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Gummere, Francis Barton 1855-1919

Overview
Works: 68 works in 362 publications in 3 languages and 8,075 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Drama 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator
Classifications: PR1583, 829.3
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Most widely held works about Francis Barton Gummere
 
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Most widely held works by Francis Barton Gummere
Beowulf by Francis B Gummer( )
16 editions published between 1910 and 2014 in English and held by 1,359 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 popular ballad by Francis Barton Gummere( Book )
29 editions published between 1907 and 1977 in English and held by 1,159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Old English ballads by Francis Barton Gummere( Book )
39 editions published between 1894 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The oldest English epic: Beowulf, Finnsburg, Waldere, Deor, Widsith, and the German Hildebrand by Francis Barton Gummere( Book )
39 editions published between 1909 and 2007 in English and English, Old and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A handbook of poetics, for students of English verse by Francis Barton Gummere( Book )
49 editions published between 1885 and 2008 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lives of great English writers from Chaucer to Browning by Walter S Hinchman( Book )
10 editions published between 1908 and 1990 in English and held by 538 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 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Haverford essays; studies in modern literature by Francis Barton Gummere( Book )
6 editions published between 1909 and 1969 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Founders of England by Francis Barton Gummere( Book )
15 editions published between 1930 and 1970 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Germanic origins : a study in primitive culture by Francis Barton Gummere( Book )
13 editions published in 1892 in English and Undetermined and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beowulf ( )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Democracy and poetry by Francis Barton Gummere( Book )
5 editions published between 1911 and 2013 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beowulf by Anonymous( Recording )
9 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 135 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 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Written over 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
Shakspere's The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Book )
19 editions published between 1896 and 1923 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beowulf ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 72 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 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Epic and saga : Beowulf; The song of Roland; The destruction of Dá Derga's hostel; The story of the Volsungs and Niblungs ( Book )
3 editions published between 1910 and 2004 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beowulf ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beowulf : in Old English and new English facing page translation ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Gummere, Francis B.
Gummere, Francis B. 1855-1919
Languages
English (302)
English, Old (1)
French (1)
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