WorldCat Identities

Ciardi, John 1916-1986

Overview
Works: 502 works in 1,137 publications in 2 languages and 46,320 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Epic poetry  Juvenile works  Humorous poetry  Narrative poetry  Echo verse  Odes  Terms and phrases  Dictionaries 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Narrator, Performer, Signer, Other, Interviewer, Author of introduction, Host
Classifications: PS3505.I27, 851.1
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Most widely held works by John Ciardi
How does a poem mean? by John Ciardi( Book )

28 editions published between 1959 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the basic elements of poetry and groups poems to encourage an analysis of similarities and differences
Inferno by Dante Alighieri( Book )

43 editions published between 1952 and 2009 in English and held by 1,741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the first part of Dante's epic poem about the three realms of the Christian afterlife, a spiritual pilgrim is led by Virgil through the nine circles of Hell
Mid-century American poets by John Ciardi( Book )

20 editions published between 1950 and 1952 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers major mid-20th-century poets such as Randall Jarrell, Robert Lavell and Richard Wilbur
You read to me, I'll read to you by John Ciardi( Book )

19 editions published between 1932 and 1987 in English and held by 1,358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humorous poems to read aloud to children alternating with poems beginning readers can read themselves. Grades 1-4
This strangest everything by John Ciardi( Book )

8 editions published in 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A browser's dictionary, and native's guide to the unknown American language by John Ciardi( Book )

8 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and held by 1,214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A compendium of curious expressions and intriguing facts"--Jacket subtitle
Purgatorio by Dante( Book )

26 editions published between 1957 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dante describes his journey to the renunciation of sin, accepting his suffering in preparation for his entrance into the presence of God."
The divine comedy by Dante Alighieri( Book )

16 editions published between 1950 and 1985 in English and held by 1,138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This single volume, blank verse translation of The Divine Comedy includes an introduction, maps of Dante's Italy, Hell, Purgatory, Geocentric Universe, and political panorama of the thirteenth and early fourteenth century, diagrams and notes providing the reader with invaluable guidance
Person to person by John Ciardi( Book )

9 editions published in 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As if : poems new and selected by John Ciardi( Book )

8 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 1,081 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

39 poems by John Ciardi( Book )

11 editions published in 1959 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the stoneworks; [poems] by John Ciardi( Book )

14 editions published between 1961 and 1971 in English and held by 965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paradiso by Dante( Book )

20 editions published between 1961 and 2009 in English and held by 957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dante's ultimate vision of universal harmony and eternal salvation"--Cover
I met a man by John Ciardi( Book )

6 editions published in 1961 in English and Undetermined and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For beginning readers, these poems lead children to new words through rhyme, riddles, context, and word game
Dialogue with an audience by John Ciardi( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections of pieces by the poetry editor of the "Saturday review". Includes criticism of poets and poetry and letters sent to Ciardi from his readers
The little that is all by John Ciardi( Book )

7 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Responsibility and reality are the author's primary interests in this collection of works
Lives of X by John Ciardi( Book )

5 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

16 poems - autobiographical, introspective, and occasionally ironic
In fact; [poems] by John Ciardi( Book )

7 editions published in 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New poems by the poetry editor of "The Saturday Review of literature."
I marry you : a sheaf of love poems by John Ciardi( Book )

16 editions published in 1958 in English and Undetermined and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doodle soup : poems by John Ciardi( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty-eight poems, mostly humorous, by the well-known poet
 
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The divine comedy
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You read to me, I'll read to youPurgatorioThe divine comedyParadisoDoodle soup : poemsSaipan : the war diary of John CiardiDialects of the tribe : postmodern American poets and poetry
Alternative Names
Ciardi J.

Ciardi, John, 1916-

Ciardi John Anthony

Ciardi, John Anthony 1916-1986

John Ciardi americký básník

John Ciardi Amerikaans taalkundige (1916-1986)

John Ciardi Amerikaanse digter, vertaler en etimoloog

John Ciardi poeta e traduttore statunitense

John Ciardi US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller und Hochschullehrer

Чиарди Дж.

Чиарди Джон

Чиарди, Джон американский поэт, переводчик, критик

جون سياردى

約翰·查爾迪

Languages
English (316)

French (1)