Edmund Wilson Quotes (29 quotes)
Memoirs of Hecate County (1946) [New York Review Books Classics, 2004], Ch. 5, p. 340
“In a sense, one can never read the book that the author originally wrote, and one can never read the same book twice.”
The Triple Thinkers (1938) [Oxford University Press, 1948], Preface, p. ix
To the Finland Station (1940) [Farrar Straus & Giroux, 1972, ISBN 374-51045-8/1145], Part I, Ch. 5: Michelet Between Nationalism and Socialism, p. 36
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsEdmund Wilson
Born: May 8, 1895
Died: June 12, 1972 (aged 77)
Occupation: Critic, essayist, editor, journalist, writer
Bio: Edmund Wilson was an American writer, literary and social critic, and noted man of letters.