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Winnington, G. Peter

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Works: 17 works in 46 publications in 2 languages and 1,432 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Conference proceedings  Periodicals  History  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PR6031.E183, 823.912
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Publications about G. Peter Winnington
Publications by G. Peter Winnington
Most widely held works by G. Peter Winnington
The voice of the heart the working of Mervyn Peake's imagination by G. Peter Winnington( file )
8 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 398 libraries worldwide
The works of Mervyn Peake have fascinated readers for sixty years. His Gormenghast sequence of novels recently serialized to great acclaim by the BBC stands as one of the great imaginative accomplishments of twentieth-century literature. In The Voice of the Heart, G. Peter Winnington, the worlds foremost expert on Peake, sets his subjects fiction in context with the poetry, plays and book illustrations which are less well known. He traces recurrent motifs through Peakes works (islands, animals, and loneliness, for example) and explores in detail Peakes long-neglected play, The Wit to
Complete nonsense by Mervyn Peake( file )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 367 libraries worldwide
'Nonsense', wrote Mervyn Peake, 'can take you by the hand and lead you nowhere. It's magic.' Peake (1911-68) is one of the great English nonsense poets, in the tradition of Lewis Carroll and Edward Lear. His verses lead the reader into places where cause is cut free of effect and language takes on a giddy life of its own. Malicious bowler hats threaten their owners, a cake is chased across an ocean by a rakish knife, aunts become flatfish or live on sphagnum moss. Fully annotated, with a detailed introduction, Complete Nonsense contains all the poems and illustrations from Peake's Book of Non
Mervyn Peake : the man and his art ( Book )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 264 libraries worldwide
Vast alchemies : the life and work of Mervyn Peake by G. Peter Winnington( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 214 libraries worldwide
Mervyn Peake's vast alchemies : the illustrated biography by G. Peter Winnington( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
Miracle enough : papers on the works of Mervyn Peake by G. Peter Winnington( Book )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
To mark the centenary of Mervyn Peake's birth, the Sussex Centre for Folklore, Fairy Tales and Fantasy (University of Chichester) organized an international conference in July 2011 entitled ""Mervyn Peake and the Fantasy Tradition."" Papers were presented by scholars, artists, and writers from all over the world, and here we have a selection of them. No other comparable collection of essays on Peake has ever been published. The contributors take a wide variety of approaches to Peake's work -
Le Sujet et son énonciation ( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in French and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Méduse et double jeu = Medusa and the double game : Gaspard Delachaux ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in French and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Walter Fuller : the man who had ideas by G. Peter Winnington( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Biography of Walter Gladstone Fuller (1881-1927), British pacifist, worker for civil rights and civil liberties in the United States, editor of Britain's Radio Times; includes information about his sisters, the folk-singing Fuller Sisters, especially about his sister Rosalind(e) Fuller. Walter Fuller was married to Crystal Eastman, feminist, pacifist, and socialist
La représentation de l'espace ( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in French and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Peter's pragmatic guide to idiomatic English : rapid solutions for French-speaking students to common difficulties in speaking and writing English by G. Peter Winnington( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The English Department at Lausanne University : an informal account of its first hundred years by G. Peter Winnington( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Welcome to Lausanne by Jean Hugli( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in French and held by 1 library worldwide
The English Department guide to essay-writing ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Lignes de fuite : Mervyn Peake, l'œuvre illustrée = Lines of flight : Mervyn Peake, the illustrated work ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in French and held by 1 library worldwide
Peake studies ( serial )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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English (40)
French (6)
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