A poet, Frost received numerous awards and honors for his works, such as four Pulitzer Prizes and the Congressional Medal of Honor in 1961. He even served as consultant in poetry to the Library of Congress in the late 1950s.
The Complete Poems of Robert Frost Call Number: PS3511 .R94 1950 Created in 1950, this is number 1089 in an edition run of 1500 and is signed by the author.
Hard Not to be King
Call Number: PS3511.R94 H3
Number 68 in a signed first edition run of 300 from 1951.
A Way Out; A One Act Play
Call Number: PS3511.R94 W3 1929
One of 485 copies printed in 1929 with a preface signed by the author.
Call Number: PS3511.R94 A7
Published in 1954 to coincide with Frost's eightieth birthday. Number 344 of 650, of which only five hundred were for sale, and is signed.
When Cather was a child, her family relocated to Nebraska from Virginia where they met other settlers from various countries, such as Norway, France, Bohemia, and Mexico. These interactions and growing up on the prairie became sources of inspiration for much of her work, including My Ántonia. The book was published in 1918 and focuses on a lawyer recalling his childhood growing up with the titular character.