WorldCat Identities

Mayhew, Henry 1812-1887

Overview
Works: 387 works in 1,462 publications in 3 languages and 17,604 library holdings
Genres: History  Periodicals  Case studies  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Records and correspondence  Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Controversial literature  Church history 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: HV4088.L8, 301.452309421
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Most widely held works about Henry Mayhew
 
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Most widely held works by Henry Mayhew
London labour and the London poor by Henry Mayhew( Book )

222 editions published between 1851 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers a detailed description of everyday life among Victorian London's poor and shares interviews with workers in various occupations
Punch( )

in English and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Victorian underworld by Donald Thomas( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author exposes "the teeming underbelly of a world more often associated with gentility and high culture. ... In its gin shops and taverns, hard by the fashionable West End, thrived thieves and beggars, cheats, forgers, and pickpockets, preying on rich and poor alike."--Jacket
The unknown Mayhew by Henry Mayhew( Book )

25 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

London's underworld; being selections from "Those that will not work," the fourth volume of "London labour and the London poor." by Henry Mayhew( Book )

29 editions published between 1950 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fourth volume of London labour and the london poor was first published in 1862
The criminal prisons of London, and scenes of prison life by Henry Mayhew( Book )

39 editions published between 1862 and 2011 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mormons; or Latter-day Saints: a contemporary history by Henry Mayhew( Book )

45 editions published between 1851 and 1979 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from London labour and the London poor by Henry Mayhew( Book )

13 editions published in 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mayhew's London : being selections from 'London labour and the London poor' [which was first published in 1851] by Henry Mayhew( Book )

54 editions published between 1851 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The comic almanack : an ephemeris in jest and earnest, containing merry tales, humorous poetry, quips, and oddities by William Makepeace Thackeray( Book )

23 editions published between 1834 and 1912 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This lovely little book contains the humor and wit of some of the great satirists during the 19th century. Short stories, essays, poetry and cartoons complement monthly calendars. The illustrations accompanying the literary humor in this book are by George Cruikshank
Mayhew's London; being selections from 'London labour and the London poor' (which was first published in 1851) by Henry Mayhew( Book )

11 editions published between 1651 and 1969 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Voices of the poor: selections from the Morning Chronicle 'Labour and the poor' (1849-1850) by Henry Mayhew( Book )

13 editions published between 1971 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Morning Chronicle survey of labour and the poor : the metropolitan districts by Henry Mayhew( Book )

17 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wonders of science; or, Young Humphry Davy (the Cornish apothecary's boy, who taught himself natural philosophy and eventually became president of the Royal society). The life of a wonderful boy, written for boys by Henry Mayhew( Book )

29 editions published between 1854 and 1879 in English and Undetermined and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The magic of kindness, or, The wondrous story of the good Huan by Henry Mayhew( Book )

20 editions published between 1849 and 1879 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great world of London by Henry Mayhew( Book )

9 editions published between 1856 and 1862 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

... History of the Mormons; or, Latter-day saints by Henry Mayhew( Book )

15 editions published between 1852 and 1856 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Victorian underworld
Alternative Names
Brothers Mayhew

Brothers Mayhew 1812-1887

Henricus Mayhew

Henry Mayhew englischer Sozialforscher, Journalist und Sozialreformer

Henry Mayhew giornalista britannico

Mayhew 1812-1887 Brothers

Mayhew Brothers

Mayhew, Brothers, 1812-1887

Mayhew, Henry Yeo

One who has been "almost worried to death," 1812-1887

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Languages
English (660)

German (6)

Italian (3)

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The Victorian underworldThe unknown MayhewPictures from Mayhew : London 1850That Barrikins : pictures from Mayhew II--London 1850That Barrikin : pictures from Mayhew II