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Stevenson, Joseph 1806-1895

Overview
Works: 718 works in 1,637 publications in 10 languages and 12,116 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Church history  Hymns  Biography  Manuscripts 
Roles: Editor, Author, Translator, Other, Composer, Speaker
Classifications: DA25, 942.01
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Most widely held works by Joseph Stevenson
Chronicon monasterii de Abingdon by Joseph Stevenson( )

14 editions published between 1858 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters and papers illustrative of the wars of the English in France during the reign of Henry the Sixth, King of England by James Gairdner( )

40 editions published between 1861 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This two-volume compilation contains the texts of documents in Latin, Middle French and Middle English (with translations and abstracts) concerning the later phases of the Hundred Years' War, focusing on the period 1423-50. Published between 1861 and 1864, it was edited by Joseph Stevenson (1807-95), a Northumbrian archivist and clergyman who had been instrumental in persuading the British government to sponsor the Rolls Series project. Stevenson transcribed and translated material from archival sources in France and England, including the Registers of the Grants issued by the English government in France from 1420 to 1433 and the Privy Seal collection. The introduction to Volume 1 outlines the political instability and shifting alliances that underlay the hostilities, and the subjects of the texts range from court matters and diplomacy to finance and military logistics. This primary source material reveals fascinating details about a pivotal period in European history
Letters and papers illustrative of the wars of the English in France during the reign of Henry the Sixth, King of England by Joseph Stevenson( )

15 editions published between 1861 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This two-volume compilation contains the texts of documents in Latin, Middle French and Middle English (with translations and abstracts) concerning the later phases of the Hundred Years' War, focusing on the period 1423–50. Published between 1861 and 1864, it was edited by Joseph Stevenson (1807–95), a Northumbrian archivist and clergyman who had been instrumental in persuading the British government to sponsor the Rolls Series project. Stevenson transcribed and translated material from archival sources in France and England, including the Registers of the Grants issued by the English government in France from 1420 to 1433 and the Privy Seal collection. The Preface to Volume 2, Part 1 outlines key events from the 1435 Treaty of Arras to 1445, and the texts, all from French archives, relate mainly to diplomatic and financial matters. They include fascinating details such as a large order for French wine from the Dowager Queen Katherine.--
Letters and papers illustrative of the wars of the English in France during the reign of Henry the Sixth, King of England( )

6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters and papers illustrative of the wars of the English in France during the reign of Henry the Sixth, King of England( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicon monasterii de Abingdon by Abingdon Abbey( Book )

16 editions published between 1858 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narratives of the expulsion of the English from Normandy, MCCCCXLIX-MCCCCL by Joseph Stevenson( Book )

28 editions published between 1863 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters and papers illustrative of the wars of the English in France during the reign of Henry the Sixth, king of England by Joseph Stevenson( Book )

12 editions published in 1861 in 3 languages and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gildas De excidio Britanniæ by Gildas( Book )

17 editions published between 1838 and 1964 in 4 languages and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The correspondence of Robert Bowes, of Aske, esquire, the ambassador of Queen Elizabeth in the court of Scotland by Robert Bowes( Book )

7 editions published between 1842 and 2014 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nennii Historia Britonum by Nennius( Book )

22 editions published between 1838 and 1964 in 3 languages and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and death of King James the First of Scotland by Joseph Stevenson( Book )

8 editions published between 1837 and 1973 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rituale Ecclesiæ Dunelmensis, nunc primum typis mandatum by Catholic Church( Book )

17 editions published between 1839 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ritual of the Anglo-Saxon church of Durham
The history of Mary Stewart, from the murder of Riccio until her flight into England by Claude Nau( Book )

7 editions published between 1883 and 2007 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Church historians of England( Book )

8 editions published in 1853 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Towneley mysteries by James Raine( Book )

4 editions published in 1836 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liber vitae Ecclesiae dunelmensis; nec non obituaria duo ejusdem ecclesiae by Durham Cathedral( Book )

8 editions published between 1841 and 1851 in English and Latin and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains church records of Durham
The Latin hymns of the Anglo-Saxon church, with an interlinear Anglo-Saxon gloss by Catholic Church( Book )

16 editions published between 1851 and 1860 in 4 languages and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Lindisfarne and Rushworth Gospels. Now first printed from the original manuscripts in the British Museum and the Bodleian Library( Book )

7 editions published in 1865 in Latin and English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The life and death of King James the First of Scotland
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Rituale Ecclesiæ Dunelmensis, nunc primum typis mandatumThe history of Mary Stewart, from the murder of Riccio until her flight into England
Alternative Names
Joseph Stevenson archivaris

Joseph Stevenson archivero británico

Joseph Stevenson British archivist

Stephenson, J. 1806-1895

Stephenson, J. (Joseph), 1806-1895

Stephenson, Joseph.

Stephenson, Joseph 1806-1895

Stevenson, J.

Stevenson, J. 1806-1895

Stevenson, J. (Joseph)

Stevenson, J. (Joseph), 1806-1895

Stevenson, J. P.

Stevenson, Joseph

Stevenson Josephus 1806-1895

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