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Kent, Rockwell 1882-1971

Works: 836 works in 1,441 publications in 5 languages and 37,691 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Drama  Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  Frame stories  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Manuscripts  Narrative poetry 
Roles: Author, Editor, Illustrator, Author of introduction, Artist, Honoree
Classifications: PS3201, 821.1
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A taste of Chaucer; selections from the Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )
34 editions published between 1934 and 2006 in English and held by 2,263 libraries worldwide
The story of a group of thirty people who travel as pilgrims to Canterbury (England). The pilgrims, who come from all layers of society, tell stories to each other to pass the time on their journey to Canterbury
World-famous paintings by Rockwell Kent( Book )
7 editions published in 1939 in English and held by 1,701 libraries worldwide
Paul Bunyan by Esther Shephard( Book )
16 editions published between 1924 and 2006 in English and held by 1,610 libraries worldwide
A collection of exploits of the legendary lumberjack and his blue ox Babe
Candide by Voltaire( Book )
27 editions published between 1928 and 2004 in English and held by 1,575 libraries worldwide
From the Publisher: In this witty political satire about a gentle man plagued by misfortune who clings to the belief that "all is for the best," Voltaire mocks the "eternal optimist" philosophy of his day that proclaimed human and natural disasters are a part of a larger cosmic plan
The complete works of William Shakespeare : the Cambridge edition text by William Shakespeare( Book )
26 editions published between 1936 and 1963 in English and held by 1,307 libraries worldwide
The first part of king Henry VI - The comedy of errors - Love's labour's lost - The life and dearh of king John - The merchant of Venice - The life of king Henry V - The tragedy of Hamlet, prince of denmark - Troilus and Cressida - Measure for measure - The tragedy of Macbeth - The life of timon of Athens - The famous history of the life of king Henry VIII
Moby Dick; or, The whale by Herman Melville( Book )
19 editions published between 1930 and 1992 in English and held by 1,106 libraries worldwide
A classic of the sea, telling of the pursuit of Moby Dick, the white whale who defied capture
N by E by Rockwell Kent( Book )
32 editions published between 1930 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 993 libraries worldwide
An account of the author's voyage from Nova Scotia to Greenland in cutter Direction, 1929 with Arthur S. Allen, Jr., and another American. Shipwreck south of Godthaab; impressions of life in Greenland
The Decameron by Giovanni Boccaccio( Book )
15 editions published between 1930 and 1972 in English and held by 916 libraries worldwide
Fourteenth-century Italian book written in the wake of the Black Death. The short stories are told in a country villa outside the city of Florence by ten young noble men and women who are seeking to escape the ravages of the plague
The prints of Rockwell Kent : a catalogue raisonné by Dan Burne Jones( Book )
2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 829 libraries worldwide
Provides the first definitive catalogue raisonne of Kent's prints
Leaves of grass by Walt Whitman( Book )
20 editions published between 1925 and 2003 in English and held by 630 libraries worldwide
In 1855 Whitman published at his own expense a volume of 12 poems, Leaves of Grass, which he had begun working on probably as early as 1847. It was criticized because of Whitman’s exaltation of the body and sexual love and also because of its innovation in verse form—that is, the use of free verse in long rhythmical lines with a natural, “organic” structure
Voyaging southward from the Strait of Magellan by Rockwell Kent( Book )
26 editions published between 1924 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 599 libraries worldwide
"Rockwell Kent is one of America's most famous graphic artists. Also an avid traveler, Kent was especially fascinated by remote Arctic lands and stayed for extended periods of time to paint, write, and interact with the local inhabitants. Between 1918 and 1935, he wrote and illustrated several popular books about his travels including Voyaging. Originally published in 1924, it tells the engaging story of Kent's sailing voyage to Tierra del Fuego. Kent is a charming writer and keen observer of both the land and its people. The book is beautifully and generously illustrated with Kent's distinctive woodcuts."--Jacket
Distant shores : the odyssey of Rockwell Kent by Constance Martin( Book )
4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 415 libraries worldwide
"Distant Shores: The Odyssey of Rockwell Kent accompanies a traveling exhibition of Kent's wilderness artwork, organized by the Norman Rockwell Museum in Stockbridge, Massachusetts. This handsome volume features 80 paintings, prints, and drawings - more than 50 in full color - related to Kent's sojourns in the wilderness. Included in this collection are several paintings from the State Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg that have not been seen by audiences outside of Russia in more than 40 years. Kent's dramatic black and white illustrations for the 1930 edition of Herman Melville's Moby Dick - still considered an American classic - are also featured. The essays describe Kent's career as a painter, printmaker, book designer, illustrator, and writer, as well as his extraordinary life as an explorer."--Jacket
It's me, O Lord : the autobiography of Rockwell Kent by Rockwell Kent( Book )
5 editions published between 1955 and 1978 in English and held by 399 libraries worldwide
The mountains wait by Theodor Broch( Book )
10 editions published between 1933 and 1943 in English and Undetermined and held by 397 libraries worldwide
A treasury of sea stories by Gordon C Aymar( Book )
4 editions published in 1948 in English and Undetermined and held by 377 libraries worldwide
"An enkindled eye" : the paintings of Rockwell Kent, a retrospective exhibition by Richard V West( Book )
5 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 332 libraries worldwide
Robinson Jeffers : the man & his work by Lawrence Clark Powell( Book )
6 editions published between 1932 and 1970 in English and held by 304 libraries worldwide
Rockwell Kent's forgotten landscapes by Scott R Ferris( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
Rockwell Kent gave 86 of his paintings to the Soviet people. This book discusses that decision and shows that collection which has been unseen by western eyes for forty years
Faust by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Book )
6 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 294 libraries worldwide
Goethe's most complex and profound work, Faust was the effort of the great poet's entire lifetime. Written over 60 years, it can be read as a document of Goethe's moral and artistic development
Beowulf, a new verse translation for fireside and class room by William Ellery Leonard( Book )
5 editions published between 1932 and 1996 in English and held by 242 libraries worldwide
Composed toward the end of the first millennium, Beowulf is the elegiac narrative of the adventures of Beowulf, a Scandinavian hero who saves the Danes from the seemingly invincible monster Grendel and, later, from Grendel's mother. He then returns to his own country and dies in old age in a vivid fight against a dragon. The poem is about encountering the monstrous, defeating it, and then having to live on in the exhausted aftermath. - Amazon
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Alternative Names
Hogarth, Jr
Hogarth, Jr., 1882-1971
Hogarth Jr. William 1882-1971
Hogarth Junior 1882-1971
Hogarth, William.
Hogarth, William, 1882-1971
Hogarth, William, Jr
Hogarth, William Jr. 1882-1971
Kent, Rock
Kent, Rockwell 1882-
Kent, Rokuėll
Kent, Rokuėll 1882-1971
Kent, Roquell.
Kents, Rokvels, 1882-1971
Rockwell Kent
Rockwell Kent americký výtvarník
Rockwell Kent Amerikaans kunstschilder
Rockwell Kent amerykański malarz, grafik i pisarz
Rockwell Kent pittore e illustratore statunitense
Rockwell Kent US-amerikanischer Maler und Grafiker
Кент, Рокуэлл
Кент, Рокуэлл 1882-1971
Роквелл Кент
Рокуэл Кент
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קנט, רוקול
קנט, רוקול 1882־1971
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Russian (7)
Estonian (2)
Icelandic (2)
Danish (1)
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