WorldCat Identities

Harris, Wilson

Overview
Works: 159 works in 554 publications in 6 languages and 16,239 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Honoree, Author of introduction, Dedicatee
Classifications: PR9320.9.H3, 813
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Wilson Harris
 
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Most widely held works by Wilson Harris
Palace of the peacock by Wilson Harris( Book )
58 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roman fra Guayana
The womb of space : the cross-cultural imagination by Wilson Harris( Book )
8 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selected essays of Wilson Harris : the unfinished genesis of the imagination by Wilson Harris( Book )
20 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Wilson Harris is one of the outstanding literary innovators of the century. His novels date from Palace of the Peacock (1960) to Jonestown (1996). This volume matches Harris's career in the novel with his critical writings: from 1961 to the present day. Selected Essays of Wilson Harris brings together nineteen lectures, addresses and essays to make available in a single comprehensive reader Harris's full range of writings on subjects encompassing the literate imagination; traditions of fable and legend in Central and South America; the North American literary imagination, from Poe and Melville to Toomer, Ralph Ellison, Faulkner, and Jean Rhys; and inheritances and legacies of writers of the postcolonial diaspora."--Jacket
The Guyana quartet by Wilson Harris( Book )
10 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The eye of the scarecrow by Wilson Harris( Book )
22 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Da Silva da Silva's cultivated wilderness : and, Genesis of the clowns by Wilson Harris( Book )
10 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tradition, the writer and society : critical essays by Wilson Harris( Book )
21 editions published between 1919 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ascent to Omai by Wilson Harris( Book )
7 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sleepers of Roraima: a Carib trilogy by Wilson Harris( Book )
10 editions published in 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Carnival by Wilson Harris( Book )
5 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The age of the rainmakers by Wilson Harris( Book )
10 editions published between 1971 and 1974 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The angel at the gate by Wilson Harris( Book )
10 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and French and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black Marsden: a tabula rasa comedy by Wilson Harris( Book )
5 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Resurrection at Sorrow Hill by Wilson Harris( Book )
6 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The infinite rehearsal by Wilson Harris( Book )
5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jonestown by Wilson Harris( Book )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Heartland by Wilson Harris( Book )
10 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Companions of the day and night by Wilson Harris( Book )
7 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tree of the sun by Wilson Harris( Book )
5 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kas-kas; interviews with three Caribbean writers in Texas. George Lamming, C. L. R. James, Wilson Harris by George Lamming( Book )
4 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Audience level: 0.62 (from 0.37 for Wilson Har ... to 0.97 for El palacio ...)
Alternative Names

controlled identity Waruk, Kona

Harris, Theodore W. 1921-
Harris, Theodore Wilson.
Harris, Theodore Wilson 1921-
Languages
English (277)
French (8)
Spanish (5)
Italian (3)
German (2)
Portuguese (1)
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