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Housman, Laurence 1865-1959

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Works: 1,155 works in 2,933 publications in 4 languages and 26,089 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Poetry  Biography  Short stories  Juvenile works  Records and correspondence  Fiction  Personal narratives‡vEnglish  Interviews  Stories in rhyme 
Roles: Author, Editor, Illustrator, Translator, Originator, Binding designer, Author of introduction, Bibliographic antecedent, Lyricist, Contributor, Other, Librettist
Classifications: PR4809.H18, 822.912
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Victoria Regina; a dramatic biography by Laurence Housman( Book )
72 editions published between 1915 and 1961 in 3 languages and held by 1,128 libraries worldwide
Collected edition of "Palace plays" made up of plays which have previously appeared in "Angels and ministers", "Palace plays", "The queen's progress", and "Victoria and Albert", together with one, "Aims and objects", now published for the first time
My brother, A.E. Housman : personal recollections together with thirty hitherto unpublished poems by Laurence Housman( Book )
17 editions published between 1938 and 1969 in English and held by 864 libraries worldwide
Prunella : or, Love in a Dutch garden by Laurence Housman( Book )
75 editions published between 1906 and 2010 in English and held by 637 libraries worldwide
Stories from the Arabian nights by Laurence Housman( Book )
55 editions published between 1907 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 599 libraries worldwide
Stories from the Tales of a Thousand and One Nights, including the well-known ones of Ali Baba and the forty thieves and Sinbad the sailor
Little plays of St. Francis; a dramatic cycle from the life and legend of St. Francis of Assisi by Laurence Housman( Book )
44 editions published between 1922 and 2012 in English and held by 598 libraries worldwide
The golden sovereign by Laurence Housman( Book )
25 editions published between 1921 and 1938 in English and held by 554 libraries worldwide
Told under the magic umbrella : modern fanciful stories for young children by Association for Childhood Education International( Book )
1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 524 libraries worldwide
Collection of lively stories for younger children
The rat-catcher's daughter; a collection of stories by Laurence Housman( Book )
4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 368 libraries worldwide
Twelve tales recount the activities of princes and princesses, poor lads and honest laborers, wicked gnomes and fairy godmothers
An Englishwoman's love-letters by Laurence Housman( Book )
71 editions published between 1900 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 353 libraries worldwide
This volume is a love story told through a series of letters
Echo de Paris by Laurence Housman( Book )
21 editions published between 1923 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 333 libraries worldwide
This book contains a collection of political essays by well-known people, including an essay by Oscar Wilde
Palestine plays by Laurence Housman( Book )
12 editions published between 1942 and 1951 in English and held by 318 libraries worldwide
Gracious Majesty by Laurence Housman( Book )
15 editions published between 1941 and 1942 in English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
Cornered poets; a book of dramatic dialogues by Laurence Housman( Book )
12 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 284 libraries worldwide
A Wordsworth anthology by William Wordsworth( Book )
7 editions published between 1946 and 1947 in English and Undetermined and held by 282 libraries worldwide
War letters of fallen Englishmen by Laurence Housman( Book )
13 editions published between 1930 and 2002 in English and held by 276 libraries worldwide
"More than eight million young men perished during the First World War - a staggering figure. The natural reaction to such a great loss of humanity was to forget the individuals and recast the conflict into one of faceless armies and battles commemorated in stone and metal monuments. War Letters of Fallen Englishmen was published following the war in order to remind the living of those who were lost in the name of the British crown - brothers, husbands, fathers, sons. Like its companion volume, German Students' War Letters, this collection provides, in the very words of those who died in combat, the closest approximation possible to the experience of war. The letters reproduced here are poignant, powerful, and graphic and were chosen for their depth of perception, the intensity of their descriptions, and their messages to future generations. This edition contains a new foreword by the distinguished World War I Historian Jay Winter."--Jacket
Trimblerigg; a book of revelation by Laurence Housman( Book )
9 editions published between 1924 and 1971 in English and held by 267 libraries worldwide
Angels & ministers; four plays of Victorian shade & character by Laurence Housman( Book )
18 editions published between 1921 and 2010 in English and held by 257 libraries worldwide
The house of joy by Laurence Housman( Book )
11 editions published between 1895 and 1969 in English and held by 255 libraries worldwide
Goblin market by Christina Georgina Rossetti( Book )
15 editions published between 1893 and 2011 in English and held by 249 libraries worldwide
Her sister's love saves Laura from the poison of the fruit she bought from the goblins in the haunted glen
Bethlehem; a nativity play by Laurence Housman( Book )
23 editions published between 1902 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 245 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Bunny, Benjamin
Bunny, Benjamín, 1865-1959
Housman, L. 1865-1959
Housman, Laurenee
Housman, Lawrence
Housman, Lawrence 1865-1959
Laurence Housman
Laurence Housman British playwright, writer and illustrator
Laurence Housman Brits schrijver (1865-1959)
Laurence Housman drammaturgo e illustratore inglese
writer of "An Englishwoman's love-letters", The, 1865-1959
하우스먼, 로렌스 1865-1959
ハウスマン, ローレンス
Languages
English (575)
German (8)
Dutch (5)
French (5)
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