WorldCat Identities

Peacock, Ralph

Overview
Works: 28 works in 101 publications in 2 languages and 1,628 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Biography  Action and adventure fiction  Adventure stories  Sea stories  Adventure stories, English  Historical fiction  War fiction 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PZ7.H4, 759
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Most widely held works about Ralph Peacock
 
Most widely held works by Ralph Peacock
A knight of the white cross : a tale of the siege of Rhodes by G. A Henty( Book )

21 editions published between 1895 and 2007 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Gervaise Tresham leaves England and the turmoil of the Wars of the Roses to become a Knight of St. John. Starting as a page of the Grand Master, Gervaise quickly attains knighthood and defends Europe and Christendom against the anarchy of piracy in the Mediterranean and the expansion of the Turkish empire. Sir Tresham is there to defend the fortress at Rhodes during the first siege of that city by Soleiman
Both sides the border : a tale of Hotspur and Glendower by G. A Henty( )

20 editions published between 1898 and 2007 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Oswald Forster, taken into Henry Percy's household. He participates in a raid aganis Glendower, rescues his girl cousins, is captured by Glendower and participates in the battle of Shrewsbury
Wulf the Saxon : a story of the Norman conquest by G. A Henty( Book )

20 editions published between 1894 and 2015 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of the Norman conquest, set in Britain and Normandy in 1066. "Wulf of Steyning, a valued and trusted thane in Harold Godwinson's service before and during his reign as King of England, boldly captures a castle in the Welsh wars, risks his life to rescue Harold when he is shipwrecked on Norman shores, bravely fights against the Norsemen at the Battle of Stamford Bridge, and resolutely stands by his king to the last at the Battle of Hastings."
Lords of the world : a story of the fall of Carthage and Corinth by Alfred John Church( )

5 editions published between 1897 and 2012 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At Agincourt : a tale of the white hoods of Paris by G. A Henty( Book )

2 editions published between 1897 and 2015 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the long and bloody feud between the houses of Orleans and Burgundy, from its commencement to the time when both factions laid aside their differences at the battle of Agincourt
Under Wellington's command : a tale of the Peninsular War by G. A Henty( Book )

1 edition published in 1899 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The dashing hero of this book, Terence O'Connor, was the hero of Mr. Henty's previous book, "With Moore at Corunna," to which this is really a sequel. He is still at the head of the "Minho" Portuguese regiment. Being detached on independent and guerilla duty with his regiment, he renders invaluable service in gaining information and in harassing the French. His command, being constantly on the edge of the army, is engaged in frequent skirmishes and some most important battles"--From the Robinson Books website
A march on London : being a story of Wat Tyler's insurrection by G. A Henty( Book )

1 edition published in 1898 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A historical adventure novel, being a fictionalisation of the English Peasants' Revolt of 1381 led by Wat Tyler
Through Russian snows : a story of Napoleon's retreat from Moscow by G. A Henty( Book )

in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The hero, Julian Wyatt, after several adventures with smugglers, by whom he is handed over a prisoner to the French, regains his freedom and joins Napoleon's army in the Russian campaign, and reaches Moscow with the victorious Emperor. Then, when the terrible retreat begins, Julian finds himself in the rearguard of the French army, fighting desperately, league by league, against famine, snow-storms, wolves, and Russians. Ultimately he escapes out of the general disaster, after rescuing the daughter of a Russian Count, makes his way to St. Petersburg, and then returns to England. A story with an excellent plot, exciting adventures, and splendid historical interests"--The Robinson Books website
Under Drake's flag : a tale of the Spanish main by G. A Henty( Book )

in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Ned Hearne shares in Francis Drake's adventures on the Spanish Main
Olaf the Glorious; a historical story of the Viking age by Robert Leighton( Book )

5 editions published between 1894 and 1907 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Olaf the glorious by Robert Leighton( Book )

3 editions published between 1897 and 1910 in Dutch and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Leighton's fascinating biographical novel of Olaf Tryggvason, King Olaf I of Norway from 995 to 1000, and a central figure in early Christianity in Norway
The Paladins of Edwin the Great. [A tale.] (Illustrations by R. Peacock.) by Clements R Markham( Book )

3 editions published in 1896 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Women painters of the world : from the time of Caterina Vigri, 1413-1463, to Rosa Bonheur and the present day by Walter Shaw Sparrow( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The paladins of Edwin the Great by Clements R Markham( Book )

1 edition published in 1901 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Recueil. Oeuvre de Ralph Peacock] by Ralph Peacock( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ralph Peacock : artist file : by Ralph Peacock( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Assembled artist file includes b & w photographs, reproductions from books and auction catalogs, and in some cases, negatives. Items may include full views, details, before and after restoration views, etc. Documentation may include artist name, title of work, medium, dimensions, provenance, exhibition history, related works, previous attributions, and bibliography
On the Irrawaddy : a story of the first Burmese war by G. A Henty( Book )

1 edition published in 1898 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"The hero having an uncle, a trader on the Indian and Burmese rivers, goes out to join him. Soon after war is declared by Burmah against England and he is drawn into it. His familiarity with the Burmese customs and language make him of such use that he is put upon Sir Archibald Campbell's staff. He has many experiences and narrow escapes in battles and in scouting. With half-a-dozen men he rescues his cousin who had been taken prisoner, and in the flight they are besieged in an old ruined temple. His escape and ultimate successful return to England show what a clear head with pluck can do."--From publisher's website
Profile portraits and children's portrait [Exhibition] Barbizon House, London by Ralph Peacock( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Portraits of men, women, and children : after the original oil paintings by Ralph Peacock( Book )

1 edition published in 1922 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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A knight of the white cross : a tale of the siege of Rhodes
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Both sides the border : a tale of Hotspur and GlendowerWulf the Saxon : a story of the Norman conquest
Alternative Names
Ralph Peacock

Ralph Peacock British painter (1868-1946)

Ralph Peacock Brits kunstschilder (1868-1946)

Languages
English (92)

Dutch (3)