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The Resource 50 gay and lesbian books everybody must read, edited and introduced by Richard Canning

50 gay and lesbian books everybody must read, edited and introduced by Richard Canning

Label
50 gay and lesbian books everybody must read
Title
50 gay and lesbian books everybody must read
Statement of responsibility
edited and introduced by Richard Canning
Title variation
Fifty gay and lesbian books everybody must read
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
809.8920664
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ75.15
LC item number
.F54 2009
Literary form
non fiction
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Canning, Richard
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  • Gays' writings
  • Lesbians' writings
  • Homosexuality in literature
  • Homosexuality and literature
  • Books and reading
Label
50 gay and lesbian books everybody must read, edited and introduced by Richard Canning
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223088675096
  • 31223090713216
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Richard Canning -- Samuel and 2 Samuel (after 960 BC) / Aaron Hamburger -- Gilgamesh (between 668 and 627 BC) / David McConnell -- Poems (c. 600 BC), Sappho / Maureen Duffy -- The symposium (c. 384 BC), Plato / Shaun Levin -- Letters (1798 and later), Horace Walpole / Duncan Fallowell -- Moby Dick (1851), Herman Melville / Vestal McIntyre -- Leaves of grass (1855 and later), Walt Whitman / Philip Clark -- A season in hell = Une saison en enfer (1873), Arthur Rimbaud / Kevin Killian -- The Bostonians (1866), Henry James / Regina Marler -- A Shropshire lad (1896), A.E. Housman / Mark Merlis -- De Profundis (1895-97, published 1905 and 1962), Oscar Wilde / Fenton Johnson -- Claudine at school = Claudine à l'école (1900), Colette / Alison Smith -- Death in Venice = Tod in Venedig (1912), Thomas Mann / Christopher Bram -- The flower beneath the foot (1923), Ronald Firbank / Brian Bouldrey -- Mrs. Dalloway (1925), Virginia Woolf / Jane DeLynn -- Time regained = Le temps retrouvé (1927), Marcel Proust / Felice Picano -- More women than men (1933), Ivy Compton-Burnett / Lisa Cohen -- Poems (1935 and later), Constantine Cavafy / David Plante -- Nightwood (1936), Djuna Barnes / Eric Karl Anderson -- The letters of Vita Sackville-West to Virginia Woolf (1922-41; 1985), Vita Sackville-West / Carol Anshaw -- Brideshead revisited (1945), Evelyn Waugh / Bob Smith -- Memoirs of Hadrian = Mémoires d'Hadrien (1951), Marguerite Yourcenar / Edmund White -- Carol: The price of salt (1952), Patricia Highsmith / Stella Duffy -- In the making (1952), G.F. Green / Peter Parker -- Forbidden colors (1953), Yukio Mishima / Randall Kenan -- Howl and other poems (1956), Allen Ginsberg / David Bergman -- Giovanni's room (1956), James Baldwin / Douglas A. Martin -- First love and other sorrows: stories (1958), Harold Brodkey / Noel Alumit -- A taste of honey (1958), Shelagh Delaney / John Weir -- A single man (1964), Christopher Isherwood / Patrick Ryan -- Paradiso (1966), José Lezama Lima / RIchard Reitsma -- Eustace Chisholm and the works (1967), James Purdy / Jonathan Franzen -- My father and myself (1968), J.R. Ackerley / Andrew Holleran -- Betrayed by Rita Hayworth = La traicion de Rita Hayworth (1968), Mañuel Puig / R. Zamora Linmark -- The wild boys: a book of the dead (1971), William Burroughs / Kathy Acker -- The Persian boy (1972), Mary Renault / Jim Grimsley -- Too much flesh and Jabez (1977), Coleman Dowell / Bradley Craft -- Dancer from the dance (1978), Andrew Holleran / Matias Viegener -- The cancer journals (1980), Audre Lorde / Tania Katan -- The color purple (1982), Alice Walker / Mark Behr -- A boy's own story (1983), Edmund White / Robert Glück -- Oranges are not the only fruit (1985), Jeanette Winterson / V.G. Lee -- To the friend who did not save my life = A l'ami qui ne m'a pas sauvé la vie (1990), Hervé Guibert / Alistair McCartney -- The terrible girls (1990), Rebecca Brown / Carol Guess -- The man who fell in love with the moon (1991), Tom Spanbauer / Larry Duplechan -- Take me to Paris, Johnny (1993), John Foster / Rob Beeston -- Palimpsest (1995), Gore Vidal / Paul Reidinger -- Allan Stein (1999), Matthew Stadler / Blair Mastbaum -- Ghost dance (2004), Douglas Wright / Richard Canning -- Burning dreams (2006), Susan Smith / J.D. Glass
