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

Overview
Works: 122 works in 549 publications in 3 languages and 18,157 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Conference proceedings  Portraits  Biography  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Editor, Compiler, Other, Dedicatee
Classifications: PN85, 809
Publication Timeline
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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 )
89 editions published between 1957 and 1983 in 3 languages and held by 2,415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The verbal icon : studies in the meaning of poetry by William K Wimsatt ( Book )
54 editions published between 1954 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,714 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."--P. [4] of cover
Boswell for the defence, 1769-1774 by James Boswell ( Book )
24 editions published between 1930 and 1960 in English and held by 1,555 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 held by 1,199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The prose style of Samuel Johnson by William K Wimsatt ( Book )
24 editions published between 1941 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explication as criticism; selected papers from the English Institute, 1941-1952 by English Institute ( Book )
15 editions published between 1963 and 1965 in English and French and held by 1,130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selected poetry and prose by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
7 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 1,052 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."
Day of the leopards : essays in defense of poems by William K Wimsatt ( Book )
10 editions published in 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Versification: major language types; sixteen essays by William K Wimsatt ( Book )
13 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Literary criticism--idea and act : the English Institute, 1939-1972 :selected essays by English Institute ( Book )
10 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The idea of comedy: essays in prose and verse; Ben Jonson to George Meredith by William K Wimsatt ( Book )
2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 767 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 )
15 editions published between 1948 and 1968 in English and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Literary theory and structure: essays in honor of William K. Wimsatt ( Book )
7 editions published between 1973 and 1982 in English and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
English stage comedy. Edited with an introd by William K Wimsatt ( Book )
18 editions published between 1955 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The portraits of Alexander Pope by William K Wimsatt ( Book )
10 editions published in 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selected poetry & prose by Alexander Pope ( Book )
15 editions published between 1952 and 1972 in English and held by 295 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 253 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 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Johnson on Shakespeare by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
11 editions published between 1960 and 1969 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What to say about a poem, and other essays by William K Wimsatt ( Book )
2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 50 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. Jr
Wimsatt, William K. (William Kurtz), 1907-1975
Wimsatt, William Kurtz.
Wimsatt, William Kurtz, 1907-1975
Languages
English (342)
Polish (2)
French (1)
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