WorldCat Identities

Samway, Patrick H.

Overview
Works: 42 works in 144 publications in 2 languages and 6,707 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Conference papers and proceedings  Records and correspondence  Manuscripts  Outlines and syllabi 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3566.E6912, 813.54
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Most widely held works about Patrick H Samway
 
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Most widely held works by Patrick H Samway
Signposts in a strange land by Walker Percy( Book )

16 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 1,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A "Cranky Novelist" Reflects on the ChurchThe Failure and the Hope; A View of Abortion, with Something to Offend Everybody; Foreword to The New Catholics; If I Had Five Minutes with the Pope; An Unpublished Letter to the Times; Another Message in the Bottle; The Holiness of the Ordinary; Epilogue An Interview and a Self-interview; An Interview with Zoltán Abádí-Nagy; Questions They Never Asked Me; Bibliography and Notes; Biography; Copyright Page
Walker Percy : a life by Patrick H Samway( Book )

9 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When he won the National Book Award in 1962 for his first novel, The Moviegoer, Walker Percy quickly established a wide and devoted following. Trained as a physician (who never practiced medicine after suffering from tuberculosis in the 1940s), Dr. Percy became a careful diagnostician of modern society in five subsequent novels and three non-fiction books
Stories of the modern South by Ben Forkner( Book )

28 editions published between 1977 and 1995 in English and French and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Modern southern reader : major stories, drama, poetry, essays, interviews, and reminiscences from the twentieth-century South( Book )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Major stories, drama, poetry, essays, interviews, and reminiscences from the 20th century South
Faulkner and idealism : perspectives from Paris by Michel Gresset( Book )

11 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories of the Old South( Book )

6 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A New reader of the Old South : major stories, tales, slave narratives, diaries, travelogues, poetry and songs, 1820-1920( Book )

5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faulkner's Intruder in the dust : a critical study of the typescripts by Patrick H Samway( Book )

7 editions published in 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thief of Peirce : the letters of Kenneth Laine Ketner and Walker Percy by Kenneth Laine Ketner( Book )

7 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gathering of evidence : essays on William Faulkner's Intruder in the dust( Book )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Gathering of Evidence pulls together the best criticism available about a novel that illuminates significant dimensions of Faulkner's short stories and novels. Whatever their approach, the authors in this volume of essays seem to agree on one point: Although this novel is about the education of a young white boy, Chick Mallison, in a racially charged small Southern community, it is Lucas Beauchamp, a black man accused of murdering a white man, who emerges in many seemingly contradictory ways as an important literary figure. Since no one essay can completely exhaust a discussion of the significance of Lucas Beauchamp, these essays, taken together, offer multiple viewpoints that renders the discussion comprehensible and rewarding."--Jacket
The letters of Robert Giroux and Thomas Merton by Robert Giroux( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From the time they first met as undergraduates at Columbia College in New York City in the mid-1930s, the noted editor Robert Giroux (1914-2008) and the Trappist monk and writer Thomas Merton (1915-1968) became friends. The Letters of Robert Giroux and Thomas Merton capture their personal and professional relationship, extending from the time of the publication of Merton's 1948 best-selling spiritual autobiography, The Seven Storey Mountain, until a few months before Merton's untimely death in December 1968. As editor-in-chief at Harcourt, Brace & Company and then at Farrar, Straus & Giroux, Giroux not only edited twenty-six of Merton's books but served as an adviser to Merton as he dealt with unexpected problems with his religious superiors at the Abbey of Our Lady of Gethsemani in Kentucky, as well as those in France and Italy. These letters, arranged chronologically, offer invaluable insights into the publishing process that brought some of Merton's most important writings to his readers. Patrick Samway, S.J., had unparalleled access not only to the materials assembled here but to Giroux's unpublished talks about Merton, which he uses to his advantage, especially in his beautifully crafted introduction that interweaves the stories of both men with a chronicle of their personal and collaborative relationship. The result is a rich and rewarding volume, which shows how Giroux helped Merton to become one of the greatest spiritual writers of the twentieth century"--
Andre Dubus( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in Undetermined and French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walker Percy in Birmingham by Patrick H Samway( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A New reader of the Old South : major stories, tales, poetry, essays, slave narratives, diaries, and travelogues, 1820-1920( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A textual and critical evaluation of the manuscripts and typescripts of William Faulkner's Intruder in the dust by Patrick H Samway( )

2 editions published between 1974 and 1977 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A textual and critical evaluation of the manuscripts of William Faulkner's Intruder in the dust by Patrick H Samway( )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Horgan, on whether or not we're coming to the end of the age of science [and others] by John Horgan( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Joan Williams, struggling fiction writer by Patrick H Samway( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Papers of Ann Beattie by Ann Beattie( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection contains typescripts of short stories by Beattie, an interview with her by Patrick H. Samway, and uncorrected page proofs of advance copies of books sent to her for review with accompanying correspondence
Guidelines for a journalism course by Patrick H Samway( )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Signposts in a strange land
Alternative Names
Samway, Patrick.

Samway, Patrick 1939-

Samway, Patrick H.

Samway, Patrick H. 1939-

Samway Patrick H. S.J.

Languages
English (124)

French (2)

Covers
Walker Percy : a lifeStories of the modern SouthA Modern southern reader : major stories, drama, poetry, essays, interviews, and reminiscences from the twentieth-century SouthFaulkner and idealism : perspectives from ParisA New reader of the Old South : major stories, tales, slave narratives, diaries, travelogues, poetry and songs, 1820-1920A gathering of evidence : essays on William Faulkner's Intruder in the dustA New reader of the Old South : major stories, tales, poetry, essays, slave narratives, diaries, and travelogues, 1820-1920