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Thomas, George Housman 1824-1868

Overview
Works: 77 works in 177 publications in 1 language and 768 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Poetry  Political fiction  Juvenile works  Domestic fiction  Folklore  Psychological fiction  History  Portraits  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Artist
Classifications: PS2954, 813.3
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Most widely held works about George Housman Thomas
 
Most widely held works by George Housman Thomas
The last chronicle of Barset by Anthony Trollope( Book )
10 editions published between 1867 and 1909 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anthony Trollope was a masterful satirist with an unerring eye for the most intrinsic details of human behavior and an imaginative grasp of the preoccupations of nineteenth-century English novels. In The Last Chronicle of Barset, Mr. Crawley, curate of Hogglestock, falls deeply into debt, bringing suffering to himself and his family. To make matters worse, he is accused of theft, can't remember where he got the counterfeit check he is alleged to have stolen, and must stand trial. Trollope's powerful portrait of this complex man-gloomy, brooding, and proud, moving relentlessly from
Armadale by Wilkie Collins( Book )
4 editions published in 1866 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tale, told partly through letters and documents, recounts the intertwined lives and fates of two distant cousins who both happen to bear the name Allan Armadale
Poets' wit and humour by W. Henry Wills( Book )
in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Old English ballads : a collection of favourite ballads of the olden time by OLD ENGLISH BALLADS( Book )
4 editions published in 1864 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uncle Tom's cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe( Book )
5 editions published between 1853 and 1904 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eliza Harris, a slave whose child is to be sold, escapes her beloved home on the Shelby plantation in Kentucky and heads North, eludes the hired slave catchers and is aided by the undeground railroad. Another slave, Uncle Tom, is sent "down the river" for sale and ultimately endures a martyr's death under the whips of Simon Legree's overseers
Hiawatha by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow( )
4 editions published in 1860 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Verses from Longfellow's epic poem depict the boyhood of Hiawatha
Lalla Rookh : an oriental romance by Thomas Moore( Book )
2 editions published in 1868 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lalla Rookhh, the daughter of the emperor, Aurangzeb, goes forth to meet her fiance, the king of Bactria. She falls in love with a poet she meets on the way. The poet sings four tales : "The Veiled Prophet of Khorassan," "Paradise and the Peri," "The Fire-Worshippers," and "The Light of the Haram." Lalla Rookh faints as she enters her bridegroom's palace, but revives at the sound of a familiar voice. She discovers that the poet is actually her fiance, the king of Bactria
The Vicar of Wakefield by Oliver Goldsmith( Book )
2 editions published between 1858 and 1861 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Details the romantic intrigues in the family of a country vicar in eighteenth century England
The life and strange surprising adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York, mariner by Daniel Defoe( Book )
in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The account of a shipwrecked sailor and his struggle to survive, by wit and hard work, his involuntary isolation on an uninhabited island
Piccalilli a mixture by Gilbert Percy( )
3 editions published between 1862 and 1892 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shadows and sunbeams: by Fanny Fern( Book )
2 editions published in 1854 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The pleasures of hope with other poems. by Thomas Campbell( )
4 editions published in 1855 in English and Undetermined and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is a traditional 18th century didactic poem in heroic couplets
Will Weatherhelm The Yarn of an Old Sailor by William Henry Giles Kingston( Book )
6 editions published between 1860 and 1886 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life and adventures of Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe( )
3 editions published in 1880 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The diary of an Englishman shipwrecked for almost thirty years on a small isolated island where, using wit and industry, he manages to build life anew
The charm a book for boys and girls ( )
2 editions published in 1854 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The pilgrim's progress by John Bunyan( Book )
7 editions published between 1857 and 1859 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The pilgrim Christian forsakes the world in order to undertake the dangerous journey to the Celestial City, experiencing numerous crises and temptations along the way
The children's book of poetry: carefully selected from the works of the best and most popular writers for children by Henry Troth Coates( Book )
1 edition published in 1879 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An anthology of poetry for children between the ages of six and fourteen encompassing such topics as "Baby-Days," "Animals and Birds," "Trees and Flowers," and "Christmas and New Year."
Parables from nature by Alfred Gatty( Book )
11 editions published between 1865 and 1894 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fourteen Victorian moral fables
Household song : collection of lyrical pieces ( Book )
1 edition published in 1861 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of King Arthur and his knights of the round table by James Knowles( Book )
8 editions published between 1862 and 1994 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
George Housman Thomas
Thomas, G. H. 1824-1868
Thomas, G. H. (George Housman), 1824-1868
Languages
English (94)