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Whibley, Charles 1859-1930

Overview
Works: 285 works in 870 publications in 1 language and 11,891 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Humorous fiction  History  Records and correspondence  Action and adventure fiction  Romance fiction  Biographies  Literature 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Speaker, Honoree, Other
Classifications: PQ1685.E5, 847.32
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A book of scoundrels by Charles Whibley( )

36 editions published between 1897 and 2018 in English and held by 2,132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Political portraits by Charles Whibley( Book )

41 editions published between 1873 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Literary portraits by Charles Whibley( Book )

29 editions published between 1904 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of essays on literary subjects, including Casanova
Essays in biography by Charles Whibley( Book )

19 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written in Whibley's entertaining prose, this 1913 volume features profiles of Sir Thomas Overbury; George Buchanan; Edward Hall; John Tiptoft; John Stow; James Crichton; Margaret, Duchess of Newcastle; and Sir Thomas Browne
Literary studies by Charles Whibley( Book )

15 editions published between 1919 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Makepeace Thackeray by Charles Whibley( Book )

20 editions published between 1903 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1903 volume offers a collection of essays on Thackeray's life and literary career, including a look at popular taste in London during his time
The Satyricon of Petronius Arbiter by Petronius Arbiter( Book )

14 editions published between 1927 and 1943 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Petronius Arbiter, reputed author of the Satyricon, presents a portrait of society of the 1st century. This work is considered to be the first western European novel
The pageantry of life by Charles Whibley( Book )

26 editions published between 1900 and 2010 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The golden ass, being the metamorphoses of Lucius Apuleius by Apuleius( Book )

14 editions published between 1927 and 1943 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Lucius, a Roman-named Greek youth of means and prominent family whose curiosity about magic gets him changed into a donkey
Gargantua and Pantagruel by François Rabelais( Book )

17 editions published between 1900 and 1967 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Life of Gargantua and of Pantagruel (in French, La vie de Gargantua et de Pantagruel) is a connected series of five novels written in the 16th century by Franco̧is Rabelais. It is the story of two giants, a father (Gargantua) and his son (Pantagruel) and their adventures, written in an amusing, extravagant, satirical vein."--Wikipedia
Collected essays of W.P. Ker by W. P Ker( Book )

19 editions published between 1925 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in frankness by Charles Whibley( Book )

19 editions published between 1898 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays in romantic literature by George Wyndham( Book )

17 editions published between 1919 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty select colloquies of Erasmus by Desiderius Erasmus( Book )

2 editions published in 1923 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A book of English prose : character and incident, 1387-1649 by William Ernest Henley( Book )

17 editions published between 1891 and 1905 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Second journal to Eliza, hitherto known as Letters supposed to have been written by Yorick and Eliza, but now shown to be a later version of the Journal to Eliza by Laurence Sterne( Book )

8 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of Comines by Philippe de Commynes( Book )

5 editions published in 1897 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Philippe de Commines (or de Commynes or "Philippe de Comines", Latin Philippus Cominaeus; 1447 ? 18 October 1511) was a writer and diplomat in the courts of Burgundy and France. He has been called "the first truly modern writer" (Charles Augustin Sainte-Beuve) and "the first critical and philosophical historian since classical times" (Oxford Companion to English Literature). Neither a chronicler nor a historian in the usual sense of the word, his analyses of the contemporary political scene are what made him virtually unique in his own time."--Wikipedia
Henry VIII by Edward Hall( Book )

7 editions published between 1904 and 2012 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seen here is a fascinating book written by Edward Hall in the time of Henry VIII. Hall was an exceedingly loyal subject of the King, starting his political career as Judge in the Sheriff's Court and eventually becoming a member of Parliament in 1529. His writings make it obvious that he both admired and respected the King and his policies
An Aethiopian history written in Greek by Heliodorus by Heliodorus( Book )

10 editions published between 1895 and 1967 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Pitt, by Charles Whibley by Charles Whibley( Book )

10 editions published between 1906 and 2011 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The career of William Pitt the Younger (1759-1806) encompassed the American and French Revolutions, the rise of Napoleon, and the reign of George III. One of the leading political journalists of the Victorian-Edwardian era tells the story of the tumultuous life and times of the man whose tenure in office defined the position of Prime Minister
 
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A book of scoundrels
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Alternative Names
Annalist 1859-1930

Charles Whibley Brits journalist (1859-1930)

Charles Whibley English writer

Whibley, Carolus.

Whibley, Carolus 1859-1930

Whibley, Ch.

Languages
English (352)