WorldCat Identities

Rourke, Constance 1885-1941

Overview
Works: 45 works in 296 publications in 6 languages and 10,617 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Juvenile works  Drama  Humor 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: QL31.A9, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Constance Rourke
American humor : a study of the national character by Constance Rourke( Book )

95 editions published between 1931 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audubon by Constance Rourke( Book )

53 editions published between 1936 and 1993 in 5 languages and held by 2,063 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Davy Crockett by Constance Rourke( Book )

28 editions published between 1934 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blending myth and reality, Constance Rourke aimed to get at the heart of Davy Crockett, whose hold on the American imagination was firm even before he died at the Alamo. Davy Crockett, published in 1934, pioneered in showing the backwoodsman{u2019}s transformation into a folk hero. It remains a basic in the Crockett literature
The roots of American culture and other essays by Constance Rourke( Book )

27 editions published between 1942 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 1,276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of essays and notes on the history of American culture
Trumpets of jubilee: Henry Ward Beecher, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Lyman Beecher, Horace Greeley, P.T. Barnum by Constance Rourke( Book )

21 editions published between 1927 and 1991 in English and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Sheeler : artist in the American tradition by Constance Rourke( Book )

14 editions published between 1938 and 1969 in English and held by 730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Troupers of the Gold coast; or, The rise of Lotta Crabtree by Constance Rourke( Book )

4 editions published between 1928 and 1982 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lotta Crabtree was very popular in San Francisco and in 1875 donated to the city a large water fountain, a gathering place for people after the earthquake and fire of 1906. The book discusses other actresses in late 19th century San Francisco
The fiftieth anniversary of the opening of Vassar college, October 10 to 13, 1915; a record by Vassar College( Book )

5 editions published between 1916 and 2010 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Troupers of the Gold Coast : the rise of Lotta Crabtree by Constance Rourke( Book )

4 editions published between 1928 and 2016 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audubon : mit 12 Farbtafeln nach Originalzeichnungen von Audubon by Constance Rourke( Book )

2 editions published in 1947 in German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audubon ; Mit 12 Farbtafeln nach Originalzeichnungen von Audubon ; Schwarz-Weiss-Zeichnunger von James MaCDonald ; [Deutsch von Helene Ritzerfeld] by Constance Rourke( Book )

1 edition published in 1947 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Constance M. Rourke by Samuel Irving Bellman( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audubon ... With 12 colored plates from original Audubon prints, etc by Constance Rourke( Book )

1 edition published in 1936 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American humour : a study of the national character by Constance Rourke( Book )

2 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Roots of American Culture, and other essays ... Edited, with a preface, by Van Wyck Brooks by Constance Rourke( Book )

1 edition published in 1942 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Sheeler. Artist in the American tradition ... With 48 halftones of paintings, drawings, and photographs by C. Sheeler by Constance Rourke( Book )

1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The significance of sections by Constance Rourke( )

1 edition published in 1933 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Charles Sheeler papers by Charles Sheeler( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Writings include Sheeler's journal dating from the 1950s-1963 and two notebooks containing notes, addresses, recipes, etc. Also found are Sheeler's writings on artists, drafts for articles, and a manuscript and notes for an autobiography that Sheeler wrote for Harcourt Brace. The autobiography became the basis for Constance Rourke's biography, "Charles Sheeler: Artist in the American Tradition" published in 1938. The writing series also includes a short story by Musya Sheeler, and an illustrated short story by friend Dorothy Eidlitz
Audubon : Large type ed. [Illustrated] by Constance Rourke( Book )

2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letter to Mr. Solle by Constance Rourke( )

1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Rourke discusses a plan to visit Mr. Solle when she is next in Leland (Mich.) and announces the publication of her latest book "Charles Sheeler, artist in the American tradition." She mentions an upcoming article in "Life" on Sheeler even though she supposes Solle already knows "all the book news."
 
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American humor : a study of the national character
Alternative Names
Constance Rourke American historian

Constance Rourke Amerikaans schrijfster

Constance Rourke Amerikaans schrijver

Constance Rourke amerikanische Literatur- und Kulturwissenschaftlerin

Constance Rourke amerikansk författare och historiker

Constance Rourke amerikansk skribent og historikar

Constance Rourke amerikansk skribent og historiker

Rourke, Constance

Rourke, Constance M. 1885-1941

Rourke, Constance Mayfield.

Rourke, constance Mayfield, 1885-1941

Rūaku, Konsutansu.

Rūaku, Konsutansu 1885-1941

Констанс Рурк

루크, 콘스탄스 1885-1941

ルーアク, コンスタンス

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Davy Crockett