Stephen Vincent Benet Poems
A list of Stephen Vincent Benet Poems. This poet page also includes a link to popular and all-time best Stephen Vincent Benet poems and the poet's biography. Many of these Benet poems may be famous while other poems may be less well-known.
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Stephen Vincent Benét (July 22, 1898 – March 13, 1943) was an American author, poet, short story writer, and novelist. Benét is best known for his book-length narrative poem of the American Civil War, John Brown's Body (1928), for which he won a Pulitzer Prize in 1929, and for two short stories, " The Devil and Daniel Webster " (1936) and " By the Waters of Babylon " (1937). In 2009, The Library of America selected Benét’s story “The King of the Cats” (1929) for inclusion in its two-century retrospective of American Fantastic Tales, edited by Peter Straub .
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