WorldCat Identities

Knopf, Alfred A. 1892-1984

Overview
Works: 307 works in 356 publications in 2 languages and 2,485 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Portraits  Guidebooks  Bibliography 
Roles: Publisher, Author, Editor, Compiler, Interviewee, Other, Honoree, Recipient, Author of introduction
Classifications: N6537.S7, 760.0924
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Most widely held works about Alfred A Knopf
 
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Most widely held works by Alfred A Knopf
The importance of Crocus by Roger Duvoisin( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Crocus the crocodile discovers his special talents when the Sweetpeas build a pond on their property
Sixty photographs : to celebrate the sixtieth anniversary of Alfred A. Knopf, publisher by Alfred A Knopf( Book )
4 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portrait of a publisher 1915-1965 ( Book )
4 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wings, legs, or fins by Henry B Kane( Book )
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Publishing then and now : 1912-1964 by Alfred A Knopf( Book )
7 editions published in 1964 in English and German and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scotland ( )
in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paris ( )
in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A keepsake for Alfred A. Knopf. Written and printed by various hands, celebrating his fiftieth year as a book publisher ( Book )
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Some random recollections; an informal talk made at the Grolier Club, New York, 21 October 1948 by Alfred A Knopf( Book )
5 editions published between 1949 and 1950 in 3 languages and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joseph Conrad : the romance of his life and of his books by Alfred A Knopf( Book )
4 editions published between 1913 and 1914 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rio de Janeiro Brazil ( )
in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Language : the cultural tool by Daniel Leonard Everett( )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Like other tools, language was invented, can be reinvented or lost, and shows significant variation across cultures. It's as essential to survival as fire - and, like fire, is found in all human societies. Language presents the bold and controversial idea that language is not an innate component of the brain, as has been famously argued by Chomsky and Pinker. Rather, it's a cultural tool which varies much more across different societies than the innateness view suggests. Fusing adventure, anthropology, linguistics and psychology, and drawing on Everett's pioneering research with the Amazonian
Blanche W. Knopf, July 30, 1894-June 4, 1966 by Alfred A Knopf( Book )
1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The doll of Lilac Valley by Cora Cheney( Book )
2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Laurie loses her favorite doll on her way to the Hardwick's Vermont farm, but, once there, discovers other things to play with
The publisher an interview with Alfred A. Knopf ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blanche W. Knopf, July 30, 1894-June 4, 1966 by Alfred A Knopf( )
1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Saul Steinberg by Saul Steinberg( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For Henry with love by Alfred A Knopf( Book )
1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A borzoi book ( )
in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reminiscences of Hergesheimer, Van Vechten, and Mencken by Alfred A Knopf( )
1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Knopf, A. A.
Knopf, Alfred A. 1892-
Knopf, Alfred E. 1892-1984
Languages
English (67)
German (2)