Henty, G. A. (George Alfred) 1832-1902
Most widely held works about G. A Henty
Most widely held works by G. A Henty
With Lee in Virginia : a story of the American Civil War by G. A Henty ( Book )
120 editions published between 1889 and 2009 in English and held by 695 libraries worldwide
Presents, chronologically, some of the great battles during the Northern invasion of Virginia during the Civil War.
The cat of Bubastes : a tale of ancient Egypt by G. A Henty ( Book )
91 editions published between 1888 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 589 libraries worldwide
In 1250 B.C. the teenaged son of the Egyptian high priest sets off a series of harrowing events when he accidentally kills the sacred cat of Bubastes and, accompanied by his sister and two foreign slaves, embarks on a dangerous journey to find safe haven beyond the borders of Egypt.
The young Carthaginian : a story of the times of Hannibal by G. A Henty ( Book )
81 editions published between 1886 and 2010 in English and held by 541 libraries worldwide
Young people who read the history of the Punic Wars may not possess a keen appreciation of the merits of the contest. That it was at first a struggle for empire and afterwards for existence on the part of Carthage, that Hannibal was a great and skillful general, that he defeated the Romans at Trebia, Lake Trasimenus, and Cannae and all but took Rome: this may represent the sum total of their knowledge.
In freedom's cause : a story of Wallace and Bruce by G. A Henty ( Book )
100 editions published between 1884 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 533 libraries worldwide
At the turn of the fourteenth century in Scotland, young Archie Forbes becomes involved with both William Wallace and Robert the Bruce in the struggle for Scottish independence from English rule.
For the temple : a tale of the fall of Jerusalem by G. A Henty ( Book )
81 editions published between 1880 and 2010 in English and Korean and held by 515 libraries worldwide
A tale of the last days of the Temple at Jerusalem. In the face of overwhelming odds, John of Gamala does his best to save God's Temple, harrassing Roman work parties, burning Roman camps, defending Jerusalem during the Roman siege, and even fighting Titus himself in hand-to-hand combat. John forges a relationship with the Roman leader that lasts until after the war. In spite of fighting a losing battle, he keeps his integrity and honor intact.
Under Drake's flag : a tale of the Spanish Main by G. A Henty ( Book )
93 editions published between 1883 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 488 libraries worldwide
Young Ned Hearne shares in Francis Drake's adventures on the Spanish Main.
Winning his spurs : a tale of the crusades by G. A Henty ( Book )
106 editions published between 1800 and 2010 in English and held by 440 libraries worldwide
Cuthbert de Lance, the Earl of Evesham's page, participates in the Crusades.
The dragon and the raven, or, The days of King Alfred by G. A Henty ( Book )
63 editions published between 1800 and 2008 in English and held by 428 libraries worldwide
Follows the exploits of a young nobleman as he takes part in the battles of King Alfred.
The lion of St. Mark : a story of Venice in the fourteenth century by G. A Henty ( Book )
103 editions published between 1880 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 422 libraries worldwide
During the 14th century, an English boy moves to Venice with his father and experiences many adventures and intrigues as he grows to young manhood.
With Wolfe in Canada, or, The winning of a continent by G. A Henty ( Book )
114 editions published between 1800 and 2008 in English and held by 395 libraries worldwide
When young James Walsham leaves England unexpectedly in 1755 and finds himself in America fighting in the French and Indian War, he discovers that he must still contend with the treachery of his old rival.
In the reign of terror : the adventures of a Westminster boy by G. A Henty ( Book )
85 editions published between 1800 and 2009 in English and held by 389 libraries worldwide
Harry Sandwith, a Westminster boy, becomes a resident at the chateau of a French marquis, and after various adventures accompanies the family to Paris at the crisis of the Revolution.
By right of conquest : or, with Cortez in Mexico by G. A Henty ( Book )
61 editions published between 1890 and 2009 in English and German and held by 379 libraries worldwide
G. A. Henty was a 19th century novelist, special correspondent and Imperialist. His best-known works are historical adventures. In By Right of Conquest the adventures of an English boy are set during the conquest of Mexico. Our hero adventures through many perils with the help of the Spaniards who have befriended him. By the end of the conquest our hero returns to his country with a beautiful Aztec bride and a fortune. -http://www.booksinprint.com
By pike and dyke : a tale of the rise of the Dutch Republic by G. A Henty ( Book )
101 editions published between 1880 and 2010 in English and held by 374 libraries worldwide
The Dutch fight for freedom from Spain is seen through the eyes of a young hero.
Beric the Briton : a story of the Roman invasion by G. A Henty ( Book )
43 editions published between 1892 and 2010 in English and held by 354 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of a young man, Beric, who lived during the time of the Roman invasion of Britain.
Bonnie Prince Charlie : a tale of Fontenoy and Culloden by G. A Henty ( Book )
70 editions published between 1887 and 2006 in English and held by 334 libraries worldwide
The adventures of the son of a Scottish officer in French service.
The lion of the north : a tale of the times of Gustavus Adolphus by G. A Henty ( Book )
82 editions published between 1885 and 2010 in English and held by 324 libraries worldwide
"In this story, Mr. Henty gives the history of the first part of the Thirty Years' War ... The army of the chivalrous King of Sweden was largely composed of Scotsmen, and among these was the hero of the story."
Redskin and cow-boy : a tale of the western plains by G. A Henty ( Book )
59 editions published between 1891 and 2006 in English and Swedish and held by 316 libraries worldwide
In 1859, sixteen-year-old Hugh travels from England to the American West and finds work on a cattle ranch, where he struggles with the elements, fights Indians, and chases kidnappers.
St. George for England : a tale of Cressy and Poitiers by G. A Henty ( Book )
75 editions published between 1880 and 2010 in English and Danish and held by 310 libraries worldwide
Two of the most resounding victories of English arms--Cressy and Poitiers--occurred at the beginning of the Hundred Years War with France. The first was under the leadership of Edward III; the second, under that of Edward, the Black Prince of Wales. The boy-hero of this tale is Walter Somers, a foundling who is reared by a blacksmith who also teaches him the use of a sword. Tall, strong, skilled, and brave, Walter meets the Prince of Wales and joins the invasion of Brittany and Flanders. Walter survives the Black Death and the Battle of Poitiers, and marries the girl he saved from pirates.
With Clive in India; or, The beginnings of an empire by G. A Henty ( Book )
99 editions published between 1884 and 2009 in English and held by 295 libraries worldwide
Sent to India to make his fortune as a merchant, an English youth returns home after a ten-year adventure in which he makes a fortune and receives military honors while assisting the triumph of British influence in the Indian Empire.
True to the old flag : a tale of the American war of independence by G. A Henty ( Book )
88 editions published between 1884 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 287 libraries worldwide
Harold Wilson, a young boy from Massachusetts, witnesses the battle of Lexington and Concord, serves as a Loyalist scout and is captured at the battle of Kings Mountain.
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Henty, G. A.
Henty, G. A. (George Alfred), 1832-1902
Henty, George Alfred
Henty, George Alfred, 1832-1902
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