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Wilson, Carroll A. (Carroll Atwood) 1886-1947

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Works: 93 works in 132 publications in 1 language and 593 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Bibliography  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Catalogs  Bibliography‡vExhibition catalogs  Juvenile works  Stories, plots, etc  Librettos  Drama 
Roles: Author, Compiler, Other, Former owner
Classifications: PR4622, 823
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Most widely held works about Carroll A Wilson
 
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Most widely held works by Carroll A Wilson
Thirteen author collections of the nineteenth century, and five centuries of familiar quotations by Carroll A Wilson( Book )
6 editions published in 1950 in English and Undetermined and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First appearance in print of some four hundred familiar quotations by Carroll A Wilson( Book )
7 editions published between 1935 and 1977 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Mikado by Arthur Sullivan( Book )
4 editions published between 1885 and 1911 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This edition differs in several particulars from later editions. Ko-Ko's "Little list" song appears on p. 18 and begins "as it seems." In later editions, this song occurs earlier as begins "As some day." Yum-Yum and Nanki-Poo's duet, "To Ko-Ko plighted" is three verses, rather than two, and begins "Were I not," rather than "Were you not." Yum-Yum's song, "The sun whose rays," occurs in the first act, on p. 14-15, rather than in the second act. Includes ad for Patience on p. [2] of wrappers, Princess Ida and Trial by jury on p. [3] of wrappers, and The mikado and Iolanthe on p. [4] of wrappers. In subsequent editions, the ad for The mikado has been extended to the full p
An entirely new supernatural opera in two acts entitled Ruddigore, or, The witch's curse by Arthur Sullivan( Book )
2 editions published between 1887 and 1920 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Mystery of Cloomber by Arthur Conan Doyle( Book )
1 edition published in 1889 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Although many readers think that Arthur Conan Doyle's literary career begins and ends with his creation of master detective Sherlock Holmes, Conan Doyle dabbled in a variety of genres and styles. The Mystery of Cloomber has elements of the classic detective genre, but it is closer to a nuanced psychological thriller than one of the cut-and-dried cases that Holmes and Watson solved
The sorcerer an original modern comic opera in two acts ; also, Trial by jury : a dramatic cantata by W. S Gilbert( Book )
3 editions published between 1884 and 1896 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
H.M.S. Pinafore by W. S Gilbert( Book )
3 editions published between 1878 and 1920 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Able seaman Ralph Rackstraw is love struck with a lass above his station--the captain's daughter. But the captain of the Pinafore has promised his daughter's hand to The Rt. Hon. Sir Joseph Porter, KBC (First Lord of the Admiralty--followed everywhere by his sisters and his cousins and his aunts). A common person can hardly expect to compete with a high-born person ... but are Ralph and the captain really from different classes? Poor Little Buttercup, the bumboat lady, has a secret ... Who will end up with whom?"--P. [4] of cover
Catalogue of the collection of Samuel Butler (of Erewhon) in the Chapin Library, Williams College, Williamstown, Mass by Chapin Library( Book )
3 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A new and original opera in two acts entitled The yeomen of the Guard, or, The merryman and his maid by Arthur Sullivan( Book )
5 editions published between 1897 and 1910 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bibliographical footnote: "Long" and "Lo." by Carroll A Wilson( )
1 edition published in 1947 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trial by jury : a dramatic cantata by Arthur Sullivan( Book )
1 edition published in 1875 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Verdant Green", or, "A book written in spite of itself" by Carroll A Wilson( Book )
