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Wright, Thomas 1810-1877

Overview
Works: 614 works in 3,245 publications in 9 languages and 28,578 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Frame stories  Poetry  Biography  Dictionaries  Allegories  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sources 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Other, Arranger, Author of introduction, Composer, Collector, Translator, Creator, Correspondent, Publishing director
Classifications: PQ4272.E5, 915
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A history of caricature and grotesque in literature and art by Thomas Wright( Book )

111 editions published between 1864 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The travels of Marco Polo, the Venetian by Marco Polo( Book )

41 editions published between 1854 and 2010 in English and held by 998 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This extraordinary travelogue has enthralled readers for more than seven centuries. Marco Polo's vivid descriptions of the splendid cities and people he encountered on his journey along the Silk Road through the Middle East, South Asia, and China opened a window for his Western readers onto the fascinations of the East and continued to grow in popularity over the succeeding centuries. To a contemporary audience, his colorful stories--and above all, his breathtaking description of the court of the great Kublai Khan, Mongol emperor of China--offer dazzling portraits of worlds long gone
The political songs of England, from the reign of John to that of Edward II by Thomas Wright( Book )

64 editions published between 1839 and 1980 in 6 languages and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dictionary of obsolete and provincial English by Thomas Wright( Book )

56 editions published between 1857 and 1967 in English and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early travels in Palestine, comprising the narratives of Arculf [and others] by Thomas Wright( Book )

26 editions published between 1848 and 2012 in English and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caricature history of the Georges by Thomas Wright( Book )

49 editions published between 1867 and 2009 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical & descriptive account of the caricatures of James Gillray : comprising a political and humorous history of the latter part of the reign of George the Third by Thomas Wright( Book )

23 editions published between 1851 and 1968 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Latin poems commonly attributed to Walter Mapes by Walter Map( Book )

36 editions published between 1841 and 1968 in 4 languages and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Political poems and songs relating to English history, composed during the period from the accession of Edw. III. to that of Ric. III by Thomas Wright( Book )

53 editions published between 1859 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three chapters of letters relating to the suppression of monasteries by Thomas Wright( Book )

40 editions published between 1843 and 1968 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of the Knight of La Tour-Landry, compiled for the instruction of his daughters by Geoffroy de La Tour Landry( Book )

48 editions published between 1868 and 2000 in English and English, Middle and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A glossary of words, phrases, names, and allusions in the works of English authors particularly of Shakespeare and his contemporaries by Robert Nares( Book )

17 editions published between 1888 and 1966 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays on subjects connected with the literature, popular superstitions, and history of England in the Middle Ages by Thomas Wright( Book )

28 editions published between 1846 and 1981 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume contains a collection of essays on popular superstitions and beliefs in the Middle Ages
A contemporary narrative of the proceedings against Dame Alice Kyteler, prosecuted for sorcery in 1324 by Richard de Ledrede( Book )

40 editions published between 1843 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographia britannica literaria; or, Biography of literary characters of Great Britain and Ireland, arranged in chronological order by Thomas Wright( Book )

19 editions published between 1842 and 1985 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Anglo-Latin satirical poets and epigrammatists of the twelfth century by Thomas Wright( Book )

63 editions published between 1872 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The vision of Piers the Plowman by William Langland( Book )

31 editions published between 1842 and 1897 in English and English, Middle and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is one of the masterpieces of medieval literature. This new complete edition of the orginal text of the B-version answers every need of both the student and the interested lay reader. Marginal glosses, footnote translations, and a commentary providing textual, lexical, historycal and literary annotation facilitate the understanding, appreciation and, above all, the enjoyment of this great poem. The textual variants are given at the foot of the appropriate page for easy reference and comparison, and an extremely helpful index of proper names is provided, together with an extensive bibliography. The introduction discusses the literary traditions of the poem, and its structure and themes, and analyzes the poetic art of William Langland
Womankind in western Europe from the earliest times to the seventeenth century by Thomas Wright( Book )

29 editions published between 1869 and 1987 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of domestic manners and sentiments in England during the middle ages by Thomas Wright( Book )

18 editions published between 1862 and 1863 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The travels of Marco Polo, the Venetian
Alternative Names
Thomas Wright englischer Antiquar und Schriftsteller

Thomas Wright English antiquarian

Thomas Wright schrijver

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The travels of Marco Polo, the VenetianEarly travels in Palestine, comprising the narratives of Arculf [and others]Caricature history of the GeorgesThe book of the Knight of La Tour-Landry, compiled for the instruction of his daughtersA contemporary narrative of the proceedings against Dame Alice Kyteler, prosecuted for sorcery in 1324