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Clouston, W. A. (William Alexander) 1843-1896

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Works: 130 works in 456 publications in 2 languages and 4,707 library holdings
Genres: Maps  Sources  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Paraphrases  Bibliography  Folklore  Quotations  Romances  History  Miscellanea 
Roles: Editor, Compiler, Arranger, Other, Collaborator, Publisher
Classifications: PR1119, 398.209
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Publications by W. A Clouston
Publications by W. A Clouston, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by W. A Clouston
Popular tales and fictions their migrations and transformations by W. A Clouston( file )
21 editions published between 1887 and 2003 in English and held by 1,612 libraries worldwide
First published in 1887, after it became apparent that many of the same folktales were told in different countries and even on different continents, this volume attempts to uncover the origins, similarities and variations of works of early literature and collections of folktales
The tale of Beryn, with a prologue of the merry adventure of the pardoner with a tapster at Canterbury by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )
41 editions published between 1876 and 2000 in English and English, Middle [1100-1500] and held by 545 libraries worldwide
The book of noodles: stories of simpletons; or, Fools and their follies by W. A Clouston( Book )
32 editions published between 1888 and 2010 in English and held by 358 libraries worldwide
John Lane's continuation of Chaucer's 'Squire's tale' by John Lane( Book )
11 editions published between 1887 and 1888 in English and held by 198 libraries worldwide
Originals and analogues of some of Chaucer's Canterbury tales by Frederick James Furnivall( Book )
27 editions published between 1872 and 1928 in English and held by 192 libraries worldwide
Part 4 of set : <Sections> numbered 16-19
A group of Eastern romances and stories from the Persian, Tamil, and Urdu by W. A Clouston( Book )
18 editions published between 1889 and 1978 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
Arabian poetry for English readers by W. A Clouston( Book )
12 editions published between 1881 and 2008 in English and held by 125 libraries worldwide
Flowers from a Persian garden and other papers by W. A Clouston( Book )
10 editions published between 1890 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 115 libraries worldwide
Flowers from a Persian garden : and other papers by W. A Clouston( Book )
7 editions published between 1890 and 1894 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
Supplement to The wright's chaste wife ... : additional analogs to The wright's chaste wife by W. A Clouston( Book )
6 editions published between 1865 and 1960 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Hieroglyphic Bibles, their origin and history; a hitherto unwritten chapter of bibliography, with facsimile illustrations by W. A Clouston( Book )
10 editions published in 1894 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
The book of Sindibād; or, The story of the king, his son, the damsel, and seven vazīrs ( Book )
4 editions published in 1884 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
The Bakhtyār Nāma: a Persian romance by Shams al-Dīn Muḥammad Daqāyiqī( Book )
6 editions published in 1883 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Literary coincidences; a bookstall bargain; and other papers by W. A Clouston( Book )
2 editions published between 1892 and 1973 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Book of wise sayings, selected largely from Eastern sources by W. A Clouston( file )
6 editions published between 1893 and 2014 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
In dire need of a stout dose of sound advice? Shake the doldrums and get back on track by dipping into W. A. Clouston's fascinating Book of Wise Sayings. Bringing together bon mots and aphorisms from around the world, this volume can soothe the soul in troubled times or provide philosophical fodder for a lively discussion
The Book of Sindibad or, The story of the King, his son, the damsel, and the seven Vazirs by Book of Sindbad( Book )
11 editions published between 1884 and 1967 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Supplement to The wright's chaste wife ... Additional analogs by Adam( Book )
4 editions published between 1886 and 1960 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Wisdom and genius of Dr. Samuel Johnson by Samuel Johnson( Book )
6 editions published between 1875 and 1991 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Book of Wise Sayings by W. A Clouston( file )
3 editions published between 1893 and 2013 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
When a man has reached middle-age he generally feels with tenfold force the truth of those ""sayings of the wise"" which he learned in his early years, and has cause to regret, as well as wonder, that he had not all along followed their wholesome teaching. For it is to the young, who are about to cross the threshold of active life, that such terse convincing sentences are more especially addressed, and, spite of the proverbial heedlessness of youth, there will be found many who are not deaf to this kind of instruction, if their moral environment be favourable. But, even after the s
 
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Alternative Names
Clouston, W. a
Clouston, W. A. 1843-1896
Clouston, William A.
Clouston, William Alex 1843-1896
Clouston, William Alexander
Clouston, William Alexander, 1843-1896
Klouston, V. A.
Klouston, V. A. 1843-1896
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