Selected Poems: Robinson Jeffers (Paperback) by Robinson Jeffers and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at AbeBooks.co.uk. He was a poet who is not easily contained within the regular framework of literary history. Paperback Dec 2013. › Find signed collectible books by 'Robinson Jeffers' Cawdor and Medea: A Long Poem After Euripides a New Directions Book. New York: Boni and Liveright. Archon Books. The precipitous cliffs, rolling headlands, and rocky inlets of the California coast come alive in the poetry of John Robinson Jeffers, an icon of the environmental movement. By the spring of 1924, Robinson Jeffers, age 37, may have been known as much for his stonemasonry as for his poetry. New York: Fordham U Press, 1995. The son of Presbyterian minister and Biblical scholar, Dr. William Hamilton Jeffers, as a boy Jeffers was thoroughly trained in the Bible and classical languages. Mystic of stone and the working of stone. “Strong Counsel” from Can Poetry Matter: Essays on Poetry and American Culture. 'Hurt Hawks' and 'Vulture' are among the best animals poems I have read in the language. He is the author of Monterey County Place Names: A Geographical Dictionary. A Humanities West symposium titled "The Classical Idea: The Enduring Light of Ancient Greece" will be held at San Francisco Herbst Theatre, June 3-4. 1956. Robinson Jeffers by Edward Weston In the autumn of 1934, Jeffers received a letter from Sister Mary James Power — a principal and teacher at a girls’ Catholic high school in Massachusetts. List Price: $26.75. 1926. Selected Poems: Robinson Jeffers (Paperback) by Robinson Jeffers and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at AbeBooks.co.uk. New Directions was founded in 1936, when James Laughlin (1914–1997), then a twenty-two-year-old Harvard sophomore, issued the first of the New Directions anthologies. His father, a professor of Old Testament Literature and Biblical History at Western Theology Seminary in Pittsburgh, supervised Jeffers's education, and Robinson … THE COLLECTED POETRY OF ROBINSON JEFFERS, Volumes 1-4 Edited by Tim Hunt; Stanford University Press, 2,192 pp., $75 each First printing, no. Eco-prophet. Hardcover. Find This Book He's a formidable epic poet, and is generally more successful than the other major English poets at long narratives. ISBN 9781110109920 (978-1-110-10992-0) Hardcover, BiblioLife, 2009. In this concise and accessible biography, Jeffers scholar James Karman reveals deep insights into this passionate and complex figure and establishes Jeffers as a leading American poet of prophetic vision. Robinson Jeffers: Poet of California. Californians. Robinson Jeffers was one of the most controversial poets of the twentieth century. Robinson Jeffers was born on January 10, 1887, in Allegheny, Pennsylvania, a town which is now part of Pittsburgh. › Find signed collectible books by 'Robinson Jeffers' English. No eBook available. The Jeffers family frequently traveled to Europe, and Robinson attended boarding schools in Germany and Switzerland. The Centenary ed. by Robinson Jeffers . Gioia, Dana. Paperback. Books by Robinson Jeffers. On May 25 Harrison Smith, Jeffers' parents preferred his middle name (possibly given with Dr. Jeffers' first wife in mind), so he was always called Robinson or Robin. Try the new Google Books. Californians - Primary Source Edition. I have also provided a link to the The Robinson Jeffers Association which again in their words is, "a community of persons interested in the life and work of the California poet Robinson Jeffers (1887-1962)." Robinson Jeffers and the American Sublime is the most comprehensive and most substantial critical work ever devoted to the major American poet Robinson Jeffers (1887–1962). Robinsons Bookshop has been in business for over 50 years. Alex A. Vardamis. George Sterling. Robinson Jeffers, (born Jan. 10, 1887, Pittsburgh—died Jan. 20, 1962, Carmel, Calif., U.S.), one of the most controversial U.S. poets of the 20th century, for whom all things except his pantheistically conceived God are transient, and human life is viewed as a frantic, often contemptible struggle within a net of passions.. Paperback. “All Grass is Flesh” from The Excesses of God, in Robinson Jeffers: Dimensions of a Poet, ed. 40pp. The Robinson Jeffers Tor House Foundation, affiliated with the National Trust for Historic Preservation, is a nonprofit organization of volunteer members established in 1978 to acquire, maintain and provide for public access to Tor House, Hawk Tower and the surrounding gardens. Author: Jeffers Robinson 1887-1962. Jeffers was a poet concerned with cruelty and horror, whose dramatic narratives are filled with scenes of blood and lust, and whose verse shows vigorous beauty and great originality. The Robinson Jeffers Association Try it now. Brand new Book. 1972. Welcome to Robinsons Bookshop's Online store. Robinson Jeffers was one of the most controversial poets of the twentieth century. "A marvelously comprehensive