Library of America: October 1997
"Undoubtedly, the single finest collection of Wallace Stevens ever produced." -- Library Journal
Wallace Stevens's unique voice combined meditative speculation and what he called "the essential gaudiness of poetry" in a body of work of astonishing profusion and exuberance, poems that have remained an inspiration and influence for generations of poets and readers. Now, for the first time, the works of America's supreme poet of the imagination are collected in one authoritative Library of America volume.
Here are all of Stevens's published books of poetry, side-by-side for the fir... View More...