WorldCat Identities

Holmes, Oliver Wendell

Overview
Works: 6 works in 6 publications in 1 language and 6 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Humor  Anecdotes  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS1964, 347
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Oliver Wendell Holmes
The common law by Oliver Wendell Holmes( )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"The Common Law is Oliver Wendell Holmes' most sustained work of jurisprudence. In it the reader will discern traces of his later thought as found in both his legal opinions and other writings."--BOOK JACKET
John Lothrop Motley. a memoir -- Volume 1 by Oliver Wendell Holmes( )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The poet at the breakfast-table : he talks with his fellow-boarders and the reader by Oliver Wendell Holmes( Book )
1 edition published in 1872 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This 1872 installment in Holmes's popular Breakfast Table series is a fluent, gossipy exchange among the poet of the title and his breakfast companions with the lion's share of conversation belonging to the poet, who delivers his somewhat eccentric and fitfully amusing opinions of books, people, and habits of thought. Written fifteen years after the start of the series, The Poet takes a comparatively calm and nostalgic tone
John Lothrop Motley. a memoir -- Volume 3 by Oliver Wendell Holmes( )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The autocrat of the breakfast-table by Oliver Wendell Holmes( )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This collection of essays, published in 1858, inaugurated a series of similar books that Holmes would publish over the course of his long career. The essays are set in the dining room of a boarding house and feature one-sided humorous perorations by the otherwise unnamed Autocrat on a number of subjects from old age to conversation
John Lothrop Motley. a memoir -- Volume 2 by Oliver Wendell Holmes( )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Audience level: 0.49 (from 0.39 for The autocr ... to 0.60 for The poet a ...)
Languages
English (6)