Robert Frost Christmas Cards: From a Milkweed Pod

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From a Milkweed Pod, Frost’s 1954 Christmas greeting, begins as an an affectionate paean to the milkweed plant, beloved of butterflies. The poem ends in a striking meditation on intemperance and uncertainty. Wood-engravings for this card were done by Thomas W. Nason.

Robert Frost. From a Milkweed Pod. New York: The Spiral Press, 1954.

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Dedication page

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Title page

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