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Thorp, Willard 1899-1990

Overview
Works: 121 works in 569 publications in 7 languages and 16,743 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Sea stories  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Bibliographies  Action and adventure fiction  Sea fiction  Didactic fiction  Biography 
Roles: Editor, Author, Author of introduction, Other, Speaker
Classifications: PS2384, 813.3
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Most widely held works by Willard Thorp
Literary history of the United States by Robert Ernest Spiller( Book )

61 editions published between 1946 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This survey covers the history of United States literature from prominent writers including Jonathan Edwards, Benjamin Franklin, Washington Irving, James Fenimore Cooper, Edgar Allan Poe, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Henry David Thoreau, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Herman Melville, Walt Whitman, Longfellow, Holmes, Lowell, William Dean Howells, Sidney Lanier, Emily Dickinson, Mark Twain, Henry James, Henry Adams, Edwin Arlington Robinson, Theodore Dreiser, and Eugene O'Neil
American writing in the twentieth century by Willard Thorp( Book )

69 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American humorists by Willard Thorp( Book )

30 editions published between 1964 and 1979 in 3 languages and held by 1,700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

AMERICANS, in the early days, imported much of their humor and made it over. Addison and Steele were influential; Dickens had his American imitators. Baron Munchausen's adventures were particularly popular in this country. Many of his tales disappeared into American folklore and rose again as transformed American tall tales
An Oxford anthology of English poetry by Howard Foster Lowry( Book )

23 editions published between 1935 and 1985 in English and held by 1,339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For other editions, see Author Catalog
A southern reader by Willard Thorp( Book )

5 editions published in 1955 in English and Undetermined and held by 993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The triumph of realism in Elizabethan drama, 1558-1612 by Willard Thorp( Book )

35 editions published between 1916 and 1970 in English and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American issues by Willard Thorp( Book )

15 editions published between 1941 and 1955 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Representative selections by Herman Melville( Book )

6 editions published in 1938 in English and Undetermined and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected criticisms, letters, and poems by Melville are included
Billy Budd and other tales by Herman Melville( Book )

12 editions published between 1956 and 1964 in English and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featured in this volume are "Billy Budd", Melville's posthumously published novella, the story of the rivalry between a handsome sailor and his demonic captain; the tale of the apathetic "Bartleby, the Scrivener; " the riveting "Benito Cereno", the story of a slave ship mutiny written at the time of the Amistad case and "The Town-Ho's Story", a chapter from Melville's masterpiece, "Moby Dick."
The voice of England; a history of English literature by Charles Grosvenor Osgood( Book )

2 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moby Dick by Herman Melville( Book )

14 editions published between 1947 and 1981 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"At first glimpse, it?s the story of the obsessed Captain Ahab, obsessed with revenge against the enormous white sperm whale that wrecked his earlier ship and took off his leg. A closer reading unearths deeper symbolism and a discussion about the very existence of God. Aside from its impressive scope, the novel provides a fascinating window into the long-gone world of 19th century whaling." --Amazon.com
American issues: The social record by Willard Thorp( Book )

26 editions published between 1941 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American literary record by Willard Thorp( Book )

15 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poetry of the transition, 1850-1914 by Thomas Marc Parrott( Book )

10 editions published between 1932 and 1972 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lives of eighteen from Princeton by Willard Thorp( Book )

12 editions published between 1946 and 1968 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs from the Restoration theater by Willard Thorp( )

5 editions published between 1934 and 1970 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern writing by Willard Thorp( Book )

10 editions published between 1944 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sister Carrie by Theodore Dreiser( Book )

10 editions published between 1961 and 1980 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Carrie Meeber leaves home for the first time and experiences work, love, and the pleasures and responsibilities of independence in late-nineteenth-century Chicago and New York
The fatal jealousie : (1673) by Henry Neville Payne( Book )

5 editions published between 1948 and 2008 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two addresses delivered to members of the Grolier Club by Grolier Club( Book )

2 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Thorp, Wilhelm 1899-1990

Thorp, Willard, 1899-

Thorp Willard William 1899-1990

Thorp, William Willard 1899-

Thorp, William Willard 1899-1990

Throp, William Willard

Willard Thorp

Willard Thorp Amerikaans econoom (1899-1990)

Willard William Thorp American statistician

Willard William Thorp Amerikaans statisticus (1899-1990)

소오프, 윌라드 1899-1990

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