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The daughter of a world financier, Mona Martinsen was once a tall, extraordinary, visionary sculptor learning in Paris with the well known Auguste Rodin. The son of an American pioneer family members at the nice Plains, John G. Neihardt used to be a brief, really good, yet impoverished poet and author. It gave the impression of a substantial mismatch, but either have been irresistibly interested in an identical issues. firstly as finally, it used to be a keenness for attractiveness and a party of the amazing that certain Mona and John.

While learning sculpture and showing in Paris, Mona Martinsen was once captivated via a bit booklet of poems, A package of Myrrh, a present from her mom. Mona wrote to the younger poet, he responded, and during a chain of letters the poet in Bancroft, Nebraska, and the sculptor in Paris, France, came upon a lot in universal. Drawing on correspondence, interviews, archival study, and her personal stories, Hilda Martinsen Neihardt tells the tale of ways the sculptor and the poet met, fell in love, raised a relations, and grew outdated jointly. hot and revealing, this undying love tale will satisfaction the admirers of John G. Neihardt and remove darkness from the existence and paintings of the artist Mona Martinsen.


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