WorldCat Identities

Adair, Virginia 1913-2004

Overview
Works: 7 works in 15 publications in 1 language and 4,104 library holdings
Classifications: PS613, 811.508
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posthumous Publications by Virginia Adair, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Virginia Adair
 
Most widely held works by Virginia Adair
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
Ants on the melon : a collection of poems by Virginia Adair ( Book )
4 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mrs. Adair's refusal to publish her first book of poetry until now, at the age of eighty-three, emphasizes the double role of Time as the hero and villain of all human lives, and Time and its rewards and wounds and mercies may be these poems' most profound concern. In his intimate and affectionate Afterword, Robert Mezey, an accomplished poet himself and Mrs. Adair's close friend and literary champion, discusses her reluctance about book publication, and gives us a strong sense of her character and experiences - particularly the devastating impact of her husband's suicide in 1968 and the tragedy of the blindness that struck her in the beginning of this decade. And in the poems we are privileged to make the direct acquaintance, at long last, of this brave and gifted writer
Living on fire : a collection of poems by Virginia Adair ( Book )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of poems about love, music, the American desert, mortality, and blindness by American poet Virginia Hamilton Adair
Beliefs and blasphemies : a collection of poems by Virginia Adair ( Book )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of poems on religion, "from reverence to iconoclasm, from comedy to profundity, from joy to lament."
Magical highways by Virginia Adair ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Light side of darkness by Virginia Adair ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Hamilton Adair, Virginia, 1913-2004
Hamilton, Mary Virginia, 1913-2004
Languages
English (15)
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