Not Ideas About the Thing but the Thing Itself
"Not Ideas About the Thing but the Thing Itself", from The Collected Poems of Wallace Stevens, copyright 1954 by Wallace Stevens and renewed 1982 by Holly Stevens. Used by permission of Alfred A. Knopf, a division of Random House, Inc.
Source: The Collected Poems of Wallace Stevens (Alfred A. Knopf, 1954)
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Poet Wallace Stevens 1879–1955
SCHOOL / PERIOD Modern