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Murray, John 1851-1928

Overview
Works: 76 works in 222 publications in 1 language and 2,226 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Records and correspondence  Guidebooks  Biography  Handbooks and manuals  Bibliography  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Editor, Author
Classifications: AP4, 052
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Murray
The Quarterly review( )

in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lord Byron's correspondence chiefly with Lady Melbourne, Mr. Hobhouse, the Hon, Douglas Kinnaird, and P.B. Shelley by George Gordon Byron Byron( Book )

32 editions published between 1922 and 2011 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A leading figure in Romanticism and a political campaigner committed to social reform, Lord Byron (1788-1824) is regarded as one of the greatest of British poets. First published in 1922, this two-volume work is a compilation of letters Byron wrote between 1808 and 1824 to some of his close friends, including Lady Melbourne, John Cam Hobhouse, a fellow-student at Cambridge, and Percy Bysshe Shelley. The introduction and biographical notes by the publisher John Murray IV (1851-1928), grandson of Byron's own publisher John Murray II, supplement the letters and restore their narrative thread. Volume 2 features the letters Byron wrote from 1816 until his death. It focuses on Byron's exile in Italy and his involvement in the Greek independence movement. Three appendices provide additional perspectives, and include letters from Anne Isabella Milbanke (to whom Byron was briefly married), and his rejected lover Lady Caroline Lamb
The autobiographies of Edward Gibbon by Edward Gibbon( Book )

26 editions published between 1896 and 2005 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lord Byron and his detractors by John Murray( Book )

2 editions published between 1906 and 1971 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first article is "a judicial examination of all the evidence now available" regarding the charges made in Lord Lovelace's Astarte by "a gentleman eminent in legal and literary circles" who desired to remain anonymous. The other articles, added as appendices, were published in the Monthly Review -- Preface
The heart of a continent: a narrative of travels in Manchuria, across the Gobi desert, through the Himalayas, the Pamirs, and Chitral, 1884-1894 by Francis Edward Younghusband( Book )

7 editions published between 1896 and 1904 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memories of Eton sixty years ago by Arthur Campbell Ainger( Book )

3 editions published in 1917 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The autobiographies of Edward Gibbon, printed verbatim from hitherto unpublished mss by Edward Gibbon( Book )

9 editions published between 1897 and 1907 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Murray III, 1808-1892, a brief memoir by John Murray( Book )

7 editions published between 1919 and 1920 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handbook for travellers in Switzerland and the Alps of Savoy and Piedmont by John Murray (Firm)( Book )

24 editions published between 1838 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An 1844 impression of a French edition which includes Murray's London imprint. According to Lister's 'Bibliography of Murray's handbooks for travellers ... ' it is not possible to say whether this issue (or the 843 issue) were pirated or not
A descriptive account of the palo de vaca : or, Cow tree of the Caracas, with a chemical analysis of the milk and bark by John Murray( Book )

3 editions published in 1837 in English and Undetermined and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondence, chiefly with Lady Melbourne, Mr. Hobhouse, the Hon. Douglas Kinnaird, and P.B. Shelley by George Gordon Byron Byron( Book )

3 editions published in 1922 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A descriptive account of the palo de vaca; or cow tree of the Caracas, with a chemical analysis of the milk and bark by John Murray( Book )

2 editions published in 1838 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Handbook for travellers in France, being a guide to Normandy, Brittany ... the Pyrénées, Provence, and Nice ... 9th edition by John Murray( Book )

5 editions published between 1864 and 1886 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lord Byron's Correspondence : chiefly with Lady Melbourne, Mr. Hobhouse, the hon. Douglas Kinnaird, and P.B. Shelley by George Gordon Byron Byron( Book )

1 edition published in 1922 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A leading figure in Romanticism and a political campaigner committed to social reform, Lord Byron (1788-1824) is regarded as one of the greatest of British poets. First published in 1922, this two-volume work is a compilation of letters Byron wrote between 1808 and 1824 to some of his close friends, including Lady Melbourne, John Cam Hobhouse, a fellow-student at Cambridge, and Percy Bysshe Shelley. The introduction and biographical notes by the publisher John Murray IV (1851-1928), grandson of Byron's own publisher John Murray II, supplement the letters and restore their narrative thread. Volume 1 covers the period 1808-15, from the trip Byron took across Europe with Hobhouse as a young man to his marriage to Anne Isabella Milbanke. A large portion of the volume is devoted to Byron's letters to Lady Melbourne, in which he reveals the many details of his tormented love life
A handbook for travellers in South Wales : and its borders, including the River Wye by John Murray( Book )

3 editions published between 1877 and 1889 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handbook for travellers in Northern Italy, comprising Piedmont, Liguria, Lombardy, Venetia, Parma, Modena and Romagna, 4th edition by John Murray( Book )

3 editions published between 1852 and 1869 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handbook for travellers in Northamptonshire and Rutland by John Murray (Firm)( Book )

2 editions published between 1878 and 1901 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The autobiographies of Edward Gibbon
Alternative Names
John Murray Britischer Verleger, geboren 1851

John Murray British publisher, fourth of the name

John Murray Éditeur britannique, né en 1851

Murray, John

Languages
English (157)

Covers
The autobiographies of Edward Gibbon