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The college book of essays,

Author: James Dow McCallum
Publisher: New York Harcourt, Brace & Company, [1939]
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McCallum, James Dow, 1893-1971.
College book of essays.
New York Harcourt, Brace & Co., [1939]
(OCoLC)612419921
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Dow McCallum
OCLC Number: 1344864
Notes: Selections from the editor's The revised college omnibus. cf. Pref.
Description: vi, 283 pages 24 cm
Contents: [1.] College life and problems: Advice to freshmen / Percy Marks --
The co-eds: God bless 'em! / Bernard De Voto --
Oxford through American eyes / Ralph M. Carson --
Education and propaganda / Carl Joachim Friedrich --
g[2.] Language, literature, culture: Learned words and popular words / J.B. Greenough and G.L. Kittredge --
On Jargon / Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch --
Radio -a brief for the defense / Deems Taylor --
The luxury of integrity / Stuart Chase --
On American leisure / Irwin Edman --
The mucker pose / James Truslow Adams --
Patriotism -but how? / Howard Mumford Jones --
A novelist's allegory / John Galsworthy --
The poetic experience / I.A. Richards --
[3.] Informal essays: Old China, 1823 / Charles Lamb --
An apology for idlers / Robert Louis Stevenson --
Feather brooms ; God bless Shillitoe ; One of the best / Jan Struther --
A boyhood in the bush / Thomas J. LeBlanc --
[4.] The international crisis: Distracted Europe / Ferdinand Schevill --
Arms and the men / editors of "Fortune" --
Ride in the whirlwind / Max Lerner --
Do dictators dictate? / Robert C. Brooks --
Men must act / Lewis Mumford --
The coming victory of democracy / Thomas Mann --
[5.] Modern reporting: Banting, who found insulin / Paul de Kruif --
R.M.S. Titanic / Hanson W. Baldwin --
Girl reporter in Paris / Mary Knight --
The citizen-subjects of Japan / editors of "Fortune" --
[6.] The research paper: Shakespeare and the Ireland forgeries / Derk Bodde.
Responsibility: edited by James Dow McCallum.

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