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Olson, Elder 1909-1992

Overview
Works: 50 works in 289 publications in 6 languages and 12,687 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  Lyric poetry  Musical settings  Song cycles  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: PS3529.L66, 811.508
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American poetry : the twentieth century( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2,362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains over 1500 poems by more than 200 well-known American poets, including Langston Hughes, T.S. Eliot, Ezra Pound, Robert Frost, and Wallace Stevens
The poetry of Dylan Thomas by Elder Olson( Book )

61 editions published between 1954 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A critical analysis, with a bibliography of the poet's works
Aristotle's Poetics and English literature : a collection of critical essays by Elder Olson( Book )

19 editions published between 1965 and 1985 in English and French and held by 1,316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tragedy and the theory of drama by Elder Olson( Book )

31 editions published between 1961 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 1,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book grew out of lectures on tragedy by Elder Olson delivered at Wayne State University in the spring of 1958. It is an attempt to cover the dramatic principles themselves instead of only stage-craft and play writing. The author as attempted to see tragedy, and of the whole of drama, from a point of view of the working dramatist, encapsulating the principles
On value judgments in the arts, and other essays by Elder Olson( Book )

8 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collected poems by Elder Olson( Book )

19 editions published between 1963 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American lyric poems, from colonial times to the present by Elder Olson( Book )

5 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Olson's penny arcade : poems by Elder Olson( Book )

8 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Last poems by Elder Olson( Book )

9 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plays & poems, 1948-58 by Elder Olson( Book )

10 editions published between 1958 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Major voices : 20 British and American poets by Elder Olson( Book )

6 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cock of heaven by Elder Olson( Book )

3 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scarecrow Christ, and other poems by Elder Olson( Book )

5 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thing of sorrow, poems by Elder Olson( Book )

2 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Über Formalismus : diskussion eines ästhetischen Begriffs by Elder Olson( Book )

14 editions published in 1966 in German and Undetermined and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General prosody, rhythmic, metric, harmonics by Elder Olson( Book )

6 editions published in 1938 in 3 languages and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The midnight meditation, a cycle for voice and piano by David Diamond( )

4 editions published in 1954 in English and Undetermined and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elder Olson by Thomas E Lucas( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in Undetermined and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elder Olson by Elder Olson( Recording )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Elder Olson reads a number of his poems including Daguerreotype of Chopin, On an adagio by Beethoven, and The night there was dancing in the streets
 
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American poetry : the twentieth century
Alternative Names
Elder Olson American writer

Elder Olson écrivain américain

Olson, Elder J. 1909-1992

Olson, Elder James 1909-1992

Languages
English (200)

German (13)

Catalan (2)

French (1)

Italian (1)

Spanish (1)

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