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Along the Row

Boston Advertiser, Mar 4 1930

Files, Myron J. Tufts Weekly May 15, 1929

Tuftonian [May 1929] p.144-145

"Tufts Man Writes Book of Verse" [1930?]


Address to the Living

Benét, Stephen Vincent [1938]

Boston Herald, Apr 17 1937

Boston Traveler, Jan 18 1950

B[ragdon], E[lspeth] Springfield [Mass.] Republican, Mar28 1937, p 7e

Ciardi, John. Michigan Daily, June 3 1939

Coffin, R. P. T. "Believers in Life" Yankee [1937]

Davidson, Eugene. Yale Review ns 26:817 (Summer 1937)

"Dynamics of American Poetry: LXXII" Poetry Review 29:238-39 (May - June 1938)

Elliott, G. R. "Poetry Going and Coming" Virginia Quarterly Review Summer 1937

Galvin, William. "Poems Preach Action" Sacramento Bee Sept 24 1949

Hartford Courant Mar 21 1937

Hickler, Rosalie. Christian Register 116:234 (Apr 8 1937)

Holden, R. Poetry 50:170-72 (June 1937)

"John Holmes' New Volume of Verse issued" Boston Evening Transcript Mar 25 1937

Hill, Frank Ernst. "The Tree of Life" Voices [1937]

Hutchison, Percy. New York Times, Aug 22 1937, p 16

Irvine, Maurice. "Two Poets in Progress" N. Y. Times Book Review Oct 23 1949

K., E. Chicago Tribune, May 1 1937

Keller, Martha. "Characteristic Outpourings of American Verse" Philadelphia Inquirer May 27 1937

C. J. K. "Handbook of a Philosopher" Easton Express Mar 20 1937

Lechlitner, Ruth. "Joys of Life" N. Y. Herald Tribune Dec 18 1949

Leland, Marion. "Speaking of Books" Greenwich Press Apr 15 1937

Lewis, Constance Deming. Augusta [Ga.] Chronicle, Apr 11 1937

Louisville Courier-Journal Jan 22 1950

Lowell [Mass.] Telegram, Mar 7 1937

A. F. L. Lewiston Journal [1937]

J. R. "A New Poet Sounds a Call to His Age"

Moore, Merrill. Boston Transcript, Mar 27 1937, sect 6, p 3

Moore, Merrill. Hinterland 2, no 2:53-56 (n d)

Moore, Merrill. Louisville Courier-Journal, May 2 1937

New Yorker, Mar 20 1937

Oehser, Paul H. Washington Post, Mar 28 1937

Ritchey, John. Christian Science Monitor, May 19 1937, p 12

Saul, George Brandon. Hartford Courant Oct 9 1949

Somerville [Mass.] Journal, Apr 9 1937

Spencer, Martha L. "John Holmes Poems Ponder Man's Desires" Hartford Daily Times Mar 20 1937

Springfield Union [1937]

Trigg, Emma Gray. Richmond Times Dispatch, Jan 16 1938

"Two Poets Shine in Group of Five" Hartford Courant [1937]

Walton, E. L. Books, June 13 1937, p 7

Walton, E. L. New York Herald-Tribune, June 13 1937


Fair Warning

A. G. L. [1939]

Atlanta [Ga.] Constitution, Nov 51939

B[ragdon], E[lspeth] Springfield [Mass.] Republican, Nov26 1939, p 7e

Greensboro [N.C.] News, Oct 29 1939

Marion, Ellen. Winston-Salem, North Carolina Journal, Oct 29 1939

Milwaukee Journal [1939]

Nashville Morning Tennessean, Oct 29 1939

New Yorker 15:88 (Nov 4 1939)

T., D. N. Springfield [Mass.] Evening Union, Oct 19 1939

West Palm Beach, Florida Post, Oct 8 1939

West Palm Bcach, Florida Times, Nov 5 1939

Winslow, Kathryn. Poetry World 11:46-48 (Jan- Mar 1940)

 

The Poet's Work

Bascom, Elva L. Headlight on Books at Penn State 9:4 (Nov 1939)

B[ragdon], E[lspeth] Springfield [Mass.] Republican, May 7 1939, p 7e

Cameron, May. "A New Collection of Millay Poems; After a Preliminary Study of "The Poet's Work" N. Y. Post May 18 1939

Ciardi, John. Michigan Daily, June 3 1939

Craft, Peter. Books, Sept 3 1939, p 12

K. G. N. Knickerbocker News (Albany, N. Y.)

M., J. K. Catholic World 150:118 (Oct 1939)

Morley, Christopher. Boston Transcript, May 6 1939, p 1

New York Herald Tribune Sept 3 1939

New Yorker 15:80 (Apr 22 1939)

Oxford University Press, Bulletin of New Publications

Ritchey, John. Christian Science Monitor, June 17 1939, p 11

Sale, William M., Jr. Poetry 56:222-25 (July 1940)

Smythe, Daniel. Shards 7:22-23 (Summer 1939)

Tobin, J. E. Commonweal 30:192 (June 9 1939)

 

Map of My Country

Benet, William Rose. Saturday Review of Literature 26:23 (Dec 4 1943)

