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Warren, Robert Penn 1905-1989

Overview
Works: 1,371 works in 3,970 publications in 25 languages and 178,551 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Poetry  Historical fiction  Political fiction  War stories  Drama  Love stories  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author, Editor, Former owner, Performer, Author of introduction, Bibliographic antecedent, Honoree, Other, Signer, Creator, Speaker, Contributor, Composer, Correspondent, Lyricist
Classifications: PS3545.A748, 813.52
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All the king's men by Robert Penn Warren( Book )

373 editions published between 1945 and 2015 in 25 languages and held by 10,880 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 )

68 editions published between 1958 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narrative and descriptive poems exemplifying the key elements are presented and analyzed
Band of angels by Robert Penn Warren( Book )

89 editions published between 1955 and 2003 in 10 languages and held by 3,083 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
Understanding fiction by Cleanth Brooks( Book )

63 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 3,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World enough and time : a romantic novel by Robert Penn Warren( Book )

74 editions published between 1950 and 1999 in 9 languages and held by 2,864 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
A place to come to : a novel by Robert Penn Warren( Book )

51 editions published between 1977 and 2004 in 7 languages and held by 2,731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After achieving world renown as a classical and medieval literary scholar, marrying twice, fathering a son, and having an ill-fated love affair, uprooted and alienated Jed Tewksbury returns to his Alabama hometown to visit his mother's grave and make peace with himself
Faulkner; a collection of critical essays by Robert Penn Warren( Book )

23 editions published between 1962 and 1970 in English and held by 2,723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contemporary critical opinion and commentary on William Faulkner and his works
Wilderness : a tale of the Civil War by Robert Penn Warren( Book )

47 editions published between 1961 and 2001 in 5 languages and held by 2,473 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 Library of America (Firm)( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2,350 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 )

44 editions published between 1953 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flood : a romance of our time by Robert Penn Warren( Book )

43 editions published between 1963 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 2,104 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
The cave by Robert Penn Warren( Book )

50 editions published between 1959 and 2006 in 7 languages and held by 2,041 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
Who speaks for the Negro? by Robert Penn Warren( Book )

29 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern rhetoric by Cleanth Brooks( Book )

61 editions published between 1949 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Segregation : the inner conflict in the South by Robert Penn Warren( Book )

41 editions published between 1956 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 1,903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This report comes out of travel in Kentucky, Tennessee, Arkansas, Mississippi and Louisiana, the parts of the South that I have known best. It does not pretentd to represent a poll-taking or a mathematical cross section of opinion. It is a report of conversations, some of which had been sought out and some of which came as the result of chance encounters. Part of this material has appeared in Life magazine. - Author's note
Selected poems, 1923-1975 by Robert Penn Warren( Book )

25 editions published between 1972 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,898 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."
Meet me in the green glen by Robert Penn Warren( Book )

33 editions published between 1967 and 1996 in 6 languages and held by 1,888 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 )

17 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,882 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
Night rider by Robert Penn Warren( Book )

90 editions published between 1929 and 1992 in 8 languages and held by 1,785 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
New and selected poems, 1923-1985 by Robert Penn Warren( Book )

15 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and held by 1,653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of poems from the last six decades including fifty recent poems not previously published
 
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Alternative Names
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Understanding poetryBand of angelsWorld enough and time : a romantic novelWilderness : a tale of the Civil WarAmerican poetry : the twentieth centuryBrother to dragons : a tale in verse and voicesFlood : a romance of our timeThe cave