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Williams, Heathcote

Overview
Works: 95 works in 291 publications in 4 languages and 4,379 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Poetry  Psychological fiction  Drama  Horror tales  History  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Suspense fiction  Biography 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Performer, Actor, Correspondent, Editor, 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
Whale nation by Heathcote Williams( Book )
19 editions published between 1988 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 618 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 )
18 editions published between 1961 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sacred elephant by Heathcote Williams( Book )
7 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and French and held by 321 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
The Inferno from the Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri( Recording )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 311 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 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Falling for a dolphin by Heathcote Williams( Book )
13 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and German and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
AC/DC by Heathcote Williams( Book )
17 editions published between 1971 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Autogeddon by Heathcote Williams( Book )
9 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 219 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 213 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 )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 192 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 188 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 immortalist by Heathcote Williams( Book )
6 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in English and German and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dracula by Bram Stoker( Recording )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of five sound discs featuring both Bram Stoker's "Dracula" and Mary Shelley's "Frankenstein."
The middle way the story of Buddhism by Jinananda( Recording )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Divides Buddhism into the Three Jewels - the Buddha, the Dharma and the Sangha
Inferno by Dante Alighieri( Recording )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 84 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
Whale nation by Heathcote Williams( Recording )
12 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 78 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
The New Testament selections from the Bible (the Authorized version) ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 74 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
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
Hancock's last half hour by Heathcote Williams( Book )
6 editions published between 1977 and 2004 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Broken English by Marianne Faithfull( Recording )
in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Digitally remastered edition of this 1979 album from the British singer, songwriter and actress. Broken English is often cited as Faithfull's definitive recording; Faithfull herself describes it in her autobiography as "the masterpiece". The album contains some of her most famous songs, including the title track and "The Ballad of Lucy Jordan", and was notable for the controversy surrounding the final number "Why D'Ya Do It"
 
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Alternative Names
Williams, H.
Languages
English (168)
German (15)
French (1)
Dutch (1)
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