WorldCat Identities

Cheney, John Vance 1848-1922

Overview
Works: 184 works in 327 publications in 1 language and 3,892 library holdings
Genres: Humor  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Editor, Lyricist
Classifications: PN6101, 808.81
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Vance Cheney
The World's best poetry by Bliss Carman( Book )

8 editions published in 1904 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ten volume, topically arranged collection of poetry in which each volume is devoted to a specific topic, from love and home life to tragedy and humor; each volume includes biographical information about the poets and complete author, title, and first line indexes
Memorable American speeches by John Vance Cheney( Book )

6 editions published between 1908 and 1971 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inaugural addresses of the presidents of the United States from Johnson to Roosevelt by United States( Book )

13 editions published between 1904 and 1914 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes the inaugural addresses of William Taft, Woodrow Wilson, Warren Harding, Calvin Coolidge, Herbert Hoover, Franklin Roosevelt, Harry Truman, Dwight Eisenhower, John Kennedy, Lyndon Johnson, Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford, James Carter, Ronald Reagan, George H.W. Bush, William Clinton, and George W. Bush
Travels of John Davis in the United States of America : 1798 to 1802 by John Davis( Book )

3 editions published in 1910 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wood notes wild, notations of bird music by Simeon Pease Cheney( Book )

9 editions published between 1891 and 1892 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fruits of solitude : reflections and maxims relating to the conduct of human life by William Penn( Book )

3 editions published between 1906 and 1907 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

That dome in air : thoughts on poetry and the poets by John Vance Cheney( Book )

5 editions published in 1895 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Queen Helen by John Vance Cheney( Book )

14 editions published between 1895 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Caxton Club scrap-book : early English verses, 1250-1650 by John Vance Cheney( Book )

4 editions published in 1904 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems by John Vance Cheney( Book )

4 editions published in 1905 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thistle-drift by John Vance Cheney( Book )

11 editions published between 1887 and 1891 in English and Undetermined and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the Silver gate by John Vance Cheney( Book )

4 editions published between 1911 and 2010 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The golden guess: essays on poetry and the poets by John Vance Cheney( Book )

6 editions published in 1892 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a collection of essays on great world poets, including an essay on Nathaniel Hawthorne
The time of roses by John Vance Cheney( Book )

5 editions published in 1908 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lyrics by John Vance Cheney( Book )

3 editions published in 1901 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The old doctor. A romance of Queer Village by John Vance Cheney( Book )

7 editions published in 1885 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Out of the silence by John Vance Cheney( Book )

3 editions published in 1897 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phoenixiana; or, Sketches and burlesques by George Horatio Derby( Book )

4 editions published in 1897 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Horatio Derby (1823-1861) of Massachusetts graduated from West Point in 1846 and served in the Army Topographical Engineers at Vera Cruz and Cerro Gordo before being sent to California in 1856. He remained there for seven years, leading three exploring expeditions and winning a place as one of the state's first humorists with pieces published in the San Diego Herald and republished around the nation. Phoenixiana (1903) reprints a book originally published in 1855. It contains Derby's pieces as "Professor John Phoenixiana" and "Squibob," poking fun at such topics as military surveyors and explorers; contemporary travel accounts of the Mission Dolores, Benecia, Sonoma, San Francisco, and San Diego; literary societies and women's clubs; astronomy; and Army life
Wood blooms by John Vance Cheney( Book )

6 editions published between 1888 and 1893 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How Squire Coyote brought fire to the Cahrocs by John Vance Cheney( )

6 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Cheney, J. V.

Cheney, J. Vance

Cheney, John V. 1848-1922

John Vance Cheney American writer

John Vance Cheney amerikai író

Languages
English (141)

Covers
At the Silver gate