From spoonriveranthology.net Edgar Lee Masters s Spoon River Anthology was an immediate commercial success when it was published in 1915 Unconventional in both style and content, it shattered the myths of small town American life A collection of epitaphs of residents of a small town, a full understanding of Spoon River requires the reader to piece together narratives from fragments contained in individual poems. New Download Books Spoon River Anthology author Edgar Lee Masters – bluevapours.co.uk
Edgar Lee Masters Garnett, Kansas, August 23, 1868 Melrose Park, Pennsylvania, March 5, 1950 was an American poet, biographer, and dramatist He is the author of Spoon River Anthology, The New Star Chamber and Other Essays, Songs and Satires, The Great Valley, The Serpent in the Wilderness An Obscure Tale, The Spleen, Mark Twain A Portrait, Lincoln The Man, and Illinois Poems In all, Masters published twelve plays, twenty one books of poetry, six novels and six biographies, including those of Abraham Lincoln, Mark Twain, Vachel Lindsay, and Walt Whitman.
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