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Duke, Maurice

Overview
Works: 36 works in 120 publications in 1 language and 3,684 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography  Bio-bibliography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliographies  History  Sources  Biography  Juvenile works  Children's films  Catalogs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Producer
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Maurice Duke
 
Most widely held works by Maurice Duke
Black American writers : bibliographical essays by M. Thomas Inge( Book )

42 editions published in 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tobacco merchant : the story of Universal Leaf Tobacco Company by Maurice Duke( )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and held by 1,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Estudio de una de las compañías manufactureras de tabaco más importantes del mundo: la Universal Leaf Tobacco Company. Se analizan detalladamente los procesos de selección, compra y almacenamiento de dicho producto
American women writers : bibliographical essays by Maurice Duke( Book )

11 editions published in 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Branch Cabell : a reference guide by Maurice Duke( Book )

10 editions published in 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Richmond reader, 1733-1983( Book )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Built by Blacks : African American architecture and neighborhoods in Richmond by Selden Richardson( Book )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don't carry me back! : narratives by former Virginia slaves( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chesapeake Bay voices : narratives from four centuries( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The land between waters : Virginia's Lancaster County : a short history by Maurice Duke( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Branch Cabell's library : a catalogue by Maurice Duke( Book )

5 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Reviewer : a bibliographical guide to a little magazine by Maurice Duke( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tobacco Merchant by Maurice Duke( )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black American Writers by M. Thomas Inge( )

2 editions published in 1978 in Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disc jockey by James R Martin( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Songstress Ginny Simms stars as Vickie Peters, an unknown selected for stardom by radio deejay Mike Richards (Michael O'Shea). It is Richards' contention that he can create a singing star exclusively through exposure on disc-spinning radio programs, without resorting to that upstart medium called television. Along the way, Mike falls in love with Vickie, though she has eyes only for her manager Johnny (Tom Drake)."--All Movie Guide
Black American writers. Bibliographical essays( Book )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black American writers. Bibliographical essays( Book )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The beginnings through the Harlem Renaissance and Langston Hughes( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vacation days( Visual )

1 edition published in 1947 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Teen Agers dally with romance on summer vacation. "Following high school graduation, students Freddie and Roy and their girl friends, Dodie and her sister Betty, travel West with their friend Lee and other classmates to the town of Gulch's Gulch to spend the summer at a ranch inherited by their teacher, Miss Mathilde Hinklefink. Miss Hinklefink and Professor Owen Townley, whom she loves, escort the teenagers, and they arrive in time for a bank robbery. The robbery is blamed on 'Angel Face' Harrigan, who always drank milk, and who disappeared years earlier after reportedly killing the town sheriff. Actually, the murder was committed by real estate agent Sneed, who left Angel Face to perish in the desert and is now the secret leader of a band of outlaws. When Freddie orders milk in the saloon, he is mistaken for Angel Face, and the sheriff sends a posse after him. Meanwhile, at Hacienda Hinklefink, Betty, a bookworm, reads a book about old western heroes and loses interest in Roy. Ranch foreman Big Jim, who is a member of Sneed's gang, makes several unsuccessful attempts to murder Freddie before sending the gang after him. Freddie, however, believes Roy is pulling a hoax and holds up the gang with cap guns, scaring them off. Roy later tells Freddie that his assailants were real gang members, and Freddie recalls hearing a familiar voice among them. In order to identify the voice, Roy, Freddie, Lee, Betty and Dodie invite everyone in town to a square dance. While the town is deserted, Sneed prepares to steal a silver shipment and has Freddie kidnapped so that he will be blamed for the robbery. By singing a sentimental song about mothers, Freddie makes his captors cry, and escapes with Lee and Dodie in time to intercept the silver. En route to the sheriff, Freddie is forced to 'powwow' with an Indian chief because he gave a ring to a pretty Indian girl, who now insists on marrying him. Lee helps Freddie escape to the ranch, where he hands over the silver to the sheriff, and is arrested as Angel Face. Sneed then encourages a public lynching of Freddie, while Roy catches Big Jim escaping in the car containing the silver. As Freddie is about to be hanged, Roy returns with Big Jim, who reveals Sneed's guilt. Although Sneed pulls a gun, Dodie trips him, and he is arrested. The vacation ends happily as the Indian girl befriends a helpless Lee, Roy and Freddie prove to their girl friends that they are real western heroes, and Roy reads a book on the heroines of history. Professor Townley then accepts Miss Hinklefink's marriage proposal"--AFI catalog, 1941-1950
Catalog of James Branch Cabell's library by Maurice Duke( )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letters of Clifford Dowdey( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondents write to Dowdey, chiefly about his books, a fellowship which he received and the illness and death of his wife. There are letters from Francis Lewis Berkeley, J. Clemens, John Cushman, Lucy Daniels, Colgate Whitehead Darden, Maurice Duke, Linwood Holton, Jay Howland, Sarah Lockwood, Edgar Finley Shannon, Charles McDowell, Peter Shepherd, & Sir John Wheeler-Bennett
 
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American women writers : bibliographical essays
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American women writers : bibliographical essaysA Richmond reader, 1733-1983Built by Blacks : African American architecture and neighborhoods in Richmond
Alternative Names
Duke, Jean Maurice.

Duke, Maurice 1934-

Languages
English (98)