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Stallworthy, Jon

Overview
Works: 169 works in 631 publications in 1 language and 21,745 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  Biography  Manuscripts  Study guides  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Sources 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Author of introduction, Performer, Compiler, ed, Composer
Classifications: PR1174, 821.912
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Most widely held works about Jon Stallworthy
 
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Most widely held works by Jon Stallworthy
The Oxford book of war poetry ( Book )
28 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains 250 poems arranged chronologically by conflict producing a history of warfare as seen by poets
The Norton anthology of poetry by Arthur M Eastman( Book )
37 editions published between 1970 and 2007 in English and held by 2,250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Over three editions, The Norton Anthology of Poetry has become the classroom standard for the study of poetry in English. A wide and deep quarry of poems from the medieval period to the present, it is a book instructors rely on as a uniquely flexible teaching anthology, and one that students delve into well beyond college. Now, responding to new scholarship, classroom suggestions, and the vitality and diversity of poetry itself, the Fourth Edition introduces a wealth of new poets and poems as well as thoroughly revised editorial apparatus
A book of love poetry by Jon Stallworthy( Book )
36 editions published between 1973 and 2009 in English and held by 1,864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Overview: From the civilization of the Lower Nile to that of the Lower Hudson, more poets have written more convincingly, more poignantly about love than about any other subject. Jon Stallworthy has here selected some of the most moving, funny, shameless, and erotic love poems in the English language. Representing the work of more than 190 poets, from Sappho to Byron and Browning, from Rossetti to Wordsworth and E.E. Cummings, he offers a startling collection of love poetry down through the ages. Arranged thematically, beginning with the first drawings of young love and ending with the "long look back" of the aged, and revealing love in all its different aspects and perversities, this anthology demonstrates vividly man's changeless responses to the changing seasons of the heart
Wilfred Owen by Jon Stallworthy( Book )
49 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Between the lines; Yeats's poetry in the making by Jon Stallworthy( Book )
42 editions published between 1961 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the thinking aloud on paper which went into the making of 18 of Yeats's poems
Selected poems by Boris Leonidovich Pasternak( Book )
6 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in English and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poems by the modern Russian author reflect his faith in love and life and examine ethical and religious themes
Vision and revision in Yeats's Last poems by Jon Stallworthy( Book )
13 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Louis MacNeice by John Press( Book )
13 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In this compelling new study of one of the century's most memorable poets, Jon Stallworthy has produced an outstanding full-scale biography of Louis MacNeice, drawing on the testimony of family, friends, lovers, and MacNeice's extensive unpublished correspondence and papers." "Stallworthy, whose Wilfred Owen was described by Graham Greene as "one of the finest biographies of our time," has produced another no less remarkable life of an equally haunting figure. MacNeice's mother died when he was seven and Stallworthy shows how his imagination transmuted her ghostly presence, and the powerful presence of his father, into an elemental opposition structuring most of what he would write - from anguished indictments of his native Ireland to poignant love poems."--Jacket
Yeats: Last poems; a casebook by Jon Stallworthy( Book )
29 editions published between 1965 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The poems of Wilfred Owen by Wilfred Owen( Book )
17 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This volume contains all of Owen''s best known work, only four of which were published in his lifetime. His war poems were based on his acute observations of the soldiers with whom he served on the Western front, and reflect the horror and waste of World War One
The complete poems and fragments by Wilfred Owen( Book )
10 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Great poets of World War I : poetry from the great war by Jon Stallworthy( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A survey of the lives and work of twelve celebrated British war poets, including Rupert Brooke, dead at twenty-eight; the serious-minded, poignantly truthful Wilfred Owen, who was shot down, at twenty-five; and the defiant Siegfried Sassoon whose gallantry in the Somme Offensive earned him the Military Cross and nickname Mad Jack. Profiled in this volume, too, and illustrated throughout with photographs of the action they saw and manuscripts of the poems they wrote are Edmund Blunden, whose work is haunted by the war until his death in 1974; Isaac Rosenberg, the painter who captured the absurdity and horror of war in words; along with Julian Grenfell, Edward Thomas, Charles Hamilton Sorley, Frances Ledwidge, Ivor Gurney, David Jones, and Robert Graves. With access to the archives of the Imperial War Museum and its wide collection of rare color and black-and-white photographs, this volume combines art, poetry, biography, and the tragic, noble, bleak, and confounding experience that was the Great War
The twelve, and other poems by Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Blok( Book )
2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Douze poèmes liés entre eux par la continuité narrative relatent l'avancée de douze soldats dans une tempête de neige. Rédigée en janvier 1918, cette oeuvre a pour thème central l'âme de la révolution et sera revendiquée comme étendard par les bolcheviques. Son rythme novateur crée le vers tonique libre russe, l'effacement de la distinction entre la cadence du vers et celle de la langue parlée
Five centuries of Polish poetry, 1450-1970 by Jerzy Peterkiewicz( Book )
7 editions published between 1960 and 1979 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A familiar tree by Jon Stallworthy( Book )
10 editions published in 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The author's poem dealing with Stallworthy family history in England, the Marquesas, and New Zealand
Anthem for doomed youth : twelve soldier poets of the First World War by Jon Stallworthy( Book )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leading poet and former professor of English Literature, Jon Stallworthy, tells the story of the lives and work of twelve major poets of the First World War and provides selections of their best work. The First World War began with flag-waving, parades and poets inspired by abstract ideals. In part this reflected the national mood, but it revealed an almost universal failure to understand what modern mass warfare would really mean. The story of the 'war poets' is also the story of an awakening to the full horror of what the twentieth century came to know as 'The Great War
Root and branch by Jon Stallworthy( Book )
12 editions published between 1969 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hand in hand by Jon Stallworthy( Book )
8 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The apple barrel: selected poems, 1955-63 by Jon Stallworthy( Book )
8 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Survivors' songs : from Maldon to the Somme by Jon Stallworthy( Book )
7 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jon Stallworthy in Survivors' Songs explores a series of poetic encounters with war, with essays on Rupert Brooke, Siegfried Sassoon, Wilfred Owen, and others. This moving book sets poetry and prose of the First World War and its aftermath in the wider context of writing about warfare from prehistoric Troy to Anglo-Saxon England; from Agincourt to Flanders; from El Alamein to Vietnam; from the wars of yesterday to the wars of tomorrow--Publisher's description
 
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Alternative Names
Stallworthy, Jon 1935-
Stallworthy, Jon Howie
Stallworthy, Jon Howie 1935-
Languages
English (339)
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