WorldCat Identities

Gay, Joseph R.

Overview
Works: 14 works in 71 publications in 1 language and 380 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Life skills guides  Bibliography  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E185, 973.097496
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joseph R Gay
Progress and achievements of the colored people by Kelly Miller( Book )

12 editions published between 1913 and 1917 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Descriptions of achievements of African Americans, as well as sound advice on a variety of topics
Progress and achievements of the 20th century Negro. : a handbook for self-improvement which leads to greater success by Joseph R Gay( Book )

8 editions published in 1913 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Progress and achievements of the colored people : a handbook for self-improvement which leads to greater success by Joseph R Gay( Book )

4 editions published in 1913 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life lines of success : a practical manual of self-help for the future development of ambitious colored Americans ... by Joseph R Gay( Book )

6 editions published in 1913 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The southern college of life and universal educator ; being a manual of self-improvement and guide to success for the colored race by Henry Davenport Northrop( Book )

4 editions published between 1902 and 1972 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An opening section of approximately 160 pages, devoted to the progress of African Americans, including biographies of some, and guidance for their success, is followed by a 700-page encyclopedic (though unalphabetized) text covering a wide range of subjects in the natural sciences, the social sciences, history, literature, rhetoric, etc. This encyclopedic section shows little or no sign of being intended especially for African American readers and may have been issued separately under another title
The college of life, or Practical self-educator : a manual of self-improvement for the colored race by Henry Davenport Northrop( Book )

3 editions published between 1896 and 1993 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The college of life by Henry Davenport Northrop( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Languages
English (70)