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Rolfe, Edwin 1909-1954

Overview
Works: 32 works in 72 publications in 3 languages and 3,769 library holdings
Genres: History  Personal narratives  Biography  Catalogs  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Poetry  Fiction  Periodicals 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: PS613, 811.508
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American poetry : the twentieth century by The Library of America ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2,384 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 Edwin Rolfe ( Book )
6 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Lincoln battalion; the story of the Americans who fought in Spain in the international brigades by Edwin Rolfe ( Book )
18 editions published between 1939 and 2007 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"I have tried to tell the story of these Americans who fought in the Abraham Lincoln Battalion, the George Washington Battalion, the John Brown Artillery Battery and a dozen other units ... Wherever possible I have used their own accounts, their own words"--p. 16-17
Edwin Rolfe : a biographical essay and guide to the Rolfe archive at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign by Cary Nelson ( Book )
3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trees became torches : selected poems by Edwin Rolfe ( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The radical journalist and poet Edwin Rolfe wrote eloquently of subjects ranging from the hardships of the Great Depression and the experience of war to the witch-hunts of the McCarthy era. More than fifty of Rolfe's best poems - some beautifully lyrical and some devastatingly satiric - are included in Trees Became Torches, a book designed to reach a broader audience than the recently published Collected Poems. Rolfe was widely known as the poet laureate of the Abraham Lincoln Battalion, the Americans who volunteered to help defend the elected Spanish government during the 1936-39 civil war
Permit me refuge. [Poems] by Edwin Rolfe ( Book )
4 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To my contemporaries : poems by Edwin Rolfe ( Book )
2 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
We gather strength : poems by Herman Spector ( Book )
1 edition published in 1933 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The glass room by Edwin Rolfe ( Book )
7 editions published between 1946 and 1948 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First love, and other poems by Edwin Rolfe ( Book )
1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Volunteer for liberty ( )
in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Poetry of the Spanish civil war selections] ( Book )
in Spanish and French and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elegia by Edwin Rolfe ( Book )
4 editions published in 1949 in Spanish and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
with Theodore Dreiser ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Correspondence with Theodore Dreiser from various members of the editorial staff of the Daily Worker
with Theodore Dreiser ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Correspondence with Theodore Dreiser from various members of the editorial and administrative staffs of the New Masses
with Helen Dreiser by Edwin Rolfe ( )
1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Muscle beach ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
by Ernest Hemingway ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Correspondents include: Jay Allen, Sherwood Anderson, George Antheil, Louis Aragon, Carlos Baker, Sylvia Beach, Bernard Berenson, William Bird, Baron Bror von Blixen-Finecke, John R. Bone, Harry Brague, Harvey Breit, T. Otto Bruce, Harry Burton, Alexander Calder, Erskine Caldwell, Morley Callaghan, Gregory Clark, Gary Cooper, Malcolm Cowley, Caresse Crosby, Harry Crosby, Rollin Dart, Marlene Dietrich, Eric Dorman-Smith, John Dos Passos, Clifton Fadiman, James Thomas Farrell, William Faulkner, Charles A. Fenton, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ford Madox Ford, Carol Hemingway Gardner, Antonio Gattorno, Arnold Gingrich, Zane Grey, John Gunther, Leland Hayward, Nancy Hayward, Lillian Hellman, Anson T. Hemingway, Clarence E. Hemingway, Grace Hall Hemingway, Henrietta Hemingway, Leicester Hemingway, Mary Welsh Hemingway, Pauline Hemingway, Josephine Herbst, Guy Hickock, William D. Horne, A.E. Hotchner, Adriana Ivancich, Gianfranco Ivancich, Joris Ivens, Ursula Hemingway Jepson, Eugène Jolas, John Fitzgerald Kennedy, Charles Trueman Lanham, Helen Lerner, Michael Lerner, Sinclair Lewis, Wyndham Lewis, Harold Loeb, Joseph Losey, William Lowe, and Leonard Lyons
Edwin Rolfe: Collected Poems by Edwin Rolfe ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
At his best, Rolfe writes with artistic and philosophical authority, great skill, powerful feeling, and considerable appeal. His Spanish Civil War poems may be the best written by an American writer. --Reginal Gibbons
Speech of Ed Rolfe on Canadian volunteers by Edwin Rolfe ( Book )
1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Languages
English (59)
Spanish (6)
French (1)
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