Wallace Stevens (Voice of the Poet)

By: Stevens, Wallace; J. D. McClatchy

Price: $95.00

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Book Condition: Near Fine

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A remarkable series of audiobooks, featuring distinguished twentieth-century American poets reading from their own work. A first in audiobook publishing--a series that uses the written word to enhance the listening experience--poetry to be read as well as heard. Each audiobook includes rare archival recordings and a book with the text of the poetry, a bibliography, and commentary by J. D. McClatchy, the poet and critic, who is the editor of "The Yale Review,"
"Hearing poetry spoken by the poet is always a unique illumination. This series opens our ears to some of the most passionate utterances and enthralling performances ever recorded."--Seamus Heaney, Nobel Prize winner, Poetry
"There has been a great need for a well-edited audio series for poetry, with high literary and technical quality. J. D. McClatchy has filled this need with great style."--Robert Pinsky

Title: Wallace Stevens (Voice of the Poet)

Author: Stevens, Wallace; J. D. McClatchy

Categories: Poetry, Audio CD,

Publisher: Random House Audio: 2002

ISBN Number: 0553714902

ISBN Number 13: 9780553714906

Binding: Boxed Set

Book Condition: Near Fine

Type: Poetry

Seller ID: 145411

Description: Boxed set of audio CD (71 min.) and 64-page companion book in cracked plastic case. Commentary by J.D. McClatchy.

Keywords: Modernist poet, Pulitzer Prize, Audiobook, archival Recordings, JD McClatchy, Romantic Tradition,