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Hales, John W. (John Wesley) 1836-1914

Overview
Works: 146 works in 521 publications in 2 languages and 4,309 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  Folklore  History  Study guides  Miscellanea  Manuscripts 
Roles: Editor, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: PR2358, 821.3
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Most widely held works by John W Hales
Areopagitica by John Milton ( Book )
56 editions published between 1874 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Areopagitica: A speech of Mr John Milton for the liberty of unlicensed printing to the Parliament of England is a prose tract or polemic by John Milton, published November 23, 1644, at the height of the English Civil War. Milton's Areopagitica is titled after a speech written by the Athenian orator Isocrates in the 5th century BC. (The Areopagus is a hill in Athens, the site of real and mythical tribunals. Isocrates hoped to restore the Council of the Areopagus.) Like Isocrates, Milton had no intention of delivering his speech orally. Instead it was distributed via pamphlet, defying the same p
The faerie queene notes ... by Edmund Spenser ( Book )
24 editions published between 1897 and 1974 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Including introduction and life of Spenser, historical and literary background, language and prosody, plan of the poem: allegory, synopsis, summaries and commentaries, list of characters, review questions and essay topics, selected bibliography"--Subtitle
The works of Edmund Spencer : a variorum edition by Edmund Spenser ( Book )
37 editions published between 1869 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
V.1-6: The fairie queen.--v.7: The minor poems (Shepheardes calendar. Daphnaida. Colin Cloute come home again. Astrophel. Doleful lay of Clorinda. Fowre hymnes. Poems in a theatre for worldlings. Complaints. Amoretti and Epithalamion. Prothalamion. Commendatory sonnets. Fragments. Lost works.--v.8: The life of Edmund Spenser.--v. 9: Prose works
Longer English poems, with notes, philological and explanatory, and an introduction on the teaching of English. Chiefly for use in schools by John W Hales ( Book )
54 editions published between 1872 and 1929 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Folia litteraria; essays and notes on English literature by John W Hales ( Book )
15 editions published between 1893 and 1972 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ballads and romances ( Book )
12 editions published between 1868 and 1968 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bishop Percy's folio manuscript. Ballads and romances by Thomas Percy ( Book )
22 editions published between 1867 and 1992 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Complete works of Edmund Spenser by Edmund Spenser ( Book )
21 editions published between 1869 and 1897 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Notes and essays on Shakespeare by John W Hales ( Book )
9 editions published between 1884 and 1973 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Percy folio of old English ballads and romances by Thomas Percy ( Book )
4 editions published in 1905 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Johnson's Lives of the poets; a selection by Samuel Johnson ( Book )
4 editions published between 1890 and 1913 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stories from the Faerie queene by Edmund Spenser ( Book )
12 editions published between 1897 and 1931 in English and Undetermined and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essays and notes on Shakespeare by John W Hales ( Book )
9 editions published in 1892 in English and Undetermined and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Loose and humorous songs, from Bishop Percy's folio manuscript by Thomas Percy ( Book )
3 editions published in 1867 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The book of King Arthur and his noble knights; stories from Sir Thomas Malory's Morte d'Arthur by Thomas Malory ( Book )
6 editions published between 1900 and 1905 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The age of Chaucer (1346-1400) by F. J Snell ( Book )
6 editions published between 1901 and 1926 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The most brilliant period of the Middle Ages, the age of Chaucer was a time of social and political advances, noble daring, as well as independence and freedom. This engrossing volume examines the literature of the era as well as studies Geoffrey Chaucer and his works creating an evocative portrait of a notable epoch in the history of English literature
... Milton : Areopagitica by John Milton ( Book )
9 editions published between 1874 and 1954 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Biography of Edmund Spenser by John W Hales ( )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Complete works. by Edmund Spenser ( Book )
7 editions published between 1869 and 1890 in English and Undetermined and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Folio manuscript. Ballads and romances by Thomas Percy ( Book )
in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Halen, J. W. 1836-1914
Halen, John Wesley 1836-1914
Hales, J. W.
Hales, J. W. 1836-1914
Hales, John W.
Hales, John Wesley, 1836-1914
Hales, Professor
Wesley Hales, John 1836-1914
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