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Lewis, John Frederick 1860-1932

Overview
Works: 1,286 works in 1,398 publications in 2 languages and 2,215 library holdings
Genres: History  Prayers  Exhibition catalogs  Biography  Church history  Illustrated works  Manuscripts  Art  Christmas music 
Roles: Author, Composer, Editor
Classifications: KF363.S66, 340.0973
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Most widely held works by John Frederick Lewis
Thomas Spry, lawyer and physician : the first attorney admitted to practise under English law in the Delaware River, settlements now included in the states of Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware by John Frederick Lewis( Book )

10 editions published between 1932 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Spry was born ca. 1620, probably at Lipton, Parish of Mariston, Devon, England, and immigrated to America ca. 1640. He was practicing law in New York as early as 1670 and was admitted to practice law at New Castle in 1676. He married the widow of Barent Egbersen, Rebecca Egbersen, in 1677. In his will, dated and proved in 1685, he named his daughter, Sarah Spry of Pymouth, Abiah Egbert, and his adopted son, Joseph Biss als. Spry. The majority of the work is devoted to court cases of Thomas Spry from official records and to a history the practice of law in colonial times
History of the Apprentices' Library of Philadelphia 1820-1920, the oldest free circulating library in America by John Frederick Lewis( Book )

8 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of an old Philadelphia land title : 208 South Fourth street by John Frederick Lewis( Book )

4 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Before his death, my father had practically completed this book ... After his death the editorial work was completed with the assistance of Mrs. McGeehan."-Note, p. iii, signed John F. Lewis, jr
The redemption of the lower Schuylkill : the river as it was, the river as it is, the river as it should be by John Frederick Lewis( Book )

7 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of John Frederick Lewis American portraits : presented to the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, and other institutions by Mantle Fielding( Book )

1 edition published in 1934 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brandywine Manor Church Cemetery an address by John Frederick Lewis( Book )

2 editions published in 1907 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Book of Hours, use of Rome] by Catholic Church( Book )

19 editions published between 1490 and 1500 in Latin and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Office of the Blessed Virgin Mary, for Rome Use in a Franciscan church. Rubrics in Latin (some in Italian). Additional prayers at end
[Gradual single leaf : Initial E] by Catholic Church( Book )

in Latin and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Single leaf from a gradual: a decorated initial E; with foliate extension
History of Chester County, Penna. for the Record, Chester County( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Skating and the Philadelphia Skating Club by John Frederick Lewis( Book )

1 edition published in 1895 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Bible]( Book )

9 editions published between 1230 and 1250 in Latin and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bible arranged in usual order with interpretation of Hebrew names
[Book of hours : use of Paris] by Catholic Church( Book )

in Latin and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Philadelphia" - a short oration by John Frederick Lewis( Book )

2 editions published in 1896 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Teigdrücke" - prints in paste by John Frederick Lewis( Book )

3 editions published in 1904 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christopher Columbus : a short oration by John Frederick Lewis( Book )

2 editions published in 1892 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presentation of portrait of Colonel William Brooke Rawle and an address on his military record [at a meeting of the Historical society of Pennsylvania, Nov. 13, 1916 by John Frederick Lewis( Book )

1 edition published in 1917 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A plea for the American Philosophical Society and its need of a new building to be known as "Franklin house" by John Frederick Lewis( Book )

in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philadelphia, a short oration at the dedication of the Philadelphia Bourse, December 31, 1895 by John Frederick Lewis( Book )

1 edition published in 1896 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Antiphonary] by Catholic Church( Book )

5 editions published in 1548 in Latin and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chant for the Temporale, imperfect, beginning on fol. 11 with the Great O antiphons for Advent
 
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Alternative Names
Lewis, John F.

Languages
Latin (60)

English (57)

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