The Broken Tower: A Life of Hart Crane
Written by award-winning biographer Paul Mariani, "The Broken Tower" reads with all the drama of a psychological novel and the inexorable force of a Greek tragedy. Few poets have lived as extraordinary and fascinating life as Hart Crane, the American poet who made his meteoric rise in the late 1920s and then flamed out just as suddenly, killing himself at the age of 32. 34 photos.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - catfantastic - LibraryThing
Paul Mariani's biography of Hart Crane is captivating and illuminating. It provides exactly what I was looking for - a nonjudgmental account of Crane's life - but it is also a terrifically detailed ... Read full review
Review: The Broken Tower: The Life of Hart CraneUser Review - Egor - Goodreads
"A life extraordinary" as the cover says Crane's was not. If you expect to find a story as powerful as Crane's poetry, or insights into why he wrote the way he did, you will be disappointed. That said ... Read full review