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"The art of teaching is the art of assisting discovery." -- Mark Van Doren
Mark Van Doren (June 13, 1894 – December 10, 1972) was an American Pulitzer Prize-winning poet, writer and a critic, apart from being a scholar and a professor of English at Columbia University for nearly 40 years, where he inspired a generation of influential writers and thinkers including, Thomas Merton, John Berryman, and Beat Generation writers such as Allen Ginsberg and Jack Kerouac. He remained literary editor of The Nation, in New York City (1924—28), and its film critic, 1935 to 1938..

Amongst his notable works, many published in The Kenyon Review , include a collaboration with brother Carl Van Doren, American and British Literature since 1890 (1939), the play The Last Days of Lincoln; critical studies, The Poetry of John Dryden (1920), Shakespeare (1939), The Noble Voice (1945) and Nathaniel Hawthorne (1949), collections of poems like three book-length narrative poems: Jonathan Gentry (1931), stories, and the verse play The Last Days of Lincoln (1959).

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Total Books: 55
John Dryden a Study of His Poetry
2010 - John Dryden a Study of His Poetry (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781153388801
ISBN-10: 1153388804
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Henry David Thoreau
2009 - Henry David Thoreau (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781151549952
ISBN-10: 1151549959
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The Poetry of John Dryden
2009 - The Poetry of John Dryden (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781150127731
ISBN-10: 1150127732
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Henry David Thoreau A Critical Study
2009 - Henry David Thoreau a Critical Study [1916] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781112436475
ISBN-10: 1112436472
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Poetry of John Dryden -1920
2009 - The Poetry of John Dryden -1920 (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781112252037
ISBN-10: 1112252037
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John Dryden - A Study Of His Poetry
2007 - John Dryden - a Study of His Poetry (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781406724882
ISBN-10: 1406724882
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Edwin Arlington Robinson
2007 - Edwin Arlington Robinson (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781432599270
ISBN-10: 1432599275
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Shakespeare
2005 - Shakespeare [New York Review Books Classics] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781590171684
ISBN-10: 1590171683
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Poetry of John Dryden The
2005 - Poetry of John Dryden The (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781410223838
ISBN-10: 1410223833
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Angel in the Forest A Fairy Tale of Two Utopias
1994 - Angel in the Forest a Fairy Tale of Two Utopias (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781564780546
ISBN-10: 1564780546
Genre: Nonfiction
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Nathaniel Hawthorne
1973 - Nathaniel Hawthorne [The American Men of Letters Series--] (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780837165523
ISBN-10: 0837165520
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In the beginning love Dialogues on the Bible
In the Beginning Love Dialogues on the Bible (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780381982362
ISBN-10: 038198236X
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The book of praise Dialogues on the Psalms
The Book of Praise Dialogues on the Psalms (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780381982713
ISBN-10: 0381982718
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Liberal education
Liberal Education [Beacon paperback no. 86] (Other)
ISBN-13: 9780807031995
ISBN-10: 0807031992
Genre: Nonfiction
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Mark Van Doren 100 Poems
Mark Van Doren 100 Poems (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780809000869
ISBN-10: 0809000865
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Collected Stories
Collected Stories [Collected Stories] (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780809035502
ISBN-10: 0809035502
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Good morning last poems
Good Morning Last Poems (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780809050642
ISBN-10: 0809050641
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Mark Van Doren Three Plays
Mark Van Doren Three Plays (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780809096008
ISBN-10: 0809096005
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American and British Literature Since 1890
American and British Literature Since 1890 (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780891970071
ISBN-10: 089197007X
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