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Wright, James 1927-1980

Overview
Works: 264 works in 503 publications in 2 languages and 28,770 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence  Musical settings  Fiction  Poetry  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Ghost stories 
Roles: Author, Translator, Performer, Editor, Interviewee, Compiler
Classifications: PS3545.R58, 811.54
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Most widely held works about James Wright
 
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Most widely held works by James Wright
Collected poems by James Wright( )
20 editions published between 1971 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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The branch will not break poems by James Wright( )
19 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in English and held by 2,325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A new poetry book from a Pulitzer Prize winning poet
Above the river : the complete poems by James Wright( Book )
20 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in English and held by 1,466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Wesleyan University Press ed." Contains all of James Wright's poetry, including The Green Wall, Saint Judas, The Branch Will Not Break, etc
Poems by Hermann Hesse( Book )
14 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Few American readers seem to be aware that Hermann Hesse, author of the epic novels Steppenwolf and Siddhartha, among many others, also wrote poetry, the best of which the poet James Wright has translated and included in this book. This is a special volume'filled with short, direct poems about love, death, loneliness, the seasons'that is imbued with some of the imagery and feeling of Hesse's novels but that has a clarity and resonance all its own, a sense of longing for love and for home that is both deceptively simple and deeply moving
Shall we gather at the river by James Wright( Book )
7 editions published between 1968 and 1971 in English and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Neruda and Vallejo: selected poems by Robert Bly( Book )
5 editions published between 1971 and 1993 in English and held by 1,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gathers poems by the Chilean and Peruvian poets, including both English translations and the original Spanish versions
Saint Judas; [poems by James Wright( Book )
16 editions published between 1949 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This journey by James Wright( Book )
7 editions published in 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this final collection, which was left virtually complete at the time of his death, James Wright returns with haunting insistence to the themes that have become hallmarks of one of the enduring poetic voices of our time: the evocation of the author's Ohio childhood and youth; the intense, minute observation of the daily life of the classic culture of Italy, that any modern American poet has achieved.--Jacket blurb
To a blossoming pear tree by James Wright( Book )
5 editions published between 1977 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two citizens by James Wright( Book )
6 editions published between 1973 and 1987 in English and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The delicacy and strength of lace : letters between Leslie Marmon Silko & James Wright by Leslie Marmon Silko( Book )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The green wall by James Wright( Book )
12 editions published between 1957 and 1971 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collected prose by James Wright( Book )
4 editions published between 1983 and 1987 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The shape of light by James Wright( Book )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The music of Maurice Wright by Maurice Wright( Recording )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Der Schimmelreiter by Theodor Storm( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Rider of the White Horse is a classic German novella, in which the individual wrestles with the mass, the man with the most elementary forces of nature. The scene of the novella is characterized with vividness in its setting of marsh and sea, it glorifies love, and at the same time it touches themes which deeply occupied Storm, such as the problem of heredity or the relation between father and son. Happiness is won, but it ends in tragedy. It is a man of sober intellect who tells the whole story - and yet, like human life itself, it stands out against a mystic background. Remembrance of lo
Moments of the Italian summer : poems by James Wright( Book )
4 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The poetry and voice of James Wright by James Wright( Recording )
5 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
James Wright reads 25 of his poems, including 19 from his Collected poems
Einsame Nacht : a song cycle for baritone and piano by Ellen Taaffe Zwilich( )
2 editions published in 1984 in German and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selected poems, 1933-67 by H. R Hays( Book )
2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Wright, James.
Wright, James 1927-1980
Wright, James A.
Wright, James Arlington 1927-1980
רייט, ג׳יימס 1927-
ライト, ジェイムズ
ライト, ジェームズ
Languages
English (197)
German (2)
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