WorldCat Identities

Wick, Peter A.

Overview
Works: 248 works in 403 publications in 3 languages and 5,068 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Picaresque fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Juvenile works  Historical fiction  Romances  Picaresque literature  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction, Contributor, Creator, Secretary, win
Classifications: PQ6329, 863.3
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter A Wick
The arts of the French book, 1900-1965; illustrated books of the school of Paris by Eleanor M Garvey( Book )

7 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"'Catalogue of an exhibition sponsored by The Friends of the Dallas Public Library at the Dallas Public Library, March 28-May 6,1967, and at the Sterling Memorial Library, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, May 22-June 27,1967.'"
The turn of a century, 1885-1910; art nouveau-Jugendstil books by Eleanor M Garvey( Book )

12 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The court of Flora : the engraved illustrations of J.J. Grandville by J. J Grandville( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncle Remus, his songs and his sayings : the folk-lore of the old plantation by Joel Chandler Harris( Book )

1 edition published in 1880 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the legends, songs, and sayings of Uncle Remus, following the text of the first edition of Joel Chandler Harris' attempt to record traditional black stories of his time
Catalogue raisonné de l'œuvre gravé et lithographié de Paul Signac by Paul Signac( Book )

16 editions published in 1974 in French and German and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue raisonné
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, 1864-1901; portraits and figure studies, the early years. An exhibition commemorating the one hundredth anniversary of his birth: by Charles E. Slatkin Galleries( Book )

3 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book beautiful and the binding as art : the finest examples of livres d'artistes offered for sale by John F. Fleming, Incorporated ... Priscilla Juvelis, Incorporated ... by Incorporated John F. Fleming( Book )

12 editions published in 1983 in English and German and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fables by John Gay( Book )

1 edition published in 1793 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Blake : water-color drawings, 1757-1827 by William Blake( Book )

4 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Honoré Daumier : anniversary exhibition, 1958 by Honoré Daumier( Book )

5 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handbook to the art and architecture of the Boston Public Library : visitors guide to the McKim Building, Copley Square, its mural decorations and its collections by Peter A Wick( Book )

8 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hunchback of Notre-Dame by Victor Hugo( Book )

5 editions published between 1831 and 1865 in French and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In medieval Paris, Quasimodo, hunchbacked bellringer of Notre Dame Cathedral struggles to save the gypsy dancer Esmeralda
Water-color sketchbook, 1899 by Maurice Prendergast( Book )

7 editions published in 1960 in English and Undetermined and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Voyage où il vous plaira by Tony Johannot( Book )

3 editions published between 1843 and 1853 in French and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first part of the life and achievements of the renowned Don Quixote de la Mancha by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( Book )

in French and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although published nearly 400 years ago in Spanish, this parody of the chivalrous life remains amazingly familiar in translation today-perhaps from the extensive influence it has played on novelists, playwrights and even composers over the centuries, or perhaps from its eternal story of the childlike and comic view of a decayed world by a madman stuck in a golden past
One hundred fables, original and selected by James Northcote( Book )

1 edition published in 1828 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The original invention and designs for the prints at the head of each fable are my own, yet they have been most excellently drawn on wood and prepared for the engravers by Mr. William Harvey ... the ornamental letter at the beginning of each fable and the vignette at the end are solely the invention of Mr. Harvey"--Page ii-iii. LC copy on large paper, unopened
The story of Reynard the Fox by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Book )

2 editions published between 1855 and 1867 in French and English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epic poem of Reynard the Fox in full. Includes a brief history of the fox used in early tales
Essai sur les nielles : gravures des orfèvres florentins du XVe siècle by Jean Duchesne( Book )

1 edition published in 1826 in French and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fables by John Gay( Book )

4 editions published between 1738 and 1825 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les fleurs animées by J. J Grandville( Book )

6 editions published between 1847 and 1981 in French and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The text ... sets the scene in a palace where the flowers assemble before the Flower Fairy Queen to recount their habits and histories. Grandville parades his choice blooms like prima ballerinas who wear their floral attributes with a grace and sweetness which are, in their own way, typically Romantic attributes"--Harthan, J. The history of the illustrated book, p. 184
 
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Alternative Names
Wick, Peter Arms

Wick, Peter Arms 1920-

Wick, Peter Arms 1920-2004

Languages
English (72)

French (33)

German (2)