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Seccombe, Thomas 1866-1923

Overview
Works: 183 works in 643 publications in 1 language and 8,103 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  History  Sources  Biography  Records and correspondence  Humorous stories  Comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Editor, Compiler, Illustrator, Author of introduction, Honoree
Classifications: PR4716, 821.308
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Most widely held works about Thomas Seccombe
 
Most widely held works by Thomas Seccombe
Travels through France and Italy by T Smollett ( )
21 editions published between 1900 and 2010 in English and held by 1,292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This 1766 travel classic showcases Smollett's curiosity and flair for satire. Across France to Nice (including a stay at Cannes), and on to Genoa, Rome, and Florence, the novelist misses nothing of the natural world, nor does he spare the natives or his traveling companions in his often acerbic comments on their manners and morals
The age of Johnson (1748-1798) by Thomas Seccombe ( Book )
58 editions published between 1899 and 2011 in English and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stimulating discussions of essayists and critics (Samuel Johnson, Oliver Goldsmith), authors of memoirs and letters (Lord Chesterfield, Horace Walpole), political writers (Edmund Burke, Thomas Paine), economists (David Hume), novelists (Richardson, Fielding, Sterne), dramatists, poets, and more
The age of Shakespeare (1579-1631) by Thomas Seccombe ( Book )
42 editions published between 1903 and 1971 in English and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The house of cobwebs, and other stories by George Gissing ( Book )
29 editions published between 1906 and 1971 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lives of twelve bad men original studies of eminent scoundrels by various hands by Thomas Seccombe ( )
14 editions published in 1894 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Voyages and travels, mainly during the 16th and 17th centuries ( Book )
10 editions published between 1902 and 1903 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tudor tracts, 1532-1588 by A. F Pollard ( Book )
5 editions published in 1903 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An English garner by Edward Arber ( Book )
13 editions published between 1877 and 1964 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shorter Elizabethan poems by A. H Bullen ( Book )
6 editions published between 1900 and 1903 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Some longer Elizabethan poems by A. H Bullen ( Book )
5 editions published between 1900 and 1904 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letters of James Boswell to the Rev. W. J. Temple by James Boswell ( Book )
10 editions published between 1908 and 1909 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the archive room in the basement of the library
The surprising adventures of Baron Munchausen by Rudolf Erich Raspe ( Book )
13 editions published between 1894 and 1933 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is a curious fact that of that class of literature to which Munchausen belongs, that namely of Voyages Imaginaires, the three great types should have all been created in England. Utopia, Robinson Crusoe, and Gulliver, illustrating respectively the philosophical, the edifying, and the satirical type of fictitious travel, were all written in England, and at the end of the eighteenth century a fourth type, the fantastically mendacious, was evolved in this country. Of this type Munchausen was the modern original, and remains the classical example. The adaptability of such a species of compositi
The Conspiracy of Pontiac by Francis Parkman ( Book )
10 editions published between 1851 and 1927 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scott centenary articles by Thomas Seccombe ( Book )
9 editions published between 1932 and 1978 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The essayes of Michael, lord of Montaigne by Michel de Montaigne ( Book )
9 editions published between 1904 and 1920 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Bookman illustrated history of English literature by Thomas Seccombe ( Book )
16 editions published between 1904 and 1907 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of English literature by W. Robertson Nicoll ( Book )
2 editions published in 1907 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The last sheaf; essays by Edward Thomas ( Book )
4 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fifteenth century prose and verse by Alfred W Pollard ( Book )
4 editions published in 1903 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In praise of Oxford, an anthology in prose and verse by Thomas Seccombe ( Book )
10 editions published between 1910 and 1912 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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