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Simpson, Louis 1923-2012

Overview
Works: 192 works in 551 publications in 2 languages and 19,858 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  Romance fiction  Fiction  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Editor, Signer, Author of introduction, Other, ed
Classifications: PS3537.I75, 811.54
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A revolution in taste : studies of Dylan Thomas, Allen Ginsberg, Sylvia Plath, and Robert Lowell by Louis Simpson( Book )

36 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simpson shows how Dylan Thomas reminded American poets of the importance of the personal voice, the poetry of feelings and inner needs. He then moves to three American poets, examining how they responded to, and helped make the "revolution in taste."
An introduction to poetry by Louis Simpson( Book )

32 editions published between 1967 and 1986 in English and held by 1,247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diverse works from Chaucer to Bob Dylan have been carefully arranged to facilitate the understanding and enjoyment of all poetry
Three on the tower : the lives and works of Ezra Pound, T.S. Eliot, and William Carlos Williams by Louis Simpson( Book )

11 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the end of the open road : poems by Louis Simpson( Book )

22 editions published between 1963 and 1982 in English and held by 1,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected poems by Louis Simpson( Book )

17 editions published between 1905 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawn from the 1964 Pulitzer Prize winner's four previous works, including twelve new poems
A dream of governors; poems by Louis Simpson( Book )

20 editions published between 1955 and 1967 in English and held by 917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New poets of England and America by Donald Hall( Book )

24 editions published between 1957 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Robert Frost observes in his introduction to New Poets of England and America, "All poets I have ever heard of struck their note long before forty ... The statistics are all in favor of their being as good and lyric as they will ever be ... The poets of this group, many of them my friends and already known to many of us, need live to write no better, need only wait to be better known for what they have written."--World Publishing Company
Adventures of the letter I by Louis Simpson( Book )

12 editions published between 1971 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collected poems by Louis Simpson( Book )

18 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"These are not all my poems--they are the poems I would like to be remembered by"--Page vii
The owner of the house : new collected poems, 1940-2001 by Louis Simpson( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A major poetry collection by one of America's most widely acclaimed poets, published in his eightieth Year!
Searching for the ox : [poems] by Louis Simpson( Book )

13 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Hogg; a critical study by Louis Simpson( Book )

13 editions published between 1962 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

People live here : selected poems 1949-1983 by Louis Simpson( Book )

9 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caviare at the funeral : poems by Louis Simpson( Book )

8 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best hour of the night : poems by Louis Simpson( Book )

6 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the room we share by Louis Simpson( Book )

7 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There you are : poems by Louis Simpson( Book )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern poets of France : a bilingual anthology by Louis Simpson( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and French and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this bilingual anthology, editor and translator Simpson selects those masterpieces of French poetry that formed the taste of generations of readers throughout the world. Here are the moderns of 1848, the Symbolist poets of the turn of the century, the Dadaists, and the Surrealists who flourished in the 1930's. Also included are biographies of the poets and descriptions of main literary movements. --Story Line Press
Struggling times : poems by Louis Simpson( Book )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

<DIV>The Pulitzer Prize-winning poet's new collection reflects sixty years as a leading figure in American letters.</DIV>
A Company of poets by Louis Simpson( Book )

6 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The owner of the house : new collected poems, 1940-2001
Alternative Names
Louis Simpson Amerikaans dichter (1923-2012)

Louis Simpson amerikansk poet

Louis Simpson poeta giamaicano

Louis Simpson US-amerikanischer Lyriker, Kritiker und Pulitzer-Preisträger

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לואיס סימפסון

لوئیس سیمپسون شاعر آمریکایی

Languages
English (319)

French (1)

Covers
There you are : poemsModern poets of France : a bilingual anthologyStruggling times : poemsThe king my father's wreckContemporary literary criticism