WorldCat Identities

Roscoe, William 1753-1831

Overview
Works: 893 works in 2,371 publications in 5 languages and 18,309 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Poetry  Juvenile works  Dictionaries  Bio-bibliography‡vDictionaries  Picture books  Biography  Fiction  Stories in rhyme 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Lyricist, Honoree, Other, Correspondent, Collector, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1009.A1, 809.89282
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Most widely held works about William Roscoe
 
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Most widely held works by William Roscoe
The life of Lorenzo de' Medici, called the Magnificent by William Roscoe( Book )

282 editions published between 1725 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The butterfly's ball and the grasshopper's feast by William Roscoe( Book )

78 editions published between 1806 and 2014 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a whimsical impulse, children, animals, and insects gather to celebrate the evening with music, amusements, and food
Considerations on the causes, objects and consequences of the present war : and on the expediency or the danger of peace with France by William Roscoe( Book )

48 editions published between 1808 and 1987 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and pontificate of Leo the Tenth by William Roscoe( Book )

39 editions published between 1806 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observations on penal jurisprudence : and the reformation of criminals by William Roscoe( Book )

27 editions published between 1819 and 2012 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children's literature : an illustrated history by Peter Hunt( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Of all types of literature, children's literature is probably the most varied, best-loved, and most subtly influential. Children's Literature: An Illustrated History traces the history of children's books in Britain, the USA, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand from the very first printed books through to the present day. It takes 'children's literature' to mean books designed for children as well as books of childhood, and so embraces everything from religious tracts to multimedia comics, from the 'classic' to the unashamedly popular
The life and pontificate of Leo the Tenth by William Roscoe( Book )

16 editions published between 1805 and 1806 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thoughts on the causes of the present failures by William Roscoe( Book )

39 editions published between 1793 and 2012 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and pontificate of Leo the Tenth by William Roscoe( Book )

24 editions published between 1872 and 1910 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pleasures of hope : with other poems by Thomas Campbell( )

21 editions published in 1800 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a traditional 18th century didactic poem in heroic couplets
The nurse, a poem by Luigi Tansillo( Book )

14 editions published between 1800 and 1804 in 3 languages and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letter on the penitentiary system of Pennsylvania : addressed to William Roscoe, Esquire, of Toxteth Park, near Liverpool by Roberts Vaux( Book )

8 editions published in 1827 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scriptural refutation of a pamphlet, lately published by the Rev. Raymund Harris : intitled, "Scriptural researches on the licitness of the slave trade" : in four letters from the author to a friend by William Roscoe( Book )

22 editions published between 1788 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A letter to Henry Brougham, Esq. M.P. : on the subject of reform in the representation of the people in Parliament by William Roscoe( Book )

10 editions published in 1811 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observations on penitentiary discipline : addressed to William Roscoe, Esq., of Liverpool, England by Stephen Allen( Book )

9 editions published in 1827 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wrongs of Africa; a poem by William Roscoe( Book )

12 editions published in 1787 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poem denouncing the evils of African slave traffic
The wrongs of Africa, a poem by William Roscoe( Book )

3 editions published in 1787 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.61 (from 0.01 for Roscoe and ... to 0.83 for Tre ingles ...)

Alternative Names
Author of The butterfly's ball 1753-1831

Author of The wrongs of Africa 1753-1831

Butterfly's ball, Author of 1753-1831

Mr. Roscoe

Roscoe, .. 1753-1831 Mr

Roscoe Guglielmo 1753-1831

Roscoe, ..., Mr., 1753-1831

Roscoe, Wilhelm.

Roscoe, Wilhelm 1753-1831

Roskos, Goulielmos 1753-1831

William Roscoe

William Roscoe britischer Politiker

William Roscoe Brits botanicus (1753-1831)

William Roscoe English historian

William Roscoe politicien britannique

William Roscoe storico e poeta inglese

Wrongs of Africa, Author of the 1753-1831

Роскоу, Уильям

ויליאם רוסקו היסטוריון אנגלי

ウィリアム・ロスコー

ロスコー, ウィリアム

威廉·羅斯科

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The butterfly's ball and the grasshopper's feastThe life and pontificate of Leo the TenthChildren's literature : an illustrated historyMr Roscoe's garden