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

Overview
Works: 932 works in 8,376 publications in 7 languages and 62,586 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Action and adventure fiction  Adventure stories  Historical fiction  War stories  Biographical fiction  Sea stories  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Honoree
Classifications: PZ7.H4, 823.8
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Most widely held works about G. A Henty
 
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With Lee in Virginia : a story of the American Civil War by G. A Henty( Book )

162 editions published between 1889 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,627 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 )

176 editions published between 1800 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A historical novel following young soldier James Walsham in the struggle between the English and French over Canada
The cat of Bubastes : a tale of ancient Egypt by G. A Henty( Book )

141 editions published between 1800 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 1,265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1450 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
In freedom's cause : a story of Wallace and Bruce by G. A Henty( Book )

130 editions published between 1800 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,225 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
Wulf the Saxon : a story of the Norman conquest by G. A Henty( )

79 editions published between 1894 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 1,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical fiction about the Norman conquest
Under Drake's flag : a tale of the Spanish main by G. A Henty( Book )

132 editions published between 1800 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Ned Hearne shares in Francis Drake's adventures on the Spanish Main when he accompanies the daring English navigator on his sea voyages and witnesses naval battles between the English fleet and the Spanish Armada
Beric the Briton : a story of the Roman invasion by G. A Henty( )

80 editions published between 1890 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a young man, Beric, who lived during the time of the Roman invasion of Britain
With Clive in India, or, The beginnings of an empire by G. A Henty( Book )

129 editions published between 1880 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 940 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
True to the old flag : a tale of the American war of independence by G. A Henty( Book )

119 editions published between 1800 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 925 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
By pike and dyke : a tale of the rise of the Dutch Republic by G. A Henty( Book )

116 editions published between 1880 and 2019 in English and held by 909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Dutch fight for freedom from Spain is seen through the eyes of a young hero
Bonnie Prince Charlie : a tale of Fontenoy and Culloden by G. A Henty( Book )

91 editions published between 1800 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of the son of a Scottish officer in French service
For the temple : a tale of the fall of Jerusalem by G. A Henty( Book )

91 editions published between 1880 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For the Temple descends into the turmoil that ended in the destruction of Jerusalem by Titus in A.D. 70. John, a 15-year-old Galilean, fears that the Jewish revolt against Rome could bring disaster on his people - and the Temple."--Back cover
By right of conquest : or with Cortez in Mexico by G. A Henty( Book )

86 editions published between 1890 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The conquest of the Aztec Empire by Hernando Cortez and a mere handful of Spaniards is one of the greatest romances of history. A writer of fiction would scarcely have dared to invent so improbable a story, but it is true. Fortunately, Cortez was able to ally himself with many peoples conquered by the Aztecs who were all too happy to assist in their downfall. Roger Hawkshaw, a shipwrecked Englishman, presenting himself as a long-lost Spaniard, assists Cortez in his many adventures."-- Publisher description
One of the 28th : a tale of Waterloo by G. A Henty( )

97 editions published between 1889 and 2016 in English and held by 822 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
The young buglers : a tale of the Peninsular War by G. A Henty( )

92 editions published between 1800 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 800 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
By England's aid, or, The freeing of the Netherlands (1585-1604) by G. A Henty( Book )

97 editions published between 1890 and 2015 in English and held by 795 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
The dragon and the raven, or, The days of King Alfred by G. A Henty( Book )

96 editions published between 1800 and 2018 in English and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the exploits of a young nobleman as he takes part in the battles of King Alfred
In the reign of terror : the adventures of a Westminster boy by G. A Henty( Book )

103 editions published between 1800 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 782 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 young Carthaginian : a story of the times of Hannibal by G. A Henty( Book )

99 editions published between 1886 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel about the second Carthaginian War waged by Hannibal, Carthaginian general, against Rome
St. George for England : a tale of Cressy and Poitiers by G. A Henty( Book )

102 editions published between 1800 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy is witness to the heroics of Edward III during the time of the Hundred Years War
 
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With Lee in Virginia : a story of the American Civil War
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With Wolfe in Canada : or, The winning of a continentThe cat of Bubastes : a tale of ancient EgyptIn freedom's cause : a story of Wallace and BruceWulf the Saxon : a story of the Norman conquestUnder Drake's flag : a tale of the Spanish mainBeric the Briton : a story of the Roman invasionWith Clive in India, or, The beginnings of an empireTrue to the old flag : a tale of the American war of independence
Alternative Names
G.A. Henty

G. A. Henty Brits oorlogsverslaggever (1832-1902)

G. A. Henty novelista británico

G. A. 헨티 1832-1902

G·A·亨提

George Alfred Henty écrivain britannique

George Alfred Henty novel·lista britànic

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

Генти К.А.

הנטי, ג'ורג' אלפרד, 1832-1902

جورج ألفريد هنتي، 1832-1902

هتي، ج.، 1832-1902

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헨티, G. A. 1832-1902

헨티, 조지 알프레드 1832-1902

Languages
English (2,324)

German (3)

Danish (3)

French (2)

Spanish (2)

Arabic (1)

Thai (1)