WorldCat Identities

Draper, William Henry 1855-1933

Overview
Works: 41 works in 86 publications in 1 language and 675 library holdings
Genres: Meditations  Prayers and devotions  Fiction  Christian fiction  Musical settings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Lyricist, Author of introduction
Classifications: BV4831, 242
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by William Henry Draper
The secret by Francesco Petrarca( Book )

13 editions published between 1911 and 1978 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Secretum (De secreto conflictu curarum mearum, translated as The Secret or My Secret Book) is a trilogy of dialogues in Latin written by Petrarch sometime from 1347 to 1353, in which he examines his faith with the help of Saint Augustine, and "in the presence of The Lady Truth". Secretum was not circulated until some time after Petrarch's death, and was probably meant to be a means of self-examination more than a work to be published and read by others. The dialogue opens with Augustine chastising Petrarch for ignoring his own mortality and his fate in the afterlife by not devoting himself fully to God. Petrarch concedes that this lack of piety is the source of his unhappiness, but he insists that he cannot overcome it. The dialogue then turns to the question of Petrarch's seeming lack of free will, and Augustine explains that it is his love for temporal things (specifically Laura), and his pursuit of fame through poetry that "bind his will in adamantine chains". Petrarch's turn towards religion in his later life was inspired in part by Augustine's Confessions, and Petrarch imitates Augustine's style of self-examination and harsh self-criticism in Secretum. The ideas expressed in the dialogues are taken mostly from Augustine, particularly the importance of free will in achieving faith. Other notable influences include Cicero and other Pre-Christian thinkers. Secretum can be seen as an attempt by Petrarch to reconcile his Renaissance humanism and admiration of the classical world with his Christian faith. Especially important are his rejection of love for temporal things not because it is a sin, but because it prevents him from knowing the eternal, a position that resembles classical philosophy far more than the contemporary Christian theology. Classical writers are also regarded as sources of authority supporting Christianity, and Secretum quotes them more frequently than scripture."--Wikped, July 2014
Devotions upon emergent occasions by John Donne( Book )

6 editions published between 1925 and 1926 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

University extension; a survey of fifty years, 1873-1923 by William Henry Draper( Book )

4 editions published in 1923 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recollections of Dean Fremantle, chiefly by himself by W. H Fremantle( Book )

5 editions published in 1921 in English and Undetermined and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A picture of religion in England today by William Henry Draper( Book )

4 editions published in 1927 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Nathan Bodington, first vice-chancellor of the University of Leeds; a memoir by William Henry Draper( Book )

5 editions published between 1912 and 2002 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems of the love of England by William Henry Draper( Book )

3 editions published in 1914 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All creatures of our God and king : four-part S.A.T.B. by E. T Chapman( )

1 edition published in 1928 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A harvest of myrrh and spices gathered from the mysteries of the Lord's passion (1610)( Book )

2 editions published in 1898 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feeding the mind by Lewis Carroll( Book )

4 editions published in 1907 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A manuscript of a lecture Lewis Carroll once gave about the "diet" of our minds and how to keep one's mind from growing fat
All creatures of our God and king : Lasst uns erfreuen by Gerrard Williams( )

2 editions published in 1927 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The elder brother; a comedie by John Fletcher( Book )

4 editions published in 1915 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Acts I and V are ascribed to Philip Massinger, who probably completed the play after Fletcher's death. In verse. Printer's and publishers' names from STC. Signatures: [A]2 B-I4 K2. Reproduction of the original in the British Library. (marc) 99838141. (stc) STC (2nd ed.) 11066. (stc) Greg, II, 515(a). (vid) 2504. (DLPS) A00960.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A00960.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions. Massinger, Philip, 1583-1640
Two hymns of praise. for mixed choir (SATB) and organ by Mack Wilberg( )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ode on the laying of the foundation stone of Liverpool Cathedral by His Majesty King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra, July 19th, 1904 by William Henry Draper( Book )

3 editions published in 1904 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A canticle of praise by Richard Purvis( )

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

All creatures of our God and king : for SATB chorus and organ : Lasst uns erfreuen by Julian Wachner( )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Prince of Peace : SATB by Ronald A Nelson( )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The elder brother : a comedy, first printed in 1637 by John Fletcher( Book )

2 editions published in 1915 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.60 (from 0.22 for Devotions ... to 0.85 for An ode on ...)

Alternative Names
ドレーパー, ウイリヤム エイチ

Languages
English (66)