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Abbott, Edwin Abbott 1838-1926

Overview
Works: 293 works in 1,791 publications in 18 languages and 22,778 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Concordances  Film adaptations  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  History  Harmonies  Commentaries 
Roles: Author, Editor, Illustrator, Honoree, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: QA699, 530.11
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Most widely held works by Edwin Abbott Abbott
Flatland : a romance of many dimensions by Edwin Abbott Abbott( Book )

447 editions published between 1884 and 2015 in 19 languages and held by 6,624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narrated by A. Square, Flatland is Edwin A. Abbott's delightful mathematical fantasy about life in a two-dimensional world. All existence is limited to length and breadth in Flatland, its inhabitants unable even to imagine a third dimension. Abbott's amiable narrator provides an overview of this fantastic world--its physics and metaphysics, its history, customs, and religious beliefs. But when a strange visitor mysteriously appears and transports the incredredulous Flatlander to the Land of Three Dimensions, his worldview is forever shattered
A Shakespearian grammar; an attempt to illustrate some of the differences between Elizabethan and modern English by Edwin Abbott Abbott( Book )

230 editions published between 1869 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The finest and fullest guide to the peculiarities of Elizabethan syntax, grammar, and prosody, this volume addresses every idiomatic usage found in Shakespeare's works (with additional references to the works of Jonson, Bacon, and others). Its informative introduction, which compares Shakespearian and modern usage, is followed by sections on grammar (classified according to parts of speech) and prosody (focusing on pronunciation). The book concludes with an examination of the uses of metaphor and simile and a selection of notes and questions suitable for classroom use. Each of more than 500 cl
The annotated flatland : a romance of many dimensions by Edwin Abbott Abbott( Book )

16 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first-ever annotated edition of the beloved classic is beautifully illustrated and brilliantly brought to life for a new generation of readers. Published in 1884 by an English clergyman and headmaster, it is a fanciful tale of A. Square, a two-dimensional being visiting a three-dimensional world
A concordance to the works of Alexander Pope by Edwin Abbott( Book )

30 editions published between 1875 and 1984 in English and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This concordance applies to all poems contained in the first authorised edition of Pope's completed works, edited by Warburton in 1751, except the translations from the Greek and Latin, the adaptations of Chaucer, and the imitations of English poets."
St. Thomas of Canterbury : his death and miracles by Edwin Abbott Abbott( Book )

24 editions published between 1898 and 2007 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is the first part of a two-volume work on the famed English archbishop and saint Thomas Becket. The author focuses in particular on his death and miracles
Flatland a romance of many dimensions by Edwin Abbott Abbott( )

19 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the two-dimensional world known as Flatland, all existence is limited to length and breadth and its inhabitants unable even to imagine a third dimension. A Square chronicles the various facets of his world, including its physics and metaphysics, its history, customs, and religious beliefs. But when a strange visitor mysteriously appears and transports the incredulous Flatlander to Spaceland, a land of three dimensions, his worldview is forever shattered
Johannine grammar by Edwin Abbott Abbott( Book )

29 editions published between 1906 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work is both a textbook for reading and understanding Biblical, or Koine, Greek, and an exploration of textual problems in the Gospel of John
Francis Bacon, an account of his life and works by Edwin Abbott Abbott( Book )

22 editions published between 1885 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johannine vocabulary; a comparison of the words of the Fourth Gospel with those of the three by Edwin Abbott Abbott( Book )

29 editions published between 1905 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book compares the text of John's gospel with the other synoptic gospels and includes a detailed analysis of the words and writing styles of the Four Gospels
Philochristus : memoirs of a disciple of the Lord by Edwin Abbott Abbott( Book )

19 editions published between 1878 and 1978 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philomythus, an antidote against credulity : a discussion of Cardinal Newman's Essay on ecclesiastical miracles by Edwin Abbott Abbott( Book )

14 editions published in 1891 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to write clearly : rules and exercises on English composition by Edwin Abbott Abbott( Book )

73 editions published between 1872 and 2008 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to Write Clearly. Rules and Exercises on English Compostion - The Original Classic Edition
English lessons for English people by Edwin Abbott Abbott( Book )

44 editions published between 1871 and 2009 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Anglican career of Cardinal Newman by Edwin Abbott Abbott( Book )

12 editions published in 1892 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The common tradition of the synoptic Gospels : in the text of the Revised Version by Edwin Abbott Abbott( Book )

11 editions published between 1884 and 2006 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to parse an attempt to apply the principles of scholarship to English grammar : with appendixes on analyses, spelling, and punctuation by Edwin Abbott Abbott( Book )

48 editions published between 1875 and 1980 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This English grammar textbook contains an overview of the different parts of speech and appendixes on analysis, spelling and punctuation
The message of the Son of man by Edwin Abbott Abbott( Book )

11 editions published in 1909 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book examines the phrase "the Son of Man," found frequently throughout the New Testament, often from the lips of Jesus himself
Onesimus : memoirs of a disciple of St. Paul by Edwin Abbott Abbott( Book )

13 editions published between 1882 and 2005 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This historical novel is told from the point of view of first-century Christian Onesimus, a slave mentioned in the book of Philemon
Light on the Gospel from an ancient poet by Edwin Abbott Abbott( Book )

13 editions published between 1912 and 2009 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This commentary on the Song of Solomon views the text of the Old Testament book through the revelations of the New Testament
The spirit on the waters : the evolution of the divine from the human by Edwin Abbott Abbott( Book )

9 editions published between 1879 and 1897 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work of apologetics examines the New Testament and the history of the early church in search of historical, spiritual and rational reasons for Christian belief
 
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A Shakespearian grammar; an attempt to illustrate some of the differences between Elizabethan and modern EnglishThe annotated flatland : a romance of many dimensionsSt. Thomas of Canterbury : his death and miraclesFlatland a romance of many dimensionsJohannine grammarHow to write clearly : rules and exercises on English compositionThe common tradition of the synoptic Gospels : in the text of the Revised VersionOnesimus : memoirs of a disciple of St. Paul