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Rouben Mamoulian Collection (Library of Congress)

Works: 1,810 works in 2,044 publications in 1 language and 595,191 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Biography  Poetry  Juvenile works  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Christian fiction  Political fiction  Records and correspondence  Diaries 
Classifications: PS3525.I972, 813.54
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Publications about Rouben Mamoulian Collection (Library of Congress)
Publications by Rouben Mamoulian Collection (Library of Congress)
Most widely held works by Rouben Mamoulian Collection (Library of Congress)
Jonathan Livingston Seagull by Richard Bach( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 3,372 libraries worldwide
An unusual seagull becomes an outcast from his flock because of his search for a higher purpose in life and his quest for more freedom
The agony and the ecstasy : a novel of Michelangelo by Irving Stone( Book )
1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 3,200 libraries worldwide
Dramatizes the life of the Renaissance artistic genius Michelangelo, recalls his love affairs, his disputes with cardinals and popes, and his years of working on the Sistine Chapel
Shakespeare of London by Marchette Chute( Book )
1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 3,024 libraries worldwide
An account of Shakespeare's life and times based on contemporary documents, none dated later than 1635
The story of civilization by Will Durant( Book )
in English and held by 3,018 libraries worldwide
1. Our oriental heritage; being a history of civilization in Egypt and the Near East to the death of Alexander, and in India, China and Japan from the beginning of our own day; with an introduction on the nature and foundations of civilization.--2. The life of Greece; being a history of Greek civilization from the beginnings, and of civilization in the Near East from the death of Alexander, to the Roman conquest; with an introduction on the prehistoric culture of Crete.--3. Caesar and Christ, a history of Roman civilization and of Christianity from their beginnings to A.D. 325.--4. The age of Faith; a history of medieval civilization (Christian, Islamic, and Judaic) from Constantine to Dante, A.D. 325-1300.--5. The Renaissance; a history of civilization in Italy from 1304-1576 A.D.--6. The Reformation.--7. The Age of Reason begins, 1558-1648.--8. The age of Louis XIV, 1648-1715.--9. The age of Voltaire; a history of civlization in Western Europe from 1715 to 1756, with special emphasis on the conflict between religion and philosophy.--10. Rousseau and revolution; a history of civilization in France, England, and Germany from 1756, and in the remainder of Europe from 1715 to 1789.--11. The age of Napoleon; a history of European civilization from 1789 to 1815
Memoirs by Harry S Truman( Book )
in English and held by 3,010 libraries worldwide
A record of the former President's years in office, his early days in Missouri, his family life, and his appraisals of world leaders and events
A Treasury of American folklore : stories, ballads, and traditions of the people by Benjamin Albert Botkin( Book )
1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 2,905 libraries worldwide
A collection of folklore, including an index of authors, titles, and first lines of songs and an index of subjects and names
Advise and consent by Allen Drury( Book )
1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 2,870 libraries worldwide
The President of the United States nominates the controversial Robert A. Leffingwell to be Secretary of State, and as that startling news reverberates throughout Washington a powerful politician commits suicide, a Congressional Committee comes up with a surprise witness, there is a vote of censure by the Senate, and the cynicism and selfishness and altruism and loyalty and ambitions of America's public servants are revealed
The lessons of history by Will Durant( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 2,850 libraries worldwide
Includes material on the influence of biology, race, character, morals, religion, economics, socialism, government, and war on history
Francis Bacon : the temper of a man by Catherine Drinker Bowen( Book )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 2,785 libraries worldwide
In the fullness of his power and reputation as Lord Chancellor of England, Bacon was impeached by parliament for taking bribes in office, convicted and banished from London and the law courts, At the depth of his fall, at the lowest reach of public disgrace and private agony, Bacon wrote a prayer, confessing to God that he had not used his talents to best advantage
Markings by Dag Hammarskjöld( Book )
1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 2,687 libraries worldwide
Verse and prose
William Shakespeare : a biography by A. L Rowse( Book )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 2,600 libraries worldwide
A biography of Williams Shakespeare
The world according to Garp : a novel by John Irving( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 2,571 libraries worldwide
The pace and language of this novel (filled with stories) are suited to Garp's life anc career: explosive with energy, full of ribaldry and a sense of doom
Old Possum's book of practical cats by T. S Eliot( Book )
2 editions published between 1939 and 1982 in English and held by 2,563 libraries worldwide
These playful verses by a celebrated poet have delighted readers and cat lovers around the world ever since they were gathered for publication in 1939. As Valerie Eliot has pointed out, there are a number of references to cats in T.S. Eliot's work, but it was to his godchildren, particularly Tom Faber and Alison Tandy, in the 1930s, that he first revealed himself as "Old Possum" and for whom he composed his poems
For whom the bell tolls by Ernest Hemingway( Book )
1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 2,546 libraries worldwide
After a young American is injured while blowing up a bridge, he waits alone with a submachine gun for the enemy's approach
Gone with the wind by Margaret Mitchell( Book )
1 edition published in 1936 in English and held by 2,523 libraries worldwide
A monumental classic considered by many to be not only the greatest love story ever written, but also the greatest Civil War saga
Berlin diary : the journal of a foreign correspondent, 1934-1941 by William L Shirer( Book )
2 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 2,449 libraries worldwide
The uncensored and intimate account of William L Shirer's experiences in Germany during World War II
My autobiography by Charlie Chaplin( Book )
1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 2,380 libraries worldwide
Chaplan recalls "his boyhood; the early, casual days of the movies; how he evolved his style, his costumes, his plots, his sudden dazzling success; how he chose his leading ladies; his encounters with great stars and world figures, from Mary Pickford to Gandhi to Bernard Shaw to FDR; his emotional involvements and his four marriages . . . and the political accusations that made him decide to leave the United States."
Too late the phalarope by Alan Paton( Book )
1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 2,300 libraries worldwide
"Too Late the Phalarope is the story of a young white South African police lieutenant, idolized in his community, who violates one of the strictest laws of that country governing the relationship between white and black. It is a portrayal of the desperate struggle within himself of a conscience-striken man, a story told with almost unbearable suspense ..." *** "After violating his country's strictest law governing relationships between the races, a young white South African police lieutenant must struggle alone against the censure of the intolerant society that refuses to forgive his crime."
The shoes of the fisherman, a novel by Morris West( Book )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 2,273 libraries worldwide
A story about the problems of a newly elected Pope from the Ukraine who has spent many years as a prisoner of the Russians in Siberia. He knows, and has the grudging respect of, Russia's Premier. A subplot of a much more temporal nature is the story of an American newspaperman and a young Italian matron
The Blue Nile by Alan Moorehead( Book )
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 2,254 libraries worldwide
Presents a history of the areas surrounding the Blue Nile River, a White Nile tributary running through Ethiopia and Sudan
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