Some articles on thomas:
... In this chapter, John Thomas rereads the entries in his great-grandfather's diary of how Lummox was found ... John Thomas knew why.. ... The rest of the page summarizes John Thomas' grandfather's family history, discussing the first John Thomas Stuart, who had retired as a sea captain ...
... Thomas Kyd (baptised 6 November 1558 buried 15 August 1594) was an English dramatist, the author of The Spanish Tragedy, and one of the most important figures in ... Although well known in his own time, Kyd fell into obscurity until 1773 when Thomas Hawkins (an early editor of The Spanish Tragedy) discovered that Kyd was named as its ...
... Bruce Glassco composed a short story titled "True Thomas" that posits Thomas' prophetic powers were a gift of alien abduction - the Queen of Faerie from the ballad was the Queen of an extraterrestrial Hive sworn to ... Rudyard Kipling's poem The Last Rhime of True Thomas features Thomas Learmounth and a king who's going to make Thomas his knight ... Ellen Kushner's Thomas the Rhymer is a full-length novel based on the ballad and associated folklore ...
... Recent versions of the "Thomas the Rhymer" ballad include renditions by the electric folk act Steeleye Span which recorded two different versions for their 1974 album Now We Are Six' and ... composer Ralph Vaughan Williams left an opera by the title of Thomas the Rhymer incomplete at the time of his death in 1958 ... Vaughan Williams, and it was based upon the ballads of Thomas the Rhymer and Tam Lin ...
... Musicologists have traced the ballad, "Thomas the Rhymer", back at least as far as the 13th century ... Several different variants of the ballad of Thomas the Rhymer exist, most having the same basic theme ... They tell how Thomas either kissed, had sex, or slept with the Queen of Elfland and rode with her or was otherwise transported to Fairyland ...
More definitions of "Thomas":
- (noun): United States socialist who was a candidate for president six times (1884-1968).
Synonyms: Norman Thomas, Norman Mattoon Thomas
- (noun): The Apostle who would not believe the resurrection of Jesus until he saw Jesus with his own eyes.
Synonyms: Saint Thomas, St. Thomas, doubting Thomas, Thomas the doubting Apostle
- (noun): A radio broadcast journalist during World War I and World War II noted for his nightly new broadcast (1892-1981).
Synonyms: Lowell Thomas, Lowell Jackson Thomas
- (noun): United States clockmaker who introduced mass production (1785-1859).
Synonyms: Seth Thomas
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