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Ackerley, Chris 1947-

Overview
Works: 21 works in 76 publications in 1 language and 4,179 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Experimental fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Dictionaries  Biography‡vDictionaries  Sources  Anecdotes  History  Biography 
Roles: Annotator, Editor
Classifications: PR6003.E282, 821.912
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Chris Ackerley
T.S. Eliot the love song of J. Alfred Prufrock and the Waste land by Chris Ackerley ( )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Demented particulars the annotated Murphy by Chris Ackerley ( )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Obscure Locks, Simple Keys is a comprehensive study of Samuel Beckett's most enigmatic text, Watt. Chris Ackerley's approach, which is similar to genetic editing, extensively reads the novel's different editions and manuscripts (including the French translation, overseen by Beckett himself), and his long introduction engages with the complex history of the book's making. One appendix deals with textual changes and errata in major editions of the novel, and the other confronts the novel's tangled evolution. Ackerley concentrates on Watt's disconcerting difficulties and the textual errors that have further obscured a true understanding of the work
A companion to Under the volcano by Chris Ackerley ( Book )
13 editions published in 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Milton as multilingual selected essays, 1982-2004 by John K Hale ( )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A selection of John Hale's essays edited by Lisa Marr and C J Ackerley, with an introduction by Beverley Sherry. First published by Otago University Press in 2005. The book brings together seventeen essays by John Hale on topics ranging from Milton's vers
The Grove companion to Samuel Beckett : a reader's guide to his works, life, and thought by Chris Ackerley ( Book )
8 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The Grove Companion to Samuel Beckett is the most comprehensive reference to the concepts, characters, and biographical details mentioned by, or related to the author Samuel Beckett. Painstakingly and lovingly compiled by Beckett scholars C. J. Ackerley and S. E. Gontarski, it is alphabetical, cross-referenced, and laid out in a user-friendly format. The Grove Companion to Samuel Beckett provides a wealth of information for students and scholars alike, and is a must for any serious reader of Beckett."--BOOK JACKET
The collected poetry of Malcolm Lowry by Malcolm Lowry ( )
6 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Samuel Beckett : debts and legacies : new critical essays ( Book )
5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This text presents new scholarship addressing the sources, development and ongoing influence of Samuel Beckett's work. It presents 10 research essays by international scholars ranging across Beckett's work, opening up new avenues of enquiry and association for scholars, students and readers of Beckett's work
The Faber companion to Samuel Beckett : a reader's guide to his works, life, and thought by Chris Ackerley ( Book )
8 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Obscure locks, simple keys : the annotated Watt by Chris Ackerley ( Book )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A detailed annotation of Samuel Beckett's most enigmatic novel, Watt. The book provides a page by page account of the demented details (literary, philosophical, theological, biographical and other) that went into the making of this encyclopaedic novel
Watt by Samuel Beckett ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Written in Roussillon during World War Two, while Samuel Beckett was hiding from the Gestapo, 'Watt' was first published in 1953. Beckett acknowledged that this comic novel unlike any other 'has its place in the series' - those masterpieces running from 'Murphy' to the 'Trilogy', 'Waiting for Godot' and beyond
The bridging of Troy or tales from the Trojan tournament by Chris Ackerley ( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Swinging the maelstrom by Malcolm Lowry ( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of the Otago Bridge Club by Chris Ackerley ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portrait of a lady ; the love song of J. Alfred Prufrock ; gerontion ; the waste land by T. S Eliot ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A consideration of some language problems among Polynesian pupils at Hillary College, Otara, Auckland by Chris Ackerley ( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Under the volcano by Malcolm Lowry ( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Under the volcano by Chris Ackerley ( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Salome : a tragedy in one act by Oscar Wilde ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Linguistic ambiguity in James Joyce's Ulysses by Chris Ackerley ( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Ackerley, C. J.
Ackerley, C.J., 1947-
Ackerley, C. J. (Christopher John), 1947-
Ackerley, Chris
Ackerley, Christopher John.
Ackerley, Christopher John, 1947-
Languages
English (72)
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