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Messerli, Douglas 1947-

Overview
Works: 144 works in 297 publications in 4 languages and 7,239 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Interviews  Bibliography  Catalogs  Poetry  Drama  History  Short stories  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Other, Signer, ed.
Classifications: PS3503.A614, 811.5408
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Most widely held works about Douglas Messerli
 
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Most widely held works by Douglas Messerli
From the other side of the century : a new American poetry, 1960-1990 by Douglas Messerli( Book )

11 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

25 editions published between 1982 and 1993 in English and Spanish and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interviews by Djuna Barnes( Book )

7 editions published between 1985 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The PIP anthology of world poetry of the 20th century( Book )

8 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author plans to publish two volumes annually until he has made all the works of the poets he admires available in the U.S. In this first volume he presents 20 poets from 14 countries
Index to periodical fiction in English, 1965-1969 by Douglas Messerli( Book )

7 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 340 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 338 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 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Language" poetries : an anthology( Book )

7 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 287 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 196 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 159 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 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maxims from my mother's milk/hymns to him : a dialogue by Douglas Messerli( Book )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 125 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
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 108 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 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 100 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
50, a celebration of Sun & Moon classics( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Smoke, and other early stories
Alternative Names

controlled identityHaigh, Joshua

controlled identityPeters, Kier, 1947-

Douglas Messerli writer, publisher

Haigh, Joshua.

Peters, Kier.

Languages
English (143)

Spanish (2)

French (2)

German (1)

Covers
InterviewsThe PIP anthology of world poetry of the 20th centuryFrom 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 Sun & Moon guide to eating through literature and art