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Van Doren, Carl 1885-1950

Overview
Works: 449 works in 1,598 publications in 3 languages and 44,832 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Records and correspondence  Bibliography  History  Juvenile works  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Narrator, Speaker, Author of introduction, Host, Other
Classifications: PS88, 810.9
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Benjamin Franklin by Carl Van Doren( Book )

115 editions published between 1938 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 3,760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life of Benjamin Franklin as writer, printer, inventor, politician, diplomat, and statesman
The great rehearsal : the story of the making and ratifying of the Constitution of the United States by Carl Van Doren( Book )

63 editions published between 1948 and 2009 in English and Japanese and held by 3,085 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cambridge history of American literature by William P Trent( Book )

41 editions published between 1917 and 2007 in English and held by 3,071 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arranged by chronological genre
The American novel, 1789-1939 by Carl Van Doren( Book )

77 editions published between 1927 and 1980 in English and held by 2,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the beginnings of fiction in America and the earliest writer researched is Cooper and the latest is Wolfe. Commentaries on the novelists are presented
Secret history of the American Revolution : an account of the conspiracies of Benedict Arnold and numerous others drawn from the Secret Service papers of the British headquarters in North America, now for the first time examined and made public by Carl Van Doren( Book )

43 editions published between 1941 and 1973 in English and held by 2,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the Military Intelligence Branch History Reading List
American and British literature since 1890 by Carl Van Doren( Book )

49 editions published between 1925 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For other editions, see Author Catalog
The fireside book of favorite American songs by Margaret Bradford Boni( )

4 editions published in 1952 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Swift by Carl Van Doren( Book )

27 editions published between 1930 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Branch Cabell by Carl Van Doren( Book )

32 editions published between 1925 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features a biographical sketch of the American novelist and essayist James Branch Cabell (1879-1958), presented by Christopher Jon Caldwell. Notes that his 18-volume publication titled "Biography of the Life of Manuel" is his most famous work of fiction. Links to other related Web sites on Cabell
The portable Swift by Jonathan Swift( Book )

37 editions published between 1948 and 1982 in English and held by 1,142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of the most notable writings of Jonathan Swift. Includes a biography and a chronology
Benjamin Franklin's autobiographical writings by Benjamin Franklin( Book )

21 editions published between 1945 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contemporary American novelists, 1900-1920 by Carl Van Doren( Book )

36 editions published between 1922 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,051 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Van Doren published this 1922 book on the American novel as it had developed in the past twenty years. He says of his book, While criticism pauses to take stock, creation steadily goes on." Here, he studies the style, argument, and art of Winston Churchill, Upton Sinclair, Edith Wharton, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Theodore Dreiser, and many other authors
Mutiny in January; the story of a crisis in the Continental army now for the first time fully told from many hitherto unknown or neglected sources, both American and British by Carl Van Doren( Book )

11 editions published between 1943 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The literary works of Abraham Lincoln by Abraham Lincoln( Book )

17 editions published between 1942 and 1992 in English and held by 909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Donated by Carl Schaefer
Many minds by Carl Van Doren( Book )

22 editions published between 1924 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of world prose by Carl Van Doren( Book )

9 editions published between 1935 and 1939 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern American prose by Carl Van Doren( Book )

9 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This anthology exhibits ... the prose literature of the United States during the years which may be said to have begun with the Younger Generation and to have ended with the New Deal."--Preface
The roving critic by Carl Van Doren( Book )

17 editions published between 1923 and 1966 in English and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three worlds by Carl Van Doren( Book )

24 editions published between 1936 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American novel by Carl Van Doren( Book )

41 editions published between 1921 and 2011 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This historical treatment of the development of the "Great American Novel" expands upon Van Doren's chapters on fiction in the Cambridge History of American Literature
 
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Benjamin Franklin
Alternative Names
Carl Clinton Van Doren Amerikaans schrijver (1885-1950)

Carl Van Doren

Clinton van Doren, Carl 1885-1950

Doran, Charles Van

Doren, Carl C. van 1885-1950

Doren Carl Van

Doren, Carl van 1885-1950

Doren, Karl van 1885-1950

Van Doren, Carl

Van Doren, Carl C. 1885-1950

Van Doren, Carl Clinton

Van Doren, Carl Clinton 1885-1950

Van Doren, Charles

VanDoren, Carl 1885-1950

VanDoren, Carl C. 1885-1950

VanDoren, Carl Clinton 1885-1950

밴 도렌, 칼 1885-1950

バン・ドーレン, カール

Languages
English (717)

German (3)

Japanese (1)

Covers
The great rehearsal : the story of the making and ratifying of the Constitution of the United StatesThe Cambridge history of American literatureThe portable SwiftBenjamin Franklin's autobiographical writingsMany minds