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Williams, William Carlos 1883-1963

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Works: 2,004 works in 4,562 publications in 7 languages and 167,573 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Poetry  Fiction  History  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Librettist, Editor, Translator, Performer, Lyricist, Other, Author of introduction, Recipient, Dedicatee, Contributor, Honoree, Signer, Speaker, Author of afterword, colophon, etc.
Classifications: PS3545.I544, 811.52
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The collected poems of William Carlos Williams by William Carlos Williams( Book )
116 editions published between 1950 and 1998 in English and held by 4,793 libraries worldwide
Collection of poems of William Carlos Williams from 1939-1962
Paterson by William Carlos Williams( Book )
173 editions published between 1848 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 3,802 libraries worldwide
Long recognized as a masterpiece of modern American poetry, William Carlos Williams' Paterson is one man's testament and vision, "a humanist manifesto enacted in five books, a grammar to help us to live" (Denis Donoghue). Paterson is both a place - the New Jersey city near which Williams lived - and a man: the symbolic figure in whom the person (the poet's own life) and the public (the history of the region) are combined. Originally four books (published individually between 1946 and 1951), the structure of Paterson (in Dr. Williams' words) "follows the course of the Passaic River, whose life seemed more and more to resemble my own: the river above the Falls, the catastrophe of the Falls itself, the river below the Falls and the entrance at the end into the great sea." Book Five, published in 1958, when the poet was seventy-five, affirms the triumphant life of the imagination, in spite of age and death. This edition has been completely re-edited by noted Williams scholar Christopher MacGowan of the College of William and Mary and, in addition to presenting the most authoritative text possible, contains invaluable notes identifying Williams' sources and references
American poetry : the twentieth century by Randall Stewart( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2,384 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
In the American grain by William Carlos Williams( Book )
94 editions published between 1925 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,284 libraries worldwide
William Carlos Williams's examination of American history in a series of reflective essays
Collected earlier poems by William Carlos Williams( Book )
59 editions published between 1938 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,146 libraries worldwide
The evolution of Williams' style and the further development of the uniquely American poetic tradition is evidenced in works written before World War II
Selected poems by William Carlos Williams( Book )
80 editions published between 1915 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,648 libraries worldwide
Presents approximately 140 poems by twentieth-century American poet William Carlos Williams and includes an introduction by poet Robert Pinsky and an index of titles and first lines
Pictures from Brueghel and other poems : including The desert music & Journey to love by William Carlos Williams( Book )
61 editions published between 1954 and 1989 in English and held by 1,633 libraries worldwide
A collection of poems written between 1950 and 1962 by the Pulitzer Prize-winning poet, including the complete texts of two earlier volumes, as well as a selection of previously uncollected works
The farmers' daughters; the collected stories of William Carlos Williams by William Carlos Williams( Book )
46 editions published between 1932 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,615 libraries worldwide
From the Publisher: New Directions has long published poet William Carlos Williams' entire body of short fiction as The Farmers' Daughters (1961). This new edition of The Collected Stories of William Carlos Williams contains all fifty-two stories combining the early collections The Knife of the Times (1932), Life Along the Possaic (1938) with the later collection Make Light of It (1950) and the great long story, "The Farmers' Daughters" (1956). When these stories first appeared, their vitality and immediacy shocked many readers, as did the blunt, idiosyncratic speech of Williams' immigrant and working-class characters. But the passage of time has silenced the detractors, and what shines in the best of these stories is the unflinching honesty and deep humanity of Williams' portraits, burnished by the seeming artlessness which only the greatest masters command
Selected essays by William Carlos Williams( Book )
32 editions published between 1931 and 1981 in English and Italian and held by 1,454 libraries worldwide
Six poems by William Carlos Williams( file )
6 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,269 libraries worldwide
Three poems by William Carlos Williams( file )
5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 1,265 libraries worldwide
The William Carlos Williams reader by William Carlos Williams( Book )
24 editions published between 1962 and 1990 in English and held by 1,202 libraries worldwide
White mule; a novel by William Carlos Williams( Book )
45 editions published between 1937 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,185 libraries worldwide
White Mule is the first of a trilogy of novels by William Carlos Williams about the immigrant Stecher family in New York at the turn of the 20th century. The "White Mule" of the title refers to Flossie, the angry, assertive, uncompromising baby, who can kick like White Mule whiskey
The complete works of Francois Villon by François Villon( Book )
8 editions published between 1960 and 1964 in English and held by 1,184 libraries worldwide
Six American poets : an anthology by joel, editor Conarroe( Book )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 1,151 libraries worldwide
An anthology of 247 memorable poems by six of America's greatest poets encompasses the works of Walt Whitman, Emily Dickinson, William Carlos Williams, Wallace Stevens, Robert Frost, and Langston Hughes
The build-up by William Carlos Williams( Book )
32 editions published between 1946 and 1989 in English and held by 1,103 libraries worldwide
The doctor stories by William Carlos Williams( Book )
17 editions published between 1962 and 1995 in English and Spanish and held by 952 libraries worldwide
This collection of thirteen "doctor stories," six poems on medical matters, and a selection from The Autobiography "can help many others take a knowing look at the medical profession."--Back cover
In the money : a novel by William Carlos Williams( Book )
46 editions published between 1937 and 1972 in English and Spanish and held by 931 libraries worldwide
Many loves and other plays : the collected plays of William Carlos Williams by William Carlos Williams( Book )
25 editions published between 1961 and 1966 in English and held by 880 libraries worldwide
A recognizable image : William Carlos Williams on art and artists by William Carlos Williams( Book )
7 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 819 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Vilijams, Vilijam Karlos
William Carlos Williams
Williams, W. C. 1883-1963
Williams, William C. 1883-1963
Williams, William Carlos
Уильямс, У. К 1883-1963
וויליאמס, וויליאם קרלוס
וויליאמס, וויליאם קרלוס 1883-1963
וויליאמס, וילים קרלוס 1883-1963
ויליאמס, ויליאם קרלוס
ויליאמס, ויליאם קרלוס 1883-1963
ויליאמס, וילים קרלוס 1883-1963
וילימס, וילים קרלוס 1883-1963
ウィリアムズ, ウィリアム・カーロス
Languages
English (944)
Italian (17)
German (15)
Spanish (13)
French (8)
Japanese (5)
Chinese (1)
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