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Warren, Robert Penn 1905-1989

Overview
Works: 1,411 works in 3,627 publications in 7 languages and 179,880 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Political fiction  Historical fiction  Drama  Poetry  War stories  Biography  Love stories 
Roles: Editor, Former owner, Performer, Author of introduction, Honoree, Signer, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Other, Speaker, Composer, Correspondent, Lyricist
Classifications: PS3545.A748, 813.52
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Most widely held works by Robert Penn Warren
All the king's men by Robert Penn Warren ( Book )
226 editions published between 1946 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 10,279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dynamic backwoods lawyer batters his way into the governor's mansion, where he uses his unprincipled charm to become a brutal dictator
Understanding poetry by Cleanth Brooks ( Book )
63 editions published between 1942 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Narrative and descriptive poems exemplifying the key elements are presented and analyzed
Understanding fiction by Cleanth Brooks ( Book )
44 editions published between 1943 and 2004 in English and held by 3,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Band of angels by Robert Penn Warren ( Book )
46 editions published between 1955 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 2,994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Amantha Starr, who was sent to Ohio at age nine to receive an education, does not return to her father's Kentucky plantation until she learns of his death. At his graveside she is shocked to learn that her mother had been a plantation slave, and now she, Amantha, is being sold by her father's creditors. This is her story for a search of freedom
World enough and time : a romantic novel by Robert Penn Warren ( Book )
52 editions published between 1950 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A story in which a young man falls in love with a woman he has never seen, a woman who has been betrayed by his benefactor and friend, and takes on himself the execution of her vengeance. The background is Kentucky in the first quarter of the last century, when the frontier existed side by side with the beginnings of a more elegant society
Faulkner; a collection of critical essays by Robert Penn Warren ( Book )
15 editions published between 1966 and 1970 in English and held by 2,759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contemporary critical opinion and commentary on William Faulkner and his works
A place to come to : a novel by Robert Penn Warren ( Book )
28 editions published between 1977 and 1986 in English and held by 2,748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A self-told story of one man's rise out of Southern poverty to a position of stature in the world. However he must ultimately return to his roots to make some kind of peace
Wilderness; a tale of the Civil War by Robert Penn Warren ( Book )
29 editions published between 1961 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adam Rosenzweig, a German Jew, wants to serve in the Union Army, but on shipboard to America, someone sees his deformed foot, and he has to escape from pursuers
American poetry : the twentieth century by The Library of America ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2,384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains over 1500 poems by more than 200 well-known American poets, including Langston Hughes, T.S. Eliot, Ezra Pound, Robert Frost, and Wallace Stevens
Brother to dragons : a tale in verse and voices by Robert Penn Warren ( Book )
40 editions published between 1953 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Flood, a romance of our time by Robert Penn Warren ( Book )
27 editions published between 1963 and 2003 in English and held by 2,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A philosophical search for self-definition and the symbolic demise of the agrarian South due to technological advancements. The building of a dam requires the removal of a small town to make way for the dam
Modern rhetoric by Cleanth Brooks ( Book )
47 editions published between 1949 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,039 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Who speaks for the Negro? by Robert Penn Warren ( Book )
21 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chief Joseph of the Nez Perce, who called themselves the Nimipu, "the real people" : a poem by Robert Penn Warren ( Book )
18 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A narrative poem based upon the heroic life of the great chief of the Nez Perce Indians, is told partly in the first person by Joseph, partly in the voice of the poet
The cave by Robert Penn Warren ( Book )
33 editions published between 1959 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a young man of the Tennessee hill country is trapped deep in a newly discovered cave, an entire community is caught up in mass hysteria and important changes in the lives of the principal characters are set in motion
Meet me in the green glen by Robert Penn Warren ( Book )
19 editions published between 1967 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 1,913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Segregation, the inner conflict in the South by Robert Penn Warren ( Book )
32 editions published between 1956 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First published in 1956, Segregation is a collection of Robert Penn Warren's informal conversations with southerners in the wake of the Brown v. Board of Education decision. Warren, who in his own writing often explored the theme of race in American life, traveled through his native region to talk with scores of individuals - taxi drivers, NAACP leaders, members of White Citizens groups, college students, preachers - to report their responses to the Court's decision
Selected poems, 1923-1975 by Robert Penn Warren ( Book )
21 editions published between 1972 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of Robert Penn Warren's poetry, including ten new poems that have never appeared in book form and the works in previous volumes: "Selected Poems: 1923-1966," "Or else," "Incarnations," and "Audubon."
Night rider by Robert Penn Warren ( Book )
60 editions published between 1929 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Warren's first novel, set during the "tobacco wars" that raged in Kentucky and Tennessee in the early part of this century. Percy Munn is one of Warren's innocent idealists whose delusions become murderous as he attempts to define himself by action in the unfolding violence around him. Southern Classics Series
Katherine Anne Porter by Joan Givner ( Book )
11 editions published between 1953 and 1979 in English and held by 1,747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Offers a critical introduction to the novels and short stories of Katherine Anne Porter, tracing the biographical and thematic development of her works
 
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Alternative Names
Penn Warren, Robert, 1905-1989
Red, 1905-1989
Uorren, Robert penn, 1905-1989
Vorens, Roberts P., 1905-1989
Warren, Robert P. 1905-1989
Уоррен, Роберт Пенн, 1905-1989
روبرت بن وارن، 1905-1989 م.
ウォーレン
ウォレン, ロバート・ペン
Languages
English (906)
French (5)
German (4)
Japanese (3)
Chinese (1)
Italian (1)
Spanish (1)
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