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Cowper, William 1731-1800

Overview
Works: 3,114 works in 9,013 publications in 5 languages and 83,241 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Epic poetry  Fiction  Biographies  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Personal correspondence  Epic poetry, Greek  Bibliography  Action and adventure fiction 
Roles: Author, Translator, Other, Editor, Lyricist, Creator, Librettist, Former owner, Contributor, Honoree
Classifications: PA4025.A5, 883.01
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Most widely held works about William Cowper
 
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Most widely held works by William Cowper
The poetical works of William Cowper by William Cowper( Book )

419 editions published between 1784 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life of William Cowper by J.M. Ross.__
Olney hymns by William Cowper( )

20 editions published between 1779 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The task by William Cowper( )

67 editions published between 1803 and 2018 in English and held by 2,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Translations from the French of Madame de la Mothe Guion( )

6 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The task : a poem in six books by William Cowper( Book )

111 editions published between 1785 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Olney hymns : in three books. Book I. On select texts of Scripture. Book II. On occasional subjects. Book III. On the progress and changes of the spiritual life by John Newton( )

186 editions published between 1779 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book I. On select texts of scripture.--Book II. On occassional subjects.--Book III. On the progress and changes of the spiritual life
Poems, by William Cowper, in two volumes by William Cowper( )

81 editions published between 1787 and 1805 in English and held by 1,230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The diverting history of John Gilpin : shewing how he went farther than he intended and came safe home again by William Cowper( Book )

115 editions published between 1792 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The diverting history of John Gilpin by William Cowper( Book )

193 editions published between 1785 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 919 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hilarious account of John Gilpin's horseback ride to meet his wife for dinner to celebrate their 20th wedding anniversary. Includes a brief biography of the author and a glossary of archaic words and phrases used in the poem
Poetical works by William Cowper( Book )

47 editions published between 1911 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems by Jeanne Marie Bouvier de La Motte Guyon( Book )

36 editions published between 1801 and 1975 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poems of William Cowper by William Cowper( Book )

in English and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"These volumes complete the Oxford English Texts edition of Cowper's poems, and include most of his finest works, from much-anthologized short poems like The Poplar-Field and The Retired Cat to longer works such as The Cast-Away"--Publisher
Poems of William Cowper by William Cowper( Book )

52 editions published between 1810 and 2017 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Odyssey by Homer( Book )

55 editions published between 1792 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Homer's Odyssey is the thrilling and moving tale of the wanderings of the hero Odysseys after the end of the Trojan war. For ten years he experiences storm, shipwreck and seduction as he tries to find a way home to Ithaca, contending with the wrath of Poseidon but protected by Pallas Athena. Meanwhile, his wife Penelope is beset by suitors who believe him dead
Poems : by William Cowper, Of the Inner Temple, Esq. In two volumes. by William Cowper( )

17 editions published between 1790 and 1800 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The diverting history of John Gilpin : showing how he went farther than he intended and came safe home again by William Cowper( Book )

38 editions published between 1796 and 1994 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When John Gilpin tries to join his wife to celebrate their wedding anniversary, his borrowed horse runs away with him
Table talk, and other poems by William Cowper( Book )

54 editions published between 1800 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life & strange surprising adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York, mariner by Daniel Defoe( )

22 editions published between 1826 and 1880 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The diary of an Englishman shipwrecked for almost thirty years on a small isolated island where, using wit and industry, he manages to build life anew
Cowper: poetry and prose by William Cowper( Book )

22 editions published between 1921 and 2010 in English and French and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The task : a poem by William Cowper( Book )

51 editions published between 1795 and 2013 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The poems of William Cowper Poems of William Cowper
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The poems of William CowperPoems of William CowperThe OdysseyWilliam Cowper of the Inner Temple, Esq.; a study of his life and works to the year 1768The letters and prose writings of William CowperThe life of William Cowper
Alternative Names
A. William Cowper

Cawper William

Cowper.

Cowper, William

Cowper Wm.

William Cowper angol költő

William Cowper britisk poet

William Cowper Brits dichter (1731-1800)

William Cowper brittisk poet

William Cowper englischer Dichter

William Cowper İngiliz şair ve hümanist (1731 - 1800)

William Cowper poeta inglese

William Cowper poète anglais

Вільям Коўпер

Вільям Коўпер англійскі паэт

Вільям Купер Англійський поет і гуманіст

Купер, Уильям

Уилям Купър

ויליאם קופר

ויליאם קופר סופר בריטי

وليام كوبر

ولیم کوپر

ویلیام کوپر شاعر بریتانیایی

विल्यम कूपर

ਵਿਲੀਅਮ ਕੂਪਰ

ဝီလီယံ ကောင်းပါး

쿠퍼, 윌리엄 1731-1800

ウィリアム・クーパー

クーパー, ウィリアム

クーパー, ウィリアム 1731-1800

威廉·古柏

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