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Bates, Arlo 1850-1918

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Works: 159 works in 536 publications in 1 language and 6,122 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Musical settings  History  Biography  Parodies, imitations, etc  Conference proceedings  Religious fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Lyricist, Librettist
Classifications: PZ3.B31, 821.7
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The Puritans by Arlo Bates( Book )
38 editions published between 1898 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 683 libraries worldwide
At the dawn of the twentieth century, the chasm between religious faith and secular culture was more pronounced than ever before. That''s the theme at the heart of Arlo Bates'' novel The Puritans, which follows two seminary students as they struggle to reconcile their religious calling with the worldly pleasures that surround them
Talks on the study of literature by Arlo Bates( Book )
9 editions published between 1897 and 2014 in English and held by 406 libraries worldwide
American-born critic Arlo Bates started his career as a journalist and editor, but later turned his efforts to analyzing and championing English literature, which led to him becoming a professor of English at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. This collection brings together a series of enlightening lectures that Bates presented about literature during his tenure. It offers a fascinating glimpse into the ethos behind literary studies at the dawn of the twentieth century
Talks on writing English by Arlo Bates( Book )
14 editions published between 1896 and 1906 in English and Undetermined and held by 316 libraries worldwide
The Philistines by Arlo Bates( Book )
22 editions published between 1888 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 279 libraries worldwide
What happens when a bohemian artist finds himself thrust into the upper echelons of high society? Painter Arthur Fenton woos heiress Edith Caldwell with the express purpose of living the high life and turning her aristocratic friends into patrons of his art. But after he has succeeded in winning her hand, Fenton finds himself overwhelmed by the task of navigating the complex hierarchy and nuanced mores of this rarefied social stratum
Songs to poems by Arlo Bates by G. W Chadwick( score )
5 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 271 libraries worldwide
The pagans by Arlo Bates( Book )
28 editions published between 1884 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 253 libraries worldwide
Talks on teaching literature by Arlo Bates( Book )
7 editions published between 1906 and 2013 in English and held by 249 libraries worldwide
In the bundle of time by Arlo Bates( Book )
12 editions published between 1893 and 1970 in English and held by 223 libraries worldwide
A blot in the 'scutcheon, Colombe's birthday, A soul's tragedy, and In a balcony by Robert Browning( Book )
15 editions published between 1904 and 1906 in English and held by 216 libraries worldwide
A book o' nine tales by Arlo Bates( Book )
14 editions published between 1891 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 181 libraries worldwide
Looking for a sophisticated and entertaining collection of short stories to add to your must-read list? The unique volume A Book o' Nine Tales from American writer Arlo Bates will definitely fit the bill. This collection of tales is interwoven with an imaginative series of ""interludes"" that enhance and expand on the stories' themes
Old Salem by Eleanor Putnam( Book )
12 editions published between 1886 and 1899 in English and held by 167 libraries worldwide
Love in a cloud a comedy in filigree by Arlo Bates( Book )
11 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
A young woman named May Calthorpe has become obsessed with a novel called Love in a Cloud -- and she''s taken her interest in the book one step further by striking up a correspondence with the book''s anonymous author. What begins as a harmless literary crush soon snowballs into a madcap comedy of errors
Albrecht by Arlo Bates( Book )
13 editions published between 1890 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 154 libraries worldwide
In Albrecht, novelist Arlo Bates contemplates the transformative power of love via an entertainingly novel fantasy tale. Set against the backdrop of a traditional courtly romance, a wood sprite who was born without a soul seeks to create his own soul by experiencing the emotion of love
Poems by John Keats( Book )
8 editions published between 1896 and 1903 in English and held by 143 libraries worldwide
This volume contains a full selection of Keats' work, including his lyric poems, narrative poems, letters, and an index of first lines
Charles Dickens : the man and his work by Edwin Percy Whipple( Book )
6 editions published in 1912 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
England in 1685; being chapter III of the History of England by Thomas Babington Macaulay Macaulay( Book )
5 editions published between 1901 and 1905 in English and held by 133 libraries worldwide
Mr. Jacobs a tale of the drummer, the reporter, and the prestidigitateur by Arlo Bates( Book )
11 editions published between 1883 and 2014 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
In the early 1880s, a novel called Mr. Isaacs by Francis Marion Crawford set the publishing world on fire, rocketing to the top of the bestseller lists. Soon afterwards, Arlo Bates released Mr. Jacobs, a satirical send-up of that novel, riffing on the colonialism and naval-gazing of Mr. Isaacs
A wheel of fire by Arlo Bates( Book )
10 editions published between 1885 and 1899 in English and Undetermined and held by 119 libraries worldwide
Patty's perversities by Arlo Bates( Book )
11 editions published in 1881 in English and Undetermined and held by 107 libraries worldwide
The diary of a saint by Arlo Bates( Book )
8 editions published between 1902 and 2014 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
This unique work of fiction presented in the form of a year-long diary draws a wonderfully three-dimensional portrait of a woman named Ruth Privet. Though not a saint in the religious sense of the word -- indeed, Ruth has a great deal of disdain for theological dogmatism -- she has dedicated her life to cleaning up after the mistakes of others. It's an inspirational message and an exceedingly engaging read
 
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