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The poets of Connecticut

with biographical sketches ...

by Charles W. Everest

  • 376 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Case, Tiffany and Burnham in Hartford .
Written in

    Places:
  • Connecticut,
  • Connecticut.
    • Subjects:
    • American poetry -- Connecticut,
    • Connecticut -- Biography,
    • Connecticut -- Poetry

    • Edition Notes

      Added t.-p., engraved.

      StatementEd. by Rev. Charles W. Everest.
      GenreBiography., Poetry.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS548.C8 E8 1844
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 468 p.
      Number of Pages468
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6590967M
      LC Control Number16021306
      OCLC/WorldCa2923660

      Full text of "The poets of Connecticut; with biographical sketches.." See other formats.   Maria Sassi, a prize-winning poet and playwright and the first poet laureate of West Hartford, writes in rhythmic waves; her work is rich in color .

        CT Poets’ Corner is a monthly feature highlighting the poetry of Connecticut authors and is selected by Ginny Lowe Connors, former poet laureate of West Hartford. December’s poet is .   In , the Guilford Poets Guild marked its 20th Anniversary, both in spirit and with the publication of its third anthology of poems, Our Changing Environment. This remarkable group of local writers includes award-winning, published shoreline poets, two poets laureate, septuagenarians, octogenarians, and a few newly-minted nonagenarians — many of whom gathered on the eve of the .

        The Poets of Connecticut; With Biographical Sketches [Everest, Charles W (Charles William) 1] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Poets of Connecticut; With Biographical SketchesFormat: Hardcover. The Connecticut Coalition of Poets Laureate, which represents current and emeritus poets laureate, has worked together to produce this volume. Poetry is flourishing in Connecticut. Towns, cities, and other sponsors are naming laureates at an unprecedented rate, as people of all ages and all walks of life turn to poetry for guidance and inspiration.


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