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Whalen, Philip

Overview
Works: 22 works in 43 publications in 1 language and 1,392 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Records and correspondence  Domestic fiction  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Sea stories  Psychological fiction  Dystopias  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Narrator
Classifications: PS3537.T3234, 813.5
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Philip Whalen
 
Most widely held works by Philip Whalen
On bread & poetry : a panel discussion with Gary Snyder, Lew Welch & Philip Whalen by Gary Snyder( Book )
5 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letters of Wallace Stevens by Wallace Stevens( Book )
1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Long unavailable, now in paperback for the first time, these are the brilliant, subtle, illuminating letters of one of the great poets of the twentieth century. Wallace Stevens's famous criterion for poetry - "It should give pleasure" - informed his epistolary aesthetic as well; these letters stimulate one's appetite for poetry as they valorize the imagination and the senses. They also offer fascinating glimpses of Stevens as family man, insurance executive, connoisseur, and friend
Two novels by Philip Whalen( Book )
3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
You didn't even try by Philip Whalen( Book )
4 editions published in 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Coney Island of Lawrence Ferlinghetti ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American poet and publisher, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, expounds upon the role of poets and authors of dissident literature in American culture. Includes commentary by other American authors of the Beat Generation
Sweet Thursday by John Steinbeck( Book )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Monterey, on the California coast, Sweet Thursday is what they call the day after Lousy Wednesday, which is one of those days that are just naturally bad. Returning to the scene of Cannery Row'the weedy lots and junk heaps and flophouses of Monterey, John Steinbeck once more brings to life the denizens of a netherworld of laughter and tears'from Doc, based on Steinbeck's lifelong friend Ed Ricketts, to Fauna, new headmistress of the local brothel, to Hazel, a bum whose mother must have wanted a daughter. This Penguin Classics edition features an introduction and notes by Robert DeMott
Riprap ; & Cold Mountain poems by Gary Snyder( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
By any measure, Gary Snyder is one of the greatest poets in America in the last century. From his first book of poems to his latest collection of essays, his work and his example, standing between Tu Fu and Thoreau, have been influential all over the world. Riprap, his first book of poems, was published in Japan in 1959 by Origin Press, and it is the fiftieth anniversary of that groundbreaking book we celebrate with this edition. A small press reprint of that book included Snyder's translations of Han Shan's Cold Mountain Poems, perhaps the finest translations of that remarkable poet ever made
A canticle for Leibowitz by Walter M Miller( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Here is science fiction of the highest literary excellence and thematic intelligence. A monastery founded by the scientist Liebowitz is discovered decades after an atomic war. In the first part of the book a young novice in the monastery is the protagonist; in the second part we see scholars in a new period of enlightment; and in the final section we observe man's proclivity for repeating mistakes and the apparent inevitability of history's repeating itself." Shapiro. Fic for Youth, 3d edition
Memoirs of an interglacial age : [poems] by Philip Whalen( Book )
1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Off the wall : interviews with Philip Whalen by Philip Whalen( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
You didn't even try by Philip Whalen( )
in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the art of litterature ( Recording )
in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Imaginary speeches for a brazen head by Philip Whalen( )
in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Moby Dick = or, The white whale by Herman Melville( Book )
1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The classic seafaring tales of Capt. Ahab and his obsession with catching the "great white whale". Few stories can match the depth of characters or put the reader as close to the emotions of these subjects as this book
Enough said : fluctuat nec mergitur : poems 1974-1979 by Philip Whalen( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Imaginary speeches for a brazen head, a novel by Philip Whalen( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The diamond noodle by Philip Whalen( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Jazz canto, an anthology of poetry and jazz ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1961 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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