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
The broken tower: a life of Hart CraneUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Mariani, a professor at the University of Massachusetts and a poet himself (The Great Wheel, LJ 3/15/96), has authored biographies of Robert Lowell and John Berryman and was nominated for the National ... Read full review