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Gerould, Gordon Hall 1877-1953

Overview
Works: 73 works in 294 publications in 3 languages and 7,234 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Juvenile works  Sources  Manuscripts  Narrative poetry  Frame stories  History  Folklore 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator
Classifications: PR1870.A1, 821.1
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Most widely held works about Gordon Hall Gerould
 
Most widely held works by Gordon Hall Gerould
The ballad of tradition by Gordon Hall Gerould( Book )

51 editions published between 1932 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaucerian essays by Gordon Hall Gerould( Book )

16 editions published between 1952 and 1970 in English and held by 899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The patterns of English and American fiction : a history by Gordon Hall Gerould( Book )

15 editions published between 1942 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

8 editions published between 1934 and 1935 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaucer's work begins at the Tabard Inn in Southwark, England, where a group of pilgrims have assembled on their way to Canterbury. Harry Bailly, the innkeeper, suggests a contest: whoever tells the best tale will win a supper when they reach Canterbury
Saints' legends by Gordon Hall Gerould( Book )

23 editions published between 1916 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old English and medieval literature by Gordon Hall Gerould( Book )

12 editions published between 1929 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The grateful dead : the history of a folk story by Gordon Hall Gerould( Book )

26 editions published between 1908 and 2012 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Every rock band has its own mythological creation story. The Grateful Dead claim that Jerry Garcia was looking through a 'large book' one day (no doubt in some altered state of mind), and the phrase just popped out at him. The specific book is unknown, but scholars of the band have suggested it was a large dictionary of folklore, with an article on the topic originally proposed in this book
How to read fiction by Gordon Hall Gerould( Book )

10 editions published between 1937 and 1969 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sources and analogues of Chaucer's Canterbury tales by William Frank Bryan( Book )

2 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beowulf and Sir Gawain and the Green Knight; poems of two great eras with certain contemporary pieces, newly translated by Gordon Hall Gerould( Book )

2 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old English and medieval literature by Gordon Hall Gerould( Book )

12 editions published between 1929 and 1988 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contemporary types of the short story by Gordon Hall Gerould( Book )

3 editions published in 1927 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beowulf and Sir Gawain and the Green Knight : poems of two great eras with certain contemporary pieces by Gordon Hall Gerould( Book )

9 editions published between 1916 and 1953 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems of James Thomson, "B.V." by James Thomson( Book )

2 editions published in 1927 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteenth century literature by Gordon Hall Gerould( Book )

3 editions published between 1929 and 1932 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected essays of Henry Fielding by Henry Fielding( Book )

6 editions published in 1905 in English and Undetermined and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Prologue and four Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

7 editions published between 1935 and 1946 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The North-English Homily Collection : a study of the manuscript relations and of the sources of the tales by Gordon Hall Gerould( Book )

4 editions published in 1902 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old English and medieval literature by Gordon Hall Gerould( Book )

4 editions published between 1935 and 1937 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old English and medieval literature by Gordon Hall Gerould( Book )

4 editions published between 1935 and 1937 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The grateful dead : the history of a folk story
Alternative Names
Gerould, Gordon H.

Gerould, Gordon H. 1877-

Gerould, Hall 1877-

Gordon Hall Gerould American writer

Gordon Hall Gerould Amerikaans taalkundige (1877-1953)

Hall Gerould, Gordon 1877-

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The grateful dead : the history of a folk story