WorldCat Identities

Adams, Samuel Hopkins 1871-1958

Overview
Works: 210 works in 867 publications in 5 languages and 21,365 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Film adaptations  History  Comedy films  Road films  Juvenile works  Biography  Biographies  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Conceptor, Originator, Contributor, Composer
Classifications: PS3501.D317, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works about Samuel Hopkins Adams
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Most widely held works by Samuel Hopkins Adams
The aspirin age, 1919-1941 by Isabel Leighton( Book )

14 editions published between 1949 and 1976 in English and held by 1,500 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 )

26 editions published between 1939 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grandfather stories by Samuel Hopkins Adams( Book )

19 editions published between 1955 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,195 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 Undetermined and held by 994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pony express by Samuel Hopkins Adams( Book )

24 editions published between 1950 and 1987 in English and German and held by 893 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
It happened one night by Frank Capra( Visual )

27 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in English and French and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her father threatens to annul her marriage to a fortune-hunting playboy, spoiled heiress Ellie Andrews (Claudette Colbert) hops on 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 (Clark Gable), a brash and breezy reporter who offers his help in exchange for her exclusive story. Winner of all five major 1934 Academy Awards - Picture, Actor, Actress, Screenplay and Director - Frank Capra's IT HAAPPENED ONE NIGHT is the film that launched the screwball genre, a "legendary romantic comedy that's still as enchanting as ever" (Leonard Maltin)!--Container
Canal town : a novel by Samuel Hopkins Adams( Book )

33 editions published between 1940 and 1988 in English and held by 750 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
Years of conscience: the muckrakers; an anthology of reform journalism by Harvey Swados( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Santa Fe Trail by Samuel Hopkins Adams( Book )

7 editions published between 1951 and 1996 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

10 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Erie Canal by Samuel Hopkins Adams( Book )

5 editions published between 1953 and 1966 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

25 editions published between 1914 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harrington Surtaine is a starry-eyed idealist who purchases the Clarion, a small-town newspaper. He immediately launches an attack against local slum conditions. One of the vilest slum properties is owned by wealthy Marion Dentler, with whom Blackwell has fallen in love
From a bench in our square by Samuel Hopkins Adams( )

19 editions published between 1922 and 2014 in English and held by 524 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
Sunrise to sunset by Samuel Hopkins Adams( Book )

8 editions published between 1950 and 1953 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story about rigorous life in and around the cotton-mills of Troy, New York in 1830
Success : a novel by Samuel Hopkins Adams( )

18 editions published between 1921 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 512 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
Average Jones by Samuel Hopkins Adams( )

21 editions published between 1911 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What should a brilliant, independently wealthy young man with a predilection for solving problems do with his life? Adrian "Average" Jones decides to help people by going into business as an "Ad-Visor," a specialist who aids his clients in determining whether classified advertisements are genuine or fraudulent. Each of the short stories in this creative collection stems from one of Jones' cases
Revelry by Samuel Hopkins Adams( Book )

24 editions published between 1926 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tenderloin by Samuel Hopkins Adams( Book )

5 editions published between 1959 and 1960 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

20 editions published between 1916 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this charming and quirky romance, beautiful heiress Polly Brewster is willing to go to the ends of the earth to evade her annoying trio of suitors. She winds up in a tropical paradise that is being torn asunder by political conflict -- and in this unlikeliest of settings, she happens to cross paths with the man of her dreams
The mystery by Stewart Edward White( Book )

28 editions published between 1907 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 371 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
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.27 (from 0.14 for The Santa ... to 0.99 for Adams, Sam ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The aspirin age, 1919-1941
Covers
It happened one nightCanal town : a novelSamuel Hopkins Adams and the business of writing
Alternative Names

controlled identityFabian, Warner, 1871-1958

Adams, S. Hopkins 1871-1958

Adams Samue Hopkins

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

صموئيل آدامز

サミュエル・ホプキンス・アダムズ

Languages
English (371)

German (4)

Spanish (3)

French (2)

Swedish (2)