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Kingsley, Charles 1819-1875

Overview
Works: 2,212 works in 9,232 publications in 12 languages and 86,284 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Biography  Apologetic writings  Bibliography  Records and correspondence  Fairy tales  Fantasy fiction  Christian fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Lyricist, Bibliographic antecedent, Dedicatee, Composer, Arranger, Honoree, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: PR4842, 823.8
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The water-babies by Charles Kingsley( Book )

865 editions published between 1800 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 5,754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Tom, a sooty little chimney sweep with a great longing to be clean, who is stolen by fairies and turned into a water baby
The heroes by Charles Kingsley( Book )

415 editions published between 900 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories based on the Greek myths concerning Perseus, the Argonauts, and Theseus
Hypatia by Charles Kingsley( Book )

385 editions published between 1800 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the life of the philosopher Hypatia, and tells the story of a young monk called Philammon who travels to Alexandria, where he becomes mixed up in the political and religious battles of the day
Westward ho! by Charles Kingsley( Book )

287 editions published between 1855 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during the reign of Elizabeth I, Kingsley's novel follows the adventures of Amyas Leigh as he battles pirates on the high seas, hunts for treasure in the Caribbean, sets out to rescue his beloved Rose Salterne, and joins with Francis Drake to confront the Spanish Armada.--From publisher description
Westward ho! or, The voyages and adventures of Sir Amyas Leigh, Knight, of Burrough, in the County of Devon, in the reign of her most glorious majesty, Queen Elizabeth, rendered into modern English by Charles Kingsley( Book )

199 editions published between 1855 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This vibrant novel captures the daring spirit of hte adventurers who shaold with Sir Francis Drake
Alton Locke, tailor and poet : an autobiography by Charles Kingsley( Book )

224 editions published between 1800 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De strijd van de arbeiders in de tweede helft van de l9e eeuw in Engeland tegen hun gruwelijke arbeidsomstandigheden en het hongerloon dat zij verdienden
Apologia pro vita sua by John Henry Newman( Book )

13 editions published between 1947 and 1970 in English and Italian and held by 958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the finest masters of the English language tells in majestic and eloquent prose the story of his change of religious opinions from his first childhood experiences until finally, after years of study and deliberation, all doubts resolved, "in perfect peace and contentment", he entered "the one Fold of Christ", the Catholic Church
Yeast; a problem by Charles Kingsley( Book )

127 editions published between 1851 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A political and social novel commenting on Roman Catholicism and the Oxford Movement, on celibacy, the game laws, bad landlords and bad sanitation, and on the whole social system insofar as it kept England's agricultural labourer class in poverty
Hereward the Wake by Charles Kingsley( Book )

128 editions published between 1800 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Westward ho! : or, The voyage and adventures of Sir Amyas Leigh, knight, of Burrough, in the county of Devon, in the reign of Her Most Glorious Majesty Queen Elizabeth by Charles Kingsley( Book )

30 editions published between 1920 and 2004 in English and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the coral reefs of the Barbados to the great sea battle with the Spanish Armada, this vibrant novel captures the daring spirit of Elizabethan adventurers who sailed with Sir Francis Drake. Moving at a breathless pace from start to finish, the story of the sailors' adventures and conflicts with the Spanish make it an exhilarating read
Two years ago by Charles Kingsley( Book )

177 editions published between 1857 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Committed to improving social conditions for the poor, author and clergyman Charles Kingsley worked tirelessly on behalf of the needy, including teaching the importance of proper hygiene during a cholera epidemic in London. His work influenced his writing, as evidenced in this engrossing novel about how poor sanitary conditions and public apathy cause an outbreak of cholera
Hereward the Wake : Last of the English by Charles Kingsley( Book )

119 editions published between 1866 and 1999 in English and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Hereward the Wake, Lord of Bourne, who fought in the fenlands against the Norman Invasion
The Roman and the Teuton; a series of lectures delivered before the University of Cambridge by Charles Kingsley( Book )

88 editions published between 1864 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1864 collection considers the relationship between the dying Roman Empire and the Germanic peoples. Lectures include The Forest Children," The Human Deluge," The Gothic Civilizer," The Clergy and the Heathen, The Popes and the Lombards," and others
Glaucus : or, The wonders of the shore by Charles Kingsley( Book )

85 editions published between 1855 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At last : a Christmas in the West Indies by Charles Kingsley( Book )

76 editions published between 1871 and 2015 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author and clergyman Charles Kingsley took a tour of the West Indies in 1870, producing notes to become this narrative a year later. An account of his travels, this is a fascinating and engaging look at travel in the late-nineteenth century and the way in which the English though of the people of the West Indies
Sanitary and social lectures and essays by Charles Kingsley( Book )

24 editions published between 1880 and 2010 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Kingsley : his letters and memories of his life by Charles Kingsley( Book )

72 editions published between 1877 and 1995 in English and German and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Kingsley (1819-1875), son of Charles Kingsley of Battramsley and Mary Lucas, was born in Holne Vicarage, Devonshire. He married Fanny Grenfell in 1844
Charles Kingsley; his letters and memoires of his life by Charles Kingsley( Book )

32 editions published between 1877 and 1890 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alexandria and her schools by Charles Kingsley( )

13 editions published between 1854 and 2009 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dust of combat; a life of Charles Kingsley by Robert Bernard Martin( Book )

5 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sympathetic study of Charles Kingsley, author of "Westward Ho!" and "The water Babies."
 
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The water-babies
Alternative Names
Alton Locke, Author of 1819-1875

Amyas Leigh, Author of 1819-1875

Author of Alton Locke 1819-1875

Author of Amyas Leigh 1819-1875

Author of Two years ago 1819-1875

Čarlzas Kingslis

Charles Kingsley Brits klerk (1819-1875)

Charles Kingsley englischer anglikanischer Geistlicher, Theologe und Schriftsteller

Kingley, Charles 1819-1875

Kingsleǐ, Charl's 1819-1875

Kingsleij, Charles 1819-1875

Kingsley, C.

Kingsley, C. 1819-1875

Kingsley, C. (Charles), 1819-1875

Kingsley, Ch 1819-1875

Kingsley, Chas 1819-1875

Kingsley, Chas (Charles), 1819-1875

Kingslijs, Čārlzs 1819-1875

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Lot, Parson

Lot, Parson, 1819-1875

Parson Lot

Parson Lot 1819-1875

Two years ago, Author of 1819-1875

Кингсли, Чарльз

צ'ארלס קינגסלי

קינגסלי, צ׳רלס 1819־1875

קינגסלי, צ'ארלס

קינגסלי, צ'רלס 1819-1875

تشارلز كينجسلي

چارلز کینگزلی

চার্লস কিংসলে লেখক

금사래 1819-1875

김사래 1819-1875

사리사·금사래 1819-1875

사리사·김사래 1819-1875

찰스 킹즐리

킹슬리, 찰스 1819-1875

킹즐리, 찰스 1819-1875

キングスリ

キングスリー, チャールズ

キングスレー

キングスレイ

キングズレイ, チャールズ

チャールズ・キングスレー

查尔斯·金斯莱

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The heroesHypatiaWestward ho!Alton Locke, tailor and poet : an autobiographyWestward ho! : or, The voyage and adventures of Sir Amyas Leigh, knight, of Burrough, in the county of Devon, in the reign of Her Most Glorious Majesty Queen ElizabethGlaucus : or, The wonders of the shoreSanitary and social lectures and essaysCharles Kingsley : his letters and memories of his lifeAlexandria and her schools