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Williams, Heathcote

Overview
Works: 90 works in 317 publications in 3 languages and 4,837 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Poetry  Drama  Psychological fiction  Film adaptations  Horror tales  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Juvenile works  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Actor, Performer, Other, Correspondent, Creator, Recipient, Editor
Classifications: PR6037.T617, 823.8
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Most widely held works by Heathcote Williams
Whale nation by Heathcote Williams ( Book )
8 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 595 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 )
20 editions published between 1961 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sacred elephant by Heathcote Williams ( Book )
7 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The author's poem raises our conciousness that a gentle sensitive animal is being forced into labor and slaughtered for jewelry
William Shakespeare's The tempest ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1979 and 2000 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An interpretation of Shakespeare's play The Tempest, with elaborate staging and modern touches. It tells the story of Prospero, the magician, who lives with his nubile daughter on an enchanted island and punishes his enemies when they are shipwrecked there. It's a study of sexual and political power in the guise of a fairy tale
The Inferno from the Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Led by Virgil, the poet is taken down into the depths and shown the seven layers of Hell and those doomed to suffer eternal torment for vices exhibited and sins committed on earth. The 'Inferno' is the first part of the 'Divine Comedy' which continues the journey through Purgatory and Paradise
AC/DC & The local stigmatic; two plays by Heathcote Williams ( Book )
3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Falling for a dolphin by Heathcote Williams ( Book )
10 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
AC/DC by Heathcote Williams ( Book )
19 editions published between 1971 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Autogeddon by Heathcote Williams ( Book )
8 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paradise from the Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 206 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
The Divine comedy [the Carlyle-Wicksteed translation] by Dante Alighieri ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 197 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
Purgatory from the Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 181 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
The tempest by Derek Jarman ( Visual )
26 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An interpretation of Shakespeare's play The Tempest, with elaborate staging and modern touches. It tells the story of Prospero, the magician, who lives with his nubile daughter on an enchanted island and punishes his enemies when they are shipwrecked there. It's a study of sexual and political power in the guise of a fairy tale
The immortalist by Heathcote Williams ( Book )
7 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dracula by Bram Stoker ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of five sound discs featuring both Bram Stoker's "Dracula" and Mary Shelley's "Frankenstein."
Inferno by Dante Alighieri ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A translation of Renaissance poet Dante Alighieri's story of a man making his way through the torment of Hell in search of Paradise
The middle way the story of Buddhism by Jinananda ( )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Divides Buddhism into the Three Jewels - the Buddha, the Dharma and the Sangha
Whale nation by Heathcote Williams ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Performed by Heathcote Williams
The New Testament selections from the Bible (the Authorized version) ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 72 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
Oedipus the king by Sophocles ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The anguished tale of a man fated to kill his father and marry his mother retains its power to shock and move beyond any Freudian reference
 
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Alternative Names
Williams, H.
Languages
English (194)
German (3)
Italian (1)
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