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Hughes, Ted 1930-1998

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The collected poems by Sylvia Plath( Book )

105 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains in sequence all the poetry written by the author from 1956 until her death in 1963, together with fifty selections from her pre-1956 work
The journals of Sylvia Plath by Sylvia Plath( Book )

37 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Excerpts from the journals of Sylvia Plath, from her student years at Smith College through her marriage to Ted Hughes
Crow: from the life and songs of the crow by Ted Hughes( Book )

94 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this collection of poetry, each poem is an almost funny story, in which natural forces and creatures, mythic figures, even parts of the body act out their special roles, each endowed with its own irrepressible life
Selected poems, 1957-1967 by Ted Hughes( Book )

48 editions published between 1920 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents works from the English poet's books The Hawk in the Rain, Lupercal, and Wodwo
The iron giant : a story in five nights by Ted Hughes( Book )

28 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everyone feared the iron giant, but he became the world's hero when he challenged the space-monster larger than Australia
Tales from Ovid by Ovid( Book )

42 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems from Ovid's The Metamorphoses in a new translation by a British poet. They include the tragedy, Echo and Narcissus, describing Narcissus' descent into madness as "Again and again he kissed / The lips that seemed to be rising to kiss his / But dissolved, as he touched them / Into a soft splash and a shiver of ripples."
Season songs by Ted Hughes( Book )

46 editions published between 1975 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of twenty-eight poems grouped to represent the four seasons
How the whale became, and other stories by Ted Hughes( Book )

58 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 1,387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of creation stories explaining why owls hunt at night, why the dog was chosen to guard farm animals, why polar bears live at the North Pole, and how the elephant came to accept its unique and wonderful qualities
River by Ted Hughes( Book )

29 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrates fluvial landscapes, their creatures and their regenerative powers. This title features the poems that chronicle of change over the course of the seasons
The Oresteia by Aeschylus( Book )

20 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 1,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Orestia--Agamemnon, Choephori, and The Eumenides--depicts the downfall of the house of Atreus: after King Agamemnon is murdered by Clytemnestra, their son, Orestes, is commanded by Apollo to avenge the crime by killing his mother, and he does so, bringing on himself the wrath of the Furies and the judgment of Athens. Together, the three plays are one of the major achievements of Greek antiquity. Hughes's 'acting version' of the trilogy is itself a great performance; while artfully inflected with the contemporary, it has a classical beauty and authority"--Jacket
The hawk in the rain by Ted Hughes( Book )

86 editions published between 1957 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This multi-award winning collection, the first from Ted Hughes, has at its heart the mixture of beauty and violence in the natural world. Dedicated to Sylvia Plath, Hawk in the Rain is a stunning collection of poems on the themes of competition and the struggle for survival. Hughes would go on to become Britain's Poet Laureate in 1984 until his death in 1998. Including many of Hughes' best-known poems, such as 'The Jaguar', 'The Thought-Fox' and 'Wind' - now stapes of British poetry anthologies - Hawk in the Rain is the foundation of Hughes' reputation as one of the twentieth-century's greatest poets
Wolfwatching by Ted Hughes( Book )

31 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moortown by Ted Hughes( Book )

23 editions published between 1979 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,081 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cave birds : an alchemical cave drama by Ted Hughes( Book )

27 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Under the North Star by Ted Hughes( Book )

16 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 1,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sequence of poems and drawings which capture the essence of the lonely, mysterious creatures who struggle to survive under the North Star
Wodwo by Ted Hughes( Book )

53 editions published between 1967 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Wodwo is Ted Hughes' first book for adults since Lupercal in 1960. It consists principally of the poems he has written in the years since then, but it also contains five stories and one radio play." From the bookjacket
Lupercal; [poems] by Ted Hughes( Book )

69 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume of animal poetry compliments his other work 'The hawk in the rain' and is considered to contain some of his most brilliant work
Shakespeare and the goddess of complete being by Ted Hughes( Book )

25 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 1,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this momentous adventure in criticism, one of the leading poets writing in English argues that our profound response to Shakespeare's great late plays is prompted by a mythic, symbolic structure that inheres in each of them, and indeed binds the entire Shakespearean corpus into one huge, complex, ever-evolving work. Ted Hughes sees Shakespeare's early poems Venus and Adonis and The Rape of Lucrece as embodying two great myths of the archaic world, that of the hero who rejects the love of the Goddess and is killed in revenge by a boar; and that of the king, or god, whose crime is rape and whose punishment is banishment. These two complexes merge as Shakespeare's work develops into what Hughes calls the Tragic Equation, a flexible formula through which the poet was able to tap into the innate power of these myths to enliven his own imagination - and through him the imagination of Elizabethan England, in which the conflicts between Catholicism and Protestantism in the "living myth" of the English Reformation never lay far from the bloody surface of events. With his characteristic mixture of erudition and immediacy, Ted Hughes traces this idea in a close reading of Shakespeare's entire work. This text originally grew out of correspondence with dramatists, and anyone for whom intimate attention to the plays is important - scholar, student, actor, or common reader - will profit greatly from Hughes's loving, intensive, engrossing, and radical analysis of the greatest writing in the language
Gaudete : [poems] by Ted Hughes( Book )

39 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Birthday letters by Ted Hughes( Book )

57 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Digte, der på to undtagelser nær er skrevet til forfatterens hustru, den amerikanske digter Sylvia Plath, i en 25-årig periode efter hendes selvmord 1963
 
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Chʹjuz, Ted 1930-1998

Hjūzs, Teds 1930-1988

Hjūzs, Teds, 1930-1998

Hughes Edward James

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Hughes Ted

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Hughes, Ted (Ted James), 1930-1998

Hʹûz, Ted 1930-1998

Ted Hughes dichter uit Engeland (1930-1998)

Ted Hughes englischer Dichter und Schriftsteller

Ted Hughes poeta e scrittore inglese

Τεντ Χιούζ

Тед Хьюз английский поэт и детский писатель

Тед Хјуз

Хьюз, Тед 1930-1988

Хьюз Тед 1930-1998

היוז, טד

טד יוז

יאז, טד 1930-1998

יוז, טד.

יוז, טד 1930-1998

تد هیوز

تيد هيوز

تيد هيوز، 1930-1998

تێد ھیووز

تەد حوگهەس

টেড হিউজ ইংরেজ কবি ও লেখক

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ტედ ჰიუზი ინგლისელი პოეტი და საბავშვო მწერალი

테드 휴스

휴스, 테드 1930-1998

휴즈, 테드 1930-1998

テッド・ヒューズ

ヒューズ, エドワード ジェイムズ

ヒューズ, テッド

ヒューズ, テド

泰德·休斯

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The journals of Sylvia PlathCrow: from the life and songs of the crowSelected poems, 1957-1967The iron giant : a story in five nightsTales from OvidSeason songsHow the whale became, and other storiesThe Oresteia