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Ignatow, David 1914-1997

Overview
Works: 265 works in 475 publications in 4 languages and 17,060 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc  Biography  Biographies  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Performer, Translator, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3517.G53, 811.54
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Most widely held works by David Ignatow
Poems, 1934-1969 by David Ignatow( Book )
9 editions published between 1970 and 1987 in English and held by 863 libraries worldwide
Figures of the human; poems by David Ignatow( Book )
11 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in English and held by 661 libraries worldwide
Say pardon; [poems by David Ignatow( Book )
3 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 653 libraries worldwide
Rescue the dead : poems by David Ignatow( Book )
10 editions published between 1968 and 1983 in English and held by 626 libraries worldwide
Selected poems by David Ignatow( Book )
16 editions published between 1975 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 624 libraries worldwide
Facing the tree : new poems by David Ignatow( Book )
7 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 575 libraries worldwide
The wild card : selected poems, early and late by Karl Shapiro( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 519 libraries worldwide
Supported by a grant from the Eric Mathieu King Fund of the Academy of American Poets
Shadowing the ground by David Ignatow( Book )
5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 486 libraries worldwide
Whisper to the earth : new poems by David Ignatow( Book )
7 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 451 libraries worldwide
Tread the dark : new poems by David Ignatow( Book )
11 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 449 libraries worldwide
Against the evidence : selected poems, 1934-1994 by David Ignatow( Book )
14 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 437 libraries worldwide
Ignatow is one of those rare writers who begin somewhat out of step and end up decades later sounding unquestionably contemporary. The times have had to catch up with him. His language, which is without ornament and beautiful in its honesty, does not date. --Poetry
Living is what I wanted : last poems by David Ignatow( Book )
7 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 425 libraries worldwide
Poems on death. In The Living, he writes: "Death provides the food: / the zebra lay on its side / clawed into silence, / the tigress on her belly / gnawing at the belly / of the zebra with bloody teeth. / And the living zebras / at a distance, head bowed / toward the earth, eat / of the living grass."
Leaving the door open : poems by David Ignatow( Book )
5 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 411 libraries worldwide
Open between us by David Ignatow( Book )
6 editions published between 1980 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 371 libraries worldwide
I have a name by David Ignatow( Book )
6 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 335 libraries worldwide
I have a Name is a vital engagement with life and an unflinching stare at death, concluding that love transcendent is a reality
Borders : poems by Mary Crow( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 271 libraries worldwide
At my ease : uncollected poems of the fifties and sixties by David Ignatow( Book )
4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 229 libraries worldwide
Earth hard by David Ignatow( Book )
6 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
The animal in the bush : poems on poetry by David Ignatow( Book )
2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
Despite the plainness of the day : love poems by David Ignatow( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Amer. poeta.
David Ignatow American poet
David Ignatow Amerikaans dichter (1914-1997)
David Ignatow poeta estadounidense
Ignatov, Deĭvid 1914-
Ignatov, Deĭvid 1914-1997
Ìgnatov, Dejvìd.
Languages
English (181)
Ukrainian (2)
German (1)
Hebrew (1)
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