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Leonard, William Ellery 1876-1944

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Works: 178 works in 514 publications in 3 languages and 11,415 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Drama  History  Epic poetry  Personal narratives  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Signer, Other
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American poetry : the twentieth century ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2,361 libraries worldwide
Contains over 1500 poems by more than 200 well-known American poets, including Langston Hughes, T.S. Eliot, Ezra Pound, Robert Frost, and Wallace Stevens
Beowulf, a new verse translation for fireside and class room by William Ellery Leonard( Book )
30 editions published between 1923 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,210 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
Byron and Byronism in America by William Ellery Leonard( Book )
31 editions published between 1874 and 2012 in English and held by 832 libraries worldwide
A doctoral thesis examining Lord Byron's influence on American literature.?
Two lives; a poem by William Ellery Leonard( Book )
30 editions published between 1922 and 1946 in English and Undetermined and held by 725 libraries worldwide
Lucretius: Of the nature of things : a metrical translation by Titus Lucretius Carus( Book )
21 editions published between 1921 and 1949 in English and held by 588 libraries worldwide
Of the nature of things = De rerum natura by Titus Lucretius Carus( Book )
9 editions published between 1957 and 1958 in English and Latin and held by 530 libraries worldwide
This great poem stands with Virgil's Aeneid as one of the vital and enduring achievements of Latin literature. Lost for more than a thousand years, its return to circulation in 1417 reintroduced dangerous ideas about the nature and meaning of existence and helped shape the modern world. - Amazon
A son of earth, collected poems by William Ellery Leonard( Book )
8 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 318 libraries worldwide
T. Lvcreti Cari De rervm natvra, libri sex by Titus Lucretius Carus( Book )
6 editions published between 1942 and 1979 in Latin and English and held by 309 libraries worldwide
A man against time, an heroic dream by William Ellery Leonard( Book )
6 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 275 libraries worldwide
Gilgamesh, epic of old Babylonia; a rendering in free rhythms ( Book )
2 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
The poet of Galilee by William Ellery Leonard( Book )
8 editions published between 1909 and 2010 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
Socrates, master of life by William Ellery Leonard( Book )
6 editions published between 1915 and 2010 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
This book contains a biography of Socrates, the legendary thinker who founded one of the great schools of Western thought
Red Bird : a drama of Wisconsin history in four acts by William Ellery Leonard( Book )
5 editions published in 1923 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
The lynching bee, and other poems by William Ellery Leonard( Book )
5 editions published in 1920 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
In this volume the poet writes about, in his words, "the ominous turmoil of the times." The first section, By Fire and Rope, deals with the topics of lynching and war. € The section opens with an epic poem describing in detail€the process of€a spectacle lynching or "lynching bee" staged by "twelve true men in pants and coats (the sort who pay their bills, and cast their votes ...).'' It is followed by a short poem about the well-known 1913€lynching of Leo Frank, a Jewish factory manager, in Atlanta, in which the poet cautions: "Ye hanged God's Justice, hanging him."
The vaunt of man; and other poems by William Ellery Leonard( Book )
5 editions published between 1912 and 1923 in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
The Oregon trail of Francis Parkman by Francis Parkman( Book )
4 editions published between 1910 and 1998 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
Gilgamesh ( Book )
3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
Aesop and Hyssop : being fables adapted and original with the morals carefully formulated by William Ellery Leonard( Book )
9 editions published between 1912 and 2012 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
The locomotive-god by William Ellery Leonard( Book )
13 editions published between 1927 and 1942 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
The author's autobiography in which, by psychoanalysis, he traces the origin of certain mental maladies
 
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Alternative Names
Channing Leonard, William Ellery 1876-1944
Ellery Leonard, William
Ellery Leonard, William 1876-1944
Leonard, W. E.
Leonard, William
Leonard, William E.
Leonard, William E. 1876-1944
Leonard, William Ellery
Leonard, William Ellery 1876-1944
Leonard, William Ellery Channing 1876-1944
William Ellery Leonard American writer
William Ellery Leonard Amerikaans dichter (1876-1944)
William Ellery Leonard amerikanischer Dichter
William Ellery Leonard amerikansk poet
William Ellery Leonard écrivain américain
William Ellery Leonard escritor estadounidense
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