WorldCat Identities

Major, John 1782-1849

Overview
Works: 47 works in 160 publications in 1 language and 1,447 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography  Fiction  Juvenile works  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Biography  Anecdotes  Humor  Records and correspondence  Terminology  Miscellanea 
Roles: Editor, Publisher
Classifications: SH433, 799.12
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by John Major, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by John Major
The compleat angler by Izaak Walton ( Book )
70 editions published between 1800 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Subtitled “A Contemplative Man's Recreation. In 1653 Izaak Walton first published this compendium of information, anecdotes, lore, song, quotations, and verse about fishing. Walton was then aided by his friend Charles Cotton in coming out with new editions over the next 25 years. Of course, this classic literary work includes plenty of tips on fishing, bait, lines, flies, and more
A bibliographical, antiquarian and picturesque tour in France and Germany by Thomas Frognall Dibdin ( Book )
1 edition published in 1829 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life and adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York mariner by Daniel Defoe ( )
14 editions published between 1831 and 1896 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During one of his several adventurous voyages in the 1600s, an Englishman becomes the sole survivor of a shipwreck and lives for nearly thirty years on a deserted island
The library companion : or, The young man's guide, and the old man's comfort, in the choice of a library by Thomas Frognall Dibdin ( Book )
1 edition published in 1824 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pages 442-444 contain a review of Matthew Flinders' Voyage to Terra Australis
The complete angler, or, The comtemplative man's recreation, of Izaak Walton and Charles Cotton by Izaak Walton ( Book )
in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hogarth moralized : a complete edition of the most capital and admired works of William Hogarth, accompanied by concise and comprehensive explanations of their moral tendency by William Hogarth ( Book )
5 editions published in 1841 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The complete angler, or The contemplative man's recreation of Izaak Walton and Charles Cotton by Izaak Walton ( Book )
8 editions published between 1881 and 1925 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The complete angler of Izaak Walton and Charles Cotton : extensively embellished with engravings on copper and wood ... by Izaak Walton ( Book )
6 editions published between 1823 and 1904 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The complete angler : or The contemplative man's recreation ; with fifty steel engravings, seventy-four wood engravings, and six original etchings and two portraits by Izaak Walton ( Book )
1 edition published in 1885 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To all lovers of The library companion a brother philobiblist offereth this merry and conceited song by Thomas Frognall Dibdin ( Book )
3 editions published in 1825 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A poetical description of Bartholomew fair; by one under a hood ( Book )
2 editions published in 1837 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lives of John Donne, Sir Henry Wotton, Richard Hooker, George Herbert and Robert Sanderson by Izaak Walton ( Book )
1 edition published in 1825 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rational madness: a song, for the lovers of curious and rare books: by John Major ( Book )
1 edition published in 1830 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rational madness: a song, for the lovers of curious and rare books: adapted to the popular tune of "Liberty Hall" by John Major ( Book )
1 edition published in 1813 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Complete Angler ... Edited by John Major, etc by Izaak Walton ( Book )
2 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The complete angler ; to which is added A treatise on flies and fly-hooks, with ten plates, coloured by hand, representing 120 flies, natural and artificial by Izaak Walton ( Book )
1 edition published in 1889 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Major, J. 1782-1849
Major, J. (John), 1782-1849
Languages
English (128)