WorldCat Identities

Ade, George 1866-1944

Overview
Works: 661 works in 1,542 publications in 1 language and 19,718 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Humor  Fables  Biography  Anecdotes  Records and correspondence  Bibliography  Bibliographies  Humorous fiction  Novels 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Author, Librettist, Lyricist, Editor, Other, Composer, Contributor, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PS1006.A6, 813.4
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Most widely held works about George Ade
 
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Fables in slang by George Ade( Book )

62 editions published between 1899 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While a columnist for The Chicago Record, humorist George Ade penned numerous “fables” which were subsequently collected into books. Fables in Slang is the first of these collections. It contains 26 satirical stories that lampoon phrenologists, idealists, snobs, fanatics and other ignorant fools of the day, most of which still wander through our modern lives
More fables by George Ade( Book )

46 editions published between 1900 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Uncle Brewster had put on his Annual Collar and combed his Beard and was about to start to the Depot his Wife Aunt Mehely looked at him through her Specs and shook her Head doubtfully
People you know by George Ade( )

26 editions published between 1903 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the author's foreword: The vocabulary employed is one that has become familiar to the ear although it is seldom seen on the printed page. In other words this volume contains a shameless amount of slang. If any part of it is unintelligible to the reader he should be glad that he has escaped what seems to be an epidemic
In pastures new by George Ade( Book )

32 editions published between 1905 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forty modern fables, by George Ade( Book )

31 editions published between 1901 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jam on toast," sings Frances about the food she likes most--until she has it for the sixth meal in two days
Artie, and, Pink Marsh : two novels by George Ade( Book )

12 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The America of George Ade, 1866-1944 : fables, short stories, essays by George Ade( Book )

15 editions published between 1960 and 1962 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Ade : warmhearted satirist by Fred C Kelly( Book )

2 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Artie. A story of the streets and town by George Ade( Book )

49 editions published between 1896 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The slim princess by George Ade( Book )

25 editions published between 1907 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the fictional land of Morovenia, where large women are considered beautiful while thin ones are unattractive, the 'slim princess' Kalora struggles to attract a suitor until she meets a brash young American
In Babel; stories of Chicago by George Ade( Book )

21 editions published between 1903 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"These little stories and sketches have been rewritten from certain daily contributions to the Chicago record, now the Chicago record-herald."--Preface
Doc' Horne : a story of the streets and town by George Ade( Book )

38 editions published between 1889 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The girl proposition : a bunch of he and she fables, by George Ade( Book )

36 editions published between 1902 and 2018 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The permanent Ade : the living writings of George Ade by George Ade( Book )

18 editions published between 1947 and 1979 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fables in slang : and more fables in slang by George Ade( Book )

15 editions published between 1899 and 1960 in English and Undetermined and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A republication of Fables in slang and More fables in slang" ... as published in 1899 and 1900
Chicago stories by George Ade( Book )

5 editions published between 1941 and 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Breaking into society by George Ade( Book )

14 editions published between 1904 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The old-time saloon: not wet--not dry, just history by George Ade( Book )

16 editions published between 1931 and 2016 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pink Marsh. : A story of the streets and town, by George Ade( Book )

28 editions published between 1897 and 2012 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Knocking the neighbors by George Ade( Book )

30 editions published between 1912 and 2015 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author was a newspaperman and humorist and in this book he takes aim at his Midwestern neighbors
 
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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.41 (from 0.26 for George Ade ... to 0.83 for The magazi ...)

Fables in slang
Covers
Ross-Ade : their Purdue stories, stadium, and legacies
Alternative Names
Ade, George 1866-

Ade, George Davis

George Ade

George Ade Amerikaans journalist (1866-1944)

George Ade écrivain américain

George Ade giornalista, commediografo e regista statunitense

George Ade US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller

جورج ادي

ジョージ・アデ

Languages
English (558)