WorldCat Identities

Kohler, Dayton 1907-1972

Overview
Works: 172 works in 325 publications in 1 language and 7,640 library holdings
Genres: Stories, plots, etc  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Plot summaries  Bio-bibliography  Reference works  Biographies  Bibliographies  Dictionaries  Reviews  Outlines and syllabi 
Roles: Editor, Author, Compiler, Other
Classifications: PN44, 808.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Dayton Kohler
 
Most widely held works by Dayton Kohler
Masterplots : 2010 plot stories & essay reviews from the world's fine literature by Frank N Magill( Book )

25 editions published between 1960 and 1976 in English and held by 2,252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than 2000 essay-reviews of plots and in-depth critical evaluations ... covering fiction, poetry, history, drama and belles lettres
Masterplots : 1,801 plot stories and critical evaluations of the world's finest literature by Frank N Magill( Book )

24 editions published between 1954 and 1996 in English and held by 1,262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Entries ae arranged alphabetically by title, with the type of work, author, type and time of plot, locale, first publication date, and principal characters listed. A plot synopsis is followed by a critical essay and a brief bibliography. Each entry is three to four pages in length. The four indexes included are by chronological date, by geographic locale, by title, and by author. The title 'Masterplots' does not convey the depth of information contained in the 12 volumes. The titles treated range chronologically from antiquity to the early 1990s, with the major emphasis on literature of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. While the majority of the entries are British, European, and United States fiction, the work also encompasses drama, works or collections of poetry, and nonfiction." Am Ref Books Annu, 1997
Cyclopedia of world authors by Frank N Magill( Book )

6 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revised
Masterplots by Frank N Magill( Book )

13 editions published between 1949 and 1968 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Holdings includes 1957, 1958, 1959, 1961, and 1969
Survey of contemporary literature : updated reprints of 2,300 essay-reviews from Masterplots annuals, 1954-1976, and survey of contemporary literature supplement : with 3,300 bibliographical reference sources by Frank N Magill( Book )

7 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of essays summarizing and evaluating major novels, drama, poetry, short stories, biographies, and essays published in the United States between 1954 and 1969
Masterplots. Plots in story form from the world's fine literature by Frank N Magill( Book )

22 editions published between 1949 and 1957 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Masterplots : eighteen hundred and ten plot-stories and essay-reviews from the world's fine literature by Frank N Magill( Book )

5 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Masterplots : digests of world literature by Frank N Magill( Book )

9 editions published between 1954 and 1964 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen Volumes combined edition. Essay reviews, plot synopsis of novels, epic
Masterpieces of world literature. in digest form by Frank N Magill( Book )

3 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Series 3 of 4 in a comprehensive collection of plot stories from world literature
Masterplots; fifteen hundred and ten plot-stories and essay-reviews from the world's fine literature by Frank N Magill( Book )

5 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Masterplots : Poetry series ; 141 essay-reviews of the world's fine poetry( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First, a summation of type of work and identification of characters or philosophic spokesman are provided. Second, a precise critique identifies the vehicle. Then follows the story, capsuled to give complete, vital essentials. For author material, a scholarly, exact bibliography is cited
Non-fiction series; 117 essay-reviews of the world's fine non-fiction by Frank N Magill( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Masterplots, drama series : 366 plots in story form from the world's fine drama by Frank N Magill( Book )

2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American fiction series; 262 plots in story form from the best American fiction by Frank N Magill( Book )

3 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English fiction series; 337 plots in story form from the best English fiction by Frank N Magill( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Masterplots : European fiction series ; 287 plots in story form from the Best European fiction by Frank N Magill( Book )

3 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cyclopedia of world authors by Frank N Magill( Book )

8 editions published between 1958 and 1974 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographies of 753 world-famous authors, from Homer to James Gould Cozzens
Masterplots; five hundred plot stories and essay reviews from the world's fine literature. 4th ser by Frank N Magill( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Masterpieces of world literature in digest form by Frank N Magill( Book )

5 editions published between 1952 and 1969 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of essays summarizing and evaluating major literary works in non-English speaking countries
Books and reading; a survey of world literature by Dayton Kohler( Book )

2 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Masterplots : 1,801 plot stories and critical evaluations of the world's finest literature
Covers
Cyclopedia of world authors
Alternative Names
Dayton Kohler born:1907 ied:1972 Kohler, Dayton, 1907-1972

Kohler, Dayton, 1907-

Languages
English (148)