A Girl Called Vincent

A Girl Called Vincent

The Life of Poet Edna St. Vincent Millay

Book - 2016
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"Tracing Millay's life from her youth in Maine to the bohemian fervor of her early adulthood in Greenwich Village and Paris to the demanding existence of a public personality, this fascinating biography will captivate middle grade readers. Including photos, full-length poems, plentiful letter and diary excerpts, a time line, source notes, and bibliography, this is an indispensable resource for any young person interested in poetry, literature, or biographies of remarkable people in American history."--Provided by publisher.
Contents: A girl called Vincent
Four homes in two years
A very young housekeeper
A person of intense moods
Goodbye to little girlhood
The poem that raised a furor
Hello, New York!
The pink-and-gray college
The "it girl" of Greenwich Village
European adventures
An embarrassment of riches
The poet as celebrity
The flickering candle
Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Chicago Review Press Incorporated, [2016]
Branch Call Number: B M6457go
Characteristics: xi, 208 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
ISBN: 9781613731727


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