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Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)

Overview
Works: 1,292 works in 1,514 publications in 3 languages and 69,791 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Picaresque fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Nature stories  Fantasy fiction  Biography  Sea stories  Picaresque literature 
Roles: Other
Classifications: PQ6329, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)
A history of the English-speaking peoples by Winston Churchill( Book )

in English and held by 3,341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A four-volume history of the British Empire from the Roman invasions to the death of Queen Victoria and its influence upon the other English speaking peoples of the world
Hiroshima by John Hersey( Book )

4 editions published between 1946 and 1980 in English and held by 2,439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume describes the effect of the bombing of Hiroshima on six survivors of the atomic blast
The second world war : their finest hour by Winston Churchill( Book )

in English and held by 1,857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the problems confronted by Churchill as he becomes Prime Minister, the Battle of France, the story of Dunkirk, the Battle of Britain, and the rebuilding of England's Army
Mister Roberts by Thomas Heggen( Book )

4 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 1,259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hilarious story about the crew of the Reluctant, an imaginary cargo ship in the Pacific during World War 2
The first part of the life and achievements of the renowned Don Quixote de la Mancha by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( Book )

3 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 1,053 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although published nearly 400 years ago in Spanish, this parody of the chivalrous life remains amazingly familiar in translation today-perhaps from the extensive influence it has played on novelists, playwrights and even composers over the centuries, or perhaps from its eternal story of the childlike and comic view of a decayed world by a madman stuck in a golden past
Catalogues and counters; a history of Sears, Roebuck and Company by Boris Emmet( Book )

2 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a piece of chalk. by Thomas Henry Huxley( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to the theory of evolution
The greatest book in the world, and other papers by A. Edward Newton( Book )

3 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Books and printing : a treasury for typophiles by Paul A Bennett( Book )

2 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hoping that his awesome moneymaking scheme, a summer youth employment service, will help win back his old friend Dan, seventh-grader Rusty finds instead that it leads to an unexpected new friendship with bossy Ruthann Miller
Vision of a collector : the Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection in the Library of Congress( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The snow and the sun : a South American folk rhyme in two languages = La nieve y el sol by Antonio Frasconi( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This traditional Latin American children's rhyme in English and Spanish is "a lesson in life that everthing in nature is closely related ... ; that each action produces a reaction."
European drawings, 1375-1825 : catalogue by Pierpont Morgan Library( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawing near : Whistler etchings from the Zelman Collection by Ruth Fine( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Lessing J. Rosenwald collection : a catalog of the gifts of Lessing J. Rosenwald to the Library of Congress, 1943 to 1975 by Library of Congress( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wind in the willows by Kenneth Grahame( Book )

2 editions published between 1940 and 1944 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The escapades of four animal friends who live along a river in the English countryside--Toad, Mole, Rat, and Badger
The Early illustrated book : essays in honor of Lessing J. Rosenwald( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papermaking through eighteen centuries by Dard Hunter( Book )

1 edition published in 1930 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Death and taxes by Dorothy Parker( )

2 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Imaging techniques allow scientists to study the link between brain and behavior. Illustrates some current and potential applications of imaging to alcoholism research
Winston Churchill's secret session speeches by Winston Churchill( Book )

1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Speeches delivered to the House of Commons, 1940-1943
Early printed books by E. Gordon Duff( Book )

2 editions published between 1893 and 2008 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Authoritative and engaging, Early Printed Books, by the English bibliographer E. Gordon Duff, introduces the reader to the history of the printed book. Beginning with the earliest printing in China and its spread to Europe and England, Duff discusses printing in various European countries, bookbinding, and provides information on collecting early printed books
 
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Audience level: 0.31 (from 0.21 for Hiroshima ... to 1.00 for Ruth Fine ...)

The second world war : their finest hour
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Early printed books
Alternative Names
Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection

Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection Washington, DC

Library of Congress

Library of Congress Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection

Library of Congress Rosenwald Collection

Library of Congress Washington, DC Rosenwald Collection

Rosenwald Coll (Library of Congress)

Rosenwald Collection

Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)

Rosenwald Collection Washington, DC

Languages
English (51)

German (4)

Latin (3)