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Old Humphrey 1787-1854

Overview
Works: 254 works in 871 publications in 2 languages and 4,291 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Poetry  Fiction  History  Biography  Sources  Sunday school literature  Manuscripts 
Roles: Author, Attributed name
Classifications: B659.C2, 189.4
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Sergeant Bell, and his raree-show by Old Humphrey( Book )

26 editions published between 1830 and 2012 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sergeant Bell, a veteran raree-showman of Taunton, addresses the readers as he shows a series of eight exhibitions depicting unusual sights including "The Falls of Niagara" and "An alligator hunt."
The Consolation of philosophy : Boethius, the consolation of philosophy ; Thomas à Kempis, the imitation of Christ ; Sir Thomas Browne, Religio medici by Boethius( Book )

6 editions published in 1808 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written while Boethius was in prison, in the period leading up to his brutal execution, this is a dialogue of alternating prose and verse between the ailing prisoner and his 'nurse' Philosophy, whose instruction on the nature of fortune and happiness, good and evil, fate and free will, restore his health and bring him to enlightenment. The clarity of the author's thought and his breadth of vision made this book hugely popular throughout medieval Europe and his ideas suffused the thought of Chaucer and Dante
The book of the Indians of North America : illustrating their manners, customs, and present state by Old Humphrey( Book )

19 editions published between 1845 and 2012 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history, manners and customs of the North American Indians by Old Humphrey( Book )

22 editions published between 1847 and 2012 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Indians of North America by Old Humphrey( Book )

17 editions published between 1840 and 1983 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old Humphrey's observations by Old Humphrey( Book )

19 editions published between 1839 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old Humphrey's country strolls by Old Humphrey( Book )

14 editions published between 1843 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The churchyard lyrist: consisting of five hundred original inscriptions to commemorate the dead, with a suitable selection of appropriate texts of Scripture by Old Humphrey( Book )

12 editions published between 1832 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoir of Old Humphrey : with gleanings from his portfolio, in prose and verse by Old Humphrey( Book )

12 editions published between 1855 and 1860 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loiterings among the lakes of Cumberland and Westmoreland by Old Humphrey( Book )

7 editions published between 1849 and 1859 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pleasant tales for young people by Old Humphrey( Book )

9 editions published between 1847 and 1898 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cheerful chapters : adapted to youth, and not unsuited to age by Old Humphrey( Book )

11 editions published between 1854 and 1866 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thoughts for the thoughtful by Old Humphrey( Book )

7 editions published between 1842 and 2010 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old Humphrey's lively lectures and cheerful chapters by Old Humphrey( Book )

4 editions published in 1870 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncle Humphrey uses common things such as a candle and tea kettle, to teach Edwin Christian principles
Chapters for children by Old Humphrey( Book )

6 editions published between 1853 and 1859 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Country tales for the young by Old Humphrey( Book )

8 editions published between 1850 and 1861 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old Humphrey's ripe fruit : for youthful gatherers by Old Humphrey( Book )

6 editions published between 1849 and 1868 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales in rhyme : for girls by Old Humphrey( Book )

6 editions published between 1851 and 1857 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lessons worth learning by Old Humphrey( Book )

7 editions published between 1852 and 1860 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Talks with Uncle Morris, or, The friend of my boyhood by Old Humphrey( Book )

4 editions published in 1890 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The book of the Indians of North America : illustrating their manners, customs, and present state
Alternative Names
Adam 1787-1854 Uncle

Adam, Uncle, 1787-1854

Aunt Newbury

Author of Country strolls 1787-1854

Author of Ephraim Holding's domestic addresses 1787-1854

Author of Grandparents 1787-1854

Author of Homely hints 1787-1854

Author of Isle of Wight 1787-1854

Author of Learning to act 1787-1854

Author of Learning to feel 1787-1854

Author of Learning to think 1787-1854

Author of My grandfather Gregory 1787-1854

Author of Old Humphrey's observations 1787-1854

Author of Old sea captain 1787-1854

Author of Paul Preston's voyages and travels in Europe 1787-1854

Author of Pithy papers 1787-1854

Author of Points and pickings of information about China 1787-1854

Author of The juvenile moralists 1787-1854

Author of The moral budgets of my Uncle and Aunt Newbury 1787-1854

Author of Thoughts for the thoughtful 1787-1854

Author of Twelve moral maxims of my Uncle Newbury 1787-1854

Author of Walks in London 1787-1854

Bruce, Carlton 1787-1854

Country strolls, Author of 1787-1854

Ephraim Holding's domestic addresses, Author of 1787-1854

George Mogridge British writer

Grandparents, Author of 1787-1854

Gray, Old Alan

Holding, Ephraim

Holding, Ephraim 1787-1854

Homely hints, Author of 1787-1854

Humphrey 1787-1854

Humphrey 1787-1854 Old

Humphrey Old

Humphrey Old 1787-1854

Isle of Wight, Author of 1787-1854

Juvenile moralists, Author of 1787-1854

Learning to act, Author of 1787-1854

Learning to feel, Author of 1787-1854

Learning to think, Author of 1787-1854

Mogridge, G. 1787-1854

Mogridge, G. (George), 1787-1854

Mogridge, George 1787-1854

Moral budgets of my Uncle and Aunt Newbury, Author of 1787-1854

My grandfather Gregory, Author of 1787-1854

Newbury Aunt

Newbury Uncle

O., O. O., 1787-1854

Old Alan Gray

Old Humphrey 1787-1854

Old Humphrey's observations, Author of 1787-1854

Old officer 1787-1854

Old sea captain, Author of 1787-1854

Parley, Peter

Parley, Peter 1787-1854

Paul Preston's voyages and travels in Europe, Author of 1787-1854

Pithy papers, Author of 1787-1854

Points and pickings of information about China, Author of 1787-1854

Preston, Paul 1787-1854

Thoughts for the thoughtful, Author of 1787-1854

Twelve moral maxims of my Uncle Newbury, Author of 1787-1854

Uncle Adam

Uncle Newbury

Viele Humphrey 1787-1854

Walks in London, Author of 1787-1854

Languages
English (236)

German (2)

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