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Bates, Arlo 1850-1918

Overview
Works: 195 works in 660 publications in 1 language and 7,505 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Fiction  Biography  Song cycles  Songs  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Parodies, imitations, etc  Religious fiction  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Editor, Lyricist, Librettist, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR4830, 821.7
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The Puritans by Arlo Bates( Book )

41 editions published between 1898 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the dawn of the twentieth century, the chasm between religious faith and secular culture was more pronounced than ever before. That's the theme at the heart of Arlo Bates' novel The Puritans, which follows two seminary students as they struggle to reconcile their religious calling with the worldly pleasures that surround them
Talks on the study of literature by Arlo Bates( Book )

15 editions published between 1897 and 2018 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American-born critic Arlo Bates started his career as a journalist and editor, but later turned his efforts to analyzing and championing English literature, which led to him becoming a professor of English at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. This collection brings together a series of enlightening lectures that Bates presented about literature during his tenure. It offers a fascinating glimpse into the ethos behind literary studies at the dawn of the twentieth century
A blot in the 'scutcheon, Colombe's birthday, A soul's tragedy, and In a balcony by Robert Browning( )

13 editions published between 1904 and 1906 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Philistines by Arlo Bates( Book )

29 editions published between 1888 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What happens when a bohemian artist finds himself thrust into the upper echelons of high society? Painter Arthur Fenton woos heiress Edith Caldwell with the express purpose of living the high life and turning her aristocratic friends into patrons of his art. But after he has succeeded in winning her hand, Fenton finds himself overwhelmed by the task of navigating the complex hierarchy and nuanced mores of this rarefied social stratum
The pagans by Arlo Bates( Book )

27 editions published between 1884 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A book o' nine tales by Arlo Bates( )

20 editions published between 1891 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looking for a sophisticated and entertaining collection of short stories to add to your must-read list? The unique volume A Book o' Nine Tales from American writer Arlo Bates will definitely fit the bill. This collection of tales is interwoven with an imaginative series of "interludes" that enhance and expand on the stories' themes
Love in a cloud : a comedy in filigree by Arlo Bates( )

13 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman named May Calthorpe has become obsessed with a novel called Love in a Cloud--and she's taken her interest in the book one step further by striking up a correspondence with the book's anonymous author. What begins as a harmless literary crush soon snowballs into a madcap comedy of errors
Songs to poems by Arlo Bates by G. W Chadwick( )

5 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Talks on teaching literature by Arlo Bates( Book )

7 editions published between 1906 and 2013 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the bundle of time by Arlo Bates( Book )

13 editions published between 1893 and 1970 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Albrecht by Arlo Bates( )

16 editions published between 1890 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author's correspondence with many Cairns writers is in the collection
The intoxicated ghost, and other stories by Arlo Bates( Book )

16 editions published between 1908 and 2014 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this charming collection of short stories from American poet and journalist Arlo Bates, weighty subjects are addressed with lighthearted wit. In the title tale, a family finds itself on the brink of collapse as a result of the resident specter's mischievous shenanigans. The other stories run the gamut in terms of subject matter, but all are satisfying and fun to read
Talks on writing English by Arlo Bates( )

in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Jacobs : a tale of the drummer, the reporter, and the prestidigitateur by Arlo Bates( )

14 editions published between 1883 and 2014 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early 1880s, a novel called Mr. Isaacs by Francis Marion Crawford set the publishing world on fire, rocketing to the top of the bestseller lists. Soon afterwards, Arlo Bates released Mr. Jacobs, a satirical send-up of that novel, riffing on the colonialism and naval-gazing of Mr. Isaacs
Old Salem by Eleanor Putnam( Book )

11 editions published between 1886 and 1899 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The diary of a saint by Arlo Bates( )

12 editions published between 1902 and 2014 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This unique work of fiction presented in the form of a year-long diary draws a wonderfully three-dimensional portrait of a woman named Ruth Privet. Though not a saint in the religious sense of the word -- indeed, Ruth has a great deal of disdain for theological dogmatism -- she has dedicated her life to cleaning up after the mistakes of others. It's an inspirational message and an exceedingly engaging read
The poems of John Keats by John Keats( Book )

6 editions published between 1896 and 1903 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents all of the English poet's verse, including his sonnets and odes, the allegorical romance "Endymion," and the five-act poetic tragedy "Otho the Great."
A wheel of fire by Arlo Bates( Book )

11 editions published between 1885 and 1970 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

England in 1685; being chapter III of the History of England by Thomas Babington Macaulay Macaulay( Book )

7 editions published between 1897 and 1905 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Dickens : the man and his work by Edwin Percy Whipple( Book )

7 editions published between 1912 and 1919 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Arlo Bates American writer

Arlo Bates écrivain américain

Arlo Bates escriptor estatunidenc

Arlo Bates escritor estadounidense

Arlo Bates scriitor american

Arlo Bates yhdysvaltalainen kirjailija

ارلو بيتس

ارلو بيتس كاتب أمريكي

Languages
English (297)