Title: The Anatomy of Nonsense
Publisher: New Directions, Norfolk, Connecticut
Publication Date: 1943
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included
Edition: First edition.
Octavo. original white cloth lettered in brown. In the four long essays of this book - on Henry Adams, T. S. Eliot, Wallace Stevens and John Crowe Ransom - Yvor Winters develops his own theories of the nature of the best literature by attacking the positions of four important writers whose leading ideas appear to him to be not good sense. In Winter's view, each of the four, notwithstanding his unquestioned ability, has suffered from one form or another of confusion, to the detriment of his full success as an artist . pictorial dust jacket (with some wear at head of spine, two small spots on front panel). Bookseller Inventory # 32765
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