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Alyson Books ed.
Extent
xviii, 342 p.
Isbn
9781593501198
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 261176548
  • (OCoLC)261176548
Label
50 gay and lesbian books everybody must read, edited and introduced by Richard Canning
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223088675096
  • 31223090713216
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Richard Canning -- Samuel and 2 Samuel (after 960 BC) / Aaron Hamburger -- Gilgamesh (between 668 and 627 BC) / David McConnell -- Poems (c. 600 BC), Sappho / Maureen Duffy -- The symposium (c. 384 BC), Plato / Shaun Levin -- Letters (1798 and later), Horace Walpole / Duncan Fallowell -- Moby Dick (1851), Herman Melville / Vestal McIntyre -- Leaves of grass (1855 and later), Walt Whitman / Philip Clark -- A season in hell = Une saison en enfer (1873), Arthur Rimbaud / Kevin Killian -- The Bostonians (1866), Henry James / Regina Marler -- A Shropshire lad (1896), A.E. Housman / Mark Merlis -- De Profundis (1895-97, published 1905 and 1962), Oscar Wilde / Fenton Johnson -- Claudine at school = Claudine à l'école (1900), Colette / Alison Smith -- Death in Venice = Tod in Venedig (1912), Thomas Mann / Christopher Bram -- The flower beneath the foot (1923), Ronald Firbank / Brian Bouldrey -- Mrs. Dalloway (1925), Virginia Woolf / Jane DeLynn -- Time regained = Le temps retrouvé (1927), Marcel Proust / Felice Picano -- More women than men (1933), Ivy Compton-Burnett / Lisa Cohen -- Poems (1935 and later), Constantine Cavafy / David Plante -- Nightwood (1936), Djuna Barnes / Eric Karl Anderson -- The letters of Vita Sackville-West to Virginia Woolf (1922-41; 1985), Vita Sackville-West / Carol Anshaw -- Brideshead revisited (1945), Evelyn Waugh / Bob Smith -- Memoirs of Hadrian = Mémoires d'Hadrien (1951), Marguerite Yourcenar / Edmund White -- Carol: The price of salt (1952), Patricia Highsmith / Stella Duffy -- In the making (1952), G.F. Green / Peter Parker -- Forbidden colors (1953), Yukio Mishima / Randall Kenan -- Howl and other poems (1956), Allen Ginsberg / David Bergman -- Giovanni's room (1956), James Baldwin / Douglas A. Martin -- First love and other sorrows: stories (1958), Harold Brodkey / Noel Alumit -- A taste of honey (1958), Shelagh Delaney / John Weir -- A single man (1964), Christopher Isherwood / Patrick Ryan -- Paradiso (1966), José Lezama Lima / RIchard Reitsma -- Eustace Chisholm and the works (1967), James Purdy / Jonathan Franzen -- My father and myself (1968), J.R. Ackerley / Andrew Holleran -- Betrayed by Rita Hayworth = La traicion de Rita Hayworth (1968), Mañuel Puig / R. Zamora Linmark -- The wild boys: a book of the dead (1971), William Burroughs / Kathy Acker -- The Persian boy (1972), Mary Renault / Jim Grimsley -- Too much flesh and Jabez (1977), Coleman Dowell / Bradley Craft -- Dancer from the dance (1978), Andrew Holleran / Matias Viegener -- The cancer journals (1980), Audre Lorde / Tania Katan -- The color purple (1982), Alice Walker / Mark Behr -- A boy's own story (1983), Edmund White / Robert Glück -- Oranges are not the only fruit (1985), Jeanette Winterson / V.G. Lee -- To the friend who did not save my life = A l'ami qui ne m'a pas sauvé la vie (1990), Hervé Guibert / Alistair McCartney -- The terrible girls (1990), Rebecca Brown / Carol Guess -- The man who fell in love with the moon (1991), Tom Spanbauer / Larry Duplechan -- Take me to Paris, Johnny (1993), John Foster / Rob Beeston -- Palimpsest (1995), Gore Vidal / Paul Reidinger -- Allan Stein (1999), Matthew Stadler / Blair Mastbaum -- Ghost dance (2004), Douglas Wright / Richard Canning -- Burning dreams (2006), Susan Smith / J.D. Glass
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Alyson Books ed.
Extent
xviii, 342 p.
Isbn
9781593501198
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 261176548
  • (OCoLC)261176548

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