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Wilson, Harry Leon 1867-1939

Overview
Works: 99 works in 467 publications in 4 languages and 8,207 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Biography  History  Humorous fiction 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Lyricist, Adapter
Classifications: PS3545.I6275, 813
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Ruggles of Red Gap by Harry Leon Wilson( Book )

73 editions published between 1915 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humorous novel dealing with a British valet who becomes the social dictator of a western pioneer town
The man from home by Booth Tarkington( Book )

23 editions published between 1908 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this southern Italian comedy of errors, American siblings Horace and Ethel Granger-Simpson attempt to have Ethel marry the Honorable Almeric St. Aubyn. The siblings must deal with their guardian Daniel Voorhees Pike of Kokomo, Indiana who refuses to liquidate the family fortune for the marriage. Written in Paris in 1906, this play ran in Chicago for a year and was a hit on Broadway in 1908
Merton of the movies by Harry Leon Wilson( Book )

31 editions published between 1922 and 2015 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the very beginning of the tale there comes a moment of puzzled hesitation. One way of approach is set beside another for choice, and a third contrived for better choice. Still the puzzle persists, all because the one precisely right way might seem shall we say intense, high keyed, clamorous? Yet if one way is the only right way, why pause? Courage! Slightly dazed, though certain, let us be on, into the shrill thick of it
The Gibson upright by Booth Tarkington( Book )

7 editions published between 1919 and 2011 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1919 stage collaboration between Tarkington and Wilson identifies some fallacies of socialism. Andrew Gibson, owner of a piano company that manufactures the Gibson Upright, is threatened by a strike. When Gibson cedes ownership of the company, the workers learn that it is not so easy to manage a business
Merton of the movies, in four acts; a dramatization of Harry Leon Wilson's story of the same name by George S Kaufman( Book )

10 editions published between 1925 and 1992 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor how could you! : a novel by Harry Leon Wilson( Book )

10 editions published between 1924 and 1925 in English and Undetermined and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spenders; a tale of the third generation by Harry Leon Wilson( Book )

12 editions published between 1902 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Somewhere in Red Gap by Harry Leon Wilson( Book )

22 editions published between 1916 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lions of the Lord : a tale of the old West by Harry Leon Wilson( Book )

20 editions published between 1903 and 2010 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bunker Bean by Harry Leon Wilson( Book )

23 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bunker Bean consults a psychic who tells him that in previous lives he was a number of famous figures (among them, Napoleon Bonaparte and an Egyptian prince). With this new knowledge he lives his life with a new confidence. In the end he discovers that the woman was a fake and that all of the success he has gained in his life is only the result of his own actions
Oh, doctor! : a novel by Harry Leon Wilson( Book )

10 editions published between 1923 and 1925 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The boss of Little Arcady by Harry Leon Wilson( Book )

17 editions published between 1905 and 2011 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cousin Jane by Harry Leon Wilson( Book )

9 editions published between 1925 and 1926 in English and Undetermined and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The seeker by Harry Leon Wilson( Book )

22 editions published between 1904 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ma Pettengill by Harry Leon Wilson( Book )

17 editions published between 1919 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories about the mistress of the Arrowhead Ranch-- a busy, shrewd, energetic woman known for her keen wit, sharp tongue, warm heart, and a gift for summing up character in a couple of phrases
Lone Tree by Harry Leon Wilson( Book )

5 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wrong twin by Harry Leon Wilson( Book )

12 editions published between 1920 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zigzag tales from the East to the West by Harry Leon Wilson( Book )

6 editions published in 1894 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ewing's lady by Harry Leon Wilson( Book )

9 editions published between 1907 and 2012 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tweedles : a comedy by Booth Tarkington( Book )

5 editions published between 1924 and 2006 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Merton of the movies
Alternative Names
Harry Leon Wilson Amerikaanse toneelschrijver en auteur

Harry Leon Wilson novel·lista estatunidenc

Harry Leon Wilson novelista estadounidense

Harry Leon Wilson romancier américain

Harry Leon Wilson US-amerikanischer Dramatiker und Schriftsteller

Wilson, Harry Leon

Гарри Леон Уилсон

هاري ويلسون روائي أمريكي

هری لئون ویلسون نویسنده آمریکایی

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The boss of Little Arcady