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Stanley, Colin 1952-

Overview
Works: 33 works in 56 publications in 1 language and 536 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Reviews  Fiction  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PR6073.I44, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Colin Stanley
Colin Wilson, a celebration : essays and recollections( Book )

7 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The work of Colin Wilson : an annotated bibliography & guide by Colin Stanley( Book )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1989 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colin Wilson, two essays : the English existentialist and Spiders and outsiders (including an interview with the author) by John Moorhouse( Book )

2 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colin Wilson, the first fifty years : an existential bibliography, 1956-2005 by Colin Stanley( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The work of Colin Wilson : an annotated bibliography & guide : supplement to 1995 by Colin Stanley( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 'Aylesford Review' 1955-1968: an index by Colin Stanley( Book )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The death of god and other plays : including The metal flower blossom, Necessary doubt, Mysteries by Colin Wilson( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fighting fictions : the novels of B.S. Johnson by Nicolas Tredell( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Around the outsider : essays presented to Colin Wilson on the occasion of his 80th birthday by Colin Stanley( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In May 1956, aged just 24, Colin Wilson achieved success and overnight fame with his philosophical study of alienation and transcendence in modern literature and thought, The Outsider. Fifty-four years on, and never out of print in English, the book is still widely read and discussed, having been translated into over thirty languages. In a remarkably prolific career, Wilson, a true polymath, has since written over 170 titles: novels, plays and non-fiction on a variety of subjects. This volume brings together twenty essays by scholars of Colin Wilson's work worldwide and is published in his honour to mark the author's 80th birthday. Each contributor has provided an essay on their favourite Wilson book (or the one they consider to be the most significant). The result is a varied and stimulating assessment of Wilson's writings on philosophy, psychology, literature, criminology and the occult with critical appraisals of four of his most thought-provoking novels. Altogether a fitting tribute to a writer."
Colin Wilson's 'Occult Trilogy' : a guide for students by Colin Stanley( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An essential guide to Colin Wilson's major writings on the occult
Existential criticism : selected book reviews by Colin Wilson( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'The nature of freedom' and other essays by Colin Stanley( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First novel : a novel by Colin Stanley( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Colin Wilson bibliography [1956-2010] by Colin Stanley( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colin and Maggie's odd little book - of ends by Colin Stanley( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colin Wilson's Outsider Cycle : a guide for students by Colin Stanley( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Objectively by Colin Stanley( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man without a shadow : the diary of an existentialist ; a novel by Colin Wilson( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sense-less : complete nonsense verse by Colin Stanley by Colin Stanley( Book )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colin Wilson's existential literary criticism : a guide for students by Colin Stanley( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The work of Colin Wilson : an annotated bibliography & guide
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Colin Wilson, two essays : the English existentialist and Spiders and outsiders (including an interview with the author)Colin Wilson, the first fifty years : an existential bibliography, 1956-2005The work of Colin Wilson : an annotated bibliography & guide : supplement to 1995The death of god and other plays : including The metal flower blossom, Necessary doubt, MysteriesFighting fictions : the novels of B.S. JohnsonAround the outsider : essays presented to Colin Wilson on the occasion of his 80th birthdayExistential criticism : selected book reviews'The nature of freedom' and other essays