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Smith, J. C. (James Cruickshanks) 1867-1946

Overview
Works: 77 works in 621 publications in 4 languages and 8,535 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Pastoral drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Comedy plays  Poetry  Juvenile works  Dictionaries  Encyclopedias  Records and correspondence  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR2803.A2, 822.33
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Most widely held works about J. C Smith
 
Most widely held works by J. C Smith
A critical history of English poetry by Herbert John Clifford Grierson( Book )

101 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This famous work was the result of the wartime collaboration of two Scottish scholars. Their tracing of the course of English poetry has been described by The Times Literary Supplement as a 'volume of masterly compression'. They deliberately spend most time on the greatest poets, believing that, significant as traditions and influences are, the great poet himself affects the spirit of his age and moulds the tradition he has inherited. At the same time, enough attention is paid to minor poets to make the book historically complete, and to fill in the most important links in the chain of poetic development. Thus Gower is here, as well as Chaucer; Patmore, as well as Browning. Both in scope and in detail A Critical History of English Poetry is a distinguished and valuable work."--Bloomsbury Publishing
The poetical works of Edmund Spenser by Edmund Spenser( Book )

93 editions published between 1860 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of Wordsworth by J. C Smith( Book )

36 editions published between 1944 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spenser's Faerie queene by Edmund Spenser( Book )

28 editions published between 1907 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poetical works by Edmund Spenser( Book )

51 editions published between 1912 and 1991 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As you like it by William Shakespeare( Book )

42 editions published between 1894 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Shakespeare's play of a pastoral romance set in the Forest of Arden in medieval France: Rosalind is the daughter of banished Duke Senior and is being raised at the court of Duke Frederick, with her cousin Celia. She falls in love with a young man named Orlando, but she is banished by Duke Frederick, who threatens death if she comes near the court again. Celia goes with Rosalind. Disguised as the boy Ganymede, Rosalind enters the forest of Arden. Upon their arrival in the forest, they happen upon Orlando and his manservant, who are fleeing the wrath of Orlando's eldest brother. What follows is an elaborate scheme devised by the cross-dressing Rosalind to find out the verity of Orlando's supposed passion for her, and to further capture his heart, through the witty and mischievous façade of Ganymede
Spenser, poetical works by Edmund Spenser( Book )

14 editions published between 1912 and 1991 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The faerie queen - Sonnets - The shepheardes calender - Complaints
A Scots anthology from the thirteenth to the twentieth century by John W Oliver( Book )

10 editions published in 1949 in English and Scots and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Much ado about nothing by William Shakespeare( Book )

23 editions published between 1893 and 1989 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Young Claudio has fallen for the lovely heiress Hero. The path to the alter seems smooth until the evil Don John decides to intervene."
The poetical works of Edmund Spenser in three volumes by Edmund Spenser( Book )

10 editions published between 1910 and 1966 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chambers's cyclopædia of English literature by Robert Chambers( Book )

7 editions published between 1922 and 1938 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some characteristics of Scots literature by J. C Smith( Book )

12 editions published between 1912 and 1978 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chambers's cyclopaedia of English literature by Robert Chambers( Book )

8 editions published between 1902 and 1978 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Book of verse for boys and girls by J. C Smith( Book )

25 editions published between 1908 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A book of verse from Langland to Kipling; being a supplement to the Golden treasury by J. C Smith( Book )

6 editions published between 1911 and 1926 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The faerie queene : disposed into twelue bookes fashioning XII. morall vertues by Edmund Spenser( Book )

2 editions published in 1923 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A book of modern verse by J. C Smith( Book )

10 editions published between 1925 and 1979 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The faerie queene by Edmund Spenser( Book )

8 editions published between 1909 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the quests of knights as they struggled to achieve specific virtues
A book of ballads for boys and girls by J. C Smith( Book )

6 editions published between 1913 and 1930 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poetical works of Edmund Spencer in three volumes by Edmund Spenser( Book )

6 editions published between 1909 and 1997 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Cruickshanks Smith, James 1867-1946

Smith, J. C.

Smith, J. C. 1867-1946

Smith, James 1867-1946

Smith, James C. 1867-1946

Smith, James Cruickshanks 1867-1946

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