Many of Wilson's writings have been anthologized. But there is another body of work -- over fifty fine essays on aspects of contemporary literature and ideas -- that have been scattered in a variety of magazines, including The New Yorker , The New Republic , Vanity Fair , and The Nation . The editors, who recognize Wilson (1895-1972) as one of America's greatest men of letters of the twentieth century, also view his writing as a powerful antidote to late twentieth-century trends and fads and have collected his pieces ...

From Uncollected Edmund Wilson 1995, Ohio University Press

ISBN-13: 9780821411278

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