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Riley, James Whitcomb 1849-1916

Overview
Works: 1,378 works in 3,247 publications in 1 language and 47,172 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Juvenile works  Records and correspondence  History  Drama  Fiction  Prose poems  Love poetry 
Roles: Author, Lyricist, Performer, Signer, Composer, Honoree
Classifications: PS2704, 811.4
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Most widely held works about James Whitcomb Riley
 
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The complete poetical works of James Whitcomb Riley by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

37 editions published between 1883 and 1999 in English and held by 1,936 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents over one thousand poems by nineteenth-century Indiana poet James Whitcomb Riley
Riley love-lyrics by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

37 editions published between 1883 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Riley child-rhymes by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

49 editions published between 1890 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of 39 of James Whitcomb Riley's signature poems
Riley farm-rhymes by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

33 editions published between 1883 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1883, this charming book includes many of James Whitcomb Riley's signature poems, including ""Thoughts fer the Discuraged Farmer"" and ""When the Frost Is on the Punkin."" Also graced by noted Brown County artist Will Vawter's folksy illustrations of farm scenes from our past, this Library of Indiana Classics edition faithfully reproduces the 1905 edition. A must-have for Riley enthusiasts everywhere, it offers a warm look at how farm life was depicted over a century ago
The gobble-uns 'll git you ef you don't watch out! : James Whitcomb Riley's "Little Orphant Annie" by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

4 editions published between 1972 and 1975 in English and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gobble-uns tales as told by Little Orphant Annie
Rhymes of childhood by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

49 editions published between 1890 and 2010 in English and held by 849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poetry for children
Afterwhiles by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

73 editions published between 1887 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Shelf2Life Literature and Fiction Collection is a unique set of short stories, poems and novels from the late 19th to early 20th centuries. From tales of love, life and heartbreaking loss to humorous stories of ghost encounters, these volumes captivate the imaginations of readers young and old. Included in this collection are a variety of dramatic and spirited poems that contemplate the mysteries of life and celebrate the wild beauty of nature. The Shelf2Life Literature and Fiction Collection provides readers with an opportunity to enjoy and study these iconic literary works, many of which were written during a period of remarkable creativity
An old sweetheart of mine by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

28 editions published between 1888 and 2010 in English and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Green fields and running brooks by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

37 editions published between 1892 and 2012 in English and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pipes o' Pan at Zekesbury by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

51 editions published between 1888 and 2013 in English and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the frost is on the punkin by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

9 editions published between 1911 and 2012 in English and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic poem of autumn is accompanied by illustrations of a young girl's day on a farm
Armazindy by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

34 editions published between 1894 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Orphant Annie by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

8 editions published between 1923 and 1998 in English and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The well-known poem about a servant girl whose cautionary "witch-tales" warn of "gobble-uns" that steal misbehaving children
A child-world by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

39 editions published between 1896 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The flying islands of the night by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

33 editions published between 1891 and 2010 in English and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of joyous children by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

41 editions published between 1902 and 2011 in English and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compiles more than sixty of the poet's works, written for both children and adults, expressing his observations of the simple life and revealing his sense of humor
Riley songs o' cheer by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

10 editions published between 1883 and 2013 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems here at home by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

41 editions published between 1893 and 2010 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old-fashioned roses by James Whitcomb Riley( Book )

58 editions published between 1888 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guest at the Ludlow by Bill Nye( Book )

2 editions published between 1896 and 1969 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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When the frost is on the punkin
Alternative Names
Iacobus Whitcomb Riley

James Whitcomb Riley Amerikaans auteur

James Whitcomb Riley amerikansk poet

James Whitcomb Riley scrittore e poeta statunitense

James Whitcomb Riley US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller und Dichter

Johnson, B. F. 1849-1916

Johnson, Benj. F. 1849-1916 of Boone

Johnson, Benj. F. of Boone, 1849-1916

Johnson, Benjamin F.

Riley, J. W. 1849-1916

Riley, James W. 1849-1916

Whitcomb James Riley 1849-1916

Whitcomb Riley James 1849-1916

جيمس ويتكومب رايلي

ジェームズ・ウイットコム・ライリー

Languages
English (792)

Covers
Riley love-lyricsRiley child-rhymesRhymes of childhoodAfterwhilesPipes o' Pan at ZekesburyWhen the frost is on the punkinArmazindyA child-world