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Davis, H. W. Carless (Henry William Carless) 1874-1928

Overview
Works: 338 works in 1,368 publications in 5 languages and 13,585 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Bio-bibliography  Biography‡vDictionaries  Sources  Charters and articles of incorporation  Dictionaries  Bibliography  Reference works  Bibliographies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Conceptor, Author of introduction, Arranger, Composer
Classifications: DA28, 920.042
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Most widely held works about H. W. Carless Davis
 
Most widely held works by H. W. Carless Davis
Medieval Europe by H. W. Carless Davis( Book )

106 editions published between 1904 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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England under the Normans and Angevins, 1066-1272 by H. W. Carless Davis( Book )

117 editions published between 1905 and 2011 in English and held by 1,466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The years 1066 to 1271 witnessed some remarkable progress in English history, from the creation of English feudalism and the rejuvenation of the English church to changes in art, literature, and social life. H.W. Carless Davis describes England as undergoing the truly English phase in her development" in this engaging history of the era
Select charters and other illustrations of English constitutional history, from the earliest times to the reign of Edward the First by William Stubbs( Book )

99 editions published between 1874 and 2012 in English and Latin and held by 1,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Stubbs (1825–1901), one of the leading historians of his generation, pursued his academic research alongside his work as a clergyman. He was elected Regius Professor of Modern History at Oxford in 1866 and appointed a bishop in 1884. Stubbs was a major figure in medieval English historiography, with special interests in legal and constitutional history. This work was first published in 1870. It begins with an outline of English constitutional history, which he urged should be part of the curriculum, and then presents documents from Roman times up to the thirteenth century. Eight editions followed in Stubbs' lifetime, and it became a core textbook. The ninth edition of 1913, revised by H. W. C. Davis (1874–1928), is reissued here, and contains better editions and translations of Anglo-Saxon and French texts than were available in Stubbs' lifetime, as well as some then newly discovered material and an updated glossary. -- Provided by publisher
The age of Grey and Peel by H. W. Carless Davis( Book )

43 editions published between 1929 and 1967 in English and held by 952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mediaeval England by Francis Pierrepont Barnard( Book )

48 editions published between 1924 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Dictionary of national biography, 1912-1921 : with an index covering the years 1901-1921 in one alphabetical series by George Smith( Book )

66 editions published between 1927 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays in history, presented to Reginald Lane Poole by H. W. Carless Davis( Book )

37 editions published between 1927 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlemagne (Charles the Great) the hero of two nations by H. W. Carless Davis( Book )

42 editions published between 1889 and 2012 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The political thought of Heinrich von Treitschke by H. W. Carless Davis( Book )

27 editions published between 1914 and 2012 in English and German and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marie de Médicis and the French court in the XVIIth century by Louis Batiffol( Book )

11 editions published between 1908 and 1970 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Marie de' Medici (French: Marie de Médicis; 26 April 1575 ? 4 July 1642) was Queen of France as the second wife of King Henry IV of France, of the House of Bourbon. She herself was a member of the wealthy and powerful House of Medici. Following the assassination of her husband in 1610, which occurred the day after her coronation, she acted as regent for her son, King Louis XIII of France, until he came of age.[1] She was noted for her ceaseless political intrigues at the French court and extensive artistic patronage."--Wikipedia
The Dictionary of national biography by Leslie Stephen( Book )

18 editions published between 1917 and 1966 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This volume of the Concise DNB contains epitomes of the lives of all those persons appearing in the Dictionary of National Biography who died between 1901 and 1970. It supersedes the previous twentieth century Concises DNB ... which went up to 1950."--v.2 half-title pg
Why we are at war : Great Britain's case by University of Oxford( Book )

22 editions published between 1914 and 1967 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Italy, medieval and modern, a history by Evelyn M Jamison( Book )

9 editions published between 1917 and 1919 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aristotle's Politics by Aristotle( Book )

40 editions published between 1905 and 2010 in English and German and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"First Modern library edition, 1943." "For further reading": p. 29-30
Regesta regum anglo-normannorum, 1066-1154 by Great Britain( Book )

16 editions published between 1900 and 1969 in English and Latin and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of Balliol College by H. W. Carless Davis( Book )

10 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Europe from 800 to 1789 by H. W. Carless Davis( Book )

7 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Balliol College by H. W. Carless Davis( Book )

15 editions published between 1899 and 2016 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The retreat from Mons by H. W. Carless Davis( Book )

28 editions published between 1914 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What Europe owes to Belgium by H. W. Carless Davis( Book )

20 editions published between 1914 and 2010 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Medieval Europe
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England under the Normans and Angevins, 1066-1272The political thought of Heinrich von TreitschkeThe Dictionary of national biographyAristotle's Politics
Alternative Names
Carless Davis, Henry W. 1874-1928

Carless Davis, Henry William 1874-1928

Davis, H. W.

Davis, H. W. C.

Davis, H. W. C. 1874-1928

Davis, H. W. C. (Henry William Carless), 1874-1928

Davis, H. W. Carless.

Davis, Henry William Carless

Davis, Henry William Carless 1874-1928

Henry William Carless Davis British historian

Henry William Carless Davis historiador británico

Henry William Carless Davis historien britannique

Languages
English (772)

Latin (6)

German (3)

French (1)

Arabic (1)