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Dilke, Charles Wentworth 1789-1864

Overview
Works: 61 works in 115 publications in 1 language and 2,000 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence  Biography  History  Periodicals  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Personal correspondence  Business correspondence  Biographies  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree
Classifications: PR4798, B
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Most widely held works by Charles Wentworth Dilke
The letters of Thomas Hood by Thomas Hood( Book )

5 editions published between 1945 and 1972 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The papers of a critic, selected from the writings of the late Charles Wentworth Dilke by Charles Wentworth Dilke( Book )

6 editions published in 1875 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old English plays; being a selection from the early dramatic writers by Charles Wentworth Dilke( Book )

9 editions published between 1814 and 1816 in English and Undetermined and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old plays : being a continuation of Dodsley's collection, with notes critical and explanatory by Charles Wentworth Dilke( Book )

5 editions published in 1816 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Athenaeum( )

in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Athenaeum ; a journal of literature, science, the fine arts, music, and the drama( )

in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Royal Literary Fund : the answer to the committee's summary of "facts" by Charles Wentworth Dilke( Book )

4 editions published in 1858 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exhibition of the works of industry of all nations, 1851. Catalogue of a collection of works on or having reference to the exhibition of 1851, in the possession of C. Wentworth Dilke by Charles Wentworth Dilke( Book )

4 editions published between 1855 and 1995 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The case of the reformers in the Literary Fund by Charles Wentworth Dilke( Book )

3 editions published in 1858 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman never vexed by William Rowley( Book )

1 edition published in 1874 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Imperial defence by Charles Wentworth Dilke( Book )

2 editions published between 1892 and 1897 in Undetermined and English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The liberal Radical MP Sir Charles Wentworth Dilke (1843-1911) campaigned for (among many other causes) votes for women and labourers, legalisation of trade unions, and universal education. His republican sentiments damaged his political reputation, and earned him the hostility of Queen Victoria. However, despite his views on the monarchy he was an imperialist, and his early work, Greater Britain (1868; also available in this series), was widely read. In the 1890s he became known as a parliamentary expert on military, colonial and foreign affairs. This 1892 work, co-written with Spenser Wilkinson (1853-1937), a journalist and military historian, together with Dilke's earlier work, Problems of Greater Britain, led to the founding of a parliamentary committee on imperial defence. The book argues that, while hoping to avert war by diplomacy, the Government has a duty to maintain a naval and military force to protect the interests of its citizens
New York Industrial Exhibition : special report of Mr. Dilke : presented to the House of Commons by command of Her Majesty, in pursuance of their address of February 5, 1854 by Charles Wentworth Dilke( Book )

4 editions published in 1854 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old plays : being a continuation of Dodsley's collection ; with notes, critical and explanatory in six volumes by Charles Wentworth Dilke( Book )

2 editions published in 1816 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters, from the Dilke papers in the British Museum by Thomas Hood( Book )

2 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greater Britain: a record of travel in English-speaking countries during 1866 and 1867 by Charles Wentworth Dilke( Book )

1 edition published in 1872 in Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Wentworth Dilke by William Garrett( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old plays by Charles Wentworth Dilke( Book )

4 editions published in 1816 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old English plays : being a selection from the early dramatic writers( Book )

1 edition published in 1814 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old English plays : being a selection from the early dramatic writers( Book )

1 edition published in 1814 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Charles Wentworth Dilke correspondence] by Charles Wentworth Dilke( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Electronic Enlightenment Scholarly Edition of Correspondence is an online, fully cross-searchable collection of correspondence from the 17th to 20th century. It combines never previously published materials with best scholarly editions, and is updated annually. Also included are extensive scholarly annotations and the Electronic Enlightenment Biographical Dictionary. The contributors and addressees include authors, philosophers, craftsmen … The topics covered include education, religion, politics, art, science, the slave trade, gender issues …. Most of the correspondents are from France, Germany, Italy, the British Isles and North America, but there are also contributions from Spain, Portugal, Russia, …
 
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Alternative Names
Charles Wentworth Dilke (1789-1864)

Dilke, C. W. 1789-1864

Dilke, C. W. (Charles Wentworth), 1789-1864

Дильк, Чарльз-Вентворт

Languages
English (82)