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Powell, David 1925-

Overview
Works: 38 works in 172 publications in 1 language and 4,235 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Catalogs  Manuscripts  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: PR4453.C6, 821.7
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Publications about David Powell
Publications by David Powell
Most widely held works by David Powell
John Clare by John Clare( Book )
11 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 631 libraries worldwide
The later poems of John Clare, 1837-1864 by John Clare( Book )
16 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 419 libraries worldwide
The early poems of John Clare, 1804-1822 by John Clare( Book )
18 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 411 libraries worldwide
Poems of the middle period, 1822-1837 by John Clare( Book )
22 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and held by 363 libraries worldwide
The parish by John Clare( Book )
8 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 252 libraries worldwide
Major works by John Clare( Book )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 222 libraries worldwide
After years of indifference and neglect, John Clare (1793-1864) is now recognized as one of the greatest English Romantic poets. Clare was an impoverished agricultural laborer, whose genius was generally not appreciated by his contemporaries, and his later mental instability further contributed to his loss of critical esteem. But the extraordinary range of his poetical gifts has restored him to the company of contemporaries like Lord Byron, John Keats, and Percy Bysshe Shelley. This authoritative edition brings together a generous selection of Clare's poetry and prose, including autobiographical writings and letters and illustrates all aspects of his talent. It contains poems from all stages of his career, including love poetry and bird and nature poems. Written in his native Northamptonshire, Clare's work provides a fascinating reflection of rural society, often underscored by his own sense of isolation and despair. Clare's writings are presented with the minimum of editorial interference, and with a new introduction by the poet and scholar Tom Paulin
The wood is sweet; poems for young readers by John Clare( Book )
6 editions published between 1966 and 1971 in English and held by 197 libraries worldwide
Selection of poems about the varying seasons in the English countryside by an early nineteenth-century poet
Northborough sonnets by John Clare( Book )
4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Cottage tales by John Clare( Book )
4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
The shepherd's calendar by John Clare( Book )
7 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
A work of rural beauty by John Clare, one of the greatest pastoral poets of nineteenth century English literature
Doves and pomegranates; poems for young readers by Christina Georgina Rossetti( Book )
7 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Contains some of the loveliest and most celebrated of Christina Rossetti's poems
A champion for the poor : political verse and prose by John Clare( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
Catalogue of the John Clare Collection in the Northampton Public Library : with indexes to the poems in manuscript by David Powell( Book )
6 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Catalogue of the leather and footwear collections in the Northampton Central Reference Library and the Library of the Northampton Central College of Further Education by Northampton Public Library( Book )
2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
The life & times of John Clare by David Powell( Book )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
John Clare, Northborough sonnets by John Clare( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Poems of the middle period : 1822-1837 by John Clare( Book )
4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
John Clare manuscripts from Northampton Central Library by John Clare( Book )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Poems of the middle period, 1822-1837 by John Clare( Book )
4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
 
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