WorldCat Identities

Jones, Willis Knapp 1895-1982

Overview
Works: 124 works in 268 publications in 3 languages and 5,139 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Comedy plays  Readers (Publications)  Bibliography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Festschriften 
Roles: Editor, Author, Translator, Other, Honoree
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Willis Knapp Jones
Behind Spanish American footlights by Willis Knapp Jones( Book )

15 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spanish-American literature in translation by Willis Knapp Jones( Book )

in English and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 1 includes writings by Christopher Columbus, Hernando Cortés, Bernal Díaz del Castillo, Bartolomé de las Casas, "Motolinía" (Fray Toribio de Benavente), Alvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca, Fray Bernardino de Sahagún, Diego de Landa, Pedro Cieza de León, Garcilaso Inca de la Vega, Ruiz Díaz de Guzmán, Alonso de Ovalle, Francisco Núñez de Pineda y Bascuñán, José de Acosta, Carlos de Sigüenza y Góngora, "Concolorcorvo", Simón Bolívar, Francisco Morazan, José Joaquín Fernández de Lizardi, Manuel Payno, Esteban Echeverría, Domingo Faustino Sarmiento, Bartolomé Mitre, Cirilo Villaverde, Manuel de Jesús Galván, José Mármol, Vicente Pérez Rosales, Alberto Blest Gana, Juan Montalvo, Jorge Isaacs, Juan León Mera, Clorinda Matto de Turner, Ricardo Palma, Ignacio Manuel Altamirano, Inca poets, Nahuatl poetry, Francisco de Terrazas, Alonso de Ercilla y Zúñiga, Pedro de Oña, Bernardo de Balbuena, "Amarilis", José Eusebio Caro, Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz, Andrés Bello, José Joaquín de Olmedo, Juan Cruz Varela, Olegario Victor Andrade, Esteban Echeverría, Gaucho poetry, Bartolomé Mitre, José Hernández, Estanislao Del Campo, Rafael Obligado, José María Heredia, Gertrudis Gómez de Avellaneda, Salvador Sanfuentes, Mariano Ramallo, Rafael Pombo, "Plácido," José Jacinto Milanés y Fuentes, Joaquín Lorenzo Luaces, Juan Gualberto Padilla, José Gautier Benítez, Manual Acuña, Juan Zorrilla de San Martín, Jerónimo de Monforte y Vera, Camilo Henríquez, José Peón Contreras, Carlos Bello, and Román vial y Ureta
Men and angels : three South American comedies by Willis Knapp Jones( Book )

4 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Breve historia del teatro latinoamericano by Willis Knapp Jones( Book )

14 editions published in 1956 in Spanish and Italian and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spanish-American literature in translation, a selection of poetry, fiction, and drama since 1888 by Willis Knapp Jones( Book )

6 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antología del teatro hispanoamericano; sor Juana Inés de la Cruz, M.A. Ascencio, R. Usigli, A. Acevedo Hernández, F. Sánchez, S. Eichelbaum, D. Aguilera Malta by Willis Knapp Jones( Book )

15 editions published between 1958 and 1986 in Spanish and English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In retrospect : essays on Latin American literature : (in memory of Willis Knapp Jones)( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El diablo blanco by Luis de Oteyza( Book )

4 editions published between 1932 and 1939 in Spanish and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Latin American writers in English translation; a classified bibliography by Willis Knapp Jones( Book )

5 editions published between 1944 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teatro fácil by Robert C Woempner( Book )

5 editions published in 1956 in Spanish and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five Spanish plays for study and stage by Willis Knapp Jones( Book )

2 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spite for spite by Agustín Moreto( Book )

6 editions published between 1935 and 1991 in Spanish and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Synthesis of the virtues of courtly comedy, proposes a remedy to overcome the indifference of the beloved: by feigned coldness, Carlos achieved restore the natural order of love, disturbed by the rantings of Diana scholastics. The issue here reaches perfect dimensions, thanks mainly to a precise architecture, made of subtle symmetries that are drawn under the frivolous and gallant Carnestolendas of Barcelona
Dos comedias fáciles by Willis Knapp Jones( Book )

2 editions published in 1950 in Spanish and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El cuchillo de piedra; an adventure story of Ecuador for beginning Spanish students by Olga Pineda( Book )

5 editions published in 1964 in Spanish and English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los mejores cuentos by Emilia Pardo Bazán( Book )

2 editions published in 1931 in Spanish and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Latin American writers in English translation a tentative bibliography by Willis Knapp Jones( Book )

6 editions published between 1944 and 1970 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hispanoamericanos by Willis Knapp Jones( Book )

4 editions published in 1941 in Spanish and English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spanish American readings by Willis Knapp Jones( Book )

6 editions published between 1946 and 1949 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spanish one act plays in English : a comprehensive anthology of Spanish drama from the 12th century to the present by Willis Knapp Jones( Book )

3 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Latin America through drama in English [a bibliography] by Willis Knapp Jones( Book )

2 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Jones, Willis Knapp

Knapp Jones, Willis.

Knapp Jones, Willis 1895-1982

Willis Knapp Jones Jones, Willis Knapp

Languages
English (57)

Spanish (51)

Italian (2)