poet's life
Title
Edwin Arlington Robinson
Title remainder
a poet's life
Statement of responsibility
Scott Donaldson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
At the time of his death in 1935, Edwin Arlington Robinson was regarded as the leading American poet-the equal of Frost and Stevens. In this biography, Scott Donaldson tells the intriguing story of this poet's life, based in large part on a previously unavailable trove of more than 3,000 personal letters, and recounts his profoundly important role in the development of modern American literature. Born in 1869, the youngest son of a well-to-do family in Gardiner, Maine, Robinson had two brothers: Dean, a doctor who became a drug addict, and Herman, an alcoholic who squandered the
Action
digitized
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1928-2020
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Donaldson, Scott
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Robinson, Edwin Arlington
  • Robinson, Edwin Arlington
  • Poets, American
  • Poets, American
  • POETRY
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Poets, American
Label
Edwin Arlington Robinson : a poet's life, Scott Donaldson, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 517-535) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A hell of a name for a poet -- A manor town in Maine -- Never so young again -- Fall of the house of Robinson -- A "special" at Harvard -- Farewell to carefree days -- Shaping a life -- Loves lost -- Breaking away -- Poetry as a calling -- city of artists -- The saga of Captain Craig -- Down and out -- Theater days -- The end of something -- Down and out, yet again -- Life in the woods, death in Boston -- Reversal of fortune -- A poet once again -- A breakthrough book -- Reaching fifty -- Seasons of success -- A sojourn in England -- MacDowell's first citizen -- Recognition and its consequences -- Generosities -- Death of a poet -- Beyond the sunset
Control code
ocn290566978
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 553 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231510998
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/dona13842
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgt0nc
  • 3563a742-0645-40f8-bcdc-939bfe87b089
Publisher number
EB00639495
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)290566978
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Edwin Arlington Robinson : a poet's life, Scott Donaldson, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 517-535) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A hell of a name for a poet -- A manor town in Maine -- Never so young again -- Fall of the house of Robinson -- A "special" at Harvard -- Farewell to carefree days -- Shaping a life -- Loves lost -- Breaking away -- Poetry as a calling -- city of artists -- The saga of Captain Craig -- Down and out -- Theater days -- The end of something -- Down and out, yet again -- Life in the woods, death in Boston -- Reversal of fortune -- A poet once again -- A breakthrough book -- Reaching fifty -- Seasons of success -- A sojourn in England -- MacDowell's first citizen -- Recognition and its consequences -- Generosities -- Death of a poet -- Beyond the sunset
Control code
ocn290566978
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 553 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231510998
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/dona13842
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgt0nc
  • 3563a742-0645-40f8-bcdc-939bfe87b089
Publisher number
EB00639495
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)290566978
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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