Lowell, Robert (1917 - 1977)

Index to poems

Biography: 
  • Brown, Ashley. "Robert Lowell". Dictionary of Literary Biography, Volume 169: American Poets Since World War II, Fifth Series. A Bruccoli Clark Layman Book. Edited by Joseph Conte, State University of New York at Buffalo. Gale Research, 1996. pp. 165-178.
  • Lowell, Robert. Land of Unlikeness. Cummington, MA: Cummington Press, 1944; reprinted, Ann Arbor, MI: University Microfilms, 1971.
  • --. Lord Weary's Castle. New York, NY: Harcourt, 1946; reprinted, 1985. PS3523 .O89 L67 1946 Robarts Library.
  • --. Poems, 1938-1949. London, England: Faber and Faber, 1950; reprinted, 1987. PS3523 .O89 P6 Robarts Library.
  • --. The Mills of the Kavanaughs. New York, NY: Harcourt, 1951. PS3523 .O89 M5 Robarts Library.
  • --. Life Studies. New York, NY: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1959; 2nd edition published with prose memoir "91 Revere Street", London, England: Faber, 1968. PS3523 .O89 L52 Robarts Library.
  • --. For the Union Dead. New York, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1964. PS3523 .O89 F6 Robarts.
  • --. Selected Poems. London, England: Faber, 1965; reprinted, 1966.
  • --. The Achievement of Robert Lowell: A Comprehensive Selection of His Poems. Edited and introduced by William J. Martz. Glenview, IL: Scott, Foresman, 1966. PS3523 .O89 A6 1966 Robarts Library.
  • --. Near the Ocean. London, England: Faber and Faber, 1967. PS3523 .O89 N4 1967 Robarts Library.
  • --. Notebook 1967-1968. New York, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1969; 3rd edition revised and expanded as Notebook, 1970.
  • --. Fuer die Toten der Union (English with German translations; contains poetry from Life Studies, Near the Ocean, and For the Union Dead). Frankfort on the Main, Germany: Suhrkamp, 1969.
  • --. Poems de Robert Lowell (English with Spanish translations). Buenos Aires, Argentina: Editorial Sudamericana, 1969.
  • --. Poesie, 1940-1970 (English with Italian translations). Milan, Italy: Longanesi, 1972.
  • --. History. New York, NY: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1973. PS3523 .O89 H5 1973 Robarts Library.
  • --. For Lizzie and Harriet. New York, NY: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1973. PS3523 .O89 F56 1973 Robarts Library.
  • --. The Dolphin. New York, NY: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1973. PS3523 .O89 D6 1973 Robarts Library.
  • --. Robert Lowell's Poems: A Selection. Edited and introduced, with notes, by Jonathan Raban. London, England: Faber, 1974. PS3523 .O89 A6 1974 Robarts Library.
  • --. Ein Fischnetz aus teerigem Garn zu knuepfen: Robert Lowell (English with German translations; contains poems from Lord Weary's Castle, Life Studies, For the Union Dead, Near the Ocean, History, The Dolphin, and For Lizzie and Harriet). Berlin, Germany: Verlag Volk und Welt, 1976.
  • --. Day by Day. New York, NY: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1977. PS3523 .O89 D39 1977 Robarts Library.
  • --. A Poem. Vermillion, SD: Menhaden Press, 1980.
  • --. Collected Poems. Edited by Frank Bidart and David Gewanter; with the editorial assistance of DeSales Harrison. New York, NY: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2003. PS3523 .O89 A17 2003 Robarts Library.
Given Name: 
Robert Traill Spence
Family Name: 
Lowell, Jr.
Birth Date: 
March 1, 1917
Death Date: 
September 12, 1977
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Family Relations: 
father : Robert Traill Spence Lowell
mother : Charlotte Lowell
wife : Jean Stafford (from 1940 to to 1948)
wife : Elizabeth Hardwick (from 1949 to to 1972)
wife : Caroline Blackwood (from 1972)
daughter : Harriet Winslow Lowell
son : Robert Sheridan Lowell

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First RPO Edition: 
2009