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Mersand, Joseph E. 1907-1981

Overview
Works: 114 works in 352 publications in 1 language and 10,419 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Comedy plays  Domestic drama  Bibliography  Reference works  Conference papers and proceedings  History  Romances 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Compiler
Classifications: PS634, 428.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joseph E Mersand
Spelling the easy way by Joseph E Mersand( Book )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and held by 1,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the importance of good spelling, explaining the general rules of English spelling, and examines some troublesome spelling problems
Chaucer's Romance vocabulary by Joseph E Mersand( Book )

31 editions published between 1937 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three comedies of American family life by Joseph E Mersand( Book )

19 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in English and held by 767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of three comic plays about the American family. Includes separate introductions and short biographical sketches of the individual authors
Traditions in American literature; a study of Jewish characters and authors by Joseph E Mersand( Book )

21 editions published between 1932 and 1980 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CONTENTS.- pt. 1. Jewish authors.- pt. 2. The Jew as portrayed in American literature.- pt. 3. Bibliographies (p. 201-236)
The American drama since 1930 : essays on playwrights and plays by Joseph E Mersand( Book )

17 editions published between 1949 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The English teacher : basic traditions and successful innovations by Joseph E Mersand( Book )

6 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 26 lectures and addresses in this book are all concerned with methods of instruction in secondary school English classes. They are organized into seven major sections: an introduction which considers the emerging curriculum in English and the aims of English instruction; individualization of instruction; teaching reading, writing, and literature; teaching the art of listening; lightening the burden of the English teacher, which is concerned with organizing to make the best use of limited time; the English teacher and curriculum improvement; and the role and problems of the high school English chair. Bibliographies for further reading on each topic are also included. (Aa)
Attitudes toward English teaching by Joseph E Mersand( Book )

6 editions published in 1961 in English and Undetermined and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Index to plays, with suggestions for teaching by Joseph E Mersand( Book )

5 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern one-act plays( Book )

4 editions published between 1950 and 1951 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three dramas of American individualism by Joseph E Mersand( Book )

9 editions published between 1961 and 1971 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

GOLDEN BOY tells of Joe who becomes a great violinist. But success comes too slowly, and on the day his father presents him with a rare violin, Joe announces he wants to be a prizefighter. HIGH TOR is the story of a pair of scoundrels who try to persuade the owner of High Tor mountain to sell it so that it may be broken into rock. THE MAGNIFICENT YANKEE is a portrait of Oliver Wendell Holmes, who filled a sear on the U.S. Supreme Court during Teddy Roosevelt's presidency
Spelling your way to success by Joseph E Mersand( Book )

6 editions published between 1959 and 1982 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three dramas of American realism by Joseph E Mersand( Book )

15 editions published between 1961 and 1973 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The play's the thing by Joseph E Mersand( Book )

6 editions published between 1948 and 1968 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teaching the drama in secondary schools by Joseph E Mersand( Book )

in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American drama, 1930-1940; essays on playwrights and plays by Joseph E Mersand( Book )

14 editions published between 1907 and 1971 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to the use of Bartlett's Familiar quotations by Joseph E Mersand( Book )

10 editions published between 1962 and 1969 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight American ethnic plays by Francis J Griffith( Book )

5 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three plays about doctors by Joseph E Mersand( Book )

6 editions published between 1961 and 1969 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three plays about business in America by Joseph E Mersand( Book )

9 editions published between 1964 and 1976 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For contents, see Author Catalog
Improving English skills of culturally different youth in large cities : excerpts of speeches given at a conference, May 31-June 2, 1962, U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Office of Education by Conference on Improving English Skills of Culturally Different Youth in Large Cities( Book )

3 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Mersand, Joseph

Mersand, Joseph 1907-

Mersand, Joseph 1907-1981

Mersand, Joseph E.

Languages
English (197)

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