An FDC honoring Robert Frost that has been hand signed by author Howard Nemerov.
Price: 30.00 USD
Derry: United States Post Office, 1974. An FDC (First Day Cover) honoring Robert Frost that has been hand signed by author Howard Nemerov. The unused envelope, with cachet, bears the postmark of Derry, NH and is dated March 26, 1974. Frost, 1874-1963, was an American poet. His work frequently used themes from rural life in New England, using the setting to examine complex social and philosophical themes. A popular and often-quoted poet, Frost was honored frequently during his lifetime, receiving four Pulitzer Prizes. Howard Nemerov, 1920-1991, was United States Poet Laureate on two separate occasions; from 1962 to 1964, and from 1988 to 1990. The Collected Poems of Howard Nemerov won the National Book Award, the Pulitzer Prize as well as the Bollingen Prize. He was brother to photographer Diane Nemerov Arbus and father to art critic Alexander Nemerov. First edition. Fine.