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Lewis, John Frederick 1860-1932

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Works: 1,333 works in 1,466 publications in 4 languages and 2,417 library holdings
Genres: Catalogs  History  Exhibition catalogs  Biography  Church history  Prayers and devotions  Illustrated works  Dictionaries  Manuscripts  Art 
Roles: Author, Composer, Collector, Editor
Classifications: Z6621.P54, 016.0961
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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 )

11 editions published between 1932 and 2009 in English and held by 405 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 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 111 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 )

3 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 87 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 )

2 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published between 1907 and 1982 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of Chester County, Penna. : for the Record, Chester County( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published in 1904 in English and held by 20 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

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

3 editions published in 1895 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[al-Qurʼān]( )

14 editions published between 1758 and 1852 in Arabic and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete copy of the Qurʼān
[Bible]( Book )

10 editions published between 1230 and 1270 in Latin and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bible arranged in usual order with concordance
Christopher Columbus : a short oration by John Frederick Lewis( Book )

2 editions published in 1892 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Book of hours : use of Paris] by Catholic Church( Book )

in Latin and held by 8 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 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The John Frederick Lewis Collection by Marcel Sigrist( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and Italian and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antiphonary by Catholic Church( Book )

6 editions published in 1548 in Latin and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antiphonary, for use in the convent of the Conceptionists, Franciscan Order. Spanish rubrics and Table of Contents
"Philadelphia" - a short oration by John Frederick Lewis( Book )

1 edition published in 1896 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Gradual single leaf : Decorated initials] by Catholic Church( Book )

in Latin and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Single leaf from a gradual: a decorated initial S containing a flower; with foliate extension
 
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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
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Lewis, John F.

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English (64)

Latin (49)

Arabic (14)

Italian (1)