WorldCat Identities

Howell, Warren R.

Overview
Works: 134 works in 144 publications in 1 language and 254 library holdings
Genres: Art  Catalogs  Biography  History  Sources  Interviews  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Other, Interviewee
Classifications: NE2012.B6, 769.924
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Life and labours of Hablôt Knight Browne, "Phiz" by David Croal Thomson( Book )

3 editions published in 1884 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anniversary catalogue : one hundred and twenty fine books, manuscripts and works of art selected to commemorate the 70th anniversary of John Howell-Books and the 50th anniversary of Warren R. Howell's association with the firm by Calif.) John Howell Books (San Francisco( Book )

5 editions published in 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two San Francisco bookmen : and related material by Warren R Howell( )

in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs inserted. Recollections of his father, John Howell, and his association with Paul Elder, John Henry Nash and the Grabhorns; comments on his own career as buyer, seller and publisher of books, and on writers, printers and book collectors in California and elsewhere. Appended: clippings from the San Francisco Chronicle, and Christmas card. Howell, John, firm, booksellers, San Francisco. A Catalogue of Publications (Number 37)
San Francisco, 1806-1906 : in contemporary paintings, drawings, and watercolors by Jeanne Van Nostrand( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue 33 : Rare books & manuscripts ; English literature ; Voyages, travels & early chronicles ; Californiana & Western Americana ; History of science by Warren R Howell( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

San Francisco physician, historian and Catholic layman : by Albert Shumate( )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interviews conducted 1978 by Ruth Teiser and Catherine Harroun for the Regional Oral History Office, Bancroft Library. Introduction by Warren R. Howell. Copies of photographs inserted. Comments on career of his father, Thomas E. Shumate, as physician, pharmacist, and San Francisco police commissioner; growing up in San Francisco; his own medical career as dermtologist: development of interest in history; California Historical Society and other groups in which he was active; landmarks and other architectural preservation efforts in San Francisco; association with Catholic organizations; writing activities; etc
Brantwood, Coniston, to Francis H. Butler by John Ruskin( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thanking him for the exchanges he sent of some minerals; sending in return two stones, one he would like identified and one he would like polished
Warren R. Howell--two San Francisco bookmen : an interview by Warren R Howell( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A luncheon honouring Thomas W. Streeter : Bohemian Room, Bohemian Club, San Francisco, Thursday, September 27, 1962 by Calif.) Bohemian Club (San Francisco( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The etcings of Edward Borein : a catalogue of his work by John Galvin( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pictorial California by Warren R Howell( Book )

1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Brantwood, Coniston, to Francis H. Butler by John Ruskin( )

1 edition published in 1885 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Discussing exchanges and the possibility that his accounts will need to be corrected to reflect the exchanges; telling him he is gaining strength gradually but is still able to do very little; telling him that "once I had an exquisite little bit of vein of gold from La Gardette Daufliney. I gave it away and have shortened my life by mourning for it;" asking if he can get any vein stone from that locality
Bibliography of the Grabhorn Press, 1957-1966 : & Grabhorn by Warren R Howell( Book )

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

Denmark Hill, S.E., to George Frederick Watts by John Ruskin( )

1 edition published in 1871 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Thanking him for his letter; saying that he will not be moving until next year
Brantwood, Coniston, to Francis H. Butler by John Ruskin( )

1 edition published in 1886 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Expressing interest in acquiring "good native silvers;" discussing the weather
Brantwood, Coniston, to Francis H. Butler by John Ruskin( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Discussing his desire to have Butler find more micas with iron in them; expressing a preference for small specimens but giving him permission to select large ones that could be broken; sending a carnelian via this post with instructions for its cutting
Brantwood, Coniston, to Francis H. Butler by John Ruskin( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Expressing delight that after forty years of collecting, Butler is managing to send him boxes full of things he has most looked for; commenting on many of the stones he received; asking for help in identifying others more fully
[Protest against French and English settlers in Texas and notification that they will be treated as enemies by Mexico( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The etchings of Edward Borein by Edward Borein( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Languages
English (42)