WorldCat Identities

Smith, May Riley 1842?-1927

Overview
Works: 38 works in 66 publications in 1 language and 223 library holdings
Genres: Poetry 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS2869.S3, 811
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Most widely held works about May Riley Smith
 
Most widely held works by May Riley Smith
Sometime, and other poems by May Riley Smith( Book )

11 editions published between 1893 and 2012 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sometime by May Riley Smith( Book )

7 editions published between 1885 and 1986 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gift of gentians and other verses by May Riley Smith( Book )

5 editions published in 1882 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cradle and armchair by May Riley Smith( Book )

4 editions published in 1893 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The inn of rest. : Later poems. by May Riley Smith( Book )

2 editions published in 1888 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems by May Riley Smith( Book )

2 editions published between 1881 and 1929 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lost Christmas and other poems by May Riley Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 1901 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sometime by May Riley Smith( )

2 editions published in 1885 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Letter] 1920-1930, Summercille, South Carolina [to] Mr. [Edwin] Markham, [Staten Island] by May Riley Smith( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Send Mr. & Mrs. Markham an invitation to lunch at the Waldorf Astoria for the usual Social Day
The cost of a feather by May Riley Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 1907 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Letter] 1920-1930, New York City [to] Mrs. [Edwin Markham], Dear Friend, [Staten Island] by May Riley Smith( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Was disappointed that she didn't come; president of Clio asked her why she wasn't there but could not give an answer; would like to have her on the committee; also will ask Anne Branch
Lilies and violets for easter day by May Riley Smith( Book )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Letter] 1916 July 19, Croton, New York [to] Dr. Wheeler, [New York City] by May Riley Smith( )

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

Sends Mr. Wheeler a piece of Mr. Lane's writing and asks to consider to extend membership to the Poetry Society; she thinks highly of him
[Letter] 1920-1930, New York City [to] Mrs. [Edwin] Markham, Dearest Friend [Staten Island] by May Riley Smith( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Just returned to her home after she had made quit a few visits; read her letter with great interest and is elated that she thinks so highly about her poem which made her so happy
Letters to Mrs. E.H. Bigelow and Thomas W. Higginson( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection consists of letters pasted in an "extended" copy of "American Sonnets" edited by Bigelow and Higginson and bound for Higginson. Most of the letters give one or the other of the editors permission to use a poem in a published collection of "American sonnets." A few discuss their entries, particularly Julia P. Boynton, Louise Brooks, George S. Burleigh, Anna M. Richards, Julia Noyes Stickney
Linings by May Riley Smith( Book )

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

Tired mothers by May Riley Smith( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Letter] 1920-1930, New York City [to] Mrs. [Edwin Markham], My beloved Lady, [Staten Island] by May Riley Smith( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Is Sorry that she can't come since she has a burning throat; asks on behalf of Mrs. Cornell if Mr. & Mrs. Markham could come on Wednesday to her Mr. Masefield, dinner will be served at quarter to seven; asks to call to confirm
[Letter] 1920-1930, New York City [to] Mr. [Edwin Markham], Poor Darling, [Staten Island] by May Riley Smith( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Tells Markham that it was the 17th, everybody knew, so the president excused the misunderstanding and went on with the program; it turned out weel, all the poets where at their best
[Letter] 1919 August 19, New York City [to] Mrs. [Edwin Markham] My blessed Friend, [Staten Island] by May Riley Smith( )

1 edition published in 1919 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Says that her letter was calm to her torn heart and she is greaving so much over the death of her husband; she feels very lonely and empty
 
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Alternative Names
May Riley Smith American writer

Smith, Mary Louise Riley, 1842?-1927

Languages
English (51)