WorldCat Identities

Cowper, William 1731-1800

Overview
Works: 2,423 works in 8,141 publications in 5 languages and 80,313 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Epic poetry  Epic poetry, Greek  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Records and correspondence  Juvenile works  Fiction  Bibliography  Graphic novels 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Lyricist, Librettist, Other, Former owner, Contributor, Honoree
Classifications: PA4025.A5, 883.01
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William Cowper
Poems by William Cowper( )

212 editions published between 1786 and 1835 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poetical works of William Cowper by William Cowper( Book )

383 editions published between 1784 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life of William Cowper by J.M. Ross.__
The task by William Cowper( )

49 editions published between 1803 and 2015 in English and held by 2,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Olney hymns by William Cowper( )

15 editions published between 1799 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Translations from the French of Madame de la Mothe Guion( )

6 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Olney hymns : in three books. Book I. On select texts of Scripture. Book II. On occasional subjects. Book III. On the progress and changes of the spiritual life by John Newton( )

193 editions published between 1779 and 2010 in English and held by 1,442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The task : a poem in six books by William Cowper( Book )

110 editions published between 1785 and 2010 in English and held by 1,431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The diverting history of John Gilpin : showing how he went farther than he intended, and came safe home again by William Cowper( Book )

142 editions published between 1792 and 2015 in English and held by 1,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When John Gilpin tries to join his wife to celebrate their wedding anniversary, his borrowed horse runs away with him
The diverting history of John Gilpin by William Cowper( Book )

182 editions published between 1785 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hilarious account of John Gilpin's horseback ride to meet his wife for dinner to celebrate their 20th wedding anniversary. Includes a brief biography of the author and a glossary of archaic words and phrases used in the poem
Poetical works by William Cowper( Book )

36 editions published between 1911 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems of William Cowper by William Cowper( Book )

71 editions published between 1810 and 2010 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These volumes complete the Oxford English Texts edition of Cowper's poems, and include most of his finest works, from much-anthologized short poems like "The Poplar-Field" and "The Retired Cat" to longer works such as "The Cast-Away."
Poems by Jeanne Marie Bouvier de La Motte Guyon( Book )

38 editions published between 1801 and 1975 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Odyssey by Homer( Book )

62 editions published between 1792 and 2008 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Homer's Odyssey is the thrilling and moving tale of the wanderings of the hero Odysseys after the end of the Trojan war. For ten years he experiences storm, shipwreck and seduction as he tries to find a way home to Ithaca, contending with the wrath of Poseidon but protected by Pallas Athena. Meanwhile, his wife Penelope is beset by suitors who believe him dead
Poems by William Cowper( Book )

30 editions published between 1802 and 1977 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poems of William Cowper by William Cowper( Book )

in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Iliad by Homer( Book )

59 editions published between 1715 and 2014 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perhaps the greatest poem of the Western world, the Iliad tells the story of fifty critical days near the end of the Trojan War. Achilles has quarrelled with Agamemnon and sulks in his tent while Hector brings his Trojans to the brink of victory; but fate will have the last word
The poetical works of William Cowper by William Cowper( Book )

40 editions published between 1830 and 1943 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Table talk, and other poems by William Cowper( Book )

52 editions published between 1800 and 2010 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cowper: poetry and prose by William Cowper( Book )

20 editions published between 1921 and 2010 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The task : a poem by William Cowper( Book )

50 editions published between 1795 and 2013 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The poems of William Cowper
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Poems of William CowperThe OdysseyThe poems of William CowperThe IliadWilliam Cowper of the Inner Temple, Esq.; a study of his life and works to the year 1768The letters and prose writings of William CowperThe life of William Cowper
Alternative Names
Cowper.

Cowper, William

William Cowper angol költő

William Cowper britisk poet

William Cowper Brits dichter (1731-1800)

William Cowper brittisk poet

William Cowper englischer Dichter

William Cowper poeta inglese

William Cowper poète anglais

Вільям Коўпер

Вільям Коўпер англійскі паэт

Вільям Купер Англійський поет і гуманіст

Купер, Уильям

Уилям Купър

ויליאם קופר

ויליאם קופר סופר בריטי

ولیم کوپر

ویلیام کوپر شاعر بریتانیایی

विल्यम कूपर

ਵਿਲੀਅਮ ਕੂਪਰ

ဝီလီယံ ကောင်းပါး

쿠퍼, 윌리엄

ウィリアム・クーパー

クーパー, ウィリアム

威廉·古柏

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