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Courtney, W. L. (William Leonard) 1850-1928

Overview
Works: 187 works in 543 publications in 3 languages and 4,685 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Biography  Fairy tales  Drama 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Author of introduction, Arranger, Other, Librettist, Speaker, Recipient, Choreographer
Classifications: PT2389, 809.2
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Most widely held works about W. L Courtney
 
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Old saws and modern instances by W. L Courtney( Book )
16 editions published between 1918 and 2012 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Illustrating modern questions with ancient examples, Courtney, a distinguished man of letters, considers in this 1918 collection, Mr. Thomas Hardy and schylus," Aristophanes the Pacifist," Demosthenes and the Principles of Patriotism," Patriotism and Oratory," Sappho and Aspasia," A Philosophic Emperor," The Idea of Comedy," Realistic Drama," and Our Euripides, the Human.'"
The idea of tragedy in ancient and modern drama; three lectures delivered at the Royal Institution, February, 1900 by W. L Courtney( Book )
18 editions published between 1900 and 2010 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Life of John Stuart Mill by W. L Courtney( Book )
39 editions published between 1888 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The feminine note in fiction by W. L Courtney( Book )
16 editions published between 1904 and 1978 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Undine by Friedrich Heinrich Karl La Motte-Fouqué( Book )
21 editions published between 1909 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Despite misgivings about Undine's supernatural powers and tragic warnings, the nobleman still wants to marry this water nymph he found living in the forest with a poor fisherman and his wife
The development of Maurice Maeterlinck and other sketches of foreign writers by W. L Courtney( Book )
12 editions published between 1904 and 1994 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The metaphysics of John Stuart Mill by W. L Courtney( Book )
24 editions published between 1879 and 1997 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rosemary's letter book the record of a year by W. L Courtney( )
16 editions published between 1909 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Written in the form of intimate letters, this 1915 collection covers a wide range of literary subjects, including Edgar Allan Poe, John Milton, the legend of Faust, Nietzsche, J. M. Barrie, Swinburne, Kipling, John Galsworthy, George Meredith, Anatole France, journalism, satire, mystics and pessimists, A Publisher's Book Trade Dinner," and On the Wisdom of Doing Nothing."
Constructive ethics, a review of modern moral philosophy in its three stages of interpretation, criticism, and reconstruction by W. L Courtney( Book )
14 editions published between 1886 and 1895 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The literary man's Bible : a selection of passages from the Old Testament, historic, poetic and philosophic, illustrating Hebrew literature ( Book )
19 editions published between 1907 and 1910 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How the war began by J. M Kennedy( Book )
5 editions published between 1904 and 1914 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The modern French drama by Augustin Filon( Book )
3 editions published in 1898 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pillars of empire, studies & impressions by W. L Courtney( Book )
7 editions published in 1918 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Studies in philosophy : ancient and modern by W. L Courtney( Book )
6 editions published between 1832 and 1882 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Studies new and old by W. L Courtney( Book )
5 editions published in 1888 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Complete works by Frederick Marryat( Book )
7 editions published between 1896 and 1904 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Armageddon--and after by W. L Courtney( Book )
9 editions published between 1914 and 2014 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Studies at leisure by W. L Courtney( Book )
7 editions published between 1892 and 2009 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Do we believe? : a record of a great correspondence in "The Daily Telegraph," October, November, December, 1904 by W. L Courtney( Book )
6 editions published in 1905 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gaston Bonnier, or, Time's revenges in two acts 1854 and 1870 by W. L Courtney( Book )
3 editions published between 1901 and 1966 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Courtney, W. L.
Courtney, W. L. 1850-1928
Courtney, William L. 1850-1928
Courtney, William Leonard 1850-1928
Courtney, William Leonhard 1850-1928
Languages
English (261)
Spanish (1)
French (1)
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