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Surtees, Robert Smith 1805-1864

Overview
Works: 421 works in 1,723 publications in 4 languages and 13,025 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Dictionaries  Hunting stories  Biographies  Novels  Humorous fiction  Humor  Hunting fiction 
Roles: Author, Lyricist, Creator
Classifications: PR5499.S4, 823.8
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Most widely held works about Robert Smith Surtees
 
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Mr. Sponge's sporting tour by Robert Smith Surtees( Book )

158 editions published between 1800 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It was a murky October day that the hero of our tale, Mr Sponge, or Soapey Sponge, as his good-natured friends call him, was seen mizzling along Oxford Street, wending his way to the west." So begins the marvellous tale of Mr. Sponge, or rather the tales of the many characters which feature so vividly in this delightful volume."--Goodreads
"Ask mamma"; or, The richest commoner in England by Robert Smith Surtees( Book )

77 editions published between 1800 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the romantic exploits of two generations of the Pringle family in Victorian England
Mr. Facey Romford's hounds by Robert Smith Surtees( Book )

74 editions published between 1865 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 714 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 )

70 editions published between 1800 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 677 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
Handley Cross : or, Mr. Jorrocks's hunt by Robert Smith Surtees( Book )

84 editions published between 1843 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The adventures of John Jorrocks, an eccentric grocer turned master of fox hounds."--Ask.com
Hawbuck Grange : or, The sporting adventures of Thomas Scott, Esq. by Robert Smith Surtees( Book )

64 editions published between 1847 and 2013 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The humorous fox hunting adventures of gentleman and sportsman, Thomas Scott
Jorrocks' jaunts & jollities by Robert Smith Surtees( Book )

58 editions published between 1843 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hillingdon Hall : or, The cockney squire : a tale of country life by Robert Smith Surtees( Book )

76 editions published between 1800 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Preface: The author of this work will not trespass on the indulgence of the reader, in the way of preface, further than to say that the agricultural portion of it is not meant to discourage improvement, but to repress the wild schemes of theoretical men, who attend farmers meetings for the pleasure of hearing themselves talk, and do more harm than good by the promulgation of their visionary views
Handley Cross by Robert Smith Surtees( Book )

63 editions published between 1800 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surtees' second novel featuring 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
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 )

75 editions published between 1838 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surtees' first novel featuring his great comic creation, the cockney grocer and sportsman Jorrocks
Mr. Romford's hounds by Robert Smith Surtees( Book )

35 editions published between 1800 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 269 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( )

26 editions published between 1846 and 2008 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jorrocks's jaunts & jollities by Robert Smith Surtees( Book )

35 editions published between 1838 and 2012 in English and held by 209 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
Mr. Sponge's sporting tour by Robert Smith Surtees( Book )

8 editions published between 1958 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hunts with Jorrocks : from Handley Cross by Robert Smith Surtees( )

27 editions published between 1908 and 2018 in English and held by 159 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 )

6 editions published in 1932 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

9 editions published between 1924 and 1925 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

11 editions published between 1910 and 2018 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scenes and characters by Robert Smith Surtees( )

3 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Mr. Sponge's sporting tour
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"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.Jorrocks' jaunts & jollitiesHillingdon 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, 1845-6Jorrocks's jaunts & jollities
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

Robert Smith Surtees journalist

Smith Surtees, Robert 1805-1864

Sponge's sporting tour, Author of

Surtees, R. S.

Surtees, R. S. 1805-1864

Surtees, R. S. (Robert Smith)

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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