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Robinson Jeffers and the sea

Melba Berry Bennett

Robinson Jeffers and the sea

by Melba Berry Bennett

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Published by R. West in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jeffers, Robinson, 1887-1962 -- Criticism and interpretation.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Melba Berry Bennett.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3519.E27 Z57 1977
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 173 p., [9] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages173
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4550874M
    ISBN 100849203503
    LC Control Number77020077
    OCLC/WorldCa3380240

      words. Robinson Jeffers was born on Janu Once regarded as one of the greatest American poets, Jeffers is largely forgotten by the literary establishment today, no doubt because of his politically incorrect subjects and views.   The poet is Robinson Jeffers, poet laureate of the Old Right, whose censored volume of verse, The Double Axe, published in , shocked his longtime editors at .

    JEFFERS, [JOHN] ROBINSON (). Robinson Jeffers, best known for his verse narratives set on California’s rugged northern coast, was born in Pennsylvania. In he moved with his family to Los Angeles and entered Occidental College, where he studied geology, astronomy, and biblical literature, graduating in The annual Robinson Jeffers Tor House Prize for Poetry was established twenty-four years ago as a living memorial in honor of American poet Robinson Jeffers (). The Prize is underwritten by Tor House Foundation Board member John Varady with additional support from Honorary Board Member Allen Mears and Board member Lacy on: Ocean View Avenue Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA, United States.

    ROBINSON JEFFERS AND THE SEA. San Francisco: Gelber, Lilienthal, Inc., First Edition. (xiv) (2) (3) pages. First Edition. Limtited to un-numbered copies, printed by The Grabhorn Press, San Francisco. Illustrated by 8 plates plus the frontispiece portrait from a photograph of Jeffers by Edward Weston. Foreword by Una Jeffers. Octavo.   "Robinson Jeffers: Poet and Prophet gives us an occasion to get reacquainted with the poet's work. Karman economically tracks the development of the poetry in parallel with the events and trends of the times."—Ron Slate, On the Seawall: A Literary Website by Ron SlateBrand: Stanford University Press.


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The Jeffers family frequently traveled to Europe, and Robinson attended boarding schools in Germany and Switzerland. InJeffers enrolled in Western University of.

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John Robinson Jeffers was an American poet, known for his work about the central California coast. Most of Jeffers' poetry was written in classic narrative and epic form, but today he is also known for his short verse, and considered an icon of the environmental movement.

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Robinson Jeffers is most often considered a minor figure in the twentieth century American literature canon. Countless instructors haven't even heard of him, but that is a shame. Some professors even skip the Jeffers section in American literature anthologies/5(35).

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John Robinson Jeffers (Janu Janu ) was an American poet, known for his work about the central California coast. Most of Jeffers' poetry was written in classic narrative and epic form, but today he is also known for his short verse, and considered an icon of the environmental movement/5.

Carmel Point. Robinson Jeffers - The extraordinary patience of things. This beautiful place defaced with a crop of suburban houses— How beautiful when we first beheld it, Unbroken field of poppy and lupin walled with clean cliffs; No intrusion but two or three horses pasturing, Or a few milch cows rubbing their flanks on the.

I’ve always wanted to talk about Robinson Jeffers for various reasons, partly because he is American, partly because there was an enormous cult in literature of him in the s and ’40s, as big in our literature—in the literature of English-speaking peoples—as that of D.

Lawrence. Photograph Robinson Jeffers - James Karman, Robinson Jeffers Poet of California, Photo from Jeffers Literary Properties. Photograph William, Annie, Robinson - Melba Berry Bennett, The Stone Mason of Tor House - The Life and Work of Robinson Jeffers (The Ward Ritchie Press, ).

Robinson Jeffers () John Robinson Jeffers, the great poet of the American West Coast, was born in the suburbs of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

His father, William Hamilton Jeffers, was a professor of Old Testament Biblical theology and a Presbyterian minister. A strict disciplinarian and serious intellectual, the elder Jeffers. Ghost by Robinson Jeffers. There is a jaggle of masonry here, on a small hill Above the gray-mouthed Pacific, cottages and a thick-walled tower, all made of rough sea rock And Portland cement.

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Download The first collection in twenty years of essays on Robinson Jeffers, one of the great American poets of the twentieth century, this work signals the sea change in Jeffers scholarship, as well as the increasing breadth and depth of criticism of the literature of the American West.

Robinson Jeffers perched upon what he clearly liked to think of as the edge of the world and wrote poems. He spent almost the whole of his professional life in Author: Brad Leithauser. "Perhaps the most extraordinary of Everson's lifelong attempts to create the unified or 'sacral' book, in fact, involves the printing of Robinson Jeffers' Granite & Cypress: Rubbings from the Rock.

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This anthology serves as an introduction to Jefferss work for the general reader and for students in courses on American poetry.

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Robinson Jeffers, "Vulture" I had walked since dawn and lay down to rest on a bare hillside Above the ocean. I saw through half-shut eyelids a vulture wheeling high up in heaven, And presently it passed again, but lower and nearer, its orbit narrowing, I understood then That I was under inspection.

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