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Lynn, Kenneth Schuyler

Overview
Works: 107 works in 474 publications in 7 languages and 15,324 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Humorous fiction  Bildungsromans  Juvenile works  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biographies  Adventure stories  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Performer, Author of introduction, Narrator
Classifications: PS1305, 813.4
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kenneth Schuyler Lynn
Hemingway by Kenneth Schuyler Lynn( Book )

59 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in 6 languages and held by 2,363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the American author from his upbringing by a domineering mother to his suicide
Charlie Chaplin and his times by Kenneth Schuyler Lynn( Book )

24 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 1,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of America's most distinguished biographers, Lynn goes far beyond a mere recounting of the well-known events in Chaplin's career. By setting his life, his art, and his controversial politics in the context of his times, Lynn gives the book extra richness and dimension. In penetrating and exquisite detail, Lynn also traces the deep psychological connections between the man and the artist and brings his own keen critical intelligence and historical awareness to the
Mark Twain and Southwestern humor by Kenneth Schuyler Lynn( Book )

35 editions published between 1959 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Southwestern humorists who came before Twain have been cast in the rude image of their frontier materials. This interpretation ignores a great many truths, including the influence of Europe, the political exigencies of life in the antebellum South, and the careful craftsmanship that distinguishes Southwestern humor at its best
The comic tradition in America; an anthology by Kenneth Schuyler Lynn( Book )

27 editions published between 1858 and 1968 in English and held by 1,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Dean Howells; an American life by Kenneth Schuyler Lynn( Book )

10 editions published in 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dream of success; a study of the modern American imagination by Kenneth Schuyler Lynn( Book )

34 editions published between 1954 and 1975 in English and German and held by 1,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visions of America; eleven literary historical essays by Kenneth Schuyler Lynn( Book )

18 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American society by Kenneth Schuyler Lynn( Book )

11 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in 3 languages and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The professions in America by Kenneth Schuyler Lynn( Book )

12 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World in a glass : a view of our century selected from the novels of John Dos Passos by John Dos Passos( Book )

9 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The air-line to Seattle : studies in literary and historical writing about America by Kenneth Schuyler Lynn( Book )

14 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New critical approaches to the short stories of Ernest Hemingway by Jackson J Benson( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This companion volume reflects current scholarship and draws together essays that were published during the past decade or written for this collection."--Back cover
Huckleberry Finn : text, sources, and criticism by Mark Twain( Book )

10 editions published in 1961 in English and Undetermined and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Huck tells of his adventures traveling down the Mississippi on a raft with an escaped slave, and of the many people they encounter, including a pair of swindlers and two families in a feud
A divided people by Kenneth Schuyler Lynn( Book )

7 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scarlet letter : text, sources, criticism by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )

6 editions published in 1961 in English and Undetermined and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 18th century Boston, a Puritan girl is condemned to wear the letter "A" for bearing an illegitimate daughter
The comic tradition in America by Kenneth Schuyler Lynn( Book )

9 editions published between 1958 and 1968 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie Chaplin and his times by Kenneth Schuyler Lynn( )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lynn delves into Chaplain's childhood and family, his often controversial relationships with four wives and a slew of mistresses, and his associations with British music hall impresario Fred Karno and silent screen star and pal Douglas Fairbanks. He addresses Chaplain's political influences and convictions and brings a keen, critical intelligence to the meaning to Chaplin's films to illuminate his elusive genius
The professions in America by Daedalus( Book )

3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain( Book )

2 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Huck tells of his adventures travelling down the Mississippi on a raft with an escaped slave, and of the many people they encounter, including a pair of swindlers and two families in a feud
Thoreau & Emerson : nature & spirit by Henry David Thoreau( Recording )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from Henry David Thoreau's Walden and Civil Disobedience and Ralph Waldo Emerson's Introduction to Thoreau, Self-Reliance, Nature, The American Scholar, Education, and Politics. Thoreau dedicated his life to preserving his freedom as a man and an artist. Walden is a record of his experiment in simple living, describing his basic existence, rich in contemplation of the wonders of nature and the ways of man. Civil Disobedience is a work of protest against government's interference with individual liberty. Emerson offers insight into Thoreau and the forces that shapes his life in his Introduction. The other essays in this collection represent Emerson's most influential writings, capturing the essence of American Transcendentalism
 
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Charlie Chaplin and his times
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Charlie Chaplin and his timesMark Twain and Southwestern humorThe comic tradition in America; an anthologyNew critical approaches to the short stories of Ernest HemingwayA divided peopleCharlie Chaplin and his times
Alternative Names
Kenneth S. Lynn Amerikaans historicus (?-2001)

Lynn, Kenneth S.

Lynn, Kenneth S. 1923-2001‏

Lynn, Kenneth S. (Kenneth Schuyler)

Lynn, Kenneth Schuyler

Schuyler Lynn, Kenneth 1923-2001

كينيث إس. لين

린, 케니스 슈일러 1923-2001‏

リン, ケネス・S.

リン, ケネス. S. 1923-2001‏

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