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collected tales of Walter de la Mare

Walter De la Mare

collected tales of Walter de la Mare

by Walter De la Mare

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Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementchosen, and with an introduction by Edward Wagenknecht.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.D3702 Col
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 467 p. ;
Number of Pages467
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18674902M
LC Control Number50005738
OCLC/WorldCa15863056

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'De la Mare can be exceedingly powerful when he chooses, and I only wish hed choose oftener.' H. P. Lovecraft Walter de la Mare was at his best as fine and ambiguous a storyteller of ghost stories as Robert Aickman, but until now he was consigned to either tatty out of print collections or diffuse volumes of his entire work, so a streamlined and affordable collection of his ghost stories was /5. Eight Tales is a collection of stories by British writer Walter de la was released in and was the author's first collection of stories published by Arkham was published in an edition of 2, copies. The stories were all written under de la Mare's pseudonym "Walter Ramal" and had not appeared previously in book : Walter de la Mare.

Collected Stories for Children is a collection of 17 fantasy stories or original fairy tales by Walter de la Mare, first published by Faber in with illustrations by Irene Hawkins. [1] [2] De la Mare won the annual Carnegie Medal recognising the year's best children's book by a British subject. [3]It was the first collection to win the award and the first time that previously published. Books 1. Told Again: Old Tales Told Again - Updated Edition Walter de la Mare. An enchanting retelling of nineteen fairy tales, introduced by popular fantasy writer Philip Pullman. Read More View Book Add to .


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His books – verses and prose – appeared regularly. Published inMemoirs of a Midget is a surrealistic novel, told in the first person, by English poet, anthologist, and short story writer Walter de la Mare, best known for his tales of the uncanny and poetry for : Walter de la Mare.

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93 poems of Walter de la Mare. Phenomenal Woman, Still I Rise, The Road Not Taken, If You Forget Me, Dreams. THE COLLECTED TALES OF WALTER DE LA MARE ( pp.)—Edited by Edward Wagenknecht—Knopf ($).

Every man has the books he deserves, says Boston University's Edward Wagenknecht in his introduction to this collection—"We find, inevitably, the things that were destined for us." Thus, Wagenknecht and Britain's Walter de la Mare have proved to. Walter John de la Mare, OM CH (), was an English poet, short story writer, and novelist, probably best remembered for his works for children and The Listeners ().

His first book, Songs of Childhood (), was published under the name Walter Ramal. He worked in the statistics department of the London office of Standard Oil for eighteen years while struggling to bring up a family.

24 short stories by the English master of fantasy, chosen and with an introduction by Edward Wagenknecht. The introduction wastes no time on biographical material available elsewhere, and is concerned with a sympathetic appraisal of de la Mare's literary position, the philosophical value of his mysticism, the virtue of imagination both as a literary tool and a means of perceiving reality.

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New York, Knopf, Walter de la Mare () was born in Charlton, Kent. From tohe worked in the statistics department of the London office of Anglo-American Oil.

For the rest of his long life, he was a full-time writer. De la Mare's first collection of poetry, Songs /5(6).