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Elizabeth Robins Pennell Collection (Library of Congress)

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Works: 548 works in 655 publications in 1 language and 26,950 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Bibliography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Classifications: PS2696, 814
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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 518 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 )
1 edition published in 1920 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Counter-currents by Agnes Repplier ( Book )
1 edition published in 1916 in English and held by 498 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 474 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 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A must-read for travelers, Anglophiles, and fans of Henry James. These engaging essays capture the wonder and pleasure of James's first experiences in England, the country that later became his adopted home for half a century. Lively vignettes take the reader from the city to the country to the seaside, each one brimming with James's insights and sparkling prose
Compromises by Agnes Repplier ( Book )
1 edition published in 1904 in English and held by 416 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 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First published in 1884, and revised substantially in 1900, A little tour in France recounts James's six-week tour of provincial France as he notes France may be Paris, but Paris is not France. Urbane, witty, knowledgeable, James is a charming tour guide as he leads readers from Touraine to Provence, and thence north again to Burgundy
Early printed books by E. Gordon Duff ( Book )
2 editions published between 1893 and 2008 in English and held by 386 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
The Kelmscott press and William Morris master-craftsman by H. Halliday Sparling ( Book )
2 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In our convent days by Agnes Repplier ( Book )
1 edition published in 1905 in English and held by 348 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 309 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 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Under dispute by Agnes Repplier ( Book )
2 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The great book-collectors by Charles Isaac Elton ( Book )
1 edition published in 1893 in English and held by 275 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
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 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essays of travel by Robert Louis Stevenson ( Book )
2 editions published in 1905 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Any reader who has spent some time with Robert Louis Stevenson's body of work won't be surprised to learn that the Scottish author was an inveterate traveler and world explorer from early adulthood. Later in life, the chronically ill author lived in locales around the globe in an attempt to find a home that was amenable to his ailing health. The collection Essays of Travel brings together some of Stevenson's finest essays, short memoirs, and other works that detail his thoughts on
Printers' marks : a chapter in the history of typography by W Roberts ( Book )
3 editions published in 1893 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Italian hours by Henry James ( Book )
1 edition published in 1909 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Part of a remarkably talented family, Henry James is regarded as one of the most important American writers of the nineteenth century. Although he is best known for novels such as The Wings of the Dove and The Portrait of a Lady, James was also a renowned essayist. This volume collects a series of essays about James' extensive travels in Italy, which were written and revised by the author over a period of 40 years
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 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paul Gauguin, his life and art by John Gould Fletcher ( Book )
1 edition published in 1921 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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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 Collection (Library of Congress)
Languages
English (31)
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