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

Overview
Works: 687 works in 6,121 publications in 7 languages and 47,951 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Adventure stories  War stories  Biographical fiction  Sea stories  Historical fiction  Bibliography  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Honoree, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PZ7.H4,
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With Lee in Virginia : a story of the American Civil War by G. A Henty( Book )

128 editions published between 1889 and 2015 in English and held by 1,015 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 )

118 editions published between 1800 and 2012 in English and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A historical novel following young soldier James Walsham in the struggle between the English and French over Canada
In freedom's cause : a story of Wallace & Bruce by G. A Henty( Book )

103 editions published between 1884 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 772 WorldCat member 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
The cat of Bubastes : a tale of ancient Egypt by G. A Henty( Book )

106 editions published between 1888 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chebron and his sister flee Egypt after the sacred cat of Bubastes is accidently killed
Under Drake's flag : a tale of the Spanish main by G. A Henty( Book )

100 editions published between 1882 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Ned Hearne shares in Francis Drake's adventures on the Spanish Main
By pike and dyke : a tale of the rise of the Dutch Republic by G. A Henty( Book )

99 editions published between 1880 and 2015 in English and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Dutch fight for freedom from Spain is seen through the eyes of a young hero
For the temple : a tale of the fall of Jerusalem by G. A Henty( Book )

73 editions published between 1880 and 2012 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the total destruction of Jerusalem and how only a few fought back against Rome
The young Carthaginian : a story of the times of Hannibal by G. A Henty( Book )

85 editions published between 1886 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel about the second Carthaginian War waged by Hannibal, Carthaginian general, against Rome
The dragon and the raven, or, The days of King Alfred by G. A Henty( Book )

76 editions published between 1800 and 2015 in English and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the exploits of a young nobleman as he takes part in the battles of King Alfred
With Clive in India, or, The beginnings of an empire by G. A Henty( Book )

111 editions published between 1884 and 2015 in English and held by 587 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 lion of St. Mark : a story of Venice in the fourteenth century by G. A Henty( Book )

108 editions published between 1880 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 545 WorldCat member 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
By right of conquest : or with Cortez in Mexico by G. A Henty( Book )

71 editions published between 1890 and 2013 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early 1500's Roger Hawkshaw journeys to the Spanish controlled Caribbean territory with his father Reuben, an English sea captain. Young hawkshaw becomes stranded in a strange land. In God's good providence Roger is befriended by natives and eventually meets the courageous explorer Hernando Cortez
Bonnie Prince Charlie : a tale of Fontenoy and Culloden by G. A Henty( Book )

78 editions published between 1887 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of the son of a Scottish officer in French service
St. George for England : a tale of Cressy and Poitiers by G. A Henty( Book )

92 editions published between 1880 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy is witness to the heroics of Edward III during the time of the Hundred Years War
By England's aid, or, The freeing of the Netherlands (1585-1604) by G. A Henty( Book )

82 editions published between 1890 and 2015 in English and held by 501 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
True to the old flag : a tale of the American war of independence by G. A Henty( Book )

86 editions published between 1884 and 2015 in English and French and held by 497 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
Beric the Briton : a story of the Roman invasion by G. A Henty( Book )

58 editions published between 1892 and 2015 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a young man, Beric, who lived during the time of the Roman invasion of Britain
Maori and settler: a story of the New Zealand war by G. A Henty( Book )

71 editions published between 1890 and 2014 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Renshaws lose their property and emigrate to New Zealand. Against the odds, they succeed in establishing themselves happily in New Zealand
One of the 28th, a tale of Waterloo by G. A Henty( Book )

89 editions published between 1889 and 2012 in English and held by 426 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 )

51 editions published between 1894 and 2015 in English and German and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical fiction about the Norman conquest
 
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Beric the Briton : a story of the Roman invasion
Alternative Names
G. A. Henty Brits oorlogsverslaggever (1832-1902)

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 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 (1,824)

Danish (10)

German (2)

French (2)

Spanish (2)

Arabic (1)

Russian (1)

Covers
With Wolfe in Canada : or, The winning of a continentIn freedom's cause : a story of Wallace & BruceThe cat of Bubastes : a tale of ancient EgyptUnder Drake's flag : a tale of the Spanish mainBy pike and dyke : a tale of the rise of the Dutch RepublicFor the temple : a tale of the fall of JerusalemThe young Carthaginian : a story of the times of HannibalThe dragon and the raven, or, The days of King Alfred