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Tate, Allen 1899-1979

Overview
Works: 686 works in 1,650 publications in 6 languages and 59,031 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Records and correspondence  History  Fiction  Bibliography  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Compiler, Performer, Author of introduction, Speaker, Other
Classifications: PS3539.A74, 811.52
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Collected poems, 1919-1976 by Allen Tate( Book )

65 editions published between 1417 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 2,629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the early-twentieth century Southern intellectuals and artists of the early twentieth century known as the Agrarians, Allen Tate wrote poetry that was rooted strongly in that region's past, in the land, the people, and the traditions of the American South as well as in the forms and concerns of the classic poets. In "Ode to the Confederate Dead", generally recognized as his greatest poem, he delineates both the horror of the sight of rows of tombstones at a Confederate cemetery and the honor that such sacrifice embodies, resulting in "a masterpiece that could not be transcended" (William Pratt)
American poetry : the twentieth century by Randall Stewart( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2,384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains over 1500 poems by more than 200 well-known American poets, including Langston Hughes, T.S. Eliot, Ezra Pound, Robert Frost, and Wallace Stevens
T.S. Eliot : the man and his work: a critical evaluation by twenty-six distinguished writers by Allen Tate( Book )

16 editions published between 1966 and 1996 in English and held by 1,921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern verse in English, 1900-1950 by David Cecil( Book )

33 editions published between 1958 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays of four decades by Allen Tate( Book )

24 editions published between 1959 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes critical essays on John Keats, Emily Dickinson, W.B. Yeats, Hart Crane, Thomas Hardy, Edwin Arlington Robinson, John Peale Bishop, Archibald MacLeish, Ezra Pound, Herbert Read, Edgar Allan Poe, and T.S. Eliot, among others
The Lytle-Tate letters the correspondence of Andrew Lytle and Allen Tate by Andrew Nelson Lytle( )

7 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 1,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The house of fiction; an anthology of the short story, with commentary by Caroline Gordon( Book )

8 editions published between 1950 and 1960 in English and held by 1,387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six American poets from Emily Dickinson to the present : an introduction by Allen Tate( Book )

17 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fathers by Allen Tate( Book )

69 editions published between 1938 and 1996 in English and held by 1,371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during the Civil War, The Fathers is the story of two old Virginia families, the Buchans of Pleasant Hill and the Poseys of Georgetown. It tells of the collapse of a way of life, hastened not by the onslaught of Yankees but by a tragic flaw within the civilization of the Old South
Stonewall Jackson, the good soldier by Allen Tate( Book )

41 editions published between 1928 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles the life and career of Confederate Civil War commander Stonewall Jackson
The language of poetry by Allen Tate( Book )

14 editions published between 1942 and 1960 in English and held by 1,132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reactionary essays on poetry and ideas by Allen Tate( Book )

20 editions published between 1936 and 1968 in English and French and held by 991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the limits of poetry, selected essays: 1928-1948 by Allen Tate( Book )

19 editions published between 1948 and 1970 in English and held by 979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jefferson Davis: his rise and fall, a biographical narrative by Allen Tate( Book )

35 editions published between 1929 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written early in Tate's career, this study of the Confederacy's fallen leader is highly critical of his flaws yet ultimately sympathetic to the Southern cause
Collected essays by Allen Tate( Book )

13 editions published between 1959 and 1962 in English and Korean and held by 916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The swimmers, and other selected poems by Allen Tate( Book )

14 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The man of letters in the modern world : selected essays: 1928-1955 by Allen Tate( Book )

37 editions published between 1953 and 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A southern vanguard by Allen Tate( Book )

21 editions published between 1947 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reason in madness; critical essays by Allen Tate( Book )

24 editions published between 1935 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The forlorn demon; didactic and critical essays by Allen Tate( Book )

18 editions published between 1937 and 1970 in English and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Tate, John Orley Allen.

Tate John Orley Allen 1899-1979

Tate, Orley Allen.

Tate, Orley Allen 1899-

Tate, Orley Allen 1899-1979

ألن تيت، 1899-1979

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American poetry : the twentieth centuryEssays of four decadesThe fathersStonewall Jackson, the good soldierJefferson Davis: his rise and fall, a biographical narrativeAllen TateAllen Tate : Orphan of the South