The Autobiography of William Carlos Williams

Author(s): William Carlos Williams

Literary biography

William Carlos Williams's medical practice and his literary career formed an undivided life. For forty years he was a busy doctor in the town of Rutherford, New Jersey, and yet he was able to write more than thirty books. One of the finest chapters in the Autobiography tells how each of his two roles stimulated and supported the other.


Product Information

William Carlos Williams (1883-1963), author of Paterson and winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Pictures from Brueghel, is widely considered one of the greatest poets of the twentieth century. Also a short-story writer, novelist, essayist, and translator, he helped in a big way to establish modernism in America.

General Fields

  • : 9780811202268
  • : New Directions Publishing Corporation
  • : New Directions Publishing Corporation
  • : February 1967
  • : 201mm X 132mm X 28mm
  • : United States
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : English
  • : very good
  • : 414
  • : William Carlos Williams
  • : Paperback