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Shea, John Gilmary 1824-1892

Overview
Works: 433 works in 1,718 publications in 3 languages and 19,643 library holdings
Genres: History  Bibliography  Church history  Biography  Dictionaries  Sources  Bio-bibliography  Apologetic writings 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Compiler, Composer, Other, Author of introduction, Arranger, Printer, Annotator
Classifications: F352, 282.73
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Most widely held works about John Gilmary Shea
 
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Most widely held works by John Gilmary Shea
A description of Louisiana by Louis Hennepin( Book )

38 editions published between 1880 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History and general description of New France by Pierre-François-Xavier de Charlevoix( Book )

104 editions published between 1866 and 1985 in English and held by 1,086 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of the Catholic missions among the Indian tribes of the United States, 1529-1854 by John Gilmary Shea( Book )

65 editions published between 1854 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compiled local and family histories from Mid-Continent Library
Discovery and exploration of the Mississippi Valley: with the original narratives of Marquette, Allouez, Membré, Hennepin, and Anastase Douay by John Gilmary Shea( Book )

60 editions published between 1852 and 2015 in English and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early voyages up and down the Mississippi by John Gilmary Shea( Book )

33 editions published between 1861 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the Catholic church within the limits of the United States : from the first attempted colonization to the present time by John Gilmary Shea( Book )

11 editions published between 1886 and 1970 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catholic missions among the Indian tribes of the United States by John Gilmary Shea( Book )

11 editions published between 1855 and 1973 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Partial summary (p. 466-479). Short secondary sketch of the early years of the flathead mission
First establishment of the faith in New France by Chrestien Le Clercq( Book )

34 editions published between 1881 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Father Isaac Jogues : missionary priest of the Society of Jesus, slain by the Mohawk Iroquois, in the present state of New York, Oct. 18, 1646 by Félix Martin( Book )

16 editions published between 1885 and 1982 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Perils of the ocean and wilderness: or, Narratives of shipwreck and Indian captivity. Gleaned from early missionary annals by John Gilmary Shea( Book )

31 editions published between 1856 and 2015 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of the Catholic church in the United States by John Gilmary Shea( Book )

10 editions published between 1886 and 1892 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The operations of the French fleet under the Count de Grasse in 1781-2 : as described in two contemporaneous journals by John Gilmary Shea( Book )

18 editions published between 1864 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Catholic church in the United States: a sketch of its ecclesiastical history by Henri de Courcy( Book )

33 editions published between 1856 and 1986 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life and times of the Most Rev. John Carroll, bishop and first archbishop of Baltimore. Embracing the history of the Catholic church in the United States. 1763-1815 by John Gilmary Shea( Book )

23 editions published between 1888 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Catholic Church in colonial days. The thirteen colonies -- The Ottawa and Illinois country -- Louisiana -- Florida -- Texas -- New Mexico and Arizona, 1521-1763 by John Gilmary Shea( Book )

25 editions published between 1886 and 2016 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Lincoln memorial : a record of the life, assassination, and obsequies of the martyred president by John Gilmary Shea( Book )

12 editions published between 1865 and 2012 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This biography of Abraham Lincoln focuses on his legacy and popularity with the American people
A French-Onondaga dictionary, from a manuscript of the seventeenth century by John Gilmary Shea( Book )

28 editions published between 1860 and 1999 in English and French and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The original manuscript of the present volumes is preserved in the Mazarin Library at Paris, and is supposed to be of the close of the seventeenth century. It is apparently the work of one of the Jesuit Fathers whose missions in New York extended from the middle of the seventeenth to the close of the first decade in the succeeding century."--Preface
The life of Pope Pius IX. and the great events in the history of the Church during his pontificate by John Gilmary Shea( Book )

16 editions published between 1877 and 2017 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relation of Alvar Nuñez Cabeça de Vaca by Alvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca( Book )

8 editions published in 1871 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Author of Early voyages 1824-1892

Author of History of New France 1824-1892

Author of The Discovery of the Mississippi 1824-1892

Discovery of the Mississippi, Author of 1824-1892

Early voyages, Author of 1824-1892

History of New France, Author of 1824-1892

John Gilmary Shea American historian

John Gilmary Shea Amerikaans historicus (1824-1892)

John Gilmary Shea historiador estadounidense

Shea, J. G. 1824-1892

Shea, J. G. (John Gilmary), 1824-1892

Shea, Jean-Marie 1824-1892

Shea, John D. 1824-1892

Shea, John Dawson 1824-1892

Shea, John Dawson Gilmary 1824-1892

Shea, John G. 1824-1892

Shea, John Gilmari 1824-1892

Shea, John Gilmary 1824-1892

Languages
English (588)

French (14)

Spanish (3)

Covers
Discovery and exploration of the Mississippi Valley: with the original narratives of Marquette, Allouez, Membré, Hennepin, and Anastase DouayThe Catholic Church in colonial days. The thirteen colonies -- The Ottawa and Illinois country -- Louisiana -- Florida -- Texas -- New Mexico and Arizona, 1521-1763