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Adams, Samuel Hopkins 1871-1958

Overview
Works: 208 works in 793 publications in 8 languages and 19,966 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  History  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Road films  Biography  Musical films  Western films 
Roles: Author, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Originator
Classifications: PS3501.D317, 791.4372
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The aspirin age, 1919-1941 by Isabel Leighton( Book )

9 editions published between 1949 and 1976 in English and held by 1,609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of twenty-two short stories that explore the events that shaped the lives of Americans in the years between the two world wars
Incredible era : the life and times of Warren Gamaliel Harding by Samuel Hopkins Adams( Book )

23 editions published between 1939 and 1979 in English and held by 1,288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grandfather stories by Samuel Hopkins Adams( Book )

16 editions published between 1955 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of tales told by the author's grandfather, of the early days of New York State
A. Woollcott, his life and his world by Samuel Hopkins Adams( Book )

14 editions published between 1945 and 1946 in English and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It happened one night by Frank Capra( Visual )

54 editions published between 1934 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her father threatens to annul her marriage to a fortune-hunting playboy, spoiled heiress Ellie Andrews hops a cross-country bus to New York, where she plans to live happily ever after with her handsome new hubby. Romantic complications soon arise, however, when she's befriended by fellow passenger Peter Warne, a brash and breezy reporter who offers his help in exhange for her exclusive story
The pony express by Samuel Hopkins Adams( Book )

20 editions published between 1950 and 1978 in English and German and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the "Pony" with stories of the "bad men" outlaws, and Indians who were a constant threat to the mail riders
The Santa Fe Trail by Samuel Hopkins Adams( Book )

6 editions published in 1951 in English and Undetermined and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the Becknell trading expedition from Missouri to Santa Fe, and short accounts of some other later traders
Canal town, a novel by Samuel Hopkins Adams( Book )

24 editions published between 1940 and 1988 in English and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canal Town tells the story of the early days of Palmyra, NY through the eyes of Dr. Horace Amlie. Dr. Amlie arrives in Palmyra looking for a prosperous trading town to hang his shingle, and settles to serve the local community. At the time the book starts, the canal is still being dug and the town is gearing up for the excitement and riches that they are sure will follow. The book is packed with the details of that early life-- fever and dysentry follow the progress of the canal, modern medicine is starting to emerge, temperence reformers fill the churches, and the taming process of what was then the western frontier begins in earnest. Eventually, the young Dr. Amlie becomes involved in a medical mystery that threatens his entire career. --frumiousb at Amazon.com
The Erie Canal by Samuel Hopkins Adams( Book )

5 editions published between 1953 and 1966 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of the construction of the Erie Canal and its use. Grades 4-9
Banner by the wayside by Samuel Hopkins Adams( Book )

6 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sunrise to sunset by Samuel Hopkins Adams( Book )

8 editions published between 1950 and 1953 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story about rigorous life in and around the cotton-mills of Troy, New York in 1830
Tenderloin by Samuel Hopkins Adams( Book )

5 editions published between 1959 and 1960 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York in the Gay Nineties, when "Hellfire Farr" was pressing for a cleanup of the wide-open town
Revelry by Samuel Hopkins Adams( Book )

21 editions published between 1926 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The godlike Daniel by Samuel Hopkins Adams( Book )

5 editions published between 1930 and 1993 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great American fraud by Samuel Hopkins Adams( Book )

31 editions published between 1905 and 2013 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

2 copies located in Circulation
The mystery by Stewart Edward White( Book )

18 editions published between 1907 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The disappearance of three successive crews from the stout ship "Laughing Lass" in mid-Pacific, is a mystery weird and inscrutable. In the solution, there is a story of the most exciting voyage that man ever undertook
Our square and the people in it by Samuel Hopkins Adams( Book )

13 editions published between 1917 and 1996 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From a bench in our square by Samuel Hopkins Adams( Book )

12 editions published between 1922 and 2013 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samuel Hopkins Adams was an American fiction writer and journalist who was interested in the lives and struggles of everyday folk. That overarching concern is on full display in this charming series of short stories, all of which are told by a legendary yarn-spinner whose favorite spot in the world is a New York City park bench
The clarion by Samuel Hopkins Adams( Book )

19 editions published between 1914 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York-born writer Samuel Hopkins Adams got his literary start in the rough-and-tumble world of investigative journalism. Some of his most famous exposes uncovered the seamy underbelly of patent medicines and faith healing. Adams skillfully weaves his own experiences into the tightly plotted novel The Clarion, producing a compelling look at life in early-twentieth-century America
Success : a novel by Samuel Hopkins Adams( Book )

12 editions published between 1921 and 2013 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His early career as an investigative journalist gave Samuel Hopkins Adams a keen eye for detail and an innate knack for narrative pacing and structure. The novel Success, an ingeniously plotted thriller, is a testament to his mastery of the written word, and is sure to please fans of the classic mystery
 
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The aspirin age, 1919-1941
Alternative Names
Adams, S. Hopkins 1871-1958

Adams, Samuel H. 1871-1958

Fabian, Warner.

Fabian, Warner 1871-1958

Hopkins Adams, Samuel

Hopkins, Samuel Adams.

Samuel Hopkins Adams Amerikaans journalist

Samuel Hopkins Adams Journaliste et écrivain américain

Samuel Hopkins Adams US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller und Journalist

Warner, Fabian, 1871-1958

Самюэль Гопкинс Адамс

ساموئل هاپکینز آدامز ژورنالیست و نویسنده آمریکایی

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It happened one nightCanal town, a novelThe great American fraudSamuel Hopkins Adams and the business of writing