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Taylor, Bayard 1825-1878

Overview
Works: 882 works in 3,366 publications in 3 languages and 34,911 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Illustrations  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Political fiction  Records and correspondence  Poetry  History 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Compiler, Lyricist, Illustrator, Honoree, Creator, Author of introduction, Librettist
Classifications: PT2026.F2, 832.62
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Faust, a tragedy by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe ( Book )
233 editions published between 1856 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Based on the legend of Doctor Faust, who sold his soul to the Devil in exchange for infinite knowledge, Goethe's Faust stands as a compelling symbolic treatment of man's creative aspirations." - back cover
Eldorado; or, Adventures in the path of empire; comprising a voyage to California, via Panama, life in San Francisco and Monterey, pictures of the gold region, and experiences of Mexican travel by Bayard Taylor ( Book )
126 editions published between 1850 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bayard Taylor (1825-1878) was already a well-established writer when he traveled to California as special correspondent for the New York Tribune in the summer of 1849. On his return to New York, Taylor established himself not only as one of America's great travel writers but as a true man of letters, producing distinguished novels and poems as well as nonfiction for the next quarter century. Eldorado (1850) consists of Taylor's rewritten dispatches to his paper. Volume 2 tells of the 1849 elections, horseback tours of the Sierras, gold camps on the Mokelumne River, analysis of the 1849 overland emigration, San Francisco social and cultural life, and a return to the East with stops in Guadalajara, Mazatlàn, Mexico City, Popcateptel, and Vera Cruz. Thomas Butler King's official report on California, 22 March 1850, is printed as an appendix
Beauty and the beast and tales of home by Bayard Taylor ( )
6 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 1,274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Through her great capacity to love, a kind and beautiful maid releases a handsome prince from the spell which has made him an ugly beast
Views a-foot; or, Europe seen with knapsack and staff by Bayard Taylor ( Book )
177 editions published between 1844 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The poetical works of Bayard Taylor by Bayard Taylor ( Book )
80 editions published between 1856 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A journey to central Africa or, Life and landscapes from Egypt to the Negro kingdoms of the White Nile. [1852] by Bayard Taylor ( Book )
83 editions published between 1854 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hannah Thurston: a story of American life by Bayard Taylor ( Book )
72 editions published between 1863 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Hannah Thurston ... the daughter of Quaker parents, has herself been brought up a Quaker, but has strayed beyond the limits prescribed by George Fox and Robert Barclay, and can hardly be said to be a Quaker at all. She has made humanity her God, and philanthropy her worship. She has devoted herself body and soul to the assertion of woman's rights, and insists that woman has a right to be treated as a man, to enter public life, or to enter any public career, as a man, or to vote or be voted for as a man. She is, or wishes to be, a man-woman, and to force all men to recognize and respect her manly claims ..."--Brownson's Quarterly Review, July, 1864
Poems of the Orient by Bayard Taylor ( Book )
64 editions published between 1854 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Kennett by Bayard Taylor ( Book )
70 editions published between 1866 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beauty and the beast, and Tales of home by Bayard Taylor ( Book )
46 editions published between 1872 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At home and abroad: a sketch-book of the life, scenery, and men by Bayard Taylor ( Book )
85 editions published between 1859 and 1987 in English and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Godfrey's fortunes related by himself. A story of American life by Bayard Taylor ( Book )
51 editions published between 1864 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Studies in German literature by Bayard Taylor ( Book )
38 editions published between 1879 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The dramatic works of Bayard Taylor by Bayard Taylor ( Book )
27 editions published between 1822 and 1974 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lands of the Saracen; or, Pictures of Palestine, Asia Minor, Sicily, and Spain by Bayard Taylor ( Book )
57 editions published between 1855 and 2007 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Colorado: a summer trip by Bayard Taylor ( Book )
21 editions published between 1867 and 1975 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A visit to India, China, and Japan, in the year 1853 by Bayard Taylor ( Book )
44 editions published between 1855 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Northern travel: summer and winter pictures of Sweden, Denmark, and Lapland by Bayard Taylor ( Book )
66 editions published between 1857 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Travels in Arabia by Bayard Taylor ( Book )
33 editions published between 1872 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Japan in our day by Bayard Taylor ( Book )
25 editions published between 1872 and 1903 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Bayard Taylor
Taylor, Bayard
Taylor, Bayard 1825-1878
Taylor, James Bayard.
Taylor James Bayard 1825-1878
Languages
English (1,550)
German (3)
Japanese (1)
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