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Matthews, William 1942-1997

Overview
Works: 97 works in 203 publications in 1 language and 8,571 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Interviews  Poetry  History  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Editor, Signer, Compiler
Classifications: PS3563.A855, 821.7
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Search party : collected poems of William Matthews by William Matthews ( Book )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When William Matthews died of a heart attack in 1997, the day after his fifty-fifth birthday, America lost one of its most important poets, one whose humor and wit were balanced by deep emotion, whose off-the-cuff inventiveness belied the acuity of his verse
Keats: the critical heritage by Geoffrey Matthews ( Book )
8 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
These Everyman's Library Pocket Poets hardcover editions are popular for their compact size and reasonable price which do not compromise content. Poems: Keats contains a full selection of Keats's work, including his lyric poems, narrative poems, letters, and an index of first lines
Shelley by William Matthews ( Book )
13 editions published between 1970 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After all : last poems by William Matthews ( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A touchingly entitled collection of poems completed shortly before the poet's death in November 1997. In AFTER ALL, William Matthews seems to be looking his last on all things lovely. He speaks of people, pets, the past, of history, of joys proposed, but especially, with his characteristic relaxed wit, of language
A happy childhood : poems by William Matthews ( Book )
3 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Flood : poems by William Matthews ( Book )
4 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Time & money : new poems by William Matthews ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selected poems and translations, 1969-1991 by William Matthews ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bulgarian. In this first selection culled from his complete body of work, readers who have never sampled Matthews's poetry, or who cannot find it in print, will be able to take the measure of one of our most versatile and original poets. Matthews characteristically watches "the lights come on/in the valley, like bright type/being set in another language." Illuminating and thoughtful, his poems speak the truth in a way that prompted Peter Stitt, one of our most respected
Rising and falling : poems by William Matthews ( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Foreseeable futures : poems by William Matthews ( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sleek for the long flight : new poems by William Matthews ( Book )
6 editions published between 1972 and 1988 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blues if you want : poems by William Matthews ( Book )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Curiosities by William Matthews ( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ruining the new road : poems by William Matthews ( Book )
3 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selected poems by Percy Bysshe Shelley ( Book )
7 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Treasury of 37 well-known and representative poems by great Romantic poet includes "Ode to the West Wind," "To a Skylark," "Adonais," "Ozymandias," "Hymn to Intellectual Beauty," many more. Lists of titles and first lines
The poetical works of Shelley by Percy Bysshe Shelley ( Book )
25 editions published between 1970 and 1988 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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The 1997 Pushcart prize XXI : best of the small presses ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A world rich in anniversaries by Jean Follain ( Book )
4 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sticks & stones : [poems] by William Matthews ( Book )
2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The cloud by William Matthews ( Book )
2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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