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Thorp, Willard 1899-1990

Overview
Works: 142 works in 484 publications in 2 languages and 17,152 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sea stories  Psychological fiction  Bibliography  Biography  Juvenile works  History  Didactic fiction  Allegories 
Roles: Editor, Compiler, Author of introduction, Other, Speaker, Author of afterword, colophon, etc.
Classifications: PS2384, 810.9
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Most widely held works by Willard Thorp
Literary history of the United States by Robert Ernest Spiller ( Book )
59 editions published between 1946 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American writing in the twentieth century by Willard Thorp ( Book )
42 editions published between 1960 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American humorists by Willard Thorp ( Book )
19 editions published between 1964 and 1979 in English and held by 1,452 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 )
18 editions published between 1935 and 1985 in English and held by 1,447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For other editions, see Author Catalog
A southern reader by Willard Thorp ( Book )
4 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 1,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American issues by Willard Thorp ( Book )
17 editions published between 1941 and 1960 in English and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The triumph of realism in Elizabethan drama, 1558-1612 by Willard Thorp ( Book )
26 editions published between 1916 and 1970 in English and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Representative selections by Herman Melville ( Book )
3 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Billy Budd and other tales by Herman Melville ( Book )
13 editions published between 1956 and 1964 in English and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Billy Budd: "Narrates the hatred of petty officer Claggart by Billy, handsome Spanish sailor. Billy strikes and kills Claggart, and is condemned by Captain Vere even though the latter senses Billy's spiritual innocence." Haydn. Thesaurus of book Dig
The voice of England; a history of English literature by Charles Grosvenor Osgood ( Book )
1 edition published in 1935 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The American literary record by Willard Thorp ( Book )
11 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poetry of the transition, 1850-1914 by Thomas Marc Parrott ( Book )
8 editions published between 1932 and 1972 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American issues: The social record by Willard Thorp ( Book )
10 editions published between 1960 and 1971 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Moby Dick by Herman Melville ( Book )
11 editions published between 1947 and 1981 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A classic of the sea, telling of the pursuit of Moby Dick, the white whale who defied capture. October 18th, 2001, marks the 150th anniversary of the publication of the greatest novel in American literature. The Modern Library trade paperback edition exclusively features the timeless illustrations of Rockwell Kent, an Introduction by Elizabeth Hardwick, commentary by Herman Melville and William T. Porter, contemporary reviews from John Bull and The Critic, endnotes, and a reading group guide
The lives of eighteen from Princeton by Willard Thorp ( Book )
10 editions published between 1946 and 1968 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Songs from the Restoration theater by Willard Thorp ( )
4 editions published between 1934 and 1970 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Modern writing by Willard Thorp ( Book )
8 editions published between 1944 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sister Carrie notes, including life of Dreiser, critical introduction, brief synopsis of the novel, list of characters, character analyses ... by Theodore Dreiser ( Book )
8 editions published between 1961 and 1980 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of a beautiful innocent small-town girl who goes to Chicago and lives a life that changes from struggling to success
The fatal jealousie : (1673) by Henry Neville Payne ( Book )
4 editions published between 1948 and 2005 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two addresses delivered to members of the Grolier Club by Grolier Club ( Book )
3 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Audience level: 0.40 (from 0.20 for Billy Budd ... to 1.00 for Howard C. ...)
Alternative Names
Thorp Willard William 1899-1990
Thorp, William Willard, 1899-
Thorp, William Willard, 1899-1990
Throp, William Willard
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