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Olson, Charles 1910-1970

Overview
Works: 999 works in 2,006 publications in 5 languages and 44,865 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Records and correspondence  Biography  Literature  Personal correspondence  History  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Former owner, Performer, Author of introduction, Lyricist, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: PS3529.L655, 811.54
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Publications about Charles Olson
Publications by Charles Olson
Publications by Charles Olson, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Charles Olson
 
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Most widely held works by Charles Olson
American poetry : the twentieth century ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2,361 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
Call me Ishmael by Charles Olson( Book )
80 editions published between 1947 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 1,710 libraries worldwide
The Maximus poems by Charles Olson( Book )
83 editions published between 1960 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,400 libraries worldwide
Praised by his contemporaries and emulated by his successors, Charles Olson (1910-1970) was declared by William Carlos Williams to be a major poet with a sweep of understanding of the world, a feeling for other men that staggers me. This complete edition brings together the three volumes of Olson's long poem (originally published in 1960, 1968, and 1975) in an authoritative version
The collected poems of Charles Olson : excluding the Maximus poems by Charles Olson( Book )
20 editions published between 1980 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 998 libraries worldwide
Background information accompanies Olson's poems about myths, mortality, language, love, nature, marriage, music, and time
Collected prose by Charles Olson( Book )
14 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 654 libraries worldwide
Archaeologist of morning by Charles Olson( Book )
18 editions published between 1970 and 1973 in English and held by 629 libraries worldwide
The distances; poems by Charles Olson( Book )
18 editions published between 1958 and 1961 in English and held by 548 libraries worldwide
Maximus poems IV, V, VI by Charles Olson( Book )
17 editions published between 1968 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 468 libraries worldwide
Human universe, and other essays by Charles Olson( Book )
15 editions published between 1867 and 1967 in English and held by 463 libraries worldwide
Selected poems by Robert Creeley( Book )
12 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 461 libraries worldwide
Together these poems demonstrate Olson's genius and grace, a poet as at home in Gloucester as in the cosmos, a reckoner with dreams and myths, and "Western man at the limit of himself."
A nation of nothing but poetry : supplementary poems by Charles Olson( Book )
8 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 407 libraries worldwide
Mayan letters by Charles Olson( Book )
18 editions published between 1953 and 1968 in English and held by 372 libraries worldwide
The fiery hunt and other plays by Charles Olson( Book )
7 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 358 libraries worldwide
Additional prose: A bibliography on America, Proprioception & other notes & essays by Charles Olson( Book )
10 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 343 libraries worldwide
Poetry and truth; the Beloit lectures and poems by Charles Olson( Book )
7 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 333 libraries worldwide
The special view of history by Charles Olson( Book )
9 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
In love, in sorrow : the complete correspondence of Charles Olson and Edward Dahlberg by Charles Olson( Book )
5 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 258 libraries worldwide
Proprioception by Charles Olson( Book )
7 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
Letters for Origin, 1950-1956 by Charles Olson( Book )
23 editions published between 1968 and 1989 in English and held by 196 libraries worldwide
Charles Olson & Ezra Pound : an encounter at St. Elizabeths by Charles Olson( Book )
11 editions published between 1975 and 1991 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Carolus Olson
Charles Olson Amerikaans dichter (1910-1970)
Charles Olson amerikansk poet
Charles Olson écrivain américain
Charles Olson escritor estadounidense
Charles Olson poeta statunitense
Charles Olson US-amerikanischer Dichter
Olson, Charles
Olson, Charles 1910-1970
Olson, Charles F.
צ'ארלס אולסון סופר אמריקאי
چارلز اولسون شاعر آمریکایی
オルスン, チャールズ
チャールズ・オルソン
查尔斯·奥尔森
Languages
English (489)
French (11)
Italian (2)
Portuguese (1)
Spanish (1)
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