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Barber, John Warner 1798-1885

Overview
Works: 361 works in 1,238 publications in 2 languages and 10,831 library holdings
Genres: History  Local history  Poetry  Biography  Juvenile works  Trials, litigation, etc  Census data  Genealogy  Gazetteers  Art 
Roles: Author, Editor, Engraver, Illustrator, Composer, Publisher
Classifications: F134, 974.9
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Most widely held works by John Warner Barber
Historical collections : being a general collection of interesting facts, traditions, biographical sketches, anecdotes, &c., relating to the history and antiquities of every town in Massachusetts, with geographical descriptions by John Warner Barber( Book )

61 editions published between 1839 and 2015 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical sketches of more than 300 Massachusetts towns from Abington to Yarmouth
A history of the Amistad captives by John Warner Barber( Book )

12 editions published between 1840 and 2014 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account from 1840 of the Amistad captives and their struggle for freedom.  This account includes interesting descriptions of the men on the ship, with Cinque described in the most detail; even a phrenological assessment of his head is included.  Phrenologists believed that a person's character could be determined by studying their skull
History and antiquities of New haven, Conn., from its earliest settlement to the present time by John Warner Barber( Book )

47 editions published between 1831 and 2016 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of 1000 proverbs by John Warner Barber( Book )

9 editions published between 1971 and 1994 in Spanish and English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interesting events in the history of the United States: : being a selection of the most important and interesting events which have transpired since the discovery of this country to the present time. by John Warner Barber( Book )

16 editions published between 1828 and 1967 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical, poetical and pictorial American scenes : principally moral and religious : being a selection of interesting incidents in American history to which is added a historical sketch of each of the United States by John Warner Barber( Book )

25 editions published between 1850 and 1852 in English and Undetermined and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the United States of America : on a plan adapted to the capacity of youth, and designed to aid the memory by systematick arrangement and interesting associations. : Illustrated by engravings. by Charles A Goodrich( Book )

18 editions published between 1822 and 1833 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All the western states and territories, from the Alleghanies to the Pacific, and from the Lakes to the Gulf : containing their history from the earliest times ... by John Warner Barber( Book )

19 editions published between 1867 and 2016 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history and antiquities of New England, New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania ... by John Warner Barber( Book )

14 editions published between 1842 and 2010 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early woodcut views of New York and New Jersey : 304 illustrations from the "Historical collections" by John Warner Barber( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Historical collections : being a general collection of interesting facts, traditions, biographical sketches, anecdotes, &c., relating to the history and antiquities of every town in Massachusetts, with geographical descriptions
Alternative Names
Barber, J. W.

Barber, J.W. 1798-1885

Barber, J.W. (John Warner), 1798-1885

Barber, John 1798-1885

Barber, John W.

Barber, John W. 1798-1885

Barber, John W. (John Warner), 1798-1885

Barber, John Warner 1798-1885

John Warner Barber

John Warner Barber American engraver

John Warner Barber Amerikaans historicus (1798-)

Warner Barber, John 1798-1885

Languages
English (471)

Spanish (6)

Covers
Connecticut historical collections, containing a general collection of interesting facts, traditions, biographical sketches, anecdotes, &c., relating to the history and antiquities of every town in Connecticut, with geographical descriptionsAll the western states and territories, from the Alleghanies to the Pacific, and from the Lakes to the Gulf : containing their history from the earliest times ...