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St. Martin's Press

Works: 1,099 works in 1,205 publications in 1 language and 13,454 library holdings
Genres: Biographies  History  Poetry  Handbooks and manuals  Juvenile works  Reference works  Humorous poetry  Fiction  Personal correspondence  Quatrains 
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Classifications: PK6513, B
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Most widely held works about St. Martin's Press
Most widely held works by St. Martin's Press
The atlas of medieval man by Colin Platt( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1,319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What was happening in the Americas when the Sung dynasty was at its height in China? What was being built in India when the great cathedrals were rising in France? What were the conflicts of the West when Genghis Khan and the Mongols were sweeping the East? What point of Progress had been reached in Africa when the Renaissance was first flowing in Italy?
The Brontës by Juliet R. V Barker( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1,206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The tragic story of the Bronte family is well known, replete with a half-mad father, a wastrel of a brother, and three uniquely gifted - and oppressed - sisters. But beyond these familiar details, the Brontes' story has remained largely obscure. This landmark book is the first definitive history of this fascinating family. Based on eleven years of research among newly discovered letters by every member of the family, original manuscripts, and the newspapers of that time, it gives a new and fuller picture of the Brontes' lives from beginning to end and, in the process, demolishes many myths. The father, Patrick, was not, as commonly believed, the cold patriarch of a family of victims. Charlotte, ruthlessly self-willed, ran roughshod over her sisters and went so far as to alter or destroy their manuscripts when she disapproved. Emily was so psychologically and physically dependent on her fantasy life that she could not survive in the outside world. Anne, widely regarded as the gentlest of the sisters, had a core of steel and was a more daring and revolutionary author than Charlotte. Branwell, the adored brother, was a talented poet who provided much of Charlotte's inspiration."--Dust jacket
The murder of Napoleon by Ben Weider( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 1,134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A narrative of Napoleon's final years in exile on the island of St. Helena and of a 20th century toxicologistdetective's efforts to prove that his death was caused by arsenic poisoning
Napoleon III and his carnival empire by John Bierman( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of Louis Napoleon, nephew to the famous Bonaparte, who was elected President of France in 1848 and later became Emperor, discussing his reign over the glittering Second Empire, and looking at the scandals of his private life
Blasts and benedictions : articles and stories by Sean O'Casey( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Behind the green curtains ; Figuro in the night ; The moon shines on Kylenamoe : three plays by Sean O'Casey( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Crane as a book illustrator by Walter Crane( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studie over het werk van de Engelse illustrator (1845-1915)
Lou's on first : a biography by Chris Costello( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tragic life of Hollywood's greatest clown warmly recounted by his youngest child
Amphigorey also by Edward Gorey( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brings together seventeen illustrated nonsense compositions, including "Epiplective Bicycle," "The Utter Zoo," "The Blue Aspic," "The Sopping Thursday," and "The Glorious Nosebleed."
Critiques of Confucius in contemporary China by Kam Louie( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daffy down dillies : silly limericks by Edward Lear( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of limericks comically illustrated
Inner chimes : poems on poetry( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems about the magic and wonder of poetry
The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám by Omar Khayyam( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the eleventh century, in Persia, there lived a mathematician named Ghiyathuddin Abulfath Omar bin Ibrahim al-Khayyami--or, Omar, son of Abraham, the tent-maker. Omar wrote poetry, and while his rhymes received little attention in their day, they were rediscovered and translated into beautiful English--more than seven centuries later--by a gentleman and scholar named Edward FitzGerald. It was a meeting of minds, a great collaboration of the past and the present, and FitzGerald's rendition of those passionate verses has become one of the best loved poem cycles in the English language. With their concern for the here and now, as opposed to the hereafter, Omar Khayyam's quatrains are as romantic today as they were hundreds of years ago; they are a tribute to the power of one moment's pleasure over a lifetime of sorrow, of desire over the vicissitudes of time. Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, presented here with Edward FitzGerald's original preface, is truly a classic, and it will stand forever as one of our finest monuments to love
The Dick Van Dyke show : anatomy of a classic by Ginny Weissman( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the history of television, there are very few shows that can truly be called "classics." The Dick Van Dyke Show is one of those few⁰́₄and for the first time, authors Weissman and Sanders have succeed in capturing the unique flavor of this very appealing, warm comedy that went straight to the heart of the American public. An affectionate and nostalgic portrait of a show more than twenty years old that is still in reruns, The Dick Van Dyke Show tells the inside story of the situational comedy whose phenomenal success was a surprise even to its creators. Tracing its evolution from the pilot, Head of the Family starring Carl Reiner, through the ordeal of finding the right actor to play the clumsy but talented TV writer Rob Petrie, gathering the supporting cast that included Rose Marie and Morey Amsterdam, whose presence added a sharp-edged humor to the series, to the discovery of the largely unknown Mary Tyler Moore to play the Capri pants-clad Laura Petrie, The Dick Van Dyke Show plots the day-to-day course of getting and keeping the show on the air. Written with the complete cooperation of every member of the cast, this book takes us through the weekly process of consistently fine writing, rehearsing, improvising, and polishing the show in which the entire company participated. From start to finish, the cast was a tight group whose personal warmth, vitality, and camaraderie created a unique chemistry that shone through every episode. Containing over 100 photos, synopses of all 158 episodes and the complete script of one of them, lists of all the awards garnered by the show and its cast during its five-year run, and an update on where everyone is today, The Dick Van Dyke Show is a loving and carefully researched tribute to one of the most beloved comedy series of all time
Julia Margaret Cameron : a Victorian family portrait by Brian Hill( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gerard Manley Hopkins : a literary life by Gerald Roberts( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gerard Manley Hopkins first presents the poet as a talented and sensitive young man whose early work shows characteristic signs of influence from the 19th-century poets he admired. At Oxford his religious tendencies came to dominate the creative, and he became a Catholic and later entered the Society of Jesus, despite his family's opposition and the unsympathetic atmosphere towards Catholics which was still the case in the mid-Victorian period. The book then plots his career as a Jesuit, through nine years of training, when the poetry which he had given up voluntarily on joining the Society re-emerged in original fashion in 'The Wreck of the Deutschland'. But disappointed in his hopes of publication in a Jesuit journal, he henceforth contented himself with showing his work to his friends, notably the sometimes disapproving eye of the later Poet Laureate, Robert Bridges. The mainly joyful poetry written at St Beuno's is eventually quelled by the hurly-burly of parish work into which Hopkins was flung by his superiors. The poetry and prose becomes more desperate, culminating in the near-suicidal outpourings in Dublin, where, as a patriotic Englishman, he was required to teach classics in the troubled atmosphere of agitation for Irish Home Rule. It is a story of worldly failure, and creative and spiritual achievement
The St. Martin's guide to writing by Rise B Axelrod( Book )

8 editions published between 1985 and 2019 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume is a college level rhetoric textbook. Rhetoric is the art and study of the use of language with persuasive effect. This work offers strategies to get students started, combining advice on critical reading, working with sources, and careful revision. The authors offer guidance on visual rhetoric, online teaching and learning, and ideas for instructors to incorporate these topics into their courses. It reflects and builds on the actual writing processes of students and attempts to prepare them for the writing they will do in other college courses
Activity( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains art projects with step by step instructions and creative hints and tips
The water flowers by Edward Gorey( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You know who by John Ciardi( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems, many of them humorous
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