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Gummere, Francis Barton 1855-1919

Overview
Works: 72 works in 386 publications in 3 languages and 8,374 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Epic poetry 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Other, Honoree
Classifications: PR1583, 821.04
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Most widely held works by Francis Barton Gummere
The popular ballad by Francis Barton Gummere( Book )

31 editions published between 1907 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old English ballads by Francis Barton Gummere( Book )

39 editions published between 1894 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 936 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The oldest English epic: Beowulf, Finnsburg, Waldere, Deor, Widsith, and the German Hildebrand by Francis Barton Gummere( Book )

40 editions published between 1909 and 2010 in English and English, Old and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handbook of poetics, for students of English verse by Francis Barton Gummere( Book )

57 editions published between 1885 and 2012 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lives of great English writers from Chaucer to Browning by Walter S Hinchman( Book )

9 editions published between 1908 and 1990 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The beginnings of poetry by Francis Barton Gummere( Book )

23 editions published between 1901 and 2013 in English and French and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Founders of England by Francis Barton Gummere( Book )

13 editions published between 1930 and 1970 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Haverford essays; studies in modern literature by Francis Barton Gummere( Book )

9 editions published between 1909 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beowulf by Seamus Heaney( Recording )

18 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 310 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
Germanic origins : a study in primitive culture by Francis Barton Gummere( Book )

13 editions published between 1892 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Democracy and poetry by Francis Barton Gummere( Book )

4 editions published between 1911 and 2013 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beowulf by Francis Barton Gummere( Book )

20 editions published between 1910 and 2014 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a translation of the Old English poem which tells the story of the hero Beowulf, slayer of the monster Grendel; also includes an introduction to the poem and explanatory and textual notes
The Anglo-Saxon metaphor by Francis Barton Gummere( Book )

10 editions published in 1881 in English and Undetermined and held by 54 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 )

2 editions published between 1910 and 2004 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poem read 10 mo. 27th, 1883, at the semi-centennial anniversary of the founding of Haverford College by Francis Barton Gummere( Book )

7 editions published between 1883 and 1884 in English and held by 13 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

Back to Haverford and -( Book )

1 edition published in 1920 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beowulf( )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Francis Barton Gummere American folklorist

Gummere, Francis B.

Gummere, Francis B. 1855-1919

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BeowulfEpic and saga : Beowulf; The song of Roland; The destruction of Dá Derga's hostel; The story of the Volsungs and NiblungsBeowulf : in Old English and new English facing page translation