WorldCat Identities

Balston, Thomas

Overview
Works: 308 works in 505 publications in 2 languages and 2,715 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Comedies of manners  Biography  Bibliography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Acting editions  Humorous fiction  Exhibition catalogs  Comedy plays 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: PR3682, 822.6
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Thomas Balston
William Balston, paper maker, 1759-1849 by Thomas Balston( Book )

18 editions published between 1954 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Martin, 1789-1854 : his life and works by Thomas Balston( Book )

17 editions published between 1934 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Whatman, father & son by Thomas Balston( Book )

18 editions published between 1956 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wood engravings of Robert Gibbings : with some recollections by the artist by Robert Gibbings( Book )

13 editions published between 1940 and 1959 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English wood-engraving, 1900-1950 by Thomas Balston( Book )

17 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"At the turn of the 20th century the art of wood-engraving enjoyed a flourishing revival among English artists. This volume showcases five decades' worth of magnificent black-and-white illustrations, with finely wrought images ranging from scenes of animals and rural life to episodes from literature. An informative history of the art is included"--
The rivals by Richard Brinsley Sheridan( Book )

14 editions published between 1913 and 1960 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Immensely popular comedy of manners featuring such memorable characters as the lovely Lydia Languish, her suitor, Capt. Jack Absolute; and Lydia's aunt -- Mrs. Malaprop, cleverly revolves around false identities, romantic entanglements, and parental disapproval
The Cambridge University Press collection of private press types : Kelmscott, Ashendene, Eragny, Cranach by Thomas Balston( Book )

17 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Staffordshire portrait figures of the Victorian age by Thomas Balston( Book )

10 editions published between 1958 and 1963 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Jonathan Martin, incendiary of York Minster, with some account of William and Richard Martin by Thomas Balston( Book )

10 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wood-engravings of Robert Gibbings by Thomas Balston( Book )

4 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The housekeeping book of Susanna Whatman, 1776-1800 by Susanna Whatman( Book )

2 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Balston at Eton by Thomas Balston( Book )

5 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wood-engraving in modern English books : the catalogue of an exhibition arranged for the National Book League by National Book League (Great Britain)( Book )

8 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Staffordshire portrait figures by Thomas Balston( Book )

2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Her housekeeping book by Susanna Whatman( Book )

3 editions published in 1952 in English and Undetermined and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Martin, 1789-1854, illustrator and pamphleteer by Thomas Balston( Book )

6 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicolas Bentley's book of birds : an avian alphabet by Nicolas Bentley( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black and white illustrations by the author. "These dogmatic words about birds were written at Mr Bentley's leisure for (he hopes) your pleasure. They take the form of terse Verse and each bird sung also has its portrait hung. The order: alphabetical; the ornithology; a touch hypothetical; It's the wit, both verbal and graphic, which'll stop the traffic. If you haven't had enough the back flap carries a further puff..."
Sitwelliana, 1915-1927 : being a handlist of works by Edith, Osbert, and Sacheverell Sitwell and of their contributions to certain selected periodicals by Thomas Balston( Book )

4 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Martin, 1799-1854, his life and works by Thomas Balston( Book )

3 editions published between 1947 and 1980 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Balston

Balston, Thomas 1883-1967

Thomas Balston

Thomas Balston publisher

Languages
English (183)

Italian (1)