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Thorp, Willard 1899-1990

Overview
Works: 138 works in 586 publications in 6 languages and 16,990 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Bibliography  Biography  Psychological fiction  Didactic fiction  History  Sea stories  Drama  Juvenile works 
Roles: Editor, Author, Author of introduction, Other, Speaker, Author of afterword, colophon, etc.
Classifications: PS3507.R55, 810.9
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Most widely held works about Willard Thorp
 
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Literary history of the United States by Robert Ernest Spiller( Book )

85 editions published between 1946 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This survey covers the history of United States literature from prominent writers including Jonathan Edwards, Benjamin Franklin, Washington Irving, James Fenimore Cooper, Edgar Allan Poe, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Henry David Thoreau, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Herman Melville, Walt Whitman, Longfellow, Holmes, Lowell, William Dean Howells, Sidney Lanier, Emily Dickinson, Mark Twain, Henry James, Henry Adams, Edwin Arlington Robinson, Theodore Dreiser, and Eugene O'Neil
American writing in the twentieth century by Willard Thorp( Book )

65 editions published between 1959 and 1987 in 6 languages and held by 1,941 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 1,371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

32 editions published between 1941 and 1971 in English and held by 1,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American humorists by Willard Thorp( Book )

22 editions published between 1964 and 1979 in English and Portuguese and held by 1,082 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 1,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

33 editions published between 1916 and 1970 in English and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Representative selections by Herman Melville( Book )

6 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy Budd and other tales by Herman Melville( Book )

16 editions published between 1956 and 1964 in English and held by 625 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 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American literary record by Willard Thorp( Book )

14 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 485 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 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

11 editions published between 1946 and 1968 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs from the Restoration theater by Willard Thorp( )

5 editions published between 1934 and 1970 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern writing by Willard Thorp( Book )

9 editions published between 1944 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sister Carrie by Theodore Dreiser( Book )

11 editions published between 1961 and 1980 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Carrie Meeber leaves home for the first time and experiences work, love, and the pleasures and responsibilities of independence in late-nineteenth-century Chicago and New York
Moby-Dick, or, The whale by Herman Melville( Book )

8 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

7 editions published between 1948 and 2008 in English and held by 235 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 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moby Dick, or, The whale by Herman Melville( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"At first glimpse, it?s the story of the obsessed Captain Ahab, obsessed with revenge against the enormous white sperm whale that wrecked his earlier ship and took off his leg. A closer reading unearths deeper symbolism and a discussion about the very existence of God. Aside from its impressive scope, the novel provides a fascinating window into the long-gone world of 19th century whaling." --Amazon.com
 
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Alternative Names
Thorp, Wilhelm 1899-1990

Thorp Willard William 1899-1990

Thorp, William Willard 1899-

Thorp, William Willard 1899-1990

Throp, William Willard

Willard Thorp

Willard Thorp Amerikaans econoom (1899-1990)

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