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Taylor, Bayard 1825-1878

Overview
Works: 1,137 works in 4,194 publications in 4 languages and 42,262 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Illustrated works  Tragedies (Drama)  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Dictionaries  History  Political fiction  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Lyricist, Contributor, Other, Honoree, Creator, Compiler, Author of introduction, Librettist
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Faust : a tragedy : backgrounds and sources, the author on the drama, contemporary reactions, modern criticism by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Book )

261 editions published between 1856 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 4,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Based on the legend of Doctor Faust, who sold his soul to the Devil in exchange for infinite knowledge, Goethe's Faust stands as a compelling symbolic treatment of man's creative aspirations."--Back cover
Beauty and the beast and Tales of home by Bayard Taylor( )

17 editions published between 1872 and 2018 in English and held by 1,764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Views a-foot, or, Europe seen with knapsack and staff by Bayard Taylor( )

139 editions published between 1846 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eldorado; or, Adventures in the path of empire: comprising a voyage to California, via Panama; life in San Francisco and Monterey; pictures of the gold region, and experiences of Mexican travel by Bayard Taylor( Book )

82 editions published between 1850 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bayard Taylor (1825-1878) was already a well-established writer when he traveled to California as special correspondent for the New York Tribune in the summer of 1849. On his return to New York, Taylor established himself not only as one of America's great travel writers but as a true man of letters, producing distinguished novels and poems as well as nonfiction for the next quarter century. Eldorado (1850) consists of Taylor's rewritten dispatches to his paper. Volume 2 tells of the 1849 elections, horseback tours of the Sierras, gold camps on the Mokelumne River, analysis of the 1849 overland emigration, San Francisco social and cultural life, and a return to the East with stops in Guadalajara, Mazatlàn, Mexico City, Popcateptel, and Vera Cruz. Thomas Butler King's official report on California, 22 March 1850, is printed as an appendix
A journey to central Africa : or, Life and landscapes from Egypt to the Negro kingdoms of the White Nile. [1852] by Bayard Taylor( Book )

84 editions published between 1854 and 2000 in English and held by 1,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hannah Thurston: a story of American life by Bayard Taylor( Book )

77 editions published between 1863 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hannah Thurston ... the daughter of Quaker parents, has herself been brought up a Quaker, but has strayed beyond the limits prescribed by George Fox and Robert Barclay, and can hardly be said to be a Quaker at all. She has made humanity her God, and philanthropy her worship. She has devoted herself body and soul to the assertion of woman's rights, and insists that woman has a right to be treated as a man, to enter public life, or to enter any public career, as a man, or to vote or be voted for as a man. She is, or wishes to be, a man-woman, and to force all men to recognize and respect her manly claims ..."--Brownson's Quarterly Review, July, 1864
The story of Kennett by Bayard Taylor( Book )

81 editions published between 1866 and 2018 in English and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poetical works of Bayard Taylor by Bayard Taylor( Book )

48 editions published between 1879 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A visit to India, China, and Japan, in the year 1853 by Bayard Taylor( Book )

61 editions published between 1855 and 2016 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travels in Arabia by Bayard Taylor( )

42 editions published between 1872 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in German literature by Bayard Taylor( Book )

47 editions published between 1879 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Japan in our day by Bayard Taylor( Book )

33 editions published between 1872 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beauty and the beast, and Tales of home by Bayard Taylor( Book )

38 editions published between 1872 and 2004 in English and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colorado: a summer trip by Bayard Taylor( Book )

27 editions published between 1867 and 2012 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Northern travel: summer and winter pictures of Sweden, Denmark, and Lapland by Bayard Taylor( Book )

56 editions published between 1857 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramatic works of Bayard Taylor by Bayard Taylor( Book )

36 editions published between 1880 and 2016 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joseph and his friend : a story of Pennsylvania by Bayard Taylor( Book )

62 editions published between 1870 and 2013 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At home and abroad: a sketch-book of life, scenery and men by Bayard Taylor( Book )

66 editions published between 1859 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Travels in Greece and Russia, with an excursion to Crete by Bayard Taylor( Book )

47 editions published between 1859 and 2012 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life and letters of Bayard Taylor by Bayard Taylor( Book )

4 editions published between 1884 and 1885 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Faust : a tragedy : backgrounds and sources, the author on the drama, contemporary reactions, modern criticism
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The story of KennettStudies in German literatureJoseph and his friend : a story of PennsylvaniaAt home and abroad: a sketch-book of life, scenery and menEldorado : adventures in the path of empireSelected letters of Bayard Taylor
Alternative Names
Bayard Taylor

Bayard Taylor Amerikaans dichter (1825-1878)

Bayard Taylor amerikansk diplomat och poet

Bayard Taylor amerikansk diplomat og poet

Bayard Taylor északamerikai utazó, diplomata, író és költő.

Bayard Taylor US-amerikanischer Reiseschriftsteller und Dichter

Taylor B.

Taylor, Bayard

Taylor, Bayard 1825-1878

Taylor Bayard James

Taylor, James Bayard.

Taylor James Bayard 1825-1878

Тейлор Б.

Тейлор, Бейярд американский дипломат, поэт, журналист, критик, переводчик

בייארד טיילור

بایر تیلور

ベアード・テイラー

貝亞德·泰勒

Languages
English (1,442)

German (9)

Turkish (1)

Japanese (1)