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

Overview
Works: 30 works in 128 publications in 3 languages and 6,087 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Fiction  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Narrative poetry  Bibliography  Folklore 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Author, Inscriber
Classifications: PR1870.A1, 821.17
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Most widely held works about J. U Nicolson
 
Most widely held works by J. U Nicolson
Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

35 editions published between 1934 and 1954 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a group of thirty people who travel as pilgrims to Canterbury (England). The pilgrims, who come from all layers of society, tell stories to each other to pass the time on their journey to Canterbury
Troilus and Cressida ; and, the Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

19 editions published between 1952 and 1990 in English and English, Middle and held by 1,751 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 )

3 editions published in 1931 in English and French and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer( Recording )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the Tabard Inn, thirty travelers of widely varying classes and occupations are gathering to make the annual pilgrimage to Becket's shrine at Canterbury. It is agreed that each traveler will tell four tales to hlep pass the time, and that the host of the inn will judge the tales and reward the best storyteller with a free supper upon their return
Canterbury tales = Tales of Canterbury by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

5 editions published between 1981 and 1985 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A company of thirty-one pilgrims tell their stories on the way to the shrine of St. Thomas at Canterbury
King of the black isles by J. U Nicolson( Book )

6 editions published between 1924 and 1926 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published between 1926 and 1980 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete works of Francois Villon by François Villon( Book )

3 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canterbury tales by Barbara Cohen( Book )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Several of the popular stories are retold with handsome illustrations by Trina Schart Hyman. Beautiful edition of selected stories including: The Pardoner's Tale and The Wife of Bath's Tale. In 1386, Chaucer recorded, or created, the stories spun by 30 pilgrims traveling from London to Canterbury. Cohen and Hyman have responded to Chaucer's masterpiece with lively prose and unforgettable pictures that evoke the colorful world of 14th-century England. Full color
The Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 68 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
Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sainted courtezan by J. U Nicolson( Book )

3 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 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 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fingers of fear by J. U Nicolson( Book )

5 editions published between 1937 and 2015 in English and held by 24 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 Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pilgrims on their way to worship at the shrine of St. Thomas a Becket in Canterbury stop at the Tabard Inn. They represent a cross-section of medieval English society. To amuse themselves on their journey, they agree that each will tall a tale that really tells much about each individual. This is often called the first book of peotry written in English
The road to Antioch by J. U Nicolson( Book )

3 editions published in 1926 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

2 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Troilus and Criseyde by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

3 editions published between 1952 and 1980 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu bao gua " wu shi de gu shi ", " mo fang zhu de gu shi ", " lü shi de gu shi " deng 24 ge gu shi, zheng ge zuo pin ju you nei zai de you ji lian xi
 
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The Canterbury tales
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Nicolson, J. U. 1885-

Nicolson, John Urban 1885-

Nicolson, John Urban b. 1885

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