1 edition published in 1933 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Original plays by W. S Gilbert( Book )
3 editions published between 1881 and 1911 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fairy's dilemma:-The grand duke:-His excellency:-"Haste to the wedding":-Fallen fairies:-The gentleman in black:-Brantinghame Hall:-Creatures of impulse:-Randall's thumb:-The fortune-hunter:-Thespis:-The hooligan;- Trying a dramatist
H.M.S. Pinafore, or, The lass that loved a sailor an entirely original nautical comic opera in two acts by W. S Gilbert( Book )
3 editions published between 1878 and 1893 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
National Theatre, S. Hurok presents The D'Oyly Carte Opera Company in a repertory of Gilbert and Sullivan, direct from the Savoy Theatre, London, under the personal supervision of Bridget D'Oyly Carte, musical director: Isidore Godfrey, O.B.E., associate conductor and chorus master: James Walker, director of productions: Herbert Newby. Artists: Donald Adams, David Palmer, Philip Potter, John Reed, Kenneth Sandford, Alan Styler, George Cook, Thomas Lawlor, Alfred Oldridge, Anthony Raffell, Ann Hood, Peggy Ann Jones, Valerie Masterson, Christene Palmer, Beti Lloyd-Jones, Jennifer Marks, Pauline Wales. "H.M.S. Pinafore, (or The Lass That Loved a Sailor)," written by W.S. Gilbert; composed by Arthur Sullivan. Conductor: Isidore Godfrey (Nov. 12 mat.), James Walker, (nov. 12 eve.), set designed by Petter Goffin, Little Buttercup costume designed by Anne and Janet Grahame-Johnstone
Iolanthe, or, The peer and the peri by Arthur Sullivan( Book )
3 editions published in 1906 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nos. 1-12 printed by Henderson, Rait, & Spalding, with ad for Olivette on verso of p. 39, Pirates of Penzance on p. [2] of wrappers, Arthur Sullivan's Popular songs and Rip Van Winkle on p. [3] of wrappers, and Patience on p. [4] of wrappers. 5-line copyright statement on front cover, and gives Chappell's addresses as 50, New Bond Street, W., and I5, Poultry. In these and all later issues, Lord Mountararat's song on p. 29 is omitted. Copies 1-10 still include Strephon's song, Fold your flapping wing, on p. 33-34 (this song appeared on p. 34-35 of the first edition). Nos. 11-12 and all later issues omit this song. No. 1 in an envelope with Wilson's typed and ms. notes laid in. Nos. 2-4 together in an envelope with Wilson's typed and ms. notes; the notes state in error that these issues do not include Strephon's song. No. 7 laid in envelope with Wilson's typed and ms. notes
The princess a whimsical allegory : being a respectful perversion of Mr. Tennyson's poem by W. S Gilbert( Book )
2 editions published in 1870 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A catalogue of familiar quotations in their earliest appearances in print by Carroll A Wilson( Book )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Issues and variants of The gondoliers, or, The king of Barataria] by Arthur Sullivan( Book )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nos. 1-15 verso p. 47 blank, printer given as Henderson and Spalding, 3 & 5 Marylebone Lane. Nos. 1-9 have ads for The mikado on p. [2] of wrappers, Ruddigore on p. [3] of wrappers, and The yeomen of the Guard on p. [4]. Nos. 1-6 have "Ter." on p. 6 (instead of Tessa); a ballad sung by Luiz on p. 12, "Thy wintry scorn," and p. 16, line 16 lacks "there." Nos. 4-9 have "Fer." on p. 6 (instead of Tessa). Luiz's ballad on p. 12 is replaced with Recit. and Duettino, which remain in all later issues. P. 16, line 16 still lacks "there." Nos. 10-15 have different ads: The yeomen of the Guard on p. [2] of wrappers, The mikado on p. [3] of wrappers, and The gondoliers on p. 4 of wrappers. This issue changes the name on p. 6 to "Tessa" and ads "there" to p. 16, line 16; these changes remain in all later London issues. No. 1 has "I, 2" in ms. on front cover. No. 7 has "II, 1" written on front cover. No. 8 has both "II, 1" and II, 2" written on front cover. Nos. 13 and 14 in envelopes with ms. notes: "II-2." No. 15 with ms. note on title page: "II-2."
A respectful operatic per-version of Tennyson's Princess in three acts entitled Princess Ida, or, Castle Adamant by W. S Gilbert( Book )
2 editions published between 1904 and 1907 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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