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Robinson Jeffers

Louis Adamic

Robinson Jeffers

a portrait

by Louis Adamic

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Published by R. West in Philadelphia .
Written in English

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

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the ed. published by the University of Washington Book Store, Seattle, which was issued as no. 27 of University of Washington chapbooks.

    Statementby Louis Adamic.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3519.E27 Z55 1977
    The Physical Object
    Pagination35 p. ;
    Number of Pages35
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4549240M
    ISBN 100849200490
    LC Control Number77017612
    OCLC/WorldCa3433236

    How revolting. Robinson Jeffers U. Again the book received no notice. He died of cholera the following July during a visit to the home of his maternal grandparents.

    Although the description of Jeffers as Robinson Jeffers book California poet can be isolating, it is a true statement, and his distinct voice developed directly through his relationship with nature and specifically the rocky, wave-battered coast of Carmel and Point Lobos, just north of Big Robinson Jeffers book on the California coast. They questioned the gaudy materialism they saw around them; they were tired of ordinary pleasures, especially those provided by cities; and they sought relief from boredom through art, immorality, and exaggerated behavior. When Jeffers shaped the Selected Poetry, he drew from his most productive periodbut his career was not over yet. Jeffers met his second wife, Annie Tuttle, at the home of her foster parents, John and Philena Robinson no known relation to Louisa's familywho lived in Sewickley. We had fed him six weeks, I gave him freedom, He wandered over the foreland hill and returned in the evening, asking for death, Not like a beggar, still eyed with the old Implacable arrogance. He met Una Call Kuster in ; she was three years older than he was, a graduate student, and the wife of a Los Angeles attorney.

    Dear God, who are the whole splendor of things Robinson Jeffers book the sacred stars, but also the cruelty and greed, the treacheries And vileness, insanities and filth and anguish: now that this thing comes near us again I am finding it hard To praise you with a whole heart. These poems represent a distinctive voice in the American canon, and it is good to have them so wonderfully set forth. He was twenty-three, five years had passed since he finished his only degree, he was romantically involved with a married woman, and he had no vocational prospects. By the affair became a scandal, reaching the front page of the Los Angeles Times. These poems were full of controversial subject matter such as incest, murder and parricide.


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Most of his trade publications at the time were also accompanied by signed limited editions of the same book. For a time our clothes bubbled with thick silver coins, our ears heavy with acetylene rocks. Radcliffe Squires addresses the question of a reconciliation of the beauty of the world and potential beauty in mankind: "Jeffers has asked us to Robinson Jeffers book squarely at the Robinson Jeffers book.

The Carmel area's influence in Robinson Jeffers' work becomes apparent in his poems such as his work "The Purse Seine", a poem about the local fishing industry.

He began construction in at the behest of his wife Una. He worked with Murphy, and in this short, informal apprenticeship, he learned the art of stonemasonry. Intellectually, however, he knew that many great thinkers of the recent past had grave doubts about Western Civilization, even human life as a whole.

He continued adding on to Tor House throughout his life, writing in the mornings and working on the house in the afternoon. Small 8vo. When the poems were originally published, copy editors and typesetters adjusted Jeffers's punctuation, often obscuring the rhythm and pacing of what he actually wrote, and at points even obscuring meaning and nuance.

Tor House and Hawk Tower

Jeffers drifted for several more months, during which Robinson Jeffers book he translated German medical papers for his mother's physician. Soon after the cottage was complete, Jeffers himself would begin building a detached garage Robinson Jeffers book a low, enclosing wall for a courtyard.

Their feelings of estrangement and disaffection were similar to those found in Bohemian circles and among a restless avant-garde. When Dr. He met Una Call Kuster in ; she was three years older than he was, a graduate student, and the wife of a Los Angeles attorney. While attending college he was an avid outdoorsman and active in the school's literary societies.

In his second volume, Californians, was commercially published. Nevertheless, he abandoned his studies after a semester and returned to California alone. Robinson Jeffers U. Tyranny for freedom, horror for happiness, famine for bread, carrion for children. He had become, almost overnight, a famous writer.

The style of stonework on the property varies widely, from rectangular, cut stone of the original cottage, to the pick-a-rock-that-fits stonework of the garage and house extensions, to the wildly pocked and twisting character of Hawk Tower, to the minimalistic work performed by Donnan Jeffers on the East Wing.

He also joined a fraternity, caroused with friends, wrote poetry, and competed in sports. Tus Noog. She entered the University of Southern California in the fall of Solstice and Other Poems.

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Louisa's mother died the year before while visiting the Jeffers home, and her father died the year after, broken by his losses. The Double Axe and Other Poems. When Jeffers moved to California, he fulfilled a dream shared by millions of people: a chance to live in the fabled land of health, wealth, and sunshine, where opportunities were endless and anything was possible.

After his third year Robinson Jeffers book studies, however, he lost interest in medicine and decided to pursue a forestry degree at the University of Washington in Seattle. In fact, the elegant book of Baer's photographs juxtaposed with Jeffers' poetry, [6] combines the creative talents of those two residents Robinson Jeffers book the Robinson Jeffers book Sur coast.

Jeffers and Mrs. Dear God, who are the whole splendor of things and the sacred stars, but also the cruelty and greed, the treacheries And vileness, insanities and filth and anguish: now that this thing comes near us again I am finding it hard To praise you with a whole heart.

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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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