The Unz Review: An Alternative Media Selection
A Collection of Interesting, Important, and Controversial Perspectives Largely Excluded from the American Mainstream Media
Mary McCarthy Archives
Mary McCarthy • 185 Items / 27 Books, 100 Articles, 58 Reviews
The Stones of Florence (1959)
Show MoreShow AllFinding...Find More
Email This Page to Someone

 Remember My Information



=>
Published Reviews
  1. [+]
    Mind's Eye View of a City (Review)
    The Stones of Florence, by Mary McCarthy
    1. The Stones of Florence by Mary McCarthy
    National Review, November 21, 1959, p. 490
  2. Books and the Arts
    [+]
    Miss McCarthy and the Medici (Review)
    The Stones of Florence, by Mary McCarthy
    1. The Stones of Florence by Mary McCarthy
    The New Republic, December 28, 1959, pp. 17-18
  3. [+]
    In Praise of Florence (Review)
    The Stones of Florence, by Mary McCarthy
    1. The Stones of Florence by Mary McCarthy
    The Partisan Review, Summer 1960, pp. 558-560
  4. [+]
    Mary, Mary, Quite Contrary (Review)
    The Stones of Florence, by Mary McCarthy
    1. The Stones of Florence by Mary McCarthy
    The Reporter, January 21, 1960, pp. 44-45
  5. [+]
    Atlantic Bookshelf (5 Reviews)
    Reader's Choice
    1. The Stature of Man by Colin Wilson
    2. Advertisements for Myself by Norman Mailer
    3. The Stones of Florence by Mary McCarthy
    4. In the Days of McKinley by Margaret Leech
    5. Invitation to a Beheading by Vladimir Nabokov
    The Atlantic Monthly, December 1959, pp. 166-171
  6. [+]
    The Literary Sampler (6 Reviews)
    Advertisements for Myself, by Norman Mailer
    1. Advertisements for Myself by Norman Mailer
    2. Nobel by Nicholas Halasz
    3. The Stones of Florence by Mary McCarthy
    4. For a Flower Album by Colette
    5. The Golden Age of Quackery by Stewart H. Holbrook
    6. Goodness Had Nothing to Do with It by Mae West
    The Saturday Review, October 10, 1959, pp. 21-22
  7. [+]
    Arts and Monuments (23 Reviews)
    Greek Painting, by Martin Robertson
    1. Greek Painting by Martin Robertson
    2. Japanese Prints: From the Early Masters to the Modern by James A. Michener
    3. Etruscan Art by Raymond Bloch
    4. Czechoslovakia by Jan Kvet
    5. Mainstreams of Modern Art by John Canaday
    6. Fauvism by Jean Leymarie
    7. Cubism by Guy Habasque
    8. Bruegel by Robert L. Delevoy
    9. Observations by Richard Avedon and Truman Capote
    10. Piet Mondrian by Sam Hunter and Piet Mondrian
    11. Our House by Olgivanna Lloyd Wright
    12. Frank Lloyd Wright to 1910 by Grant Carpenter Manson
    13. Triumph on Fairmount by George Roberts and Mary Howland Roberts
    14. Shadows from India by Roderick Cameron
    15. The Versailles I Love by Robert Descharnes
    16. The Rome I Love by Patrice Molinard, Jean Giono, and Felicien Marceau, ...
    17. Ancient Indonesian Art by A.J. Bernet Kempers
    18. The Stones of Florence by Mary McCarthy
    19. They Were There by Philip Van Doren Stern
    20. Dubuffet by Michel Ragon
    21. Three American Sculptors: Ferber, Hare, Lassaw by E.C. Goossen
    22. Africa by Emil Schulthess
    23. Victoria R by Helmut Gernsheim and Alison Gernsheim
    The Nation, December 12, 1959, pp. 445-450
  8. [+]
    Brief comments on recent books (25 Reviews)
    The Adams-Jefferson Letters, by Lester J. Cappon, Thomas Jefferson, and John Adams, ...
    1. The Adams-Jefferson Letters by Lester J. Cappon, Thomas Jefferson, and John Adams, ...
    2. 1859: Entering an Age of Crisis~~Eighteen Fifty-Nine: Entering an Age of Crisis by Philip Appleman, William A. Madden, and Michael Wolff, ...
    3. The End of American Innocence by Henry F. May
    4. Six Allies and a Neutral by Lloyd A. Free
    5. Winslow Homer by Lloyd Goodrich
    6. Thomas Eakins by Fairfield Porter
    7. Albert P. Ryder by Lloyd Goodrich
    8. Willem de Kooning by Thomas B. Hess
    9. Stuart Davis by E.C. Goossen
    10. Jackson Pollock by Frank O'Hara
    11. Athens in the Age of Pericles by Charles Alexander Robinson, Jr.
    12. The Stones of Florence by Mary McCarthy
    13. The Natural History of Love by Morton M. Hunt
    14. Nature and Man's Fate by Garrett Hardin
    15. The Ocean of Air by David I. Blumenstock
    16. Controls for Outer Space and the Antarctic Analogy by Philip C. Jessup and Howard J. Taubenfeld
    17. Education in the Age of Science by Brand Blanshard
    18. The Case for Basic Education by James D. Koerner
    19. Boswell for the Defence, 1769-1774 by James Boswell, William K. Wimsatt, Jr., and Frederick A. Pottle, ...
    20. The Idea of Poetry in France by Margaret Gilman
    21. Four Poets on Poetry by Don Cameron Allen
    22. Pretexts by Andre Gide and Justin O'Brien
    23. Howells: His Life and World by Van Wyck Brooks
    24. The Waterbury Record by R.L. Duffus
    25. Faulkner in the University by Frederick L. Gwynn and Joseph L. Blotner
    The American Scholar, Spring 1960, pp. 252-269