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Kenneth Rexroth

Poet, Author (22-Dec-1905 — 6-Jun-1982)


Lee Bartlett (editor). Kenneth Rexroth and James Laughlin: Selected Letters. New York: Norton. 1991. 292pp.

Geoffrey Gardner (editor). For Rexroth: The Ark 14. New York: The Ark. 1980. 413pp.

Morgan Gibson. Kenneth Rexroth. New York: Twayne. 1972. 156pp.

Morgan Gibson. Revolutionary Rexroth: Poet of East-West Wisdom. Hamden, CT: Archon Books. 1986. 153pp.

Linda Hamalian. A Life of Kenneth Rexroth.. New York and London: W. W. Norton & Company. 1990. 444pp.

James Hartzell; Richard Zumwinkle. Kenneth Rexroth: A Checklist of His Published Writings. Los Angeles, CA: Friends of the UCLA Library. 1967. 67pp.


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  5. Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of American Writers

  6. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.592)

  7. New York Public Library Literature Companion (p.199)

  8. The Oxford Companion to American Literature, 5th Edition (p.636)

  9. Twentieth Century Authors, First Supplement (p.822)

  10. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.865)

  11. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.606)

  12. Who's Who in Twentieth-Century World Poetry (p.273)

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