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Tanis, James 1928-2015

Overview
Works: 37 works in 100 publications in 4 languages and 1,757 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Illustrated works  Poetry  Exhibition catalogs  Bibliography  Catalogs  Fiction  Records and correspondence  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Former owner, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR4611, 821.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by James Tanis
Lewis Carroll's The hunting of the snark by Lewis Carroll( Book )

21 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nonsense poem recounts the adventures of the Bellman and his crew and their challenges hunting a Snark
Leaves of gold : manuscript illumination from Philadelphia collections by Philadelphia Museum of Art( Book )

16 editions published in 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dutch Calvinistic pietism in the middle colonies. A study in the life and theology of Theodorus Jacobus Frelinghuysen by James Tanis( Book )

16 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and Dutch and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The word "pietism" usually conjures up a host of ambivalent im pressions. It has seemed to me increasingly clear that many of the strengths of pietism have been swept aside by reactions against the excesses of the movement. To properly assess the structures of pietism, it is important to comprehend its matrix and to understand its ex ponents. In preparing this study, therefore, I have sought to recapture something of the person of Theodorus Jacobus Frelinghuysen as well as the gist of his thought; something of his environment as well as the institutions of his day. To achieve this I have traveled many by-paths and knocked on many doors. But the past has not always yielded its secrets; much is lost forever. Hagen in Westphalia, Frelinghuysen's birthplace, is now a modern city and only in a few isolated particulars is it reminiscent of Hagen in 1693. In the nearby village of Schwerte, however, the ancestral church of his forebears remains as it was nearly three hundred years ago. The gymnasium he attended in Hamm was destroyed in the bombings ofW orld War II, though the library he used during his study at Lingen is still largely intact. In the tiny East-Frisian village of Loegumer Voorwerk, Frelinghuysen's first parish, one can still stand in the pulpit where he first preached his awakening gospel. Yet oddly enough, in America, where his name is most remembered, most physical traces of his life have disappeared
Fantasy and fashion : essays on the history of costume( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christina Rossetti in the Maser collection : including a group of Christina's letters( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amerikaans leven in Amerikaanse prenten by James Tanis( Book )

4 editions published in 1982 in Dutch and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In between: personal experiences in the 9-year long conflict ond Bougainville( )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leaves of gold treasures of manuscript illuminations from Philadelphia collections( )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Vie américaine dans l'estampe américaine( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bookbinding in America, 1680-1910 : from the collection of Frederick E. Maser by Bryn Mawr College( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Netherlandish reformed traditions in the graphic arts, 1550 - 1630 by James Tanis( )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Warner Barber and the American emblem tradition by James Tanis( )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Rezension von:] Nadler, Steven: Rembrandt's Jews. - Reprint. - Chicago : The Univ. of Chicago Press, 2003 by James Tanis( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arms of the States : a political emblem book by John Warner Barber by James Tanis( )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dutch Calvinistic pietism in the Middle Colonies. A study of the life and theology of Theodorus Jacobus Frelinghuysen. Proefschrift, etc. [With plates and maps.] by James Tanis( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"To colour thought." by Leonard Baskin( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In between personal experiences in the 9-year long conflict on Bougainville by James Tanis( )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Leaves of gold : manuscript illumination from Philadelphia collections
Alternative Names
Tanis, J. 1928-

Tanis, J.R. 1928-

Tanis, James 1928-

Tanis James Robert 1928-....

Languages
English (74)

Dutch (5)

Spanish (1)

French (1)

Covers
Images of discord : a graphic interpretation of the opening decades of the Eighty Years' War = De tweedracht verbeeld : prentkunst als propaganda aan het begin van de Tachtigjarige Oorlog