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McBurney, William H. (William Harlin) 1919-1967

Overview
Works: 15 works in 103 publications in 4 languages and 3,520 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography  Drama  Fiction  History 
Roles: Editor, Author, Contributor, Compiler
Classifications: PR3541.L5, 822.5
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Most widely held works by William H McBurney
The London merchant by George Lillo( Book )

24 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in English and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mrs. Millwood is beautiful, intelligent, and ambitious, but London gives her no means of support except to seduce men. Love for her leads eighteen-year-old Barnwell to deceit, theft, and murder. ""What are your laws, "" Mrs. Millwood asks, ""but the fool's wisdom and the coward's valor, the instrument and screen of all your villainies by which you punish in others what you act out yourselves, had you been in their circumstances? The judge who condemns the poor man for being a thief had been a thief himself, had he been poor. Thus you go on deceiving and being deceived, harassing, plaguing, an
Four before Richardson : selected English novels, 1720-1727 by William H McBurney( Book )

22 editions published between 1963 and 2002 in English and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fatal curiosity by George Lillo( Book )

14 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in 3 languages and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A check list of English prose fiction, 1700-1739 by William H McBurney( Book )

18 editions published between 1959 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The virtuous orphan, or, The life of Marianne, Countess of ***** : an eighteenth-century English translation by Mrs. Mary Mitchell Collyer of Marivaux's La vie de Marianne by Pierre Carlet de Chamblain de Marivaux( Book )

4 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Marianne raconte Marianne: une femme mûre évoque son passé en contant à une amie les suites d'épreuves et de bonheurs qui jalonnent son existence."--Cover
English prose fiction, 1700-1800, in the University of Illinois Library by William H McBurney( Book )

6 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four before Richardson : selected English novels by William H McBurney( Book )

4 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A check list of English prose fiction 1700-1799 by William H McBurney( Book )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English Prose Fiction, 1700-1800, in the University of Illinois Library. Compiled by William H. McBurney, with the assistance of Charlene M. Taylor by University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus)( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fatal Curiosity. Edited by William H. McBurney by George Lillo( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Formative influences on the English novel, 1700-1739 by William H McBurney( Book )

1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Wallace Stevens by William H McBurney( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

English prose fiction, 700-1800, in the University of Illinois Library by William H McBurney( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

by William H McBurney( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence relating to acquisitions to the University of Illinois Library's collection of 18th-century English fiction and to the preparation and publication of McBurney's Checklist of English Prose Fiction 1700-1800 in the University of Illinois Library; together with the article What George Lillo Reads, mss. and xeroxed copies of early editions of Lillo's play Fatal Curiosity, and printed copy of an edition of Fatal Curiosity edited by McBurney
 
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The London merchant
Alternative Names
Harlin McBurney, William

MacBurney, William H.

MacBurney, William H. 1919-1967

MacBurney, William Harlin 1919-1967

McBurney, William H.

McBurney, William Harlin.

McBurney, William Harlin 1919-1967

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