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Brock, C. E. (Charles Edmund) 1870-1938

Overview
Works: 422 works in 1,149 publications in 7 languages and 12,425 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Satire  Romance fiction  Juvenile works  Novels  History  Fantasy fiction  Humorous fiction  Novels of manners 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Artist
Classifications: PR4034, 823.7
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The railway children by E Nesbit( Book )

49 editions published between 1906 and 2016 in English and held by 1,213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roberta, Peter and Phyllis had a very happy life at Edgecomb Villa, but they did not know how happy until they had to live a very different life indeed. When father goes away with two strangers one evening, the lives of Roberta, Peter and Phyllis are shattered. They and mother leave their comfortable London home and go to live in a small house in the country. They seek solace in the nearby railway station, make friends with Perks the porter and with the station master himself. They have many adventures and when they save a train from disaster, they are helped by the old gentleman to solve the mystery of father's disappearance, and the family is reunited
The posthumous papers of the Pickwick club by Charles Dickens( Book )

5 editions published between 1930 and 1944 in English and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the travels and comic experiences of Samuel Pickwick his friends, and the members of his club
Essays of Elia : Last essays of Elia by Charles Lamb( Book )

39 editions published between 1900 and 1934 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The English author Chalres Lamb's personal essays, that appeared in the London Magazine in the 1820s under the pseudonym "Elia," were the most popular of their time, establishing Lamb as one of the foremost essayists of his age
Gulliver's travels: an authoritative text, the correspondence of Swift, Pope's verses on Gulliver's travels [and] critical essays by Jonathan Swift( Book )

31 editions published between 1894 and 2008 in English and Japanese and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As entertaining today as it was when first published in 1726, "Gulliver's Travels" has been read by generations of children as an adventure story and by adults as a devastating satire of society
Little Lord Fauntleroy by Frances Hodgson Burnett( Book )

15 editions published between 1925 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American boy goes to live with his grandfather in England where he becomes heir to a title and a fortune
Jane Austen's Pride and prejudice by Jane Austen( Book )

35 editions published between 1895 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story follows the main character Elizabeth Bennet as she deals with issues of manners, upbringing, morality, education, and marriage in the society of the landed gentry of early 19th-century England. Elizabeth is the second of five daughters of a country gentleman living near the fictional town of Meryton in Hertfordshire, near London. Though the story is set at the turn of the 19th century, it retains a fascination for modern readers, continuing near the top of lists of 'most loved books' such as The Big Read
The yeomen of the guard, or, The merryman and his maid by W. S Gilbert( Book )

7 editions published between 1929 and 1979 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the script and lyrics of Gilbert and Sullivan's opera, "The Yeomen of the Guard."
The heroes of Asgard; tales from Scandinavian mythology by Annie Keary( Book )

13 editions published between 1898 and 1979 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of twenty-nine Scandinavian myths about Odin and the other immortals of Asgard
The humour of America by Angus Evan Abbott( Book )

18 editions published between 1893 and 1909 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collects the work of more than a dozen great American humorists of the 19th century
Oswald Bastable and others by E Nesbit( Book )

5 editions published between 1905 and 2009 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The vicar of Wakefield, and other writings by Oliver Goldsmith( Book )

24 editions published between 1898 and 1930 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details the romantic intrigues in the family of a country vicar in eighteenth century England
The works of Charles Lamb by Charles Lamb( Book )

2 editions published in 1903 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sense and sensibility by Jane Austen( Book )

19 editions published between 1813 and 2014 in English and French and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sense and Sensibility revolves around the Dashwood sisters, Elinor and Marianne. Whereas the former is a sensible, rational creature, her younger sister is wildly romantic--a characteristic that offers Austen plenty of scope for both satire and compassion. Commenting on Edward Ferrars, a potential suitor for Elinor's hand, Marianne admits that while she "loves him tenderly," she finds him disappointing as a possible lover for her sister:
The collected essays of Charles Lamb by Charles Lamb( Book )

3 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Northanger Abbey; and, Persuasion by Jane Austen( Book )

11 editions published between 1907 and 1950 in English and Undetermined and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catherine Morland meets all the trappings of Gothic horror and imagines the worst. Disaster does eventually strike, as it does in the real world as distinct from the romantic one, but without spoiling the wonderful atmosphere of this story
Penelope's English experiences by Kate Douglas Smith Wiggin( Book )

4 editions published between 1900 and 1901 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The keeping of Christmas at Bracebridge hall by Washington Irving( Book )

9 editions published between 1906 and 1927 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emma by Jane Austen( Book )

17 editions published between 1816 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The oh so very clever Emma claims only matchmaking skills and forswears romance, or at least she thinks. The wealthy Mr. Knightley takes her into his confidence, while rich and accomplished Mr. Woodhouse received her advice. This intrique will captivate
W.V. her book : and various verses by William Canton( Book )

7 editions published in 1896 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 )

10 editions published between 1890 and 1906 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kingley's classic tale of a young man's adventures on the sea during multiple voyages of exploration. -- vendor's description
 
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The railway children
Alternative Names
Brock, C.E.

Brock, C.E. 1870-1938

Brock, C. Edmond

Brock, C. Edmond 1870-1938

Brock, Charles E.

Brock, Charles E. 1870-1938

Brock, Charles E. (Charles Edmund), 1870-1938

Brock, Charles Edmond

Brock, Charles Edmund.

Brock, Charles Edmund 1870-1938

Brock, G. E.

Brok, Č.

Burokku, C. E. 1870-1938

C. E. Brock artista británico

C. E. Brock artiste britannique

C. E. Brock britischer Künstler

C. E. Brock Engels illustrator

Charles Edmond Brock

Charles Edmund Brock

Брок, Чарльз Эдмунд

브록, 찰스 에드먼드 1870-1938

ブロック, C. E

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Gulliver's travels: an authoritative text, the correspondence of Swift, Pope's verses on Gulliver's travels [and] critical essaysLittle Lord FauntleroyJane Austen's Pride and prejudiceOswald Bastable and othersEmma