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Holmes, Oliver Wendell 1809-1894

Overview
Works: 2,193 works in 5,762 publications in 4 languages and 84,131 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Humor  Anecdotes  Essays  History  Poetry  Records and correspondence  Sources 
Subject Headings: Physicians 
Roles: Author, Lyricist, Signer, Honoree, Editor, Correspondent, Speaker, Former owner, Creator, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS1964, 817
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Publications about Oliver Wendell Holmes
Publications by Oliver Wendell Holmes
Publications by Oliver Wendell Holmes, published posthumously.
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The autocrat of the breakfast-table by Oliver Wendell Holmes( Book )
530 editions published between 1800 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 5,234 libraries worldwide
"Witty, easy-to-read philosophical essays, written by the poet, essayist, and Supreme Court Justice. Holmes drew upon his experiences as a resident of a New England boardinghouse to add color and humor to these reflections"--
The professor at the breakfast-table : with the story of Iris by Oliver Wendell Holmes( Book )
444 editions published between 1800 and 2011 in English and held by 4,125 libraries worldwide
This 1872 installment in Holmes's popular Breakfast Table series is a fluent, gossipy exchange among the poet of the title and his breakfast companions with the lion's share of conversation belonging to the poet, who delivers his somewhat eccentric and fitfully amusing opinions of books, people, and habits of thought. Written fifteen years after the start of the series, The Poet takes a comparatively calm and nostalgic tone
The Complete poetical works of Oliver Wendell Holmes by Oliver Wendell Holmes( Book )
51 editions published between 1872 and 2009 in English and held by 1,819 libraries worldwide
Elsie Venner; a romance of destiny by Oliver Wendell Holmes( Book )
170 editions published between 1800 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,613 libraries worldwide
A young woman's personality is affected by a rattlesnake bite received before her birth
Ralph Waldo Emerson by Oliver Wendell Holmes( Book )
69 editions published between 1884 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,578 libraries worldwide
Oliver Wendell Holmes was friends with Ralph Waldo Emerson and a preeminent writer in his own right. This biography of Emerson includes extensive reproductions of his works, in addition to the chronicle of his life
The poetical works of Oliver Wendell Holmes by Oliver Wendell Holmes( Book )
81 editions published between 1852 and 1996 in English and held by 1,411 libraries worldwide
Brings together Holmes' poems dealing with the medical profession, the virtues of distinguished colleagues, college days, and all facets of human society
Over the teacups by Oliver Wendell Holmes( Book )
71 editions published between 1890 and 2011 in English and held by 1,174 libraries worldwide
A collection of humorous and mirthful observations on various issues and events
Life and letters of Oliver Wendell Holmes by John T Morse( Book )
17 editions published between 1896 and 1994 in English and held by 972 libraries worldwide
Poems by William Cullen Bryant( Book )
124 editions published between 1830 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 906 libraries worldwide
Collection of poems by 19th century American Poet Oliver Wendell Holmes
A mortal antipathy : first opening of the new portfolio by Oliver Wendell Holmes( Book )
94 editions published between 1841 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 826 libraries worldwide
This is the final volume in Holmes's trio of what he called his medicated novels" (Elsie Venner and The Guardian Angel being the first two); A Mortal Antipathy explores a young man's phobia about beautiful young women after being accidentally dropped into a thorn bush as a baby by an attractive young cousin
The psychiatric novels of Oliver Wendell Holmes; abridgment, introduction and psychiatric annotations by Oliver Wendell Holmes( Book )
20 editions published between 1943 and 1971 in English and held by 809 libraries worldwide
Scientific papers : physiology, medicine, surgery, geology by Charles William Eliot( Book )
15 editions published between 1910 and 1994 in English and held by 771 libraries worldwide
Medical essays, 1842-1882 by Oliver Wendell Holmes( Book )
57 editions published between 1883 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 723 libraries worldwide
1998. Gift of Dr. Richard L. Dobson
More classics to read aloud to your children by William F Russell( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 712 libraries worldwide
Selections for reading aloud from poems, novels, and plays by Blake, Longfellow, O. Henry, Twain, Shakespeare, Poe, and other well-known authors
Representative selections by Oliver Wendell Holmes( Book )
18 editions published between 1930 and 1978 in English and held by 670 libraries worldwide
John Lothrop Motley. A memoir by Oliver Wendell Holmes( Book )
34 editions published between 1878 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 533 libraries worldwide
Holmes's inspiration for this engaging biography of John Lothrop Motley (1814-1877), was his personal relationship with the American historian and diplomat who wrote the incomparable Rise of the Dutch Republic . Holmes also studies Motley's correspondence
Our hundred days in Europe by Oliver Wendell Holmes( Book )
59 editions published between 1886 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 505 libraries worldwide
In 1886, exhausted and mourning the death of his youngest son, Holmes and his daughter, Amelia, traveled to England and France, where they visited various friends, distinguished writers, and where Holmes received a number of honorary doctorates. This memoir is an elegantly composed travelogue of their trip
The poems of Oliver Wendell Holmes by Oliver Wendell Holmes( Book )
62 editions published between 1862 and 1925 in English and held by 353 libraries worldwide
The contagiousness of puerperpal fever. Read before the Boston Society for Medical Improvement, and published at the request of the Society by Oliver Wendell Holmes( Book )
2 editions published in 1843 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Holmes, O. w
Holmes, O. W. 1809-1894
Holmes, O. W. (Oliver Wendell), 1809-1894
Holmes, Oliver W.
Holmes, Oliver W. 1809-1894
Holmes, Oliver Wendell
Holmes, Oliver Wendell 1809-1894
Holmes, Oliver Wendell Jr
Holmes, Olivier W.
Holmes, Wendell 1809-1894
Oliver Uendel Holms
Oliver Wendell Holmes
Oliver Wendell Holmes Amerikaans auteur
Oliver Wendell Holmes amerikansk poet
Oliver Wendell Holmes medico, insegnante e scrittore statunitense
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr US-amerikanischer Arzt und Schriftsteller
Oliver Wendell Holmes vanhempi
Oliveris Vendlis Holmsas
Wendell Holmes, Oliver
Wendell Holmes, Oliver 1809-1894
Оливер Уендел Ҳолмс, Калонӣ
Оливър Уендъл Холмс
Олівер Венделл Голмс старший
Холмс, Оливер Уэнделл
אוליבר ונדל הולמס האב
الیور وندل هلمز شاعر آمریکایی
أوليفر وندل هولمز
ఒలీవర్ వెండెల్ హొంస్
ဟုမ်း ၊ အော်လစ်ဗာ ဝင်းဒဲ
올리버 웬들 홈스
オリバー・ウェンデル・ホームズ・シニア
老奥利弗·温德尔·霍姆斯
Languages
English (2,025)
German (2)
French (2)
Danish (1)
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