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Robinson Jeffers: the man & his work.

Lawrence Clark Powell

Robinson Jeffers: the man & his work.

by Lawrence Clark Powell

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Published by Haskell House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jeffers, Robinson, 1887-1962,
  • Poets, American -- 20th century -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    StatementA foreword by Robinson Jeffers. Decorations by Rockwell Kent. Los Angeles, Primavera Press.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3519.E27 Z7 1970
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 215 p.
    Number of Pages215
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5628722M
    ISBN 100838306756
    LC Control Number68054176

    Robinson Jeffers: The Man & His Work.. Los Angeles, CA: Primavera Press. pp. Ann N. Ridgeway (editor). The Selected Letters of Robinson Jeffers, Baltimore, MD: The John Hopkins Press. pp. Radcliffe Squires. The Loyalties . John Robinson Jeffers was an American poet and environmentalist. Home. Log In Once logged in, you can add biography in the database. Directories Newly added. Create Biography.

    Robinson Jeffers’ name has been so inseparably linked with California that it is difficult to think of his origins being elsewhere. Jeffers was both in in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. His father was a professor at Western Theological Seminary and a scholar of ancient languages who taught his son to read Greek before he started school. In , Jeffers enrolled in the University of Western. - Devoted to the great 20th century poet Robinson Jeffers (). "Permanent things, or things forever renewed, like the grass and human passions, are the material for poetry". See more ideas about Robinson jeffers, Poetry and Poet pins.

    he was a Dominican lay brother, , wrote two books about Jeffers’ work, Robinson Jeffers: Fragments of an Older Fury and The Excesses of God. Late in life he gave his friend Steven Herrmann, scholar and Jungian psychologist, a revised version of the chapter from the former book which concerned Jeffers’ longest and most vexing poem, The. What a strange poet Robinson Jeffers was. Lyrically striking if frequently obtuse, he's probably the most prolific modern poet still in print--his five-volume Complete Poetry contains over 2, pages. Popular early in his career, he died largely loathed. A glamorous loner, he lived like a reclusive movie-star/wizard in a stone tower by the sea.


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Robinson Jeffers was born in Allegheny, Pennsylvania. 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. The Jeffers family frequently traveled to Europe, and Robinson attended boarding schools in Germany and Switzerland.

InJeffers enrolled in Western University of. Robinson Jeffers The Man & His Work by Lawrence C. Powell (Author) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important.

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Format: Library Binding. Robinson Jeffers-The Man & His Work book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5. "James Karman's deeply informative biography of Robinson Jeffers situates the poet in his time and place, tracing the effect of both contemporary history and wild nature on his work.

In eloquent prose Karman evokes the grandeur of Jeffers's poetry and argues for its author's unique position amid the constellation of major poets of his day."/5(12).

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Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Powell, Lawrence Clark, Robinson Jeffers: the man & his work. Read all poems of Robinson Jeffers and infos about Robinson Jeffers.

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.

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.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Powell, Lawrence Clark, Robinson Jeffers. Pasadena, Calif.: San Pasqual Press, (OCoLC) (2) John S. Ivlaynard in his article "Robinson Jeffers Receives A Convert" quotes a most interesting letter sent to him by a gentleman who had the privilege of visiting Jeffers (1) Quoted by Powell's R.

Jeffers Man and His Work -pages Letter by Robert Cleland, present Dean of. Out of print for many years, James Karman's Robinson Jeffers, Poet of California has been revised and expanded for this new edition. Karman takes us into the mythic life of Jeffers and his family as they build their own house on a desolate, rocky point at Carmel-By-The-Sea, where they carved out a life that honored hard work, self-reliance and the environment.

Robinson Jeffers: the man & his work Item Preview remove-circle Jeffers, Robinson, Publisher New York, Haskell House Collection Openlibrary_work OLW Pages Ppi Republisher_date Republisher_operator [email protected]: Robinson Jeffers: The Man and His Work by Lawrence Clark Powell Robinson Jeffers: The Man and the Artist by George Sterling The Stone Mason of Tor House by George Sterling's book launched Jeffers career as a popular poet.

This book represented the passing of the unofficial position of California's leading poet from Sterling to the young. “The greatest beauty is organic wholeness, the wholeness of life and things, the divine beauty of the universe.” -- from “The Answer” by Robinson Jeffers Within his lifetime, the work of Robinson Jeffers () was at various points revered, deliberately shunned, and generally neglected.

Inthe poet was featured on the cover of Time magazine; but by his publisher. This slim hardcover, the Author's First Book, was issued without a dust jacket, Jeffers paid to have the book published in an edition of copies, with the vast majority of those sold to a used book store, his authorial credit uses his full name (later shortened to just Robinson Jeffers).

LCP Award. The Lawrence Clark Powell Award Lawrence Clark Powell ( – ) was an early admirer of Robinson Jeffers’s poetry. He became a friend of Jeffers and his wife, and wrote the first book-length study of Jeffers, Robinson Jeffers: The Man and His Work ().

During the rest of his long life and career as a writer, librarian and bookman, he was an indefatigable supporter of.

Beautifully printed and bound, this edition is an occasion for celebration and a reconsideration of the work and the man. Jeffers sought to express in. The wisdom of Jeffers' message is evident throughout his life and work, as James Karman convincingly demonstrates in this splendid book." —Joanna Macy, author of World as Lover, World as Self "Karman discusses each of the poet's major books and celebrates the poet's diverse output: meditative lyrics, long narratives, verse dramas.

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.

Robinson Jeffers was one of the most controversial poets of the twentieth century. 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/5(32). ROBINSON JEFFERS: THE MAN AND HIS WORK. Pasadena: San Pasqual Press, Second edition, revised from the limited edition published in 1, copies.

This one SIGNED BY POWELL on front endpaper. Illustrated with photographs and folding facsimile of letter from Jeffers to Jake Zeitlin.The precipitous cliffs, rolling headlands, and rocky inlets of the Big Sur coast of California were alive for Robinson Jeffers, and throughout his long career as a poet, he extolled their wild beauty.

His vivid descriptions inspired the best work of other artists who lived nearby, including such noted photographers as Edward Weston, Ansel Adams, and their younger contemporary Morley Baer.

"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.