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Garrett, George 1929-2008

Overview
Works: 353 works in 624 publications in 1 language and 25,374 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Domestic fiction  Interviews  Short stories  Poetry  Reviews  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Editor, Compiler, Author of screenplay, Signer, Former owner, Composer
Classifications: PS3557.A72, 813.54
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Death of the fox by George Garrett( Book )
25 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,533 libraries worldwide
During the English Renaissance, Sir Walter Raleigh rises to become a favorite and trusted counselor of Elizabeth I
Days of our lives lie in fragments new and old poems, 1957-1997 by George Garrett( Computer File )
4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 1,420 libraries worldwide
Although George Garrett is best known for his outstanding fiction, he has also written a large body of superb poetry. This generous compilation, brings together the work of almost a half-century and adds to it some forty-three new poems
The succession : a novel of Elizabeth and James by George Garrett( Book )
15 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,182 libraries worldwide
As Elizabeth I is dying, the past is seen through various members of her court, each of them wondering who will be Britain's next ruler
Double Vision a Novel by George Garrett( file )
7 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,059 libraries worldwide
A shotgun marriage of fact and fiction by one of the most highly regarded writers and teachers of our time. A writer named George Garrett, suffering from double vision as a result of a neurological disorder, is asked to review a recent, first biography of the late Peter Taylor, a renowned writer who has been his long-time friend and neighbor in Charlottesville. Reflecting on their relationship, Garrett conceives of a character€"not unlike himself€"a writer in his early 70s, ill and suffering from double vision, named Frank Toomer. He gives Toomer a neighbor, a distinguished short story write
Entered from the sun by George Garrett( Book )
9 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 934 libraries worldwide
Focuses on an investigation into the murder of Christopher Marlowe in London in 1597
The sounder few; essays from the Hollins critic by R. H. W Dillard( Book )
2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 798 libraries worldwide
James Jones by George Garrett( Book )
6 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 669 libraries worldwide
Film scripts by George Garrett( Book )
7 editions published between 1971 and 1989 in English and held by 607 libraries worldwide
The King of Babylon shall not come against you by George Garrett( Book )
7 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 580 libraries worldwide
A writer researches a murderous week, 25 years ago in his hometown: two murders, a robbery and a suicide. As he talks to people, there emerges a society where morality has gone out the window. A social commentary on our times in the form of a crime novel
Snopes by William Faulkner( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 514 libraries worldwide
These three full-length novels compose the Snopes trilogy. In "The Hamlet," the cunning Flem Snopes is introduced with other members of his conniving family. Flem's dream is to marry Eula Varner and remake the small world of Frenchman's Bend as his own personal kingdom. In "The Town," Flem sets his sights on the county seat of Yoknapatawpha County, Jefferson, in a ruthless bid for even more power. Finally, in "The Mansion," Mink Snopes brings down his cousin Flem with an uncharacteristic Snopes sense of honor
The writer's voice; conversations with contemporary writers by John Graham( Book )
4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 507 libraries worldwide
An evening performance by George Garrett( Book )
7 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 486 libraries worldwide
There is a special joy in seeing a virtuoso at work, achieving the fulfillment of his art. In a prodigious literary career, demonstrating a virtually limitless range, George Garrett's dazzling versatility has won high esteem and critical acclaim for his novels, plays, poetry, biography, and short fiction. Now, as testimony to George Garrett's vivid storytelling powers, An Evening's Performance: New and Selected Short Stories encompasses some of his best work of the past thirty years. Widely admired for his masterworks of Elizabethan times, Garrett's stories here are contemporary, colloquial, humorous, bittersweet, deeply felt without sentimentality. Garrett's gift for language, his forthright and compelling style touch the heart and ignite the senses, as he gives us stories of war and uneasy peace; of soldiers and movie-makers; of families, ghosts, preachers, teachers, and religious conmen. Stories that create a vision quintessentially American, yet universal in spirit
That's what I like (about the South), and other new southern stories for the nineties ( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 463 libraries worldwide
Short Southern fiction to be published in decades
For a bitter season : new and selected poems by George Garrett( Book )
6 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 421 libraries worldwide
Cold ground was my bed last night by George Garrett( Book )
6 editions published between 1964 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 414 libraries worldwide
The sorrows of fat city : a selection of literary essays and reviews by George Garrett( Book )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 389 libraries worldwide
contemporary writers
Do, Lord, remember me by George Garrett( Book )
10 editions published between 1965 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 369 libraries worldwide
Understanding Mary Lee Settle by George Garrett( Book )
5 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and held by 339 libraries worldwide
The yellow shoe poets : selected poems, 1964-1999 ( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 335 libraries worldwide
In the briar patch, a book of stories by George Garrett( Book )
6 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 331 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Garrett, George.
Garrett, George, 1929-
Garrett, George P.
Garrett, George P. 1929-2008
Garrett, George P. (George Palmer), 1929-
Garrett, George P. (George Palmer), 1929-2008
Garrett, George Palmer.
Garrett, George Palmer, 1929-
Garrett, George Palmer 1929-2008
ギャレット, ジョージ
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English (183)
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