WorldCat Identities

Phelps, Robert 1922-1989

Overview
Works: 44 works in 175 publications in 3 languages and 8,684 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Fiction  Records and correspondence  Bio-bibliography  Pictorial works  Diaries  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Editor, Author, Contributor, Author of introduction, Other, Translator
Classifications: PQ2605.O28, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert Phelps
The collected stories of Colette by Colette( Book )

14 editions published between 1983 and 2003 in English and held by 1,729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

100 stories dating from 1908 to 1945
Earthly paradise; an autobiography by Colette( Book )

24 editions published between 1966 and 1984 in English and held by 1,640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professional secrets : an autobiography of Jean Cocteau, drawn from his lifetime writings by Jean Cocteau( Book )

10 editions published between 1970 and 1972 in English and held by 968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twentieth-century culture: the breaking up by Robert Phelps( Book )

5 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters from Colette by Colette( Book )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1983 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belles saisons : a Colette scrapbook by Robert Phelps( Book )

9 editions published in 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flowers and fruit by Colette( Book )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected writings of the ingenious Mrs. Aphra Behn : comprising the four novels ., and selected verse and translations by Aphra Behn( Book )

7 editions published between 1950 and 1969 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continual lessons : the journals of Glenway Wescott, 1937-1955 by Glenway Wescott( Book )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Glenway Wescott is one of the noteworthy figures of mid-century American letters. His aim was to write a totally honest account of himself, his friends and relations, and his loves, in the tradition of the greatest confessional literature, and he succeeded
Memorable days : the selected letters of James Salter and Robert Phelps by James Salter( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiographie tirée des oeuvres de Colette par Robert Phelps by Colette( Book )

7 editions published between 1966 and 1973 in French and English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiographie tirée des œuvres de Colette by Colette( Book )

9 editions published between 1966 and 1973 in French and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heroes and orators by Robert Phelps( Book )

5 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colette : autobiographie by Colette( Book )

4 editions published between 1966 and 1973 in French and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three is a crowd by Robert Phelps( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colette : autobiographie tirée des oeuvres de Colette by Robert Phelps( Book )

3 editions published between 1966 and 1973 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colette: autobiographie tirée des oeuvres de Colette by Colette( Book )

4 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Erde mein Paradies by Colette( Book )

3 editions published in 1967 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memorable Days : the Selected Letters of James Salter and Robert Phelps by James Salter( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Salter had written two novels, The Hunters and The Arm of Flesh, but it was his third, remarkable novel A Sport and a Pastime, together with his film Three and a script he had written for Downhill Racer, that in 1969 elicited a letter of admiration from a writer and critic he did not knowRobert Phelps. The correspondence that resulted went on to span two decades. The letters themselves are exceptionally alive, uninhibited, gossipy, touching, and brilliant. The successes of Salter and the struggles of Phelps are fully explored by the writers themselves in an honest exchange only letters
 
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The collected stories of Colette
Alternative Names
Phelps, Robert

Languages
English (105)

French (25)

German (3)

Covers
Belles saisons : a Colette scrapbookMemorable days : the selected letters of James Salter and Robert PhelpsMemorable Days : the Selected Letters of James Salter and Robert Phelps