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Winters, Yvor 1900-1968

Overview
Works: 249 works in 742 publications in 2 languages and 21,737 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  Records and correspondence  Biography  History  Juvenile works  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Performer, Other, Translator, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3545.I765, 811.52
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American poetry : the twentieth century by Library of America (Firm)( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2,345 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
Collected poems by Yvor Winters( Book )

62 editions published between 1952 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"One of the great critics and poets of our time presents in this volume the body of his poetic accomplishment ... The present edition is based upon that of 1952, plus some additional poems now just added. The recognition of the great worth of these poems has been growing steadily throughout the world."--P [4] of cover
In defense of reason. Primitivism and decadence: a study of American experimental poetry by Yvor Winters( Book )

74 editions published between 1937 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edwin Arlington Robinson by Yvor Winters( Book )

32 editions published between 1946 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The function of criticism; problems and exercises by Yvor Winters( Book )

47 editions published between 1957 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forms of discovery : critical & historical essays on the forms of the short poem in English by Yvor Winters( Book )

20 editions published in 1967 in English and French and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yvor Winters : uncollected essays and reviews by Yvor Winters( Book )

9 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poets of the Pacific, second series by Yvor Winters( Book )

10 editions published between 1949 and 1968 in English and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quest for reality; an anthology of short poems in English by Yvor Winters( Book )

5 editions published between 1969 and 1982 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Primitivism and decadence; a study of American experimental poetry by Yvor Winters( Book )

26 editions published between 1937 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected poems by Yvor Winters( Book )

7 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As critic and teacher, Yvor Winters was one of the most controversial and influential figures of his time. He criticized the likes of Eliot and Henry James, was called by the chair of his English department "a disgrace," and taught such major poets as Robert Pinsky and Philip Levine. As a poet, he created a moving body of work featuring natural and personal subjects and dramatic formal experiments. This volume presents the largest collection of his work
A paper zoo : a collection of animal poems by modern American poets by Renée Karol Weiss( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of sophisticated animal poems by well known poets about such things as naming cats, a singing bird, and a slow-moving sloth
The early poems of Yvor Winters, 1920-28 by Yvor Winters( Book )

8 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On modern poets by Yvor Winters( Book )

26 editions published between 1943 and 1963 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poetry of W.B. Yeats by Yvor Winters( Book )

9 editions published between 1960 and 1970 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The anatomy of nonsense by Yvor Winters( Book )

6 editions published between 1943 and 1970 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maule's curse : seven studies in the history of American obscurantism : Hawthorne, Cooper, Melville, Poe, Emerson, Jones Very, Emily Dickinson, Henry James by Yvor Winters( Book )

5 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The selected poems of Yvor Winters by Yvor Winters( Book )

5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yvor Winters (1900-1968) was a friend, colleague, and teacher to poets of several generations from Hart Crane and Allen Tate to J.V. Cunningham, Turner Cassity, and Edgar Bowers to Robert Hass, Philip Levine, and Robert Pinsky. This retrospective of one hundred poems, edited by the poet and publisher R.L. Barth, is compiled from Winters's published and unpublished work and features an introductory overview of his life and career by Helen Pinkerton Trimpi, a former student of Winters's and a distinguished scholar of American literature
The giant weapon by Yvor Winters( Book )

9 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poetry of J.V. Cunningham by Yvor Winters( Book )

5 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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American poetry : the twentieth century
Alternative Names
Winters, Arthur 1900-1968

Winters, Arthur Yvor.

Winters Arthur Yvor 1900-1968

Winters, Yvor 1900-1968

Yvor Winters American poet and literary critic

Yvor Winters Amerikaans dichter (1900-1968)

Yvor Winters amerikanischer Dichter und Literaturkritiker

Yvor Winters amerikansk poet

Yvor Winters poeta e critico letterario statunitense

Languages
English (415)

French (1)

Covers
Forms of discovery : critical & historical essays on the forms of the short poem in EnglishSelected poemsThe selected poems of Yvor WintersLaureates and heretics : six careers in American poetry : Yvor Winters, Robert Pinsky, James McMichael, Robert Hass, John Matthias, John PeckThe selected letters of Yvor WintersThe contemplative poetry of Edwin Arlington Robinson, Robert Frost, and Yvor WintersPoetry criticism. excerpts from criticism of the works of the most significant poets of world literature