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Wolfe, Richard J.

Overview
Works: 97 works in 240 publications in 2 languages and 5,172 library holdings
Genres: History  Bibliography  Family histories  Bibliographies  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Scores  Handbooks and manuals  Sources  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Other, Creator, Annotator, Contributor
Classifications: QP151, 686.36
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Most widely held works about Richard J Wolfe
 
Most widely held works by Richard J Wolfe
A bibliography of ship passenger lists, 1538-1825; being a guide to published lists of early immigrants to North America by Harold Lancour( Book )

21 editions published between 1938 and 1978 in English and held by 965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Books containing passenger lists from 1538-1825
Marbled paper : its history, techniques, and patterns : with special reference to the relationship of marbling to bookbinding in Europe and the Western world by Richard James Wolfe( Book )

20 editions published between 1989 and 2018 in English and held by 914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A comprehensive examination of the art and craft of marbled paper and is applications, based on more than 25 years of research and practical experience"
Early American music engraving and printing : a history of music publishing in America from 1787 to 1825 with commentary on earlier and later practices by Richard J Wolfe( )

11 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The product of twenty years of meticulous research, this volume depicts the inception and growth of the music-publishing industry in America during it's colonial and federal periods."
Parthenia in-violata : or, Mayden-musicke, for the virginalls and bass-viol by Thurston Dart( )

7 editions published in 1961 in 3 languages and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suppressing the diseases of animals and man : Theobald Smith, microbiologist by Claude E Dolman( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based primarily on personal papers and correspondence that have remained in the possession of Smith's family, this is a biography of Theobald Smith, widely considered to be America's first significant medical scientist and a leading comparative pathologist
Libraries, history, diplomacy, and the performing arts : essays in honor of Carleton Sprague Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mysterious marbler by James Sumner( Book )

7 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Third printing of James Sumner's 1854 marbling manual, which includes specific information on various types of marbling and recipes for their creation. A further note on the English marbling tradition and thirteen tipped-in exhibits of marbled papers are also included"--Provided by publisher
The whole art of bookbinding. The whole process of marbling paper( Book )

8 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experiments and observations on the gastric juice and the physiology of digestion by William Beaumont( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1998. Gift of Dr. Richard L. Dobson
The art of marbling by Franz Weisse( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Louis Herman Kinder and fine bookbinding in America : a chapter in the history of the Roycroft Shop by Richard J Wolfe( Book )

4 editions published in 1985 in 3 languages and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On improvements in marbling the edges of books and paper : a nineteenth century marbling account by Richard J Wolfe( Book )

4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three early French essays on paper marbling, 1642-1765( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stanley Cobb, a builder of the modern neurosciences by Benjamin V White( Book )

4 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psychiatrie / Geschichte / Amerika
The role of the Mann family of Dedham, Massachusetts, in the marbling of paper in nineteenth-century America and in the printing of music, the making of cards, and other booktrade activities by Richard J Wolfe( Book )

8 editions published in 1981 in English and German and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tarnished idol : William Thomas Green Morton and the introduction of surgical anesthesia : a chronicle of the ether controversy by Richard J Wolfe( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I awaken to glory : essays celebrating the sesquicentennial of the discovery of anesthesia by Horace Wells, December 11, 1844-December 11, 1994( Book )

6 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1991, three years before the celebration of the sesquicentennial of Wells's discovery of inhalation anesthesia, the contributors to this volume decided that it was high time to dig deeper into the literature on Wells and on the early anesthesia controversy and attempt to present an accurate account of Wells and his role in ushering in the era of modern anesthesia. Out of their research has emerged I Awaken To Glory, a compilation of twelve essays which not only present a clearer picture of Wells's efforts in bringing about painless surgery, but also delve into many aspects of his life and character that have been largely ignored
New and complete manual on the making of fancy papers by Fichtenberg( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Marbled paper : its history, techniques, and patterns : with special reference to the relationship of marbling to bookbinding in Europe and the Western world
Covers
Suppressing the diseases of animals and man : Theobald Smith, microbiologistLibraries, history, diplomacy, and the performing arts : essays in honor of Carleton Sprague SmithThe mysterious marblerTarnished idol : William Thomas Green Morton and the introduction of surgical anesthesia : a chronicle of the ether controversyDer vollkommne Papierfärber = The accomplished paper colorer : a facsimile reproduction and translation into English of the earliest extant German treatise on paper marbling and decoration together with an introductory discussion of the earliest specialized literature in Germany on the marbling and decoration of paper
Alternative Names
Wolfe Richard J.

Wolfe, Richard James.

Wolfe, Richard James 1928-

Languages
English (127)

German (5)