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Benét, Laura

Overview
Works: 72 works in 202 publications in 2 languages and 6,593 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bio-bibliography  Biographies  Historical fiction  Fictional autobiographies 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Illustrator, Signer, Editor
Classifications: PR5612, 823.8
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Enchanting Jenny Lind by Laura Benét( Book )

15 editions published between 1939 and 1961 in English and Undetermined and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Famous American poets by Laura Benét( Book )

12 editions published between 1950 and 1964 in 3 languages and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes Mother Goose, William Blake, Jane and Ann Taylor, Clement Clarke Moore, Edward Lear, Charles Kingsley, William Allingham, Christina Rossetti, Lewis Carroll, James Whitcomb Riley, Laura E. Richards, Robert Louis Stevenson, Eugene Field, Hilaire Belloc, Walter John De La Mare, Nicholas Vachel Lindsay, Eleanor Farjeon, Alan Alexander Milne, Rachel Lyman Field, Stephen Vincent Benet and Rosemary Carr Benet, Thomas Augustine Daly, Alfred Noyes, Robert Frost, Carl Sandburg, and Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Young Edgar Allan Poe by Laura Benét( Book )

14 editions published between 1941 and 1966 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Famous poets for young people by Laura Benét( Book )

2 editions published in 1964 in Undetermined and English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes biographies of Mother Goose, William Blake, Jane and Ann Taylor, Clement Clarke Moore, Edward Lear, Charles Kingsley, William Allingham, Christina Rossetti, Lewis Carroll, James Whitcomb Riley, Laura E. Richards, Robert Louis Stevenson, Eugene Field, Hilaire Belloc, Walter De La Mare, Vachel Lindsay, Eleanor Farjeon, A.A. Milne, Rachel Field, Stephen Vincent Benet, Rosemary Benet, Thomas Augustine Daly, Alfred Noyes, Robert Frost, Carl Sandburg, and Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Washington Irving, explorer of American legend by Laura Benét( Book )

14 editions published between 1944 and 1996 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Washington Irving's childhood and his travels in New York State, Canada and Europe. Grades 7-9
The boy Shelley by Laura Benét( Book )

13 editions published between 1937 and 1965 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book tells how Percey Bysshe Shelley wrote his poems based on different experiences
The history of Henry Esmond by William Makepeace Thackeray( Book )

2 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book tells the story of the early life of Henry Esmond, a colonel in the service of Queen Anne of England
Famous American humorists by Laura Benét( Book )

6 editions published between 1959 and 1965 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief biographies of 17 American humorists, with a sample of the characteristic wit of each
Thackeray, of the great heart and humorous pen by Laura Benét( Book )

5 editions published between 1944 and 1948 in English and Undetermined and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mystery of Emily Dickinson by Laura Benét( Book )

5 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the American poet whose great love and life as a recluse have remained a mystery to scholars
Famous storytellers for young people by Laura Benét( Book )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles of Jacob (Ludwig Carl) Grimm and Wilhelm (Carl) Grimm, Hans Christian Andersen, William Makepeace Thackeray, Frances Browne, John Ruskin, Lucretia Peabody Hale, Charlotte Mary Yonge, George Macdonald, Dinah Maria Mulock Craik, Mary Elizabeth Mapes Dodge, Frank R. Stockton, Mary Louisa Stewart Molesworth, Juliana Horatia (Gatty) Ewing, Margaret Sidney, Frances Hodgson Burnett, Howard Pyle, Lyman Frank Baum, Kate Douglas Wiggin, E. Nesbit, Kenneth Grahame, Rudyard Kipling, and Padraic Colum
Stanley, invincible explorer by Laura Benét( Book )

7 editions published between 1955 and 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief biography of the British explorer in Africa, for younger readers
Famous English and American essayists by Laura Benét( Book )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographies of seventeen essayists, from Francis Bacon to E. B. White with brief excerpts from each writer
Come slowly, Eden : a novel about Emily Dickinson by Laura Benét( Book )

5 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coleridge, poet of wild enchantment by Laura Benét( Book )

2 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short life, for young people
Famous New England authors by Laura Benét( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Goods and chattels by Laura Benét( Book )

6 editions published between 1926 and 1970 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Is morning sure? Poems by Laura Benét( Book )

3 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of Henry Esmond, Esq., a colonel in the service of Her Majesty Q. Anne, written by himself by William Makepeace Thackeray( Book )

2 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basket for a fair by Laura Benét( Book )

3 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Benét, L. 1884-1979

Benet, Laura

Laura Benét poet

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