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

Overview
Works: 738 works in 6,046 publications in 2 languages and 41,886 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Adventure stories  War stories  Biographical fiction  Sea stories  Bibliography  Historical fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Editor, Author of introduction, Compiler, Creator, Honoree
Classifications: PZ7.H4, 823.8
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With Lee in Virginia : a story of the American Civil War by G. A Henty ( Book )
117 editions published between 1889 and 2012 in English and held by 1,092 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 )
146 editions published between 1800 and 2012 in English and held by 1,029 WorldCat member 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 freedom's cause : a story of Wallace & Bruce by G. A Henty ( Book )
100 editions published between 1884 and 2013 in English and held by 959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At the turn of the fourteenth century in Scotland, William Wallace and Robert the Bruce struggle for Scottish independence from English rule
The cat of Bubastes : a tale of ancient Egypt by G. A Henty ( Book )
101 editions published between 1888 and 2013 in English and French and held by 893 WorldCat member 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
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 Undetermined and held by 767 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 )
96 editions published between 1882 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 724 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 )
75 editions published between 1880 and 2012 in English and held by 711 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 )
115 editions published between 1884 and 2012 in English and held by 711 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
In the reign of terror : the adventures of a Westminster boy by G. A Henty ( Book )
99 editions published between 1800 and 2012 in English and held by 710 WorldCat member 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
The dragon and the raven, or, The days of King Alfred by G. A Henty ( Book )
84 editions published between 1800 and 2013 in English and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the exploits of a young nobleman as he takes part in the battles of King Alfred
By right of conquest : or with Cortez in Mexico by G. A Henty ( Book )
72 editions published between 1890 and 2013 in English and held by 646 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
The young Carthaginian : a story of the times of Hannibal by G. A Henty ( Book )
72 editions published between 1886 and 2010 in English and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A novel about the second Carthaginian War waged by Hannibal, Carthaginian general, against Rome
Bonnie Prince Charlie : a tale of Fontenoy and Culloden by G. A Henty ( Book )
69 editions published between 1887 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 623 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 )
79 editions published between 1880 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 591 WorldCat member 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
True to the old flag : a tale of the American war of independence by G. A Henty ( Book )
86 editions published between 1884 and 2012 in English and French and held by 578 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 )
45 editions published between 1892 and 2012 in English and held by 554 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 )
91 editions published between 1889 and 2012 in English and held by 543 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
Maori and settler: a story of the New Zealand war by G. A Henty ( Book )
64 editions published between 1890 and 2010 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lion of St. Mark : a story of Venice in the fourteenth century by G. A Henty ( Book )
74 editions published between 1880 and 2010 in English and held by 520 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
The lion of the north : a tale of the times of Gustavus Adolphus by G. A Henty ( Book )
86 editions published between 1885 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 511 WorldCat member 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."
 
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Alternative Names
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
Languages
English (1,868)
French (2)
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