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Krutch, Joseph Wood 1893-1970

Overview
Works: 312 works in 1,348 publications in 4 languages and 45,548 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Biographies  Autobiographical fiction  Pictorial works  Quotations  Drama  Illustrated works  Psychological fiction  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Other, win, Publishing director
Classifications: PQ2631.R63, 843.912
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The great chain of life by Joseph Wood Krutch( )

31 editions published between 1942 and 2009 in English and held by 2,902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The desert year by Joseph Wood Krutch( )

52 editions published between 1951 and 2010 in English and held by 2,878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Informal essays on the American Southwest desert country
Nine plays by Eugene O'Neill( Book )

48 editions published between 1921 and 1977 in English and held by 2,269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emperor Jones takes place on an island in the West Indies. The form of native government is, for the time being, an Empire. The Hair Ape is a comedy of ancient and modern life. Mourning becomes Electra is a trilogy of the American Civil War
The American drama since 1918; an informal history by Joseph Wood Krutch( Book )

65 editions published between 1939 and 1984 in English and held by 2,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samuel Johnson by Joseph Wood Krutch( Book )

38 editions published between 1944 and 1963 in 3 languages and held by 1,882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Remembrance of things past by Marcel Proust( Book )

15 editions published between 1925 and 1941 in English and held by 1,815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Vol 1) Swann's way / Within a budding grove / The Guermantes way (Vol 2) Cities of the plain / The captive / The sweet cheat gone / The past recaptured
Henry David Thoreau by Joseph Wood Krutch( Book )

58 editions published between 1900 and 1976 in 3 languages and held by 1,727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The measure of man : on freedom, human values, survival, and the modern temper by Joseph Wood Krutch( Book )

34 editions published between 1949 and 1978 in English and Catalan and held by 1,564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stimulating analysis that takes the "measure of man" as an individual and finds in him the strength to break the bonds of contemporary social thought
In wildness is the preservation of the world, from Henry David Thoreau by Henry David Thoreau( Book )

4 editions published between 1962 and 1967 in English and held by 1,438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photos of Nature's moods with selections from Thoreau's work
Comedy and conscience after the Restoration by Joseph Wood Krutch( Book )

57 editions published between 1924 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the various influences that led to the decline of the Restoration Comedy and the rise of the Sentimental Comedy through a consideration of the general social and literary history of the times
Edgar Allan Poe : a study in genius by Joseph Wood Krutch( Book )

32 editions published between 1926 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Modernism" in modern drama, a definition and an estimate by Joseph Wood Krutch( Book )

40 editions published between 1953 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assesses the works of the major dramatists from Ibsen to Tennessee Williams
Five masters : a study in the mutations of the novel by Joseph Wood Krutch( Book )

29 editions published between 1930 and 1968 in English and held by 1,312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The modern temper : a study and a confession by Joseph Wood Krutch( Book )

34 editions published between 1920 and 2017 in English and held by 1,305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A study of the various tendencies in contemporary thought and a confession of the mood which submission to these tendencies has engendered"--Foreword
Human nature and the human condition by Joseph Wood Krutch( Book )

15 editions published between 1959 and 1979 in English and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A critical analysis of modern society which probes familiar concepts in a highly original and concrete fashion, and brings alive the enduring principles of humanity
Grand Canyon ; today and all its yesterdays by Joseph Wood Krutch( Book )

24 editions published between 1958 and 1989 in English and held by 1,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The famous naturalist's portrait of the Grand Canyon includes an account of its geologic history, sections on its modern inhabitants, explorers, and events; and a call for environmental conservation of this natural wonder
Nine plays by Eugene O'Neill by Eugene O'Neill( Book )

11 editions published between 1932 and 1993 in English and held by 993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The settings range from a native-ruled island in the west Indies to a university town in New England, but the theme is universal--the eternal tragedy of man caught in passionate conflict between aspiration and frustration. O'Neill's plays explore man's continuing need to give the conflict of his life some meaning beyond itself, to find some justification for the importance which it has for him; the plays themselves are efforts to achieve a self-justifying dignity and grandeur
The voice of the desert : a naturalist's interpretation by Joseph Wood Krutch( Book )

34 editions published between 1954 and 2019 in English and held by 979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best nature writing of Joseph Wood Krutch by Joseph Wood Krutch( Book )

10 editions published between 1969 and 1995 in English and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baja California and the geography of hope by Joseph Wood Krutch( Book )

13 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The modern temper : a study and a confession
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Alternative Names
Joseph Wood Krutch Amerikaans natuurwetenschapper (1893-1970)

Joseph Wood Krutch US-amerikanischer Kritiker, Naturwissenschaftler und Schriftsteller

Krutch, J.Wood 1893-1970

Krutch, Josef Wood 1893-1970

Krutch, Joseph W. 1893-1970

Wood Krutch, Joseph 1893-1970

Джозеф Вуд Крутч американский писатель, критик

چوزيف ود كروتش

クルーチ, J. W.

クルーチ, ジョセフ・W

ジョセフ・ウッド・クルーチ

Languages
English (687)

Spanish (4)

Catalan (1)

French (1)