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Seccombe, Thomas 1866-1923

Overview
Works: 190 works in 739 publications in 1 language and 9,038 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  Records and correspondence  Sources  Short stories  Humorous fiction  Adventure stories 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Illustrator, Contributor, Honoree, pre
Classifications: PR4716, 821.308
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Most widely held works by Thomas Seccombe
The age of Johnson (1748-1798) by Thomas Seccombe( Book )

78 editions published between 1899 and 2011 in English and held by 781 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 )

34 editions published between 1903 and 1971 in English and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The house of cobwebs : and other stories by George Gissing( Book )

34 editions published between 1906 and 1971 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Voyages and travels mainly during the 16th and 17th centuries ...( Book )

7 editions published in 1903 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tudor tracts, 1532-1588 by A. F Pollard( Book )

8 editions published between 1903 and 2010 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book contains a collection of various tracts dated from the Tudor era of England. A tract regarding the death of Queen Mary begins on page 331, having been originally published in 1570
Shorter Elizabethan poems by A. H Bullen( Book )

5 editions published between 1900 and 1903 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some longer Elizabethan poems by A. H Bullen( Book )

5 editions published between 1900 and 1903 in English and held by 251 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 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the archive room in the basement of the library
Lives of twelve bad men : original studies of eminent scoundrels by various hands by Thomas Seccombe( Book )

14 editions published in 1894 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Baron Munchausen by Rudolf Erich Raspe( Book )

13 editions published between 1894 and 1933 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legendary and exagerated exploits of a German nobleman, Kar Friedrich Hieronymus, Freiherr von Munchhausen, who joined the Russian military and fought the Turks
The conspiracy of Pontiac and the Indian war after the conquest of Canada by Francis Parkman( Book )

11 editions published between 1851 and 1927 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travels through France and Italy by T Smollett( Book )

26 editions published between 1900 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 178 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
Scott centenary articles by Thomas Seccombe( Book )

9 editions published between 1932 and 1978 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An English garner by Edward Arber( Book )

12 editions published between 1903 and 1964 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The essays of Michael, Lord of Montaigne by Michel de Montaigne( Book )

7 editions published between 1904 and 1920 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last sheaf; essays by Edward Thomas( Book )

5 editions published between 1928 and 2014 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bookman illustrated history of English literature by Thomas Seccombe( Book )

10 editions published between 1904 and 1907 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of English literature by W. Robertson Nicoll( Book )

2 editions published in 1907 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The age of Shakespeare : (1579-1631) by Thomas Seccombe( Book )

61 editions published between 1903 and 2011 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This second of a two-volume study of the literature of Shakespeare's time covers the dramatic works, leaving the verse and prose for another volume. Here, the authors consider the state of pre-Shakespearean drama in works by writers such as Kyd, Lyly, and Marlowe; then the plays of the Bard himself are discussed--including brief chapters on metrical developments, Shakespeare's use of prose within the plays, and some notes on his world view and on the First Folio. Finally, the authors evaluate the works of Shakespeare's later contemporaries and succesors: Jonson, Beaumont and Fletcher, Webster, and Middleton, among others
The private papers of Henry Ryecroft by George Gissing( Book )

3 editions published between 1902 and 1928 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Published in 1903, The Private Papers of Henry Ryecroft brought Gissing great acclaim. Heavily autobiographical, the novel is written in the form of a memoir of the last happy years of a writer who had struggled through the grubby world of journalism, but thanks to a legacy late in life was able – unlike Gissing himself – to retire to the countryside
 
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Travels through France and Italy
Alternative Names
Thomas Seccombe Britischer Schriftsteller

Thomas Seccombe British writer

Thomas Seccombe Brits schrijver (1866-1923)

湯瑪斯·賽康比

Languages
English (380)

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