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Neilson, William Allan 1869-1946

Overview
Works: 271 works in 1,113 publications in 4 languages and 18,639 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Dictionaries  Psychological fiction  Bibliography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Detective and mystery fiction  Sources  Biography  History  Spurious and doubtful works 
Roles: Editor, Author, Translator, Author of introduction, Other, Contributor, Creator, Speaker, ed
Classifications: PG3326, 920.02
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The facts about Shakespeare by William Allan Neilson( Book )

87 editions published between 1912 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The chief Elizabethan dramatists, excluding Shakespeare by William Allan Neilson( Book )

55 editions published between 1911 and 2017 in English and held by 1,612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lectures on the Harvard classics by William Allan Neilson( Book )

42 editions published between 1909 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 1,223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixty introductory lectures, five each on history, poetry, natural science, philosophy, biography, prose fiction, criticism and the essay, education, political science, drama, voyages and travel, and religion
Webster's biographical dictionary by Noah Webster( Book )

36 editions published between 1943 and 1974 in English and German and held by 1,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From t.p.: A dictionary of names of noteworthy persons with pronunciations and concise biographies."
A history of English literature by William Allan Neilson( Book )

46 editions published between 1920 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete plays and poems of William Shakespeare by William Shakespeare( Book )

15 editions published between 1942 and 1970 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The city of man; a declaration on world democracy by N.Y. : 1900) Committee of Fifteen (New York( Book )

1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The names given on the t.-p. are those of a "Committee on Europe" which had its inception in 1938. The first conference of the committee was held at Atlantic City in May 1940 at which time "it seemed too late ... for a 'Committee on Europe' and on Europe alone. It became as a temporary nucleus, without any further specification, a 'Committee', tentatively, 'of fifteen'". At a second conference held at Sharon, Connecticut in August 1940, William Allan Neilson was selected chairman and G. A. Borgese, secretary
Chief British poets of the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries : selected poems by William Allan Neilson( Book )

14 editions published between 1916 and 2010 in English and English, Middle and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The origins and sources of the Court of love by William Allan Neilson( Book )

31 editions published between 1899 and 1992 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essentials of poetry; Lowell lectures, 1911 by William Allan Neilson( Book )

13 editions published in 1912 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Burns, how to know him by William Allan Neilson( Book )

17 editions published between 1917 and 2015 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roads to knowledge by William Allan Neilson( Book )

16 editions published between 1932 and 1990 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight ; Piers the Ploughman by William Langland( Book )

11 editions published between 1916 and 2010 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles W. Eliot, the man and his beliefs by Charles William Eliot( Book )

3 editions published in 1926 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The English and Scottish popular ballads by Francis James Child( Book )

9 editions published between 1909 and 1937 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes fully searchable text of all 305 ballads and their notes (3,000+ pages) from the 1882-1898 ten-part edition, with enhanced study aids including glossary and index links, a place names index with ballad maps, computer playable files of all music notations, and essays on the ballads as literature and on folk-music collectors and collecting
The Harvard classics shelf of fiction( Book )

4 editions published in 1917 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

German fiction( Book )

1 edition published in 1917 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Webster's new international dictionary of the English language. 2d ed., unabridged. Utilizing all the experience and resources of more than one hundred years of Merriam-Webster dictionaries by Noah Webster( Book )

5 editions published between 1946 and 1959 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crime and punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky( Book )

4 editions published in 1917 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mired in poverty, the student Raskolnikov nevertheless thinks well of himself. Of his pawnbroker he takes a different view, and in deciding to do away with her he sets in motion his own tragic downfall. Dostoyevsky's penetrating novel of an intellectual whose moral compass goes haywire, and the detective who hunts him down for his terrible crime, is a stunning psychological portrait, a thriller and a profound meditation on guilt and retribution
Essays contributed in honor of President William Allan Neilson( Book )

2 editions published between 1939 and 1940 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The facts about Shakespeare
Alternative Names
Neilson, W. A. 1869-1946

Neilson, W. A. (William Allan), 1869-1946

Neilson, Will. All 1869-1946

Neilson, William A.

Neilson, William A. 1869-1946

William Allan Neilson American lexicographer

William Allan Neilson Amerikaans lexicograaf (1869-)

William Allen Neilson

닐슨, 윌리엄 앨런 1869-1946

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