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Hone, William 1780-1842

Overview
Works: 875 works in 2,976 publications in 3 languages and 22,873 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Anecdotes  Sources  Miscellanea  Pamphlets  Humor  Trials, litigation, etc  Trivia and miscellanea  Caricatures and cartoons 
Roles: Author, Editor, Printer, Publisher, Bookseller, Redactor, Inscriber, Creator, pub, Recipient, Illustrator
Classifications: BS2832, 229.9
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Most widely held works about William Hone
 
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Most widely held works by William Hone
The lost books of the Bible : being all the Gospels, Epistles, and other pieces now extant attributed in the first four centuries to Jesus Christ, His Apostles and their companions, not included by its compilers, in the Authorized New Testament, and the recently discovered Syriac mss. of Pilate's letters to Tiberius, etc. by William Hone( Book )

42 editions published between 1926 and 2010 in English and held by 1,611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Rediscovered in modern times, these are the "non-canonical" gospels, epistles, and other pieces excised from the standard Bible by various church councils in the first four centuries of the Christian era. Translated from original languages and enhanced with 32 illustrations from ancient paintings and missals, the text helps to give depth to the historical characters of Jesus, Mary, the apostles, and other figures of the New Testament."--Publisher description
The political house that Jack built : with thirteen cuts by William Hone( )

122 editions published between 1818 and 2011 in English and held by 1,409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ancient mysteries described : especially the English miracle plays, founded on apocryphal New Testament story, extant among the unpublished manuscripts in the British Museum ; ... by William Hone( Book )

74 editions published between 1823 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hone's summaries and excerpts from medieval Coventry plays or mysteries in the British Museum
The sports and pastimes of the people of England; including the rural and domestic recreations, May games, mummeries, shows, processions, pageants, and pompous spectacles, from the earliest period to the present time by Joseph Strutt( Book )

112 editions published between 1828 and 1898 in English and Undetermined and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A good-hearted fellow who lives by the sea in a paper house and makes paper boats for the village children comes up against the devil in a life or death situation which can be salvaged only by his skill with paper folding
The Queen's matrimonial ladder : a national toy, with fourteen step scenes ; and illustrations in verse, with eighteen other cuts by William Hone( )

78 editions published between 1820 and 2014 in English and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satire on the separation of George IV and Queen Caroline
The spirit of despotism by Vicesimus Knox( )

34 editions published between 1821 and 1980 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hone's reissue of a work that favored governmental reform. Hone's criticism of government in 1821 was expressed through his dedication of the work to Lord Castlereagh and through Cruikshank's t.p. vignette of a spaniel licking the scourge. Cf. A. Bowden, William Hone's political journalism, 1815-1821, pp. 366-368
Facetiæ and miscellanies by William Hone( )

25 editions published between 1827 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sinecurist's creed, or belief : as the same can or may be sung or said throughout the kingdom by William Hone( )

27 editions published between 1817 and 1989 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Table Book by William Hone( Book )

19 editions published between 1827 and 2012 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The political showman-- at home! : exhibiting his cabinet of curiosities and creatures-- all alive! by William Hone( Book )

40 editions published between 1821 and 2012 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Attacks Lord Sidmouth and his cabinet
The British constitution triumphant, or, A picture of the radical conclave by BRITISH CONSTITUTION( )

18 editions published between 1819 and 1820 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Radical squibs & loyal ripostes: satirical pamphlets of the Regency period, 1819-1821 by Edgell Rickword( Book )

5 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Man in the moon &c. &c. &c. With fifteen cuts by William Hone( Book )

58 editions published between 1820 and 1971 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Satirical attacks on the Prince Regent (George IV), Lord Castlereagh, George Canning, and Lord Sidmouth. Cf. A. Bowden, William Hone's political journalism, 1815-1821, pp. 296-307
The year book of daily recreation and information by William Hone( Book )

33 editions published between 1832 and 2012 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Non mi ricordo!" &c. &c. &c. by William Hone( Book )

47 editions published between 1820 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satire on George IV and the trial of Queen Caroline
The bullet Te Deum; with the Canticle of the stone by William Hone( )

13 editions published between 1817 and 1989 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The lost books of the Bible : being all the Gospels, Epistles, and other pieces now extant attributed in the first four centuries to Jesus Christ, His Apostles and their companions, not included by its compilers, in the Authorized New Testament, and the recently discovered Syriac mss. of Pilate's letters to Tiberius, etc.
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Ancient mysteries described : especially the English miracle plays, founded on apocryphal New Testament story, extant among the unpublished manuscripts in the British Museum ; ...The apocryphal New Testament : being all the gospels, epistles, and other pieces now extant, attributed in the first four centuries to Jesus Christ, His Apostles and their companions and not included in the New Testament by its compilers. Translated from the original tongues, and now first collected into one volumeRadical satire and print culture, 1790-1822Regency radical : selected writings of William HoneThe laughter of triumph : William Hone and the fight for the free pressThe world of William Hone : a new look at the romantic age in words and pictures of the day
Alternative Names
Author of The House that Jack built The 1780-1842

Cecil John 1780-1842

William Hone English writer, satirist and bookseller

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Languages
English (1,130)

German (1)

Italian (1)