Robert Roper

Robert Roper writes novels and biographies and is the author recently of The Savage Professor and Nabokov in America. He lives in the East Bay.  

Frost Was a San Francisco Kid

Long before he stopped by woods on a snowy evening, New England’s favorite poet roamed the rough-and-tumble streets of the Barbary Coast.


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