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Van Dyke, Henry 1852-1933

Overview
Works: 686 works in 2,731 publications in 5 languages and 47,676 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Christmas stories  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Juvenile works  Personal narratives  Prayers and devotions  History  Christian fiction  Personal narratives‡vAmerican 
Roles: Author, Editor, Lyricist, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3117, 814
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Most widely held works about Henry Van Dyke
 
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The story of the other wise man by Henry Van Dyke( Book )

144 editions published between 1895 and 2014 in English and Telugu and held by 3,199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of Artaban, the "fourth wise man", who sold all he possessed and bought three jewels to present to the Christ-child. He helped people while on his search for the new-born Messian, and fulfilled his goal on the day of Christ's Crucifixion. Artaban could not have predicted how his eventful journey would end
The blue flower by Henry Van Dyke( Book )

92 editions published between 1893 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry van Dyke (1852-1933) was an American clergyman, educator, and author. He graduated from Princeton in 1873, and from Princeton Theological Seminary in 1874. He was pastor of the Brick Presbyterian Church, New York City (1883-99), professor of English literature at Princeton (1899-1923), and U.S. minister to the Netherlands (1913-16).As President Wilson's ambassador to the Netherlands from 1913, Van Dyke was a first-hand witness to the outbreak of World War I and its progress, and was a key player in the President's diplomatic efforts to keep the U.S. out of the conflict. He wrote the lyrics to the popular hymn, "Joyful, Joyful We Adore Thee" (1907), sung to the tune of Beethoven's "Ode to Joy". This is a collection of his short stories on various religious themes that describe graphically the human journey in its search for happiness. Among his popular inspirational writings are the two Christmas stories, The Other Wise Man (1896) and The First Christmas Tree (1897)
Little rivers : a book of essays in profitable idleness by Henry Van Dyke( Book )

96 editions published between 1895 and 2011 in English and held by 1,202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fisherman's luck, and some other uncertain things by Henry Van Dyke( Book )

94 editions published between 1899 and 2010 in English and held by 1,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For other editions, see Author Catalog
The ruling passion; tales of nature and human nature by Henry Van Dyke( Book )

51 editions published between 1901 and 1999 in English and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this book, Van Dyke wants to tell about ruling passions from the perspective of characters who are chosen for the most part among plain people, because their feelings are expressed with fewer words and greater truth, not being costumed for social effect."--Goodreads
The poetry of Tennyson by Henry Van Dyke( Book )

72 editions published between 1889 and 2013 in English and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spirit of Christmas by Henry Van Dyke( Book )

45 editions published between 1901 and 2015 in English and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Companionable books by Henry Van Dyke( Book )

19 editions published between 1922 and 1927 in English and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays in application by Henry Van Dyke( Book )

21 editions published between 1905 and 1970 in English and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poems of Henry Van Dyke by Henry Van Dyke( Book )

30 editions published between 1911 and 2009 in English and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mansion by Henry Van Dyke( Book )

35 editions published between 1911 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is an EXACT reproduction of a book published before 1923. This IS NOT an OCR'd book with strange characters, introduced typographical errors, and jumbled words. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book
The unknown quantity : a book of romance and some half-told tales by Henry Van Dyke( Book )

31 editions published between 1912 and 2012 in English and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This volume contains nineteen very pleasant short stories, all of which have some mystical touch in them."--The Spectator
Days off and other digressions : illustrated by Henry Van Dyke( Book )

2 editions published in 1907 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in Tennyson by Henry Van Dyke( Book )

18 editions published between 1920 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1920 volume offers the American author's analysis of a selection of significant Tennyson poems
The valley of vision : a book of romance, and some half-told tales by Henry Van Dyke( Book )

26 editions published between 1919 and 2010 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first Christmas tree by Henry Van Dyke( Book )

59 editions published between 1897 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The First Christmas Tree A Story of the Forest : Classic Christmas Children's Book
The spirit of America by Henry Van Dyke( Book )

26 editions published between 1910 and 1928 in English and German and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fighting for peace by Henry Van Dyke( Book )

32 editions published between 1917 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music, and other poems by Henry Van Dyke( Book )

39 editions published between 1904 and 2002 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Counsels by the way by Henry Van Dyke( Book )

23 editions published between 1897 and 1970 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The story of the other wise man
Alternative Names
Dijke, Henry van 1852-1933

Dyke, H. van 1852-1933

Dyke, Henry van.

Dyke Henry van 1852-1933

Dyke, Henry van Prosaiker, Dichter 1852-1933

Henry van Dyke Amerikaans schrijver

Henry van Dyke amerikansk diplomat och författare

Henry van Dyke amerikansk diplomat og skribent

Henry van Dyke écrivain américain

Henry van Dyke scrittore statunitense

Van-Dik Prosaiker, Dichter 1852-1933

Van Dyke, Henry

Van Dyke Henry I. 1852-1933

Van Dyke, Henry J

Van Dyke, Henry J. (Henry Jackson), 1852-1933

Van Dyke, Henry Jackson.

Van Dyke Henry Jackson 1852-1933

Van Dyke, Henry Prosaiker, Dichter 1852-1933

Vandyke, Henry 1852-1933

Χένρυ Φαν Ντάικ

Хенри ван Дайк

فان ديك، هنري، 1852-1933

فنديك، هنرى

هنري فنديك، 1852-1933

هنری ون دایک نویسنده و دیپلمات آمریکایی

ڤان ديك، هنرى

ڤنديك، هنرى

반 다이크, 헨리 1852-1933

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Languages
English (1,074)

German (3)

Telugu (1)

French (1)

Arabic (1)

Covers
The blue flowerFisherman's luck, and some other uncertain thingsThe poetry of TennysonThe spirit of ChristmasCompanionable booksThe poems of Henry Van DykeThe mansionThe valley of vision : a book of romance, and some half-told tales