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Haliburton, Thomas Chandler 1796-1865

Overview
Works: 432 works in 2,288 publications in 2 languages and 18,808 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Biography  Humor  Records and correspondence  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Anecdotes  Textbooks  Bibliography  Illustrated works 
Subject Headings: Authors, Canadian 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Composer, Bibliographic antecedent, Correspondent
Classifications: PR4735.H25, C813.3
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The clockmaker, or, The sayings and doings of Samuel Slick, of Slickville by Thomas Chandler Haliburton( Book )

323 editions published between 1836 and 2012 in English and held by 1,685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam Slick of Slickville, Connecticut, is a Yankee clock-peddler who accompanies a visiting English gentleman on an unforgettable tour of early nineteenth-century Nova Scotia. His shrewd observations and witty commentaries make up the thirty-three sketches of The Clockmaker. First serialized in 1835 and 1836 and then published together in late 1836 in response to public demand, the sketches of The Clockmaker established Judge Thomas Chandler Haliburton as a satirical humorist of international stature. The New Canadian Library edition is an unabridged reprint of the complete original text. From the Paperback edition
The attaché; or, Sam Slick in England by Thomas Chandler Haliburton( Book )

156 editions published between 1800 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 1 of a 2 volume set. For individual volumes in the set see CIHM nos. 46769-46770
The letter bag of the Great Western; or, Life in a steamer by Thomas Chandler Haliburton( Book )

99 editions published between 1839 and 2012 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nature and human nature by Thomas Chandler Haliburton( Book )

78 editions published between 1800 and 2012 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bubbles of Canada by Thomas Chandler Haliburton( Book )

43 editions published between 1839 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traits of American humour by Thomas Chandler Haliburton( Book )

49 editions published between 1852 and 2010 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The old judge : or, Life in a colony by Thomas Chandler Haliburton( Book )

54 editions published between 1800 and 1987 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rule and misrule of the English in America by Thomas Chandler Haliburton( Book )

44 editions published between 1851 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The clockmaker by Thomas Chandler Haliburton( Book )

27 editions published between 1838 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1835 Thomas Chandler Haliburton introduced Samuel Slick of Slicksville, Connecticut, into the pages of the Novascotian in order to awaken his fellow citizens to the economic opportunities of their province. From this Halifax newspaper trotted out the Connecticut Yankee, manufacturer and seller of clocks, with his original dialect and unique comic vision, to become the chief character in three series of The Clockmaker published between 1836 and 1840
An historical and statistical account of Nova-Scotia : illustrated by a map of the province, and several engravings by Thomas Chandler Haliburton( Book )

33 editions published between 1829 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The season-ticket by Thomas Chandler Haliburton( Book )

47 editions published between 1800 and 1987 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The old judge; or, Life in a colony by Thomas Chandler Haliburton( Book )

25 editions published between 1849 and 2012 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The clockmaker, or, The sayings and doings of Samuel Slick of Slickville by Thomas Chandler Haliburton( Book )

75 editions published between 1838 and 1993 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam Slick by Thomas Chandler Haliburton( Book )

12 editions published between 1923 and 1941 in English and Undetermined and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The clockmaker: sayings and doings of Samuel Slick of Slickville by Thomas Chandler Haliburton( Book )

38 editions published between 1841 and 1987 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judge Haliburton's Yankee Stories by Thomas Chandler Haliburton( Book )

52 editions published between 1800 and 2010 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam Slick's wise saws and modern instances : or, What he said, did, or invented by Thomas Chandler Haliburton( Book )

27 editions published between 1853 and 1987 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Americans at home, or, Byeways, backwoods, and prairies by Thomas Chandler Haliburton( Book )

28 editions published between 1800 and 1984 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wise-saws : or, Sam Slick in search of a wife by Thomas Chandler Haliburton( Book )

25 editions published between 1850 and 1987 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A general description of Nova Scotia by Thomas Chandler Haliburton( Book )

34 editions published between 1823 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The clockmaker
Alternative Names
Author of Sam Slick, the clockmaker

Chandler Haliburton, Thomas

Chandler Haliburton, Thomas 1796-1865

Chandler, Thomas

Chandler, Thomas 1796-1865

Haliburton, Thomas C.

Haliburton, Thomas C. 1796-1865

Haliburton, Thomas C. (Thomas Chandler), 1796-1865

Sam Slick

Sam Slick 1796-1865

Slick, Sam.

Slick, Sam 1796-1865

Slick, Sam of Slickville 1796-1865

Thomas Chandler Haliburton Canadees schrijver (1796-1865)

Thomas Chandler Haliburton kanadischer Schriftsteller

Thomas Chandler Haliburton scrittore canadese

Thomas Haliburton

Галибуртон, Томас-Чэндлер

Languages
English (1,366)

French (5)

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The attaché; or, Sam Slick in EnglandThe clockmakerThe clockmaker, or, The sayings and doings of Samuel Slick of SlickvilleThe Thomas Chandler Haliburton SymposiumThe clockmaker, or, The sayings and doings of Samuel Slick of SlickvilleThe clockmaker, or, The sayings and doings of Samuel Slick, of SlickvilleThomas Chandler Haliburton and his works