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McCord, David Thompson Watson 1897-1997

Overview
Works: 262 works in 503 publications in 1 language and 13,930 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Juvenile works  History  Musical settings  Pictorial works  Symphonies  Song cycles  Orchestral music 
Roles: Author, Editor, Librettist, Performer, Signer, Illustrator, Author of introduction
Classifications: PZ8.3.M133, 811.508
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Most widely held works by David Thompson Watson McCord
American poetry : the twentieth century( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2,361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains over 1500 poems by more than 200 well-known American poets, including Langston Hughes, T.S. Eliot, Ezra Pound, Robert Frost, and Wallace Stevens
Every time I climb a tree by David Thompson Watson McCord( Book )

6 editions published between 1967 and 1999 in English and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-five poems with short lines on such varied subjects as a lost turtle, a fence, the wind, jam, a witch, and bananas and cream
One at a time : [poems] by David Thompson Watson McCord( Book )

12 editions published between 1974 and 1986 in English and held by 794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of poems about diverse topics including nature, animals, favorite places, and colors
What cheer : an anthology of American and British humorous and witty verse by David Thompson Watson McCord( Book )

8 editions published between 1945 and 1985 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Far and few : rhymes of the never was and always is by David Thompson Watson McCord( Book )

5 editions published between 1952 and 1973 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book of verse for children takes its title from the Jumblies by Edward Lear. It contains sixty poems with a great variety of rhythm and ideas of humor, delight, imagination, and a tinge of sadness in occasional lines--H.W. Wilson
Take sky : more rhymes of the never was and always is by David Thompson Watson McCord( Book )

7 editions published between 1961 and 1973 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now think of words. Take sky and ask yourself just why- Like sun, moon, star, and cloud- It sounds so well out loud, And please so the sight-When printed black on white. Here are loving words, wrote Anne Carroll Moore of David McCord's Far and Few, "freshly minted and invigorated by the application to what children see and touch, fell and know. Here are 48 new poems (including 3 which together contain 50 short verses) by the author of Far and Few, all with the same sense of humor and the fine and diversified sense of words and their rhythm which brought such unstinted praise to the author for his first book of children's verse
The star in the pail by David Thompson Watson McCord( Book )

4 editions published between 1975 and 1986 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-nine poems involving such diversified topics as starfish, spring, loose teeth, animal crackers, and secrets
Away and ago : rhymes of the never was and always is by David Thompson Watson McCord( Book )

2 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems about familiar places, objects, and experiences
About Boston; sight, sound, flavor & inflection by David Thompson Watson McCord( Book )

16 editions published between 1948 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Of all the books published each year, only a handful lives to celebrate a sliver anniversary. Of such rare coinage is About Boston, now in its tenth printing and still the best introduction to the moods of an ever-changing city. David McCord's poetry and prose, now in three hundred anthologies, is known throughout the world. These essays on Boston, which seem destined to have a permanent place in American literature, alert visitors and venerable Bostonians alike to the "sight, sound, flavor, and inflection" of the town." From the bookjacket
For me to say; rhymes of the never was and always is by David Thompson Watson McCord( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems on topics such as games, holidays, animals, and writing poetry
Speak up : more rhymes of the never was and always is by David Thompson Watson McCord( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifty poems about long words, windshield wipers, jujubes, and other concerns of children
Notes on the Harvard tercentenary by Harvard University( Book )

9 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In sight of Sever, essays from Harvard by David Thompson Watson McCord( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stow Wengenroth's New England by Stow Wengenroth( Book )

4 editions published between 1969 and 1973 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music of Irving Fine by Irving Fine( Recording )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bibliotheca medica: physician for tommorow. Dedication of the Countway Library of Medicine, May 26 & 27, 1965 by David Thompson Watson McCord( Book )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Odds without ends. [Poems by David Thompson Watson McCord( Book )

3 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The old bateau by David Thompson Watson McCord( Book )

5 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caryl Haskins : in a time of social darkness and scientific brilliance by David Thompson Watson McCord( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Books fall open by David Thompson Watson McCord( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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American poetry : the twentieth century
Alternative Names
David McCord American writer

David McCord Amerikaans dichter (1897-1997)

MacCord, David 1897-1997

MacCord, David T.W. 1897-1997

McCord, David.

McCord, David 1897-

McCord, David 1897-1997

McCord, David Thompson Watson

McCord, David Thompson Watson 1897-

McCord, David Thompson Watson 1897-1997

Languages
English (115)

Covers
Every time I climb a tree