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Thomson, Hugh 1860-1920

Overview
Works: 173 works in 722 publications in 4 languages and 11,119 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  History  Drama  Satire  Historical fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Love stories  Juvenile works 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Editor, Artist
Classifications: PR4034, 823.7
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Pride and prejudice by Jane Austen( Book )

25 editions published between 1894 and 2013 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In early nineteenth century England, a spirited young woman copes with the suit of a snobbish gentleman as well as the romantic entanglements of her four sisters
Emma by Jane Austen( Book )

28 editions published between 1896 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Emma Woodhouse, a clever, arrogant lady, learns to be humble after one of her mischievous schemes to interfere in people's affairs backfires
Cranford, and other tales by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Book )

29 editions published between 1891 and 1930 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the village of Cranford, decorum is maintained at all times. Despite their poverty, the ladies are never vulgar about money (or their lack of it), and always follow the rules of propriety. But this discretion and gentility does not keep away tragedy; and when the worst happens, the Amazons of Cranford show the true strength of their honest affections
Coaching days and coaching ways by W. Outram Tristam( Book )

21 editions published between 1888 and 1973 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work, which unlike most of the books on the subject written at the time has retained its popularity, covers in great detail the major coaching roads to Bath, Exeter, Portsmouth, Brighton, Dover, York and Holyhead. The author considered the roads and the coaching inns from the viewpoint of the traveller, and did not confine himself to any particular era. The result is a fascinating series of descriptions of the social life which passes between the province and London
Old English songs from various sources( Book )

10 editions published between 1894 and 1985 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mansfield park by Jane Austen( Book )

18 editions published between 1897 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Fannie Price, a principled heroine caught between two worlds: one "mercenary and ambitious," the other "entirely deficient (in) well-knowledge, generosity and humility." Raised since the age of nine at Mansfield Park, the grand home of her uncle Sir Thomas Bertram and his family. Fanny quietly becomes vital to the happiness of the household. But when she and her four cousins - Tom, Maria, Julia, and Edmund - reach the age of marriage. Fanny is forced to confront the artiface and insecurity of her upbringing as she wards off a serious rival
The ballad of Beau Brocade : and other poems of the XVIIIth century by Austin Dobson( Book )

16 editions published between 1892 and 1903 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Rosina : and other verses by Austin Dobson( Book )

16 editions published between 1845 and 1895 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Days with Sir Roger de Coverley by Joseph Addison( Book )

20 editions published between 1886 and 1912 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Purportedly "an English squire of Queen Anne's reign, Sir Roger exemplified the values of an old country gentleman, and was portrayed as lovable but somewhat ridiculous ('rather beloved than esteemed,' Spectator no. 2), making his Tory politics seem harmless but silly. He was said to be the grandson of the man who invented the English country dance."--Wikipedia.com
Our village by Mary Russell Mitford( Book )

10 editions published between 1893 and 1913 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sketches of rural life
Persuasion by Jane Austen( Book )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and French and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An increasingly spinsterish heiress, Anne is slighted by her spendthrift father and attendant social circle because of her past engagement to Frederick Wentwork, a young naval officer considerably below her in social class and prestige
The Vicar of Wakefield by Oliver Goldsmith( Book )

29 editions published between 1843 and 1998 in English and Spanish and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details the romantic intrigues in the family of a country vicar in eighteenth century England
Northanger abbey by Jane Austen( Book )

12 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Catherine Morland, a well-to-do clergyman's daughter
Highways and byways in Donegal and Antrim by Stephen Lucius Gwynn( Book )

6 editions published between 1899 and 2013 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The merry wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare( Book )

9 editions published between 1910 and 1995 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir John Falstaff, knowing that Mrs. Ford and Mrs. Page control the money in their respective households, decides to seduce them, but they learn of his scheme and resolve to make a fool of him. A comic series of disguises and misadventures follows
Highways and byways in the Border by Andrew Lang( Book )

12 editions published between 1913 and 1933 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sense and sensibility by Jane Austen( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of two sisters, polar opposites Elinor and Marianne Dashwood, whose hopes of marrying well are smashed when their family's estate is left to an arrogant stepson upon the death of their father. Thus pauperized the practical, almost prissy Elinor (the "Sense" of the duo) sets out to hide her deep affection for her brother-in-law pained at the fact that they cannot marry. But when younger Marianne indulging her almost hedonistic pursuit of passion, becomes infatuated with a dashing rogue, her clamorous spirit threatens to blind her in a more lasting and genuine love
Peg Woffington by Charles Reade( Book )

8 editions published in 1899 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Published in 1853, this was Reade's second novel. Based on the life of the Irish actress Margaret Woffington (1720-1760), it was adapted from his successful 1852 stage comedy, Masks and Faces
The famous cities of Ireland by Stephen Lucius Gwynn( Book )

2 editions published in 1915 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scarlet letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )

11 editions published between 1850 and 1987 in English and German and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 18th century Boston, a Puritan girl is condemned to wear the letter "A" for bearing an illegitimate daughter
 
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Alternative Names
Hugh Thomson

Thompson, Hugh.

Thomson, Hugh

Thomson, Hugh 1860-1920

Languages
English (321)

German (7)

Spanish (3)

French (2)

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EmmaMansfield parkPersuasionThe Vicar of WakefieldNorthanger abbeyThe merry wives of Windsor