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Shaver, Chester L. (Chester Linn) 1907-1980

Overview
Works: 22 works in 52 publications in 1 language and 1,171 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence  Biography  Catalogs  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Composer, Arranger
Classifications: PR5881, 821.7
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Most widely held works about Chester L Shaver
  • Papers by Chester L Shaver( )
 
Most widely held works by Chester L Shaver
The letters of William and Dorothy Wordsworth by William Wordsworth( Book )

12 editions published between 1967 and 2004 in English and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wordsworth's library : a catalogue, including a list of books housed by Wordsworth for Coleridge from c. 1810 to c. 1830 by Chester L Shaver( Book )

6 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The letters of William and Dorothy Wordsworth : the early years, 1787-1805 by William Wordsworth( Book )

4 editions published between 1967 and 2004 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The early years : 1787-1805 by William Wordsworth( Book )

3 editions published between 1967 and 2000 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The letters by William Wordsworth( Book )

2 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The letters of William and Dorothy Wordsworth by William Wordsworth( Book )

7 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The letters by William Wordsworth( Book )

1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The letters by William Wordsworth( Book )

1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The letters by William Wordsworth( Book )

1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two eighteenth-century modernizations of Chaucer by Chester L Shaver( )

2 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and works of Henry Glapthorne by Chester L Shaver( Book )

2 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

by Chester L Shaver( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travel diaries, college daybook (1928), research papers, examination bluebooks, and other papers, relating to Shaver's youth and his student days at Oberlin College studying English literature; together with correspondence, mss. of writings, drafts, including proofs of Shaver's The Letters of William and Dorothy Wordsworth: The Early Years (1967), classbooks, lecture notes, indexes, slides, speeches, and research and teaching materials, relating to the Romantic period and its poets, especially William Wordsworth. Correspondents include Jack Schaefer, Richard Carl Schaefer, Philip D. Sherman, and Charles H.A. Wager
History of the Shaver family in Washington County, Maryland and Somerset County, Pennsylvania by Chester L Shaver( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Shaver (d.1796) immigrated from Switzerland or Germany to Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, and also bought land in Frederick County, Maryland. He married three times, served in the Revolu- tionary War, and died in Washington County, Maryland. Descendants lived in Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia and elsewhere
The Griffith family: Wordsworth's kinsmen by Chester L Shaver( Book )

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

Letters of William Wordsworth : a new selection by William Wordsworth( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

No. 1: Autographed manuscript, signed, with the title, "Contemplation": First line of poem, "How rich that forehead's calm expanse". First published without title in the 1827 edition of a print that Wordsworth saw at Coleorton, the home of Sir George and Lady Beaumont, in 1824. Date of the MS is between 1824-1827. Paper watermarked, 'Wilmot 1824'. -- No. 2: Autograph letter, signed, 27 May [1807] to the author and journalist John Taylor, dated from Coleorton near Ashby de la Zouche. Published in the Wordsworth letters, Vol. VIII; mentions Coleridge. -- No. 3: Autograph letter, signed, to his close friend the barrister and author Basil Montagu. Dated, [July 1829], 'Wednesday--upon the banks of Ulleswater.' Published in 'Letters, later years.' Discusses current volumes of Montagu's editions of Francis Bacon. -- No. 4: Autograph letter, signed, [13 June 1836] to Basil Montagu, from 41 Upper Grosvenor St, the residence of Wordsworth's friends John and Jane Marshall. Wordsworth is so busy that he can't meet with Montagu. Published in 'Letters, later years.' -- No. 5: Autograph letter, signed, 6 May 1842, to the philanthropist Joshua Watson, from 42 Upper Spring St., London, home of Wordsworth's daughter Dora Quillinan and son-in-law Edward Quillinan. Thanks Watson for his communication. Commends him a charitable project to rebuild the church at Distington, where the incumbent is the Revd Henry Lowther. Wordsworth is in town to assist his son in obtaining a place (i.e. job appointment). This letter has not been published. -- No. 6: Autograph letter, signed, 8 Sept. 1842, to Bishop C.J. Blomfield. Discusses Wordsworth's brother Christopher. Published in 'Letters, Later years'. -- No. 7: Autograph letter, signed, 27 Nov. 1843, to unidentified correspondent. Gives reasons why the correspondent's planned visit to Rydal Mt. must be postponed, and suggests an alternative arrangement. Apparently unpublished. -- No. 8: Autograph letter, signed, 11 July 1844, to George W. Doane, Bishop of New Jersey. Thanks for Doane's gifts of his writings from time to time; warm personal greetings and news. Published in 'Letters, later years.'
The Letters of William & Dorothy Wordsworth : the early years 1787-1806 by William Wordsworth( Book )

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

The moral idealism of Aeschylus by Chester L Shaver( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The letters of William and Dorothy Wordsworth by Ernest De Selincourt( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Harvard studies and notes in philology and literature( Book )

1 edition published in 1934 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A mediaeval French analogue to the Dunmow Flitch by Chester L Shaver( Book )

1 edition published in 1935 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The letters of William and Dorothy Wordsworth
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Shaver, Chester L.

Shaver, Chester Linn 1907-1980

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English (51)

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The letters of William and Dorothy Wordsworth : the early years, 1787-1805The early years : 1787-1805The letters of William and Dorothy Wordsworth