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The First Editions of Robert Frost: A Bibliography and Analysis of Robert Frost Monographs in the Rare Book Collection at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

by Brewer, April S.

Abstract (Summary)
This paper is a detailed analysis of the first edition monographs by four-time Pulitzer Prize winning poet Robert Frost in the Rare Book Collection (RBC) at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. It includes a biographical sketch and information about the collection, including the donation of a large amount of materials by Clifford P. Lyons, a former UNC professor. This paper also compares the RBC's collection to other notable Frost collections. The bulk of this paper is a detailed bibliography with a condition analysis of the first editions held by the RBC. There is also a detailed desiderata list and recommendations for the future development for the RBC's Frost collection.
Bibliographical Information:

Advisor:Charles B. McNamara

School:University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

School Location:USA - North Carolina

Source Type:Master's Thesis

Keywords:frost robert 1874 1963 – bibliography special collections collection development university of north carolina at chapel hill rare book

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Date of Publication:04/09/2007

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