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Bradbury & Evans

Overview
Works: 384 works in 511 publications in 1 language and 5,200 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Christmas stories  Juvenile works  Poetry  Satire  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Ghost stories  Drama  Pictorial works 
Roles: Printer, Publisher, Bookseller
Classifications: QH365, 823.8
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Most widely held works by Bradbury & Evans
Idylls of the king by Alfred Tennyson Tennyson( Book )

1 edition published in 1859 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of King Arthur from his birth through the destruction of the Round table
A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( Book )

2 editions published in 1843 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A miser learns the true meaning of Christmas when three ghostly visitors review his past and foretell his future
The haunted man and the ghost's bargain : a fancy for Christmas-time by Charles Dickens( Book )

1 edition published in 1848 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Christmas Carol launched Dickens's Christmas novellas; The Haunted Man and the Ghost's Bargain brings the series to an end. Professor Redlaw is haunted by a ghost-like creature that looks astonishingly like him. The spirit relieves Redlaw of his miseries from years gone by, but there are unforeseen consequences of forgetting the past
On the origin of species by Charles Darwin( Book )

1 edition published in 1859 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reintroduces the author's work about the theory of evolution with over three hundred fifty illustrations and photographs, accompanied by excerpts from his diaries, letters, and other writings
A history of the commonwealth of Florence : from the earliest independence of the commune to the fall of the republic in 1531 by Thomas Adolphus Trollope( Book )

1 edition published in 1865 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vanity fair : a novel without a hero by William Makepeace Thackeray( Book )

3 editions published between 1848 and 2013 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the exploits of Becky Sharp, an unscrupulous young woman who is determined to achieve wealth and social success, and her sentimental companion, Amelia, who has fallen for a caddish soldier, in the classic novel set against the backdrop of English society in the early 1800s
The prelude, or Growth of a poet's mind : an autobiographical poem by William Wordsworth( Book )

1 edition published in 1850 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poems and plays of Alfred lord Tennyson by Alfred Tennyson Tennyson( Book )

5 editions published between 1846 and 1862 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of narrative and short lyrical works by the poet favored by Queen Victoria includes "The Lady of Shalott," extracts from "Idylls of the King," and the complete text of "Ulysses."
Himalayan journals, or, Notes of a naturalist in Bengal, the Sikkim and Nepal Himalayas, the Khasia Mountains, &c. by Joseph Dalton Hooker( Book )

1 edition published in 1854 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In memoriam; an authoritative text, backgrounds and sources, criticism by Alfred Tennyson Tennyson( Book )

1 edition published in 1850 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This Second Edition of Tennyson's In Memoriam represents a significant revision of its predecessor, taking into account major changes in the study of Tennyson's works in recent years. The editor has written a substantial Introduction that provides students with a historical and contextual overview, from In Memoriam's genesis to its publication and reception. The text of the poem is again that of the Eversley Edition of Tennyson's Works, published in 1901-8; it is accompanied by explanatory annotations." ""Criticism" collects thirteen essays - seven new to the Second Edition - that analyze the history and structure of the poem as well as present different readings of this seminal work."--Jacket
Ten months among the tents of the Tuski : with incidents of an Arctic boat expedition in search of Sir John Franklin, as far as the Mackenzie River, and Cape Bathurst by William Hulme Hooper( Book )

1 edition published in 1853 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the expedition of H.M.S. Plover, under Capt. T.E.L. Moore, 1848-51, and description of Chuckhi Indians
George Cruikshank's Table-book by George Cruikshank( Book )

1 edition published in 1845 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems of Wordsworth by William Wordsworth( Book )

9 editions published between 1845 and 1865 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poems in this volume are taken from the whole range of Wordsworth's work and include his verse about topical events as well as about the rustic life
Mountains and molehills; or, Recollections of a burnt journal by Frank Marryat( Book )

1 edition published in 1855 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Marryat (1826-1855) left England for California via Panama with a manservant and three hunting dogs in 1850, hoping to find material for a book like his earlier Borneo. On his return to England in 1853, Marryat married and brought his bride back to California that same year. Yellow fever contracted on shipboard forced him to cut the trip short and return to England where he died two years later. Mountains and molehills (1855) is a sportsman-tourist's chronicle of California in the early 1850s: hunting, horse races, bear and bull fights. It also includes an Englishman's bemused comments on social life in San Francisco, Stockton, and the gold fields
The tower of London; a historical romance by William Harrison Ainsworth( Book )

1 edition published in 1840 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Tower of London is a historical romance that describes the history of Lady Jane Grey and Queen Mary Tudor. Lady Jane Gray and her husband were put on the throne by her father-in-law, the Duke of Northumberland, but their reign lasted only nine days. Mary Tudor took control of England and arranged for the couple's imprisonment and execution. The novel begins with Lady Jane's incarceration in the Tower of London on July 10, 1553, and ends with her beheading on February 12, 1554
A mission to Gelele, King of Dahome by Richard Francis Burton( Book )

1 edition published in 1864 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Casa Guidi windows : a poem by Elizabeth Barrett Browning( Book )

1 edition published in 1851 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Oliver Twist, or, The parish boy's progress by Charles Dickens( Book )

2 editions published in 1846 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deals with the adventures of a young orphan boy trying to survive amid greed and poverty in 19th-century London
Journals of a landscape painter in southern Calabria, &c. by Edward Lear( Book )

1 edition published in 1852 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Remarks concerning certain photographs supposed to be of early date by M. P. W Boulton( Book )

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

 
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English (48)