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Ward, Adolphus William Sir 1837-1924

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Works: 754 works in 2,971 publications in 3 languages and 21,122 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Bibliography  History  Biography  Drama  Maps  Poetry  Juvenile works  Love stories 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, ed, Other, edi, Correspondent
Classifications: PR4710, 820.9
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The Cambridge History of English Literature by Adolphus William Ward( Book )

185 editions published between 1907 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 3,375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaucer by Adolphus William Ward( Book )

121 editions published between 1879 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taken from the famous literary biography series English Men of Letters, this is a biography of the 14th century writer Geoffrey Chaucer, the author of The Canterbury Tales
The Cambridge modern history by Adolphus William Ward( Book )

80 editions published between 1902 and 1969 in English and held by 1,433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Cambridge Modern History" is a comprehensive modern history of the world, beginning with the 15th century age of Discovery, published by the Cambridge University Press in the United Kingdom and also in the United States
Dickens by Adolphus William Ward( Book )

88 editions published between 1879 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Dickens (1812-1870) created some of England's most enduring works of fiction. Ward's 1882 entry into the influential English Men of Letters" series of literary biographies probes Dickens' life and work before and after The Pickwick Papers , his travel writings, David Copperfield , and beyond
A history of English dramatic literature to the death of Queen Anne by Adolphus William Ward( Book )

47 editions published between 1875 and 1970 in English and held by 1,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cambridge history of British foreign policy, 1783-1919 by Adolphus William Ward( Book )

38 editions published between 1922 and 2012 in English and held by 1,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With contributions from leading historians of the day, alongside chapters by politicians, journalists and lawyers, this three-volume work was the first comprehensive survey of foreign policy during the rise of Britain as a major power. Published between 1922 and 1923, it is unashamed in its aim to present 'a national point of view [with] an avowed regard for the interests, and above all for the honour of Great Britain', but is all the more illuminating for that. Including some original memoranda and documents, it takes as its starting point
Poetical works by Alexander Pope( Book )

120 editions published between 1869 and 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ill. by John Gilbert
The history of Greece by Ernst Curtius( Book )

36 editions published between 1867 and 2011 in English and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The German archaeologist Ernst Curtius (1814-1896) published this seminal work in three volumes between 1857 and 1867. It quickly became a bestseller and was republished in numerous German editions. The work was translated into English by the eminent British historian Adolphus William Ward (1837-1924) who divided it into five volumes, published between 1868 and 1873. Volume 2 focuses on the themes of conflict and unity, with the second part of Book 2, and Book 3 which covers the Ionian revolt and the events that led to the outbreak of
Poems by George Crabbe( Book )

28 editions published between 1905 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Germany, 1815-1890 by Adolphus William Ward( Book )

25 editions published between 1916 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The electress Sophia and the Hanoverian succession by Adolphus William Ward( Book )

25 editions published between 1903 and 1909 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cambridge modern history atlas( Book )

21 editions published between 1912 and 1924 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Counter-reformation by Adolphus William Ward( Book )

20 editions published between 1881 and 2009 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great Britain & Hanover; some aspects of the personal union by Adolphus William Ward( Book )

25 editions published between 1899 and 2009 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare and the makers of Virginia by Adolphus William Ward( Book )

22 editions published between 1919 and 1978 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marlowe's Faustus. Goethe's Faust by Christopher Marlowe( Book )

23 editions published between 1889 and 1966 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The London merchant by George Lillo( Book )

9 editions published between 1906 and 1949 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tragedy that follows the downfall of a young apprentice due to his association with a prostitute, it is remarkable for its use of middle and working class characters. First performed in 1731, The London Merchant became one of the most popular plays of 18th century
Old English drama : select plays. Marlowe, Tragical history of Doctor Faustus. Greene, Honourable history of Friar Bacon and Friar Bungay by Adolphus William Ward( Book )

33 editions published between 1878 and 1901 in English and Undetermined and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poems of John Byrom by John Byrom( Book )

14 editions published between 1894 and 1974 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Henry Wotton; a biographical sketch by Adolphus William Ward( Book )

15 editions published between 1898 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English author and diplomat Sir Henry Wotton (1568 1639) was secretary to the Earl of Essex and later became a favorite of King James I, who knighted him and appointed him ambassador to Venice. Adolphus W. Ward's engaging biography of Wotton is both a compelling life story and a thoughtful study of Wotton's accomplishments
 
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Alternative Names
Adolphus William Ward britischer Historiker

Adolphus William Ward English historian

Adolphus William Ward historiador e intelectual inglês

Adolphus William Ward storico e letterato inglese

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Ward, A. W. 1837-1924

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Ward, A. W. (Adolphus William), Sir, 1837-1924

Ward, A. W., Sir, 1837-1924

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Ward, Adolphus William 1837-1924

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