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Untermeyer, Louis 1885-1977

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Most widely held works by Louis Untermeyer
Modern British poetry by Louis Untermeyer( Book )

57 editions published between 1920 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the text of the original (1920) edition. It is fully searchable and also includes a chronological index of authors and alphabetical indexes of authors, titles, and first lines
Modern American poetry by Louis Untermeyer( Book )

99 editions published between 1919 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published 1929. The 1950 edition contains the new poets, John Berryman, Elizabeth Bishop, Randall Jarrell, Robert Viereck
Lives of the poets : the story of one thousand years of English and American poetry by Louis Untermeyer( Book )

26 editions published between 1950 and 1999 in English and held by 1,994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chronologically arranged anthology and history of poetry supplemented with biographies of the poets
A treasury of great poems, English and American : from the foundations of the English spirit to the outstanding poetry of our own time, with lives of the poets and historical settings by Louis Untermeyer( Book )

21 editions published between 1942 and 1971 in English and held by 1,881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

980 works are included in this collection of English and American poetry. Includes interpretive and biographical material
The letters of Robert Frost to Louis Untermeyer by Robert Frost( Book )

19 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and held by 1,705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Frost's views on poetry and life are revealed in this correspondence
Modern American poetry [and] Modern British poetry by Louis Untermeyer( Book )

56 editions published between 1930 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This combined volume of 1260 pages now includes 1483 poems: 738 poems by 64 American poets and 745 poems by 69 British poets. Thus the book offers an opportunity for comparative study in similarities and differences. Within its range it presents a comprehensive history of experiment and accomplishment, periods and personalities, conflicting tendencies and eventual triumphs
Modern American poetry: a critical anthology by Louis Untermeyer( Book )

57 editions published between 1919 and 1962 in 3 languages and held by 1,455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poetry by outstanding American poets of the 19th and 20th centuries (early years)
Makers of the modern world : the lives of ninety-two writers, artists, scientists, statesmen, inventors, philosophers, composers, and other creators who formed the pattern of our century by Louis Untermeyer( Book )

14 editions published between 1955 and 1999 in English and held by 1,404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lives of 92 writers, artists, scientists, inventors, statesmen, philosophers, composers and other creators
Modern British poetry: a critical anthology by Louis Untermeyer( Book )

29 editions published between 1920 and 1945 in 3 languages and held by 1,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chronological arrangement of selections of poetry from Thomas Hardy to Dylan Thomas. Contains a critical introduction and biographical sketches
The golden treasury of poetry by Louis Untermeyer( Book )

32 editions published between 1955 and 1986 in English and held by 1,344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of over 350 English and American poems, about animals, people, famous events, the seasons, and Christmas, and including nonsense verse, inspirational lines, and wisdom in rhyme
The road not taken; an introduction to Robert Frost by Robert Frost( Book )

17 editions published between 1951 and 1975 in English and held by 1,330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

131 poems which were selected as examples of the poet's many moods and themes
An anthology of the New England poets from colonial times to the present day by Louis Untermeyer( Book )

14 editions published between 1948 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selective collection of the lyric New England voice in out national poetry, as brought together by a crusader for poetry
Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám by Omar Khayyam( Book )

18 editions published between 1941 and 2015 in English and held by 1,210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Excerpt from The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam: Can never forget my emotions when I first saw Fitzgerald's translations of the Quatrains. Keats, in his sublime ode on Chapman's Homer, has described the sensation once for all: Then felt I like some watcher of the skies When a new planet swings into his ken
The pursuit of poetry; a guide to its understanding and appreciation with an explanation of its forms and a dictionary of poetic terms by Louis Untermeyer( Book )

13 editions published between 1969 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A leading American poet offers a guide to greater appreciation of poetry in this handbook which examines poetic techniques, devices, and forms
The book of living verse, limited to the chief poets by Louis Untermeyer( Book )

17 editions published between 1932 and 1945 in English and held by 1,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emphasizes 57 poets instead of 167 poets as in the original edition
Rainbow in the sky by Louis Untermeyer( Book )

10 editions published between 1935 and 1985 in English and held by 1,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of over 500 poems primarily by American and English writers selected for their humor and appeal to young readers
A treasury of laughter : consisting of humorous stories, poems, essays, tall tales, jokes, boners, epigrams, memorable quips, and devastating crushers by Louis Untermeyer( Book )

9 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This singing world; an anthology of modern poetry for young people by Louis Untermeyer( Book )

18 editions published between 1923 and 2006 in English and held by 1,094 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems of 49 English and American writers, chosen for their appeal to readers from 9 to 16 years of age and likely to please adults as well--New York State Library
50 modern American & British poets, 1920-1970 by Louis Untermeyer( Book )

14 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected works by such diverse poets as Frost, E.E. Cummings, Ginsberg, and Leroi Jones reflect the nature and variety of modern poetry
The forms of poetry; a pocket dictionary of verse by Louis Untermeyer( Book )

37 editions published between 1926 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A treasury of great poems, English and American : from the foundations of the English spirit to the outstanding poetry of our own time, with lives of the poets and historical settingsAn anthology of the New England poets from colonial times to the present dayThe pursuit of poetry; a guide to its understanding and appreciation with an explanation of its forms and a dictionary of poetic termsThis singing world; an anthology of modern poetry for young people
Alternative Names
Daffydowndilly

Daffydowndilly 1885-1977

Louis Untermeyer

Louis Untermeyer Amerikaans auteur (1885-1977)

Louis Untermeyer personnalité politique américaine

Louis Untermeyer poeta estadounidense

Louis Untermeyer poeta estatunidenc

Louis Untermeyer US-amerikanischer Dichter

Untermayer, Louis

Untermayer Louis 1885-1977

Untermejeris Liuisas

Untermeyer, Louis 1885-

אונטרמאיר, לואיס 1885-1977

लुई उंटेरमायर

언터마이어, 루이스 1885-1977

アンタマイヤー, ルイス

路易思·昂特梅耶

Languages
English (603)

French (5)

Spanish (1)