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Forster, John 1812-1876

Overview
Works: 939 works in 2,379 publications in 5 languages and 14,147 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Catalogs  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Manuscripts  Sources  Biographies  Diaries  Church history 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Contributor, Honoree, Other, Recipient
Classifications: PR4581, B
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The life of Charles Dickens by John Forster( Book )

386 editions published between 1800 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 3,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First edition, the original text inlaid to folio sheets, extra-illustrated with ca. 2060 engravings, drawings, portraits, autographs, theater posters, wrappers of serial parts, periodical clippings and other material, including: 130 autograph letters, notes and documents; 178 portraits and caricatures of Dickens; 461 portraits of other persons; ca. 1200 book illustrations and views; and specimen wrappers from original serial parts
Bulwer and Macready; a chronicle of the early Victorian theatre by Edward Bulwer Lytton Lytton( Book )

6 editions published between 1958 and 1986 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and times of Oliver Goldsmith by John Forster( Book )

72 editions published between 1848 and 2017 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Charles Dickens : the illustrated edition by John Forster( Book )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Forster's original three-volume text is abridged and brought to life with the addition of illuminating extracts from Dickens' own work and from recent criticism, biography and fiction
Walter Savage Landor. A biography by John Forster( Book )

30 editions published between 1869 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir John Eliot : a biography, 1590-1632 by John Forster( Book )

38 editions published between 1864 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Oliver Goldsmith by John Forster( Book )

38 editions published between 1848 and 1971 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The chronicles of James I, king of Aragon, surnamed the Conqueror by James( Book )

27 editions published between 1883 and 2010 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Jonathan Swift by John Forster( Book )

29 editions published between 1875 and 2012 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Savage Landor; a biography by John Forster( Book )

9 editions published between 1869 and 1972 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

V. 1. 1775-1821 -- v. 2. 1822-1864
Historical and biographical essays by John Forster( Book )

13 editions published between 1858 and 1972 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The debates on the grand remonstrance, November and December, 1641. With an introductory essay on English freedom under Plantagenet & Tudor sovereigns by John Forster( Book )

17 editions published in 1860 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Grand Remonstrance was a list of grievances presented to King Charles I of England by the English Parliament on 1 December 1641, but passed by the House of Commons on 22 November 1641, during the Long Parliament. It was one of the chief events which were to precipitate the English Civil War"--Wikipedia, viewed March 13, 2017
Arrest of the five members by Charles the First. A chapter of English history rewritten by John Forster( Book )

12 editions published between 1860 and 2010 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The statesmen of the commonwealth of England; with a treatise on the popular progress in English history by John Forster( Book )

5 editions published between 1846 and 1858 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and adventures of Oliver Goldsmith : a biography in four books by John Forster( Book )

15 editions published between 1848 and 1990 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatic essays by John Forster( Book )

11 editions published in 1896 in English and Undetermined and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memorials of John Hampden, his party and his times by George Nugent Grenville Nugent( Book )

14 editions published between 1860 and 1908 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and times of Oliver Goldsmith by John Forster( Book )

6 editions published in 1854 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eminent British statesmen by John Forster( Book )

11 editions published in 1839 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The life of Charles DickensThe life of Charles Dickens : the illustrated edition
Alternative Names
Forster, J. 1812-1876

Forster, J. (John), 1812-1876

John Forster biographe, critique littéraire et essayiste

John Forster Brits literatuurcriticus (1812-1876)

John Forster critico letterario, scrittore e biografo inglese

John Forster English biographer and critic

Джон Форстер

ジョン・フォスター (伝記作家)

フォースター, ジョン

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The life and times of Oliver GoldsmithThe life of Charles Dickens : the illustrated editionThe life of Jonathan Swift