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Robinson jeffers was born in 1887 in pittsburgh, pennsylvania the son of presbyterian minister and biblical scholar, dr william hamilton jeffers, as a the jeffers family frequently traveled to europe, and robinson attended boarding schools in germany and switzerland in 1902, jeffers enrolled in. 42 robinson jeffers poems ranked in order of popularity and relevancy at poemsearchercom find thousands of poems categorized into thousands of categories distant rainf, by robinson jeffers, hunter poemhuntercom. Robinson jeffers: online poems [ed note: the definitive edition of robinson jeffers' poetry is a 5-volume edition edited by tim hunt and published by stanford university press.