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Armour, Richard 1906-1989

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Works: 189 works in 500 publications in 2 languages and 24,793 library holdings
Genres: Humor  History  Anecdotes  Parodies, imitations, etc  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Interviews  Fiction  Dictionaries  Quotations 
Roles: Editor, Performer, Compiler
Classifications: PS3501.R55, 817.52
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Publications about Richard Armour
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Publications by Richard Armour, published posthumously.
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It all started with Columbus, being an unexpurgated, unabridged, and unlikely history of the United States from Christopher Columbus to John F. Kennedy for those who, having perused a volume of history in school, swore they would never read another by Richard Armour( Book )
39 editions published between 1953 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,153 libraries worldwide
A humorous history of the United States written for the most part in puns
The happy bookers : a playful history of librarians and their world from the stone age to the distant future by Richard Armour( Book )
6 editions published in 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,068 libraries worldwide
Going around in academic circles; a low view of higher education by Richard Armour( Book )
8 editions published between 1965 and 1971 in English and held by 944 libraries worldwide
The American college is dissected from dormitory life to the honor code by the American humorist who has taught and deaned in colleges all over America for the past thirty-seven years
It all started with Hippocrates : a mercifully brief history of medicine by Richard Armour( Book )
7 editions published between 1966 and 1972 in English and held by 803 libraries worldwide
American lit relit, a short history of American literature for long-suffering students, for teachers who manage to keep one chapter ahead of the class, and for all those who, no longer being in school, can happily sink back into illiteracy by Richard Armour( Book )
4 editions published between 1964 and 1970 in English and held by 776 libraries worldwide
A short history of American literature for long-suffering students, for teachers who manage to keep one chapter ahead of the class, and for all those who, no longer being in school, can happily sink back into illiteracy by Richard Armour
Going like sixty; a lighthearted look at the later years by Richard Armour( Book )
4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 775 libraries worldwide
Writing light verse and prose humor by Richard Armour( Book )
8 editions published between 1947 and 1980 in English and held by 714 libraries worldwide
Coleridge the talker; a series of contemporary descriptions and comments, with a critical introduction by Richard Armour( Book )
14 editions published between 1940 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 709 libraries worldwide
It all started with Eve [being a brief account of certain famous women, each of them richly endowed with some quality that drives men mad, omitting no impertinent and unbelievable fact, and based upon a stupendous amount of firsthand and secondhand research, some of it in books by Richard Armour( Book )
17 editions published between 1956 and 1977 in English and Spanish and held by 694 libraries worldwide
A brief account of certain famous women, each of them richly endowed with some quality that drives men mad, omitting no impertinent and unbelievable fact, and based upon a stupendous amount of first-hand and second-hand research, some of it in books
It all started with stones and clubs; being a short history of war and weaponry from earliest times to the present, noting the gratifying progress made by man since his first crude, small-scale efforts to do away with those who disagreed with him by Richard Armour( Book )
3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 688 libraries worldwide
"Being a short history of war and weaponry from earliest times to the present, noting the gratifying progress madeby man since his first crude, small-scale efforts to do away with those who disagreed with him."
It all started with freshman English; a survival kit for students and teachers of English and a relaxed review for those who are happily past it all by Richard Armour( Book )
2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 622 libraries worldwide
It all started with Europa; being an undigested history of Europe from prehistoric man to the present, proving that we remember best whatever is least important by Richard Armour( Book )
11 editions published between 1955 and 1971 in English and Spanish and held by 567 libraries worldwide
A humorous account of European history
The adventures of Egbert the Easter egg by Richard Armour( Book )
8 editions published between 1913 and 1972 in English and held by 561 libraries worldwide
Egbert isn't found during the Easter egg hunt, and what's worse, he isn't even missed
Light Armour: playful poems on practically everything by Richard Armour( Book )
7 editions published between 1954 and 1982 in English and held by 551 libraries worldwide
A diabolical dictionary of education by Richard Armour( Book )
8 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in English and held by 535 libraries worldwide
The academic bestiary by Richard Armour( Book )
4 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 531 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Amǒ, Rich'adǒ.
Amŏ, Richʻadŏ, 1906-1989
Amŏ, Richʻadŭ, 1906-1989
Armour, R. W. (Richard Willard), 1906-1989
Armour, Richard, 1906-
Armour, Richard 1906-1989
Armour, Richard W. 1906-1989
Armour, Richard Willard.
Armour, Richard Willard, 1906-1989
Yamo, Licha.
Yamo, Licha, 1906-1989
Yamo, Ruichade, 1906-1989
アーマー, リチャード
Languages
English (197)
Spanish (2)
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