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James Laughlin (1914–1997)

Autor(a) de The Way It Wasn't: From the Files of James Laughlin

106+ Works 858 Membros 5 Críticas 1 Favorited

About the Author

James Laughlin (October 30, 1914 - November 12, 1997) was an American poet and literary book publisher who founded New Directions Publishing. Laughlin won the 1992 Distinguished Contribution to American Letters Award from the National Book Awards Program. The Academy of American Poets' James mostrar mais Laughlin award, for a poet's second book, is named in his honor. Laughlin's works include: The House of Light, The Man in the Wall, The Country Road, Byways: A Memoir. Laughlin died of stroke complications at age 83. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos
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Obras por James Laughlin

Selected Letters (2007) — Autor — 39 exemplares
Poems: New and Selected (1998) 26 exemplares
A Wreath of Christmas poems (1942) — Editor — 20 exemplares
The Secret Room: Poems (1997) 20 exemplares
The Owl of Minerva (1987) 19 exemplares
The Love Poems of James Laughlin (1998) 15 exemplares
Selected Poems: 1935-1985 (1986) 12 exemplares
A New Directions reader — Editor — 11 exemplares
Random Stories (1990) 10 exemplares
The Bird of Endless Time (1989) 7 exemplares
Spearhead (1947) 7 exemplares
Phantoms (1995) 6 exemplares
New Directions in Prose and Poetry 20 (1968) — Editor — 5 exemplares
This Is My Blood 4 exemplares
Stolen & contaminated poems (1985) 4 exemplares
New Directions in Prose and Poetry 35 (1977) — Editor — 3 exemplares
Confidential Report 3 exemplares
New Directions in Prose and Poetry 51 (1987) — Editor — 3 exemplares
Some Natural Things 2 exemplares
Poems. Selections. 2 exemplares
The Country Road: New Poems (1995) 2 exemplares
Perspectives 1 exemplar
The River 1 exemplar
Patent Pending 1 exemplar
Scorciatoie 1 exemplar

Associated Works

Amerika (1927) — Tradutor, algumas edições2,368 exemplares
The Crack-Up (1945) — Editor, algumas edições917 exemplares
The Asian Journal of Thomas Merton (1973) — Editor, algumas edições475 exemplares
The Best American Poetry 1999 (1999) — Contribuidor — 208 exemplares
Memoirs of a Shy Pornographer (1945) — Designer da capa, algumas edições166 exemplares
Gods and Mortals: Modern Poems on Classical Myths (1684) — Contribuidor — 69 exemplares
The Poetry of Ezra Pound (1951) — Prefácio, algumas edições47 exemplares
New World Writing: First Mentor Selection (1952) — Contribuidor — 11 exemplares
Epitaphs for Lorine — Contribuidor — 5 exemplares
Triquarterly 19 (Fall 1970) For Edward Dahlberg (1970) — Contribuidor — 4 exemplares


Conhecimento Comum



Murtra | Jul 28, 2021 |
Solid. Edouard Roditi's " The Vampires of Istanbul" was a delight.
DromJohn | Feb 25, 2013 |
Counterfactual history in a lighter vein, as opposed to the very serious works edited by Ferguson (1997) and Tetlock (2010). This book is a collection of stories by notable sci-fi writiers, stories based on alternative versions of history. Silverberg's contribution, for example, considers an powerful African empire that might have arisen, had the Black Death killed off even more Europeans than it did. The stories vary from very good indeed to passable, while the alternative history angle adds another dimensioni.… (mais)
annbury | Sep 29, 2010 |
I love this work. The poems are heartfelt, and makes one hurt. I don't even know how many times I've read this.
Anagarika | Nov 3, 2009 |

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