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Hughes, Ted 1930-1998

Overview
Works: 1,415 works in 3,805 publications in 24 languages and 102,692 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Drama  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Diaries  Biography  Records and correspondence  Science fiction 
Subject Headings: Women poets, American 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Performer, Librettist, Bibliographic antecedent, Correspondent, Other, Narrator, Author of introduction, Honoree, Adapter, Compiler, Contributor, Illustrator, ed, Artist
Classifications: PR6058.U37, 821.914
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Most widely held works about Ted Hughes
 
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Most widely held works by Ted Hughes
The collected poems by Sylvia Plath( Book )
132 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 6,988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains in sequence all the poetry written by the author from 1956 until her suicide in 1963, together with fifty selections from her pre-1956 work
The journals of Sylvia Plath by Sylvia Plath( Book )
31 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beginning with her freshman year at Smith, these journals reveal Sylvia Plath's unrelenting ambition to be a great writer, her recurrent struggles with her inner conflicts, and her feelings about herself and those closest to her
Crow: from the life and songs of the crow by Ted Hughes( Book )
81 editions published between 1970 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 2,086 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Some of Ted Hughes' poetry
Tales from Ovid by Ovid( Book )
35 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and French and held by 1,799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poems from Ovid's The Metamorphoses in a new translation by a British poet. They include the tragedy, Echo and Narcissus, describing Narcissus' descent into madness as "Again and again he kissed / The lips that seemed to be rising to kiss his / But dissolved, as he touched them / Into a soft splash and a shiver of ripples."
Season songs by Ted Hughes( Book )
39 editions published between 1975 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of twenty-eight poems grouped to represent the four seasons
New selected poems by Ted Hughes( Book )
25 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How the whale became, and other stories by Ted Hughes( Book )
68 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 1,538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of creation stories explaining why owls hunt at night, why the dog was chosen to guard farm animals, why polar bears live at the North Pole, and how the elephant came to accept its unique and wonderful qualities
The iron giant : a story in five nights by Ted Hughes( Book )
14 editions published between 1968 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fearsome iron giant becomes a hero when he challenges a huge space monster
Selected poems, 1957-1967 by Ted Hughes( Book )
32 editions published between 1972 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents works from the English poet's books The Hawk in the Rain, Lupercal, and Wodwo
River by Ted Hughes( Book )
24 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Celebrates fluvial landscapes, their creatures and their regenerative powers. This title features the poems that chronicle of change over the course of the seasons
The iron man by Ted Hughes( Book )
111 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 14 languages and held by 1,353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A clanking iron giant topples from a cliff and lies smashed on the rocks below. Then his various parts begin to stir and reach out for one another. The Iron Man is ready to walk again, and he is very hungry
The Oresteia by Aeschylus( Book )
13 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 1,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The Orestia--Agamemnon, Choephori, and The Eumenides--depicts the downfall of the house of Atreus: after King Agamemnon is murdered by Clytemnestra, their son, Orestes, is commanded by Apollo to avenge the crime by killing his mother, and he does so, bringing on himself the wrath of the Furies and the judgment of Athens. Together, the three plays are one of the major achievements of Greek antiquity. Hughes's 'acting version' of the trilogy is itself a great performance; while artfully inflected with the contemporary, it has a classical beauty and authority"--Jacket
Poetry is by Ted Hughes( Book )
48 editions published between 1967 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows by explanation and example how modern poets such as Dickinson, Lawrence, Welty, Roethke, Plath, and Larkin captured pictures with words
Wolfwatching by Ted Hughes( Book )
22 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and held by 1,218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The hawk in the rain by Ted Hughes( Book )
62 editions published between 1957 and 2003 in English and held by 1,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cave birds : an alchemical cave drama by Ted Hughes( Book )
23 editions published between 1978 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 1,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Moortown by Ted Hughes( Book )
20 editions published between 1979 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gaudete : [poems] by Ted Hughes( Book )
30 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wodwo by Ted Hughes( Book )
45 editions published between 1967 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Wodwo is Ted Hughes' first book for adults since Lupercal in 1960. It consists principally of the poems he has written in the years since then, but it also contains five stories and one radio play." From the bookjacket
Under the North Star by Ted Hughes( Book )
14 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,081 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sequence of poems and drawings which capture the essence of the lonely, mysterious creatures who struggle to survive under the North Star
 
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Alternative Names
Chʹjuz, Ted 1930-1998
Hughes, Edward James
Hughes, Edward James 1930-
Hughes Edward James 1930-1998
Hughes, Ted
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Hughes, Ted (Ted James), 1930-1998
Hʹûz, Ted 1930-1998
Хьюз Тед 1930-1998
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יאז, טד 1930-1998
יוז, טד 1930-1998
تيد هيوز، 1930-1998
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