WorldCat Identities

Messerli, Douglas 1947-

Overview
Works: 151 works in 317 publications in 4 languages and 7,311 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Interviews  Poetry  Bibliography  Catalogs  Drama  History  Biography  Short stories  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Other, Signer
Classifications: PS3503.A614, 811.5408
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Most widely held works about Douglas Messerli
 
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From the other side of the century : a new American poetry, 1960-1990 by Douglas Messerli( Book )

12 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Smoke, and other early stories by Djuna Barnes( Book )

26 editions published between 1982 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interviews by Djuna Barnes( Book )

6 editions published between 1985 and 1989 in English and French and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the other side of the century II : a new American drama, 1960-1995( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From the Other Side of the Century II explores literature of the last quarter century, this time American dramatic writing, making available important theater texts for reading and teaching."--BOOK JACKET. "From the park bench of Albee's "The Zoo Story" of 1960 to the cemetery on Martha's Vineyard, where friends have gathered in Tony Kushner's play to bury illegally their playwright associate, the plays of this volume reveal the life and death, the genius and absurdity, the towering power and silly fears of the American people through a vibrant and poetic dramatic expression over the last forty years."--BOOK JACKET
Index to periodical fiction in English, 1965-1969 by Douglas Messerli( Book )

7 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the roots of the stars : the short plays by Djuna Barnes( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Language" poetries : an anthology( Book )

8 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contemporary American fiction by Douglas Messerli( Book )

7 editions published between 1983 and 1996 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Djuna Barnes : a bibliography by Douglas Messerli( Book )

8 editions published between 1975 and 1985 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poe's mother : selected drawings of Djuna Barnes by Djuna Barnes( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in Undetermined and English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gertrude Stein Awards in Innovative American Poetry, 1993-1994( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gertrude Stein awards in innovative American poetry, 1994-1995 by Douglas Messerli( Book )

5 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Listen to the mockingbird : American folksongs and popular music lyrics of the 19th century( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Douglas Messerli has collected 78 lyrics of American folksongs and popular music from the 19th century. Some such as the African-American spirituals, the chanteys, and the cowboy songs, are beautiful paeans to the American way of living. But the majority, especially the minstrel songs and Civil War ballads, are often perverse in their racial humor and sexual undertones
Maxims from my mother's milk/hymns to him : a dialogue by Douglas Messerli( Book )

4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of repulsive women : 8 rhythms and 5 drawings by Djuna Barnes( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dinner on the lawn by Douglas Messerli( Book )

4 editions published between 1979 and 1982 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Sun & Moon guide to eating through literature and art( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The walls come true : an opera for spoken voice by Douglas Messerli( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Along without : a fiction in film for poetry by Douglas Messerli( Book )

5 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 1 of the trilogy, The Structure of Destruction, this film in which the characters speak poetry, is a saga with parallels with AIDS and Smiles of a Summer Night. --Littoral Books. a playful and profound filmscript-poem- play, in which a startling array of found texts interwoven with the poet's own words and stage directions, creates a narrative as suspensful as it is poetic. --Marjorie Perloff
My year 2005 : terrifying times by Douglas Messerli( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Smoke, and other early stories
Alternative Names

controlled identityHaigh, Joshua

controlled identityPeters, Kier, 1947-

Douglas Messerli Amerikaans dichter

Douglas Messerli writer, publisher

Haigh, Joshua.

Peters, Kier.

Languages
English (139)

Spanish (2)

French (2)

Italian (1)

Covers
InterviewsFrom the other side of the century II : a new American drama, 1960-1995At the roots of the stars : the short playsPoe's mother : selected drawings of Djuna BarnesThe Gertrude Stein awards in innovative American poetry, 1994-1995Listen to the mockingbird : American folksongs and popular music lyrics of the 19th centuryThe book of repulsive women : 8 rhythms and 5 drawingsThe Sun & Moon guide to eating through literature and art