Noted Authors

May 16, 1999

Robert Frost

(1874-1963)

Frost is remembered favorably for his poems with settings in rural New England. He is considered a major American poet of the 20th century.

In England, he wrote, "A Boy's Will" and "North of Boston." By the time he came back to the United States his reputation preceded him.

Two of Frost's most notable poems are "The Road Not Taken" and "Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening". He later taught at various universities in the United States

-- Benet's Reader's Encyclopedia of American Literature

Pub Date: 05/16/99

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