WorldCat Identities

Williams, Oscar 1900-1964

Overview
Works: 196 works in 672 publications in 4 languages and 14,088 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Songs  Sources  Periodicals  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Editor, Author, Compiler, Performer, Other, Director, Signer, Speaker
Classifications: PR1175, 821.008
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Most widely held works about Oscar Williams
 
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A little treasury of American poetry : the chief poets from colonial times to the present day by Oscar Williams( Book )

17 editions published between 1947 and 1971 in English and French and held by 1,132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems by great American poets, from early colonial America through the mid-20th century
The New Pocket anthology of American verse : from colonial days to the present by Oscar Williams( Book )

72 editions published between 1955 and 1977 in English and held by 998 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of over 500 American poems by more than 100 authors. Although the book covers a span of three centuries, three-fourths of its contents is devoted to the 20th century. Arranged alphabetically by author
Immortal poems of the English language : an anthology by Oscar Williams( Book )

42 editions published between 1952 and 1983 in English and Polish and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

447 British and American poems by 150 poets, including contemporary poets
The mentor book of major American poets, from Edward Taylor and Walt Whitman to Hart Crane and W.H. Auden by Oscar Williams( Book )

40 editions published between 1960 and 1985 in English and Spanish and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handy collection of twenty great American poets spanning three centuries
Master poems of the English language; over one hundred poems together with introductions by leading poets and critics of the English-speaking world by Oscar Williams( Book )

18 editions published between 1966 and 1973 in English and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthology of English and American poems, each followed by a critical essay by writers such as Robert M. Bender, Mark Van Doren, Cleanth Brooks, Lionel Trilling, and others
A little treasury of British poetry; the chief poets from 1500 to 1950 by Oscar Williams( Book )

3 editions published between 1951 and 1955 in English and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little treasury of great poetry, English & American, from Chaucer to the present day by Oscar Williams( Book )

9 editions published between 1946 and 1950 in English and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The war poets : an anthology of the war poetry of the 20th century by Oscar Williams( Book )

21 editions published between 1945 and 1976 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected poems by Oscar Williams( Book )

11 editions published between 1947 and 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For other editions, see Author Catalog
The Mentor book of major British poets : from William Blake to Dylan Thomas by Oscar Williams( Book )

16 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A unique collection of 22 of Britian's greatest poets
The pocket book of modern verse; English and American poetry of the last hundred years from Walt Whitman to Dylan Thomas by Oscar Williams( Book )

49 editions published between 1954 and 1974 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the most important work of more than 100 English and American authors
The major metaphysical poets of the seventeenth century: John Donne, George Herbert, Richard Crashaw, and Andrew Marvell; an anthology by Edwin Honig( Book )

3 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The view from a blind I by George Barker( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The golden treasury of the best songs & lyrical poems in the English language by Francis Turner Palgrave( Book )

12 editions published between 1953 and 1967 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of the best Lyrical Poetry and Songs of the English language by British and Irish poets who lived between 1861 and 1962
New poems : an anthology of British and American verse( )

in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The golden darkness by Oscar Williams( Book )

19 editions published between 1921 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The silver treasury of light verse, from Geoffrey Chaucer to Ogden Nash by Oscar Williams( Book )

9 editions published between 1957 and 1961 in English and Spanish and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of American verse from colonial days to the present by Oscar Williams( Book )

3 editions published between 1955 and 1966 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An album of modern poetry : an anthology read by the poets by Oscar Williams( Recording )

11 editions published between 1959 and 1966 in 3 languages and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The participating poets include : [1]. R. Frost, W. Stevens, J.C. Ransom, Marianne Moore, T.S. Eliot, E. Muir, W.C. Williams, R. Jeffers, R. Graves, C. Aiken, A. Macleish, H. Reed, M. Rukeyser -- [2]. A. Tate, O. Williams, W.H. Auden, T. Spencer, R. Eberhart, S. Spencer, O. Nash, Merrill Moore, W. Empson, G. Derwood, G. Barker, V. Watkins, R. Fuller -- [3]. E.L. Masters, L. Bogan, S. Kunitz, L. Adams, R. Lowell, T. Roethke, J. Wright, J. Garrique, R. Wilbur, E.E. Cummings, W.R. Rogers, E. Denby, E. Honig, H. Nemerov, R. Herschberger, J. Bennett, T. Hughes, J. Thompson, W.S. Merwin
 
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The mentor book of major American poets, from Edward Taylor and Walt Whitman to Hart Crane and W.H. Auden
Alternative Names
Kaplan, Oscar.

Kaplan, Oscar 1900-1964

Oscar Kaplan

Oscar Williams Amerikaans schrijver (1900-1964)

Williams, Oscar

Оскар Уильямс

اسکار ویلیامز

أوسكار وليامز كاتب من الولايات المتحدة الأمريكية

Languages
English (365)

Spanish (2)

French (1)

Polish (1)

Covers
The mentor book of major American poets, from Edward Taylor and Walt Whitman to Hart Crane and W.H. AudenThe Mentor book of major British poets : from William Blake to Dylan Thomas