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Allen, Gay Wilson 1903-1995

Overview
Works: 151 works in 828 publications in 1 language and 29,889 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Biographies  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  Handbooks and manuals  Study guides  Bibliography  History  Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Publishing director, Author of introduction, Other, Contributor, Honoree
Classifications: PS3201, 811.3
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Publications about Gay Wilson Allen
Publications by Gay Wilson Allen
Publications by Gay Wilson Allen, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Gay Wilson Allen
 
Most widely held works by Gay Wilson Allen
The solitary singer : a critical biography of Walt Whitman by Gay Wilson Allen( Book )
55 editions published between 1955 and 1985 in English and held by 2,398 libraries worldwide
Waldo Emerson : a biography by Gay Wilson Allen( Book )
21 editions published between 1981 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,915 libraries worldwide
A detailed biography of Emerson's life which also analyzes the development of his poetry and prose
A reader's guide to Walt Whitman by Gay Wilson Allen( Book )
50 editions published between 1970 and 1997 in English and held by 1,665 libraries worldwide
Allen provides an introduction to intelligent reading and study of Whitman
Walt Whitman by Walt Whitman( Book )
47 editions published between 1941 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,660 libraries worldwide
The kit analyses 'Leaves of Grass' and demonstrates the style and structure of Whitman's poetry
William James : a biography by Gay Wilson Allen( Book )
2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 1,510 libraries worldwide
The first full-scale life of the philosopher in more than 30 years
Walt Whitman handbook by Gay Wilson Allen( Book )
33 editions published between 1946 and 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,506 libraries worldwide
American poetry by Gay Wilson Allen( Book )
12 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 1,270 libraries worldwide
Nearly 700 poems by fifty poets, from colonial times to the present
Literary criticism, Pope to Croce by Gay Wilson Allen( Book )
34 editions published between 1941 and 1981 in English and held by 1,193 libraries worldwide
Selections from 39 critics
William James by Gay Wilson Allen( Book )
50 editions published between 1967 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,121 libraries worldwide
Carl Sandburg by Gay Wilson Allen( Book )
23 editions published between 1971 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,096 libraries worldwide
Examines the life and career of American poet Carl Sandburg, and considers his literary legacy
American prosody by Gay Wilson Allen( Book )
29 editions published between 1935 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,077 libraries worldwide
Walt Whitman as man, poet, and legend. With a check list of Whitman publications, 1945-1960 by Gay Wilson Allen( Book )
26 editions published between 1961 and 1980 in English and held by 1,052 libraries worldwide
The artistic legacy of Walt Whitman; a tribute to Gay Wilson Allen ( Book )
6 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 852 libraries worldwide
Walt Whitman abroad by Gay Wilson Allen( Book )
2 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 778 libraries worldwide
Critical essays from Germany, France, Scandinavia, Russia, Italy, Spain, and Latin America, Israel, Japan, and India
Melville and his world by Gay Wilson Allen( Book )
13 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 751 libraries worldwide
St. John de Crèvecoeur : the life of an American farmer by Gay Wilson Allen( Book )
7 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 681 libraries worldwide
"In St. John de Crèvecoeur, Gay Wilson Allen and Roger Asselineau reconstruct the life of this remarkable man--eyewitness to the American and French revolutions, and one of the first voices of our national consciousness"--Jacket, page [3]
Leaves of grass by Walt Whitman( Book )
34 editions published between 1958 and 2005 in English and held by 462 libraries worldwide
The great American classic in the 1892 "Death-Bed" edition
Walt Whitman's poems : selections with critical aids by Walt Whitman( Book )
24 editions published between 1955 and 1968 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Allen, Gay W.
Allen, Gay Wilson
Wilson Allen, Gay
Languages
English (456)
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