WorldCat Identities

Nicolson, J. U. (John Urban) 1885-

Overview
Works: 28 works in 161 publications in 2 languages and 6,049 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Frame stories  Fiction  Juvenile works  Narrative poetry  Manuscripts  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Short stories 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Author, Inscriber, Other
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Most widely held works about J. U Nicolson
 
Most widely held works by J. U Nicolson
The Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

54 editions published between 1934 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaucer's work begins at the Tabard Inn in Southwark, England, where a group of pilgrims have assembled on their way to Canterbury. Harry Bailly, the innkeeper, suggests a contest: whoever tells the best tale will win a supper when they reach Canterbury
Troilus and Cressida ; and, the Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

17 editions published between 1952 and 1990 in English and held by 1,691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Original and modern versions in parallel columns
The complete works of François Villon : including the poems long attributed to him by François Villon( Book )

4 editions published in 1931 in English and French and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer( Recording )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a recording of Chaucer's work, which begins at the Tabard Inn in Southwark, England, where a group of pilgrims have assembled on their way to Canterbury. Harry Bailly, the innkeeper, suggests a contest: whoever tells the best tale will win a supper when they reach Canterbury
King of the black isles by J. U Nicolson( Book )

7 editions published between 1924 and 1926 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canterbury tales / rendered into modern English J.U. Nicolson ; with illustrations by Rockwell Kent, and an introduction by Gordon Hall Gerould by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

2 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The silver arrow, and other Indian romances of the dune country by Earl H Reed( Book )

6 editions published in 1926 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canterbury tales, rendered into modern English by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

10 editions published between 1934 and 1961 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sainted courtezan by J. U Nicolson( Book )

3 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The drums of Yle by J. U Nicolson( Book )

4 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sonnets of a minnesinger, and other lyrics by J. U Nicolson( Book )

3 editions published in 1926 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fingers of fear by J. U Nicolson( Book )

5 editions published between 1937 and 2015 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Utterly ruined by the stock market crash of 1929, Selden Seaforth has lost his money, his job, and his wife. When an old school friend, Ormond Ormes, offers Seaforth a job cataloguing the library at the mansion of Ormesby in the Berkshires, it seems as though things may finally be turning around. But almost as soon as he arrives at Ormesby, it is clear that something is terribly wrong. Ghosts stalk the corridors, and Seaforth awakens to find a mark made by a human mouth on his neck. Is there a vampire, a werewolf, or something even worse, at Ormesby?"
The road to Antioch by J. U Nicolson( Book )

3 editions published in 1926 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Troilus and Cressida by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

3 editions published between 1952 and 1980 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Troilus and Cressida. The Canterbury tales / by Geoffrey Chaucer. [Transl. by J.U. Nicolson] by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

4 editions published between 1952 and 1982 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canterbury tales : an abridged version of Chaucer's original on the left and a modern rendering on the right by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wife of Bath by Geoffrey Chaucer( Recording )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There is a long prologue in which the Wife of Bath argues against celibacy and brags of her 5 husbands. In the tale, a knight has to answer what women love most or be executed. An old witch tells him the answer on the condition that he marry her. He does and she's restored to her youth and beauty
Chaucer: Troilus and Cressida and The Canterbury tales : With modern English versions of both works by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

2 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Troilus and Cressida : and the Canterbury tales, with modern English versions of both works by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

2 editions published between 1963 and 1971 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Troilus and Cressida and The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer with Modern English Versions of Both Works
 
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Alternative Names
Nicolson, J. U. 1885-

Nicolson, John Urban.

Nicolson, John Urban 1885-

Nicolson, John Urban b. 1885

Languages
English (143)

French (1)