WorldCat Identities

Ashton, John 1834-1911

Overview
Works: 117 works in 939 publications in 1 language and 14,744 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Caricatures and cartoons  Folklore  Humor  Biography  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Translator
Classifications: DA533, 398.50942
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Most widely held works about John Ashton
 
Most widely held works by John Ashton
Chap-books of the eighteenth century by John Ashton( Book )

56 editions published between 1882 and 1992 in English and held by 1,390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social life in the reign of Queen Anne by John Ashton( Book )

78 editions published between 1882 and 2010 in English and held by 1,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carefully selected passages show how people lived and died in the early 18th century
Humour, wit, & satire of the seventeenth century by John Ashton( Book )

50 editions published between 1883 and 2016 in English and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a lovely illustrated history of humor in the 17th century. It contains excerpts and examples of poems, songs and stories such as "The Unconscionable Batchelors of Darby" and "A Fine Way to Cure a Cot Queen."
Modern street ballads by John Ashton( Book )

39 editions published between 1888 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a collection of ballads for those who "prefer to have their music served up to them 'piping hot, ' with the accompaniment of warmth, light, beer, and tobacco."
The dawn of the XIXth century in England; a social sketch of the times by John Ashton( Book )

39 editions published between 1886 and 2013 in English and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social England under the Regency by John Ashton( Book )

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

This volume provides a broad history of the Regency period and includes chapters on the King's illness, the Prince Regent's secret marriage, the economic and political changes during the period and the influx of popular music, dance, literature and art
The history of gambling in England by John Ashton( Book )

30 editions published between 1898 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English caricature and satire on Napoleon I by John Ashton( Book )

23 editions published between 1888 and 1968 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old times; a picture of social life at the end of the eighteenth century by John Ashton( Book )

17 editions published between 1885 and 2013 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A righte merrie Christmasse!!! The story of Christ-tide by John Ashton( Book )

17 editions published between 1894 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History, legends, folklore, customs, and carols--"an epitome of Old Christ-tide" to preserve the memory of Christmas
Romances of chivalry by John Ashton( Book )

41 editions published between 1887 and 2006 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melusine -- Sir Isumbras -- Sir Degoré -- Sir Bevis of Hampton -- Sir Tryamoure -- The squyr of lowe degre -- The knight of the swanne -- Valentine and Orson -- Sir Eglamoure of Artoys -- Guy of Warwick -- Robert the Devyil -- Howleglas
When William IV was king by John Ashton( Book )

18 editions published between 1896 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A century of ballads by John Ashton( Book )

11 editions published between 1887 and 1968 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The devil in Britain and America by John Ashton( Book )

27 editions published between 1896 and 2016 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Fleet: its river, prison, and marriages by John Ashton( Book )

23 editions published between 1888 and 2010 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Real sailor songs by John Ashton( Book )

24 editions published between 1891 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gossip in the first decade of Victoria's reign by John Ashton( Book )

20 editions published between 1903 and 2014 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventvres and discovrses of Captain Iohn Smith, sometime president of Virginia, and admiral of New England by John Ashton( Book )

14 editions published between 1883 and 1969 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Curious creatures in zoology; with 130 illus. throughout the text by John Ashton( Book )

19 editions published between 1890 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Old Bailey and Newgate by John Ashton( Book )

23 editions published between 1902 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Ashton, John

Ashton, John b. 1834

Gordon, Charles 1834-1911?

J. A

J. A. [a]

John Ashton English writer

Джон Эштон

애쉬톤, 존

アシュトン, ジョン

Languages
English (595)

Covers
A righte merrie Christmasse!!! The story of Christ-tideThe devil in Britain and America