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Caxton, William

Overview
Works: 30 works in 115 publications in 3 languages and 255 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Bibliography  Legends  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Prayers and devotions  Romances  Exhibition catalogs  Quotations  Sources 
Roles: Author, Adapter, Translator, Other, Editor, Printer, Honoree
Classifications: BX4654, B
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Most widely held works about William Caxton
 
Most widely held works by William Caxton
The prologues and epilogues of William Caxton by William Caxton( Book )

16 editions published between 1928 and 1999 in English and English, Middle and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Godeffroy of Boloyne; or, The siege and conqueste of Jerusalem by William( Book )

14 editions published between 1893 and 2008 in English and English, Middle and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The golden legend of Jacobus de Voragine by Jacobus( )

15 editions published between 1483 and 2012 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicting the lives of the saints in an array of factual and fictional stories, The Golden Legend was perhaps the most widely read book, after the Bible, during the late Middle Ages. It was compiled around 1260 by Jacobus de Voragine, a scholarly friar and later archbishop of Genoa, whose purpose was to captivate, encourage, and edify the faithful, while preserving a vast store of information pertaining to the legends and traditions of the church. In this translation, the first in English of the complete text, William Granger Ryan captures the immediacy of this rich work, which offer
Caxton's Mirrour of the world by William Caxton( Book )

13 editions published between 1913 and 1999 in English and English, Middle and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Blanchardyn and Eglantine] by William Caxton( )

3 editions published between 1490 and 1962 in English and English, Middle and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1890
Caxton's Blanchardyn and Eglantine c. 1489. From Lord Spencer's unique imperfect copy, completed by the original French and the second English version of 1595 by William Caxton( Book )

7 editions published between 1890 and 1962 in 3 languages and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caxton's own prose by William Caxton( Book )

3 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Caxton : a quincentenary biography of England's first printer by George D Painter( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The right plesaunt and goodly historie of the foure sonnes of Aymon by William Caxton( Book )

4 editions published between 1884 and 2010 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of curtesye by Francis Jenkinson( Book )

5 editions published between 1883 and 1973 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dictes and sayings of the philosophers : a facsimile reproduction of the first book printed in England by William Caxton in 1477 by Abū al-Wafāʼ Mubashshir ibn Fātik( Book )

6 editions published between 1877 and 1974 in English and English, Middle and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Translated by Earl Rivers
The biography and typography of William Caxton, England's first printer by William Blades( Book )

2 editions published between 1877 and 1971 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quattuor sermones( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in Undetermined and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caxton : an American contribution to the quincentenary celebration by Susan Otis Thompson( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Caxton by Frieda Elaine Penninger( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fifteen O's and other prayers by William Caxton( Book )

4 editions published between 1869 and 1877 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Caxton by Bodleian Library( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The prologues and epilogues of William Caxton
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Godeffroy of Boloyne; or, The siege and conqueste of Jerusalem