Coverart for item
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
Contributor
Subject
Genre
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
Dewey number
  • 814/.52
  • 818
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3531.O752
LC item number
A6 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The collected essays and occasional writings of Katherine Anne Porter
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: New York : Delacorte Press, 1970
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 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
  • Critical. On a criticism of Thomas Hardy
  • 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
  • Wreath for the gamekeeper
  • "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
  • Reflections on Willa Cather
  • 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
  • "It is hard to stand in the middle"
  • 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
  • Art of Katherine Mansfield
  • 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
  • Orpheus in purgatory
  • 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
  • "Laughing heat of the sun"
  • After a long journey
  • Measures for song and dance
  • On Christopher Sykes
Control code
20935354
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xi, 496 pages
Isbn
9780395533628
Lccn
90030034
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of L.D. Clark Estate, 2016 (Access. No. 2016-124). From the library of L.D. Clark. Paperbound.
System control number
(OCoLC)20935354
Label
The collected essays and occasional writings of Katherine Anne Porter
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: New York : Delacorte Press, 1970
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 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
  • Critical. On a criticism of Thomas Hardy
  • 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
  • Wreath for the gamekeeper
  • "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
  • Reflections on Willa Cather
  • 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
  • "It is hard to stand in the middle"
  • 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
  • Art of Katherine Mansfield
  • 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
  • Orpheus in purgatory
  • 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
  • "Laughing heat of the sun"
  • After a long journey
  • Measures for song and dance
  • On Christopher Sykes
Control code
20935354
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xi, 496 pages
Isbn
9780395533628
Lccn
90030034
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of L.D. Clark Estate, 2016 (Access. No. 2016-124). From the library of L.D. Clark. Paperbound.
System control number
(OCoLC)20935354

Library Locations

    • The Wittliff CollectionsBorrow it
      601 University Drive, 7th Floor, San Marcos, TX, 78666, US
      29.888873 -97.943078
Processing Feedback ...