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Hone, William 1780-1842

Overview
Works: 796 works in 2,566 publications in 3 languages and 21,923 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Anecdotes  Sources  Miscellanea  Pamphlets  Trials, litigation, etc  Humor  Caricatures and cartoons  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Printer, Bookseller, Publisher, Redactor, Recipient, Creator, Inscriber
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 )

28 editions published between 1926 and 2010 in English and held by 1,607 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
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mysteries described : especially the English miracle plays, founded on apocryphal New Testament story, extant among the unpublished manuscripts in the British Museum ; ...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 )

81 editions published between 1823 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hone's summaries and excerpts from medieval Coventry plays or mysteries in the British Museum
The year book of daily recreation and information; concerning remarkable men and manners, times and seasons, solemnities and merry-makings, antiquities and novelties, on the plan of the Everyday book and Table book by William Hone( Book )

79 editions published between 1832 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sports and pastimes of the people of England by Joseph Strutt( Book )

95 editions published between 1828 and 1898 in English and Undetermined and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The political house that Jack built with thirteen cuts by William Hone( Book )

107 editions published between 1818 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Queen's matrimonial ladder, a national toy with fourteen step scenes ; and illustrations in verse, with eighteen other cuts by William Hone( Book )

85 editions published between 1820 and 2012 in English and French and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Table Book by William Hone( Book )

16 editions published between 1827 and 1966 in English and held by 318 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 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

54 editions published between 1820 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 225 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 spirit of despotism by Vicesimus Knox( Book )

28 editions published between 1821 and 1980 in English and held by 199 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( Book )

20 editions published between 1827 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

35 editions published in 1821 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Attacks Lord Sidmouth and his cabinet
Full annals of the Revolution in France, 1830 : to which is added, a full account of the celebration of said revolution in the City of New York, on the 25th November, 1830 ... by William Hone( Book )

30 editions published in 1830 in English and held by 116 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( Book )

21 editions published between 1817 and 1970 in English and held by 107 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( Book )

20 editions published between 1821 and 1831 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bullet Te Deum; with the Canticle of the stone by William Hone( Book )

13 editions published in 1817 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The British constitution triumphant, or, A picture of the radical conclave( Book )

15 editions published between 1819 and 1820 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Author of The House that Jack built The 1780-1842

Cecil John 1780-1842

William Hone English writer, satirist and bookseller

Languages
English (1,108)

German (1)

French (1)

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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