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Besant, Walter 1836-1901

Overview
Works: 1,003 works in 4,158 publications in 3 languages and 24,522 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Domestic fiction  Maps  Pictorial works  Guidebooks  Juvenile works  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Owner, Composer, Correspondent, Honoree
Classifications: PR4104, 914.21
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All sorts and conditions of men by Walter Besant( Book )

121 editions published between 1862 and 2012 in English and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Determined to use her inherited wealth benevolently, Angela Messenger, an idealistic Cambridge graduate, changes her name and takes lodgings in a Stepney boarding-house, seeking to understand the East End and its people. The young and aristocratic Harry Le Breton also haunts the area, discovering his origins and a new sense of kinship. Simultaneously a 'condition of England' novel, New Woman fiction, romance, comedy, satire, and crime story, All Sorts and Conditions of Men has strong roots in the politics of nineteenth-century reform."
London by Walter Besant( Book )

56 editions published between 1892 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume includes every named street in London, plus alleys, lanes and walkways. It contains an enlarged map of central London with one-way streets and restr
Westminster by Walter Besant( Book )

53 editions published between 1895 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1895 volume offers the English historian's retrospective of Westminster
Captain Cook by Walter Besant( Book )

45 editions published between 1890 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

East London by Walter Besant( Book )

37 editions published between 1899 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1901 volume offers the English historian's account of East London history
London in the eighteenth century by Walter Besant( Book )

24 editions published between 1901 and 2012 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1902 volume offers the English historian's retrospective on eighteenth-century London
The art of fiction : and other essays by Henry James( Book )

46 editions published between 1884 and 2013 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Besant walks the reader through the practical and philosophical aspects of creative writing
Jerusalem, the city of Herod and Salȧdin by Walter Besant( Book )

39 editions published between 1871 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifty years ago by Walter Besant( Book )

30 editions published between 1888 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gaspard de Coligny (Marquis de Chatillon) Admiral of France ; colonel of French infantry ; governor of Picardy, Ile de France, Paris and Havre by Walter Besant( Book )

56 editions published between 1879 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

London in the time of the Stuarts by Walter Besant( Book )

17 editions published between 1903 and 2010 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1903 volume offers the English historian's account of London during the Stuart period
London in the nineteenth century by Walter Besant( Book )

18 editions published between 1909 and 2010 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

South London by Walter Besant( Book )

29 editions published between 1898 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1898 volume offers the English historian's retrospective of London south of the Thames
London in the time of the Tudors by Walter Besant( Book )

12 editions published between 1904 and 2013 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book lends a wonderful view into the city of London during the reign of the Tudors, including the social, political and religious climate and customs that prevailed in the city during the different eras
Medieval London by Walter Besant( Book )

17 editions published between 1906 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world went very well then by Walter Besant( Book )

50 editions published between 1886 and 2012 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The eulogy of Richard Jefferies by Walter Besant( Book )

22 editions published between 1888 and 2013 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfred the Great; containing chapters on his life and times by Alfred Bowker( Book )

6 editions published between 1899 and 2006 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Armorel of Lyonesse; a romance of to-day by Walter Besant( Book )

50 editions published between 1890 and 2013 in English and German and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Get carried away by this enchanting romance set on the remote Isles of Scilly. The beautiful young girl Armorel has lived a sheltered life -- until the day that she saves two men lost at sea in a daring rescue. One of the boat's occupants, artist Roland Lee, is enraptured by Armorel's beauty and sensitivity, but ultimately determines that the girl is too young to be the object of his affection. Will the two star-crossed lovers ever find a way to be together?
Blind love by Wilkie Collins( Book )

21 editions published between 1890 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of romance and high adventure, ranging from rural Ireland to the streets of London to a village in Belgium, this is the story of a secret society of Irish rebels and their sinister plots that lead to revenge and murder, and of the "blind love" of Iris Henley for the notorious Lord Harry Norland
 
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Alternative Names
B. W.

B, W. 1836-1901

B, W. 1836-1901 Sir

B., W., Sir, 1836-1901

B., W. (Walter Besant), 1836-1901

B., W. (Walter Besant), Sir, 1836-1901

Besant, Walt. 1836-1901

Besant, Walter

Besant, Walter Sir

Bezant, Val'ter.

Maurice, Walter.

Maurice, Walter 1836-1901

Maurice, Walter 1836-1901 Sir

Maurice, Walter, Sir, 1836-1901

W. B 1836-1901

W. B 1836-1901 Sir

W. B., Sir, 1836-1901

W. B. (Walter Besant), 1836-1901

W. B (Walter Besant), Sir, 1836-1901

Walter Besant britischer Schriftsteller

Walter Besant britisk historikar og skribent

Walter Besant britisk historiker og skribent

Walter Besant Brits schrijver

Walter Besant brittisk historiker och författare

Walter Besant écrivain britannique

Walter Besant English novelist and historian

Languages
English (805)

French (9)

German (6)

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East LondonLondon in the time of the TudorsBlind love