Robinson Jeffers

fragments of an older fury. by William Everson

Publisher: Oyez in [Berkeley, Calif.]

Written in English
Published: Pages: 173 Downloads: 345
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  • Jeffers, Robinson, 1887-1962 -- Criticism and interpretation

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [175]-[176]

Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3519.E27 Z56
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 173, [8] p.
Number of Pages173
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5599698M
LC Control Number68005884

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Jeffers learned several languages - French, Gerrman, Latin and Greek. After inheriting enough money, Jeffers was able to devote himself to writing poetry." As quoted from Pegasos Literature ring. His first book, FLAGONS AND APPLES (), was a collection of simple love poems.

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