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Layman Dos Passos Collection

Overview
Works: 61 works in 90 publications in 3 languages and 8,591 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Pictorial works  Illustrated works  Psychological fiction  War fiction  Autobiographies  Drama  History  Sources 
Classifications: PS3507.O743, 813.52
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Most widely held works by Layman Dos Passos Collection
Life's picture history of World War II( Book )

1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 1,650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Product Description: Life's Picture History of World War II Large format (14" x 10.5") hardcover. 368 pages including many of Life's classic black & white photos, glossary and index
The best times : an informal memoir by John Dos Passos( Book )

2 editions published between 1966 and 1968 in English and held by 1,203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These memoirs begin with a loving portrait of Dos Passos' father, the successful, self-made son of a Portuguese immigrant. The author goes on to tell of his education at Harvard, his experiences as an ambulance driver in France during World War I, his danger-charged travels through the countries of the Near East which were riddled with bandits, bedbugs and fiery revolutionaries, his sojourn in Soviet Russia - seeing Spain with the Hemingways, Paris with the expatriates, New York with the Fitzgeralds
Easter Island : island of enigmas by John Dos Passos( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three soldiers by John Dos Passos( Book )

6 editions published between 1921 and 1988 in English and German and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three Soldiers portrays the lives of a trio of army privates: Fuselli, an Italian American store clerk from San Francisco; Chrisfield, a farm boy from Indiana; and Andrews, a musically gifted Harvard graduate from New York
The nō plays of Japan by Arthur Waley( Book )

1 edition published in 1922 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume includes translations of twenty famous Nō plays, and summaries of many more. In addition, the author offers extracts from the last works of Seami, an actor-author of the fourteenth century
A pushcart at the curb by John Dos Passos( Book )

1 edition published in 1922 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though best known as a novelist, Dos Passos was also a talented poet, as this 1922 volume of travel poems demonstrates. The contents are: Winter in Castile, Nights at Bassano, Vagones de Tercera, Quai de la Tournelle, On Foreign Travel, and Phases of the Moon
Manhattan transfer by John Dos Passos( Book )

8 editions published between 1925 and 1979 in English and Spanish and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thread of continuity binds these vignettes of incidents and characters living in New York City in the 1920's
Streets of night by John Dos Passos( Book )

3 editions published between 1923 and 1962 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel begun in college and then reworked for seven years, this work mirrors the author's experience at Harvard and in greater Boston. The novel reflects young Dos Passos's interests in aestheticism, Greek and Roman culture, and Walt Whitman
The Harvard book : selections from three centuries by William Bentinck-Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

District of Columbia / John Dos Passos by John Dos Passos( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three plays : the garbage man, airways, inc., fortune heights by John Dos Passos( Book )

1 edition published in 1934 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Singing jailbirds : a drama in four acts by Upton Sinclair( Book )

2 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

U.S.A. : a dramatic revue by Paul Shyre( Book )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roger Bloomer : a play in three acts by John Howard Lawson( Book )

1 edition published in 1923 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Dos Passos' Manhattan transfer by Sinclair Lewis( Book )

1 edition published in 1926 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harlan miners speak : report on terrorism in the Kentucky coal fields by National Committee for the Defense of Political Prisoners( Book )

2 editions published in 1932 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Dreiser Committee, including writers Theodore Dreiser, John Dos Passos, and Sherwood Anderson, investigated the desperate situation of striking Kentucky miners in November 1931. When the Communist-led National Miners Union competed against the more conservative United Mine Workers of America for greater union membership, class resentment turned to warfare. Harlan Miners Speak, originally published in 1932, is an invaluable record that illustrates the living and working conditions of the miners during the 1930s. This edition of Harlan Miners Speak, with a new introduction by noted historian
Panama : or, the adventures of my seven uncles by Blaise Cendrars( Book )

1 edition published in 1931 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Midcentury by John Dos Passos( Book )

2 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billede af vor tid sammenstillede af autentiske beretninger, biografier og noveller
Red dawn by Pío Baroja( Book )

1 edition published in 1924 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to Baltimore architecture by John R Dorsey( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From eighteenth-century mansions to urban high-rise buildings, the book chronicles two hundred years of architectural history through an exploration of the city's most beautiful and significant structures. Grouped by neighborhood in walking and driving tours, each building is pictured and described with a commentary on its history and style
 
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