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Hone, William 1780-1842

Overview
Works: 815 works in 2,503 publications in 4 languages and 21,250 library holdings
Genres: History  Trials, litigation, etc  Anecdotes  Caricatures and cartoons  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sources  Miscellanea  Pamphlets  Humor  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Printer, Publisher, Bookseller, Redactor, Recipient, Inscriber, Creator
Classifications: HB151, 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 )
28 editions published between 1926 and 2006 in English and held by 1,620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Suppressed by the early church fathers who compiled the Bible, these apocryphal books have been shrouded in silence for centuries. Here are the Apostles' Creed, the girlhood and betrothal of Mary, the childhood of Jesus-told in all their warmth, intimacy and humanity. Translated from the Original Tongues, with 32 illustrations from Ancient Paintings and Missals
The political house that Jack built with thirteen cuts by William Hone( )
129 editions published between 1818 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Consists of several related files. A text file contains a complete annotated transcription of Hone's verse text along with clickable thumbnail images of Cruikshank's engravings. The full text of the pamphlet, as collected and bound in Hone's 1827 Facetiae and miscellanies, is also available as a series of facsimile images. Other files contain: a transcription of the title page, epigraph, and a mock dedication to "Dr. Slop"; a transcription of The clerical magistrate, "a separate poem, attached as a kind of coda to The political house that jack built"; other supporting material; and Web links to other supporting material. A search engine is also available for searching the text and supporting material
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 )
63 editions published between 1823 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hone's summaries and excerpts from medieval Coventry plays or mysteries in the British Museum
The Queen's matrimonial ladder, a national toy with fourteen step scenes; and illustrations in verse, with eighteen other cuts by William Hone( )
85 editions published between 1820 and 2012 in English and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sports and pastimes of the people of England by Joseph Strutt( Book )
89 editions published between 1828 and 1898 in English and Undetermined and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The spirit of despotism. [Eight lines of quotations] by Vicesimus Knox( )
28 editions published between 1821 and 1980 in English and held by 540 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( )
20 editions published between 1827 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The table book by William Hone( Book )
16 editions published between 1827 and 1966 in English and held by 342 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( )
22 editions published between 1817 and 1970 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The British constitution triumphant, or, A picture of the radical conclave ( )
16 editions published between 1819 and 1820 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The political showman-- at home! exhibiting his cabinet of curiosities and creatures-- all alive! by William Hone( Book )
36 editions published in 1821 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Attacks Lord Sidmouth and his cabinet
Radical squibs & loyal ripostes: satirical pamphlets of the Regency period, 1819-1821 by Edgell Rickword( Book )
3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Man in the moon &c. &c. &c by William Hone( Book )
50 editions published between 1820 and 1821 in English and Undetermined and held by 226 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 bullet Te Deum, with The Canticle of the stone by William Hone( )
13 editions published in 1817 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hone's select popular political tracts consisting of the House that Jack built, the Man in the moon, the Political showman-- at home, the Queen's ladder, and the Form of prayer for Queen Caroline by William Hone( )
23 editions published between 1821 and 1831 in English and Undetermined and held by 217 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 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A satire on George IV and the trial of Queen Caroline
 
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Alternative Names
Author of The House that Jack built The 1780-1842
Cecil John 1780-1842
Languages
English (1,067)
German (1)
Italian (1)
French (1)
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