WorldCat Identities

Gilbert, John 1817-1897

Overview
Works: 963 works in 2,509 publications in 3 languages and 17,347 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Poetry  Christian fiction  Stories, plots, etc  Allegories  Bibliography  Biography  Paraphrases  Didactic fiction 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Designer, Actor, Translator, Engraver, Artist, Editor, Honoree, Other, Creator, Proofreader
Classifications: PR3330, 823.4
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Gilbert
The Globe illustrated Shakespeare : the complete works annotated by William Shakespeare( Book )

12 editions published between 1979 and 2002 in English and held by 492 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 poetical works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow( )

53 editions published between 1852 and 2015 in English and held by 470 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 complete illustrated Shakespeare by William Shakespeare( Book )

6 editions published between 1979 and 1989 in English and held by 395 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( )

19 editions published between 1859 and 1882 in English and held by 321 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
The child's book of Bible pictures by James P Walker( )

12 editions published between 1860 and 1866 in English and held by 285 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 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evangeline by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow( Book )

36 editions published between 1800 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nova Scotia is haunted by her former self - Acadia, first settled in 1605. The landscape immortalized by Longfellow through his tale of lovers separated by the Acadian expulsion of 1755, has come to be known as the Land of Evangeline
Tales from Shakespeare by Charles Lamb( )

24 editions published between 1866 and 1928 in English and German and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die folgenden Geschichten sind dazu bestimmt, jungen Lesern als eine Einführung in das Studium Shakespeares vorgelegt zu werden. Zu diesem Zwecke wurden seine Worte benüzt, wo immer es möglich schien sie einzubeziehen, und für das, was hinzugefügt wurde, um ihnen die gewohnte Gestalt einer zusammenhängenden Geschichte zu geben, wurden mit großer Sorgfalt solche Worte gewählt, welche die Wirkung der herrlichen Sprache, in der er schrieb, am wenigsten zu stören schienen. - Vorrede
Young Benjamin Franklin; or, The right road through life, A boy's book on a boy's own subject by Henry Mayhew( )

16 editions published between 1861 and 1980 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The flitch of bacon; or, The custom of Dunmow by William Harrison Ainsworth( Book )

22 editions published between 1853 and 1899 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

23 editions published between 1854 and 1968 in English and held by 201 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 by Walter Crane( )

23 editions published between 1877 and 2012 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of classic Mother Goose rhymes illustrated by a variety of artists including John Tenniel and Walter Crane
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 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Fairy tales by Aulnoy( )

18 editions published between 1855 and 1887 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

20 editions published between 1862 and 1888 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pilgrim's progress from this world to that which is to come by John Bunyan( )

22 editions published between 1840 and 1877 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pilgrim Christian forsakes the world in order to undertake the dangerous journey to the Celestial City, experiencing numerous crises and temptations along the way
The Lady of the lake by Walter Scott( Book )

24 editions published between 1853 and 1891 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Lady of the Lake marked the pinnacle of Walter Scott's popularity as a poet, with record-breaking sales and ecstatic reviews which helped spread his fame far beyond Britain. A fictional work set during the reign of James V and featuring an astonishing range of themes, from political conflict, feud and mystery to love, loss and reconciliation, The Lady of the Lake is a key work of the romantic movement which swept Europe by storm in the early nineteenth century."--Amazon website
The story of an apple by Pamela Campbell( )

15 editions published between 1853 and 1864 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Languages
English (422)

German (4)

Spanish (1)