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Gilbert, John 1817-1897

Overview
Works: 1,033 works in 2,610 publications in 2 languages and 18,209 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Poetry  History  Political fiction  Juvenile works  Historical fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fairy tales 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Designer, Actor, Translator, Other, Editor, Honoree, Engraver, Creator, Proofreader, Artist
Classifications: PR4555, 823.8
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Most widely held works by John Gilbert
Barnaby Rudge by Charles Dickens( Book )

2 editions published between 1944 and 2009 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set at the time of the Gordon anti-Catholic riots of 1780, this is Dickens's powerful, atmospheric novel of madness, murder, and lurid mob violence. It is also a tale of love thwarted by the designs of Geoffrey Haredale and the villain Sir John Chester, and the heroism of Edward Chester in rescuing the innocent Emma
The poetical works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow( )

71 editions published between 1852 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last volume of the six-part series includes some of Longfellow's later work. It also highlights his work as a translator, divided by language
The Globe illustrated Shakespeare : the complete works annotated by William Shakespeare( Book )

12 editions published between 1979 and 2002 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes illustrations and annotations with Shakespeare's poems and plays, a biography, copy of his will, and 1623 folio inclusions
The complete illustrated Shakespeare by William Shakespeare( Book )

5 editions published between 1979 and 1989 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

MCAD a rédigé des notices analytiques pour chacune des pièces de théâtre
The life and adventures of Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe( )

18 editions published between 1859 and 1867 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The diary of an Englishman shipwrecked for almost thirty years on a small isolated island where, using wit and industry, he manages to build life anew
Tales from Shakespeare : designed for the use of young people by Charles Lamb( )

19 editions published between 1860 and 1887 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The child's book of Bible pictures by James P Walker( )

12 editions published between 1860 and 1866 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir John Gilbert : art and imagination in the Victorian age by John Gilbert( Book )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evangeline by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow( Book )

41 editions published between 1800 and 1980 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poem follows an Acadian girl named Evangeline and her search for her lost love Gabriel, set during the time of the Expulsion of the Acadians
Young Benjamin Franklin; or, The right road through life, A boy's book on a boy's own subject by Henry Mayhew( )

18 editions published between 1861 and 1980 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Lancashire witches, a romance of Pendle forest by William Harrison Ainsworth( Book )

25 editions published between 1854 and 1897 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a Cistercian monk, Borlace Alvetham, is falsely accused of witchcraft and condemned to death by his rival, Brother Paslew, he sells his soul to Satan and escapes. Granted the powers of a warlock, he returns in the guise of Nicholas Demdike to witness Paslew's execution for treason. Dying, Paslew curses Demdike's offspring -- who become the titular "Lancashire Witches." Years later, Mother Demdike, a powerful witch, and her clan face rival witches, raise Alizon Devi as their own, and try to corrupt Alizon despite her innocent ways. Ultimately, the story becomes a struggle between Heaven and Hell, with Alizon's fate hanging in the balance
Mother Goose's nursery rhymes : a collection of alphabets, rhymes, tales, and jingles by Walter Crane( )

27 editions published between 1876 and 2012 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of classic Mother Goose rhymes illustrated by a variety of artists including John Tenniel and Walter Crane
Boys at home by C Adams( )

13 editions published between 1853 and 1876 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the beginning of Christmas holidays, Mr. Gordon discovers that the bank in which he had deposited his entire and substantial fortune has gone bankrupt. The money is gone. The oldest two sons are just home from their boarding schools, and can join in as the family plans how it will survive the crisis
The little drummer : or, Filial affection : a story of the Russian campaign by Gustav Nieritz( )

12 editions published between 1852 and 1856 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakspere's songs and sonnets by William Shakespeare( Book )

22 editions published between 1862 and 1906 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fairy tales by Aulnoy( )

15 editions published between 1855 and 1873 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of fairy tales from Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm
Rookwood by William Harrison Ainsworth( Book )

14 editions published between 1857 and 1898 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this sprawling historical epic, the aristocratic Rookwood clan has fallen upon hard times. When the title to the ancestral estate is set to change hands, some members of the family take it upon themselves to influence the outcome of the situation--but their meddling has some unintended consequences
The story of an apple by Pamela Campbell( )

14 editions published between 1853 and 1864 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christmas in art and song : a collection of songs, carols and descriptive poems, relating to the festival of Christmas( )

3 editions published in 1879 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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جان گیلبرت نقاش بریتانیایی

جون غيلبرت

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Languages
English (396)

Spanish (1)