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Surtees, Robert Smith 1805-1864

Overview
Works: 266 works in 1,430 publications in 3 languages and 12,186 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Dictionaries  History  Biography  Hunting stories  Humor  Satire  Juvenile works  Anecdotes 
Roles: Author, Creator, Lyricist
Classifications: PR5499.S4, 823.8
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Mr. Sponge's sporting tour by Robert Smith Surtees( Book )

150 editions published between 1800 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mr. Sponge is his name; fox-hunting and fortune-hunting are his game. Yep -- like Becky Sharp, he's an anti-hero. This fun and funny 1853 novel gives us an unromantic but not unsympathetic look at post-Regency England from top to bottom, through sports."--Internet archive
Jorrocks' jaunts & jollities by Robert Smith Surtees( Book )

81 editions published between 1843 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Jorrocks a renowned sporting citizen" is the first character created by English comic writer Robert Smith Surtees. Jorrocks's Jaunts and Jollities is one of the author's most celebrated and entertaining novels. A humorous narrative of the hunting, shooting, racing, sailing, and other eccentric and extravagant" exploits of a good-natured sportsman and Cockney grocer
"Ask mamma"; or, The richest commoner in England by Robert Smith Surtees( Book )

84 editions published between 1800 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A satirical look at Victorian society, their manners, mores and class rigidity. The son of the family, the central character of the book, hazs many hurdles to overcome in pursuit of a happy ending."--Goodreads
Handley Cross : or, Mr. Jorrocks's hunt by Robert Smith Surtees( Book )

104 editions published between 1843 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The adventures of John Jorrocks, an eccentric grocer turned master of fox hounds."--Ask.com
Mr. Facey Romford's hounds by Robert Smith Surtees( Book )

63 editions published between 1865 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Facey is a trickster who takes advantage of society's greed and gullibility, and gets away with it. This brisk, entertaining novel is the sequel to Mr Sponge's Sporting Tour
"Plain or ringlets?" by Robert Smith Surtees( Book )

61 editions published between 1800 and 2011 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The heroine of the story is the beautiful Rosa McDermott, who has 'grown up in a sort of neighbourly intimacy' with the rich Jasper Goldsmith 'that would most likelyhave ended in a common matter-of-course match'. However, during a visit to Roseberry Rocks, a fashionable watering-place, a gipsy prophesies that she will meet her future husband that day, and shortly afterwards she meets the dashing John Bunting. But which of them will Rosa marry?"--IPGbook
Hawbuck Grange : or, The sporting adventures of Thomas Scott, Esq. by Robert Smith Surtees( Book )

73 editions published between 1800 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Published in 1847, Hawbuck Grange follows the adventures of Thomas Scott, Esq., an avid sportsman in fox-hunting society. The novel includes one of Surtees's most memorable passages: an exhilarating account of a hare hunt
Hillingdon Hall : or, The cockney squire : a tale of country life by Robert Smith Surtees( Book )

69 editions published between 1800 and 2012 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jorrocks' jaunts and jollities : the hunting, shooting, racing, driving, sailing, eccentric and extravagant exploits of that renowned sporting citizen, Mr. John Jorrocks by Robert Smith Surtees( Book )

96 editions published between 1838 and 1984 in English and French and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With an added titlepage in colour
Handley Cross by Robert Smith Surtees( Book )

43 editions published between 1800 and 2011 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surtees' novel features his great comic creation, the cockney grocer and sportsman Jorrocks. A series of incidents in the life of Jorrocks, the novel is without plot--but includes chapters on hunts, rivals, heroes, cooking, and much more
Mr. Romford's hounds by Robert Smith Surtees( Book )

31 editions published between 1800 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The analysis of the hunting field : being a series of sketches of the principal characters that compose one : the whole forming a slight souvenir of the season, 1845-6 by Robert Smith Surtees( Book )

29 editions published between 1846 and 2010 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The jaunts and jollities of that renowned sporting citizen, Mr. John Jorrocks of St. Botolph Lane and Great Coram Street by Robert Smith Surtees( Book )

7 editions published in 1932 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hunts with Jorrocks by Robert Smith Surtees( Book )

23 editions published between 1908 and 2012 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Smith Surtees (creator of "Jorrocks") 1803-1864 by Robert Smith Surtees( Book )

8 editions published between 1924 and 1925 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Town and country papers by Robert Smith Surtees( Book )

8 editions published between 1929 and 1993 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Tom Hall : his heart-aches and horses by Robert Smith Surtees( Book )

8 editions published between 1926 and 1987 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The analysis of the hunting field by Robert Smith Surtees( Book )

9 editions published between 1846 and 1989 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thoughts on hunting and other matters by Robert Smith Surtees( Book )

4 editions published between 1925 and 1995 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Jorrocks' lectors : from Handley Cross by Robert Smith Surtees( Book )

7 editions published in 1910 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Mr. Sponge's sporting tour
Alternative Names
Author of Handley Cross

author of "Handley Cross", "Sponge's sporting tour" 1805-1864 etc. etc, The

Author of "Handley Cross," "Sponge's sporting tour," "Ask Mamma," etc. etc., 1805-1864

author of "Handley Cross", "Sponge's sporting tour", etc. etc, The , 1805-1864

Author of Hawbuck Grange

Author of "Mr. Sponge's sporting tour", "Ask mamma" etc etc.

Author of "Mr. Sponge's sporting tour," "Jorrocks's jaunts, " etc 1805-1864 etc.

Author of "Mr. Sponge's sporting tour," "Jorrocks's jaunts, etc., " etc, 1805-1864

Author of Sponge's sporting tour

Handley Cross, Author of

"Handley Cross," "Sponge's sporting tour," "Ask Mamma," etc. etc., Author of, 1805-1864

Hawbuck Grange, Author of

Jorrocks, John 1805-1864

"Mr. Sponge's sporting tour," "Jorrocks's jaunts, " etc 1805-1864 etc., Author of

"Mr. Sponge's sporting tour," "Jorrocks's jaunts, etc., Author of, " etc, 1805-1864

"Mr. Sponge's sporting tour," "Jorrocks's jaunts, " etc., etc., Author of, 1805-1864

Robert Smith Surtees English writer

Smith Surtees, Robert 1805-1864

Sponge's sporting tour, Author of

Surtees, R. S.

Surtees, R. S. 1805-1864

Surtees, R. S. (Robert Smith), 1805-1864

Surtees, Robert 1805-1864

Surtees, Robert S. 1805-1864

Surtees, Robert Smith, 1805-1864

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Jorrocks' jaunts & jollities"Ask mamma"; or, The richest commoner in EnglandMr. Facey Romford's hounds"Plain or ringlets?"Hawbuck Grange : or, The sporting adventures of Thomas Scott, Esq.Hillingdon Hall : or, The cockney squire : a tale of country lifeJorrocks' jaunts and jollities : the hunting, shooting, racing, driving, sailing, eccentric and extravagant exploits of that renowned sporting citizen, Mr. John JorrocksThe analysis of the hunting field : being a series of sketches of the principal characters that compose one : the whole forming a slight souvenir of the season, 1845-6