WorldCat Identities

Gibbs, Wolcott 1902-1958

Overview
Works: 34 works in 107 publications in 2 languages and 3,318 library holdings
Genres: Short stories  Comics (Graphic works)  Parodies, imitations, etc  Fiction  Novels  Caricatures and cartoons  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Personal correspondence  Humor 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Editor
Classifications: PS3513.I242, 817.5
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Most widely held works by Wolcott Gibbs
55 short stories from the New Yorker( Book )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The stories... have appeared in the New Yorker during the past ten years
More in sorrow by Wolcott Gibbs( Book )

14 editions published between 1058 and 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Season in the sun, a comedy by Wolcott Gibbs( Book )

13 editions published between 1951 and 1952 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Season in the sun, & other pleasures by Wolcott Gibbs( Book )

9 editions published between 1946 and 1947 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bed of neuroses by Wolcott Gibbs( Book )

9 editions published between 1937 and 1963 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Addams and evil : an album of cartoons by Charles Addams( Book )

4 editions published in 1947 in English and French and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bird life at the pole by Wolcott Gibbs( Book )

5 editions published between 1931 and 2019 in English and French and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robin is a writer for the Times who is sent to explore the South Pole and to report daily to the editor, Mr. Herbst. Herbst sends Robin off with all the wrong equipment for a "scientific" exploration and the wrong colleagues and crew. A humorous, thinly disguised satire about William Randolph Hearst, Commander Richard Byrd and Bryd's ship "Eleanor Bolling"
Backward ran sentences : the best of Wolcott Gibbs from the New Yorker by Wolcott Gibbs( )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following the success of Reporting at Wit's End, Bloomsbury reintroduces another classic New Yorker writer, collecting the best of Wolcott Gibbs' remarkable career in one volume. With a foreword by P.J. O'Rourke and a biographical essay by the book's editor
Pipe night by John O'Hara( Book )

1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pipe night by John O'Hara( Book )

5 editions published between 1945 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Season in the sun by Wolcott Gibbs( Book )

9 editions published between 1950 and 1952 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

St. George and the dragnet : an intimate profile of a presidential candidate by Wolcott Gibbs( Book )

1 edition published in 1942 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Glenn Allan Papers by Glenn Allan( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three unpublished novels: Murder in the Village Beautiful (a mystery); The Gentry (about the lowcountry area of South Carolina), and an untitled work of fiction set in Charleston, S.C., re customs and manners (completed 1934); three published novels: Old Manoa (1932, set in the Bluegrass region of Kentucky), Boysi Himself (1946, based on a series of stories about a clever African American servant), and Little Sorrowful (1946, with many characters based on residents of the marshy swamplands near Summerville), and stories originally published in the Saturday Evening Post)
Declaration of independence : for three-part chorus of women's voices with piano accompaniment by Celius Dougherty( )

1 edition published in 1971 in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bed of neuroses, ill. by Rea Irvin by Wolcott Gibbs( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lonely ones by William Steig( Book )

2 editions published between 1942 and 1970 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disquiet, please! : more humor writing from the New Yorker by David Remnick( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compendium of literary humor from the pages of "The New Yorker."
The curious incident of the dogs in the night-time by Wolcott Gibbs( Book )

1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Diana : a comedy in three acts by Wolcott Gibbs( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

New Yorker records( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Disquiet, please! : more humor writing from the New Yorker
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Disquiet, please! : more humor writing from the New Yorker
Alternative Names
Gibbs, Wolcott 1902-

Wolcott Gibbs American editor

Wolcott Gibbs Amerikaans literatuurcriticus (1902-1958)

Wolcott Gibbs usona redaktisto

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Languages
English (95)

French (3)