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Williams, Heathcote

Overview
Works: 132 works in 444 publications in 5 languages and 6,567 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Film adaptations  Poetry  Television adaptations  Drama  Television comedies  Psychological fiction  Biographical films  Televised performances  Television programs 
Roles: Author, Actor, Narrator, Performer, Other, Correspondent, Editor, Creator, Recipient
Classifications: PR6037.T617, 823.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Heathcote Williams
 
Most widely held works by Heathcote Williams
Orlando by Virginia Woolf( Visual )

19 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

25 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in 5 languages and held by 594 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 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Inferno : from the Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri( Recording )

15 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 345 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
Sacred elephant by Heathcote Williams( Book )

7 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and French and held by 292 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 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Falling for a dolphin by Heathcote Williams( Book )

14 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and German and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

15 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 247 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
AC/DC by Heathcote Williams( Book )

25 editions published between 1971 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

18 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 245 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
Autogeddon by Heathcote Williams( Book )

11 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 218 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 200 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
Dracula by Bram Stoker( Recording )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of five sound discs featuring both Bram Stoker's "Dracula" and Mary Shelley's "Frankenstein."
The tempest by William Shakespeare( Visual )

22 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Derek Jarman's interpretation of Shakespeare's play The Tempest, with elaborate staging and modern touches
The immortalist by Heathcote Williams( Book )

10 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in English and German and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 New Testament : selections from the Bible (the Authorized version) by Bibeln. N.T( Recording )

13 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The New Testament tells the extraordinary and moving story of the life of Christ and the founding of the 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 middle way : the story of Buddhism by Jinananda( )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Divides Buddhism into the Three Jewels - the Buddha, the Dharma and the Sangha
Whale nation by Heathcote Williams( Recording )

16 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an epic poem celebrating the beauty, intelligence, and usefulness of the whale, read by the poet Heathcote Williams. Includes music and whale sounds
 
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Paradise : from the Divine Comedy
Alternative Names
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

Languages
English (237)

German (20)

French (4)

Chinese (1)

Dutch (1)

Covers
Paradise : from the Divine ComedyPurgatory : 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