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Johnson, Burges 1877-1963

Overview
Works: 195 works in 402 publications in 1 language and 5,846 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Fiction  Biographies  Poetry  Essays  Nonsense verse  History  Humor  Illustrated works  Short stories 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Lyricist, Compiler
Classifications: PE1519, 423.1
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New rhyming dictionary and poets' handbook by Burges Johnson( Book )

29 editions published between 1931 and 2001 in English and held by 1,564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains definitions, examples of lyric poetry, and a reference for patterns of rhythm
A little book of necessary nonsense by Burges Johnson( Book )

4 editions published between 1929 and 1970 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor at bay by Burges Johnson( Book )

5 editions published between 1937 and 1970 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essaying the essay by Burges Johnson( Book )

12 editions published between 1927 and 1970 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A book about writing. Includes selections from the work of past masters and a list of suggested topics for essays
Campus versus classroom, a candid appraisal of the American college by Burges Johnson( Book )

5 editions published between 1946 and 1991 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caricature : wit and humor of a nation in picture, song and story by Grant E Hamilton( Book )

27 editions published between 1908 and 1916 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early twentieth-century humor illustrated throughout in black and white and some color plates
The art of fiction : a formulation of its fundamental principles by Clayton Meeker Hamilton( Book )

9 editions published between 1939 and 1940 in English and Undetermined and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lost art of profanity by Burges Johnson( Book )

4 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Readings for our times by Harold William Blodgett( Book )

9 editions published between 1942 and 1948 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As I was saying by Burges Johnson( Book )

6 editions published between 1923 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bashful ballads by Burges Johnson( Book )

3 editions published between 1911 and 2010 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Earning a living by the pen; vocational opportunities in journalism for young women, compiled from the testimony of two hundred young women college graduates by Burges Johnson( Book )

2 editions published in 1926 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sonnets from the Pekinese : and other doggerel by Burges Johnson( Book )

5 editions published between 1935 and 1936 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Youngsters; collected poems of childhood by Burges Johnson( Book )

4 editions published between 1921 and 1922 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Good writing by Burges Johnson( Book )

2 editions published in 1932 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cat's elegy by Gelett Burgess( )

6 editions published in 1913 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a volume of nonsense verse by Gelett Burgess and Burges Johnson
Vermont during the war for independence (a contemporary account) by Samuel Williams( Book )

4 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written composition in American colleges; a study of several aspects: and the test of a method of teaching by Burges Johnson( Book )

2 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Rubaiyat of Omar Ki-Yi and other waggish rhymes by Burges Johnson( Book )

3 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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New rhyming dictionary and poets' handbook
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Alternative Names
Burges Johnson American writer, publisher, and educator

Burges Johnson Amerikaans humorist (1877-1963)

Johnson, Burges b. 1877

Languages
English (159)