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H.O. Houghton & Company

Overview
Works: 330 works in 536 publications in 1 language and 10,079 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  History  Domestic fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Bildungsromans  Life skills guides  Drama  Fairy tales 
Roles: Printer, Electrotyper, Stereotyper
Classifications: PZ7.W638,
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Most widely held works about H.O. Houghton & Company
 
Most widely held works by H.O. Houghton & Company
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm by Kate Douglas Smith Wiggin( Book )

2 editions published in 1903 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Talkative, ten-year-old Rebecca goes to live with her spinster aunts, one harsh and demanding, the other soft and sentimental, with whom she spends seven difficult but rewarding years growing up
The works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow : with bibliographical and critical notes and his life, with extracts from his journals and correspondence by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow( Book )

in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales of the home folks in peace and war by Joel Chandler Harris( Book )

3 editions published in 1898 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve stories about the poor and wealthy people of the South before, during, and after the Civil War
Betty Leicester : a story for girls by Sarah Orne Jewett( Book )

3 editions published between 1890 and 1899 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen-year-old Betty spends a summer with her aunts in Tideshead, Massachusetts, while her father, a naturalist, travels to Alaska
Rose o' the river by Kate Douglas Smith Wiggin( Book )

2 editions published in 1905 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Their wedding journey by William Dean Howells( Book )

2 editions published between 1894 and 1895 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Dean Howells is known as one of the foremost practitioners of the literary style known as realism. In Their Silver Wedding Journey, Howells provides a coda to his earlier novel, Their Wedding Journey, filling readers in on how the ensuing years have changed and shaped the couple at the center of both books, the Marches
Tom Grogan by Francis Hopkinson Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 1896 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collection contains a typescript with autograph corrections and a page proof with autograph corrections
The story of Aaron (so named) : the son of Ben Ali ; told by his friends and acquaintances by Joel Chandler Harris( Book )

2 editions published in 1896 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spoils of Poynton by Henry James( Book )

2 editions published between 1897 and 1914 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A house and its exquisite antique furnishings and artwork become the source of a protracted struggle involving the proud and imperious Mrs. Gereth, her amiable son, Owen, his philistine fiancée, Mona Brigstock, and the sensitive Fleda Vetch, whose moral judgment is tested by her conflicting allegiances
Little Mr. Thimblefinger and his queer country : what the children saw and heard there by Joel Chandler Harris( Book )

2 editions published in 1894 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Girls and women by Harriet E Paine( Book )

2 editions published in 1890 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Childhood in literature and art : with some observations on literature for children ; a study by Horace Elisha Scudder( Book )

1 edition published in 1894 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The son of the wolf by Jack London( Book )

2 editions published in 1900 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book features eight Jack London short stories set in Yukon
Daughters of the revolution and their times, 1769-1776 : a historical romance by Charles Carleton Coffin( Book )

2 editions published in 1895 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of the Sandwich Islands mission by Rufus Anderson( Book )

1 edition published in 1870 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Room forty-five : a farce by William Dean Howells( Book )

1 edition published in 1900 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a bad boy by Thomas Bailey Aldrich( Book )

2 editions published in 1895 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The boyhood adventures of a mischievous lad in nineteenth-century New England are based on the author's own experiences
A wonder book, and Tanglewood tales by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )

4 editions published between 1884 and 1892 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales told at the fireside and in the woods, adapting such classical myths as Pandora's Box, Baucis and Philemon, and Perseus and Medusa to the storyteller's gothic or romantic environment
Loveliness : a story by Elizabeth Stuart Phelps( Book )

2 editions published in 1899 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fables of Aesop : with a life of the author by Aesop( Book )

4 editions published between 1865 and 1869 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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H.O. Houghton & Co.

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