WorldCat Identities

Riley, James Whitcomb 1849-1916

Overview
Works: 1,402 works in 3,327 publications in 1 language and 49,393 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Juvenile works  Records and correspondence  Bibliography  History  Drama  Fiction  Illustrated works  Dialect poetry  Prose poems 
Roles: Author, Lyricist, Performer, Signer, Honoree
Classifications: PS2704, 811.4
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Most widely held works about James Whitcomb Riley
 
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The complete poetical works of James Whitcomb Riley by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

40 editions published between 1883 and 1999 in English and held by 1,908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents over one thousand poems by nineteenth-century Indiana poet James Whitcomb Riley
Riley love-lyrics by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

38 editions published between 1883 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Riley child-rhymes by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

50 editions published between 1890 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of 39 of James Whitcomb Riley's signature poems
Riley farm-rhymes by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

37 editions published between 1883 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1883, this charming book includes many of James Whitcomb Riley's signature poems, including ""Thoughts fer the Discuraged Farmer"" and ""When the Frost Is on the Punkin."" Also graced by noted Brown County artist Will Vawter's folksy illustrations of farm scenes from our past, this Library of Indiana Classics edition faithfully reproduces the 1905 edition. A must-have for Riley enthusiasts everywhere, it offers a warm look at how farm life was depicted over a century ago
Rhymes of childhood by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

49 editions published between 1890 and 2010 in English and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poetry for children
The gobble-uns 'll git you ef you don't watch out! : James Whitcomb Riley's "Little Orphant Annie" by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

4 editions published between 1972 and 1975 in English and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gobble-uns tales as told by Little Orphant Annie
Afterwhiles by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

75 editions published between 1887 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Shelf2Life Literature and Fiction Collection is a unique set of short stories, poems and novels from the late 19th to early 20th centuries. From tales of love, life and heartbreaking loss to humorous stories of ghost encounters, these volumes captivate the imaginations of readers young and old. Included in this collection are a variety of dramatic and spirited poems that contemplate the mysteries of life and celebrate the wild beauty of nature. The Shelf2Life Literature and Fiction Collection provides readers with an opportunity to enjoy and study these iconic literary works, many of which were written during a period of remarkable creativity
An old sweetheart of mine by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

29 editions published between 1888 and 2010 in English and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pipes o' Pan at Zekesbury by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

48 editions published between 1888 and 2012 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Orphant Annie by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

10 editions published between 1908 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The well-known poem about a servant girl whose cautionary "witch-tales" warn of "gobble-uns" that steal misbehaving children
Armazindy by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

33 editions published between 1894 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The flying islands of the night by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

34 editions published between 1891 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of joyous children by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

42 editions published between 1902 and 2011 in English and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compiles more than sixty of the poet's works, written for both children and adults, expressing his observations of the simple life and revealing his sense of humor
A child-world by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

36 editions published between 1879 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the frost is on the punkin by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic poem of autumn is accompanied by illustrations of a young girl's day on a farm
Green fields and running brooks by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

38 editions published between 1892 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Riley songs of home by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

18 editions published between 1883 and 2013 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems here at home by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

36 editions published between 1893 and 2010 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old-fashioned roses by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

58 editions published between 1888 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guest at the Ludlow by Bill Nye( Book )

2 editions published between 1896 and 1969 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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When the frost is on the punkin
Alternative Names
Iacobus Whitcomb Riley

James Whitcomb Riley Amerikaans auteur

James Whitcomb Riley amerikansk poet

James Whitcomb Riley scrittore e poeta statunitense

James Whitcomb Riley US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller und Dichter

Johnson, B. F. 1849-1916

Johnson, Benj. F. 1849-1916 of Boone

Johnson, Benj. F. of Boone, 1849-1916

Johnson, Benjamin F.

Riley, J. W. 1849-1916

Riley, James W. 1849-1916

Whitcomb, James Riley 1849-1916

Whitcomb Riley, James 1849-1916

جيمس ويتكومب رايلي

جیمس ویتكومب رایلی

ジェームズ・ウイットコム・ライリー

Languages
English (822)

Covers
Riley love-lyricsRiley child-rhymesRhymes of childhoodAfterwhilesPipes o' Pan at ZekesburyArmazindyThe flying islands of the nightA child-world