WorldCat Identities

Williams, Heathcote

Overview
Works: 136 works in 485 publications in 5 languages and 6,780 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Poetry  Drama  Film adaptations  Psychological fiction  Horror fiction  Biographical films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Fantasy films  Filmed plays 
Roles: Author, Actor, Narrator, Performer, Other, Correspondent, Editor, Creator, Recipient
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Heathcote Williams
 
Most widely held works by Heathcote Williams
Orlando by Sally Potter( Visual )

21 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orlando is an English nobleman who defies the laws of nature with surprising results. Immortal and highly imaginative, he undergoes a series of extraordinary transformations which humorously and hauntingly illustrate the eternal war between the sexes
Whale nation by Heathcote Williams( Book )

25 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in 5 languages and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs and a long narrative poem celebrate the beauty, intelligence, and usefulness of the whale, while deploring its killing to satisfy the human appetite for non-essentials. Includes a lengthy section of commentary on whales and dolphins over the past 170 years
The speakers by Heathcote Williams( Book )

21 editions published between 1961 and 2005 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sacred elephant by Heathcote Williams( Book )

14 editions published between 1985 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author's poem raises our consciousness that a gentle sensitive animal is being forced into labor and slaughtered for jewelry
AC/DC & The local stigmatic; two plays by Heathcote Williams( Book )

3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paradise : from the Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri( Recording )

18 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While in the worlds below the poet was able to revel in the painstaking description of strange creatures and fantastic landscapes, in Paradise his task is to introduce us to the pure and just, whose abode is clear air adorned only with singing stars and ever more brilliant light
Falling for a dolphin by Heathcote Williams( Book )

14 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and German and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Purgatory : from the Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri( Recording )

21 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Purgatory is the second part of Dante's Divine Comedy. The Poet and his guide, Virgil, ascend the terraces of the Mount of Purgatory, inhabited by those doing penance in an attempt to expiate their sins
AC/DC by Heathcote Williams( Book )

25 editions published between 1971 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autogeddon by Heathcote Williams( Book )

11 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Divine comedy : [the Carlyle-Wicksteed translation] by Dante Alighieri( Recording )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dante's vision, The divine comedy, has profoundly affected every generation since it first appeared in the early 14th century. The box set contains the trilogy of The Inferno, Purgatory and Paradise, plus a biography of Dante, A life of Dante, which puts the very personal nature of his poetry into perspective
Alegria : an enchanting fable by Cirque du Soleil( Visual )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by the Cirque du Soleil, this feature film moves the Cirque's dreamlike imagery into the real world while introducing a narrative love story
Dracula by Bram Stoker( Recording )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of five sound discs featuring both Bram Stoker's "Dracula" and Mary Shelley's "Frankenstein."
The New Testament : selections from the Bible (the Authorized version) by Bibeln. N. T( Recording )

14 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The New Testament tells the extraordinary and moving story of the life of Christ and the founding of his Church. This generous selection from the texts which lie at the root of two thousand years of European civilization ranges between the powerful sincerity of the Evangelists and the ecstatic vision of John's New Jerusalem
The tango lesson by Sally Potter( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of a filmmaker, Sally, who becomes dissatisfied with her latest screenplay (vividly illustrated in luscious color) and stumbles upon an Argentinean tango dancer. She places herself under Pablo's tutelage and together they explore their spiritual and artistic connections. It soon becomes clear that they each want very different things from each other"--Container
The middle way : the story of Buddhism by Jinananda( )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Divides Buddhism into the Three Jewels - the Buddha, the Dharma and theSangha
The immortalist by Heathcote Williams( Book )

10 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in English and German and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whale nation by Heathcote Williams( Recording )

18 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an epic poem celebrating the beauty, intelligence, and usefulness of the whale
The local stigmatic( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Graham is an East-End Englishman with a bitter obsession for Greyhound racing and celebrity. His roommate, Ray, although less passionate by nature, tries to help Graham win satisfaction as he pursues strangely deviant acts. When the pair meets a famous film actor, Graham tests Ray's loyalty by suggesting they attack the man
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Paradise : from the Divine Comedy
Alternative Names
Heathcote Williams

Heathcote Williams angol költő, színész

Heathcote Williams britisk poet og skodespelar

Heathcote Williams britisk poet og skuespiller

Heathcote Williams Brits acteur

Heathcote Williams brittisk poet och skådespelare

Heathcote Williams englischer Dichter, Theaterautor und Schauspieler

Heathcote Williams English poet, actor and dramatist

Heathcote-Williams, John Henley Jasper 1941-2017

Heathcote Williams poeta, attore e commediografo inglese

Williams, H.

Williams, John Henley Heathcote

Хиткоут Уильямс

ฮีธโคต วิลเลียมส์

希思科特·威廉姆斯

Languages
English (225)

German (26)

French (4)

Chinese (1)

Dutch (1)

Covers
Purgatory : from the Divine ComedyThe Divine comedy : [the Carlyle-Wicksteed translation]DraculaThe New Testament : selections from the Bible (the Authorized version)The middle way : the story of BuddhismWhale nation