WorldCat Identities

J. M. Dent & Co

Overview
Works: 133 works in 149 publications in 1 language and 1,403 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Stories, plots, etc  Poetry  Fiction  Paraphrases  Picture books  Music  Stories in rhyme  Folklore  Short stories 
Roles: Publisher
Classifications: PR2877, 822.33
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Most widely held works by J. M. Dent & Co
Tales from Shakespeare by Charles Lamb( Book )

2 editions published between 1899 and 1909 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's comedies and tragedies retold in prose
The Ingoldsby legends : or, Mirth & marvels by Thomas Ingoldsby( Book )

1 edition published in 1907 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This text features three series of short stories and one of miscellaneous poems. The short stories feature characters who possess intriguing names, such as Madam Witherspoon and Bloudie Jackie of Shrewsberrie. Stories include the Lady Rohesia and the Leech of Folkestone. Poems include the Truants, the Poplar, and, Hermann or the Broken Spear
Martin Rattler by R. M Ballantyne( Book )

2 editions published in 1907 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin Rattler is the story of a mischievous young boy with a good heart. By mistake, he winds up on the ship Firefly with his friend Barney O Flannagan, headed to the South Seas. Escaping pirates and surviving a shipwreck, the two explore South America in one adventure after another
Feats on the fjord : a tale by Harriet Martineau( Book )

1 edition published in 1899 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Wagner by Houston Stewart Chamberlain( Book )

1 edition published in 1897 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fairy tales from the Arabian nights by E Dixon( Book )

1 edition published in 1893 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a generous collection of tales taken from The Arabian Nights
The Zankiwank & the Bletherwitch by S. J. Adair Fitz-Gerald( Book )

2 editions published in 1896 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child's book of saints by William Canton( Book )

2 editions published between 1898 and 1902 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christian stories of saints, hermits, ministers, and old abbeys; visions, miracles, and angels to help children "realise something of that bygone existence ... its unquestioning faith in the unseen and eternal ... and its lovely ideals and haunting legends."
Jack the Giant-killer : and, Beauty and the beast( Book )

3 editions published in 1894 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The diverting history of John Gilpin by William Cowper( Book )

1 edition published in 1899 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hilarious account of John Gilpin's horseback ride to meet his wife for dinner to celebrate their 20th wedding anniversary. Includes a brief biography of the author and a glossary of archaic words and phrases used in the poem
Songs from the plays of Shakespeare by William Shakespeare( Book )

2 editions published in 1899 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories for children by Charles Lamb( Book )

1 edition published in 1903 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The chronicles of Aunt Minervy Ann by Joel Chandler Harris( Book )

2 editions published in 1899 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prelude; or, Growth of a poet's mind by William Wordsworth( Book )

4 editions published between 1896 and 1904 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiographical poem, begun in 1799 and completed in 1805, but not published until 1850, after the poet's death. Addressing his friend Coleridge, Wordsworth successively recalls his childhood, his schooldays, his years at Cambridge, his first impressions of London, his first visit to France and the Alps, his residence in France during the Revolution, and his reactions to those various experiences
Fireside stories( Book )

1 edition published in 1895 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fairy gifts : and Tom Hickathrift by Grace Little Rhys( Book )

1 edition published in 1895 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Banbury Cross & other nursery rhymes( Book )

2 editions published in 1895 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of Ali Baba and the forty thieves by Ali Baba( )

1 edition published in 1895 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blue Beard and Puss in Boots by Grace Little Rhys( )

1 edition published in 1895 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
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Languages
English (35)