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

Overview
Works: 188 works in 557 publications in 3 languages and 4,756 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Legends  Biography  Fairy tales  Drama  Dance programs 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Author of introduction, Contributor, Arranger, Recipient, Speaker, Other, Librettist, Choreographer
Classifications: PT2389, 192
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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 461 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 )

22 editions published between 1900 and 2010 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life of John Stuart Mill by W. L Courtney( Book )

41 editions published between 1888 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book contains a biography of the great English utilitarian philosopher. It follows the major episodes of his life and gives a description of his philosophical works
Undine by Friedrich Heinrich Karl La Motte-Fouqué( Book )

22 editions published between 1909 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite misgivings about Undine's supernatural powers, a nobleman still wants to marry this water nymph he finds 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 )

14 editions published between 1904 and 1994 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The feminine note in fiction by W. L Courtney( Book )

17 editions published between 1904 and 1978 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The metaphysics of John Stuart Mill by W. L Courtney( Book )

23 editions published between 1879 and 1997 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book gives a general overview of Mill's utilitarian philosophy and pays particular attention to his logic and material ideals
How the war began by John MacFarland Kennedy( Book )

6 editions published between 1904 and 1914 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Constructive ethics, a review of modern moral philosophy in its three stages of interpretation, criticism, and reconstruction by W. L Courtney( Book )

15 editions published between 1886 and 2008 in English and held by 120 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 )

20 editions published between 1907 and 1910 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rosemary's letter book by W. L Courtney( Book )

17 editions published between 1909 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 86 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."
The modern French drama by Augustin Filon( Book )

2 editions published in 1898 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies new and old by W. L Courtney( Book )

5 editions published in 1888 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pillars of empire, studies & impressions by W. L Courtney( Book )

6 editions published in 1918 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in philosophy : ancient and modern by W. L Courtney( Book )

5 editions published between 1832 and 1882 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Complete works by Frederick Marryat( Book )

8 editions published between 1896 and 1912 in English and held by 50 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 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies at leisure by W. L Courtney( Book )

7 editions published between 1892 and 2009 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Armageddon--and after by W. L Courtney( Book )

11 editions published between 1914 and 2014 in English and held by 35 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 )

4 editions published in 1905 in English and held by 32 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

William Leonard Courtney British writer

Languages
English (272)

Spanish (1)

French (1)

Covers
UndineStudies at leisureArmageddon--and after