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Samway, Patrick H.

Overview
Works: 40 works in 123 publications in 2 languages and 6,479 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Conference proceedings  Manuscripts  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Editor, Other
Classifications: PS3566.E6912, 813.54
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Most widely held works by Patrick H Samway
Signposts in a strange land by Walker Percy ( Book )
14 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 1,206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A captivating collection of writings on Southern life by one of the masters of American literaturePublished just after Walker Percy’s death, Signposts in a Strange Land takes readers through the philosophical, religious, and literary ideas of one of the South’s most profound and unique thinkers. Each essay is laced with wit and insight into the human condition. From race relations and the mysteries of existence, to Catholicism and the joys of drinking bourbon, this collection offers a window into the underpinnings of Percy’s celebrated novels and brings to light the stirring thoughts and voice of a giant of twentieth century literature
Walker Percy : a life by Patrick H Samway ( Book )
8 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 1,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This biography, written with Percy's approval and assistance, allows his life to unfold as he lived it, with its unexpected twists and complexities. The tragic deaths of his father and mother, different in manner but close in time, were traumatic events for their teenage son. His subsequent adoption by "Uncle Will - William Alexander Percy, the noted writer and patrician - extended his cultural horizons. After his studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and at Columbia University's School of Medicine, he married Mary Bernice Townsend. Patrick Samway's meticulous biography tracks their conversion to Roman Catholicism and Percy's dogged determination to continue his career as a novelist and semiotician in Covington, Louisiana
Stories of the modern South by Ben Forkner ( Book )
26 editions published between 1977 and 1995 in English and French and held by 917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Modern southern reader : major stories, drama, poetry, essays, interviews, and reminiscences from the twentieth-century South ( Book )
7 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 791 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 )
7 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stories of the Old South ( Book )
5 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in English and held by 461 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 294 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
A New reader of the Old South : major stories, tales, slave narratives, diaries, travelogues, poetry and songs, 1820-1920 ( Book )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Faulkner's Intruder in the dust : a critical study of the typescripts by Patrick H Samway ( Book )
6 editions published in 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A thief of Peirce : the letters of Kenneth Laine Ketner and Walker Percy by Kenneth Laine Ketner ( Book )
6 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
AndreĢ Dubus ( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in Undetermined and French and held by 11 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 textual and critical evaluation of the manuscripts of William Faulkner's Intruder in the dust by Patrick H Samway ( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 5 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
Faulkner and idealism : perspectives from Paris ; [papers pres. at the 1. International Colloquium on Faulkner, Paris, 1980] ( Book )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 4 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 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A New reader of the Old South : major stories, tales, slave narratives, diaries, essays, travelogues, poetry and songs, 1820-1920 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A New reader of the old South major stories, tales, slave narratives,... 1820-1920 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries 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
Uncollected stories of William Faulkner, Ed. Joseph Blotner by Patrick H Samway ( )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Samway, Patrick.
Samway, Patrick 1939-
Samway, Patrick H.
Samway, Patrick H., 1939-
Samway Patrick H. S.J.
Languages
English (104)
French (2)
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