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Phelps, William Lyon 1865-1943

Overview
Works: 450 works in 1,138 publications in 2 languages and 26,935 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Records and correspondence  Biography  Outlines, syllabi, etc  History  Bibliography  Juvenile works  Dictionaries 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, ed, Speaker, Commentator
Classifications: PR2825.A2, 822.33
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Most widely held works by William Lyon Phelps
The merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare( Book )
19 editions published between 1923 and 1965 in English and held by 1,454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, discusses the author and the theater of his time, and provides quizzes and other study activities
... The tragedy of King Lear by William Shakespeare( Book )
19 editions published between 1917 and 1965 in English and held by 1,440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lear, the King of Britain, has three daughters. Wishing to ease himself of the burden of rule, he determines to divide his kingdom between them, giving the largest share to she who can say she loves him the best
Essays on modern novelists by William Lyon Phelps( Book )
30 editions published between 1910 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This 1910 collection of scholarly articles discusses Thomas Hardy, William Dean Howells, Mark Twain, Robert Louis Stevenson, Rudyard Kipling, Mrs. Humphry Ward, Henryk Sienkiewicz, William De Morgan, Bj rnstjerne Bj rnson, Alfred Ollivant, and Richard Doddridge Blackmoore's romance Lorna Doone . Also included are the essays Novels as a University Study" and The Teacher's Attitude Towards Contemporary Literature."
Representative plays by J. M Barrie( Book )
6 editions published between 1922 and 2005 in English and held by 1,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The advance of the English novel by William Lyon Phelps( Book )
36 editions published between 1916 and 2011 in English and held by 1,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A scholarly review of the beginning, development, and current status of fiction, this conversational 1916 book spans two centuries of literary development. Defoe, Richardson, Fielding, Smollett, Sterne, the eighteenth century, and the Romantic Revival are all discussed here, as well as the Victorians with emphasis on contemporary artists such as Meredith, Conrad, Hardy, Galsworthy, Henry James, and other twentieth-century British and American novelists
The beginnings of the English romantic movement; a study in eighteenth century literature by William Lyon Phelps( Book )
36 editions published between 1893 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The advance of English poetry in the twentieth century by William Lyon Phelps( Book )
37 editions published between 1916 and 2010 in English and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The twentieth century theatre, observations on the contemporary English and American stage by William Lyon Phelps( Book )
27 editions published between 1918 and 2010 in English and held by 877 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essays on Russian novelists by William Lyon Phelps( Book )
31 editions published between 1911 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Robert Browning : how to know him by William Lyon Phelps( Book )
31 editions published between 1915 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Howells, James, Bryant and other essays by William Lyon Phelps( Book )
15 editions published between 1924 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essays on modern dramatists by William Lyon Phelps( Book )
16 editions published between 1921 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As I like it by William Lyon Phelps( Book )
18 editions published between 1922 and 1926 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Some makers of American literature by William Lyon Phelps( Book )
16 editions published between 1923 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Pulitzer prize plays, 1918-1934 by Kathryn Coe Cordell( Book )
5 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
George Chapman by George Chapman( Book )
13 editions published between 1895 and 1904 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Robert Browning by William Lyon Phelps( Book )
14 editions published between 1932 and 1968 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What I like in poetry by William Lyon Phelps( Book )
7 editions published between 1933 and 1985 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essays on books by William Lyon Phelps( Book )
12 editions published between 1914 and 2011 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gathered in 1914 from The Yale Review and other periodicals, this collection of critical essays considers Richardson, Dickens, Austen, and Marlowe; it also includes the articles Notes on Mark Twain," Realism and Reality in Fiction," Carlyle's Love-Letters," Schiller's Personality and Influence," Schopenhauer and Omar," Lessing as a Creative Critic," and more
Human nature in the Bible by William Lyon Phelps( Book )
11 editions published between 1922 and 1983 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Lyon Phelps, William 1865-1943
Phelps, W. Lyon.
Phelps, William L.
Phelps, William L. 1865-1943
Languages
English (430)
Italian (1)
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