WorldCat Identities

Cohen, Hennig

Overview
Works: 89 works in 392 publications in 4 languages and 15,475 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  History  Literature  Humor  Records and correspondence  Biographies  Poetry  Concordances  Bibliography 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other, Compiler
Classifications: GR105, 394.26973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Hennig Cohen
 
Most widely held works by Hennig Cohen
The Folklore of American holidays by Hennig Cohen( Book )

28 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in English and held by 2,721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains beliefs, legends, superstitions, proverbs, poems, songs, dances, foods, and processions associated with over 100 American calendar customs and festivals
Folklore in America; tales, songs, superstitions, proverbs, riddles, games, folk drama and folk festivals by Tristram Potter Coffin( Book )

22 editions published between 1966 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthology comprising material taken from all sections of the North American continent
Landmarks of American writing by Hennig Cohen( Book )

79 editions published between 1969 and 1988 in 4 languages and held by 1,186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folklore from the working folk of America by Tristram Potter Coffin( Book )

10 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 1,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Encompasses folk literature, folk-life, and folk speech, with twenty-seven folk melodies and a complete section of tales about twelve legendary figures including Casey Jones, Daniel Boone and Johnny Appleseed"--Jacket. Also covers folk poetry, riddles, superstitions, proverbs, games, and festivals
Selected poems of Herman Melville : a reader's edition by Herman Melville( )

10 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in English and held by 998 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Parade of heroes : legendary figures in American lore( Book )

5 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Israel Potter : his fifty years of exile by Herman Melville( )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The semi-fictionalized retelling of a soldier in the American Revolutionary War, his capture, escape, and adventures, spending most of his life on English soil
Selected poems by Herman Melville( Book )

21 editions published between 1963 and 1972 in English and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humor of the old Southwest by Hennig Cohen( Book )

15 editions published between 1964 and 1994 in English and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Herman Melville's Malcolm letter : "man's final lore" by Hennig Cohen( )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Malcolm Letter was written by Melville in 1849 on the birth of his son. This letter is one of thirty-six to be retrieved since the publication of The Letters of Herman Melville (1960) and has earned a place in the New York Public Library's Gansevoort-Lansing Collection. Addressed to Melville's brother, the letter entices critics to read it on several levels. It reveals Melville's serious consideration of his own father's influence on his upbringing as he anticipates undertaking the role of father himself. It is not a literary work, but a deeply personal outpouring distinguished by dark underpinnings barely hidden by his light-hearted tone. In a bit of dramatic irony, Melville reflects on the responsibility looming ahead of him as the reader notes the tragedy that Melville cannot possibly foresee - his son Malcolm's suicide eighteen years later. Cohen's and Yannella's careful study relives for the reader this and other events which shaped the clannish Melville family history. They also show how the author's struggle with these pressures are manifested in his writing. This volume is published in cooperation with the New York Public Library
The American culture; approaches to the study of the United States by Hennig Cohen( Book )

11 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American experience; approaches to the study of the United States by Hennig Cohen( Book )

10 editions published between 1968 and 1972 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Indians and their captives by James Levernier( Book )

11 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes some fiction
Articles in American studies, 1954-1968; a cumulation of the annual bibliographies from American quarterly by American Studies Association( Book )

21 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The South Carolina gazette, 1732-1775 by Hennig Cohen( Book )

6 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America celebrates! : a patchwork of weird & wonderful holiday lore by Hennig Cohen( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A concordance to Melville's Moby Dick by Hennig Cohen( Book )

16 editions published between 1978 and 1985 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Folklore of American holidays( )

in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Articles in periodicals and serials on South Carolina literature and related subjects, 1900-1955 by Hennig Cohen( Book )

4 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American studies; problems, promises and possibilities by Edwin T Bowden( Book )

2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Selected poems of Herman Melville : a reader's edition
Alternative Names
Cohen, Henry Hennig

Cohen, Henry Hennig 1919-

Cohen, Henry Henning.

Languages
English (279)

Chinese (4)

French (2)

Spanish (1)

Covers
Selected poems of Herman Melville : a reader's editionIsrael Potter : his fifty years of exileHumor of the old SouthwestHerman Melville's Malcolm letter : "man's final lore"The Indians and their captivesAmerica celebrates! : a patchwork of weird & wonderful holiday lore