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Mandelbaum, Allen 1926-2011

Works: 150 works in 378 publications in 1 language and 15,328 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Fiction  History  Epic poetry, Greek  Epic poetry  Study guides  Illustrated works  Drama  Audio adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Translator, Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: PA4025.A5, 883.1
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Most widely held works about Allen Mandelbaum
Most widely held works by Allen Mandelbaum
Three centuries of American poetry, 1620-1923( Book )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 1,599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive overview of America's vast poetic heritage, Three Centuries of American Poetry features the work of some 150 of our nation's finest writers. From the Revolutionary and Civil Wars to the Romantic Era and the Gilded and Modern Ages, this unrivaled anthology also presents a memorable array of rare ballads, songs, hymns, spirituals, and carols that echo through our nation's history. Highlights include Native American poems, African American writings, and the works of Quakers, colonists, Huguenots, transcendentalists, scholars, slaves, politicians, journalists, and clergymen. These discerning selections demonstrate that the American canon of poetry is as diverse as the nation itself, and constantly evolving as we pass through time. Most important, this collection strongly reflects the peerless styling that mark the American poetic experience as unique. Here, in one distinguished volume, are the many voices of the New World
The Odyssey of Homer by Homer( Book )

19 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 1,319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 1990 verse translation of Homer's epic Greek poem, telling of the trails and exile, return and revenge of Odysseus, featuring twelve engravings by Italian-born painter Marialuisa De Romans
Selected poems of Giuseppe Ungaretti by Giuseppe Ungaretti( Book )

6 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chelmaxioms : the maxims, axioms, maxioms of Chelm by Allen Mandelbaum( Book )

9 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The savantasse of Montparnasse by Allen Mandelbaum( Book )

6 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lectura Dantis : Purgatorio by Dante Alighieri( Book )

14 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This new critical volume contains commentary on the 'Purgatorio' by 33 international scholars, each of whom presents to the nonspecialist reader one of the cantos of the transitional middle cantica of Dante's unique Christian epic
The Odyssey by Homer( Recording )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most popular epic of Western culture springs to life in Allen Mandelbaum's magnificent translation. Homer's masterpiece tells the story of Odysseus, the ideal Greek hero, as he travels home to Ithaca after the Trojan War--a journey of ten years and countless thrilling adventures. Rich in Greek folklore and myth, featuring gods and goddesses, monsters and sorceresses, The Odyssey has enchanted listeners around the world for thousands of years. Mandelbaum's robust, romantic, lyrical translation has an openness and immediacy unsurpassed by any other. Read aloud, it is a wonderful way to experience this enduring classic
Journeyman; [poems] by Allen Mandelbaum( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.25 (from 0.08 for Lectura Da ... to 0.69 for The divine ...)

Three centuries of American poetry, 1620-1923
Alternative Names
Allen Mandelbaum Amerikaans taalkundige (1926-2011)

Allen Mandelbaum poeta e traduttore statunitense

Allen Mandelbaum US-amerikanischer Hochschullehrer für italienischen Literatur

אלן מנדלבאום

English (76)

The Odyssey of HomerThe savantasse of MontparnasseLectura Dantis : PurgatorioThe Odyssey