Edna St. Vincent Millay

Edna St. Vincent Millay among a flowering tree

Edna St. Vincent Millay (February 22, 1892 – October 19, 1950) was an American poet and dramatist. Her most famous works include Renascence and A Few Figs From Thistles.1

Works

Poetry

  • Renascence: and other poems (1917)
  • A Few Figs From Thistles: Poems and Four Sonnets (1920)
  • Second April (1921)
  • The Ballad of the Harp-Weaver (1922)
  • Poems (1923)
  • Distressing Dialogues (1924) under pseudonym Nancy Boyd
  • The Buck in the Snow, and Other Poems (1928)
  • Fatal Interview (1931)
  • Wine from These Grapes (1934)
  • Conversation at Midnight (1937)
  • Huntsman, What Quarry? (1939)
  • There Are No Islands, Any More: Lines Written in Passion and in Deep Concern for England, France, and My Own Country (1940)
  • Make Bright the Arrows: 1940 Notebook (1940)
  • The Murder of Lidice (1942)
  • Second April and The Buck in the Snow (1950)
  • Mine the Harvest (1954)
  • Take Up the Song (1986)
  • Selected Poems: The Centenary Edition (1991)

Translations

  • Flowers of Evil by Charles Baudelaire (1936) with George Dillon

Plays

  • Aria da capo (1919)
  • The Lamp and the Bell (1921)
  • Two Slatterns and a King: A Moral Interlude (1921)
  • Three Plays (1926)
  • The King’s Henchman (1927)
  • The Princess Marries the Page (1932)

Letters

  • Letters of Edna St. Vincent Millay (1952)

See also

External Links

References

1. “Edna St. Vincent Millay.” Encyclopedia Britannica. Accessed July 29, 2020.

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