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Sheffield, John Holroyd Earl of 1735-1821

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Works: 587 works in 1,838 publications in 3 languages and 23,181 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Poetry  Controversial literature  Trials, litigation, etc  Records and correspondence  Anecdotes  Diaries  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Former owner, Translator, Honoree, Illustrator, Other, wst
Classifications: PR3476, 330
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Observations on the commerce of the American States by John Holroyd Sheffield( Book )

172 editions published between 1783 and 1984 in English and French and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The miscellaneous works of Edward Gibbon, Esq. : with memoirs of his life and writings, composed by himself: illustrated from his letters by Edward Gibbon( Book )

76 editions published between 1796 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the death of Edward Gibbon (1737-94), his unpublished papers were left to his friend John Baker Holroyd, first earl of Sheffield, who published them in two volumes in 1796. Volume 2 contains abstracts from Gibbon's reading, with his reflections on what he read, and extracts from his journal (sometimes in French, with a parallel translation), short pieces on various aspects of Roman history, an outline of his planned history of the world from the ninth to the end of the fifteenth century, literary criticism, a history of the House of Brunswick (ancestors of the Hanoverian British royal family), and a riposte to a criticism of his own great work, The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, which is also reissued (in the 1896-1900 edition by J. B. Bury) in the Cambridge Library Collection
The autobiography of Edward Gibbon by Edward Gibbon( Book )

48 editions published between 1846 and 1978 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ji ben xi ying guo shi ba shi ji zhu ming li shi xue jia. ben wen zong jie le ta yi sheng de xue shu li cheng, bing xiang jin di miao shu le ta zi yi fa fen xiang shang de ku xue de guo cheng ji zi yi de wei ren
Strictures on the necessity of inviolably maintaining the navigation and colonial system of Great Britain by John Holroyd Sheffield( Book )

33 editions published between 1804 and 1974 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observations on the manufactures, trade, and present state of Ireland by John Holroyd Sheffield( Book )

110 editions published between 1735 and 2005 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observations on the Corn Bill : now depending in Parliament by John Holroyd Sheffield( Book )

44 editions published between 1791 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humanity in Algiers, or, The story of Azem by John Holroyd Sheffield( Book )

8 editions published in 1801 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A letter on the corn laws, and on the means of obviating the mischiefs and distress, which are rapidly increasing by John Holroyd Sheffield( Book )

20 editions published in 1815 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oppression : a poem. by John Holroyd Sheffield( Book )

21 editions published between 1765 and 1921 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satire on the British ministry of 1765 regarding their treatment of the American colonies. It contains the first known use of the term Yankee. See p. 14
Letter to the Edinburgh reviewers by John Holroyd Sheffield( Book )

8 editions published in 1819 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observations sur le commerce des États américains by John Holroyd Sheffield( Book )

18 editions published between 1789 and 1984 in French and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the trade in wool and woolens, including an exposition of the commercial situation of the British Empire by John Holroyd Sheffield( Book )

22 editions published between 1813 and 1814 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report of the Earl of Sheffield to the meeting at Lewes wool fair : 26th July, 1816 by John Holroyd Sheffield( Book )

16 editions published between 1816 and 1818 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Substance of the speech of the Right Honourable Lord Sheffield, Monday, April 22, 1799, upon the subject of union with Ireland by John Holroyd Sheffield( Book )

24 editions published between 1799 and 2015 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The orders in council and the American embargo beneficial to the political and commercial interests of Great Britain by John Holroyd Sheffield( Book )

7 editions published in 1809 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observations on the objections made to the export of wool from Great Britain to Ireland by John Holroyd Sheffield( Book )

11 editions published in 1800 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new system of philosophy, or The Newtonean hypothesis examined by John Holroyd Sheffield( Book )

7 editions published in 1783 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thoughts on the late proceedings of government respecting the trade of the West India islands with the United States of North America by Bryan Edwards( Book )

7 editions published between 1784 and 2005 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The case of the controverted election of Coventry by John Philipps( Book )

2 editions published between 1784 and 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Yeo and Holroyd were charged by the other candidates, Sir Thomas Halifax and Thomas Rogers, Esq., with disruptive behavior at the polling places during the election for the Coventry seat in the House of Commons
 
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ジョン・バーカー・ホルロイド (初代シェフィールド伯爵)

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