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Ormsby, Frank 1947-

Overview
Works: 46 works in 165 publications in 1 language and 2,804 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  History  Political poetry  Biography  Records and correspondence  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Singer, Other
Classifications: PR8891.N67, 821.914
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Publications about Frank Ormsby
Publications by Frank Ormsby
Most widely held works about Frank Ormsby
 
Most widely held works by Frank Ormsby
Poets from the north of Ireland by Frank Ormsby( Book )
26 editions published between 1979 and 1999 in English and held by 480 libraries worldwide
A store of candles by Frank Ormsby( Book )
16 editions published between 1977 and 1986 in English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
The collected poems of John Hewitt by John Harold Hewitt( Book )
13 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 282 libraries worldwide
A rage for order : poetry of the Northern Ireland Troubles ( Book )
8 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
A northern spring by Frank Ormsby( Book )
8 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 183 libraries worldwide
The Long embrace : twentieth century Irish love poems ( Book )
11 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
The ghost train by Frank Ormsby( Book )
6 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 158 libraries worldwide
A collection of poems which includes "typically direct and honest love poems, elegies for his father, poems with a sporting emphasis, and a sequence which reflects the joys and anxieties of expectant parenthood against a background of violence and ceasefire in the North of Ireland."--Cover
Northern windows : an anthology of Ulster autobiography ( Book )
7 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 120 libraries worldwide
The hip flask : short poems from Ireland ( Book )
6 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
Thine in storm and calm : an Amanda McKittrick Ros reader by Amanda McKittrick Ros( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
Fireflies by Frank Ormsby( Book )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
Frank Ormsby's new collection travels among places strange and familiar: from the shaping memories of an upbringing in rural County Fermanagh, to a Belfast reinventing itself in a new century and the exhilarating novelty of America. In the first part of Fireflies Ormsby explores the past and vibrant present of an area of New York State which he has visited for the past twelve years. It remains to him as elusive as the 'fugitive selves' of the fireflies of the title. The latter part of the book engages with the poet's experience of his native Northern Ireland the sour legacy of the Troubles, th
Selected poems by John Harold Hewitt( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
The blackbird's nest : an anthology of poetry from Queen's University Belfast ( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
The darkness of snow by Frank Ormsby( Book )
5 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Being walked by a dog by Frank Ormsby( Book )
4 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Ripe for company by Frank Ormsby( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Business as usual by Frank Ormsby( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
The Inward eye : a poetry anthology ( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Ulster poetry and the Troubles by Frank Ormsby( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Frank Ormsby Brits dichter
Frank Ormsby Northern Irish poet
Languages
English (132)
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