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Edna St. Vincent Millay

Poet (22-Feb-1892 — 19-Oct-1950)


Daniel Mark Epstein. What Lips My Lips Have Kissed: The Loves and Love Poems of Edna St. Vincent Millay. New York, New York: Henry Holt & Co.. 2001. 300pp.

Marion Meade. Bobbed Hair and Bathtub Gin: Writers Running Wild in the Twenties. New York: Nan A. Talese/Doubleday. 2004. Subjects are Zelda Fitzgerald, Edna St. Vincent Millay, Dorothy Parker, and Edna Ferber.

Nancy Milford. Savage Beauty: The Life of Edna St. Vincent Millay. New York, NY: Random House. 2001.


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  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

  4. Internet Broadway Database [link]

  5. Wikipedia [link]

  6. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.1014)

  7. Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of American Writers

  8. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.480)

  9. Webster's American Biographies (p.720)

  10. New York Public Library Literature Companion (p.165)

  11. Twentieth Century Authors (p.957)

  12. The Oxford Companion to American Literature, 5th Edition (p.492)

  13. Who's Who in Lesbian & Gay Writing (p.139)

  14. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.684)

  15. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.500)

  16. International Dictionary of Women's Biography (p.324)

  17. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.344)

  18. Almanac of American Women in the 20th Century (p.41)

  19. St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture (vol.3, p.363)

  20. The Feminist Companion to Literature in English (p.739)

  21. Who's Who in Twentieth-Century World Poetry (p.308)

  22. Oxford Companion to Women's Writing in the United States (p.568)

  23. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.10)

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