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Blair, Walter 1900-

Overview
Works: 167 works in 595 publications in 2 languages and 21,010 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Adventure stories  History  Humor  Bibliography  Adventure stories, American  Biography  Bio-bibliography 
Roles: Editor, Creator, Author of introduction, Correspondent
Classifications: PS1305, 813.4
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Walter Blair Publications about Walter Blair
Publications by  Walter Blair Publications by Walter Blair
posthumous Publications by Walter Blair, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Walter Blair
The adventures of Tom Sawyer / illustrations by Paul Geiger ; afterword by Bernard DeVoto by Mark Twain ( Book )
27 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 1,941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Faithfully reproduced from the University of California scholarly edition, sparingly annotated, and includes all the original illustrations that Twain commissioned for the orginal edition
Tall tale America : a legendary history of our humorous heroes by Walter Blair ( Book )
20 editions published between 1944 and 1987 in English and held by 1,846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The stories of American tall tale heroes--Johnny Appleseed, Paul Bunyan, Pecos Bill, and others
The literature of the United States; an anthology and history by Walter Blair ( Book )
52 editions published between 1946 and 1970 in English and German and held by 1,666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
America's humor : from Poor Richard to Doonesbury by Walter Blair ( Book )
14 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows that forms of humor considered typically American are products of specific historical events from exploration and settlement to the growth of countercultures, and spotlights famous and less-celebrated creators of comedy
Mark Twain & Huck Finn by Walter Blair ( Book )
32 editions published between 1960 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mark Twain's Hannibal, Huck & Tom by Mark Twain ( Book )
14 editions published between 1969 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Native American humor by Walter Blair ( Book )
20 editions published between 1937 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Approaches to poetry by Walter Blair ( Book )
12 editions published between 1935 and 1963 in English and held by 1,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Horse sense in American humor, from Benjamin Franklin to Ogden Nash by Walter Blair ( Book )
20 editions published between 1942 and 1970 in English and held by 995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Half horse, half alligator; the growth of the Mike Fink legend by Walter Blair ( Book )
11 editions published between 1956 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Native American humor (1800-1900) by Walter Blair ( Book )
13 editions published between 1931 and 1960 in English and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Better reading by Walter Blair ( Book )
16 editions published between 1948 and 1966 in English and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Mirth of a nation : America's great dialect humor ( Book )
4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Huck Finn and Tom Sawyer among the Indians and other unfinished stories by Mark Twain ( )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
O Includes the authoritative texts for eleven pieces written between 1868 and 1902o Publishes, for the first time, the complete text of "Villagers of 1840-3," Mark Twain's astounding feat of memoryo Features a biographical directory and notes that reflect extensive new research on Mark Twain's early life in MissouriThroughout his career, Mark Twain frequently turned for inspiration to memories of his youth in the Mississippi River town of Hannibal, Missouri. What has come to be known as the Matter of Hannibal inspired two of his most famous books, Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn, and provided
Mike Fink : king of Mississippi keelboatmen by Walter Blair ( Book )
8 editions published between 1933 and 1971 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The art of Huckleberry Finn : text, sources: criticisms by Mark Twain ( Book )
4 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essays on American humor : Blair through the ages by Walter Blair ( Book )
6 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American literature, a brief history by Walter Blair ( Book )
1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The art of Huckleberry Finn; text, sources, criticism by Mark Twain ( Book )
10 editions published between 1962 and 1969 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Davy Crockett, frontier hero : the truth as he told it, the legend as friends built it by Walter Blair ( Book )
4 editions published in 1955 in English and Undetermined and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
ブレア, W
ブレア, ウォルター
Languages
English (302)
German (1)
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