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Kingsley, Charles 1819-1875

Overview
Works: 2,163 works in 9,147 publications in 11 languages and 87,162 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Biography  Apologetic writings  Bibliography  Records and correspondence  Christian fiction  Fairy tales  Controversial literature 
Roles: Author, Editor, Lyricist, Composer, Dedicatee, Arranger, Honoree, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR4842, 823.8
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The water-babies by Charles Kingsley( Book )

886 editions published between 1800 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 5,942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Tom, a sooty little chimney sweep with a great longing to be clean, who is stolen by fairies and turned into a water baby
The heroes by Charles Kingsley( Book )

465 editions published between 900 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories based on the Greek myths about Perseus, Jason and the Argonauts, Theseus, and the twelve labors of Heracles
Hypatia by Charles Kingsley( Book )

369 editions published between 1800 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the life of the philosopher Hypatia, and tells the story of a young monk called Philammon who travels to Alexandria, where he becomes mixed up in the political and religious battles of the day
Westward ho! by Charles Kingsley( Book )

294 editions published between 1855 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during the reign of Elizabeth I, Kingsley's novel follows the adventures of Amyas Leigh as he battles pirates on the high seas, hunts for treasure in the Caribbean, sets out to rescue his beloved Rose Salterne, and joins with Francis Drake to confront the Spanish Armada.--From publisher description
Alton Locke, tailor and poet : an autobiography by Charles Kingsley( Book )

205 editions published between 1187 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De strijd van de arbeiders in de tweede helft van de l9e eeuw in Engeland tegen hun gruwelijke arbeidsomstandigheden en het hongerloon dat zij verdienden
Westward ho! or, The voyages and adventures of Sir Amyas Leigh, Knight, of Burrough, in the County of Devon, in the reign of her most glorious majesty, Queen Elizabeth, rendered into modern English by Charles Kingsley( Book )

176 editions published between 1855 and 2006 in English and held by 1,450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This vibrant novel captures the daring spirit of hte adventurers who shaold with Sir Francis Drake
Apologia pro vita sua by John Henry Newman( Book )

23 editions published between 1913 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents John Henry Newman's autobiographical response to a public attack on his personal integrity by novelist Charles Kingsley in 1863, who was critical and suspicious of Newman's abandonment of Anglicanism for the Church of Rome, and includes a defense of Catholicism
Yeast; a problem by Charles Kingsley( Book )

126 editions published between 1851 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A political and social novel commenting on Roman Catholicism and the Oxford Movement, on celibacy, the game laws, bad landlords and bad sanitation, and on the whole social system insofar as it kept England's agricultural labourer class in poverty
Hereward the Wake by Charles Kingsley( Book )

128 editions published between 1800 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Westward ho! : or, The voyage and adventures of Sir Amyas Leigh, knight, of Burrough, in the county of Devon, in the reign of Her Most Glorious Majesty Queen Elizabeth by Charles Kingsley( Book )

32 editions published between 1920 and 2004 in English and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the coral reefs of the Barbados to the great sea battle with the Spanish Armada, this vibrant novel captures the daring spirit of Elizabethan adventurers who sailed with Sir Francis Drake. Moving at a breathless pace from start to finish, the story of the sailors' adventures and conflicts with the Spanish make it an exhilarating read
Two years ago by Charles Kingsley( Book )

177 editions published between 1857 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Committed to improving social conditions for the poor, author and clergyman Charles Kingsley worked tirelessly on behalf of the needy, including teaching the importance of proper hygiene during a cholera epidemic in London. His work influenced his writing, as evidenced in this engrossing novel about how poor sanitary conditions and public apathy cause an outbreak of cholera
Hereward the Wake : Last of the English by Charles Kingsley( Book )

152 editions published between 1866 and 2012 in English and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Hereward the Wake, Lord of Bourne, who fought in the fenlands against the Norman Invasion
The Roman and the Teuton; a series of lectures delivered before the University of Cambridge by Charles Kingsley( Book )

89 editions published between 1864 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1864 collection considers the relationship between the dying Roman Empire and the Germanic peoples. Lectures include The Forest Children," The Human Deluge," The Gothic Civilizer," The Clergy and the Heathen, The Popes and the Lombards," and others
At last : a Christmas in the West Indies by Charles Kingsley( Book )

65 editions published between 1871 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author and clergyman Charles Kingsley took a tour of the West Indies in 1870, producing notes to become this narrative a year later. An account of his travels, this is a fascinating and engaging look at travel in the late-nineteenth century and the way in which the English though of the people of the West Indies
Glaucus : or, The wonders of the shore by Charles Kingsley( Book )

62 editions published between 1855 and 2012 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sanitary and social lectures and essays by Charles Kingsley( Book )

24 editions published between 1880 and 1969 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Kingsley : his letters and memories of his life by Charles Kingsley( Book )

60 editions published between 1877 and 1983 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Kingsley, his letters and memories of his life by Charles Kingsley( Book )

34 editions published between 1877 and 1995 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Kingsley (1819-1875), son of Charles Kingsley of Battramsley and Mary Lucas, was born in Holne Vicarage, Devonshire. He married Fanny Grenfell in 1844
Alexandria and her schools by Charles Kingsley( )

13 editions published between 1854 and 2008 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dust of combat; a life of Charles Kingsley by Robert Bernard Martin( Book )

5 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sympathetic study of Charles Kingsley, author of "Westward Ho!" and "The water Babies."
 
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The water-babies
Alternative Names
Alton Locke, Author of 1819-1875

Amyas Leigh, Author of 1819-1875

Author of Alton Locke 1819-1875

Author of Amyas Leigh 1819-1875

Author of Two years ago 1819-1875

Čarlzas Kingslis

Charles Kingsley Brits klerk (1819-1875)

Charles Kingsley englischer anglikanischer Geistlicher, Theologe und Schriftsteller

Kingley, Charles 1819-1875

Kingsleǐ, Charl's

Kingsleǐ, Charl's 1819-1875

Kingsleij, Charles 1819-1875

Kingsley, C.

Kingsley, C. 1819-1875

Kingsley, C. (Charles), 1819-1875

Kingsley, Ch 1819-1875

Kingsley, Chas 1819-1875

Kingsley, Chas (Charles), 1819-1875

Kingslijs, Čārlzs 1819-1875

Lot 1819-1875 Parson

Lot, Parson

Lot, Parson, 1819-1875

Parson Lot

Parson Lot 1819-1875

Two years ago, Author of 1819-1875

Кингсли, Чарльз

צ'ארלס קינגסלי

קינגסלי, צ׳רלס 1819־1875

קינגסלי, צ'ארלס

קינגסלי, צ'רלס 1819-1875

تشارلز كينجسلي

چارلز کینگزلی

চার্লস কিংসলে লেখক

금사래 1819-1875

김사래 1819-1875

사리사·금사래 1819-1875

사리사·김사래 1819-1875

찰스 킹즐리

킹슬리, 찰스 1819-1875

킹즐리, 찰스 1819-1875

キングスリ

キングスリー, チャールズ

キングスレー

キングスレイ

キングズレイ, チャールズ

チャールズ・キングスレー

查尔斯·金斯莱

金斯利, 查尓斯

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The heroesHypatiaWestward ho!Alton Locke, tailor and poet : an autobiographyWestward ho! : or, The voyage and adventures of Sir Amyas Leigh, knight, of Burrough, in the county of Devon, in the reign of Her Most Glorious Majesty Queen ElizabethHereward the Wake : Last of the EnglishGlaucus : or, The wonders of the shoreSanitary and social lectures and essays