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Davey, Frank 1940-

Overview
Works: 135 works in 385 publications in 3 languages and 6,071 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Bio-bibliography  Biography  Case studies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR9199.3.D28, 811.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Frank Davey
Margaret Atwood : a feminist poetics by Frank Davey( Book )

17 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Davey reveals Margaret Atwood's extraordinary facility with language as well as her mistrust of it
Post-national arguments : the politics of the Anglophone-Canadian novel since 1967 by Frank Davey( Book )

9 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Earle Birney by Frank Davey( Book )

9 editions published between 1971 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From there to here : a guide to English-Canadian literature since 1960 by Frank Davey( Book )

13 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Louis Dudek & Raymond Souster by Frank Davey( Book )

10 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surviving the paraphrase : eleven essays on Canadian literature by Frank Davey( Book )

16 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reading Canadian reading by Frank Davey( Book )

9 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arcana by Frank Davey( Book )

4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Back to the war by Frank Davey( Book )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canadian literary power by Frank Davey( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King of swords by Frank Davey( Book )

6 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The arches : selected poems by Frank Davey( Book )

6 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weeds by Frank Davey( Book )

9 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karla's web : a cultural investigation of the Mahaffy-French murders by Frank Davey( Book )

9 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'an trentiesme; selected poems, 1961-70 by Frank Davey( Book )

6 editions published in 1972 in French and English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four myths for Sam Perry by Frank Davey( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aka bpNichol : a preliminary biography by Frank Davey( Book )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Aka bpNichol is the biography of the major Canadian poet bpNichol, who was a practising lay psychoanalyst and vice-president of one of the largest and longest-lasting communes in North America for more than a decade. Though he died at the young age of 44, Barrie Nichol was internationally influential as a visual poet and sound poet. Nichol authored the multi-volume The Martyrology, one of the most substantial long poems of the 20th century; four novels; two musical comedies; six children's books; hundreds of hand-drawn visual poems; and 10 episodes of Fraggle Rock
Mr. and Mrs. G.G. : the media princess and the court philosopher by Frank Davey( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Canada's first mixed-race vice-regal couple, Adrienne Clarkson and John Ralston Saul are one of the country's most conventionally unconventional couples. This bemused look at their partnership chronicles their years in the public eye with anecdotes tha
When Tish happens : the unlikely story of Canada's most influential literary magazine by Frank Davey( Book )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicling the birth of Tish, the University of British Columbia's poetry newsletter, this history describes the ideologies and devotion of its contributing poets and editors and the publication that followed. The evolution of this artistic venture, which represented a clear break from older Canadian poets and styles and a clash with entrenched Canadian cultural and political assumptions, is related by one of its founding members
How Linda died by Frank Davey( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writing with a stark, self-questioning tone, author Frank Davey recalls the last year of his wife Linda's battle with an inoperable brain tumor. Through Davey's detailed daily journal entries, this book provides a sober, uncompromisingly direct account of a family's struggle to help make their loved one's time more comfortable. Composed of moments in which ugliness and tenderness intertwine, it shows how the devastation extends to the family, making them question their own memories as they watch a once-vital woman unravel. Davey describes the demons of a past Linda can no longer share. Davey also comments on the frustrations of dealing with today's underfunded and disorganized health care and presents the struggle to maintain dignity in the face of a graceless medical system
 
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Margaret Atwood : a feminist poetics
Alternative Names
Davey, Frank

Davey, Frankland Wilmot

Davey, Frankland Wilmot, 1940-

Frank Davey Canadian poet

Frank Davey canadisk poet

Frank Davey kanadensisk poet

Frank Davey kanadischer Dichter, Schriftsteller und Hochschullehrer

Frank Davey kanadisk poet

Languages
English (163)

French (3)

Italian (1)

Covers
Surviving the paraphrase : eleven essays on Canadian literatureReading Canadian readingBack to the warCanadian literary powerThe arches : selected poemsMr. and Mrs. G.G. : the media princess and the court philosopherWhen Tish happens : the unlikely story of Canada's most influential literary magazineHow Linda died