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Gunn, Thom

Overview
Works: 520 works in 1,103 publications in 4 languages and 23,189 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Art 
Roles: Author, Editor, Performer, Contributor, Dedicatee, Author of introduction, Lyricist
Classifications: PR6013.U65, 821.914
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Publications about Thom Gunn
Publications by Thom Gunn
Publications by Thom Gunn, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Thom Gunn
 
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Most widely held works by Thom Gunn
Selected poems, 1950-1975 by Thom Gunn( Book )
29 editions published between 1979 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,088 libraries worldwide
Poezië van homoseksuele Engelsman die in de VS leeft
Collected poems by Thom Gunn( Book )
25 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 985 libraries worldwide
The writer specializes in inventing the inner lives of historical and mythological figures, of which the poem "Jesus and his Mother" is an example: "Are you the boy I bore alone, / No doctor near to cut the cord? / I cannot reach to call you Lord, / Answer me as my only son."
My sad captains : and other poems by Thom Gunn( Book )
26 editions published between 1961 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 850 libraries worldwide
The sense of movement by Thom Gunn( Book )
41 editions published between 1942 and 2001 in English and held by 812 libraries worldwide
Poems
Selected poems by Thom Gunn( Book )
34 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 802 libraries worldwide
"I shall not soon forget / The greyish-yellow skin / To which the face had set: / Lids tight: nothing of his, / No tremor from within, Played on the surfaces. / He still found breath, and yet / It was an obscure knack." (from "Still Life")
Positives by Thom Gunn( Book )
14 editions published between 1966 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 777 libraries worldwide
Boss Cupid by Thom Gunn( Book )
13 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 747 libraries worldwide
A collection of poems by Thom Gunn that describe how people are ruled by their desires
The best of the best American poetry ( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 746 libraries worldwide
100 poems selected by Robert Pinsky that represent each volume in The best American poetry series
Selected poems of Fulke Greville by Fulke Greville( Book )
20 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in English and held by 735 libraries worldwide
The man with night sweats by Thom Gunn( Book )
16 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 693 libraries worldwide
Touch by Thom Gunn( Book )
24 editions published between 1957 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 685 libraries worldwide
Poems
The passages of joy by Thom Gunn( Book )
10 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and held by 625 libraries worldwide
Fighting terms by Thom Gunn( Book )
46 editions published between 1954 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 613 libraries worldwide
The condemned of Altona; a play in five acts by Jean-Paul Sartre( Book )
1 edition published in 1960 in French and held by 576 libraries worldwide
All the characters in the play are defendants; their judge is the past, and its verdict is without mercy. Two death penalties are imposed, and one sentence of solitary confinement for life
Moly ; and My sad captains by Thom Gunn( Book )
4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 511 libraries worldwide
Selected poems by Yvor Winters( Book )
7 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 494 libraries worldwide
As critic and teacher, Yvor Winters was one of the most controversial and influential figures of his time. He criticized the likes of Eliot and Henry James, was called by the chair of his English department "a disgrace," and taught such major poets as Robert Pinsky and Philip Levine. As a poet, he created a moving body of work featuring natural and personal subjects and dramatic formal experiments. This volume presents the largest collection of his work
Jack Straw's castle and other poems by Thom Gunn( Book )
5 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 479 libraries worldwide
Jack Straw's castle by Thom Gunn( Book )
21 editions published between 1974 and 1997 in English and held by 437 libraries worldwide
To the air by Thom Gunn( Book )
5 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 419 libraries worldwide
Moly by Thom Gunn( Book )
10 editions published between 1971 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 406 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Gunn, Thom
Gunn, Thomas
Gunn, Thomson W. 1929-2004
Gunn, Thomson William.
Gunn Thomson William 1929-2004
Languages
English (404)
Italian (4)
German (3)
French (1)
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