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Van Doren, Carl 1885-1950

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Works: 527 works in 1,830 publications in 7 languages and 46,590 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Folk music  Popular music  Records and correspondence  Bibliography  History  Reference works  Bibliographies  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Narrator, Speaker, Other, win, Host, Compiler
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Benjamin Franklin by Carl Van Doren( Book )

195 editions published between 1938 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 4,330 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 )

71 editions published between 1948 and 2009 in English and Japanese and held by 2,988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Limited to three hundred eighty copies signed by the author ... Number 377." "Sources and acknowledgments": pages 321-322
The American novel, 1789-1939 by Carl Van Doren( Book )

124 editions published between 1921 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,810 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
The Cambridge history of American literature by William P Trent( Book )

38 editions published between 1917 and 2010 in English and held by 2,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arranged by chronological genre
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 )

35 editions published between 1941 and 1973 in English and held by 1,967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

54 editions published between 1920 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The letters of Benjamin Franklin & Jane Mecom by Benjamin Franklin( )

13 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in English and held by 1,514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The delightful correspondence between Benjamin Franklin and his favorite sister, with an introduction and notes by Carl Van Doren. Franklin wrote more letters to Jane Mecom than he is known to have written to any other person, and as she emerges through these letters we understand the reasons for the esteem in which he held her. The letters cover a period of over sixty years, give new and intimate glimpses of Franklin and of the times, particularly in Philadelphia and Boston, and will enchant any reader of 18th century Americana.Originally published in 1950.The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905
The fireside book of favorite American songs by Margaret Bradford Boni( )

4 editions published in 1952 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Swift by Carl Van Doren( Book )

32 editions published between 1930 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,225 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 1,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A critical survey of Cabell's works
Contemporary American novelists, 1900-1920 by Carl Van Doren( Book )

41 editions published between 1922 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,166 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
Benjamin Franklin's autobiographical writings by Benjamin Franklin( Book )

22 editions published between 1945 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,081 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The portable Swift by Jonathan Swift( Book )

23 editions published between 1948 and 1982 in English and held by 1,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of the most notable writings of Jonathan Swift. Includes a biography and a chronology
The Cambridge history of American literature( Book )

12 editions published between 1917 and 1931 in English and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 )

13 editions published between 1943 and 1973 in English and held by 911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

18 editions published between 1942 and 1992 in English and held by 894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

23 editions published between 1924 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

14 editions published between 1935 and 1939 in English and Undetermined and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The roving critic by Carl Van Doren( Book )

17 editions published between 1923 and 1966 in English and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern American prose by Carl Van Doren( Book )

11 editions published in 1934 in English and Undetermined and held by 704 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
 
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Benjamin Franklin
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The great rehearsal : the story of the making and ratifying of the Constitution of the United StatesThe American novel, 1789-1939The Cambridge history of American literatureBenjamin Franklin's autobiographical writingsThe portable SwiftThe Cambridge history of American literatureMany minds
Alternative Names
Carl Clinton Van Doren Amerikaans schrijver (1885-1950)

Carl Clinton Van Doren scrittore e critico letterario statunitense

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.

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

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밴 도렌, 칼 1885-1950

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