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Fiske, Willard 1831-1904

Overview
Works: 1,314 works in 1,813 publications in 5 languages and 5,385 library holdings
Genres: Bibliographies  Catalogs  History  Biographies  Personal correspondence  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Periodicals  Bibliographies 
Roles: Former owner, Author, Editor, Adapter, Other, Inscriber, Honoree, Dedicatee, Correspondent, Author of introduction, Creator, Contributor, Donor
Classifications: F593, 851.154
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Most widely held works about Willard Fiske
 
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Most widely held works by Willard Fiske
Catalogue of the Dante collection presented by Willard Fiske by Cornell University( Book )

in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue of the Petrarch collection bequeathed by Willard Fiske by Cornell University( Book )

10 editions published in 1916 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of Hernando de Soto and Florida, or, Record of the events of fifty-six years, from 1512 to 1568 by Barnard Shipp( )

1 edition published in 1881 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue of the Icelandic collection bequeathed by Willard Fiske by Cornell University( Book )

14 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue of Runic literature, forming a part of the Icelandic collection bequeathed by Willard Fiske by Cornell University( Book )

14 editions published in 1918 in English and German and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue of the Icelandic collection bequeathed by Willard Fiske by Cornell University( Book )

17 editions published in 1914 in English and German and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The English sportsman in the western prairies by Grantley F Berkeley( )

1 edition published in 1861 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chess in Iceland and in Icelandic literature, with historical notes on other table-games by Willard Fiske( Book )

14 editions published between 1901 and 2007 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book gives an account of the importance of the game in Icelandic literature
Catalogue of the Rhaeto-Romanic collection presented to the library by Willard Fiske by Cornell University( Book )

4 editions published between 1885 and 1894 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memorials of Willard Fiske by Willard Fiske( Book )

8 editions published between 1920 and 2010 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chess tales & chess miscellanies by Daniel Willard Fiske( Book )

10 editions published in 1912 in English and Undetermined and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This trip through the literary side of chess mania contains many humorous short stories and anecdotes. Professor Williard Fiske, organizer of the American Chess Congress and editor of "Chess Monthly," wrote these pieces for his magazine over several decades. The topics covered include a fantastic tale of chess in Hades, an imagining of ancient Romans' introduction to the Indian game chaturanga (the ancestor of modern chess), first person tales of games, chess poems and fables involving chess. A section of historical sketches traces the development of the game, and the book also includes biographies of several famous chess devotees, including Benjamin Franklin
The growth & importance of the Cornell Dante collection by Theodore Wesley Koch( Book )

3 editions published in 1900 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue of the Icelandic collection bequeathed by Willard Fiske by Cornell University( Book )

11 editions published in 1927 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Egyptian alphabet for the Egyptian People by Willard Fiske( Book )

16 editions published between 1897 and 2016 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A catalogue of Petrarch books by Willard Fiske( )

11 editions published in 1882 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chess monthly : an American chess serial( )

in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agrûmyja maṣry maktûba bil lisân el maṣry, we maʻha amsila by Willard Fiske( Book )

5 editions published in 1904 in Arabic and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue of the Dante collection presented by Willard Fiske by Cornell University( )

6 editions published in 1921 in English and Multiple languages and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Chess in Iceland and in Icelandic literature, with historical notes on other table-games
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Alternative Names
Daniel Willard Fiske

Fiske, D. W. 1831-1904

Fiske, D. W. (Daniel Willard), 1831-1904

Fiske, Daniel W. 1831-1904

Fiske, Daniel Willard

Fiske, Daniel Willard 1831-1904

Fiske, W. 1831-1904

Fiske, W. (Willard), 1831-1904

Fiske Willard

Fiske, Willard 1831-1904

W.F 1831-1904

Willard Fiske Amerikaans taalkundige (1831-1904)

Willard Fiske bibliografo, linguista e scacchista statunitense

Willard Fiske bibliographe et philologue, bibliothècaire à l'Université de Cornell

Фиске, Даниел Уиллард

Фиске, Даниел Уиллард американский шахматист

ويلارد فيسك لاعب شطرنج أمريكي

ダニエル・ウィラード・フィスケ

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