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Housman, Laurence 1865-1959

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Works: 990 works in 2,809 publications in 5 languages and 25,775 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Poetry  Records and correspondence  Juvenile works  Folklore  Personal narratives‡vEnglish  Fiction  Short stories  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Editor, Illustrator, Translator, Originator, Binding designer, Author of introduction, Bibliographic antecedent, Lyricist, Librettist, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PR4809.H18, 821.8
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Victoria Regina; a dramatic biography by Laurence Housman( Book )
107 editions published between 1915 and 1961 in 5 languages and held by 1,269 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My brother, A.E. Housman : personal recollections together with thirty hitherto unpublished poems by Laurence Housman( Book )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 872 libraries worldwide
Prunella : or, Love in a Dutch garden by Laurence Housman( Book )
82 editions published between 1906 and 2005 in English and held by 645 libraries worldwide
Carbon typescript
Little plays of St. Francis; a dramatic cycle from the life and legend of St. Francis of Assisi by Laurence Housman( Book )
57 editions published between 1922 and 1979 in English and held by 620 libraries worldwide
Stories from the Arabian nights by Naomi Lewis( Book )
52 editions published between 1907 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 600 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
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 540 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 373 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 )
72 editions published between 1900 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 354 libraries worldwide
This volume is a love story told through a series of letters
Bethlehem; a nativity play by Laurence Housman( Book )
31 editions published between 1902 and 1955 in English and held by 342 libraries worldwide
Echo de Paris by Laurence Housman( Book )
16 editions published between 1923 and 1925 in 3 languages and held by 319 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 319 libraries worldwide
Trimblerigg; a book of revelation by Laurence Housman( Book )
12 editions published between 1924 and 1971 in English and held by 317 libraries worldwide
Gracious Majesty by Laurence Housman( Book )
16 editions published between 1941 and 1942 in English and held by 308 libraries worldwide
War letters of fallen Englishmen by Laurence Housman( Book )
17 editions published between 1930 and 2002 in English and held by 291 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
Cornered poets; a book of dramatic dialogues by Laurence Housman( Book )
11 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 289 libraries worldwide
A Wordsworth anthology by William Wordsworth( Book )
7 editions published between 1946 and 1947 in English and Undetermined and held by 289 libraries worldwide
Dethronements : imaginary portraits of political characters, done in dialogue by Laurence Housman( Book )
18 editions published between 1922 and 1923 in English and held by 284 libraries worldwide
The house of joy by Laurence Housman( Book )
11 editions published between 1895 and 1969 in English and held by 256 libraries worldwide
Goblin market by Christina Georgina Rossetti( Book )
16 editions published between 1893 and 2011 in English and held by 250 libraries worldwide
A sister's love saves Laura from the poison of the fruit she bought from the goblins in the haunted glen
The Chinese lantern, a play in three acts by Laurence Housman( Book )
29 editions published between 1908 and 2012 in English and held by 243 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
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 (591)
French (25)
German (5)
Dutch (5)
Spanish (3)
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