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Hughes, Thomas 1822-1896

Overview
Works: 443 works in 2,644 publications in 5 languages and 22,057 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Drama  Film adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Bildungsromans  Christian fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Composer, Honoree, Correspondent, Creator
Classifications: PR4809.H8, 823.8
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Tom Brown's schooldays by Thomas Hughes( Book )

1,122 editions published between 1800 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 5,632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the adventures of a young English boy at Rugby School in the early nineteenth century
Tom Brown at Oxford: a sequel to School days at Rugby by Thomas Hughes( Book )

237 editions published between 1800 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Brown's experiences at Rugby and Oxford helped create an enduring image of British public-school education and popularize the doctrine of Christian ethics in sports or "muscular Christianity."
Alton Locke, tailor and poet : an autobiography by Charles Kingsley( Book )

42 editions published between 1856 and 2005 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alton Locke is the story of a young tailor-boy who has instincts and aspirations beyond the normal expectations of his working-class background. He is intensely patriotic and has ambitions to be a poet. In the course of the narrative, Alton Locke loves and struggles in vain. Physically, he is a weak man, but is able to encompass all the best emotions, along with vain longings, wild hopes, and a righteous indignation at the plight of his contemporaries. He joins the Chartist movement because he can find no better vehicle by which to improve the lot of the working class, experiencing a sense of devastation at its apparent failure. Utterly broken in spirit, Alton Locke sails for America to seek a new life there; however, he barely reaches the shore of the New World before he dies
Alfred the Great by Thomas Hughes( Book )

55 editions published between 1869 and 2011 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is an intriguing portrait of Alfred the Great (849-899), the most famous of the Saxon monarchs. The volume presents eight different writers all prominent English men of letters who examine the life and times of the King, with such chapters as King Alfred as a Writer," English Law Before the Conquest," and the excellent chapter, King Alfred as Warrior," by Charles Oman
The manliness of Christ by Thomas Hughes( Book )

57 editions published between 1879 and 2011 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scouring of the White Horse : or, The long vacation ramble of a London clerk by Thomas Hughes( Book )

28 editions published between 1859 and 2011 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brimming with local traditions and rural reminiscences, The scouring of the White Horse is a combined travel narrative and regional history under the guise of fiction. The story is of a townie observing an ancient festival who soon comes to realize that the past has something to teach the present this novel is a rich vehicle for folklore
Rugby, Tennessee : being some account of the settlement founded on the Cumberland Plateau by the Board of Aid to Land Ownership, limited ... by Thomas Hughes( Book )

23 editions published between 1881 and 2010 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

G.T.T., gone to Texas : letters from our boys by Thomas Hughes( Book )

18 editions published between 1884 and 2008 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoir of Daniel Macmillan by Thomas Hughes( Book )

17 editions published between 1882 and 2012 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoir of a brother by Thomas Hughes( Book )

22 editions published between 1873 and 2011 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poignant memoir of his late brother George, who was an enormous influence on Hughes, so much so that Hughes based his famous character Tom Brown, of Tom Brown's School Days, on him. This collection of reminiscences captures the youthful adventures and bonds between two brothers who are also the closest of friends
James Fraser, Second bishop of Manchester; a memoir, 1818-1885 by Thomas Hughes( Book )

18 editions published between 1887 and 2012 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vacation rambles by Thomas Hughes( Book )

11 editions published between 1895 and 2017 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A manual for co-operators : prepared at the request of the Co-operative Congress, held at Gloucester, in April, 1879 and revised 1888 by Co-operative Union Ltd( Book )

20 editions published between 1881 and 2015 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Brown at Rugby by Thomas Hughes( Book )

22 editions published between 1857 and 2012 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cause of freedom : which is its champion in America, the North or the South? by Thomas Hughes( Book )

14 editions published between 1863 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of the Working Tailors' Association : 34, Great Castle Street by Thomas Hughes( Book )

6 editions published in 1850 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tract discussing the establishment of the Tailors' Association
Tom Brown's schooldays by David Moore( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the book of the same name by Thomas Hughes
Thomas Hughes by George J Worth( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Hughes : the life of the author of Tom Brown's schooldays by Edward C Mack( Book )

1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Tom Brown's schooldays
Alternative Names

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Author of Tom Brown's school days 1822-1896

Gi︠u︡ks, T. 1822-1896

Gjugs, T 1822-1896

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H (Hughes), 1822-1896

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Hughes, Thomas

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Thomas Hughes Brits rechter (1822-1896)

Thomas Hughes englischer Schriftsteller und Jurist

Thomas Hughes English lawyer, author and cricketer

Thomas Hughes politicien britannique

Tom Brown's school days, Author of 1822-1896

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Languages
English (1,724)

German (7)

French (5)

Russian (1)

Spanish (1)

Covers
Tom Brown at Oxford: a sequel to School days at RugbyAlfred the GreatThe manliness of ChristRugby, Tennessee : being some account of the settlement founded on the Cumberland Plateau by the Board of Aid to Land Ownership, limited ...G.T.T., gone to Texas : letters from our boysThe heirs of Tom Brown : the English school storyNineteenth-century literature criticism. Volume 207