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Wimsatt, William K. (William Kurtz) 1907-1975

Overview
Works: 122 works in 527 publications in 3 languages and 18,246 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Conference proceedings  Portraits  Biography  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Editor, Dedicatee, Other
Classifications: PN85, 809
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Most widely held works about William K Wimsatt
 
Most widely held works by William K Wimsatt
Literary criticism : a short history by William K Wimsatt( Book )
100 editions published between 1957 and 1983 in 3 languages and held by 2,433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The verbal icon : studies in the meaning of poetry by William K Wimsatt( Book )
55 editions published between 1954 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Sixteen essays on literary theory ranging from Aristotle to Coleridge to T.S. Eliot. This is the work that introduced the 'intentional' and 'affective' fallacies, first questioned authorial biography as a means of understanding artistic creation, and defined standards for explication. A necessity for any scholarly bookshelf."--Page 4 of cover
Boswell for the defence, 1769-1774 by James Boswell( Book )
20 editions published between 1930 and 1960 in English and held by 1,557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hateful contraries, studies in literature and criticism by William K Wimsatt( Book )
13 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selected poetry and prose by Samuel Johnson( Book )
6 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 1,170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A selection of Samuel Johnson's best work. This book comprises Johnson's letters, his major poems (including "London"), "Rasselas", twenty-one "Rambler", nineteen "Idlers", the "Prefaces to the Dictionary", the edition of Shakespeare, and the "Lives of the Poets: Cowley, Milton, Swift, Pope, Savage, Collins, and Gray."
The prose style of Samuel Johnson by William K Wimsatt( Book )
18 editions published between 1941 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explication as criticism : selected papers from the English Institute, 1941-1952 by English Institute( Book )
8 editions published between 1963 and 1965 in English and French and held by 1,099 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Day of the leopards : essays in defense of poems by William K Wimsatt( Book )
5 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Versification: major language types; sixteen essays by William K Wimsatt( Book )
7 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Literary criticism--idea and act : the English Institute, 1939-1972 :selected essays by English Institute( Book )
13 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
34 essays om litteraturvidenskab og engelsk litteratur, udvalgt blandt afhandlinger, der blev forelæst ved The English Institute, Columbia University i årene 1939-1972
The idea of comedy: essays in prose and verse; Ben Jonson to George Meredith by William K Wimsatt( Book )
3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Philosophic words; a study of style and meaning in the Rambler and Dictionary of Samuel Johnson by William K Wimsatt( Book )
11 editions published between 1948 and 1968 in English and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Literary theory and structure: essays in honor of William K. Wimsatt ( Book )
8 editions published between 1973 and 1982 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
English stage comedy. Edited with an introd by William K Wimsatt( Book )
17 editions published between 1955 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The portraits of Alexander Pope by William K Wimsatt( Book )
3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selected poetry & prose by Alexander Pope( Book )
14 editions published between 1956 and 1972 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Parodies of ballad criticism (1711-1787) : William Wagstaffe, A comment upon the history of Tom Thumb, 1711 ; George Canning, the knave of hearts, 1787 by William K Wimsatt( Book )
8 editions published between 1957 and 1967 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alexander Pope selected poetry & prose by Alexander Pope( )
6 editions published between 1951 and 1963 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This selection includes The Rape of the Lock, Eloisa to Abelard, and extracts from The Dunciad and the translation of Homer
Explication as criticism; seected papers from the English Institute, 1941-1952 by William K Wimsatt( Book )
6 editions published between 1963 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What to say about a poem by William K Wimsatt( Book )
4 editions published in 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Kurtz, William Wimsatt 1907-1975
Wei-mu-sai-tʻe 1907-1975
Wimsatt Jr., William K.
Wimsatt Junior, William K.
Wimsatt, W. K.
Wimsatt, W. K. 1907-1975
Wimsatt, W. K. Jr
Wimsatt, W. K. (William Kurtz), 1907-1975.
Wimsatt, William K.
Wimsatt, William K. 1907-1975
Wimsatt, William K. Jr
Wimsatt, William K. (William Kurtz), 1907-1975
Wimsatt, William Kurtz.
Wimsatt, William Kurtz 1907-1975
Languages
English (315)
Polish (2)
French (1)
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