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Grierson, Herbert John Clifford Sir 1866-1960

Overview
Works: 338 works in 2,010 publications in 3 languages and 28,643 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sources  History  Biography  Records and correspondence  Poetry  Illustrated works  Catalogs  Essays 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Other, Annotator, Honoree, Compiler, Correspondent, Speaker, Contributor, Translator, Performer, Commentator
Classifications: PR1209, 821.09
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Most widely held works by Herbert John Clifford Grierson
The Oxford book of seventeenth century verse by Herbert John Clifford Grierson( Book )

77 editions published between 1934 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A critical history of English poetry by Herbert John Clifford Grierson( Book )

81 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This famous work was the result of the wartime collaboration of two Scottish scholars. Their tracing of the course of English poetry has been described by The Times Literary Supplement as a 'volume of masterly compression'. They deliberately spend most time on the greatest poets, believing that, significant as traditions and influences are, the great poet himself affects the spirit of his age and moulds the tradition he has inherited. At the same time, enough attention is paid to minor poets to make the book historically complete, and to fill in the most important links in the chain of poetic
Metaphysical lyrics & poems of the seventeenth century, Donne to Butler by Herbert John Clifford Grierson( Book )

148 editions published between 1921 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The background of English literature, classical & romantic, and other collected essays and addresses by Herbert John Clifford Grierson( Book )

94 editions published between 1925 and 1978 in English and held by 1,640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Milton & Wordsworth, poets and prophets : a study of their reactions to political events by Herbert John Clifford Grierson( Book )

60 editions published between 1937 and 1963 in English and held by 1,223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poems of John Donne by John Donne( Book )

55 editions published between 1929 and 1986 in English and held by 937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Swinburne by Herbert John Clifford Grierson( Book )

42 editions published between 1953 and 1959 in 3 languages and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Walter Scott, bart. by Herbert John Clifford Grierson( Book )

41 editions published between 1938 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cross-currents in 17th century English literature: the world, the flesh, and the spirit, their actions and reactions by Herbert John Clifford Grierson( Book )

24 editions published between 1948 and 1966 in English and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cross currents in English literature of the XVIIth century; or, The world, the flesh & the spirit, their actions & reactions by Herbert John Clifford Grierson( Book )

59 editions published between 1929 and 1966 in English and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poems of John Donne by John Donne( Book )

1 edition published in 1912 in English and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lyrical poetry from Blake to Hardy by Herbert John Clifford Grierson( Book )

27 editions published between 1928 and 1973 in English and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Criticism and creation; essays and addresses by Herbert John Clifford Grierson( Book )

25 editions published between 1949 and 1978 in English and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Donne : poetical works by John Donne( Book )

57 editions published between 1933 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The English Bible by Herbert John Clifford Grierson( Book )

28 editions published between 1943 and 1997 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seventeenth century studies presented to Sir Herbert Grierson by Herbert John Clifford Grierson( Book )

21 editions published between 1938 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Saintsbury miscellany; selections from his essays and scrapbooks by George Saintsbury( Book )

5 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Walter Scott lectures, 1940-1948 by University of Edinburgh( Book )

26 editions published between 1950 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The letters of Sir Walter Scott by Walter Scott( Book )

19 editions published between 1932 and 1971 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romance of English literature by W. J Turner( Book )

2 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Metaphysical lyrics & poems of the seventeenth century, Donne to Butler
Alternative Names
Clifford Grierson, Herbert John 1866-1960

Grierson, H. J. C.

Grierson, H. J. C. 1866-1960

Grierson, H. J. C. 1866-1960 Sir

Grierson, H. J. C. (Herbert John Clifford), 1866-1960

Grierson, H. J. C. (Herbert John Clifford), Sir, 1866-1960

Grierson Herbert

Grierson, Herbert 1866-1960

Grierson, Herbert J.

Grierson Herbert J. 1866-1960

Grierson Herbert J. C.

Grierson, Herbert J.C. 1866-1960

Grierson, Herbert J. C. (Herbert John Clifford), 1866-1960

Grierson, Herbert John C. 1866-1960

Grierson, Herbert John Clifford Sir

Herbert John Clifford Grierson British scholar

Herbert John Clifford Grierson Brits specialist in literatuur (1866-1960)

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Languages
English (897)

German (1)

Italian (1)

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The background of English literature, classical & romantic, and other collected essays and addressesDonne : poetical works