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Burton, Richard 1861-1940

Overview
Works: 692 works in 1,011 publications in 2 languages and 8,897 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biographies  Fiction  Poetry  Drama  Bible plays  Literature  Juvenile works  Sermons 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, pre
Classifications: PS1229.B6, 823
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How to see a play by Richard Burton( )

32 editions published between 1914 and 2020 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is aimed squarely at the theater-goer. It hopes to offer a concise general treatment upon the use of the theater, so that the person in the seat may get the most for his money; may choose his entertainment wisely, avoid that which is not worth while, and appreciate the values artistic and intellectual of what he is seeing and hearing
Masters of the English novel : a study of principles and personalities by Richard Burton( Book )

29 editions published between 1909 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1909 volume includes essays on the development of the novel and on eminent novelists, including Anthony Trollope and Thomas Hardy
Forces in fiction and other essays by Richard Burton( Book )

22 editions published between 1902 and 2013 in English and French and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little essays in literature and life by Richard Burton( Book )

12 editions published between 1914 and 2012 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Shelf2Life Literature and Fiction Collection is a unique set of short stories, poems and novels from the late 19th to early 20th centuries. From tales of love, life and heartbreaking loss to humorous stories of ghost encounters, these volumes captivate the imaginations of readers young and old. Included in this collection are a variety of dramatic and spirited poems that contemplate the mysteries of life and celebrate the wild beauty of nature. The Shelf2Life Literature and Fiction Collection provides readers with an opportunity to enjoy and study these iconic literary works, many of wh
Bernard Shaw, the man and the mask by Richard Burton( Book )

21 editions published between 1916 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Literary likings by Richard Burton( Book )

19 editions published between 1898 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Literary leaders of America; a class-book on American literature by Richard Burton( Book )

18 editions published between 1903 and 1970 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Published without the bibliography in 1903 in the Chautauqua home reading series.Bibliography: p. 317-318. The earlier period.--Irving.--Cooper.--Poe.--Hawthorne.--Emerson.--Bryant.--Longfellow.--Holmes.--Whittier.--Lowell.--Whitman.--Lanier.--The present day
The New American drama by Richard Burton( Book )

6 editions published between 1913 and 2009 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brigadier Frederick and the dean's watch by Emile Erckmann( Book )

4 editions published in 1902 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dumb in June by Richard Burton( Book )

17 editions published between 1895 and 1924 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yale lectures on preaching, and other writings by Nathaniel J Burton( Book )

7 editions published between 1887 and 1893 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Literary leaders of America by Richard Burton( Book )

13 editions published between 1903 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Dickens by Richard Burton( Book )

6 editions published in 1919 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This intelligently thought-out biography on the life and works of Charles Dickens is more of a volume of literary criticism on the author. The book includes a well written and intimate look at Dickens' early years, a study of the evolution of his works and an insightful critique of the author as a world class artist. There is also a fascinating chapter on the impact his writing had on social reform in England at the end of the century
John Greenleaf Whittier by Richard Burton( Book )

18 editions published between 1901 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of the Beacon Biographies of Eminent Americans series, the New York Times called this 1901 biography of the American Quaker poet and abolitionist "unusually well depicted."
Lyrics of brotherhood by Richard Burton( Book )

15 editions published between 1889 and 2016 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rahab; a drama in three acts by Richard Burton( Book )

9 editions published between 1900 and 1909 in English and Undetermined and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three of a kind; the story of an old musician, a newsboy and a cocker dog by Richard Burton( )

7 editions published between 1809 and 1908 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collected poems of Arthur Upson by Arthur Upson( Book )

2 editions published in 1909 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why do you talk like that? Not to mention: why do you write that way? by Richard Burton( Book )

4 editions published in 1929 in English and Undetermined and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memorial Day : and other poems by Richard Burton( Book )

11 editions published between 1897 and 2017 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Bernard Shaw, the man and the mask
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The New American dramaMemorial Day : and other poems
Alternative Names
Burton, Richard

Burton, Richard Eugene.

Burton, Richard Eugene 1861-1940

Richard Burton 1861-1940

Languages
English (275)

French (1)