WorldCat Identities

Muir, Percy H. (Percy Horace) 1894-1979

Overview
Works: 162 works in 556 publications in 2 languages and 7,402 library holdings
Genres: History  Exhibition catalogs  Bibliography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Biography  Bibliography‡vExhibition catalogs  Fiction  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Folklore 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Compiler, Other, Contributor, Author of introduction, Creator, Speaker
Classifications: Z121, 655.1
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Most widely held works by Percy H Muir
English children's books, 1600 to 1900 by Percy H Muir( Book )

58 editions published between 1954 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Muir discusses the changes in children's books collecting that have occurred since the first impression of 1954. Muir has written an account which is both scholarly and entertaining of the works published for children during three centuries. He passes over the books written solely to instruct or to improve, and concentrates on those whose aim is entertainment
Printing and the mind of man: a descriptive catalogue illustrating the impact of print on the evolution of Western civilization during five centuries by John Carter( Book )

22 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 1,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalog of the printing and the mind of man exhibition held in conjunction with IPEX,1963
Victorian illustrated books by Percy H Muir( Book )

27 editions published between 1971 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book-collecting as a hobby : in a series of letters to Everyman by Percy H Muir( Book )

37 editions published between 1940 and 1949 in English and Undetermined and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Talks on book-collecting by Percy H Muir( Book )

18 editions published in 1952 in English and Undetermined and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Printing and the mind of man by John Carter( Book )

20 editions published in 1983 in English and German and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beauty and the beast by Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont( Book )

5 editions published between 1949 and 1968 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With a kiss a kind and beautiful maid releases a handsome prince from the spell which has made him an ugly beast
Selected essays on books and printing by A. F Johnson( Book )

11 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book-collecting : more letters to everyman by Percy H Muir( Book )

13 editions published in 1949 in English and Undetermined and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Minding my own business, an autobiography by Percy H Muir( Book )

14 editions published between 1956 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bücher die die Welt verändern by John Carter( Book )

18 editions published between 1968 and 1976 in German and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Points, second series, 1866-1934 by Percy H Muir( Book )

7 editions published between 1931 and 1934 in English and Undetermined and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children's books of yesterday; a catalogue of an exhibition held at 7 Albemarle Street, London during May 1946 by National Book League (Great Britain)( Book )

7 editions published in 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Points, 1874-1930: being extracts from a bibliographer's note-book by Percy H Muir( Book )

7 editions published in 1931 in English and Undetermined and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some printers & publishers of conjuring books and other ephemera, 1800-1850 by Trevor H Hall( Book )

6 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children's books of yesterday; a catalogue of an exhibition held at 7 Albemarle street, London, during May 1946, compiled by Percy H. Muir, with a foreword by John Masefield by National Book League (Great Britain)( Book )

12 editions published between 1946 and 2015 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welsh ambassadors: Powys lives and letters by Louis Marlow( Book )

3 editions published between 1935 and 1936 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catnachery by Percy H Muir( Book )

1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sleeping beauty by Charles Perrault( Book )

2 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disgruntled at not being invited to the princess' christening, the wicked fairy casts a spell that dooms the princess to sleep for a hundred years
 
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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.55 (from 0.37 for Beauty and ... to 0.96 for A memorial ...)

Alternative Names
Muir, P. H.

Muir, P. H. 1894-1979

Muir, P. H. (Percival Horace), 1894-1979

Muir, Percival H.

Muir Percival Horace

Muir, Percival Horace 1894-

Muir, Percival Horace 1894-1979

Muir, Percy.

Muir, Percy 1894-1979

Muir, Percy H.

Muir, Percy H. 1894-1979

Muir, Percy Horace 1894-1979

ムーア, P. H

Languages
English (277)

German (21)

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