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Vail, R. W. G. (Robert William Glenroie) 1890-1966

Overview
Works: 157 works in 391 publications in 2 languages and 4,572 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography  Bibliographies  History  Personal narratives  Diaries 
Roles: Author, Editor, Former owner, Composer, Translator
Classifications: Z1201, 016.9173
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Publications about R. W. G Vail
Publications by R. W. G Vail
Publications by R. W. G Vail, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by R. W. G Vail
The voice of the old frontier by R. W. G Vail( Book )
19 editions published between 1949 and 2017 in English and held by 798 libraries worldwide
This volume contains the three lectures R. W. G. Vail delivered in the fall of 1945, in connection with his A. S. Rosenbach Fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania, supplemented by descriptions of 1300 bibliographical items covering the North American frontier literature over the period 1542 to 1800
A dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time by Joseph Sabin( Book )
32 editions published between 1868 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 473 libraries worldwide
Bibliotheca americana. A dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time by Joseph Sabin( Book )
20 editions published between 1936 and 1961 in English and Spanish and held by 457 libraries worldwide
Knickerbocker birthday : a sesqui-centennial history of the New-York Historical Society, 1804-1954 by R. W. G Vail( Book )
6 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 263 libraries worldwide
Typescript, 1954, with corrections and instructions on book design, of the book published under the same title in 1954
Random notes on the history of the early American circus by R. W. G Vail( Book )
9 editions published between 1934 and 1956 in English and held by 205 libraries worldwide
Journal of a trip to California : across the continent from Weston, Mo., to Weber Creek, Cal., in the summer of 1850 by C. W Smith( Book )
6 editions published between 1920 and 2010 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
Handwritten copy of a diary kept by Smith on his overland journey to Calif., from his home in Centerville, Ind., during the Gold Rush. The account of the journey begins aboard the steamer Cambria in Cincinnati. Includes descriptions of scenery, weather, daily travel details, and biblical quotes. Mentions Indians encountered. The last pages of the journal contain a letter to his mother and entries dated Apr. 10-17, 1853
The American sketchbooks of Charles Alexandre Lesueur, 1816-1837 by R. W. G Vail( Book )
8 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Simeon Ide, yeoman, freeman, pioneer printer by Louis W Flanders( Book )
7 editions published between 1931 and 1985 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
Nicholas Ide (ca. 1620-1690) immigrated in 1636 from England to Rehoboth, Massachusetts with his widowed mother. He married Martha Bliss, daughter of Thomas Bliss; Thomas Bliss had earlier married his widowed mother. Simeon Ide (1794-1889), a direct descendant in the sixth generation, was born in Shrewsbury, Massachusetts and moved to Vermont and then to Roxbury, Massachusetts. He married twice. Descendants and relatives lived in New England, New York, Pennsyl- vania, Michigan, California and elsewhere
A check list of New England election sermons by R. W. G Vail( Book )
5 editions published between 1935 and 1936 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
The revolutionary diary of Lieut. Obadiah Gore, Jr by Obadiah Gore( Book )
3 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Gold fever : a catalogue of the California gold rush centennial exhibition by New-York Historical Society( Book )
4 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Frederic Remington, chronicler of the vanished West by R. W. G Vail( Book )
3 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
A visit to Reverie Farm by R. W. G Vail( Book )
4 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Charles Dickens: his life as traced by his works by New York Public Library( Book )
2 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Alice in wonderland : the manuscript and its story by R. W. G Vail( Book )
4 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
California letters of the gold rush period; the correspondence of John Ingalls, 1849-1851 by John Ingalls( Book )
3 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
A western New York land prospectus by R. W. G Vail( Book )
5 editions published between 1943 and 1985 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
 
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Vail, Glenroie 1890-1966
Vail, R. W. G. 1890-1966
Vail, Robert William Glenroie 1890-1966
Languages
English (152)
Spanish (2)
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