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Mark Albert Van Doren

Died: December 10, 1972

Pen Name: Mark Van Doren

Connection to Illinois: Van Doren was born in Hope, Illinois. In 1900 his father moved his 5 sons to Urbana. Mark recieved his A. B. degree from the University of Illinois in 1914.

Biography: Mark Van Doren began his career as an instructor at Columbia University in New York in 1934 and worked there until 1959.


Mark Van Doren on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

  Good morning :
ISBN: 0809050641 OCLC: 767338

Hill and Wang, New York : ©1973.

A selection of works written during the last three years of the poet's life that reveals his awareness of death and understanding of life.

  That shining place;
ISBN: 0809092328 OCLC: 6733

Hill and Wang New York, [1969]