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Giles, J. A. (John Allen) 1808-1884

Overview
Works: 666 works in 1,761 publications in 7 languages and 13,882 library holdings
Genres: History  Church history  Sources  Legends  Biography  Arthurian romances  Folklore  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Manuscripts 
Roles: Editor, Author, Translator, Creator, Honoree, ed, Adapter
Classifications: BR746, 942.01
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Most widely held works about J. A Giles
 
Most widely held works by J. A Giles
William of Malmesbury's Chronicle of the kings of England : from the earliest period to the reign of King Stephen by William( Book )

43 editions published between 1847 and 2012 in English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Venerable Bede's Ecclesiastical history of England. Also the Anglo-Saxon chronicle by Bede( Book )

61 editions published between 1847 and 2009 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six old English chronicles by J. A Giles( Book )

50 editions published between 1848 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The whole works of Roger Ascham, now first collected and revised, with a life of the author by Roger Ascham( Book )

22 editions published between 1864 and 1970 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles of the Crusades : being contemporary narratives of the crusade of Richard Coeur de Lion by Richard( Book )

24 editions published between 1848 and 2010 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book offers a fascinating insight into the life of Richard the Lionheart, being a collection of writings by the King's contemporaries who documented Richard's activities during the Third Crusade and more
The Anglo-Saxon chronicle( Book )

4 editions published between 1912 and 2007 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an online version of the "Anglo-Saxon Chronicle," provided by Britannia.com, LLC. Explains that the "Anglo-Saxon Chronicle," a chronology of British history, was originally ordered to be compiled by Alfred the Great (849-899), the King of Wessex, in about 890 and that the document was maintained and added to until the middle of the 12th century
Roger of Wendover's Flowers of history, Comprising the history of England from the descent of the Saxons to A.D. 1235; formerly ascribed to Matthew Paris by Matthew Paris( Book )

46 editions published between 1849 and 2014 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manuscript on parchment of Matthew of Westminster, Flores historiarum. Written presumably at the Cluniac priory of St. Saviour, Bermondsey, Surrey
Matthew Paris's English history. From the year 1235 to 1273 by Matthew Paris( Book )

13 editions published between 1854 and 1953 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geoffrey of Monmouth by Geoffrey( Book )

30 editions published between 1813 and 1969 in Latin and English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1842 volume contains a history of Britain, in which Geoffrey of Monmouth theorizes on the origins of Stonehenge
The whole works of King Alfred the Great, with preliminary essays, illustrative of the history, arts, and manners, of the ninth century by Alfred( Book )

14 editions published between 1852 and 1978 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memorials of King Alfred, being essays on the history and antiquities of England during the ninth century, the age of King Alfred, by various authors by J. A Giles( Book )

13 editions published between 1861 and 1969 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English history from the year 1235 to 1273 by Matthew Paris( Book )

11 editions published between 1852 and 1968 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anecdota Bedae, Lanfranci, et aliorum. Inedited tracts, letters, poems, &c. of Venerable Bede, Lanfranc, Tatwin, and others by J. A Giles( Book )

25 editions published between 1850 and 1967 in 5 languages and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vita quorundum Anglo-Saxonum. Original lives of Anglo-Saxons and others who lived before the conquest by J. A Giles( Book )

16 editions published between 1854 and 1967 in Latin and English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicon Angliae Petriburgense by J. A Giles( Book )

21 editions published between 1845 and 1967 in 3 languages and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the English Church and people by Bede( Book )

33 editions published between 1347 and 2007 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An accurate and readable version of Bede's work in modern English where "we realize even more clearly that the past is not dead and done with, but a force to be reckoned with, silently moulding the present and the future." [Introduction]
La révolte du conte de Warwick contre le roi Edward IV. Revolt of the Earl of Warwick against King Edward IV by J. A Giles( Book )

15 editions published between 1849 and 1967 in 6 languages and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mulierum latinarum by J. A Giles( Book )

5 editions published in 1840 in Latin and English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nennii Historia Britonum by Nennius( Book )

10 editions published between 1841 and 2007 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Roger of Wendover's Flowers of history, Comprising the history of England from the descent of the Saxons to A.D. 1235; formerly ascribed to Matthew Paris
Alternative Names
G, J. A. 1808-1884

G., J. A. (John Allen Giles), 1808-1884

Giles, I.A. 1808-1884

Giles, J.A.

Giles, J.A. 1808-1884

Giles, Joannes Allen 1808-1884

Giles, Johannes A. 1808-1884

Giles, Johannes Allen 1808-1884

Giles, John Allen

Giles, John Allen 1808-1884

Gilles, J. A.

Gilles, J. A. 1808-1884

J. A. G 1808-1884

J. A. G. (John Allen Giles), 1808-1884

John Allen Giles Historian

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Chronicles of the Crusades : being contemporary narratives of the crusade of Richard Coeur de LionThe Anglo-Saxon chronicleRoger of Wendover's Flowers of history, Comprising the history of England from the descent of the Saxons to A.D. 1235; formerly ascribed to Matthew ParisMatthew Paris's English history. From the year 1235 to 1273A history of the English Church and peopleNennii Historia Britonum