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Pelham, William 1759-1827

Overview
Works: 40 works in 81 publications in 1 language and 1,213 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence  Newspapers  Juvenile works  Periodicals  Biography  Almanacs  Examinations  Handbooks and manuals  Software 
Roles: Author, Printer
Classifications: BJ214.S4, 188
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Most widely held works by William Pelham
The New-Harmony gazette( )

in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A system of notation : representing the sounds of alphabetical characters by a new application of the accentual marks in present use : with such additions as were necessary to supply deficiencies by William Pelham( Book )

12 editions published between 1808 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters from a Stoic : Epistulae morales ad Lucilium by Lucius Annaeus Seneca( )

4 editions published in 1800 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The power and wealth which Seneca the Younger (C.4 B.C.- A.D. 65) acquired as Nero's minister were in conflict with his Stoic beliefs. Nevertheless he was the outstanding figure of his age. The Stoic philosophy which Seneca professed in his writings, later supported by Marcus Aurelius, provided Rome with a passable bridge to Christianity. Seneca's major contribution to Stoicism was to spiritualize and humanize a system which could appear cold and unrealistic
Catalogue of juvenile books and literary toys for sale by William Pelham, no. 59, Cornhill, Boston by William Pelham( Book )

5 editions published between 1810 and 1982 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue of books for sale by W. Pelham, no. 59 Cornhill, Boston by William Pelham( Book )

6 editions published between 1802 and 1965 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Pelham respectfully solicits the attention of the public to the following conditions of his circulating library, No. 59, Cornhill, Boston by William Pelham( )

3 editions published in 1796 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new pantheon, or, An introduction to the mythology of the ancients, in question and answer : compiled principally for the use of young persons by W. Jillard Hort( Book )

2 editions published in 1809 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All impressments unlawful and inadmissible by United States( Book )

3 editions published between 1804 and 1808 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treatise on the structure, economy, and diseases of the liver : together with an inquiry into the properties and component parts of the bile and biliary concretions by William Saunders( Book )

1 edition published in 1797 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An essay on the human character of Jesus Christ by William Austin( Book )

1 edition published in 1807 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life, and posthumous writings, of William Cowper, esqr. With an introductory letter to the Right Honourable Earl Cowper by William Hayley( Book )

1 edition published in 1803 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Successors such as Wordsworth and Coleridge admired yet overshadowed William Cowper (1731-1800). Troubled by mental instability, he retreated from both the legal profession and the woman he had hoped to marry, seeking out a quiet existence in the country. In spite of his struggles, he made a translation of Homer's Iliad, produced a considerable body of poetry, and maintained many epistolary contacts. This four-volume biography, compiled by his friend and fellow poet William Hayley (1745-1820), appeared between 1803 and 1806, bringing together selected letters and unpublished poems to illuminate Cowper's personal and literary life. Volume 2 (1803) contains personal letters from the period 1791-4, accompanied by Hayley's biographical remarks. Also included are appendices of some of Cowper's original poems and translations from Latin and Greek, notably sections from Horace and Virgil
 
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Alternative Names
Pelham, W. (William), 1759-1827

William Pelham Book publisher and seller

Languages
English (60)