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Martineau, Harriet 1802-1876

Overview
Works: 1,403 works in 4,054 publications in 2 languages and 48,308 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Records and correspondence  Biography  Juvenile works  Romance fiction  Adventure stories 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Inscriber, Lyricist, Other, Correspondent
Classifications: PR4984.M5, 194
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Retrospect of western travel by Harriet Martineau( Book )

89 editions published between 1838 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This abridged version of Harriet Martineau's narrative of her travels in Jacksonian America preserves her reporting on slavery and other current topics of the day, as well as her insights on women's place in society, and her observations and vignettes of famous people such as John Calhoun
The essential Comte; selected from Cours de philosophie positive by Auguste Comte( Book )

54 editions published between 1853 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Auguste Comte proclaimed himself the founder of sociology and, on the whole, this claim is accepted. His most important work is the six-volume Cours de Philosophie Positive of which this present book is a selective abridgement. Comte, as this selection shows, was a methodological visionary. He was an eminently successful terminological innovator and to him we owe not only 'sociology' and 'positivism' but also 'biology' and 'altruism'. Professor Andreski, in his lucid introduction, assesses Comte's place under six headings, as
Deerbrook by Harriet Martineau( Book )

70 editions published between 1817 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Ibbotson sisters, Hester and Margaret, arrive at the village of Deerbrook to stay with their cousin Mr Grey and his wife, speculation is rife that one of them might marry the local apothecary Edward Hope. Although he is immediately attracted to Margaret, Hope is ultimately persuaded to marry the beautiful Hester. The unhappiness of their marriage is compounded when a malicious village gossip accuses Hope of grave-robbing
Harriet Martineau on women by Harriet Martineau( Book )

8 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feats on the fiord by Harriet Martineau( Book )

117 editions published between 1800 and 2011 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The martyr age of the United States by Harriet Martineau( Book )

22 editions published between 1829 and 2012 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographical sketches by Harriet Martineau( Book )

43 editions published between 1868 and 1893 in 3 languages and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to observe morals and manners by Harriet Martineau( Book )

41 editions published between 1838 and 2012 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miscellanies by Harriet Martineau( Book )

12 editions published between 1836 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Household education by Harriet Martineau( Book )

51 editions published between 1849 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eastern life, present and past by Harriet Martineau( Book )

30 editions published between 1848 and 1876 in English and Undetermined and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Crofton boys by Harriet Martineau( Book )

75 editions published between 1841 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1841 novel describes life at a nineteenth-century English boarding school. The hero, Hugh Proctor, comes to the school from a relatively privileged background and suffers there a disfiguring accident that will prove to be the defining challenge of his life
Illustrations of political economy by Harriet Martineau( Book )

26 editions published between 1832 and 1859 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The peasant and the prince by Harriet Martineau( Book )

60 editions published between 1841 and 2007 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains fictionalized biography of Louis XVII, King of France
Life in the sick-room : essays by Harriet Martineau( Book )

17 editions published between 1844 and 2009 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Believing herself to be suffering from incurable condition, Harriet Martineau wrote Life in the Sick-Room in 1844. In this work, which is both memoir and treatise, Martineau seeks to educate the healthy and ill alike on the spiritual and psychological dimensions of chronic suffering. Covering such topics are "Sympathy to the Invalid," "Temper," and "Becoming Inured," the work occupies a crucial place in the culture of invalidism that prospered in Victorian England." "This Broadview edition also includes: medical documents pertaining to Martineau's case; other writings on health by Martineau; excerpts from her other autobiographical writings; selected correspondence with Florence Nightingale; excerpts from contemporary works of sick-room literature; and reviews."
The life and work of Harriet Martineau by Vera Wheatley( Book )

3 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Society in America by Harriet Martineau( Book )

12 editions published between 1837 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harriet Martineau's letters to Fanny Wedgwood by Harriet Martineau( Book )

4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writings on slavery and the American Civil War by Harriet Martineau( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verzameling tijdschriften- en krantenartikelen van Martineau over de sociale verhoudingen in de Verenigde Staten in de 19e eeuw
Harriet Martineau's autobiography : in three volumes by Harriet Martineau( Book )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The essential Comte; selected from Cours de philosophie positive
Alternative Names
Harieta Martino

Harriet Martineau Brits journalist

Harriet Martineau Brits journaliste

Harriet Martineau englische Schriftstellerin

Harriet Martineau escritora y activista

Harriet Martineau scrittrice, giornalista e filosofa britannica

Harriet Martineauová

Martineau, H.

Martineau, H. 1802-1876

Martineau, Harriet

Martineau, Henriette 1802-1876

Martineauová, Harriet 1802-1876

Χάριετ Μαρτινό

Мартино, Гарриет

Харијет Мартино

هریت مارتینو مترجم، زبان‌شناس، نویسنده، ژورنالیست، تاریخ‌نگار، و اقتصاددان بریتانیایی

ハリエット・マーティノー

マーティノー, ハリエット

Languages
English (882)

Spanish (2)

Covers
The essential Comte; selected from Cours de philosophie positiveDeerbrookHow to observe morals and mannersWritings on slavery and the American Civil WarSolitary travelers : nineteenth-century women's travel narratives and the scientific vocationWritings on slavery and the American Civil WarRetrospect of western travel