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Henty, G. A. (George Alfred) 1832-1902

Overview
Works: 795 works in 7,300 publications in 5 languages and 58,795 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Adventure stories  War stories  Biographical fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Sea stories  Historical fiction  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Honoree
Classifications: PZ7.H4, 823.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by G. A Henty
With Lee in Virginia : a story of the American Civil War by G. A Henty( Book )

139 editions published between 1889 and 2017 in English and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents, chronologically, some of the great battles during the Northern invasion of Virginia during the Civil War
With Wolfe in Canada : or, The winning of a continent by G. A Henty( Book )

143 editions published between 1800 and 2016 in English and held by 849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A historical novel following young soldier James Walsham in the struggle between the English and French over Canada
By pike and dyke : a tale of the rise of the Dutch Republic by G. A Henty( Book )

108 editions published between 1880 and 2016 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Dutch fight for freedom from Spain is seen through the eyes of a young hero
Under Drake's flag : a tale of the Spanish main by G. A Henty( Book )

112 editions published between 1882 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Ned Hearne shares in Francis Drake's adventures on the Spanish Main
For the temple : a tale of the fall of Jerusalem by G. A Henty( Book )

81 editions published between 1880 and 2016 in English and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the total destruction of Jerusalem and how only a few fought back against Rome
With Clive in India, or, The beginnings of an empire by G. A Henty( Book )

130 editions published between 1880 and 2015 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member 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
The dragon and the raven, or, The days of King Alfred by G. A Henty( Book )

108 editions published between 1800 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the exploits of a young nobleman as he takes part in the battles of King Alfred
The young Carthaginian : a story of the times of Hannibal by G. A Henty( Book )

86 editions published between 1886 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel about the second Carthaginian War waged by Hannibal, Carthaginian general, against Rome
By England's aid, or, The freeing of the Netherlands (1585-1604) by G. A Henty( Book )

96 editions published between 1890 and 2015 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume gives the second phase of the war, when England, who had long unofficially assisted Holland, threw herself openly into the struggle, and by her aid mainly contributed to the successful issue of the war
By right of conquest : or with Cortez in Mexico by G. A Henty( Book )

79 editions published between 1890 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the British point of view
Bonnie Prince Charlie : a tale of Fontenoy and Culloden by G. A Henty( Book )

88 editions published between 1887 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of the son of a Scottish officer in French service
True to the old flag : a tale of the American war of independence by G. A Henty( Book )

100 editions published between 1884 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 511 WorldCat member 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
St. George for England : a tale of Cressy and Poitiers by G. A Henty( Book )

89 editions published between 1880 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy is witness to the heroics of Edward III during the time of the Hundred Years War
Beric the Briton : a story of the Roman invasion by G. A Henty( Book )

65 editions published between 1892 and 2015 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a young man, Beric, who lived during the time of the Roman invasion of Britain
One of the 28th, a tale of Waterloo by G. A Henty( Book )

95 editions published between 1889 and 2016 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hero of this story, Ralph Conway, has many varied and exciting adventures. He enters the British army, and after some rough service in Ireland takes part in the Waterloo campaign, from which he returns with the loss of an arm, but with a substantial fortune
Wulf the Saxon : a story of the Norman conquest by G. A Henty( Book )

66 editions published between 1894 and 2017 in English and German and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical fiction about the Norman conquest
In the heart of the Rockies : a story of adventure in Colorado by G. A Henty( Book )

55 editions published between 1894 and 2016 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1860, with both parents dead, sixteen-year-old Tom, anxious to find a way to care for his sisters, begins a two-year adventure of danger and exploration when he leaves his native England to join his Uncle Harry and seek his fortune in the Rocky Mountain wilderness of Colorado
The young buglers : a tale of the Peninsular War by G. A Henty( Book )

89 editions published between 1800 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Two brothers enlist and serve in Portugal under Wellington's command. The story revolves around the family's loss of its fortune to intrigue, while its setting is an in depth history lesson of Wellington's famous campaign"--From publisher's website
George Alfred Henty; the story of an active life by George Manville Fenn( Book )

2 editions published between 1907 and 1911 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detailing his early days, marriage, family life and career as a writer and war correspondent, this volume is a complete tribute to G.A. Henty's life and accomplishments
Bibliography of G.A. Henty & Hentyana by R. S Kennedy( Book )

2 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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With Lee in Virginia : a story of the American Civil War
Alternative Names
G. A. Henty Brits oorlogsverslaggever (1832-1902)

G. A. Henty novelista británico

G·A·亨提

George Alfred Henty écrivain britannique

George Alfred Henty scrittore britannico

Henty, G.

Henty G. A.

Henty, G. a. 1832-1902

Henty, G. A. (George Alfred), 1832-1902

Henty, George 1832-1902

Henty, George A.

Henty George Alfred

Henty, George, Alfred, 1832-1902

Hintī, Ǧūrǧ Alfrīd 1832-1902

جورج ألفريد هنتي، 1832-1902

هتي، ج.، 1832-1902

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Languages
English (1,767)

Danish (3)

German (2)

Spanish (2)

French (1)

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With Wolfe in Canada : or, The winning of a continentBy pike and dyke : a tale of the rise of the Dutch RepublicUnder Drake's flag : a tale of the Spanish mainFor the temple : a tale of the fall of JerusalemWith Clive in India, or, The beginnings of an empireThe dragon and the raven, or, The days of King AlfredThe young Carthaginian : a story of the times of HannibalBy England's aid, or, The freeing of the Netherlands (1585-1604)