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Sparks, Jared 1789-1866

Works: 810 works in 1,857 publications in 2 languages and 19,979 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Sources  Portraits  Records and correspondence  Bibliography  Periodicals  Juvenile works  Sermons  Controversial literature 
Roles: Author, Editor, Former owner, Signer, Correspondent, Inscriber, Other, Composer, Translator
Classifications: AC1, 051
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Most widely held works about Jared Sparks
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Most widely held works by Jared Sparks
The life of George Washington by Jared Sparks( Book )
111 editions published between 1837 and 2006 in English and German and held by 1,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biography of George Washington (1732-1799), first President of the United States. Vol. 2 contains chapters 21-40, covering the period between the summer of 1776 (and the subsequent winter at Valley Forge) to the death of George Washington after his presidency. Thus this volume covers most of his command of the Revolutionary Army, his chairmanship of the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia, and his two terms as President. The chapters chiefly deal with his military and political life, rather than his personal life
The library of American biography by Jared Sparks( Book )
54 editions published between 1834 and 1864 in English and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Correspondence of the American Revolution : being letters of eminent men to George Washington, from the time of his taking command of the army to the end of his presidency by Jared Sparks( Book )
21 editions published between 1853 and 1975 in English and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Manuscript of "The Correspondence of the American Revolution: Being Letters of Eminent Men to George Washington, from the Time of his Taking Command of the Army to the End of his Presidency," edited by Sparks (Boston: Little, Brown, 1853). The four volumes contain the manuscript copies of the letters with editorial notations which were used for publication
The life of Dr. Benjamin Franklin by Benjamin Franklin( )
31 editions published between 1840 and 1860 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of John Ledyard, the American traveller comprising selections from his journals and correspondence by Jared Sparks( Book )
36 editions published between 1827 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reisebeschreibung, Nordamerika, 19. Jahrhundert
A reply to the strictures of Lord Mahon and others on the mode of editing the writings of Washington by Jared Sparks( )
18 editions published between 1852 and 2000 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lectures on modern history from the irruption of the northern nations to the close of the American Revolution by William Smyth( )
25 editions published between 1841 and 1860 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The North American review ( )
in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vols. 277-230, no. 2 include Stuff and nonsense, v. 5-6, no. 8, Jan. 1929-Aug. 1930
The life and treason of Benedict Arnold by Jared Sparks( )
24 editions published between 1835 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Unitarian miscellany and Christian monitor ( )
in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Miscellany was edited by Jared Sparks until 1823 and was continued through Dec. 1824 by F.W.P. Greenwood. It published articles on doctrine, discussions of Calvinism, and much on Unitarianism, including the history of Unitarianism, as well as sermons, memoirs, letters, essays, poetry, obituary notices, and ordinations. Cf. American periodicals, 1741-1900
Life of John Eliot, the apostle to the Indians by Convers Francis( Book )
6 editions published between 1836 and 1936 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Works of the late Dr. Benjamin Franklin consisting of his Life, written by himself. Together with Essays, humorous, moral, and literary. Chiefly in the manner of the Spectator by Benjamin Franklin( Book )
22 editions published between 1840 and 1986 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of popular pieces published together with a re-translation of the autobiography from the French translation of Gibelin and Steuber's continuation. Originally intended for issue in 1791; first publication was delayed until 1793
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Audience level: 0.76 (from 0.28 for The life o ... to 0.96 for A scintill ...)
Alternative Names
Sparks, J. 1789-1866
Sparks, J. (Jared), 1789-1866
Sparks, Jacob 1789-1866
Sparks, Jared
スパークス, ジエー
English (667)
German (1)