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Sherburn, George 1884-1962

Overview
Works: 132 works in 465 publications in 1 language and 8,766 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Humorous fiction  Bildungsromans  Picaresque fiction  Psychological fiction  Novels  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Action and adventure fiction  Records and correspondence  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Other, Honoree, Performer
Classifications: PR3454, 823.5
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Most widely held works by George Sherburn
The early career of Alexander Pope by George Sherburn( Book )

48 editions published between 1934 and 2007 in English and held by 1,496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Pope to ca. 1727; includes discussion of earlier biographies
The history of Tom Jones, a foundling by Henry Fielding( Book )

5 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 1,051 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lusty tale set in 18th century England. Tom Jones is an orphan raised by the village squire who grows up to be a handsome young man with a way with women. He loves the daughter of a neighboring landowner, and falls into many adventures in pursuit of her, including duels, bedroom romps and prison!
The best of Pope by Alexander Pope( Book )

21 editions published between 1929 and 1946 in English and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The correspondence of Alexander Pope by Alexander Pope( Book )

5 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clarissa; or, The history of a young lady by Samuel Richardson( Book )

10 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Epistolary novel by Samuel Richardson, published in 1747-48. Richardson first presents the heroine, Clarissa Harlowe, when she is discovering the barely masked motives of her family, who want to force her into a loveless marriage to improve their fortunes. When Lovelace, a romantic who holds the code of the Harlowes in contempt, offers her protection, she runs off with him
American poetry by Percy Holmes Boynton( Book )

15 editions published between 1918 and 1978 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A literary history of England by George Sherburn( )

15 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English historians in the Middle Ages is an overview of the history of English historians and their works in the Middle Ages. English historians helped lay the groundwork for modern historical methodology, provided vital accounts of the early history of England, its culture, and revelations about the historians themselves. The most remarkable period of historical writting was during the High Middle Ages in the 12th and 13th centuries, when English chronicles produced works with a variety of interest, wealth of information and amplitude of range. However one might choose to view the reliability
Roehenstart, a late Stuart pretender; being an account of the life of Charles Edward August Maximilien Stuart, Baron Korff Count Roehenstart by George Sherburn( Book )

16 editions published between 1960 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elegy wrote in a country church yard (1751) : and the Eton College manuscript by Thomas Gray( Book )

5 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Restoration and eighteenth century (1660-1789) by George Sherburn( Book )

24 editions published between 1948 and 2005 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighteenth century prose by Louis I Bredvold( Book )

7 editions published between 1932 and 1943 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighteenth century prose by the most eminent English authors by Louis I Bredvold( Book )

4 editions published between 1932 and 1936 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pope and his contemporaries, essays presented to George Sherburn by James L Clifford( Book )

21 editions published between 1949 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the works of Alexander Pope, Jonathan Swift, Daniel Defoe, Richard Steele, John Gay and James Thomson in particular
Selections from Alexander Pope by Alexander Pope( Book )

4 editions published between 1929 and 1939 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A literary history of England by George Sherburn( )

18 editions published between 1967 and 1993 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The early popularity of Milton's minor poems by George Sherburn( Book )

25 editions published between 1920 and 2016 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Huntington library collections by Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery( Book )

2 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The correspondence of Alexander Pope by Alexander Pope( Book )

8 editions published between 1956 and 2002 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La version électronique de "The Correspondence of Alexander Pope", faisant partie de la base de données "The InteLex Past Masters English Letters", comprend 5 volumes des lettres et de la correspondance de Pope. Éditée par George Sherburn et publiée par Oxford University Press en 1956
The correspondence of Alexander Pope / 1719-1728 by Alexander Pope( Book )

8 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The correspondence of Alexander Pope / 1729-1735 by Alexander Pope( Book )

9 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Clarissa; or, The history of a young lady
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Clarissa; or, The history of a young ladyA literary history of EnglandThe Restoration and eighteenth century (1660-1789)A literary history of England
Alternative Names
George Sherburn born:1884 ied:1962 Sherburn, George Wiley 1884-1962; Sherburn, George Wiley, 1884-19..; Sherburn, George; Sherburn, George Wiley, 1884-; Sherburn, George, 1884-

Sherburn, George.

Sherburn, George b. 1884

Sherburn, George W.

Sherburn, George W. 1884-

Sherburn, George W. 1884-1962

Sherburn, George W. (George Wiley), 1884-1962

Sherburn, George Wiley

Sherburn, George Wiley, 1884-

Sherburn, George Wiley 1884-1962

Languages
English (291)