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Singleton, Esther 1865-1930

Overview
Works: 192 works in 844 publications in 1 language and 14,507 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Popular works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Composer, Type designer, Other
Classifications: F128.4, 782.2
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Esther Singleton
Social New York under the Georges, 1714-1776 : houses, streets, and country homes, with chapters on fashions, furniture, china, plate, and manners by Esther Singleton( Book )

42 editions published between 1902 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The music dramas of Richard Wagner and his Festival theatre in Bayreuth by Albert Lavignac( Book )

30 editions published between 1898 and 2005 in English and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dutch New York by Esther Singleton( Book )

18 editions published between 1909 and 2013 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collecting of antiques by Esther Singleton( Book )

19 editions published between 1926 and 1959 in English and Undetermined and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The furniture of our forefathers by Esther Singleton( Book )

28 editions published between 1901 and 2010 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Shakespeare garden by Esther Singleton( Book )

38 editions published between 1919 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

<P>Written by a "devoted student of Shakespeare," this 1922 volume outlines how to make an organized and complete Shakespeare garden. Incorporating the flowers and plants mentioned in the works of William Shakespeare, these themed gardens were prominent in the United States' public parks and universities throughout the early 20th century. As the volume suggests, many Shakespeare gardens would be separated by species or flower mentioned in particular plays accompanied by busts of the playwright and appropriate quotations painted onto signs.</p>
Turrets, towers, and temples; the great buildings of the world, as seen and described by famous writers by Esther Singleton( Book )

27 editions published between 1898 and 2012 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the White House by Esther Singleton( Book )

16 editions published between 1907 and 2015 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Famous paintings as seen and described by famous writers by Esther Singleton( Book )

17 editions published between 1902 and 2011 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The furniture of our forefathers by Esther Singleton( Book )

6 editions published in 1901 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great pictures, as seen and described by famous writers by Esther Singleton( Book )

19 editions published between 1899 and 2015 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old world masters in New world collections by Esther Singleton( Book )

8 editions published in 1929 in English and Undetermined and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dolls by Esther Singleton( Book )

7 editions published between 1927 and 1962 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historic buildings of America by Esther Singleton( Book )

17 editions published between 1906 and 2015 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wonders of nature, as seen and described by famous writers by Esther Singleton( Book )

11 editions published between 1900 and 2010 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic castles and palaces, as seen and described by famous writers by Esther Singleton( Book )

11 editions published between 1901 and 2010 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume offers descriptions of many palaces in Europe, as well as in Asia. The editor and translator of the volume, Esther Singleton, has collected essays from famous authors who describe palaces that "appeal equally to the lovers of fine architecture and to the lovers of history and legend." Descriptions in the volume are from authors like Sir Walter Scott, Alexandre Dumas, Horace Marryat, Edward Lear and many more
Musical education by Albert Lavignac( Book )

11 editions published between 1902 and 2004 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historic landmarks of America : as seen and described by famous writers : with numerous illustrations by Esther Singleton( Book )

18 editions published between 1906 and 2016 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Famous women as described by famous writers by Esther Singleton( Book )

7 editions published between 1904 and 2010 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paris as seen and described by famous writers by Esther Singleton( Book )

11 editions published between 1900 and 1924 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Historic buildings of America
Alternative Names
Singleton, Esther d. 1930

Languages
English (355)

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Great pictures, as seen and described by famous writersHistoric buildings of America