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The Resource Zanies : the world's greatest eccentrics, by Jay Robert Nash

Zanies : the world's greatest eccentrics, by Jay Robert Nash

Label
Zanies : the world's greatest eccentrics
Title
Zanies
Title remainder
the world's greatest eccentrics
Statement of responsibility
by Jay Robert Nash
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These men and women who broke the mold and give us a glimpse of inspired flakiness, a peek at the outrageous
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nash, Jay Robert
Dewey number
  • 920/.009/03
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
CT119
LC item number
.N37 1982
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Biography
  • Biography
  • Eccentrics and eccentricities
  • Biography
  • Eccentrics and eccentricities
Label
Zanies : the world's greatest eccentrics, by Jay Robert Nash
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 429-454) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Albert Abrams -- Hans Christian Andersen -- George Antheil -- Matthew Arnold -- Jules W. ("Nicky") Arnstein -- Russell Arundel -- Mary Astor -- Delia Salter Bacon -- Phineas Taylor Barnum -- John Sidney Blythe Barrymore -- Finis Bates -- Jeremy Bentham -- Sarah Bernhardt -- Russell Birdwell -- Maxwell Bodenheim -- Junius Brutus Booth -- Clara Bow -- James Buchanan ("Diamond Jim") Brady -- John R. Brinley -- Edward West ("Daddy") Browning -- George Gordon Noel Byron -- (Joseph Balsamo) Cagliostro -- Enrico Caruso -- Leonard Casley -- Charles Chaplin -- charles Langdon Clarke -- Georges Clemenceau -- Robert Coates -- Tyrus Raymond ("Ty") Cobb -- William Horace de Ver Cole -- Thomas B. Connery -- Douglas ("Wrong Way") Corrigan -- John ("Bathouse John") Couglin -- John Sargent Cram -- Hart Crane -- Francesca Cremonse -- Aleister Crowley -- Michael Curtiz -- Salvador Dali -- Charles Dawson -- Jerome Herman ("Dizzy") Dean -- John Dee -- Ferdinand Waldo Demara, Jr. -- Timothy Dexter -- Sergei Pavlovich Diaghilev -- Raymond Ditmars -- Sir Arthur Conan Doyle -- Doris Duke -- Isadora Duncan -- George Eastman -- Thomas Alva Edison -- W.C. Fields -- Horace Fletcher -- Henry Ford -- James Vincent Forrestal -- William Frawley -- Marshall B. Gardner -- Frank Garner -- ("Colonel") Dinshah Pestanji Framji Ghadiali -- Clement Giglio -- Samuel Goldwyn -- Waxey (Irving Wexler) Gordon -- Joseph Ferdinand Gould -- Dr. James Graham -- Harry Greb -- Hett (Howland Robinson) Green -- Mary Louise Cecilia ("Texas") Guinan -- Nubar Gulbenkian -- George Ivan Gurdjieff -- Wencelaus Hanka -- James A. Harden-Hickey -- Gaylord Hauser -- William Randolph Hearst -- Jemmy Hirst -- Halbert Louis Hoard -- J. Edgar Hoover -- Brian G. Hughes -- Howard Robard Hughes, Jr. -- George Hull -- H.L. (Haroldson Lafayette) Hunt -- John Huston -- Barbara Hutton -- William Henry Ireland -- Sanford Jarrell -- Norman Jeffries -- Al (Asa Yoelson) Jolson -- Alvin ("Shipwreck") Kelly -- Arabella Kenealy -- Dr. William Koch -- Fiorello La Guardia -- T.E. (Thomas Edward) Lawrence -- Charles Godfrey Leland -- Anne De ("Ninon") Lenclos -- John Llewellyn Lewis -- Richard Adams Locke -- Huey Pierce ("The Kingfish") Long -- Count Felix von Luckner -- Charles MacArthur -- Bernarr MacFadden -- William Francis Mannix -- Marx Brothers -- William Somerset Maugham -- Edith Rockefeller McCormick -- Mellon Brothers -- William Miller -- Wilson Mizner -- Edward Wortley Montagu -- John Mytton -- Bronko Nagurski -- Carry Amelia (Moore Gloyd) Nation -- Florence Nightingale -- Joshua Abraham Norton -- John Humphrey Noyes -- Charles K. Ogden -- John O'Hara -- Phillippus Aureolus Paracelsus -- George Smith Patton -- Hesketh Pearson -- Elisha Perkins -- Vincenzo Peruggia -- Samuel Andrew Peters -- Edgar Allan Poe -- George Psalmanazar -- John Randolph -- Grigori Efimovich Rasputin -- Harry Reichenbach -- Robert Reidt -- Armand Jean du Plessis duc de Richelieu -- Mary Roberts Rinehart -- Matthew (Lord Rokeby) Robinson -- Michael (Harry F. Gerguson) Romanoff -- Jacob Ruppert, Jr. -- John Ruskin -- George Herman ("Babe") Ruth -- Russell Sage -- George Bernard Shaw -- Richard Brinsley Sheridan -- Upton Beall Sinclair -- Isaac Merit Singer -- Joanna Southcott -- Gertrude Stein -- Charles Dillon ("Casey") Stengel -- Louis T. Stone -- William Ashley ("Billy") Sunday -- John Cleves Symmes -- Stanislaus Szukalski -- Leo Taxil -- John Taylor -- Cyrus Reed Teed -- Nikola Tesla -- Mrs. Virginia ("Bridey Murphy") Tighe -- Sofya Tolstoy -- George Francis Train -- B. Traven -- Hugh Troy -- Mark (Samuel Langhorne Clemens) Twain -- Tristan Tzara -- William Louis Veeck -- William Voight -- Wilbur Glenn Voliva -- Erich Oswald von Stroheim -- George E. ("Rube") Waddell -- Ganna Walska -- Charles Waterton -- John Gottleib Wendel -- James Marion West, Jr. -- Mae West -- E.J. ("Stroller") White -- Lewis Robert ("Hack") Wilson -- Walter Winchell -- Victoria Claflin Martin Woodhull -- Alexander Woollcott -- Basil Zaharoff
Control code
16897864
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xxiii, 464 pages
Isbn
9780832901232
Lccn
82002145
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)8170663
  • (OCoLC)8170663
Label
Zanies : the world's greatest eccentrics, by Jay Robert Nash
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 429-454) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Albert Abrams -- Hans Christian Andersen -- George Antheil -- Matthew Arnold -- Jules W. ("Nicky") Arnstein -- Russell Arundel -- Mary Astor -- Delia Salter Bacon -- Phineas Taylor Barnum -- John Sidney Blythe Barrymore -- Finis Bates -- Jeremy Bentham -- Sarah Bernhardt -- Russell Birdwell -- Maxwell Bodenheim -- Junius Brutus Booth -- Clara Bow -- James Buchanan ("Diamond Jim") Brady -- John R. Brinley -- Edward West ("Daddy") Browning -- George Gordon Noel Byron -- (Joseph Balsamo) Cagliostro -- Enrico Caruso -- Leonard Casley -- Charles Chaplin -- charles Langdon Clarke -- Georges Clemenceau -- Robert Coates -- Tyrus Raymond ("Ty") Cobb -- William Horace de Ver Cole -- Thomas B. Connery -- Douglas ("Wrong Way") Corrigan -- John ("Bathouse John") Couglin -- John Sargent Cram -- Hart Crane -- Francesca Cremonse -- Aleister Crowley -- Michael Curtiz -- Salvador Dali -- Charles Dawson -- Jerome Herman ("Dizzy") Dean -- John Dee -- Ferdinand Waldo Demara, Jr. -- Timothy Dexter -- Sergei Pavlovich Diaghilev -- Raymond