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Dwiggins, W. A. (William Addison) 1880-1956

Overview
Works: 411 works in 605 publications in 1 language and 10,936 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Psychological fiction  Historical fiction  Science fiction  Short stories  Domestic fiction  Juvenile works  Dystopian fiction  Time-travel fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Book designer, Other, Contributor, Honoree, Editor, Dedicatee
Classifications: PS1868, 813.3
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The old beauty and others by Willa Cather( Book )

1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 1,565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The old beauty tells the story of a woman's life. The best years tells the story of a young Nebraskan school teacher. Before breakfast tells of a man who once a year escapes from his success to stay on a remote Canadian island
The history of Mr. Polly by H. G Wells( Book )

1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The career of an unsuccessful, imaginative tradesman who, on sudden impulse, vanishes while his house is on fire and roams about on whimsical adventure. For other editions, see Author Catalog
Orley Farm by Anthony Trollope( Book )

1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lengthy novel of family life, a drama of guilt and shame based on the forged codicil to a will
Layout in advertising by W. A Dwiggins( Book )

18 editions published between 1928 and 1978 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The power of print, and men by Thomas Dreier( Book )

3 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The time machine by H. G Wells( Book )

4 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A time traveler voyages into the future to find the world has been divided into two races
The scarlet letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )

6 editions published between 1935 and 1975 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 18th century Boston, a Puritan girl is condemned to wear the letter "A" for bearing an illegitimate daughter
Travels into several remote nations of the world of Lemuel Gulliver by Jonathan Swift( Book )

3 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poet by Meredith Nicholson( Book )

2 editions published in 1914 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mss. : being a collection of the writings of Dwiggins on various subjects, some critical, some philosophical, some whimsical by W. A Dwiggins( Book )

2 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gargantua and Pantagruel : the five books by François Rabelais( Book )

2 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Millennium 1 by W. A Dwiggins( Book )

5 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Suppose that machines take the next step in their own kind of evolution and arrive at a stage where they actually do do their own thinking--become rational individuals able to plan and execute. Would humankind have to knuckle under and let them run the earth? If so, how do we go about recovering control? 'Millennium I' opens with 'homogrub' living in caves, hiding from the rational machines which are not only in complete control but possess new and almost incredibly powerful means of destruction. But rebellion among men grows--first in the form of individual acts of sabotage, and then in a daring expedition by a small group into the very heart of the mechanized world"--Dust jacket front cover flap
The lives of the noble Grecians and Romans by Plutarch( Book )

1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

WAD to RR : a letter about designing type by W. A Dwiggins( Book )

4 editions published between 1940 and 1952 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Droll stories : thirty tales by Honoré de Balzac( Book )

1 edition published in 1932 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tartarin of Tarascon by Alphonse Daudet( Book )

2 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bakers' dozen of emblems by W. A Dwiggins( Book )

4 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Towards a reform of the paper currency : particularly in point of its design by W. A Dwiggins( Book )

3 editions published between 1932 and 2015 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Hajji Baba of Ispahan by James Justinian Morier( Book )

1 edition published in 1947 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The many adventures of a nineteenth-century Persian rogue, none of which involve honest labor
Records of journeys to Venice and the Low Countries by Albrecht Dürer( Book )

2 editions published in 1913 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verslag van de reis die de Duitse kunstenaar in 1520/1521 maakte (1471-1528), toen hij op weg naar Aken door de Nederlanden trok
 
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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.40 (from 0.19 for Orley Farm ... to 0.78 for A selectio ...)

Alternative Names
D., W.A., 1880-1956

D., W. A. (William Addison Dwiggins), 1880-1956

Dwiggins, Bill 1880-1956

Dwiggins, W. A. 1880-1956

Dwiggins, William A. 1880-1956

Dwiggins, William Addison 1880-1956

Püterschein, Hermann

Püterschein, Hermann 1880-1956

W. A. D 1880-1956

W. A. D. (William Addison Dwiggins), 1880-1956

WAD 1880-1956

WAD (William Addison Dwiggins), 1880-1956

William Addison Dwiggins

William Addison Dwiggins American artist

William Addison Dwiggins artista estadounidense

William Addison Dwiggins dessinateur de caractères typographiques, calligraphe, illustrateur

Languages
English (121)

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