WorldCat Identities

Gilbert, John 1817-1897

Overview
Works: 746 works in 1,852 publications in 1 language and 7,605 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Political fiction  Poetry  Juvenile works  Stories, plots, etc  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Paraphrases  Biography  Didactic fiction 
Roles: Illustrator, Translator, Artist, Editor, Engraver, Designer, Writer of accompanying material, Honoree, Musician, Performer
Classifications: PR2877, 813.3
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Gilbert
The Globe illustrated Shakespeare : the complete works annotated by William Shakespeare ( Book )
8 editions published between 1979 and 2002 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The poetical works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow ( Book )
67 editions published between 1852 and 1886 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes magazine pictures pasted in; loose magazine pictures and Christmas card from Nellie Anderson
The works of Shakspere by William Shakespeare ( Book )
51 editions published between 1857 and 1915 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sir John Gilbert : art and imagination in the Victorian age ( Book )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The flitch of bacon; or, The custom of Dunmow by William Harrison Ainsworth ( Book )
27 editions published between 1854 and 1899 in English and Undetermined and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Evangeline by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow ( Book )
29 editions published between 1800 and 1980 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nova Scotia is haunted by her former self - Acadia, first settled in 1605. The landscape immortalized by Longfellow through his tale of lovers separated by the Acadian expulsion of 1755, has come to be known as the Land of Evangeline
The Lancashire Witches a Romance of Pendle Forest by William Harrison Ainsworth ( Book )
22 editions published between 1854 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The worldwide persecution of alleged witches in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries has been a source of inspiration for many writers and artists. This fictionalized take on the well-publicized case of the Pendle witches of the Lancashire area in England lays bare the intrigue surrounding the case, as well as the remarkable hypocrisy and unfairness of the officials who were responsible for executing 10 men and women on spurious charges of dabbling in the occult
Mother Goose nursery rhymes by Arthur Rackham ( Book )
33 editions published between 1877 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of traditional nursery rhymes, including Little Bo-Peep, Humpty Dumpty, and Baa, Baa Black Sheep
Rookwood by William Harrison Ainsworth ( Book )
7 editions published between 1878 and 1898 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Lady of the lake by Walter Scott ( Book )
18 editions published between 1853 and 1884 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Illustrated by numerous engravings on wood from drawings by Birket Foster and John Gilbert
Joan of Arc an epic poem, by Robert Southey by Robert Southey ( Book )
15 editions published between 1853 and 1880 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uncle Tom's cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe ( )
3 editions published in 1853 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eliza Harris, a slave whose child is to be sold, escapes her beloved home on the Shelby plantation in Kentucky and heads North, eludes the hired slave catchers and is aided by the underground railroad. Another slave, Uncle Tom, is sent "down the river" for sale and ultimately endures a martyr's death under the whips of Simon Legree's overseers
Young Benjamin Franklin, or, The right road through life ... a boy's book on a boy's own subject by Henry Mayhew ( Book )
6 editions published between 1861 and 1980 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The book of Job by John Gilbert ( Book )
11 editions published between 1857 and 1880 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The complete works of William Shakespeare by William Shakespeare ( Book )
18 editions published between 1879 and 2009 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains biographies of Shakespeare and Sir John Gilbert
Tales from Shakespeare by Charles Lamb ( Book )
30 editions published between 1860 and 1890 in English and Undetermined and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's fourteen comedies and six tragedies retold in prose
Christmas in art and song : a collection of songs, carols and descriptive poems, relating to the festival of Christmas ( Book )
2 editions published in 1879 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ballads: romantic, fantastical, and humorous by William Harrison Ainsworth ( Book )
5 editions published between 1855 and 1872 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poems of William Wordsworth by William Wordsworth ( Book )
3 editions published between 1859 and 1866 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Household poems by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow ( Book )
3 editions published in 1865 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Gilbert, 1817-1897
Gilbert, John, 1817-1897
Gilbert, John, Sir
Gilbert, John, Sir, 1817-1897
Gilbert, Sir
Gilbert, Sir John
Gilbert Sir John 1817-1897
John Gilbert
Languages
English (376)
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