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Pforzheimer Bruce Rogers Collection (Library of Congress)

Overview
Works: 2,359 works in 2,830 publications in 2 languages and 177,575 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Poetry  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  Sea stories  Romance fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Action and adventure fiction 
Classifications: PA4025.A5, 823.8
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Most widely held works by Pforzheimer Bruce Rogers Collection (Library of Congress)
Stories from Shakespeare by Marchette Chute( Book )

1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 1,654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells in prose the 36 comedies, tragedies, and histories appearing in Shakespeare's First Folio
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë( Book )

2 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 1,209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In early nineteenth-century England, an orphaned young woman accepts employment as a governess and soon finds herself in love with her employer who has a terrible secret
Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë( Book )

1 edition published in 1943 in English and held by 1,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 19th century Yorkshire, the passionate attachment between a headstrong young girl and a foundling boy brought up by her father causes disaster for them and many others, even in the next generation
Mr. Franklin : a selection from his personal letters by Benjamin Franklin( Book )

1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 1,129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The heart of Emerson's Journals by Ralph Waldo Emerson( Book )

2 editions published in 1926 in English and held by 1,125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unabridged and unaltered republication of the first edition [1926]
The Odyssey by Homer( Book )

6 editions published between 1868 and 1956 in English and Greek, Modern and held by 1,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new translation of the epic poem retells the story of Odysseus's ten-year voyage home to Ithaca after the Trojan War
Parade's end by Ford Madox Ford( Book )

2 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 1,099 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the author's four novels of the European War, a panorama of England preceding and during the war - "Some do not", "No more parades", "A man could stand up", and "The last post". Also available in the separate volumes
The flowering of New England, 1815-1865 by Van Wyck Brooks( Book )

2 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 1,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scenes and portraits : memories of childhood and youth by Van Wyck Brooks( Book )

3 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete poems of Robert Frost, 1949 by Robert Frost( Book )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Christ in masterpieces of art and the words of the New Testament by Marvin C Ross( Book )

1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Laughter in the next room by Osbert Sitwell( Book )

1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A continuation of the autobiographies, Left hand, right hand! The scarlet tree, and Great morning!
Joseph Conrad: a personal remembrance by Ford Madox Ford( Book )

2 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Alice Freeman Palmer by George Herbert Palmer( Book )

2 editions published in 1908 in English and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alice Elvira Freeman was born in 1855 at Coleville, New York, the daughter of James Warren and Elizabeth Josephine Higley Freeman. She recieved B.A. and Ph.D. degrees at the University of Michigan; was a professor of History of Wellesley College, Wellesly, Massachusetts, and was president of Wellesley. She married George Herbert Palmer (1842-1933) in 1887. They made their home at Cambridge, Massachusetts, and spent several years in Europe. She died at Paris in 1902
Books and printing : a treasury for typophiles by Paul A Bennett( Book )

2 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The journal of Madam Knight by Sarah Kemble Knight( Book )

3 editions published between 1920 and 1935 in English and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A diary written in 1704 by Sarah Kemble Knight. This book acquaints us with the hardships and rewards of travel in colonial New England. On horseback in the dead of winter, Madam Knight made a round trip excursion between Boston and New York, and in her journal recorded the differing customs of the regions
The heart of Thoreau's journals by Henry David Thoreau( Book )

1 edition published in 1927 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The conflict between scientific observation and poetry, reflections on abolition, transcendental philosophy, other concerns are explored in this superb general selection from Thoreau{u2019}s voluminous Journal. Here are "...the choicest fruits of Thoreau..."{u2014}Nation
The gentle reader by Samuel McChord Crothers( Book )

1 edition published in 1903 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and letters of Lafcadio Hearn by Elizabeth Bisland( Book )

1 edition published in 1906 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moby Dick by Herman Melville( Book )

2 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of the wandering sailor Ishmael and his voyage on the whaleship Pequod, commanded by Captain Ahab. Ishmael soon learns that Ahab seeks one specific whale, Moby Dick, a white sperm whale of tremendous size and ferocity. Comparatively few whaleships know of Moby Dick, and fewer yet have encountered him. In a previous encounter, the whale destroyed Ahab's boat and bit off his leg. Ahab intends to take revenge
 
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Alternative Names
Library of Congress Bruce Rogers Collection

Library of Congress. Pforzheimer Bruce Rogers Collection

Pforzheimer Bruce Rogers Collection

Pforzheimer Rogers Coll (Library of Congress)

Pforzheimer Rogers Collection (Library of Congress)

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