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Edward Mendelson is a professor of English and Comparative Literature and the Lionel Trilling Professor in the Humanities at Columbia University. He is the literary executor of the Estate of W. H. Auden and the author or editor of several books about Auden's work, including Early Auden (1981) and Later Auden (1999). He is also the author of a book about nineteenth- and twentieth-century novels, The Things That Matter: What Seven Classic Novels Have to Say About the Stages of Life (2006).

He has edited standard editions of works by W. H. Auden, including Collected Poems (1976; 2nd edn. 1990; 3rd edn., 2007), The English Auden (1977), Selected Poems (1979, 2nd edn., 2007), As I Walked Out One Evening (selected light verse, 1995), and the continuing Complete Works of W. H. Auden (1986- ).

His work on Thomas Pynchon includes Pynchon: A Collection of Critical Essays (1978) and numerous essays, including "The Sacred, the Profane, and The Crying of Lot 49 (1975; reprinted in the 1978 collection) and "Gravity's Encyclopedia" (in Mindful Pleasures: Essays on Thomas Pynchon, ed. by David Leverenz and George Levine, 1976). The latter essay introduced the critical category of "encyclopedic narrative, further elaborated in a later essay, "Encyclopedic Narrative from Dante to Pynchon" (MLN, vol. 91, 1976).

He is the editor of annotated editions of novels by Thomas Hardy, George Meredith, Arnold Bennett, H. G. Wells, and Anthony Trollope. With Michael Seidel he co-edited Homer to Brecht; The European Epic and Dramatic Traditions (1977).

He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature.

Before teaching at Columbia, he was an associate professor of English at Yale University and a visiting associate professor of English at Harvard University.

Since 1986 he has written about computing, software, and typography and is a contributing editor of PC Magazine.

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Total Books: 20
Early Auden Later Auden A Critical Biography
2017 - Early Auden Later Auden a Critical Biography (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780691172491
ISBN-10: 0691172498
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Literature & Fiction
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Lives of the Intellectuals Eight American Writers in Public and Private in the Twentieth Century
Collected Poems
2008 - Collected Poems (Other)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781439510124
ISBN-10: 1439510121
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The Things That Matter What Seven Classic Novels Have to Say About the Stages of Life
The Things That Matter What Seven Classic Novels Have to Say About the Stages of Life
WH Auden Selected Poems
2002 - Wh Auden Selected Poems (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780571113965
ISBN-10: 0571113966
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Edward Lear
2001 - Edward Lear [Poetry for Young People] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780439397346
ISBN-10: 0439397340
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Early Auden
2000 - Early Auden (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780374526955
ISBN-10: 0374526958
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Later Auden
2000 - Later Auden (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780374526993
ISBN-10: 0374526990
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Later Auden
1999 - Later Auden (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780374184087
ISBN-10: 0374184089
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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As I Walked Out One Evening Songs Ballads Limericks and Light Verse
As I Walked Out One Evening Songs Ballads Lullabies Limericks and Other Light Verse
WH Auden Collected Poems
1994 - Wh Auden Collected Poems (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780571142262
ISBN-10: 0571142265
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Later Auden
1986 - Later Auden (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780670804146
ISBN-10: 0670804142
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Early Auden
1983 - Early Auden (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780674219861
ISBN-10: 0674219864
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Literature & Fiction
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Early Auden
1981 - Early Auden (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780670287123
ISBN-10: 0670287121
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Selected Poems  WH Auden
1979 - Selected Poems Wh Auden [of] (Hardcover)Paperback, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780571113873
ISBN-10: 0571113877
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Early Auden
Early Auden (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780571111930
ISBN-10: 0571111939
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Later Auden
Later Auden (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780571197842
ISBN-10: 0571197841
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W H Auden 1907-1973
W H Auden 1907-1973 (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780871042644
ISBN-10: 0871042649
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Reference
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