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Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)

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Works: 868 works in 1,029 publications in 3 languages and 65,453 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Biography  Folklore  Nature stories  Sea stories  Catalogs  Poetry  Bibliography 
Roles: Other
Classifications: D767.25.H6, [FIC]
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Publications about Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)
Publications by Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)
Most widely held works by Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)
Charlotte's web by E. B White( Book )
2 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 2,994 libraries worldwide
When he discovers that he is destined to be someone's dinner, Wilbur the pig is desolate until his spider friend Charlotte decides to help him
Hiroshima by John Hersey( Book )
3 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 2,580 libraries worldwide
This volume describes the effect of the bombing of Hiroshima on six survivors of the atomic blast
Anna and the King of Siam by Margaret Landon( Book )
1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 2,103 libraries worldwide
Recounts the experiences of Anna Leonowens, who worked for the King of Siam in the 1860s as a translator and tutor to his children
The book : the story of printing & bookmaking by Douglas C McMurtrie( Book )
1 edition published in 1943 in English and held by 1,437 libraries worldwide
Mister Roberts by Thomas Heggen( Book )
4 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 1,394 libraries worldwide
The hilarious story about the crew of the Reluctant, an imaginary cargo ship in the Pacific during World War 2
The first part of the life and achievements of the renowned Don Quixote de la Mancha by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( Book )
3 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 1,097 libraries worldwide
Tells the adventures of an eccentric hidalgo who adopted the name of Don Quixote de la Mancha, when his brain had become so addled from reading too many romances on knighthood. Don Quixote has known most of the misfortunes that can befall a man and has yet remained of good humor and stout heart
Catalogues and counters; a history of Sears, Roebuck and Company by Boris Emmet( Book )
2 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 894 libraries worldwide
Specimen days by Walt Whitman( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 800 libraries worldwide
Whitman covers his life and accomplisments in diary-like entries, starting with his childhood in Long Island, to his time as a New York writer, to his volunteer work as a Washington field nurse during the Civil War, and his nature writings and travel diaries as an older man
The impossible friendship; Boswell and Mrs. Thrale by Mary Hyde Eccles( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 707 libraries worldwide
The Thrales of Streatham Park by Hester Lynch Piozzi( Book )
3 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 658 libraries worldwide
The greatest book in the world, and other papers by A. Edward Newton( Book )
3 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 654 libraries worldwide
Books and printing : a treasury for typophiles by Paul A Bennett( Book )
2 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 652 libraries worldwide
The snow and the sun : a South American folk rhyme in two languages = La nieve y el sol by Antonio Frasconi( Book )
2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 584 libraries worldwide
This traditional Latin American children's rhyme in English and Spanish is "a lesson in life that everthing in nature is closely related ... ; that each action produces a reaction."
Vision of a collector : the Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection in the Library of Congress by Library of Congress( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 561 libraries worldwide
The Farnese hours : the Pierpont Morgan Library, New York by Giulio Clovio( Book )
2 editions published in 1976 in Latin and English and held by 551 libraries worldwide
European drawings, 1375-1825 : catalogue by Pierpont Morgan Library( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 543 libraries worldwide
From haven to home : 350 years of Jewish life in America ( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 491 libraries worldwide
"The year 2004 marks the 350th anniversary of the first Jewish settlement in America. From Haven to Home celebrates this important occasion by bringing together an eminent group of historians who take stock of American Jewish life, from the arrival of the first small group in Manhattan in 1654 to the present." "The essays are amply illustrated with items from the vast Judaica Americana collections of the Library of Congress, among them letters from presidents Washington and Jefferson to prominent leaders of the American Jewish community, the first Hebrew Bible printed in America, and the first American Yiddish cookbook, as well as selections of photographs, prints, diaries, maps, and sheet music." "In telling the story of diverse groups of Jewish immigrants, who over the centuries made the United States their home, From Haven to Home examines the intertwined themes, and sometimes conflicting aims, of accommodation, assertion, adaption, and acculturation that have characterized the American Jewish experience from its beginnings in 1654 to the present day."--BOOK JACKET
The wind in the willows by Kenneth Grahame( Book )
1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 483 libraries worldwide
The escapades of four animal friends who live along a river in the English countryside--Toad, Mole, Rat, and Badger
Drawing near : Whistler etchings from the Zelman Collection by Ruth Fine( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 476 libraries worldwide
The Lessing J. Rosenwald collection : a catalog of the gifts of Lessing J. Rosenwald to the Library of Congress, 1943 to 1975 by Library of Congress( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 469 libraries worldwide
 
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Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection
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English (49)
Latin (3)
German (2)
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