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Gunn, Thom

Overview
Works: 561 works in 1,193 publications in 4 languages and 22,123 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Autographs  Art  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Performer, Contributor, Dedicatee, Lyricist, Narrator, Honoree, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: PR6013.U65, 821.914
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Most widely held works about Thom Gunn
 
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Most widely held works by Thom Gunn
Selected poems, 1950-1975 by Thom Gunn( Book )

34 editions published between 1979 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poezië van homoseksuele Engelsman die in de VS leeft
Collected poems by Thom Gunn( Book )

31 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The writer specializes in inventing the inner lives of historical and mythological figures, of which the poem "Jesus and his Mother" is an example: "Are you the boy I bore alone, / No doctor near to cut the cord? / I cannot reach to call you Lord, / Answer me as my only son."
My sad captains, and other poems by Thom Gunn( Book )

26 editions published between 1961 and 2004 in English and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected poems by Thom Gunn( Book )

40 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"I shall not soon forget / The greyish-yellow skin / To which the face had set: / Lids tight: nothing of his, / No tremor from within, Played on the surfaces. / He still found breath, and yet / It was an obscure knack." (from "Still Life")
The sense of movement by Thom Gunn( Book )

39 editions published between 1942 and 2010 in English and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems
Positives by Thom Gunn( Book )

20 editions published between 1966 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected poems of Fulke Greville by Fulke Greville( Book )

16 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in English and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boss Cupid by Thom Gunn( Book )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems by Thom Gunn that describe how people are ruled by their desires
The man with night sweats by Thom Gunn( Book )

19 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Touch by Thom Gunn( Book )

25 editions published between 1957 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems
The passages of joy by Thom Gunn( Book )

13 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les séquestrés d'Altona : pièce en cinq actes by Jean-Paul Sartre( Book )

1 edition published in 1960 in French and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Théâtre avec neuf personnages: trois femmes, six hommes
Fighting terms by Thom Gunn( Book )

46 editions published between 1954 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moly ; and My sad captains by Thom Gunn( Book )

4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected poems by Yvor Winters( Book )

7 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As critic and teacher, Yvor Winters was one of the most controversial and influential figures of his time. He criticized the likes of Eliot and Henry James, was called by the chair of his English department "a disgrace," and taught such major poets as Robert Pinsky and Philip Levine. As a poet, he created a moving body of work featuring natural and personal subjects and dramatic formal experiments. This volume presents the largest collection of his work
Jack Straw's castle and other poems by Thom Gunn( Book )

5 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Straw's castle by Thom Gunn( Book )

23 editions published between 1974 and 1997 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moly by Thom Gunn( Book )

15 editions published between 1971 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To the air by Thom Gunn( Book )

6 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English romantic poetry : an anthology by Harold Bloom( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Collected poems
Alternative Names
Gunn, Thom

Gunn, Thomas

Gunn, Thomson W. 1929-2004

Gunn, Thomson William.

Gunn Thomson William 1929-2004

Thom Gunn britischer Dichter und Universitätslehrer

Thom Gunn Brits schrijver (1929-2004)

Thom Gunn English poet

Thom Gunn poeta britannico

Thom Gunn poeta brytyjski

トム・ガン

Languages
English (414)

Italian (5)

German (1)

French (1)

Covers
Selected poemsThe sense of movementSelected poems of Fulke GrevilleBoss CupidThe man with night sweatsSelected poemsJack Straw's castle