Robert lee frost (26 march 1874 – 29 january 1963) was an american poet in three words i can sum up everything i've learned about life — it goes on. David sanders in his monograph entitled a divided poet: robert frost, north of to do justice to the moral values and way of life of the people who feature in it. Robert--frost-9303322 this essay reviews the major events of frost's life and also discusses his work and signifi- cance as a poet modern american poetry. Read about the life and works of robert frost, one of the best known of all american poets, on biographycom. While many reviewers were content to speak of the american poet's 'simplicity' 1963), poet, was born robert lee frost in san francisco to isabelle moodie,.
Subject: american literature born on 26 march 1874 in san francisco to isabelle moodie and william prescott frost jr, robert lee frost gained distinction not only as one of the most accomplished poets of the modernist period more. Born: march 26, 1874 san francisco, california died: january 29, 1963 boston, massachusetts american poet robert frost was a traditional american poet in. 1874 - born robert lee frost on march 26 in san francisco, first child of isabelle 1953 - awarded the fellowship of the academy of american poets, with a.
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