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Matthews, Brander 1852-1929

Overview
Works: 559 works in 2,161 publications in 3 languages and 38,645 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Poetry  Essays  Historical fiction  Literature  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Other, Plaintiff, Contributor, Correspondent, Creator
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Most widely held works about Brander Matthews
 
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The chief European dramatists : twenty-one plays from the drama of Greece, Rome, Spain, France, Italy, Germany, Denmark, and Norway, from 500 B.C. to 1879 A.D. by Brander Matthews( Book )

9 editions published between 1916 and 2004 in English and held by 1,343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty one plays from the drama of Greece, Rome, Spain, France, Italy, Germany, Denmark, and Norway from 500 B.C. to 1879 A
French dramatists of the nineteenth century by Brander Matthews( Book )

56 editions published between 1881 and 2013 in English and held by 1,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short story theories by Charles E May( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 1,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of essays by twenty short-story writers and critics, ranging from Poe to Gordimer, offers theoretical analyses of and approaches to the short story, considered as a distinct and significant genre
The historical novel, and other essays by Brander Matthews( Book )

29 editions published between 1901 and 2011 in English and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this collection of essays, published in 1901, Brander offers his cogent analysis and critique of a wide range of literary topics. Included among the essays are, The Study of Fiction," Romance Against Romanticism," and Literature as a Profession." He also offers his insights into the works of such writers as Alphonse Daudet, Sir Walter Scott, William Makepeace Thackeray, and Mark Twain
Ballads of books by Brander Matthews( Book )

31 editions published between 1886 and 2016 in English and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The development of the drama by Brander Matthews( Book )

52 editions published between 1903 and 2010 in English and Japanese and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the study of American literature by Brander Matthews( Book )

43 editions published between 1869 and 2016 in English and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems of American patriotism by Brander Matthews( Book )

38 editions published between 1882 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the drama by Brander Matthews( Book )

21 editions published between 1910 and 2014 in English and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papers on playmaking by Brander Matthews( Book )

13 editions published between 1957 and 1970 in English and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Molière, his life and his works by Brander Matthews( Book )

31 editions published between 1910 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shaksperian studies by Columbia University( Book )

31 editions published between 1916 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Playwrights on playmaking, and other studies of the stage by Brander Matthews( Book )

14 editions published between 1923 and 1967 in English and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakspere as a playwright by Brander Matthews( Book )

25 editions published between 1912 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The chief British dramatists, excluding Shakespeare; twenty-five plays from the middle of the fifteenth century to the end of the nineteenth by Brander Matthews( Book )

10 editions published between 1924 and 1929 in English and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Oxford book of American essays by Benjamin Franklin( Book )

17 editions published between 1914 and 2012 in English and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Franklin and Emerson to Whitman and Roosevelt, Brander Matthews expertly selected 32 essays on topics literary, political and humorous spanning over a century of this form's development in America
Papers on acting by Brander Matthews( Book )

11 editions published between 1958 and 1969 in English and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inquiries and opinions by Brander Matthews( Book )

21 editions published between 1907 and 2012 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aspects of fiction, and other ventures in criticism by Brander Matthews( Book )

27 editions published between 1892 and 2015 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American literature -- Two studies of the South -- The penalty of humor -- On pleasing the taste of the public -- On Certain parallelisms between the ancient drama and the modern -- Two Scotsmen of letters, Mr. Andrew Lang, Robert Louis Stevenson -- Aspects of fiction
Rip Van Winkle goes to the play, and other essays on plays and players by Brander Matthews( Book )

14 editions published between 1926 and 1967 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Molière, his life and his works
Alternative Names
Brander Matthews Amerikaans professor (1852-1929)

Brander Matthews James 1852-1929

Matthews 1852-1929 Dr

Matthews, Dr., 1852-1929

Matthews, J. Brander 1852-1929

Matthews, J. Brander (James Brander)

Matthews, J. Brander (James Brander), 1852-1929

Matthews, James Brander.

Matthews James Brander 1852-1929

Penn, Arthur.

Penn, Arthur, 1852-1929

ブランダー・マシューズ

マシュース, ブランダー

マッシュース, ブランダー

Languages
English (563)

German (3)

Japanese (1)

Covers
The historical novel, and other essaysThe development of the dramaAn introduction to the study of American literatureMolière, his life and his worksThe Oxford book of American essaysTwentieth-century literary criticism. excerpts from criticism of the works of novelists, poets, playwrights, short story writers, and other creative writers, 1900-1960