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Mawman, Joseph 1759-1827

Overview
Works: 240 works in 322 publications in 1 language and 2,268 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Annals and chronicles  Allegories  Satire  Fables  Portraits  Biography  Poetry 
Roles: Publisher, Author, Printer, Bookseller, Editor
Classifications: PR3529, 823.6
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Most widely held works by Joseph Mawman
Hall's chronicle : containing the history of England, during the reign of Henry the Fourth, and the succeeding monarchs, to the end of the reign of Henry the Eighth, in which are particularly described the manners and customs of those periods by Edward Hall( Book )

1 edition published in 1809 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An early edition of?Hall's Chronicle, this text served as the inspiration for most of Shakespeare's history plays, especially?Henry VIII. Sometimes called?The Union of the Two Noble and Illustrate Families of Lancastre and Yorke, the lengthy text touches on interesting events during the reigns of Henry VII and Henry VIII and was originally?published?in 1542
Travels through Sweden, Finland, and Lapland, to the North Cape, in the years 1798 and 1799 by Giuseppe Acerbi( Book )

2 editions published in 1802 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works of Ben Jonson, : in nine volumes. by Ben Jonson( Book )

1 edition published in 1816 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elegant extracts, or, Useful and entertaining passages in prose : selected for the improvement of young persons ; being similar in design to Elegant extracts in poetry by Vicesimus Knox( Book )

8 editions published between 1801 and 1809 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bibliotheca Parriana ; A catalogue of the library of the late reverend and learned Samuel Parr, LL.D., Curate of Hatton, Prebendary of St. Paul's, &c. &c by Samuel Parr( Book )

1 edition published in 1827 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sonnets, and other poems, by William Lisle Bowles( Book )

3 editions published between 1800 and 1802 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poetical works of John Milton : with notes of various authors by John Milton( Book )

1 edition published in 1826 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An excursion to the highlands of Scotland and the English lakes : with recollections, descriptions, and references to historical facts by Joseph Mawman( Book )

9 editions published between 1805 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia by Samuel Johnson( Book )

3 editions published between 1801 and 1816 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnson's adaptation of the popular oriental tale displays his usual wit and perceptiveness; sceptical and probing, his tale nevertheless suggests that wisdom and self-knowledge need not be entirely beyond reach. This new edition relates Rasselas to Johnson's life and thought and to politics, society, and the global context of the Seven Years War
Elegant extracts, or, Useful and entertaining pieces of poetry : selected for the improvement of young persons ; being similar in design to Elegant extracts in prose by Vicesimus Knox( Book )

1 edition published in 1805 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The minstrel, or, The progress of genius : with some other poems. by James Beattie( Book )

2 editions published between 1805 and 1806 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The national debt in its true colours : with plans for its extinction by honest means by William Frend( Book )

2 editions published in 1817 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lectures in divinity : delivered in the University of Cambridge by John Hey( Book )

2 editions published in 1822 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The beauties of history; or, Pictures of virtue and vice, drawn from real life ; designed for the instruction and entertainment of youth by L. M Stretch( Book )

3 editions published between 1802 and 1815 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from various writers with commentary by Lyscombe Maltbee Stretch
Fables of Aesop and others by Aesop( Book )

4 editions published between 1805 and 1821 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treatise on the commerce and police of the River Thames by Patrick Colquhoun( Book )

2 editions published in 1800 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Joseph Mawman bookseller and publisher in London during first quarter of 19th century

Mawman, J. 1759-1827

Mawman, J. (Joseph), 1759-1827

Languages
English (49)