Room 26 Cabinet of Curiosities

Ogden Nash on Gertrude Stein

Posted in Beinecke Library, Yale Collection of American Literature by beineckepoetry on January 24, 2011

Ogden Nash’s “They Don’t Speak English in Paris”, ca. 1935, with his reactions to the increasing
fame and acceptance of Gertrude Stein’s writing (including a crude reference to the all African-American cast
of “Four Saints in Three Acts”)

A Garden by the Sea

Posted in Beinecke Library, General Modern Collection by beineckepoetry on May 14, 2009

Selected poems and images from a privately distributed volume from 1935:

Noailles, Anna Elisabeth de Brancovan, Philippe Gonin, and Jean Berque. 1935.
“Les jardins”: Poèmes de la Comtesse de Noailles. Paris: Frères Gonin.