The Resource The collected essays and occasional writings of Katherine Anne Porter

The collected essays and occasional writings of Katherine Anne Porter

Label
The collected essays and occasional writings of Katherine Anne Porter
Title
The collected essays and occasional writings of Katherine Anne Porter
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Anthology of the distinguished American author's essays, biographical memoirs and poems on such diverse subjects as Thomas Hardy, marriage, the creative process and Dylan Thomas
Cataloging source
DLC
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1890-1980
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Porter, Katherine Anne
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3531.O752
LC item number
A6 1970
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Essays
  • Essays
Label
The collected essays and occasional writings of Katherine Anne Porter
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Seymour Lawrence book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Critical: On a criticism of Thomas Hardy -- Wreath for the gamekeeper -- Reflections on Willa Cather -- "It is hard to stand in the middle" -- Art of Katherine Mansfield -- Orpheus in purgatory -- "Laughing heat of the sun" -- On Christopher Sykes -- Virginia Woolf -- E.M. Forster -- Max Beerbohm -- Eleanor Clark -- Wingéd skull -- On modern fiction -- Personal and particular: St. Augustine and the bullfight -- Little incident in the Rue de l'Odéon -- Letter to Sylvia Beach -- Letters to a nephew -- Dylan Thomas -- Defense of Circe -- Pull Dick, pull devil -- Flower of flowers -- Note on Pierre-Joseph Redouté -- Portrait: Old South -- Audubon's happy land -- House of my own -- Letter to the editor of The Village Voice -- Necessary enemy -- "Marriage is belonging" -- Act of faith: 4 July 1942 -- Future is now -- Letter to the editor of The Nation -- On Communism in Hollywood -- Letter to the editor of The Saturday Review of Literature -- Opening speech at Paris Conference, 1952 -- Remarks on the agenda -- Letter to the Editor of The Yale Review -- Letter to the Editor of the Washington Post -- Speech of acceptance -- Biographical: Days before -- Homage to Ford Madox Ford -- Gertrude Stein: Three views -- Ole Woman River -- Eudora Welty and a curtain of green -- Sprig of mint for Allen -- On first meeting T.S. Eliot -- Flannery O'Connor at home -- From the notebooks: Yeats, Joyce, Eliot, Pound -- Romany Marie, Joe Gould-Two legends come to life -- Jacqueline Kennedy -- Cotton Mather: Affectation of Praehiminincies (A.D. 1663-1675) -- Goat for Azazel (A.D. 1688) -- Bright particular faith (A.D.1700) -- Mexican: Why I write about Mexico -- Notes on the life and death of a hero -- Miss Porter adds a comment -- Leaving the Petate -- Fiesta of Guadalupe -- Mexican Trinity -- Where presidents have no friends -- La Conquistadora -- Quetzalcoatl -- Charmed life -- On Writing: My first speech -- Notes on writing -- Three statements about writing -- No plot, my dear, no story -- On writing -- "Noon Wine": Sources -- Poems: Enchanted -- Two songs from Mexico -- Little requiem -- Winter burial -- Anniversary in a country cemetery -- November in Windham -- After a long journey -- Measures for song and dance
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 496 pages
Lccn
70087051
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00066040
  • (OCoLC)ocm00066040
Label
The collected essays and occasional writings of Katherine Anne Porter
Publication
Note
"A Seymour Lawrence book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Critical: On a criticism of Thomas Hardy -- Wreath for the gamekeeper -- Reflections on Willa Cather -- "It is hard to stand in the middle" -- Art of Katherine Mansfield -- Orpheus in purgatory -- "Laughing heat of the sun" -- On Christopher Sykes -- Virginia Woolf -- E.M. Forster -- Max Beerbohm -- Eleanor Clark -- Wingéd skull -- On modern fiction -- Personal and particular: St. Augustine and the bullfight -- Little incident in the Rue de l'Odéon -- Letter to Sylvia Beach -- Letters to a nephew -- Dylan Thomas -- Defense of Circe -- Pull Dick, pull devil -- Flower of flowers -- Note on Pierre-Joseph Redouté -- Portrait: Old South -- Audubon's happy land -- House of my own -- Letter to the editor of The Village Voice -- Necessary enemy -- "Marriage is belonging" -- Act of faith: 4 July 1942 -- Future is now -- Letter to the editor of The Nation -- On Communism in Hollywood -- Letter to the editor of The Saturday Review of Literature -- Opening speech at Paris Conference, 1952 -- Remarks on the agenda -- Letter to the Editor of The Yale Review -- Letter to the Editor of the Washington Post -- Speech of acceptance -- Biographical: Days before -- Homage to Ford Madox Ford -- Gertrude Stein: Three views -- Ole Woman River -- Eudora Welty and a curtain of green -- Sprig of mint for Allen -- On first meeting T.S. Eliot -- Flannery O'Connor at home -- From the notebooks: Yeats, Joyce, Eliot, Pound -- Romany Marie, Joe Gould-Two legends come to life -- Jacqueline Kennedy -- Cotton Mather: Affectation of Praehiminincies (A.D. 1663-1675) -- Goat for Azazel (A.D. 1688) -- Bright particular faith (A.D.1700) -- Mexican: Why I write about Mexico -- Notes on the life and death of a hero -- Miss Porter adds a comment -- Leaving the Petate -- Fiesta of Guadalupe -- Mexican Trinity -- Where presidents have no friends -- La Conquistadora -- Quetzalcoatl -- Charmed life -- On Writing: My first speech -- Notes on writing -- Three statements about writing -- No plot, my dear, no story -- On writing -- "Noon Wine": Sources -- Poems: Enchanted -- Two songs from Mexico -- Little requiem -- Winter burial -- Anniversary in a country cemetery -- November in Windham -- After a long journey -- Measures for song and dance
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 496 pages
Lccn
70087051
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00066040
  • (OCoLC)ocm00066040

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