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Williams, Heathcote

Overview
Works: 124 works in 391 publications in 5 languages and 6,076 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Poetry  Drama  Film adaptations  Psychological fiction  Dance films  Romance films  Horror tales  History  Melodrama 
Roles: Author, Actor, Narrator, Performer, Correspondent, Recipient, Editor
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 960 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 600 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 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Shakespeare's The tempest by National Arts Centre( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 396 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 )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 342 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 288 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 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

AC/DC by Heathcote Williams( Book )

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

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

14 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 241 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
Purgatory : from the Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri( Recording )

17 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 239 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 196 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 )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written in 1897, Bram Stoker's Dracula unfolds the story of Jonathan Harker, a legal solicitor, who travels from England to Count Dracula's estate in Transylvania's Carpathian Mountains. Sent to assist Dracula in a real estate transaction with his employer, Harker soon finds himself prisoner of the Count's estate and grows disturbed by the Count's nocturnal activities. Structured in epistolary fashion, a narrative of vampires, werewolves, love, and survival ensues in this epic gothic novel
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 106 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 )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The New Testament tells the extraordinary and moving story of the life of Christ and the founding of the Church. Selections are 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( )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

15 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 89 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
Inferno by Dante Alighieri( Recording )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 77 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
Pacino : an actor's vision( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of films directed by and starring Al Pacino
 
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Paradise : from the Divine Comedy
Alternative Names
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 poeta, attore e commediografo inglese

Williams, H.

Хиткоут Уильямс

Languages
English (218)

German (20)

French (3)

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 nationInferno