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H.O. Houghton & Company

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Works: 442 works in 683 publications in 1 language and 17,366 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Biography  Anecdotes  Historical fiction  Novels  Medical fiction  Romance fiction  Pastoral fiction 
Roles: Printer, Electrotyper, Stereotyper
Classifications: PZ7.W638, FIC
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Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm by Kate Douglas Smith Wiggin( Book )

2 editions published in 1903 in English and held by 457 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 son of the wolf by Jack London( )

2 editions published in 1900 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book features eight Jack London short stories set in Yukon
Biographical sketches of Loyalists of the American Revolution by Lorenzo Sabine( Book )

2 editions published in 1864 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To have and to hold by Mary Johnston( Book )

1 edition published in 1900 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventures of a beautiful English girl and her settler husband in Virginia of 1621
The Tory lover by Sarah Orne Jewett( Book )

1 edition published in 1901 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This poetic historical romance, set against the background of the American Revolutionary War and featuring the Hamilton family, was one of Jewett's most popular novels. A study of marriage and friendship, and a critique of patriotism and nationalism, Jewett comments on the imperialism of her time
Daughters of the revolution and their times, 1769-1776 : a historical romance by Charles Carleton Coffin( )

2 editions published in 1895 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Mr. Thimblefinger and his queer country : what the children saw and heard there by Joel Chandler Harris( Book )

4 editions published between 1894 and 1898 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantastical adventures of three children from a plantation in Georgia
Tales of the home folks in peace and war by Joel Chandler Harris( Book )

3 editions published in 1898 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve stories about the poor and wealthy people of the South before, during, and after the Civil War
A country doctor by Sarah Orne Jewett( Book )

2 editions published in 1884 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is Miss Jewett's first novel, her former efforts having been confined to short stories. To a plot of unusual interest she brings, as a physician's daughter, a close familiarity with the incidents of a doctor's life; and this, combined with wonderful acuteness of observation and a graceful styled, make a book of very unusual interest. " --publisher's summary
Rose o' the river by Kate Douglas Smith Wiggin( Book )

2 editions published in 1905 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and letters of Maria Edgeworth by Maria Edgeworth( Book )

1 edition published in 1895 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This text provides a detailed collection of Maria Edgeworth's personal correspondence. Written in two volumes, the collection features letters to and from Maria's friends, family members and colleagues
Montlivet by Alice Prescott Smith( )

2 editions published in 1906 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our old home : a series of English sketches by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )

1 edition published in 1863 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reminiscences of a dramatic critic : with an essay on the art of Henry Irving by Henry Austin Clapp( Book )

1 edition published in 1902 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A student's history of English literature by William Edward Simonds( Book )

1 edition published in 1902 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An excellent introduction to the history of English literature, this volume is organized by century beginning with the Anglo-Saxon period and ending with the Victorian poets Tennyson and Browning examining the important literary movements of each period. Simonds also gives a comprehensive survey of the forces and influences which initiated and modified literary movements
Two bites at a cherry : with other tales by Thomas Bailey Aldrich( Book )

1 edition published in 1894 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caleb West, master diver by Francis Hopkinson Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 1898 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Shelf2Life Literature and Fiction Collection is a unique set of short stories, poems and novels from the late 19th to early 20th centuries. From tales of love, life and heartbreaking loss to humorous stories of ghost encounters, these volumes captivate the imaginations of readers young and old. Included in this collection are a variety of dramatic and spirited poems that contemplate the mysteries of life and celebrate the wild beauty of nature. The Shelf2Life Literature and Fiction Collection provides readers with an opportunity to enjoy and study these iconic literary works, many of which were written during a period of remarkable creativity
Six months at the White House with Abraham Lincoln. The story of a picture by F. B Carpenter( Book )

1 edition published in 1867 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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