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Van Vechten, Carl

Overview
Works: 8 works in 28 publications in 1 language and 46 library holdings
Genres: Portraits  Biography  Records and correspondence  Pictorial works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Diaries  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Editor, Author, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3537.T323, 818.52
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Carl Van Vechten
Selected writings of Gertrude Stein by Gertrude Stein( Book )

18 editions published between 1946 and 1990 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The entire literary career of Gertrude Stein is represented in this selection of poetry and prose
The letters of Gertrude Stein and Carl Van Vechten, 1913-1946 by Gertrude Stein( Book )

3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Both in her lifetime and since, Gertrude Stein's persona received far more attention than her writings. The result was a distorted view of both her person and her work. This monumental two-volume set of her correspondence with Carl Van Vechten, the critic novelist, and photographer, offers new insight into Stein's life, her art, and the intellectual and artistic milieu of Paris. These letters also follow Van Vechten's various careers: particularly his championship of the Harlem Renaissance. The existing biographies of Stein, and even her own autobiographical writings, omit a great deal. W
Generations in Black and white : photographs by Carl Van Vechten( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighty-three photographs presenting W.E.B. DuBois, Langston Hughes, Bessie Smith, Ruby Dee, Lena Horne, James Baldwin, and others, demonstrate Van Vechten's intent to enlighten white America about black culture
The dance photography of Carl Van Vechten by Carl Van Vechten( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caruso's mustache off : and other writings about music and musicians by Carl Van Vechten( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This collection gathers a broad sampling of Carl Van Vechten's work long out of print and heretofore uncollected, including "Red", and his own revisions of his writings about music that he wished to preserve
Extravagant crowd : Carl van Vechten's portraits of women by Nancy Kuhl( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Web version of an exhibition held at the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, July 28-Oct. 18, 2003, depicting many of Carl van Vechten's photographs of women. A biographical sketch accompanies each photograph
 
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Selected writings of Gertrude Stein
Languages
English (28)

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Caruso's mustache off : and other writings about music and musiciansExtravagant crowd : Carl van Vechten's portraits of women