Wallace Stevens is one of my favorite poets.
In the popular sense, he is known for a series of remarkable early poems, in most cases not terribly long, notable for striking images and quite beautiful prosody.
Another part is in the music of the poetry, a memorable music which plays in mind and heart and moves us into new feelings of things.
This LOA volume is the comprehensive and accurate words of the Poet.
And only from this Poet, as it should be ; no intrusive editing or flunky introductions. Read more
Wallace Stevens is one of my favorite poets. It's so nice to be able to pick up this volume and read a random poem to get my mind questioning again and feeling the sparkle from his... Read morePublished 22 months ago by Alice Shapiro
No wonder Marianne Moore wrote those lines. Actually I love poetry, poetry written from the eyes to be sure, but mostly from the lyrical intellect inspired by the loins and the... Read morePublished on December 31, 2012 by Panayoti Kelaidis
Stevens is one of my favorite poets in North America. He plays with words and give us such a tremendous meaning. It's pretty much like my daily reading. Read morePublished on November 25, 2011 by Douglas Machado
I find in Stevens a wonderful affirmation of the human. So much of his poetry, though at times dark and cryptic, abounds in wonderful assertions which are sincere in their... Read morePublished on October 24, 2010 by William Darkbloom
This volume contains all the poems by the great poet, including unpublished ones. It also includes the Necessary Angel as well as miscellaneous prose such as speeches, interviews,... Read morePublished on August 30, 2008 by T. Tse
Wallace Stevens: Collected Poetry and Prose is the best single collection of Stevens' work I have found yet. Read morePublished on September 15, 2007 by Andrea di Pietro della Gondola
Stevens' Collected Prose and Poetry is essential for anyone interested in wonderful art and thought. Read morePublished on September 30, 2006 by Crowley Fan