Letters of Wallace Stevens.

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Long unavailable, now in paperback for the first time, these are the brilliant, subtle, illuminating letters of one of the great poets of the 20th century. Stevens' 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. 22 photos.

The Letters of Wallace Stevens 1996, University of California Press, Berkeley, CA

ISBN-13: 9780520206687

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