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Croker, John Wilson 1780-1857

Overview
Works: 880 works in 1,598 publications in 1 language and 9,512 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Sources  Records and correspondence  Poetry  Diaries  Trials, litigation, etc  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Editor, Compiler, Composer, Recipient, Honoree, Correspondent, Translator, Other
Classifications: PR3533, 828.609
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Wilson Croker
A sketch of the state of Ireland, past and present by John Wilson Croker ( )
51 editions published between 1808 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A letter from the king to his people by John Wilson Croker ( )
50 editions published between 1820 and 1821 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Written in the form of a letter from George IV. on the subject of his separation from Queen Caroline
The works of Alexander Pope by Alexander Pope ( Book )
23 editions published between 1871 and 1967 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A key to the orders in council by John Wilson Croker ( Book )
22 editions published in 1812 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Memoirs of the reign of George the Second : from his accession to the death of Queen Caroline by John Hervey Hervey ( Book )
31 editions published between 1848 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letters to and from Henrietta, countess of Suffolk, and her second husband, the Hon. George Berkeley; from 1712 to 1767 by Henrietta Hobart Howard Suffolk ( Book )
7 editions published in 1824 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essays on the early period of the French Revolution by John Wilson Croker ( Book )
17 editions published between 1857 and 2010 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The new Whig guide by Henry John Temple Palmerston ( Book )
10 editions published between 1819 and 1971 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The works of Alexander Pope by Alexander Pope ( Book )
3 editions published between 1871 and 1967 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Croker papers. The correspondence and diaries of the late Right Honourable John Wilson Croker ... secretary to the Admiralty from 1809 to 1830 by John Wilson Croker ( Book )
11 editions published between 1884 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Familiar epistles to Frederick Jones, Esq., on the present state of the Irish stage ; The Amazioniad ; or, Figure and fashion ; Histrionic epistles ; The battles of Talavera by John Wilson Croker ( Book )
19 editions published between 1803 and 1979 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two letters on Scottish affairs by John Wilson Croker ( )
16 editions published between 1826 and 1926 in English and Undetermined and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Battles of Talavera a poem by John Wilson Croker ( Book )
22 editions published between 1809 and 1816 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miscellaneous poetry, 1810-1819
The Croker papers, 1808-1857 by John Wilson Croker ( Book )
9 editions published between 1884 and 1967 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For more than twenty years, Croker was Secretary of the Admiralty and a powerful debater in the House of Commons. He was a favourite with George IV and a friend of the Duke of Wellington, Sir Robert Peel and many other notable characters of the time. He had his literary side, and for most of his life contributed regular articles to the "Quarterly Review" including a fierce attack on Keats' newly published "Endymion". These papers first published in 1884, gives an account of the principal political happenings, the behind the scene discussions and the gossip of the first half of the nineteenth century, viewed from the stand point of a leading figure in the Tory party. They are also notable for their record of many saying and opinions of the Duke of Wellington on the chief event of his own career
The life of Samuel Johnson. Including a Journal of his tour to the Hebrides by James Boswell ( Book )
19 editions published between 1846 and 1871 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Life of Johnson by James Boswell ( Book )
28 editions published between 1847 and 1890 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Boswell's biography of the writer Samuel Johnson
The life of Samuel Johnson : including a journal of a tour to the Hebrides by James Boswell ( Book )
13 editions published in 1831 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Substance of the speech of John Wilson Croker, Esq. in the House of Commons on Monday, 4th May, 1819 on the Roman Catholic question by John Wilson Croker ( )
5 editions published in 1819 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Memoirs of the embassy of the Marshal de Bassompierre to the court of England in 1626 by François de Bassompierre ( Book )
5 editions published in 1819 in English and Undetermined and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The letters on the subject of the naval war with America which appeared in the Courier, under the signature of Nereus by John Wilson Croker ( Book )
6 editions published between 1813 and 1987 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Author of stories for children 1780-1857
Crocker, John Wilson 1780-1857
Croker, J. W. 1780-1857
Croker, John W.
Croker, John W. 1780-1857
Croker, John Wilson
J.W.C. 1780-1857
J. W. C (John Wilson Croker), 1780-1857
Stories for children, Author of 1780-1857
Waverley, Edward Bradwardine 1780-1857
Wilson Croker, John 1780-1857
Languages
English (436)
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