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Rogers, Will 1879-1935

Overview
Works: 939 works in 1,554 publications in 4 languages and 50,514 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Humor  Quotations  Drama  Anecdotes  History  Records and correspondence  Pictorial works  Film adaptations  Juvenile works 
Subject Headings: Entertainers 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Author of screenplay, Narrator, Costume designer, Dedicatee, Honoree, Speaker, Interviewee, Author of introduction
Classifications: PN6161, 928.1
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Will Rogers
Publications by Will Rogers
Publications by Will Rogers, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Will Rogers
 
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Most widely held works by Will Rogers
A Will Rogers treasury : reflections and observations by Will Rogers( Book )
8 editions published between 1982 and 1993 in English and held by 1,383 libraries worldwide
Presents a compendium of the wit and wisdom of American humorist Will Rogers, selected from among the most important of his newspaper columns
The best of Will Rogers by Will Rogers( Book )
8 editions published between 1979 and 1994 in English and held by 1,069 libraries worldwide
Here we have the Rogers wisdom about politics, crime, recession, inflation, budgets, disarmament, labor, women, ecology, sports, lawyers, and the quotes are surprisingly as relevant today as they were when they were written
Letters of a self-made diplomat to his President by Will Rogers( Book )
11 editions published between 1926 and 1988 in English and held by 831 libraries worldwide
Ether and me; or "Just relax." by Will Rogers( Book )
14 editions published between 1927 and 1994 in English and held by 725 libraries worldwide
Edited with an Introduction by Joseph A. Stout, Jr
The illiterate digest by Will Rogers( Book )
14 editions published between 1900 and 1974 in English and held by 623 libraries worldwide
There's not a bathing suit in Russia & other bare facts by Will Rogers( Book )
13 editions published between 1927 and 1994 in English and held by 597 libraries worldwide
The illiterate digest by Will Rogers( Book )
3 editions published between 1974 and 2001 in English and held by 466 libraries worldwide
How we elect our Presidents by Will Rogers( Book )
6 editions published between 1932 and 1952 in English and held by 421 libraries worldwide
Collection of Will Roger's remarks on our national political affairs
Sanity is where you find it; an affectionate history of the United States in the 20's and 30's by Will Rogers( Book )
4 editions published between 1955 and 1967 in English and held by 376 libraries worldwide
Never met a man I didn't like : the life and writings of Will Rogers by Joseph H Carter( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 342 libraries worldwide
Will Rogers was America. Part Cherokee Indian and former cowboy, he captivated audiences around the world with sparkling gems of wisdom cloaked in gentle and uproarious country wit and astonishing rope tricks. His colorful life recently inspired a commercially successful and critically acclaimed Broadway musical -- winner of 6 Tony Awards. His words are as entertaining, inspiring and revelant today as they ever were. A simple, plain-spoken man, he was the voice of a nation during the '20s and '30s. Movie star, vaudeville headliner, radio commentator, his views and observations were syndicated daily and weekly in over 600 newspapers across the country. Here is the essential Will Rogers -- the story of his remarkable career, from Oklahoma "cowpuncher" to international star ... and the warm, knowing and hilarious philosophies of the man embodied the heart and soul of the nation
Rogers-isms : the cowboy philosopher on prohibition by Will Rogers( Book )
6 editions published between 1919 and 1975 in English and held by 341 libraries worldwide
Convention articles of Will Rogers by Will Rogers( Book )
2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 323 libraries worldwide
Includes index
Will Rogers speaks : over 1,000 timeless quotations for public speakers (writers, politicians, comedians, browsers ...) by Will Rogers( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 310 libraries worldwide
An encyclopedic collection of over 1,000 quotations from humorist Will Rogers, giving his opinions on everything from actors to marriage to the Ziegfeld Follies
Stand up and cheer! ( visu )
2 editions published between 1934 and 2006 in English and held by 301 libraries worldwide
FDR appoints a Secretary of Amusement in order to cheer up the American public. But when greedy industrialists who are profiting from the Depression thwart his every move, the Secretary begins to lose hope. That is, until he learns that some of the performances he has organized, including one by little Shirley Dugan, are lifting the nation out of its misery
Will Rogers : the story of his life told by his wife by Betty Blake Rogers( Book )
3 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 279 libraries worldwide
Good medicine; the illustrated letters of Charles M. Russell by Charles M Russell( Book )
3 editions published between 1929 and 1966 in English and held by 271 libraries worldwide
Steamboat 'round the bend by John Ford( visu )
18 editions published between 1935 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 269 libraries worldwide
When riverboat captain Doctor John Pearly learns that his nephew Duke has killed a man in self-defense, he urges Duke to turn himself in
Judge Priest ( visu )
42 editions published between 1934 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 265 libraries worldwide
The good judge tries the case of a Civil War veteran accused of assault before a jury of Confederate veterans
Will Rogers' Weekly articles by Will Rogers( Book )
in English and held by 262 libraries worldwide
Will Rogers' Daily telegrams by Will Rogers( Book )
in English and held by 247 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Adair Roger, William Penn 1879-1935
Penn Adair Roger, William 1879-1935
Roger, William Penn Adair 1879-1935
Rogers, Will
Rogers, William P. 1879-1935
Rogers, William Penn Adair.
Rogers, William Penn Adair, 1879-1935
Rogers, Willie, 1879-1935
Languages
English (293)
Spanish (3)
Japanese (2)
Catalan (1)
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