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Gallagher, Tess

Overview
Works: 255 works in 404 publications in 3 languages and 8,627 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Interviews  Biography  Drama  Pictorial works  History 
Roles: Author of introduction, Interviewee, Signer
Classifications: PS3557.A41156, 811.54
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Moon crossing bridge : poetry by Tess Gallagher ( Book )
5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tess Gallagher's sixth book, a descent into the world of the dead, a remembrance of her recently deceased beloved
Dear ghosts, : poems by Tess Gallagher ( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 727 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
Amplitude : new and selected poems by Tess Gallagher ( Book )
7 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lover of horses : and other stories by Tess Gallagher ( Book )
23 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and Italian and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At the Owl Woman Saloon by Tess Gallagher ( Book )
9 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 623 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 between 1980 and 1984 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Under stars : poems by Tess Gallagher ( Book )
5 editions published between 1978 and 1986 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Instructions to the double : [poems] by Tess Gallagher ( Book )
8 editions published between 1976 and 1994 in English and held by 387 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 319 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
A guide to forgetting : poems by Jeffrey Skinner ( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portable kisses by Tess Gallagher ( Book )
5 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Playful, serious and sassy poems about kisses by one of America's leading poets
Sawdust mountain by Eirik Johnson ( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 189 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
Portable kisses : love poems by Tess Gallagher ( Book )
4 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dostoevsky : a screenplay by Raymond Carver ( Book )
5 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The man from Kinvara : selected stories by Tess Gallagher ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 166 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 )
4 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 )
4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cathedral ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 68 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"--Case
Raymond Carver Cathedral ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 66 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 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Gallagher Tess 1943-....
Tess Gallagher 1943-....
Tesu Garagā 1943-....
ギャラガー, テス
テス・ギャラガー 1943-....
Languages
English (131)
Spanish (2)
Italian (2)
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