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Songs from Vagabondia By Bliss Carman
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Richard Hovey (May 4, 1864 – February 24, 1900) was an... More > American poet. Graduating from Dartmouth College in 1885, he is known in part for penning the school Alma Mater, Men of Dartmouth.Hovey was born in Normal, Illinois, the son of Major General Charles Edward Hovey and Harriet Spofford Hovey. He grew up in North Amherst, Massachusetts, and in Washington, D.C., before attending Dartmouth. His first volume of poems was privately published in 1880.He collaborated with Canadian poet Bliss Carman on three volumes of "tramp" verse: Songs from Vagabondia (1894), More Songs from Vagabondia (1896), and Last Songs from Vagabondia (1900), the last being published after Hovey's death.Some twenty-nine poets have attempted to write sequels for Byron’s Don Juan. Hovey was one of them. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Hovey< Less
Later Poems By Bliss Carman
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Bliss Carman FRSC (April 15, 1861 – June 8, 1929) was a... More > Canadian poet who lived most of his life in the United States, where he achieved international fame. He was acclaimed as Canada's poet laureate during his later years.In Canada, Carman is classed as one of the Confederation Poets, a group which also included Charles G.D. Roberts (his cousin), Archibald Lampman, and Duncan Campbell Scott. "Of the group, Carman had the surest lyric touch and achieved the widest international recognition. But unlike others, he never attempted to secure his income by novel writing, popular journalism, or non-literary employment. He remained a poet, supplementing his art with critical commentaries on literary ideas, philosophy, and aesthetics. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bliss_Carman< Less