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Thomson, James 1834-1882

Overview
Works: 207 works in 529 publications in 3 languages and 10,043 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Controversial literature  Miscellanea  Records and correspondence  Musical settings 
Roles: Translator, Librettist, Lyricist
Classifications: PR5657, 821
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Most widely held works by James Thomson
The city of dreadful night by James Thomson ( )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 1,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The city of dreadful night, and other poems by James Thomson ( Book )
77 editions published between 1874 and 2011 in English and held by 1,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This long poem written by Scottish author James Thomson is a notable literary accomplishment on several levels. It offers a no-holds-barred account of the seedy underbelly of London's nightlife in the late nineteenth century that stands in sharp contrast to the more popular vision that was advanced in many other Victorian-era novels and poems. On another level, the poem is an eloquent description of the despair one can fall into after losing one's faith -- whether in a higher power
The speedy extinction of evil and misery; selected prose of James Thomson (B.V.) by James Thomson ( Book )
5 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poems and some letters by James Thomson ( Book )
9 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Walt Whitman, the man and the poet by James Thomson ( Book )
25 editions published between 1910 and 2003 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biographical and critical studies by James Thomson ( Book )
11 editions published between 1896 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Satires and profanities by James Thomson ( Book )
7 editions published between 1884 and 1890 in English and Undetermined and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vane's story, Weddah and Om-el-Bonain, and other poems by James Thomson ( Book )
10 editions published in 1881 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essays and phantasies by James Thomson ( Book )
9 editions published between 1881 and 2008 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poems of James Thomson, "B.V." by James Thomson ( Book )
2 editions published in 1927 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essays, dialogues and thoughts (Operette morali and Pensieri) of Giacomo Leopardi by Giacomo Leopardi ( Book )
2 editions published between 1905 and 1978 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poems, essays and fragments by James Thomson ( Book )
9 editions published between 1892 and 2007 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shelley a poem : with other writings relating to Shelley by James Thomson ( Book )
3 editions published in 1884 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selections from original contributions by James Thomson to Cope's tobacco plant by James Thomson ( Book )
6 editions published between 1889 and 2007 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Novalis and the poets of pessimism : with an English translation by James Thomson ("B.V.") of Hymns to night ( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shelley, a poem : with other writings relating to Shelley, to which is added an essay on the poems of William Blake by James Thomson ( Book )
9 editions published in 1884 in English and Undetermined and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The city of dreadful night, and other poems; being a selection from the poetical works of James Thomson ("B.V.") by James Thomson ( Book )
12 editions published between 1899 and 1934 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poems and some letters of James Thomson by James Thomson ( Book )
10 editions published between 1927 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Madrigal and minstrelsy by Juliet Raphael ( )
1 edition published in 1927 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lady of sorrow by James Thomson ( Book )
2 editions published between 1901 and 1913 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Audience level: 0.67 (from 0.25 for The city o ... to 0.96 for Cup-bearer ...)
Alternative Names
B. V.
B. V., 1834-1882
Bysshe Vanolis.
Thompson, James, 1834-1882
Thomson, ... 1834-1882
Thomson, J.
Thomson, Jacobus 1834-1882
Thomson, Jacques 1834-1882
Thomson, Jakob 1834-1882
Tomson, James 1834-1882
V., B., 1834-1882
Languages
English (284)
German (8)
French (2)
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