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Tate, Allen 1899-1979

Overview
Works: 628 works in 1,706 publications in 6 languages and 59,274 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Fiction  Records and correspondence  Poetry  Short stories  History  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Performer, Collaborator, Other, Speaker, Author of introduction, Compiler
Classifications: PS3539.A74, 811.52
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T.S. Eliot : the man and his work: a critical evaluation by twenty-six distinguished writers by Allen Tate( Book )

33 editions published between 1966 and 1996 in English and held by 1,938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern verse in English, 1900-1950 by David Cecil( Book )

39 editions published between 1958 and 1969 in English and German and held by 1,723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This anthology aims at giving a representative selection of poetry in English published between 1900 and 1950. It includes both British and American poets and is the only anthology of the period to do so. Lord David Cecil contributes an introduction to the British poets; Professor Allen Tate to the American. The poets themselves are arranged in a single chronological sequence
Essays of four decades by Allen Tate( Book )

32 editions published between 1959 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes critical essays on John Keats, Emily Dickinson, W.B. Yeats, Hart Crane, Thomas Hardy, Edwin Arlington Robinson, John Peale Bishop, Archibald MacLeish, Ezra Pound, Herbert Read, Edgar Allan Poe, and T.S. Eliot, among others
Collected poems, 1919-1976 by Allen Tate( Book )

17 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in English and held by 1,563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the early-twentieth century Southern intellectuals and artists of the early twentieth century known as the Agrarians, Allen Tate wrote poetry that was rooted strongly in that region's past, in the land, the people, and the traditions of the American South as well as in the forms and concerns of the classic poets. In "Ode to the Confederate Dead", generally recognized as his greatest poem, he delineates both the horror of the sight of rows of tombstones at a Confederate cemetery and the honor that such sacrifice embodies, resulting in "a masterpiece that could not be transcended" (William Pratt)
The fathers by Allen Tate( Book )

91 editions published between 1938 and 1996 in 5 languages and held by 1,405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during the Civil War, The Fathers is the story of two old Virginia families, the Buchans of Pleasant Hill and the Poseys of Georgetown. It tells of the collapse of a way of life, hastened not by the onslaught of Yankees but by a tragic flaw within the civilization of the Old South
The house of fiction; an anthology of the short story, with commentary by Caroline Gordon( Book )

15 editions published between 1950 and 1960 in English and held by 1,358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six American poets from Emily Dickinson to the present : an introduction by Allen Tate( Book )

18 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and held by 1,305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stonewall Jackson, the good soldier by Allen Tate( Book )

44 editions published between 1928 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles the life and career of Confederate Civil War commander Stonewall Jackson
Poems by Allen Tate( Book )

38 editions published between 1417 and 1961 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The language of poetry by Allen Tate( Book )

22 editions published between 1942 and 1960 in English and Hungarian and held by 1,137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jefferson Davis: his rise and fall, a biographical narrative by Allen Tate( Book )

41 editions published between 1929 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written early in Tate's career, this study of the Confederacy's fallen leader is highly critical of his flaws yet ultimately sympathetic to the Southern cause. Allen Tate (1899-1979), a major American poet and a leading New Critic, was the author of many works of criticism and poetry as well as a Civil War novel, The Fathers, and Stonewall Jackson
On the limits of poetry : selected essays, 1928-1948 by Allen Tate( Book )

21 editions published between 1948 and 1970 in English and held by 967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The man of letters in the modern world : selected essays: 1928-1955 by Allen Tate( Book )

44 editions published between 1953 and 1994 in English and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The swimmers, and other selected poems by Allen Tate( Book )

14 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A southern vanguard by Allen Tate( Book )

27 editions published between 1947 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reason in madness; critical essays by Allen Tate( Book )

18 editions published between 1935 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Lytle-Tate letters : the correspondence of Andrew Lytle and Allen Tate by Andrew Nelson Lytle( Book )

6 editions published in 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Allen Tate by George Hemphill( Book )

2 editions published in 1964 in Undetermined and English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ONE of Allen Tate's recent essays, "A Southern Mode of the Imagination," mentions an amiable old calumny against Kentucky: that it seceded from the Union after the fighting was over. Lincoln had promised not to disturb the institution of slavery in Kentucky if Kentucky stayed in the Union, and the promise was kept
Memoirs and opinions, 1926-1974 by Allen Tate( Book )

5 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The literary correspondence of Donald Davidson and Allen Tate by Donald Davidson( Book )

3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The fathers
Alternative Names
Allen Tate Amerikaans dichter (1899-1979)

Allen Tate amerikansk poet

Allen Tate poeta e critico letterario statunitense

Allen Tate US-amerikanischer Dichter und Hochschullehrer

Tate, John Orley Allen.

Tate John Orley Allen 1899-1979

Tate, Orley Allen.

Tate, Orley Allen 1899-

Tate, Orley Allen 1899-1979

Тейт, Аллен

ألن تيت، 1899-1979

آلن تیت شاعر آمریکایی

ਐਲਨ ਟੇਟ

테이트, 앨런 1899-1979

アレン・テイト

テイト, アレン

艾伦·泰特

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Collected poems, 1919-1976The fathersStonewall Jackson, the good soldierJefferson Davis: his rise and fall, a biographical narrativeAllen Tate : Orphan of the SouthThe cultural politics of the New CriticismThree Catholic writers of the modern South