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Burden, Carter

Overview
Works: 2,108 works in 2,365 publications in 1 language and 4,373 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  Records and correspondence  Western stories  Biography  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Biographical films  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Producer, Collector, Author
Classifications: PS3554.O3, 813.54
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Most widely held works about Carter Burden
 
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Valentino : the last emperor by Matt Tyrnauer( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is a behind-the-scenes look at the world of fashion, featuring unprecedented access to the high temples of Haute Couture. Follows the legendary Valentino and his longtime business partner, Giancarlo Giammetti during the final two years of their careers, and shows the struggles the two men face as they confront the final act of a nearly 50-year career at the top of the world's most glamorous and competitive game. An intimate, engaging and very funny fly-on-the-wall exploration of the singular world of one of Italy's richest and most famous men. Tells the story of his extraordinary life and work, and also explores the larger themes affecting the fashion business today
The mysterious rider by Zane Grey( Book )

1 edition published in 1921 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a terrible gunfighter with a strange history and Columbine Belllounds, a lost child brought up by a stern old rancher who expects her out of gratitude to marry his rascally son
Black steel : Joe Frazier and Muhammed Ali by Gwendolyn Brooks( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lume spento, and other early poems by Ezra Pound( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ernest Hemingway, selected letters, 1917-1961 by Ernest Hemingway( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While many people are familiar with the public image of Hemingway and the legendary accounts of his life, few knew him as an intimate. Now, with this collection of letters-the first to be published- a new Hemingway emerges. Ranging from 1917 to 1961, this generous selection of nearly 600 letters is, in effect, both a self-portrait and an autobiography
The color of a great city by Theodore Dreiser( Book )

1 edition published in 1930 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief descriptive sketches of New York City as it was between 1900 and 1914 or '15
Martin Luther King, Jr. by Gwendolyn Brooks( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The time of the assassins : a study of Rimbaud by Henry Miller( Book )

1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collected poems of Ernest Hemingway by Ernest Hemingway( Book )

2 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When there were no depths by Charles Olson( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

place not specified, to [Mary Cheever] by John Cheever( )

18 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Telling her, "they've just opened a place called the Day Room in which there are no radios, no pianos, no ping-pong games, etc. It's full of serious-looking young men and the silence here ought to make a big difference in my life and in the amount of literature I turn out"; mentioning that he is now working on a batallion newspaper; wondering whether this was a "wise decision" as "the stuff is pretty dumb" and "it will also take up all of [his] spare time"; mentioning Sergeant Durham and Ezra Pound; remarking that the letters he receives from his father make him think that his father is becoming senile; describing military practice drills
Gideon Planish, a novel by Sinclair Lewis( Book )

1 edition published in 1943 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A quack with dream of swaying the masses and his extravagant and financially ambitious wife
Elizabeth Appleton : a novel by John O'Hara( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marriage to a college professor is a contented one for a fashionable society girl until the war years bring change and an illicit love affair
Ragtime by E. L Doctorow( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel set in in America at the turn of the 20th century. It's characters: three remarkable families whose lives become entwined with Henry Ford, Harry Houdini, J.P. Morgan, Evelyn Nesbit, Sigmund Freud, and Emiliano Zapata
Wishes : for John and Debora Daley by Robert Creeley( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ancient evenings by Norman Mailer( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Norman Mailer's dazzlingly rich, deeply evocative novel of ancient Egypt breathes life into the figures of a lost era: the eighteenth-dynasty Pharaoh Rameses and his wife, Queen Nefertiti; Menenhetet, their creature, lover, and victim; and the gods and mortals that surround them in intimate and telepathic communion. Mailer's reincarnated protagonist is carried through the exquisite gardens of the royal harem, along the majestic flow of the Nile, and into the terrifying clash of battle. An extraordinary work of inventiveness, -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --The Cincinnati Post
Six plays of Clifford Odets by Clifford Odets( Book )

1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verse by John Updike( Book )

2 editions published between 1965 and 1968 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The log from the Sea of Cortez : the narrative portion of the book, Sea of Cortez by John Steinbeck( Book )

3 editions published between 1951 and 1958 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work is the narrative portion of the book, Sea of Cortez, by the Author and E.F. Ricketts, 1941, here reissued with a profile, "About Ed Ricketts."
Orpheus descending : a play in three acts by Tennessee Williams( Book )

3 editions published between 1959 and 1961 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the script of the Tennessee Williams play in which a young, guitar-playing drifter takes up with a married storekeeper with wonderful and tragic results
 
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The time of the assassins : a study of Rimbaud
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