Who is Louis Untermeyer?

  • (noun): United States writer (1885-1977).
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Louis Untermeyer

Louis Untermeyer (October 1, 1885 – December 18, 1977) was an American poet, anthologist, critic, and editor. He was appointed the fourteenth Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress in 1961.

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Louis Untermeyer - Selected Bibliography - Adapted or Translated Books
... (1968) Lines to a Pomeranian Puppy Valued at $3500 (1950), musical adaptation of Untermeyer poem by Irving Ravin ...

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