Robinson Jeffers, “Carmel Point” and the excerpt from “De Rerum Virtute,” from The Selected Poetry of Robinson Jeffers. Copyright 1935 and © 1963 by Donnan Jeffers and Garth Jeffers. Used by permission of Random House, Inc.
Jeffers, Robinson, James Karman, and Una Jeffers. The Collected Letters of Robinson Jeffers: With Selected Letters of Una Jeffers. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2009.
Jeffers, Robinson. The Double Axe and Other Poems. New York: Random House, 1948.
—–. The Collected Poetry of Robinson Jeffers. Edited by Tim Hunt. 5 vols. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1988-2001.
—–. The Wild God of the World: An Anthology of Robinson Jeffers. Edited by Albert Gelpi. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2003. Jeffers, Una. “How Carmel Won Hearts of the Jeffers Family.” The Carmel Pine Cone (April 19, 1940): 9.
Writer: James Karman, Emeritus Professor of English and Religious Studies, California State University, Chico
Editor: Erika Koss for the National Endowment for the Arts
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Special thanks to Steve Young of the Poetry Foundation, and to Alex Vardamis, Elliot Ruchowitz-Roberts, and Joan Hendrickson of the Robinson Jeffers Tor House Foundation.