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Author photo. John Gardner publicity photo at New Directions

John Gardner publicity photo at New Directions

John Gardner (1) [1933–1982]

This page covers the author of Grendel.

For other authors named John Gardner, see the disambiguation page.

John Gardner (1) has been aliased into John C. Gardner.

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Works have been aliased into John C. Gardner.

Grendel 5,523 copies, 103 reviews
The Art of Fiction 1,897 copies, 25 reviews
On Becoming a Novelist 925 copies, 16 reviews
October Light 613 copies, 10 reviews
The Sunlight Dialogues 563 copies, 9 reviews
The Life and Times of Chaucer 554 copies, 7 reviews
On Moral Fiction 455 copies, 9 reviews
Nickel Mountain 417 copies, 7 reviews
Freddy's Book 353 copies, 6 reviews
Mickelsson's Ghosts 326 copies, 5 reviews
The King's Indian 230 copies, 2 reviews
On Writers and Writing 200 copies, 1 review
In the suicide mountains 188 copies, 3 reviews
The Wreckage of Agathon 184 copies, 1 review
Jason and Medeia 147 copies
The Resurrection 91 copies, 2 reviews
Stillness and Shadows 51 copies, 1 review
The Poetry of Chaucer 36 copies, 1 review
Poems 4 copies
Frankenstein 4 copies
On Books 1 copy

Works have been aliased into John C. Gardner.

The Epic of Gilgamesh (Translator, some editions) 8,953 copies, 109 reviews
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight (Translator, some editions) 7,511 copies, 92 reviews
The Best American Short Stories 1978 (Contributor) 21 copies
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