The Collected Poems of Wallace Stevens

The Collected Poems is the one volume that Stevens intended to contain all the poems he wished to preserve, presented in the way he wanted. It is an enduring monument to his dazzling achievement.

The Collected Poems of Wallace Stevens

An essential book for all readers of poetry, and the definitive collection from the man Harold Bloom has called “the best and most representative American poet." Originally published in 1954 to honor Stevens’s seventy-fifth birthday, the book was rushed into print for the occasion and contained scores of errors. These have now been corrected in one place for the first time by Stevens scholars John N. Serio and Christopher Beyers, based on original editions and manuscripts. The Collected Poems is the one volume that Stevens intended to contain all the poems he wished to preserve, presented in the way he wanted. It is an enduring monument to his dazzling achievement.

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The Collected Poems of Wallace Stevens
Language: en
Pages: 560
Authors: Wallace Stevens
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-05-04 - Publisher: Vintage

An essential book for all readers of poetry, and the definitive collection from the man Harold Bloom has called “the best and most representative American poet." Originally published in 1954 to honor Stevens’s seventy-fifth birthday, the book was rushed into print for the occasion and contained scores of errors. These
Wallace Stevens
Language: en
Pages: 413
Authors: Harold Bloom
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1980 - Publisher: Cornell University Press

Offers authoritative readings of the major long poems and sequences, exploring their relationship to one another and to the works of Stevens' precursors.
Wallace Stevens
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Alan D. Perlis, Alan J. Perlis
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 1976 - Publisher: Bucknell University Press

This book explores the reasons for Stevens's delight in the act of transformation, the philosophical undertones that the act of transformation suggests, and the symbolic landscape of the "imagined land" that he creates in the combined effort of the poems of transformation. The author has done excellent research into the
Wallace Stevens and the Pennsylvania Keystone
Language: en
Pages: 290
Authors: Thomas F. Lombardi
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Susquehanna University Press

"Wallace Stevens and the Pennsylvania Keystone represents the definitive work on origins as they appear in Stevens's poetry. Author Thomas Francis Lombardi, a poet himself, traces Stevens's originary influences - place, family, tradition, the feminine, ethnic heritage, and religious roots - against the cosmopolitan influences of Cambridge and New York
Wallace Stevens
Language: en
Pages: 86
Authors: Helen Vendler
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1986 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

Discusses the difficult style of Wallace Stevens, looks at his major themes, and analyzes, in detail, several of his poems