Item DP/ET/5/3/9 - "Accidentally on Purpose" Christmas greeting

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"Accidentally on Purpose" Christmas greeting


  • 1960 (Creation)

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(16 May 1918 - 22 January 1996)

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Annual Christmas greeting from Robert Frost. 10,600 copies printed by The Spiral Press, New York. This was one of the 600 copies printed with Frost's name as the sender. The poem was collected in "The Clearing" published 1962

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Paper cover includes loose organic strands [possibly grass]

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Original reference EEm/RF/CO/9

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