WorldCat Identities

Bewick, John 1760-1795

Overview
Works: 196 works in 553 publications in 1 language and 4,707 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Catalogs  Biography  Illustrated works  Poetry  Fables  Bibliography  Sayings  Drama 
Roles: Illustrator, Engraver, Author, Artist
Classifications: AC1, 821.5
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The looking-glass for the mind; or, Intellectual mirror by Berquin( Book )

46 editions published between 1792 and 2008 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty-six eighteenth century short stories in which virtue always triumphs over vice
A history of the cries of London, ancient and modern by Charles Hindley( Book )

9 editions published between 1881 and 2011 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Hindley (d.1893) wrote and edited many books on British popular literature and culture, including Curiosities of Street Literature (1871), Tavern Anecdotes and Sayings (1875) and The History of the Catnach Press (1886, also reissued in this series). This 1881 study traces the distinctive 'cries' of street traders in London from the time of Chaucer to the Victorian period and maintains Hindley's characteristic focus on people rather than mere facts. His use of nearly two hundred woodcuts, including many by Bewick, and his discussion of them at the beginning of the text, testifies to his enthusiasm for the printing press. Using evidence from 'broadsides, books or engravings', music and drama, Hindley vividly portrays the sights and sounds of the streets of London from many different periods, describing the vendors to be found in particular locations, and merchandise from cherries to ballad-sheets, shellfish to lavender, and scissors to ink
Banbury chap books and nursery toy book literature (of the XVIII. and early XIX. centuries) : with impressions from several hundred original wood-cut blocks by Edwin Pearson( Book )

2 editions published between 1964 and 1966 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Bewick : engraver on wood, 1760-1795 : an appreciation of his life together with an annotated catalogue of his illustrations and designs by Nigel Tattersfield( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Select fables : with cuts by Thomas Bewick( Book )

14 editions published between 1820 and 1975 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The blossoms of morality : intended for the amusement and instruction of young ladies and gentlemen by Berquin( Book )

19 editions published between 1796 and 1828 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems by Goldsmith and Parnell by Oliver Goldsmith( Book )

8 editions published between 1795 and 1955 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pieces of ancient popular poetry : from authentic manuscripts and old printed copies by Joseph Ritson( Book )

1 edition published in 1791 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The chase by William Somerville( Book )

6 editions published between 1796 and 1804 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proverbs exemplified, and illustrated by pictures from real life by John Trusler( Book )

4 editions published between 1790 and 1970 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An abridgment of The new Robinson Crusoe : an instructive and entertaining history, for the use of children of both sexes by Joachim Heinrich Campe( Book )

14 editions published between 1789 and 1835 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die von Rousseaus Beurteilung (im Emile) beeinflußte Robinson-Nachdichtung stellt den Inselaufenthalt in den Mittelpunkt. Eine familiäre Gesprächsrunde bildet die Rahmenhandlung, in die Campe das Geschehen einbindet. Die Robinson-Dichtung wird zum Anlaß sachlicher und moralischer Belehrung. Campes "Robinson" gilt auch als erstes erzählendes Sachbuch. (AK) <dt.>
The complete poetical works of Oliver Goldsmith by Oliver Goldsmith( Book )

2 editions published in 1906 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edited with introduction and notes by Austin Dobson. J.M.T. Butler, Prize for Arithmetic in Form VI, Christmas 1914
Fabliaux or tales : abridged from French manuscripts of the XIIth and XIIIth centuries by Legrand( Book )

5 editions published in 1800 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new Robinson Crusoe : an instructive and entertaining history, for the use of children of both sexes by Joachim Heinrich Campe( Book )

10 editions published between 1788 and 1789 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bewick's woodcuts: impressions of upwards of two thousand wood-blocks by Thomas Hugo( Book )

1 edition published in 1870 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fables by John Gay( Book )

6 editions published between 1788 and 1821 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of little Jack by Thomas Day( Book )

11 editions published between 1788 and 1815 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first of these two works relates the adventures of an orphan who rises from poverty to wealth and position through hard work. The second is a series of anecdotes intended for the moral instruction of young children
Specimens of wood engraving by Thomas and John Bewick by Thomas Bewick( Book )

8 editions published between 1798 and 2005 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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John Bewick : engraver on wood, 1760-1795 : an appreciation of his life together with an annotated catalogue of his illustrations and designs
Alternative Names
Bewick, I. 1760-1795

Bewick, J.

Bewick, J. 1760-1795

Bewick, J. (John), 1760-1795

John Bewick

John Bewick Bewick, John (bap. 1760, d. 1795), wood-engraver

John Bewick English wood-engraver

John Bewick graveur uit Koninkrijk Groot-Brittannië (1760-1795)

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English (282)

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