WorldCat Identities

Roberts Brothers (Boston, Mass.)

Overview
Works: 300 works in 542 publications in 1 language and 7,593 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Records and correspondence  Political fiction  History  Poetry  Biography  Drama  Anecdotes  Short stories 
Roles: Publisher, Copyright holder
Classifications: PZ7.A335, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Roberts Brothers (Boston, Mass.)
Poems by Emily Dickinson( Book )

4 editions published between 1890 and 1896 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of poems divided into five sections: The daily world -- The world of nature -- The world of love -- The inner world -- The everlasting world
Little men : life at Plumfield with Jo's boys by Louisa May Alcott( Book )

8 editions published between 1871 and 1889 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1871 volume offers the first edition of Alcott's classic followup to Little Women
Letters by Emily Dickinson( Book )

1 edition published in 1894 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lovingly compiled by a close friend, this first collection of Dickinson's letters originally appeared in 1894, only eight years after the poet's death. Animated by the same spirited sensitivity as her much-admired verse, Dickinson's correspondence vividly depicts characters and incidents from her reclusive life, and her famous wit sparkles from every page
An old-fashioned girl by Louisa May Alcott( Book )

7 editions published between 1870 and 1897 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of Polly, an old fashioned girl, and her friendship with the wealthy Shaw family of Boston
Aunt Jo's scrap-bag by Louisa May Alcott( Book )

5 editions published between 1879 and 1889 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of stories
Ramona : a story by Helen Hunt Jackson( Book )

2 editions published in 1884 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the earliest romances about Southern California and a social protest against the treatment of the Indians by whites
Rose in bloom : a sequel to Eight cousins by Louisa May Alcott( Book )

4 editions published between 1876 and 1896 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rose Campbell's adventures with her cousins continue in this sequel to "Eight Cousins."
William Godwin his friends and contemporaries by C. Kegan Paul( Book )

1 edition published in 1876 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a book about the group of friends kept by William Godwin, Wollstonecraft's husband
Bits of travel at home by Helen Hunt Jackson( Book )

1 edition published in 1878 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A masque of poets, including Guy Vernon, a novelette in verse by George Parsons Lathrop( Book )

1 edition published in 1878 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems by Oscar Wilde( Book )

1 edition published in 1881 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three editions [i.e. printings] were produced in 1881. Each had a run of 250 copies for a total of 750. All three editions contain an uncorrected error on page 136: in line ten "may" should read "maid"
Silver pitchers, and Independence : a centennial love story by Louisa May Alcott( Book )

3 editions published between 1876 and 1890 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume offers Alcott's 1876 novel which includes the sketches "Transcendental Wild Oats" and "Independence: A Centennial Love Story."
Jack and Jill : a village story by Louisa May Alcott( Book )

2 editions published in 1880 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When friends Jack and Jill are injured in a sledding accident, their family and friends rally around them to help in their recovery
Spinning-wheel stories by Louisa May Alcott( Book )

4 editions published between 1884 and 1896 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects twelve stories told by snow-bound members of an extended family gathered in their old homestead for the Christmas holidays
Jackanapes by Juliana Horatia Ewing( Book )

7 editions published between 1886 and 1894 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a 19th century English village, the high-spirited boy, orphaned at the Battle of Waterloo, rode his pony across the green, obedient to his aunt but creating scrapes she never thought to forbid him. He later joined the British Army and gave his life in battle to save his best friend
Last words : a final collection of stories by Juliana Horatia Ewing( Book )

3 editions published between 1891 and 1894 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Happy-thought hall by F. C Burnand( Book )

2 editions published in 1872 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plisch und Plum by Wilhelm Busch( Book )

3 editions published in 1883 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The brothers Paul and Peter rescue the dogs Plish and Plum and all get into many adventures in this story in verse
Dear daughter Dorothy by A. G Plympton( Book )

4 editions published between 1891 and 1895 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhymes and ballads for girls and boys by Susan Coolidge( Book )

2 editions published in 1892 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityLittle, Brown and Company

Roberts Brothers, Boston

Languages
English (88)