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Hill, George Birkbeck Norman 1835-1903

Overview
Works: 222 works in 758 publications in 1 language and 8,690 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Records and correspondence  History  Quotations  Portraits  Bibliography  Anecdotes  Juvenile works 
Roles: Editor, Compiler, Creator
Classifications: PR3533, 928.2
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Most widely held works by George Birkbeck Norman Hill
Lives of the English poets by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
32 editions published between 1805 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Boswell's Life of Johnson by James Boswell ( Book )
79 editions published between 1799 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of Dr. Samuel Johnson, an 18th century English writer and critic
Johnsonian miscellanies by George Birkbeck Norman Hill ( Book )
31 editions published between 1897 and 1970 in English and held by 980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Boswell's Life of Johnson, together with Boswell's Journal of a tour of the Hebrides and Johnson's Diary of a journey into North Wales by James Boswell ( Book )
7 editions published between 1934 and 1971 in English and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letters of Samuel Johnson, LL. D by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
6 editions published in 1892 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The history of Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
26 editions published between 1887 and 1967 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What then is to be done? said Rasselas; the more we inquire, the less we can resolve.'Rasselas and his companions escape the pleasures of the 'happy valley' in order to make their 'choice of life'. By witnessing the misfortunes and miseries of others they may come to understand the nature of happiness, and value it more highly. Their travels and enquiries raise important practical and philosophical questions concerning many aspects of the human condition, including the business of a poet, the stability of reason, the immortality of the soul, and how to find contentment. Johnson's adaptation of
The memoirs of the life of Edward Gibbon with various observations and excursions by Edward Gibbon ( Book )
15 editions published in 1900 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letters of Dante Gabriel Rossetti to William Allingham, 1854-1870 by Dante Gabriel Rossetti ( Book )
13 editions published between 1897 and 1898 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Colonel Gordon in Central Africa, 1874-1879 by Charles George Gordon ( Book )
35 editions published between 1881 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harvard college, by an Oxonian by George Birkbeck Norman Hill ( Book )
18 editions published between 1894 and 1906 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Johnson : his friends and his critics by George Birkbeck Norman Hill ( Book )
9 editions published between 1878 and 1979 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Writers and readers by George Birkbeck Norman Hill ( Book )
16 editions published between 1892 and 1980 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Unpublished letters of Dean Swift by Jonathan Swift ( Book )
10 editions published between 1899 and 1979 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Footsteps of Dr. Johnson (Scotland) by George Birkbeck Norman Hill ( Book )
20 editions published between 1890 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letters of David Hume to William Strahan by David Hume ( Book )
12 editions published between 1888 and 1998 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Life of Johnson by James Boswell ( Book )
16 editions published between 1887 and 1964 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the archive room in the basement of the library
Wit and wisdom of Samuel Johnson by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
12 editions published between 1888 and 2007 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of Sir Rowland Hill and the history of penny postage by Rowland Hill ( Book )
9 editions published in 1880 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Postgeschichte ; Philatelie ; Postbetrieb ; Briefpost ; Postkarte ; England ; Frankreich
Talks about autographs by George Birkbeck Norman Hill ( Book )
11 editions published in 1896 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Boswell's correspondence with the Honourable Andrew Erskine and his Journal of a tour to Corsica (reprinted from the original editions) by James Boswell ( Book )
4 editions published in 1879 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Birkbeck Hill, George
Birkbeck Hill, George, 1835-1903
Hill, G. Birkbeck.
Hill, G. Birkbeck (George Birkbeck), 1835-1903
Hill, George B.
Hill, George Birkbeck.
Hill, George Birkbeck, 1835-1903
Hill, George Birkbeck Norman.
Hill, Georges Birkbeck.
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English (422)
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