bibliography of Jeffers that reads like a detective novel and makes me want to peek into every item mentioned and immerse myself in his poetry." Language: English. See all books authored by Robinson Jeffers, including The Selected Poetry of Robinson Jeffers (The Collected Poetry of Robinson Jeffers), and Selected Poems of Robinson Jeffers (in Russian), and more on ThriftBooks.com. Robinson Jeffers. ‎20th Century poet. Try the new Google Books. Graywolf, 1992. Author: Robinson Jeffers. Santa Cruz, letters, first editions, works, and books about Robinson Jeffers. New York: Horace Liveright, 1928. Robinson Jeffers was born in Allegheny, Pennsylvania. The Loyalties of Robinson Jeffers. A brief engagement led to marriage in April 1885 and the birth of their first son, John Robinson Jeffers, in 1887. The Selected Poetry Of Robinson Jeffers. 65 of 375 copies, octavo size, 160 pp., signed by Robinson Jeffers, with glassine and slipcase. First and Limited Edition. Item #20082932 American poet Robinson Jeffers 1887-1962 was a prolific writer of the twentieth century; his bleak and uncompromising style of poetry was formed through his ISBN 9780811200738 (978-0-8112-0073-8) Softcover, New Directions, 1970. For decades it drew enough poets, students, and general readers to keep Jeffers--in spite of the almost total academic neglect that followed his fame in the 1920s and 1930s--a force in American poetry. AbeBooks; Amazon; Find in a library ... Robinson Jeffers Newsletter, Issues 80-89 Snippet view - 1991. Robinson Jeffers was a modernist American poet. Robinson Jeffers: The Man and the Artist. Find This Book Robinson Jeffers and the American Sublime By Robert Zaller Stanford University Press, 2012. No thanks. Robinson Jeffers Tor House Foundation . In this volume, essential poems selected from his major works provide an excellent overview of Jeffers's style and the themes present throughout his work. Brand new Book. - Charles Simic From the mid-1920s through the early 1930s, Robinson Jeffers was ranked by many critics as one of Americas most important living poets. Compare Prices. Robert Zaller. 202pp. by Robinson Jeffers . Books by author Robinson Jeffers at Boomerang Books, Australia's Online Independent Bookstore - Page 1 Robinson Jeffers is the author of books such as The Selected Poetry Of Robinson Jeffers. A second son, Hamilton Moore Jeffers, was born in 1893. Robinson Jeffers died in 1962 at the age of seventy-five, ending one of the most controversial poetic careers of this century. University of Michigan Press. He’d published a mediocre volume of regional interest eight years earlier, and… Read preview Overview. Californians. In 1938 Random House published The Selected Poetry of Robinson Jeffers , a volume that would remain in print for more than fifty years. Dear Judas and … Get print book. Language: English. Critical Reputation of Robinson Jeffers: A Bibliographic Study. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features. Robinson Jeffers was born in Pittsburgh on January 10, 1887 to Presbyterian minister and biblical scholar Dr. William Hamilton Jeffers and Annie Robinson Tuttle Jeffers. Looking for books by Robinson Jeffers? Californians. Medea. Robert Brophy. Condizione: New. Shop the latest titles by Robinson Jeffers at Alibris including hardcovers, paperbacks, 1st editions, and audiobooks from thousands of sellers worldwide. Everson, William. Etat : New. The son of a theology professor at Western Seminary in Pittsburgh, Jeffers was taught Greek, Latin, and Hebrew as a boy, and spent three years in Germany and Switzerland before entering the University of Western Pennsylvania (now Pittsburgh) at fifteen. Best Sellers Prime Gift Ideas Today's Deals Electronics Customer Service Books New Releases Home Computers Food & Grocery Toys & Games Gift Cards Video Games Beauty & personal care Baby Sports & Outdoors Health & Personal Care Fashion Home Improvement Pet Supplies Automotive Coupons Sell. Drawing on the "beauty of things" in nature, Robinson Jeffers wrote poetry that highlighted the difference between the natural world and the condition of the modern man - The Academy of American Poets is the largest membership-based nonprofit organization fostering an appreciation for contemporary poetry and supporting American poets. Karman, James. In this volume, essential poems selected from his major works provide an excellent overview of Jeffers’s style and the themes present throughout his work. Once the subject of a literary cult, American poet Robinson Jeffers (1887-1962) was later rejected by liberal taste and by the academic establishment. Robinson Jeffers: Selected full-text books and articles. Roan Stallion, Tamar and Other Poems. Description de l'article : Carcanet Press Ltd, United Kingdom, 2014. Dr. Jeffers took an active interest in his son’s education, tutoring him in the bible and classical languages and taking his family to Europe for extended stays. 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