less than 1 minute read

Steven Vincent Benét

Benét, Steven Vincent (1898–1943), U.S. poet, novelist, and short story writer, whose works center on U.S. history and tradition. His epic poems John Brown's Body (1928) and Western Star (1943) won Pulitzer Prizes. Among his most famous short stories is “The Devil and Daniel Webster” (1937).

Additional topics

21st Century Webster's Family Encyclopedia21st Century Webster's Family Encyclopedia - Bell's palsy to Black Friday