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Carey & Lea

Overview
Works: 234 works in 341 publications in 1 language and 2,916 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Fiction  Maps  World atlases  Juvenile works  Portraits  Sea stories  Naval history  Anecdotes 
Roles: Publisher, Editor
Classifications: E312, 973.41
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Most widely held works by Carey & Lea
An atlas of antient geography by Samuel Butler( )

12 editions published between 1831 and 1843 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of Louisiana : particularly of the cession of that colony to the United States of America ; with an introductory essay on the Constitution and government of the United States by François Barbé-Marbois( Book )

1 edition published in 1830 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiography of Sir Walter Scott. Bart by Walter Scott( Book )

1 edition published in 1831 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Swallow barn, or, A sojourn in the Old Dominion by John Pendleton Kennedy( Book )

2 editions published in 1832 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of chivalry by G. P. R James( Book )

2 editions published in 1831 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Today, the term "chivalry" has come to refer to small acts of kindness typically performed by a man toward a woman, such as opening a car door or offering up one's coat on a chilly evening. But in the medieval period, chivalry was a complex code of behavior that governed virtually every aspect of life. In this comprehensive volume, historical writer G. P. R. James provides a detailed account of the development and practice of chivalry
The Siamese twins. : A satirical tale of the times. : With other poems. by Edward Bulwer Lytton Lytton( Book )

3 editions published in 1831 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The water-witch, or, The skimmer of the seas : a tale by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

2 editions published between 1831 and 1849 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Smuggling in the New York/New Jersey area around 1711. Tom Tiller's ship, the "Water-Witch," has an almost miraculous ability to avoid capture, thanks -- as we learn -- to the cryptic advice dispensed (in literary quotations on enamel tablets) by the wicked looking figurehead at its prow for which the ship is named
Life and times of His late Majesty George the Fourth: : with anecdotes of distinguished persons of the last fifty years. by George Croly( Book )

2 editions published in 1831 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fragments of voyages and travels : including anecdotes of a naval life : chiefly for the use of young persons by Basil Hall( Book )

2 editions published in 1831 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventures around the world by a captain in the Royal Navy, "including his experiences with the allied forces at the Battle of Coruna in 1809, and his cruise to Ireland and Madeira in the Endymion. Visits to the Cape of Good Hope, the Comoro Islands, Ceylon, Borneo, etc. are described in detail, and much information about the South Seas and the Monsoons of the tropics is presented. The tird series gives important facts about the British East India Company and the Indian fleet."--Hill, p. 439
Two years and a half in the navy ; or, Journal of a cruise in the Mediterranean and Levant, on board of the U.S. frigate Constellation, in the years 1829, 1830, and 1833 by E. C Wines( Book )

1 edition published in 1832 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The doom of Devergoil, a melo-drama. ; Auchindrane; or, The Ayrshire tragedy. by Walter Scott( Book )

2 editions published in 1830 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observations on Italy by John Bell( Book )

1 edition published in 1826 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Bell's book, Observations on Italy, was edited by his wife and published five years after his death. The book at once become of popular guide to Italy's art treasures. Today it still imparts information not only about monuments and statuary but about life and customs in Italy during the early nineteenth century."--About the author [Preface]
The Mussulman. by Richard Robert Madden( Book )

2 editions published in 1830 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

United States of America by Henry Charles Carey( )

3 editions published between 1822 and 1827 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compendious system of midwifery : chiefly designed to facilitate the inquiries of those who may be pursuing this branch of study : illustrated by occasional cases : with many engravings by William P Dewees( )

3 editions published between 1830 and 1832 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manual of general, descriptive, and pathological anatomy by J. F Meckel( Book )

3 editions published in 1831 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anatomie (19. Jh.)
Peru by Henry Charles Carey( )

4 editions published between 1822 and 1827 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of the life and character of the Rev. Matthias Bruen, late Pastor of the Presbyterian Church, in Bleecker-Street, New-York by Mary Grey Lundie Duncan( Book )

1 edition published in 1831 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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English (66)