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Peter Pauper Press

Overview
Works: 348 works in 563 publications in 1 language and 19,252 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Christmas stories  Juvenile works  Poetry  History  Ghost stories  Sayings  Biography  Humor  Limericks 
Roles: Printer, Publisher, Book producer, cor
Classifications: PS3201, 811.3
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Like a bulwark by Marianne Moore( Book )

1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems dealing with animals, plants, and the human dilemma, not previously published in book form
The Four seasons; Japanese haiku written by Basho, and many others by Bashō Matsuo( Book )

2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of Japanese haiku poems translated to English
Poor Richard's almanack : being the choicest morsels of wisdom, written during the years of the Almanack's publication by Benjamin Franklin( Book )

5 editions published between 1936 and 1999 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Ben Franklin's timeless maxims, rules, and aphorisms
African folk tales( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The songs of Sappho by Sappho( Book )

6 editions published between 1942 and 1966 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De meeste gedichten in verschillende vertaalversies onder elkaar
African proverbs by Charlotte Leslau( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Japanese fairy tales by Lafcadio Hearn( Book )

3 editions published between 1936 and 1958 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 20 fairy tales from Japan including "Chin-Chin Kobakama," "The Serpent with Eight Heads," and "The Tea-Kettle."
Leaves of grass by Walt Whitman( Book )

7 editions published between 1943 and 1950 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abraham Lincoln read it with approval, but Emily Dickinson described its bold language and themes as "disgraceful." Ralph Waldo Emerson found it "the most extraordinary piece of wit and wisdom that America has yet produced." Published at the author's expense on July 4, 1855, Leaves of Grass inaugurated a new voice and style into American letters and gave expression to an optimistic, bombastic vision that took the nation as its subject
Comic epitaphs from the very best old graveyards( Book )

1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteenth century books and the twentieth century : an address by Curt F Bühler( Book )

1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The jade flute : Chinese poems in prose( Book )

2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chinese proverbs from olden times by Peter Beilenson( Book )

2 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Pauper's limerick book : a collection from many sources by Peter Pauper Press( Book )

12 editions published between 1940 and 1954 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( Book )

8 editions published between 1943 and 1955 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A miser learns the true meaning of Christmas when three ghostly visitors review his past and foretell his future
Sonnets from the Portuguese by Elizabeth Barrett Browning( Book )

6 editions published between 1937 and 1979 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sonnets from the Portuguese, first published in 1850, is a collection of forty-four love sonnets written by Elizabeth Barrett Browning. The poems largely chronicle the period leading up to her marriage to Robert Browning
Japanese haiku : two hundred and thirty examples of seventeen-syllable poems by Bashō Matsuo( Book )

6 editions published between 1955 and 1956 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 220 examples of seventeen syllable poems. Includes haiku by Basho, Buson, Issa. Shiki, Sokan, Kikaku and others
The World's best limericks by Richard Floethe( Book )

2 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám by Omar Khayyam( Book )

8 editions published between 1940 and 1961 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A translation of the philosophical poetry of the eleventh-century Persian mathematician whose live-for-the-day code of ethics fills verses
Chinese fairy tales( Book )

2 editions published between 1946 and 1961 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spectator papers : satirical & philosophical extracts from the journal of that name written 1711-5 by Addison and Steele, etc. by Spectator( Book )

3 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Poor Richard's almanack : being the choicest morsels of wisdom, written during the years of the Almanack's publication
Alternative Names
Peter Pauper Press, Mount Vernon, N.Y.

Languages
English (114)

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