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Gallagher, Tess

Overview
Works: 261 works in 465 publications in 7 languages and 8,745 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Educational films  Internet videos  Interviews  Poetry  Biography  History  Drama  Pictorial works  Art music 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Author of afterword, colophon, etc., Interviewee, Other, Translator, Signer
Classifications: PN1997, 811.54
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Most widely held works by Tess Gallagher
Moon crossing bridge : poetry by Tess Gallagher( Book )

9 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and French and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tess Gallagher's sixth book, a descent into the world of the dead, a remembrance of her recently deceased beloved
Amplitude : new and selected poems by Tess Gallagher( Book )

5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dear ghosts : poems by Tess Gallagher( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The long-awaited and resplendent new poetry collection by Tess Gallagher, whose poems "are a gift of a poet's heart and soul to her readers" (Robert Coles) "" "Don' t sharpen them. Expectation, more dangerous than any blade. - " Knives in the Borrowed House" " Fourteen years after "Moon Crossing Bridge"--Tess Gallagher' s powerful elegies for her husband, Raymond Carver- "Dear Ghosts," is the return of Gallagher' s unequivocal voice. In these new poems, the ghosts of the past are conjured as part of the present day: the deceased beloved, the father long dead, the ailing mother, the victims of holocaust and war. With these spirits beside her, Gallagher confronts her own illness and mortality, and celebrates love and friendship in these spare lyrics and muscular narratives, each punctuated by her resilience and grace. Here is the new work by one of America' s most accomplished poets
The lover of horses : and other stories by Tess Gallagher( Book )

35 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bundel verhalen over de dagelijkse werkelijkheid
At the Owl Woman Saloon by Tess Gallagher( Book )

14 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and Japanese and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteen stories, mostly set on the West Coast. In My Gun, a woman meditates on the pros and cons of a gun for her protection, in The Leper a woman on the telephone attempts to dissuade a friend from suicide, and Mr. Woodruff's Neckties is on the last days of a man dying from cancer
Willingly : poems by Tess Gallagher( Book )

4 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Under stars : poems by Tess Gallagher( Book )

7 editions published between 1978 and 1986 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instructions to the double : [poems] by Tess Gallagher( Book )

10 editions published between 1976 and 1994 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Midnight lantern : new & selected poems by Tess Gallagher( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a compilation of previously published poetry, along with new poems that pay homage to the culture, people, and ghosts of the Irish town Lough Arrow
Portable kisses by Tess Gallagher( Book )

8 editions published between 1978 and 1996 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Playful, serious and sassy poems about kisses by one of America's leading poets
A guide to forgetting : poems by Jeffrey Skinner( Book )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sawdust Mountain by Eirik Johnson( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A culmination of four years of photographing throughout Oregon, Washington, and Northern California, 'Sawdust Mountain' focuses on the tenuous relationship between industries reliant upon natural resources and the communities they support
Dostoevsky : a screenplay by Raymond Carver( Book )

7 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portable kisses : love poems by Tess Gallagher( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The man from Kinvara : selected stories by Tess Gallagher( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring excerpts from the collections, The Lover of Horses and At the Owl Woman Saloon, a volume set primarily in the author's native Pacific northwest features the stories of loggers, bear wrestlers, horse whisperers, and other everyday protagonists. Original
Barnacle soup, and other stories from the west of Ireland by Josie Gray( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My black horse : new & selected poems by Tess Gallagher( Book )

7 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tess Gallagher is one of America's leading poets. This selection draws on five collections, including Moon Crossing Bridge (1992), the poems of remembrance, mourning and recovery she wrote after the death of her husband, the writer Raymond Carver. It also includes a group of new poems and a moving autobiographical essay, My Father's Love Letters. Book jacket."--Jacket
Raymond Carver : Cathedral( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Robert, a blind man and now a widower, has come to visit his friend and her husband. Prompted by a television show, the apprehensive husband asks Robert if he really knows what a cathedral is: his answer is a lesson in how truly to see. This dramatization of Raymond Carver's classic short story 'Cathedral' presents a minimalist exploration of loneliness, vision, and personal spirituality. An interview follows with Carver's widow, Tess Gallagher, whose poem 'The hands of the blindman' is excerpted in the production"--Container
Collected songs : for high voice and piano by John Musto( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

N'en faites pas une histoire by Raymond Carver( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in French and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Moon crossing bridge : poetry
Alternative Names
Gallagher Tess 1943-....

Tess Gallagher 1943-....

Tess Gallagher Amerikaans dichteres

Tess Gallagher écrivaine américaine

Tess Gallagher escritora estadounidense

Tess Gallagher poetessa e scrittrice statunitense

Tesu Garagā 1943-...

Тесс Галлахер

تس گالاگر شاعر و نویسنده آمریکایی

ギャラガー, テス

テス・ギャラガー

テス・ギャラガー 1943-...

泰絲·葛拉赫

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Amplitude : new and selected poemsDear ghosts : poemsThe lover of horses : and other storiesAt the Owl Woman SaloonUnder stars : poemsInstructions to the double : [poems]Midnight lantern : new & selected poemsPortable kisses