WorldCat Identities

Houghton, Henry Oscar 1823-1895

Overview
Works: 100 works in 124 publications in 1 language and 680 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Short stories  Fantasy fiction  Fairy tales  Ghost stories  Horror tales  Travel writing  Biography 
Roles: Printer, Stereotyper, Author, Publisher, Other
Classifications: PS2066, FIC
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Most widely held works about Henry Oscar Houghton
 
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Most widely held works by Henry Oscar Houghton
Address on early printing in America delivered before the Vermont historical society, at Montpelier, October 25, 1894 by Henry Oscar Houghton( Book )

4 editions published in 1894 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Constitutional law and unconstitutional divinity. Letters to Rev. Henry M. Dexter, and to Rev. Leonard Bacon, D.D by Joel Parker( Book )

1 edition published in 1863 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intellectual arithmetic : upon the inductive method of instruction by Warren Colburn( Book )

1 edition published in 1863 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The temperance tales : with a prefatory sketch of their origin and history by Lucius M Sargent( Book )

2 editions published in 1863 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The two ways by Catherine D Bell( Book )

in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter in Samaria by Daniel C Eddy( Book )

3 editions published in 1864 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter in Egypt by Daniel C Eddy( Book )

4 editions published in 1863 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zelma by Josephine Franklin( Book )

2 editions published in 1863 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nelly and her boat by Josephine Franklin( Book )

2 editions published in 1864 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems by William Allingham( Book )

1 edition published in 1861 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Home songs for little darlings( Book )

2 editions published between 1863 and 1865 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rollo in Switzerland by Jacob Abbott( Book )

1 edition published in 1863 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fables of Aesop and others by Aesop( Book )

3 editions published in 1863 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American and English literary and historical papers collected by Atcheson L. Hench( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Single items of interest include a brief note from Sir James Paget; a letter from Coventry Patmore declining an invitation; a long letter from Andrew Henry Patterson to William Lloyd Garrison discussing in great detail his views on the Negro race" in the South; George C. Peery to M.E. Gilfond enclosing a letter to Sol Bloom (not present); Bishop Thomas Percy to the Rev. John Blakeway expressing hope that Napoleon will not invade his part of Ireland; Wendell Phillips returns the Macaulay item to Edwin P. Whipple; John Pickering sends James Savage a proplsed preface to Eliot's Grammar; James Madison Porter thanks George Pearson for an honorary literary society membership
The sketch book of Geoffrey Crayon, gent. by Washington Irving( Book )

1 edition published in 1864 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of miscellaneous sketches, short stories, and essays, many of them humorous; includes such favorites as Rip Van Winkle, The Spectre bridegroom, and The legend of Sleepy Hollow
A literal reprint of the Bay Psalm book being the earliest New England version of the Psalms and the first book printed in America by Richard Mather( Book )

1 edition published in 1862 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The water-babies by Charles Kingsley( Book )

1 edition published in 1878 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Tom, a sooty little chimney sweep with a great longing to be clean, who is stolen by fairies and turned into a water baby
Houghton Mifflin Company correspondence and records by Houghton Mifflin Company( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Records of Houghton Mifflin and its predecessors, containing papers relating to both the printing and publishing branches of the business. Includes a voluminous file of incoming letters, chiefly post-1870, from authors published by the firm; some correspondence with other publishers; a few compositions; and a small file of editorial correspondence of The Atlantic Monthly
Bitter-sweet; a poem by J. G Holland( Book )

1 edition published in 1864 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.66 (from 0.31 for The sketch ... to 1.00 for Atlantic M ...)

Alternative Names
Henry Oscar Houghton American printer and publisher, briefly mayor of Cambridge

Henry Oscar Houghton Amerikaans politicus (1823-1895)

Houghton, H. O. 1823-1895

Houghton, H. O. (Henry Oscar), 1823-1895

Houghton, Henry O. 1823-1895

Languages
English (59)