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Elizabeth Robins Pennell Collection (Library of Congress)

Overview
Works: 559 works in 689 publications in 1 language and 27,933 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography  History  Biography  Bibliographies  Travel writing  Fiction  Autobiographical fiction  Bildungsromans  Essays 
Classifications: PS2696, 814
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Most widely held works about Elizabeth Robins Pennell Collection (Library of Congress)
 
Most widely held works by Elizabeth Robins Pennell Collection (Library of Congress)
Americans and others by Agnes Repplier( Book )

1 edition published in 1912 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In her heyday, renowned essayist Agnes Repplier was one of the most influential literary voices in the United States. In the engaging volume Americans and Others, Repplier turns her trademark wit and insight toward her native country and explores subjects pertaining to the American sensibility, ranging from humor to etiquette and beyond
Points of friction by Agnes Repplier( Book )

2 editions published in 1920 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Counter-currents by Agnes Repplier( Book )

1 edition published in 1916 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A happy half-century, and other essays by Agnes Repplier( Book )

1 edition published in 1908 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deals mainly with English intellectual life during "the last twenty-five years of the eighteenth century and the first twenty-five years of the nineteenth."
English hours by Henry James( Book )

2 editions published in 1905 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of James's travel essays on English towns and villages, first published in American periodicals in the late nineteenth century
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

Edward Gordon Duff (1863-1924) was a bibliographer and librarian with a particular interest in early printed books. He was librarian of the John Rylands Library, Manchester, from 1893 to 1900, and Sandars Reader in Bibliography at Cambridge in 1899, 1904 and 1911. Alongside research and writing he also did freelance cataloguing. Duff's work set new standards of accuracy in bibliography, which he considered a science. Early Printed Books was published in 1893 as part of A. W. Pollard's series Books about Books, and became a standard work on the subject. Duff provides a concise and clear account of the development of printing and its spread from Germany across Europe, country by country, deliberately highlighting some of the less well known aspects of the subject. The book ends with chapters on bookbinding and on the collection and description of early printed books
Compromises by Agnes Repplier( Book )

1 edition published in 1904 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little tour in France by Henry James( Book )

4 editions published between 1885 and 1900 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I am ashamed to begin with saying that Touraine is the garden of France; that remark has long ago lost its bloom. The town of Tours, however, has some thing sweet and bright, which suggests that it is sur- rounded by a land of fruits. It is a very agreeable little city; few towns of its size are more ripe, more complete, or, I should suppose, in better humor with themselves and less disposed to envy the responsibili- ties of bigger places
The Kelmscott press and William Morris master-craftsman by H. Halliday Sparling( Book )

2 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In our convent days by Agnes Repplier( Book )

1 edition published in 1905 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early illustrated books : a history of the decoration and illustration of books in the 15th and 16th centuries by Alfred W Pollard( Book )

1 edition published in 1893 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1893 publication includes chapters devoted to early book illustration in Germany, Italy, France, Holland, Spain, and England. Pollard presents a history of book illustration in each country, details what distinguished the books from those being produced elsewhere, and offers an overview of specific books from various countries, such as The French Book of Hours. Lavishly illustrated with examples throughout, this important work will be of interest to students of art and history alike
Charles Godfrey Leland : a biography by Elizabeth Robins Pennell( Book )

1 edition published in 1906 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great book-collectors by Charles Isaac Elton( Book )

1 edition published in 1893 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginning with Greek and Roman times, this volume discusses the great book collectors throughout history such as Duke Humphrey and the Library of the Valois, Sir Thomas Bodley, Sir Kenelm Digby, Jean Grolier, and Francois-Auguste De Thou. Primarily focused on Europe and Great Britain, the authors examine the world's most celebrated collectors and collections in an engaging and authoritative text
Printers' marks : a chapter in the history of typography by W Roberts( Book )

3 editions published in 1893 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Under dispute by Agnes Repplier( Book )

2 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteenth century English books : a bibliography of books and documents printed in England and of books for the English market printed abroad by E. Gordon Duff( Book )

1 edition published in 1917 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects first-hand success stories about how the authors' teachings in "Worker in the Light" has enabled spiritual growth and a transcendence of fears
Italian hours by Henry James( Book )

1 edition published in 1909 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collected travel essays and travelogues, written by Henry James between 1873-1909, about his times in Italy
The earliest English music printing : a description and bibliography of English printed music to the close of the sixteenth century by Robert Steele( Book )

1 edition published in 1903 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A list of English plays written before 1643 and printed before 1700 by W. W Greg( Book )

2 editions published in 1900 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

War and the future : Italy, France, and Britain at war by H. G Wells( Book )

1 edition published in 1917 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

War and the future, subtitled "Italy, France, and Britain at War," was published in 1917. It contains first-hand observations and reflections on the long term impact and meaning of World War I. Wells examines the effects of warfare, especially of tank and aerial bombing, and discusses weapons control and the creation of a world state
 
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Alternative Names
J. and E.R. Pennell Collection (Library of Congress)

Joseph and Elizabeth Robins Pennell Collection (Library of Congress)

Library of Congress. Elizabeth Robins Pennell Collection

Pennell Coll (Library of Congress)

Pennell Collection (Library of Congress)

Languages
English (32)