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Jeffers, Robinson 1887-1962

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Works: 1,098 works in 2,314 publications in 9 languages and 68,026 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Records and correspondence  Biography  Televised plays  Theatrical adaptations 
Roles: Author, Adapter, Editor, Performer, Illustrator, Author of screenplay, Composer, Author of introduction, Honoree, Lyricist, Dedicatee, Narrator, Other
Classifications: PS3519.E27, 811.52
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Publications about Robinson Jeffers
Publications by Robinson Jeffers
Publications by Robinson Jeffers, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by Robinson Jeffers
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
The selected poetry of Robinson Jeffers by Robinson Jeffers( Book )
61 editions published between 1927 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,310 libraries worldwide
This new Jeffers "Selected Poetry" includes poems from the last quarter century of his life (the previous "Selected Poetry" included poems only through 1937). It derives from the monumental five-volume "The Collected Poetry of Robinson Jeffers" (Stanford, 1988-2000), edited by Tim Hunt, and includes a sampling of the poems Jeffers left unpublished, along with several prose pieces in which he reflects on his poetry and poetics
Roan stallion, Tamar and other poems by Robinson Jeffers( Book )
56 editions published between 1925 and 1953 in English and held by 1,416 libraries worldwide
Jeffers' best known volume includes The Tower Beyond Tragedy, a modern version of Aeschylus' Oresteia
The beginning & the end, and other poems by Robinson Jeffers( Book )
22 editions published between 1963 and 2017 in English and held by 1,349 libraries worldwide
Medea by Luigi Cherubini( visu )
40 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in English and held by 1,155 libraries worldwide
The Kennedy Center production of Euripides' great classic about a woman driven by emotion beyond the brink of rationality
Dear Judas, and other poems by Robinson Jeffers( Book )
25 editions published between 1929 and 1991 in English and held by 1,067 libraries worldwide
The double axe, & other poems, including eleven suppressed poems by Robinson Jeffers( Book )
23 editions published between 1948 and 1987 in English and held by 1,001 libraries worldwide
The collected poetry of Robinson Jeffers by Robinson Jeffers( Book )
in English and held by 857 libraries worldwide
The first three volumes of this four-volume work will present chronologically all of Jeffers' published work from 1920 to 1963. Jeffers' publishers sometimes adjusted his punctuation, presumably to bring the poems' punctuation into accord with grammatical convention. The texts for this edition revert to Jeffers' own preferences, insofar as the best methods of modern textual editing can reveal them
Scenes for student actors; dramatic selections from new plays by Frances Cosgrove( Book )
in English and held by 804 libraries worldwide
Not man apart by David Brower( Book )
4 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 676 libraries worldwide
Selected poems by Robinson Jeffers( Book )
23 editions published between 1963 and 1987 in English and held by 674 libraries worldwide
Presents over fifty poems by twentieth-century poet Robinson Jeffers, selected from major works published between 1924 and 1963
Medea by Robinson Jeffers( Book )
31 editions published between 1946 and 2004 in 9 languages and held by 667 libraries worldwide
The Kennedy Center production of Euripeds' great classic about a woman driven by emotion beyond the brink of rationality
Rock and hawk : a selection of shorter poems by Robinson Jeffers by Robinson Jeffers( Book )
6 editions published in 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 619 libraries worldwide
Hungerfield and other poems by Robinson Jeffers( Book )
15 editions published between 1951 and 1954 in English and held by 555 libraries worldwide
Meditation on the death of Jeffers' wife Una
Cawdor, a long poem ; Medea, after Euripides by Robinson Jeffers( Book )
5 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 521 libraries worldwide
"Here for a new generation of readers and students are two major poetic works of Robinson Jeffers (1887-1962). The verse narrative Cawdor, set on the ruthless California coast which Jeffers knew so well, tells a simple tale: an aging widower, Cawdor, unwilling to relinquish his youth, knowingly marries a young girl who does not love him. She falls in love with his son, Hood, and the narrative unfolds in tragedy of immense proportions. Medea is a verse adaptation of Euripides' drama and was created especially for the actress Judith Anderson. Their combined genius made the play one of the outstanding successes of the 1940's. In Medea, Jeffers relentlessly drove toward what Ralph Waldo Emerson had called "the proper tragic element" -- terror. Cawdor and Medea embody Jeffer's most compelling themes and moods and convey his philosophy of "inhumanism"--
Such counsels you gave to me & other poems by Robinson Jeffers( Book )
11 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 504 libraries worldwide
Thurso's landing and other poems by Robinson Jeffers( Book )
14 editions published between 1932 and 1933 in English and held by 490 libraries worldwide
The women at Point Sur by Robinson Jeffers( Book )
22 editions published between 1927 and 1977 in English and Czech and held by 487 libraries worldwide
Among other things, Jeffers has called The women at Point Sur a study in the origin of religions
The women at Point Sur and other poems by Robinson Jeffers( Book )
7 editions published in 1977 in English and French and held by 486 libraries worldwide
Give your heart to the hawks and other poems by Robinson Jeffers( Book )
9 editions published in 1933 in English and held by 484 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Jeffers, John R. 1887-1962
Jeffers John Robinson
Jeffers, John Robinson 1887-1962
Jeffers Robinson
Robinson Çeffers
Robinson Jeffers Amerikaans dichter (1887-1962)
Robinson Jeffers amerikansk poet
Robinson Jeffers poet american
Robinson Jeffers poeta estadounidense
Robinson Jeffers poeta estatunidenc
Robinson Jeffers poeta statunitense
Robinson Jeffers poète américain
Robinson Jeffers US-amerikanischer Dichter und Naturphilosoph
Robinsons Džeferss
Джефферс, Робинсон
Робинсон Џеферс американски поет
Робинсон Ҷефферс
Робінсон Джефферс
רובינסון ג'פרס משורר אמריקאי
رابینسون جفرس
რობინსონ ჯეფერსი ამერიკელი პოეტი
ジェファーズ, ロビンソン
Languages
English (445)
French (7)
Czech (5)
German (2)
Danish (1)
Portuguese (1)
Italian (1)
Slovak (1)
Hebrew (1)
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