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Mountain Interval By Robert Frost Two roads diverged in a wood, and I I took the one less traveled by,And that has made all the difference These deceptively simple lines from the title poem of this collection suggest Robert Frost at his most representative the language is simple, clear and colloquial, yet dense with meaning and wider significance Drawing upon everyday incidents, common situations and Two roads diverged in a wood, and I I took the one less traveled by,And that has made all the difference These deceptively simple lines from the title poem of this collection suggest Robert Frost at his most representative the language is simple, clear and colloquial, yet dense with meaning and wider significance Drawing upon everyday incidents, common situations and rural imagery, Frost fashioned poetry of great lyrical beauty and potent symbolism Now a selection of the best of his early works is available in this volume, originally published in 1916 under the title Mountain Interval Included are many moving and expressive poems An Old Man s Winter Night, In the Home Stretch, Meeting and passing, Putting In the Seed, A Time to Talk, The Hill Wife, The Exposed Nest, The Sound of Trees, and All are reprinted here complete and unabridged.Unabridged Dover 1993 republication of Mountain Interval, originally published by Henry Hold and Company, New York, 1916 Note Alphabetical list of titltes and first lines 64pp 5 3 16 X 8 1 4 Paperbound.Cover illustrations 1993 Andreas Feininger.Description from back coverContents The Road Not Taken Christmas Trees An Old Man s Winter Night A Patch of Old Snow In the Home Stretch The Telephone Meeting and Passing Hyla Brook The Oven Bird Bond and Free Birches Pea Brush Putting In the Seed A Time to Talk The Cow in Apple Time An Encounter Range Finding The Hill Wife The Bonfire A Girl s Garden The Exposed Nest Out, Out Brown s Descent, or The Willy Nilly Slide The Gum Gatherer The Line Gang The Vanishing Red Snow The Sound of the Trees
Flinty, moody, plainspoken and deep, Robert Frost was one of America s most popular 20th century poets Frost was farming in Derry, New Hampshire when, at the age of 38, he sold the farm, uprooted his family and moved to England, where he devoted himself to his poetry His first two books of verse, A Boy s Will 1913 and North of Boston 1914 , were immediate successes In 1915 he returned to the United States and continued to write while living in New Hampshire and then Vermont His pastoral images of apple trees and stone fences along with his solitary, man of few words poetic voice helped define the modern image of rural New England Frost s poems include Mending Wall Good fences make good neighbors , Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening Whose woods these are I think I know , and perhaps his most famous work, The Road Not Taken Two roads diverged in a wood, and I I took the one less traveled by Frost was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for poetry four times in 1924, 1931, 1937 and 1943 He also served as Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress from 1958 59 that position was renamed as Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry or simply Poet Laureate in 1986.Frost recited his poem The Gift Outright at the 1961 inauguration of John F Kennedy Frost attended both Dartmouth College and Harvard, but did not graduate from either school Frost preferred traditional rhyme and meter in poetry his famous dismissal of free verse was, I d just as soon play tennis with the net down.
Mountain Interval By Robert Frost
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