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Thorp, Willard 1899-1990

Overview
Works: 139 works in 563 publications in 6 languages and 17,108 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Biography  Psychological fiction  History  Didactic fiction  Bildungsromans  Sea stories  Adventure stories, American 
Roles: Editor, Author, Author of introduction, Other, Compiler, Author of afterword, colophon, etc., ed, Speaker
Classifications: PS3507.R55, 813.52
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Most widely held works about Willard Thorp
 
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Most widely held works by Willard Thorp
Literary history of the United States by Robert Ernest Spiller( Book )

82 editions published between 1946 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American writing in the twentieth century by Willard Thorp( Book )

59 editions published between 1960 and 1987 in 6 languages and held by 1,946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Oxford anthology of English poetry by Howard Foster Lowry( Book )

19 editions published between 1935 and 1985 in English and held by 1,405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For other editions, see Author Catalog
American humorists by Willard Thorp( Book )

30 editions published between 1964 and 1979 in 3 languages and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

AMERICANS, in the early days, imported much of their humor and made it over. Addison and Steele were influential; Dickens had his American imitators. Baron Munchausen's adventures were particularly popular in this country. Many of his tales disappeared into American folklore and rose again as transformed American tall tales
A southern reader by Willard Thorp( Book )

5 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 1,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American issues by Willard Thorp( Book )

18 editions published between 1941 and 1960 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The triumph of realism in Elizabethan drama, 1558-1612 by Willard Thorp( Book )

32 editions published between 1916 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Representative selections by Herman Melville( Book )

7 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy Budd and other tales by Herman Melville( Book )

15 editions published between 1956 and 1964 in English and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy Budd: "Narrates the hatred of petty officer Claggart by Billy, handsome Spanish sailor. Billy strikes and kills Claggart, and is condemned by Captain Vere even though the latter senses Billy's spiritual innocence." Haydn. Thesaurus of book Dig
The voice of England; a history of English literature by Charles Grosvenor Osgood( Book )

1 edition published in 1935 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American literary record by Willard Thorp( Book )

14 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poetry of the transition, 1850-1914 by Thomas Marc Parrott( Book )

10 editions published between 1932 and 1972 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American issues: The social record by Willard Thorp( Book )

14 editions published between 1960 and 1971 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lives of eighteen from Princeton by Willard Thorp( Book )

12 editions published between 1946 and 1968 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs from the Restoration theater by Willard Thorp( )

4 editions published between 1934 and 1970 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern writing by Willard Thorp( Book )

8 editions published between 1944 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sister Carrie ; Jennie Gerhardt ; Twelve men by Theodore Dreiser( Book )

10 editions published between 1961 and 1980 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a beautiful innocent small-town girl who goes to Chicago and lives a life that changes from struggling to success
Moby Dick; or, The whale by Herman Melville( Book )

9 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fatal jealousie : (1673) by Henry Neville Payne( Book )

5 editions published between 1948 and 2005 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two addresses delivered to members of the Grolier Club by Grolier Club( Book )

2 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Sister Carrie ; Jennie Gerhardt ; Twelve men
Alternative Names
Thorp, Wilhelm 1899-1990

Thorp Willard William 1899-1990

Thorp, William Willard 1899-

Thorp, William Willard 1899-1990

Throp, William Willard

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Billy Budd and other talesSister Carrie ; Jennie Gerhardt ; Twelve men