WorldCat Identities

D. Appleton-Century Company

Overview
Works: 96 works in 106 publications in 1 language and 3,356 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Records and correspondence  Autobiographies  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Personal correspondence  Fairy tales  History 
Roles: Publisher
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Most widely held works by D. Appleton-Century Company
A backward glance by Edith Wharton( Book )

1 edition published in 1934 in English and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is Edith Wharton's vivid account of both her public and her private life. With richness and delicacy, it describes the sophisticated New York society in which Wharton spent her youth, and chronicles her travels throughout Europe and her literary success as an adult. Beautifully depicted are her friendships with many of the most celebrated artists and writers of her day, including her close friend Henry James."--
Murder for pleasure : the life and times of the detective story by Howard Haycraft( Book )

1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An expert in detective fiction traces its development from the 1840s through the 1940s, from Poe, Collins, and Doyle to Simenon, Tey, and others. ""Genuinely fascinating reading."" - The New York Times Book Review
Thicker than water : stories of family life by William Robert Wunsch( Book )

1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Collection of short stories selected primarily for the contributions the authors have made in illuminating some aspects of family life and family member relationships."--Page ix
Napoleon and Talleyrand by Émile Dard( Book )

1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters of Theodore Dwight Weld, Angelina Grimké Weld and Sarah Grimké, 1822-1844 by Theodore D Weld( Book )

1 edition published in 1934 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Time for each other by Margaret Lee Runbeck( Book )

1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Kimball collection by Elizabeth Frances Corbett( Book )

1 edition published in 1942 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born to adventure : the story of John Charles Frémont by Hildegarde Hawthorne( Book )

1 edition published in 1947 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analytic geometry by Raymond Woodward Brink( Book )

1 edition published in 1935 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To hell with hunting by Edward Geary Zern( Book )

2 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little lives : the story of the world of insects by Julie Closson Kenly( Book )

1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Racketty-packetty house by Frances Hodgson Burnett( Book )

2 editions published in 1906 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neglected by their owner, the dolls of Racketty-Packetty house manage to save themselves and their home with the aid of the Fairy Queen
Simple chemical experiments by Alfred Powell Morgan( Book )

1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wonder book by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )

1 edition published in 1935 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of classical Greek myths
My true love by Darwin L Teilhet( Book )

1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crumbs from the Master's table, or, Select sentences, doctrinal, practical, and experimental by William Mason( Book )

3 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Growing up with the Grapers by Elizabeth Frances Corbett( Book )

1 edition published in 1934 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new century dictionary( Book )

in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief history of New York : containing valuable information on its discovery, purchase, settlement & the various places of historic interest( Book )

1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The home-maker and her job by Lillian Moller Gilbreth( Book )

1 edition published in 1936 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityAppleton-Century-Crofts, inc.

controlled identityCentury Company

controlled identityD. Appleton and Company

Appleton-Century.

Appleton-Century Company.

Appleton (D.)-Century Company, inc.

D. Appleton-Century.

D. Appleton-Century Co.

D. Appleton-Century Company, Inc.

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English (33)