Selected Poems

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1945.

Price: $200.00

Hardcover. First edition. Toning on the endpapers from binder's glue, else near fine in very good or better with a tear on the front panel near the front flap fold, with several small tape repairs on the inside of the jacket.

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Selected Poems. John Crowe RANSOM.

John Crowe Ransom
birth name: John Crowe Ransom
born: 4/30/1888
died: 7/4/1974
nationality: USA

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American poet and critic, leading theorist of the Southern literary renaissance that began after World War I. Ransom's The New Criticism (1941) provided the name for the influential mid-20th Century school of criticism. - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literaturemore