The necessary angel: essays on reality and the imagination

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Vintage Books, 1965 - Poetry - 176 pages
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Review: The Necessary Angel: Essays on Reality and the Imagination

User Review  - Gerry LaFemina - Goodreads

Stevens is a brilliant thinker, and I love how he moves between philosophy and his work as a writer in regards to how we seek truth. Smart, well written, and thoroughly engaging. Read full review

Review: The Necessary Angel: Essays on Reality and the Imagination

User Review  - Robert - Goodreads

I read the first essay of this book about a year ago and was blown away. The writing style was convoluted and logically frayed... but the punchline was good enough that I am still trying to figure out ... Read full review

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