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Thompson, Lawrance 1906-1973

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Works: 152 works in 664 publications in 3 languages and 20,219 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biographies  History  Diaries  Fiction  Periodicals  Sea stories  Records and correspondence  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Other
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Publications by Lawrance Thompson, published posthumously.
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Robert Frost by Lawrance Thompson( Book )
112 editions published between 1959 and 1993 in 4 languages and held by 4,552 libraries worldwide
Lawrence Thompson was asked by Robert Frost to be his official biographer
William Faulkner : an introduction and interpretation by Lawrance Thompson( Book )
42 editions published between 1963 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,853 libraries worldwide
Fire and ice; the art and thought of Robert Frost by Lawrance Thompson( Book )
29 editions published between 1942 and 1970 in English and held by 1,375 libraries worldwide
Melville's quarrel with God by Lawrance Thompson( Book )
38 editions published between 1952 and 2016 in English and held by 1,344 libraries worldwide
In this radical reinterpretation, Mr. Thompson argues that Melville, seeking to disguise his agonized conviction of the cruelty and malice of God, consistently satirized Christian doctrine. He endeavors to show that Melville resorted to literary deceptions that could simultaneously hoodwink and satirize the point of view of his orthodox readers. This bold challenge to the conventional interpretation of Melville is brilliantly presented and fully supported by external and internal evidence in such a way as to reveal a sinister intent in all of the major narratives from Typee through Billy Budd. Originally published in 1952. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905
Robert Frost : poetry and prose by Robert Frost( Book )
6 editions published between 1972 and 1984 in English and held by 1,045 libraries worldwide
Young Longfellow (1807-1843) by Lawrance Thompson( Book )
25 editions published between 1938 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 932 libraries worldwide
New Hampshire's child : the Derry journals of Lesley Frost by Lesley Frost( Book )
4 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 667 libraries worldwide
The farm journals of Lesley Frost, eldest daughter of Robet Frost. Beginning at age five in 1905 and maintained until 1909
Robert Frost : the early years, 1874-1915 by Lawrance Thompson( Book )
36 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in English and held by 597 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the life of the great American poet leading up to his fame, from his childhood and youth in California and New England, through his marriage in 1895 and his attempts to succeed as a teacher and farmer, to the success of his first two books of poetry
Robert Frost : the years of triumph, 1915-1938 by Lawrance Thompson( Book )
29 editions published between 1966 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 587 libraries worldwide
A biography of the American poet as a young man
The Princeton University library chronicle by Princeton University( serial )
in English and held by 534 libraries worldwide
Includes descriptions and reviews of manuscripts and books in the Princeton University Library
Selected letters. by Robert Frost( Book )
11 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 394 libraries worldwide
Contains correspondence between Robert Frost and various individuals from 1873 to 1963
The Robert Frost reader : poetry and prose by Robert Frost( Book )
4 editions published between 1984 and 2002 in English and held by 324 libraries worldwide
Robert Frost, the later years, 1938-1963 by Lawrance Thompson( Book )
14 editions published between 1967 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 311 libraries worldwide
Benito Cereno by Herman Melville( Book )
2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 293 libraries worldwide
A harrowing tale of slavery and revolt aboard a Spanish ship
Robert Frost and the Lawrence, Massachusetts, High School Bulletin; the beginning of a literary career by Edward Connery Lathem( Book )
5 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 287 libraries worldwide
A comic principle in Sterne, Meredith [and] Joyce by Lawrance Thompson( Book )
30 editions published between 1954 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 245 libraries worldwide
The navy hunts the CGR 3070 by Lawrance Thompson( Book )
4 editions published between 1944 and 2015 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Thompson, L.
Thompson, Lawrance.
Thompson, Lawrance 1906-1973
Thompson, Lawrance R. 1906-1973
Thompson, Lawrance Roger
Thompson Lawrance Roger 1906-1973
Thompson, Lawrence
Thompson, Lawrence 1906-1973
Thompson, Lawrence R.
Thompson, Lawrence Roger 1906-1973
Languages
English (411)
Italian (3)
Persian (1)
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