WorldCat Identities

Parker, James 1750-1805

Overview
Works: 72 works in 93 publications in 2 languages and 794 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Poetry  History  Psalters  Illustrated works  Prayers and devotions  Juvenile works  Sentimental novels  Historical drama 
Roles: Engraver, Author
Classifications: PR3490, 823.6
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Most widely held works about James Parker
 
Most widely held works by James Parker
The Columbiad : a poem by Joel Barlow( Book )

2 editions published in 1807 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Iliad of Homer by John Flaxman( Book )

3 editions published in 1805 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Odyssey of Homer by John Flaxman( Book )

3 editions published in 1805 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Gil Blas of Santillane by Alain René Le Sage( Book )

4 editions published between 1824 and 1827 in English and French and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The chief English tranlation is that based on Smollett's, 1749, and still called after him, though freely revised and much improved by B.H. Malkin, whose text is followed in this edition."--V. 1, p. xv
Hermann and Dorothea by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Book )

1 edition published in 1801 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Goethe's "novelette in verse" tells the story of a young girl who finds love after fleeing the chaos of the French Revolution. This work influenced many artists of the day, including Arthur Hugh Clough, whose The Bothie borrows heavily from this work
The vicar of Wakefield : a tale. In two volumes. By Dr. Goldsmith by Oliver Goldsmith( )

4 editions published in 1792 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cymbeline: king of Britain. A tragedy by William Shakespeare( )

2 editions published in 1865 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cymbeline, King of Britain is one of the best-known works of William Shakespeare. It is a romantic play interwoven with war and tragedy. It revolves around Cymbeline and his daughter, Imogen. Imogen does not abide by her father's wishes and marries a lowborn gentleman, Posthumous. After their marriage, Posthumous is banished from Britain, and Imogen is held as a prisoner in the palace. As the play unfolds, the evil plots of the queen, Imogen's stepmother, the jealousy of Posthumous, and the loyalty of Imogen come to light. This short narrative version of the play has been suitably adapted to help introduce the play to young readers. It can be read by children or read to them by parents who wish to introduce them to the play. It can also be used by teachers as a classroom resource. The easy-to-read narration and comic-style illustrations are sure to captivate children's interest and develop their reading skills
The pleasures of imagination : 1795 by Mark Akenside( Book )

3 editions published between 1794 and 1796 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramatic works of Shakspeare by William Shakespeare( Book )

3 editions published in 1802 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramatic works of William Shakspeare : with glossarial notes, a sketch of his life, and an estimate of his writings by William Shakespeare( Book )

1 edition published in 1832 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Iliad of Homer by John Flaxman( Book )

2 editions published between 1805 and 1890 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poetical works of Alexander Pope by Alexander Pope( Book )

1 edition published in 1804 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The vicar of Wakefield by Oliver Goldsmith( Book )

1 edition published in 1792 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details the romantic intrigues in the family of a country vicar in eighteenth century England
The chase : a poem by William Somerville( Book )

1 edition published in 1800 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoires du comte de Grammont by Anthony Hamilton( Book )

1 edition published in 1793 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bélisaire by Jean-François Marmontel( Book )

2 editions published in 1796 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cette notice décrit des tirages qui diffèrent légèrement (cf. note de l'exemplaire BPUN AP 242 A)
 
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Alternative Names
James Parker

Parker, J. 1750-1805

Parker, J. (James), 1750-1805

Languages
English (38)

French (4)