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Sherwood, Mary Martha 1775-1851

Overview
Works: 772 works in 3,956 publications in 9 languages and 17,941 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Short stories  Biography  Domestic fiction  History  Catechisms  Prayers and devotions  Sunday school literature  Comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Author, Arranger, Editor, Composer
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Most widely held works about Mary Martha Sherwood
 
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The history of little Henry and his bearer by Mary Martha Sherwood( Book )

178 editions published between 1800 and 1982 in 5 languages and held by 1,583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Oxford book of children's stories by Jan Mark( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short stories written for children over the past 250 years by such authors as Louisa May Alcott, Rudyard Kipling, Carl Sandburg, Joan Aiken, and Rosa Guy
Little Henry and his bearer by Mary Martha Sherwood( )

59 editions published between 1820 and 1967 in 5 languages and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The little woodman and his dog Caesar by Mary Martha Sherwood( )

84 editions published between 1818 and 1974 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale about a young boy who is deserted in the woods by his seven selfish brothers after their father, a woodcutter, dies. The boy survives with the help of Caesar, his dog, and many years later is reunited with his brothers, wood-cutters who have now lost their livelihood. They ask his forgiveness and he charitably makes it possible for them to live and prosper
The lady of the manor : being a series of conversations on the subject of confirmation : intended for the use of the middle and higher ranks of young females by Mary Martha Sherwood( )

60 editions published between 1823 and 1860 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the third volume of Mary Martha Sherwood's?The Lady of the Manor.?The book was intended to instruct young women on how to lead devout lives.?
Shanty the blacksmith : a tale of other times by Mary Martha Sherwood( )

26 editions published between 1836 and 2011 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

<I>Shanty the Blacksmith</i>, published in 1835, is one of Sherwood's works from her later period
Brotherly love : shewing that as merely human it may not always be depended upon by Mary Martha Sherwood( )

14 editions published between 1851 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The infant's progress : from the valley of destruction to everlasting glory by Mary Martha Sherwood( )

50 editions published between 1821 and 2012 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A smurf wants to emulate Papa Smurf, and decides the best way to do so would be to practice magic. So, the smurf sneaks into Gargamel's lab and steals instructions for a magic potion. The smurf foolishly drinks the potion and is turned into a monstrous lizard that all of the smurfs fear. Can Papa Smurf create an antidote? Or will the Smurfs be seeing green for the rest of their lives?"--Publisher website
The flowers of the forest by Mary Martha Sherwood( )

46 editions published between 1828 and 1887 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children's literature : an anthology, 1801-1902( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories explanatory of the church catechism by Mary Martha Sherwood( Book )

48 editions published between 1817 and 2010 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl living in India learns about biblical teachings
The history of the Fairchild family, or, The child's manual : being a collection of stories calculated to show the importance and effects of a religious education by Mary Martha Sherwood( Book )

68 editions published between 1822 and 1900 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The exploits of a British family whose children, while frequently involved in misbehavior, are taught the error of their ways with strong doses of Christian doctrine
Margarita. A novel : In four volumes. By the author of Traditions by Mary Martha Sherwood( )

9 editions published between 1799 and 2005 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of the Fairchild family by Mary Martha Sherwood( Book )

39 editions published between 1818 and 1977 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The exploits of a British family whose children, while frequently involved in misbehavior, are taught the error of their ways with strong doses of Christian doctrine
Think before you act by Mary Martha Sherwood( )

19 editions published between 1845 and 1877 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jamie Gordon, or, The orphan by Mary Martha Sherwood( )

11 editions published between 1851 and 1860 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary Martha Sherwood frequently wrote about orphans in her young adult novels. Jamie Gordon tells the story of the title character, an orphan who has grown up on military bases
The history of George Desmond : founded on facts which occurred in the East Indies, and now publ. as a useful caution to young men going out to that country by Mary Martha Sherwood( )

16 editions published between 1821 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes an interesting portrayal of the West Indies, nature and growing up, €The History of George Desmond is one of Mary Martha Sherwood's few young adult novels
History of Emily and her brothers by Mary Martha Sherwood( Book )

26 editions published between 1819 and 1981 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juliana Oakley : a tale by Mary Martha Sherwood( Book )

37 editions published between 1825 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juliana Oakley tells the story of a young woman who, through terribly tragedy and adversity, learns more about herself. The story is told from the perspective of the title character
The history of Susan Gray ; as related by a clergyman : designed for the benefit of young women when going to service, &c. by Mary Martha Sherwood( )

46 editions published between 1803 and 1888 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes many quotes from the Bible, Sherwood's€The History of Susan Gray was written for young women in hopes of encouraging them to develop a deeper understanding of Christianity. Sherwood wrote many religious books like this one. These were often based on Biblical truths, but written as fictional accounts
 
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The Oxford book of children's stories
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Children's literature : an anthology, 1801-1902
Alternative Names
Author of Ayah and lady 1775-1851

Author of Frank Beauchamp 1775-1851

Author of Grandma Parker 1775-1851

Author of Henry and his bearer 1775-1851

Author of Lily Douglass 1775-1851

Author of Little Henry and his bearer 1775-1851

Author of Sisterly love 1775-1851

Author of Social tales 1775-1851

Author of The history of the Fairchild family 1775-1851

Author of The stories explanatory of the church catechism 1775-1851

Author of Traditions 1775-1851

Author of Uncle Manners 1775-1851

Ayah and lady, Author of 1775-1851

Butt Mary Martha 1775-1851

Fairchild family, Author of the 1775-1851

Frank Beauchamp, Author of 1775-1851

Grandma Parker, Author of 1775-1851

Henry and his bearer, Author of 1775-1851

Lily Douglass, Author of 1775-1851

Little Henry and his bearer, Author of 1775-1851

Mary Martha Sherwood auteure britannique (1775-1851)

Mary Martha Sherwood Brits schrijfster (1775-1851)

Mary Martha Sherwood children's author

Scherwood, Mary M. 1775-1851

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Sisterly love, Author of 1775-1851

Social tales, Author of 1775-1851

Stories explanatory of the church catechism, Author of 1775-1851

Uncle Manners, Author of 1775-1851

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