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Tennent, James Emerson Sir 1804-1869

Overview
Works: 215 works in 490 publications in 3 languages and 2,625 library holdings
Genres: History  Educational films  Internet videos  Poetry  Church history  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Science television programs  Personal narratives 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Arranger, Correspondent, Recipient, Composer
Classifications: DS489,
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by James Emerson Tennent
Ceylon; an account of the island physical, historical and topographical, with notices of its natural history, antiquities, and productions by James Emerson Tennent( Book )

55 editions published between 1859 and 2006 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christianity in Ceylon; its introduction and progress under the Portuguese, the Dutch, the British, and American missions; with an historical sketch of the Brahmanical and Buddhist superstitions by James Emerson Tennent( Book )

26 editions published between 1850 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The quantum tamers revealing our weird and wired future( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Beginning with a condensed history of classical and quantum physics to contextualize the current state of quantum science, this highly visual program takes viewers to the frontiers of quantum computation ... Stephen Hawking and 18 other quantum visionaries provide clear and insightful explanations in this ... introduction to an extremely complex subject ..."--Container
The story of the guns by James Emerson Tennent( Book )

13 editions published between 1864 and 2013 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of modern Greece, from its conquest by the Romans B.C.146, to the present time by James Emerson Tennent( Book )

15 editions published between 1830 and 1978 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters from the Ægean. by James Emerson Tennent( Book )

9 editions published in 1829 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belgium by James Emerson Tennent( Book )

8 editions published in 1841 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wild elephant and the method of capturing and taming it in Ceylon by James Emerson Tennent( Book )

10 editions published between 1867 and 2012 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ceylon : an account of the island physical, historical, and topographical with notices of its natural history, antiquities and productions by James Emerson Tennent( Book )

25 editions published between 1859 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wine, its use and taxation. An inquiry into the operation of the wine duties on consumption and revenue by James Emerson Tennent( Book )

6 editions published in 1855 in English and Undetermined and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume weighs the costs and benefits of taxing wine and includes chapters covering whether wine should be taxed as a "luxury," Mr. Pitt's experiments with wine and the decline of the drink's popularity in England
Remarks on the late speeches in Parliament in support of corn laws addressed to James Emerson Tennent, Esq., M.P. by John Workman( Book )

3 editions published between 1839 and 2005 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A picture of Greece in 1825 : as exhibited in the personal narratives of James Emerson, esq., Count Pecchio and W.H. Humpreys, esq.( Book )

1 edition published in 1826 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poetical descriptions of Orkney by James Emerson Tennent( Book )

2 editions published in 1835 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

London, to James Emerson Tennent by John Forster( )

11 editions published between 1848 and 1860 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Telling him that he should bring his daughter Eleanor to supper
London, to Sir James Emerson Tennent by John Forster( )

10 editions published between 1862 and 1869 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saying that he wishes they saw more of each other; proposing that they try to meet soon; commenting on "what a fortune [Charles] Dickens is making -- he gets 440£ (counting seven dollars to the pound!) into every house!" [on his American reading tour]
Poetical descriptions of Orkney M. DC. LII by James Emerson Tennent( )

1 edition published in 1835 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
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Languages
English (249)

French (8)

German (7)