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Scott, Fred Newton 1860-1931

Overview
Works: 140 works in 432 publications in 1 language and 4,706 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Honoree
Classifications: PE1421, 808
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An introduction to the methods and materials of literary criticism, the bases in aesthetics and poetics by Charles Mills Gayley ( Book )
24 editions published between 1899 and 2010 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Plays by Leonid Andreyev ( Book )
17 editions published between 1915 and 1925 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The teaching of English in the elementary and the secondary school by George Rice Carpenter ( Book )
22 editions published between 1903 and 1927 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A guide to the literature of æsthetics by Charles Mills Gayley ( Book )
16 editions published between 1890 and 1974 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The philosophy of style by Herbert Spencer ( Book )
14 editions published between 1890 and 1917 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Herbert Spencer was an English philosopher, prominent classical liberal political theorist, and sociological theorist of the Victorian era. He exerted a great influence on literature and rhetoric, with his 1852 essay, The Philosophy of Style, explored a growing trend of formalist approaches to writing. Highly focused on the proper placement and ordering of the parts of an English sentence, he created a guide for effective composition. Spencer's aim was to free prose writing from as much "friction and inertia" as possible, so that the reader would not be slowed by strenuous deliberat
The principles of success in literature by George Henry Lewes ( Book )
11 editions published between 1891 and 1969 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This 1891 volume of essays, in the words of its editor, Fred Scott, is just the work to go into the hands of those that hope and despair of the teacher of rhetoric the callow young man with a sneaking ambition for literature Lewes examines how such elements as vision, sincerity, beauty, and style determine literary success or failure
Elementary English composition by Fred Newton Scott ( Book )
12 editions published between 1900 and 1908 in English and Undetermined and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lessons in English by Fred Newton Scott ( Book )
16 editions published between 1906 and 1921 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The standard of American speech and other papers by Fred Newton Scott ( Book )
12 editions published between 1917 and 1988 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Composition-rhetoric : designed for use in secondary schools by Fred Newton Scott ( Book )
9 editions published between 1897 and 1898 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essays on style, rhetoric, and language by Thomas De Quincey ( Book )
6 editions published in 1893 in English and Undetermined and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paragraph-writing : a rhetoric for colleges by Fred Newton Scott ( Book )
6 editions published in 1909 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paragraph-writing by Fred Newton Scott ( Book )
14 editions published between 1893 and 2011 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Composition-literature by Fred Newton Scott ( Book )
4 editions published in 1902 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An estimate of the value and influence of works of fiction in modern times by Thomas Hill Green ( Book )
10 editions published between 1911 and 2011 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The new composition-rhetoric by Fred Newton Scott ( Book )
7 editions published in 1911 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A brief English grammar by Fred Newton Scott ( Book )
6 editions published between 1905 and 1908 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selections from the Old Testament ( Book )
6 editions published between 1910 and 1929 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
... Webster's first Bunker hill oration and Washington's farewell address; edited with notes and an introduction by Daniel Webster ( Book )
2 editions published in 1905 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Audience level: 0.74 (from 0.23 for Compositio ... to 1.00 for Eliza Jane ...)
Alternative Names
Scott, F. N.
Languages
English (249)
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