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Hopkins, Ernest Jerome 1887-1973

Overview
Works: 28 works in 106 publications in 3 languages and 3,649 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Tall tales  War stories  History  Trials, litigation, etc  Humor  Dictionaries  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Editor, Compiler, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS1097, 813.4
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Publications about Ernest Jerome Hopkins
Publications by Ernest Jerome Hopkins
Publications by Ernest Jerome Hopkins, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Ernest Jerome Hopkins
The enlarged Devil's dictionary by Ambrose Bierce( Book )
30 editions published between 1967 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 891 libraries worldwide
The complete short stories of Ambrose Bierce by Ambrose Bierce( Book )
14 editions published between 1970 and 1984 in English and held by 760 libraries worldwide
Before he trailed off into the wilds of Mexico, never to be heard from again, Ambrose Bierce achieved a public persona as "bitter Bierce" and "the devil's lexicographer." He left behind a nasty reputation and more than ninety short stories that are perfect expressions of his sardonic genius. Brought together in this volume, these stories represent an unprecedented accomplishment in American literature. In their iconoclasm and needle-sharp irony, their formal and thematic ingenuity and element of surprise, they differ markedly from the fiction admired in Bierce's time. Readers familiar with the classic "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge" will want to turn to Bierce's other Civil War stories. Also included here are his horror stories, among them "The Death of Halpin Frayser" and "The Damned Thing," and such tall tales as "Oil of Dog" and "A Cargo of Cat,"
The Ambrose Bierce satanic reader; selections from the invective journalism of the great satirist by Ambrose Bierce( Book )
4 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 557 libraries worldwide
Bierce was a prolific and versatile writer whose entire life was overcast by a somber view of man and his weaknesses. Thus, his rediscovery as a spiritual predecessor of todays' black humorists is what gives Birce's work such amazing modern relevance
Our lawless police : a study of the unlawful enforcement of the law by Ernest Jerome Hopkins( Book )
8 editions published between 1931 and 1972 in English and held by 403 libraries worldwide
What happened in the Mooney case by Ernest Jerome Hopkins( Book )
7 editions published between 1932 and 1970 in English and held by 380 libraries worldwide
The Civil War short stories of Ambrose Bierce by Ambrose Bierce( Book )
3 editions published between 1970 and 1988 in English and held by 259 libraries worldwide
Financing the frontier; fifty year history of the Valley National Bank by Ernest Jerome Hopkins( Book )
3 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
The Arizona State University story by Ernest Jerome Hopkins( Book )
3 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Mississippi's BAWI plan: Balance agriculture with industry; an experiment in industrial subsidization by Ernest Jerome Hopkins( Book )
4 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
The enlarged devil's dictionary : with 851 newly discovered words and definitions added to the previous thousand-word collection by Ambrose Bierce( Book )
6 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Diccionario del diablo by Ambrose Bierce( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 9 libraries worldwide
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The complete short stories by Ambrose Bierce( Book )
2 editions published between 1970 and 1984 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The world of tall tales by Ambrose Bierce( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Amerika keisatsu no muhō by Ernest Jerome Hopkins( Book )
2 editions published in 1954 in Japanese and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The world of horror by Ambrose Bierce( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Financing the frontier : a fifty year history of Valley National Bank by Ernest Jerome Hopkins( Book )
2 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The effect of weather on the yield of oats in Ohio by Ernest Jerome Hopkins( Book )
1 edition published in 1929 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Financing the frontier by Ernest Jerome Hopkins( Book )
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Hopkins, Ernest J.
Hopkins, Ernest J. 1887-1973
Hopkins, Ernest Jerome
Hopkins, Ernest Jerome 1887-
Languages
English (91)
Spanish (4)
Japanese (2)
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