Booklist 40:193 (Feb 1 1944)

The Bostonian 1:5 (Dec 1943)

Frederick, J. T. Book Week, Nov 7 1943, p 9

Hartford Times, Nov 30 1943

Heller, Melvin S Tuftonian 4:13-14 (Nov 1943)

Lechlitner, Ruth. New York Herald-Tribune Weekly Book Review, Dec 12 1943, p 16

New Yorker 19:110 (Nov 27 1943)

"Poet Now Has Power To Hear Himself as Others Hear Him" Boston Herald Oct 24 1943

"Poetic Country Clearly Mapped by John Holmes" Hartford Daily Times Nov 20 1943

Poster, William. New Republic 109:890 (Dee 20 1943)

 

Little Treasury of Love Poems

Booklist 47:132 (Dec 1 1950)

Boston Herald Dec 17 1950

Cincinnati Enquirer Nov 25 1950

Cincinnati Guidepost Dec 1950

Christian Century ("Books in Brief") Jan 3 1951

Cleveland Plain Dealer Nov 26 1950

Detroit News Dec 3 1950

"Fine Collection of Love Poems" Dallas Times-Herald Feb 4 1951

Ghiselin, Brewster. Western Review 16:242-48 (Spring 1952)

Hill, Beverly. "Toujours L'Amour"

Humphries, Rolfe. Nation 171:536, (Dec 9 1950)

K. F. C. "Little Treasury of Love Poems Is Fine Anthology" Pasadena Star News Oct 29 1950

Kirkus 18:449 (Aug 1 1950)

"Love in Rhyme" New Orleans Picayune Oct 29 1950

"Love Poems" Los Angeles Times Nov 5 1950

New York Herald Tribune Jan 7 1951

"Poetry" Quincy Patriot Ledger Oct 26 1950

Poore, Charles. New York Times, Oct 26 1950

Providence Journal Nov 19 1950

Washington Post Dec 3 1950

Wolfe, Ann F. "Fine Addition to 'Little Treasury' Series" Columbus Dispatch Dec 3 1950

 

The Double Root

Buffalo Evening News Nov 25 1950

Carruth, Hayden. Nation 172:91 (Jan 27 1951)

Hooper, Alysan. "Holmes' Poetry Found Mature And Refreshing" Portland Press Herald Dec 10 1950

Hodsdon, Phyllis A. Tufts Alumni Review 5:25 (Spring 1951)

LaZebnik, Vesta. "For Two Types of Readers" Worcester Telegram Dec 24 1950

McDonald, G. D. Library Journal 76:519 (Mar 15 1951)

"The Poet' s Corner" Trenton Times Dec 10 1950

Providence Journal Nov 19 1950

Ritchie, Carol M. "New Third Volume of Holmes Poetry" Boston Herald, Jan 7 [1950?]

L. D. R. Hopkins Review

Washington Post Jan 7 1951

Wilmington News Nov 27 1950

 

The Symbols

Barnet, Sylvan. Tufts Alumni Review n s 1: 17 (May 1955)

Francis , Robert "The Symbols" Chautauqua Daily July 18 1955


Writing Poetry

Berkeley Daily Gazette

Booklist 57:84 (Oct 1 1960)

Booth, Philip. Christian Science Monitor, June 29 1960, p 5

Ciardi, John. Tufts Alumni Review 6:18 (Fall 1960)

F., D. Wellesley [Mass.] Townsman, June 23 1960

Horn Book 37:141 (Apr 1961)

Houghton, F. Audience 7:125-26 (Summer 1960)

Kenny, Herbert A. Boston Globe, July 24 1960

Moore, Harry T. Boston Herald, July 17 1960, sect P, p 3

"On Writing Poetry" Oakland [Ca.] June 22 1960

"Prof. Holmes' New Book Claims Poets Not Highbrows Nor Beatniks" Tufts Hilltopper July 6 1960 p.2

Salomon, I. L. Saturday Review 43:30 (Oct 29 1960)

Smith, Ray. Library Journal 85:2790 (Aug 1960)

 

The Fortune Teller

Booklist 57:564 (May 15 1961)

Booth, Philip. Christian Science Monitor, July 6 1961, p 7

Engle, Paul. New York Herald-Tribune Books, July 30 1961, p 7

Jacobsen, J. Prairie Schooner 36:286-87 (Fall 1962)

Kirkus 29:144 (Feb 1 1961)

Moore, Harry T. "Boston Setting for Poet" Newspaper clipping Apr 30 1961

Nichols, J. Essence 23:10 (Summer 1961)

Smith, Ray. Library Journal 86:1782 (May 1 1961)

Spector, R. D. Saturday Review 44:15 (July 22 1961)

Turco, L. Voices 176:39-43 (Sept - Dec 1961)


Selected Poems

Booth, Philip. Christian Science Monitor, June 24 1965, p 9

Eberhart, Richard. New York Times, Jan 23 1966

Scott, W. T. Saturday Review 48:57 (Oct 9 1965)

 

The Complete College Reader

Johnson, Philip N. Tufts Alumni Review 5:19 (Winter, 1951)

New Republic Dec 11 1950

   

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