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Henty, G. A. (George Alfred) 1832-1902

Overview
Works: 791 works in 7,112 publications in 7 languages and 57,391 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Adventure stories  War stories  Biographical fiction  Sea stories  Historical fiction  Bibliography  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Bibliographic antecedent, Honoree, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.H4, 823.8
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With Lee in Virginia : a story of the American Civil War by G. A Henty( Book )

133 editions published between 1889 and 2015 in English and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents, chronologically, some of the great battles during the Northern invasion of Virginia during the Civil War
With Wolfe in Canada : or, The winning of a continent by G. A Henty( Book )

141 editions published between 1800 and 2016 in English and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A historical novel following young soldier James Walsham in the struggle between the English and French over Canada
In freedom's cause : a story of Wallace & Bruce by G. A Henty( Book )

107 editions published between 1884 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the turn of the fourteenth century in Scotland, young Archie Forbes becomes involved with both William Wallace and Robert the Bruce in the struggle for Scottish independence from English rule
The cat of Bubastes : a tale of ancient Egypt by G. A Henty( Book )

103 editions published between 1888 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1250 B.C. the teenaged son of the Egyptian high priest sets off a series of harrowing events when he accidentally kills the sacred cat of Bubastes and, accompanied by his sister and two foreign slaves, embarks on a dangerous journey to find safe haven beyond the borders of Egypt
Under Drake's flag : a tale of the Spanish main by G. A Henty( Book )

109 editions published between 1882 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Ned Hearne shares in Francis Drake's adventures on the Spanish Main when he accompanies the daring English navigator on his sea voyages and witnesses naval battles between the English fleet and the Spanish Armada
By pike and dyke : a tale of the rise of the Dutch Republic by G. A Henty( Book )

105 editions published between 1880 and 2016 in English and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Dutch fight for freedom from Spain is seen through the eyes of a young hero
For the temple : a tale of the fall of Jerusalem by G. A Henty( Book )

79 editions published between 1880 and 2016 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the total destruction of Jerusalem and how only a few fought back against Rome
With Clive in India, or, The beginnings of an empire by G. A Henty( Book )

120 editions published between 1884 and 2015 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sent to India to make his fortune as a merchant, an English youth returns home after a ten-year adventure in which he makes a fortune and receives military honors while assisting the triumph of British influence in the Indian Empire
The dragon and the raven, or, The days of King Alfred by G. A Henty( Book )

80 editions published between 1800 and 2015 in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the exploits of a young nobleman as he takes part in the battles of King Alfred
The young Carthaginian : a story of the times of Hannibal by G. A Henty( Book )

85 editions published between 1886 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel about the second Carthaginian War waged by Hannibal, Carthaginian general, against Rome
In the reign of terror : the adventures of a Westminster boy by G. A Henty( Book )

94 editions published between 1800 and 2016 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry Sandwith, a Westminster boy, becomes a resident at the chateau of a French marquis, and after various adventures accompanies the family to Paris at the crisis of the Revolution
By England's aid, or, The freeing of the Netherlands (1585-1604) by G. A Henty( Book )

94 editions published between 1890 and 2015 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume gives the second phase of the war, when England, who had long unofficially assisted Holland, threw herself openly into the struggle, and by her aid mainly contributed to the successful issue of the war
By right of conquest : or with Cortez in Mexico by G. A Henty( Book )

76 editions published between 1890 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the British point of view
Bonnie Prince Charlie : a tale of Fontenoy and Culloden by G. A Henty( Book )

85 editions published between 1887 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of the son of a Scottish officer in French service
True to the old flag : a tale of the American war of independence by G. A Henty( Book )

94 editions published between 1884 and 2015 in English and French and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harold Wilson, a young boy from Massachusetts, witnesses the battle of Lexington and Concord, serves as a Loyalist scout and is captured at the battle of Kings Mountain
St. George for England : a tale of Cressy and Poitiers by G. A Henty( Book )

89 editions published between 1880 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy is witness to the heroics of Edward III during the time of the Hundred Years War
Beric the Briton : a story of the Roman invasion by G. A Henty( Book )

62 editions published between 1892 and 2015 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a young man, Beric, who lived during the time of the Roman invasion of Britain
One of the 28th, a tale of Waterloo by G. A Henty( Book )

95 editions published between 1889 and 2016 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hero of this story, Ralph Conway, has many varied and exciting adventures. He enters the British army, and after some rough service in Ireland takes part in the Waterloo campaign, from which he returns with the loss of an arm, but with a substantial fortune
Wulf the Saxon : a story of the Norman conquest by G. A Henty( Book )

62 editions published between 1894 and 2017 in English and German and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical fiction about the Norman conquest
In the heart of the Rockies : a story of adventure in Colorado by G. A Henty( Book )

54 editions published between 1894 and 2016 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1860, with both parents dead, sixteen-year-old Tom, anxious to find a way to care for his sisters, begins a two-year adventure of danger and exploration when he leaves his native England to join his Uncle Harry and seek his fortune in the Rocky Mountain wilderness of Colorado
 
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The cat of Bubastes : a tale of ancient Egypt
Alternative Names
G. A. Henty Brits oorlogsverslaggever (1832-1902)

G. A. Henty novelista británico

G·A·亨提

George Alfred Henty écrivain britannique

George Alfred Henty scrittore britannico

Henty, G.

Henty G. A.

Henty, G. a. 1832-1902

Henty, G. A. (George Alfred), 1832-1902

Henty, George 1832-1902

Henty, George A.

Henty George Alfred

Henty, George, Alfred, 1832-1902

Hintī, Ǧūrǧ Alfrīd 1832-1902

جورج ألفريد هنتي، 1832-1902

هتي، ج.، 1832-1902

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Languages
English (2,012)

Danish (3)

German (2)

French (2)

Spanish (2)

Arabic (1)

Thai (1)

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With Wolfe in Canada : or, The winning of a continentIn freedom's cause : a story of Wallace & BruceThe cat of Bubastes : a tale of ancient EgyptUnder Drake's flag : a tale of the Spanish mainBy pike and dyke : a tale of the rise of the Dutch RepublicFor the temple : a tale of the fall of JerusalemWith Clive in India, or, The beginnings of an empireThe dragon and the raven, or, The days of King Alfred