Ditmars -- Sir Arthur Conan Doyle -- Doris Duke -- Isadora Duncan -- George Eastman -- Thomas Alva Edison -- W.C. Fields -- Horace Fletcher -- Henry Ford -- James Vincent Forrestal -- William Frawley -- Marshall B. Gardner -- Frank Garner -- ("Colonel") Dinshah Pestanji Framji Ghadiali -- Clement Giglio -- Samuel Goldwyn -- Waxey (Irving Wexler) Gordon -- Joseph Ferdinand Gould -- Dr. James Graham -- Harry Greb -- Hett (Howland Robinson) Green -- Mary Louise Cecilia ("Texas") Guinan -- Nubar Gulbenkian -- George Ivan Gurdjieff -- Wencelaus Hanka -- James A. Harden-Hickey -- Gaylord Hauser -- William Randolph Hearst -- Jemmy Hirst -- Halbert Louis Hoard -- J. Edgar Hoover -- Brian G. Hughes -- Howard Robard Hughes, Jr. -- George Hull -- H.L. (Haroldson Lafayette) Hunt -- John Huston -- Barbara Hutton -- William Henry Ireland -- Sanford Jarrell -- Norman Jeffries -- Al (Asa Yoelson) Jolson -- Alvin ("Shipwreck") Kelly -- Arabella Kenealy -- Dr. William Koch -- Fiorello La Guardia -- T.E. (Thomas Edward) Lawrence -- Charles Godfrey Leland -- Anne De ("Ninon") Lenclos -- John Llewellyn Lewis -- Richard Adams Locke -- Huey Pierce ("The Kingfish") Long -- Count Felix von Luckner -- Charles MacArthur -- Bernarr MacFadden -- William Francis Mannix -- Marx Brothers -- William Somerset Maugham -- Edith Rockefeller McCormick -- Mellon Brothers -- William Miller -- Wilson Mizner -- Edward Wortley Montagu -- John Mytton -- Bronko Nagurski -- Carry Amelia (Moore Gloyd) Nation -- Florence Nightingale -- Joshua Abraham Norton -- John Humphrey Noyes -- Charles K. Ogden -- John O'Hara -- Phillippus Aureolus Paracelsus -- George Smith Patton -- Hesketh Pearson -- Elisha Perkins -- Vincenzo Peruggia -- Samuel Andrew Peters -- Edgar Allan Poe -- George Psalmanazar -- John Randolph -- Grigori Efimovich Rasputin -- Harry Reichenbach -- Robert Reidt -- Armand Jean du Plessis duc de Richelieu -- Mary Roberts Rinehart -- Matthew (Lord Rokeby) Robinson -- Michael (Harry F. Gerguson) Romanoff -- Jacob Ruppert, Jr. -- John Ruskin -- George Herman ("Babe") Ruth -- Russell Sage -- George Bernard Shaw -- Richard Brinsley Sheridan -- Upton Beall Sinclair -- Isaac Merit Singer -- Joanna Southcott -- Gertrude Stein -- Charles Dillon ("Casey") Stengel -- Louis T. Stone -- William Ashley ("Billy") Sunday -- John Cleves Symmes -- Stanislaus Szukalski -- Leo Taxil -- John Taylor -- Cyrus Reed Teed -- Nikola Tesla -- Mrs. Virginia ("Bridey Murphy") Tighe -- Sofya Tolstoy -- George Francis Train -- B. Traven -- Hugh Troy -- Mark (Samuel Langhorne Clemens) Twain -- Tristan Tzara -- William Louis Veeck -- William Voight -- Wilbur Glenn Voliva -- Erich Oswald von Stroheim -- George E. ("Rube") Waddell -- Ganna Walska -- Charles Waterton -- John Gottleib Wendel -- James Marion West, Jr. -- Mae West -- E.J. ("Stroller") White -- Lewis Robert ("Hack") Wilson -- Walter Winchell -- Victoria Claflin Martin Woodhull -- Alexander Woollcott -- Basil Zaharoff
Control code
16897864
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xxiii, 464 pages
Isbn
9780832901232
Lccn
82002145
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)8170663
  • (OCoLC)8170663

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