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Fowlie, Wallace 1908-1998

Overview
Works: 202 works in 917 publications in 5 languages and 32,467 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Fiction  History  Records and correspondence  Short stories 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Honoree, Other, Compiler, tra, Adapter
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Mid-century French poets: selections, translations, and critical notices by Wallace Fowlie( Book )

18 editions published between 1955 and 1975 in English and French and held by 1,467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of outstanding contemporary French verse in bilingual edition, a volume designed to put the American reader in touch with the most vital currents in the French poetry of our own day. The editor contributes a stimulating introduction, tracing the development of the spirit and manner of French verse through the royal line of Baudelaire, Mallarmé, Verlaine and Rimbaud, to their worthy successors in the twentieth century
Dionysus in Paris; guide to contemporary French theater by Wallace Fowlie( Book )

35 editions published between 1960 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Age of surrealism by Wallace Fowlie( Book )

53 editions published between 1900 and 1990 in English and Arabic and held by 1,350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to contemporary French literature : from Valéry to Sartre by Wallace Fowlie( Book )

31 editions published between 1957 and 1976 in English and held by 1,294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mallarmé by Wallace Fowlie( Book )

35 editions published between 1953 and 1970 in English and held by 1,255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the world of atomic and sub-atomic particles, including positions, kaons, anti-protons, quarks, and others
Climate of violence; the French literary tradition from Baudelaire to the present by Wallace Fowlie( Book )

18 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and held by 1,223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

André Gide: his life and art by Wallace Fowlie( Book )

17 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reading of Proust by Wallace Fowlie( Book )

39 editions published between 1964 and 1985 in English and French and held by 1,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete works, selected letters by Arthur Rimbaud( Book )

19 editions published between 1966 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,071 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

French stories = Contes français : with translations, critical introductions, notes, and vocabulary by the editor by Wallace Fowlie( Book )

29 editions published between 1960 and 1990 in English and French and held by 1,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten short stories by Voltaire, Balzac, Gide, Camus and others in the original French and a new English translation
Jean Cocteau: the history of a poet's age by Wallace Fowlie( Book )

11 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Om den franske digter Jean Cocteau (1889-1963)
Rimbaud by Wallace Fowlie( Book )

23 editions published between 1946 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography, explication, and criticism
Stendhal by Wallace Fowlie( Book )

8 editions published in 1969 in 3 languages and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love in literature; studies in symbolic expression by Wallace Fowlie( Book )

12 editions published between 1948 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The French critic, 1549-1967 by Wallace Fowlie( Book )

15 editions published in 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Claudel by Wallace Fowlie( Book )

12 editions published in 1957 in 3 languages and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rimbaud : complete works, selected letters : a bilingual edition by Arthur Rimbaud( )

7 editions published in 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The enfant terrible of French letters, Jean-Nicholas-Arthur Rimbaud (1854-91) was a defiant and precocious youth who wrote some of the most remarkable prose and poetry of the nineteenth century, all before leaving the world of verse by the age of twenty-one. More than a century after his death, the young rebel-poet continues to appeal to modern readers as much for his turbulent life as for his poetry; his stormy affair with fellow poet Paul Verlaine and his nomadic adventures in eastern Africa are as iconic as his hallucinatory poems and symbolist prose. The first translation of the poet's complete works when it was published in 1966, Rimbaud: Complete Works, Selected Letters introduced a new generation of Americans to the alienated genius - among them the Doors's lead singer Jim Morrison, who wrote to translator Wallace Fowlie to thank him for rendering the poems accessible to those who "don't read French that easily." Forty years later, the book remains the only side-by-side bilingual edition of Rimbaud's complete poetic works. Thoroughly revising Fowlie's edition, Seth Whidden has made changes on virtually every page, correcting errors, reordering poems, adding previously omitted versions of poems and some letters, and updating the text to reflect current scholarship; left in place are Fowlie's literal and respectful translations of Rimbaud's complex and nontraditional verse. Whidden also provides a foreword that considers the heritage of Fowlie's edition and adds a bibliography that acknowledges relevant books that have appeared since the original publication. On its fortieth anniversary, Rimbaud remains the most authoritative - and now, completely up-to-date - edition of the young master's entire poetic ouvre." http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0623/2005041859-d.html
A reading of Dante's Inferno by Wallace Fowlie( Book )

10 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symbolism and modern literature : studies in honor of Wallace Fowlie( Book )

7 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seamarks by Saint-John Perse( Book )

18 editions published between 1955 and 1964 in 3 languages and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In selecting St.-John Perse to receive the Nobel Prize for Literature [1960] the committees have chosen to honour the work of the most senior of European poets. Since the death of Boris Pasternak it is hard to think of any other major poet whose characteristic published work stretches from 1909 (Images à Crusoé) to the present day (Chronique), and this in itself is not without significance in any estimate of his achievement. St.-John Perse is often (and rightly) described as an epic writer--a rare phenomenon these days ... The poetry of St.-John Perse is the monument he has raised to his own fame and to a difficult humanism. Honouring him, we honour ourselves. --Encounter
 
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Complete works, selected letters
Covers
French stories = Contes français : with translations, critical introductions, notes, and vocabulary by the editorRimbaud : complete works, selected letters : a bilingual edition
Alternative Names
Fowlie, Michel Wallace 1908-

Fowlie, Wallace 1908-

Wallace Fowlie American writer and professor of literature

Wallace Fowlie US-amerikanischer Literaturprofessor

Wallace, Michel 1908-

Wallace Michel 1908-1998

والاس فاولي، 1908-1998

파울리, 월리스 1908-1998

Languages
English (416)

French (15)

German (6)

Arabic (2)

Spanish (1)