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Stevens, Wallace 1879-1955

Works: 1,976 works in 4,131 publications in 7 languages and 177,803 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  Biography  Records and correspondence  Biographies  Musical settings  Juvenile works  Educational television programs  Biographical television programs  Television mini-series 
Roles: Author, Lyricist, Performer, Narrator, Other, Creator, Author of introduction, Dedicatee, Editor, Illustrator, Honoree
Classifications: PS3537.T4753, 811.52
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The collected poems of Wallace Stevens by Wallace Stevens( Book )
217 editions published between 1923 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 4,549 libraries worldwide
"The Collected Poems" is the one volume that Stevens intented to contain all the poems he wished to preserve, presented in the way he wanted. An essential collection for all readers of poetry, it is an enduring monument to his dazzling achievement. 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 Chris Beyers, based on original editions and manuscripts
American poetry : the twentieth century ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2,352 libraries worldwide
Contains over 1500 poems by more than 200 well-known American poets, including Langston Hughes, T.S. Eliot, Ezra Pound, Robert Frost, and Wallace Stevens
Opus posthumous by Wallace Stevens( Book )
89 editions published between 1957 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,162 libraries worldwide
When Opus Posthumous first appeared in 1957, it was an appropriate capstone to the career of one of the most important writers of the twentieth century. It included many poems missing from Stevens's Collected Poems, along with Stevens's characteristically inventive prose and pieces for the theater. Now Milton J. Bates, the author of the acclaimed Wallace Stevens: A Mythology of Self, has edited and revised Opus Posthumous to correct the previous edition's errors and to incorporate material that has come to light since original publication. A third of the poems and essays in this edition are new to the volume. The resulting book is an invaluable literary document whose language and insights are fresh, startling, and eloquent
The necessary angel : essays on reality and the imagination by Wallace Stevens( Book )
57 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in English and held by 1,552 libraries worldwide
Necessary Angel by Wallace Stevens "In this book, the first collection of his prose works, he accounts in scintillating language for the peculiarly modern and sometimes deliquescent fervor that has prompted his poems. Few poets have written so characteristically about their own craft." 'Perspective'U.S.A. "These are rich essays, simply constructed yet richly and elegantly written." 'Hayden Carruth, The Nation "The most welcome attribute of the book is its humane good sense, equally manifest whether Stevens is discussing a desolate Pennsylvania churchyard. Plato's images or the personalities of those who prefer a drizzle in Venice to a hard rain in Hartford.' 'New Republic "It is a rare pleasure to breathe the atmosphere of confidence and wholeness which distinguishes the world of Wallace Stevens. Here we are refreshed by certainty without fragmentariness, by joyous possibilities without dishonesty. Here we find a moral and philosophical center through which reality may be repossessed and re-created with each new poetic act." 'C. Roland Wagner, The Hudson Revie
The palm at the end of the mind : selected poems and a play by Wallace Stevens( Book )
47 editions published between 1967 and 1990 in English and Catalan and held by 1,525 libraries worldwide
Six American poets : an anthology by Joel Conarroe( Book )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 1,128 libraries worldwide
An anthology of 247 memorable poems by six of America's greatest poets encompasses the works of Walt Whitman, Emily Dickinson, William Carlos Williams, Wallace Stevens, Robert Frost, and Langston Hughes
Letters of Wallace Stevens by Wallace Stevens( Book )
50 editions published between 1966 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,087 libraries worldwide
Long unavailable, now in paperback for the first time, these are the brilliant, subtle, illuminating letters of one of the great poets of the twentieth century. Wallace Stevens's famous criterion for poetry - "It should give pleasure"--Informed his epistolary aesthetic as well; these letters stimulate one's appetite for poetry as they valorize the imagination and the senses. They also offer fascinating glimpses of Stevens as family man, insurance executive, connoisseur, and friend
Harmonium by Wallace Stevens( Book )
55 editions published between 1923 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 981 libraries worldwide
Souvenirs and prophecies : the young Wallace Stevens by Holly Stevens( Book )
4 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 829 libraries worldwide
An account of Stevens' early life, incorporating his journal and other writings
Selected poems by Wallace Stevens( Book )
75 editions published between 1943 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 690 libraries worldwide
The first new selection of this acclaimed poet's work in nearly twenty years - now in paperback - is a rich reminder to poetry readers of his lasting contribution and his unending ability to puzzle, fascinate, and delight us
The auroras of autumn by Wallace Stevens( Book )
13 editions published between 1950 and 1952 in English and held by 551 libraries worldwide
Voices & visions ( visu )
15 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 484 libraries worldwide
College course in American poetry presents the lives and poetry of 13 major poets
A paper zoo : a collection of animal poems by modern American poets by Renée Karol Weiss( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 469 libraries worldwide
A collection of sophisticated animal poems by well known poets about such things as naming cats, a singing bird, and a slow-moving sloth
Transport to summer by Wallace Stevens( Book )
12 editions published between 1947 and 1951 in English and held by 451 libraries worldwide
Parts of a world by Wallace Stevens( Book )
15 editions published between 1942 and 1951 in English and held by 409 libraries worldwide
Wallace Stevens reading his poems by Wallace Stevens( Sound Recording )
24 editions published between 1956 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 336 libraries worldwide
Wallace Stevens reads his poetry
Wallace Stevens : a celebration by Robert Buttel( Book )
11 editions published between 1967 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 333 libraries worldwide
Introduces the poetry of Wallace Stevens through annotated selections of his works and relevant illustrations. Delightful harmony and boundless imagination: these characteristics make Wallace Stevens' work very special, and perfect for children. Twenty-seven of his finest verses, evocatively illustrated, provide the perfect introduction to Stevens' poetry. "From a Junk" reveals a boat at sea in the moonlight that "burns ... and glistens, wide and wide, under the five-horned stars of night." A little girl - "sweeter than the sound of the willow"--Proudly dressed in her Sunday best accompanies the child-centered "Song." From the farm landscape of "Ploughing on Sunday" to the three delicate dancing figures of "The Plot Against the Giant," each picture and each poem will delight
The ambient air ; Soundshots ; Full circle by Louise Talma( file )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 327 libraries worldwide
A mind of winter : the music of George Benjamin by George Benjamin( file )
4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 296 libraries worldwide
The man with the blue guitar, including Ideas of order by Wallace Stevens( Book )
8 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 278 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Stevens W.
Stevens W. 1879-1955
Stevens Wallace
Wallace Stevens Amerikaans auteur
Wallace Stevens amerikansk poet
Wallace Stevens poeta estadounidense
Wallace Stevens poeta estatunidenc
Wallace Stevens poeta i eseista amerykański
Wallace Stevens poeta statunitense
Wallace Stevens poète américain
Wallace Stevens US-amerikanischer Lyriker und Essayist
Γουάλλας Στίβενς
Воллес Стівенс
Стивенс У
Стивенс У. 1879-1955
Уолес Стывенс
Уоллес Стивенс
Уолъс Стивънс
וולאס סטיבנס
וולאס סטיבנס משורר אמריקאי
טרסי, בעז.
סטיבנס, וולאס 1879-1955
والاس استیونز شاعر آمریکایی
ولاس ستيفنز
ولاس ستيفنز شاعر أمريكي
스티븐스, 월러스 1879-1955
스티븐즈, 월러스 1879-1955
월리스 스티븐스
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