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The Resource The whole harmonium : the life of Wallace Stevens, Paul Mariani

The whole harmonium : the life of Wallace Stevens, Paul Mariani

Label
The whole harmonium : the life of Wallace Stevens
Title
The whole harmonium
Title remainder
the life of Wallace Stevens
Statement of responsibility
Paul Mariani
Title variation
Lfe of Wallace Stevens
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A perceptive, insightful biography of perhaps the most important American poet of the twentieth century, Wallace Stevens, by an accomplished biographer and poet who traces Stevens's lifelong artistic quest"--
Summary
A biography of the American poet describes how he wrote while simultaneously establishing his executive career at an insurance company and explains the impact had by his most influential book, Harmonium, not published until he was in his mid-40s
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
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10483953
Cataloging source
DLC
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Mariani, Paul L
Dewey number
  • 811/.52
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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  • Stevens, Wallace
  • Poets, American
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Stevens, Wallace
  • Poets, American
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the life of Wallace Stevens
Label
The whole harmonium : the life of Wallace Stevens, Paul Mariani
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [415]-460) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The heaven of an old home: 1879-1897 -- Harvard: 1897-1900 -- Starting out: 1900-1903 -- Two versions of the American sublime: 1903-1906 -- Wingèd victory: 1907-1913 -- An explosion in a shingle factory: 1913-1916 -- The eye of the blackbird: 1916-1918 -- Hartford on the harmonium: 1919-1921 -- The comedian as the letter C: 1921-1923 -- A baby among us: 1923-1934 -- The idea of order at Key West: 1934-1936 -- The man with the blue guitar: 1936-1937 -- The noble rider and the sound of words: 1938-1941 -- The son restores the father: 1941-1945 -- Farewell to an idea: 1944-1947 -- The eye's plain version: 1948-1949 -- The obscurity of an order: 1950-1951 -- A new knowledge of reality: 1952-1954 -- A final seriousness: 1954-1955
Control code
ocn913572947
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
481 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781451624373
Lccn
2015020110
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)913572947
Label
The whole harmonium : the life of Wallace Stevens, Paul Mariani
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [415]-460) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The heaven of an old home: 1879-1897 -- Harvard: 1897-1900 -- Starting out: 1900-1903 -- Two versions of the American sublime: 1903-1906 -- Wingèd victory: 1907-1913 -- An explosion in a shingle factory: 1913-1916 -- The eye of the blackbird: 1916-1918 -- Hartford on the harmonium: 1919-1921 -- The comedian as the letter C: 1921-1923 -- A baby among us: 1923-1934 -- The idea of order at Key West: 1934-1936 -- The man with the blue guitar: 1936-1937 -- The noble rider and the sound of words: 1938-1941 -- The son restores the father: 1941-1945 -- Farewell to an idea: 1944-1947 -- The eye's plain version: 1948-1949 -- The obscurity of an order: 1950-1951 -- A new knowledge of reality: 1952-1954 -- A final seriousness: 1954-1955
Control code
ocn913572947
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
481 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781451624373
Lccn
2015020110
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)913572947

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