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Gummere, Francis Barton 1855-1919

Overview
Works: 79 works in 336 publications in 3 languages and 7,735 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Epic poetry  Drama  Fiction 
Roles: Editor, Translator
Classifications: PR1583, 829.3
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Most widely held works by Francis Barton Gummere
The popular ballad by Francis Barton Gummere ( Book )
29 editions published between 1907 and 1977 in English and held by 1,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Old English ballads by Francis Barton Gummere ( Book )
38 editions published between 1894 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beowulf by Gummere ( )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beowulf tells the story of a mysterious young warrior who saves the Spear-Danes from the terrible monster Grendel and his venomous mother
The oldest English epic: Beowulf, Finnsburg, Waldere, Deor, Widsith, and the German Hildebrand ( Book )
21 editions published between 1909 and 2007 in English and English, Old and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A handbook of poetics, for students of English verse by Francis Barton Gummere ( Book )
41 editions published between 1885 and 2008 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lives of great English writers from Chaucer to Browning by Walter S Hinchman ( Book )
11 editions published between 1908 and 1990 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The beginnings of poetry by Francis Barton Gummere ( Book )
25 editions published between 1901 and 1971 in English and French and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Founders of England by Francis Barton Gummere ( Book )
15 editions published between 1930 and 1970 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Haverford essays; studies in modern literature by Francis Barton Gummere ( Book )
4 editions published between 1909 and 1969 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beowulf ( )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Germanic origins : a study in primitive culture by Francis Barton Gummere ( Book )
10 editions published in 1892 in English and Undetermined and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Democracy and poetry by Francis Barton Gummere ( Book )
5 editions published between 1911 and 2013 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beowulf ( )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beowulf by Seamus Heaney ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1990 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Written one thousand years ago, Beowulf is the oldest surviving work in Old English, and the first of its kind to make the transition from the oral tradition to written form. Filled with vivid battle scenes, it is named for a young warrior in fifth-century Scandinavia who achieves glory by fighting and killing various monsters and governing his land wisely for 50 years
Beowulf ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare ( Book )
8 editions published between 1896 and 1920 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beowulf by Anonymous ( )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beowulf first rescues the royal house of Denmark from two marauding monsters, then returns to rule his people for 50 years, ultimately losing his life in a battle to defend the Geats from a dragon's rampage
The Anglo-Saxon metaphor by Francis Barton Gummere ( Book )
9 editions published in 1881 in English and Undetermined and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beowulf ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beowulf first rescues the royal house of Denmark from two marauding monsters, then returns to rule his people for 50 years, ultimately losing his life in a battle to defend the Geats from a dragon's rampage
The oldest English epic Beowulf, Finnsburg, Waldere, Deor, Widsith, and the German Hildebrand; translated in the original metres, with introductions and notes by Francis B. Gummere by Francis Barton Gummere ( )
10 editions published between 1909 and 1922 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Gummere, Francis B.
Gummere, Francis B. 1855-1919
Languages
English (256)
English, Old (4)
French (1)
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