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Author QuotedMark Van Doren
Title QuotedCollected and New Poems, 1924-1963
Date (Year/Month/Day)1963/08/18
Imprint[S.l.] : Farrar. Straus and Giroux, 1963
QuotationThanks for the letter and above all for the book [Van Doren's Collected and New Poems, 1924"”1963]. THE book in every way: yours, ours, the year's, the world's and the time's. As it should be, a world in itself, and a century in itself, an era, an Eden, full of Bible, full of world, full of America, full of farms and people and animals. In every way the best book ever "¦
Quotation SourceThe Road to Joy: Letters to New and Old Friends.; Edited by Robert E. Daggy. / [S.l.] : Flame. 1990, p. 45-46
Letter toMark Van Doren
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