Catalog

Record Details

Catalog Search



The whole harmonium : the life of Wallace Stevens / Paul Mariani.

Mariani, Paul L., author. (Author).
Image of item

Electronic resources

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greenwood Public Library - Greenwood BIO STEVENS (Text) 36626103725784 Adult Biographies Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch B STEVENS MARIANI (Text) 33946003086480 Biographies . End of Nonfiction section . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781451624373
  • ISBN: 1451624379
  • Physical Description: 481 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2016.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages [415]-460) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: The heaven of an old home: 1879-1897 -- Harvard: 1897-1900 -- Starting out: 1900-1903 -- Two versions of the American sublime: 1903-1906 -- Wing{grave}ed 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.
Summary, etc.: "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"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Stevens, Wallace, 1879-1955.
Poets, American > 20th century > Biography.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY > Literary.
LITERARY CRITICISM > American > General.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY > General.
Genre: Biographies.

Additional Resources