WorldCat Identities

Haight, Gordon Sherman

Overview
Works: 177 works in 774 publications in 2 languages and 17,191 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biographies  Domestic fiction  Autobiographies  Psychological fiction  History  Romance fiction  Poetry  Didactic fiction  Personal correspondence 
Roles: Editor, Author, Author of introduction, Other, Contributor, Creator
Classifications: PK6513, 823.8
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Most widely held works by Gordon Sherman Haight
The mill on the floss by George Eliot( )

98 editions published between 1961 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Dorlcote Mill and of the Tulliver family who own, lose, and regain it again
George Eliot; a biography by Gordon Sherman Haight( Book )

73 editions published between 1968 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the life, loves, and literary career of a leading English novelist of the Victorian Age, and dramatically explores the personal drives behind her creative genius
Essays and New Atlantis by Francis Bacon( Book )

16 editions published between 1942 and 1969 in English and held by 1,351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Edited, with notes and introduction, by Gordon S. Haight."--Page [1]
A century of George Eliot criticism by Gordon Sherman Haight( Book )

30 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and French and held by 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kritik, analyser og anmeldelser fra 1858-1962 af George Eliots værker
The George Eliot letters by George Eliot( Book )

13 editions published between 1954 and 1955 in English and held by 918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from George Eliot's letters by George Eliot( Book )

12 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brieven van de Engelse schrijfster (1819-1880)
The portable Victorian reader by Gordon Sherman Haight( Book )

44 editions published between 1972 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of the most notable prose writings of the time of Queen Victoria. Includes a biographical list of authors
Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám by Omar Khayyam( Book )

2 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Omar Khayyam (1048-1122) was a Persian mathematician, astronomer, and philosopher who was not known as a poet in his lifetime. These verses lay in obscurity until 1859, when FitzGerald published a free adapation of this Persian poetry. As a result, The Rubaiyat became one of the best-known and most often quoted English classics
George Eliot, a centenary tribute by Gordon Sherman Haight( Book )

19 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Eliot & John Chapman, with Chapman's Diaries by Gordon Sherman Haight( Book )

32 editions published between 1940 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Middlemarch by George Eliot( Book )

16 editions published between 1956 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Middlemarch first published in 8 parts, 1871-1872
The best of Ralph Waldo Emerson; essays, poems, addresses by Ralph Waldo Emerson( Book )

15 editions published between 1941 and 1969 in English and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Edited and arranged by Gordon S. Haight."--p. [1]
The autobiography of Benjamin Franklin by Benjamin Franklin( Book )

9 editions published between 1941 and 1969 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blessed with enormous talents and the energy and ambition to go with them, Franklin was a statesman, author, inventor, printer, and scientist. He helped draft the Declaration of Independence and later was involved in negotiating the peace treaty with Britain that ended the Revolutionary War. He also invented bifocals, a stove that is still manufactured, a water-harmonica, and the lightning rod. Franklin's extraordinary range of interests and accomplishments are brilliantly recorded in his Autobiography, considered one of the classics of the genre. Covering his life up to his prewar stay in London as representative of the Pennsylvania Assembly, this charming self-portrait recalls Franklin's boyhood, his determination to achieve high moral standards, his work as a printer, experiments with electricity, political career, experiences during the French and Indian War, and more. Related in an honest, open, unaffected style, this highly readable account offers a wonderfully intimate glimpse of the Founding Father sometimes called "the wisest American."--Amazon
Miss Ravenel's conversion from secession to loyalty by John William De Forest( Book )

9 editions published between 1955 and 1968 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Lillie Ravenel of New Orleans must choose between Captain Edward Colburne of "Barataria" (a thinly disguised Connecticut) and Colonel Carter of Virginia in this first realistic American novel of the Civil War
Walden by Henry David Thoreau( Book )

7 editions published between 1942 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man retreats into the woods and discovers the joys of solitude and nature
George Eliot's originals and contemporaries : essays in Victorian literary history and biography by Gordon Sherman Haight( Book )

21 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gathers 14 of Gordon S. Haight's essays on the life and work of Victorian authors and artists, among them George Eliot, George Henry Lewes, Thomas Carlyle, Charles Dickens, George Meredith, Lord Tennyson, Robert Browning, and G.F. Watts
Mrs. Sigourney, the sweet singer of Hartford by Gordon Sherman Haight( Book )

10 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The George Eliot letters by George Eliot( Book )

16 editions published between 1954 and 1978 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The George Eliot letters by George Eliot( Book )

6 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1878-1880 by George Eliot( Book )

2 editions published between 1955 and 1975 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The mill on the floss
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The portable Victorian readerMiddlemarch
Alternative Names
Gordon S. Haight

Gordon S. Haight curatore editoriale statunitense

Gordon Sherman Haight éditeur américain

Gordon Sherman Haight editor estadounidense

Gordon Sherman Haight editor estatunidenc

Gordon Sherman Haight scoláire Meiriceánach

Haight Gordon S.

Haight, Gordon S. 1901-

Haight, Gordon S. 1901-1985

Haight, Gordon S. (Gordon Sherman)

Haight, Gordon S. (Gordon Sherman), 1901-

Haight, Gordon S. (Gordon Sherman), 1901-1985

Haight, Gordon Sherman 1901-

Sherman Haight, Gordon 1901-1985

Languages
English (446)

French (1)