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Robert Frost chatting with Jacqueline Kennedy at a White House dinner in 1962. (Robert Knudsen/ John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston)
Robert Frost chatting with Jacqueline Kennedy at a White House dinner in 1962. (Robert Knudsen/ John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston)

"The Letters of Robert Frost, Volume 1, 1886 - 1920" is the first volume in a brand new collection of Robert Frost's personal correspondence. This book contains hundreds of previously unpublished letters that illuminate the life and art of this poet. The first edition examines Frost's early works, including the collections North of Boston and Mountain Interval for which he became best known.

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Mark Richardson, Professor of English at Doshisha University in Kyoto and co-editor of "The Letters of Robert Frost, Volume 1, 1886 - 1920".

This segment aired on March 12, 2014.

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