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Cruikshank, George 1792-1878

Overview
Works: 3,956 works in 8,286 publications in 9 languages and 58,015 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Anecdotes  Humor  Biography  History  Juvenile works  Parodies, imitations, etc  Caricatures and cartoons  Fairy tales  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Illustrator, Etcher, Artist, Engraver, Creator, Other, Honoree, Editor, Dedicatee, Signer, Correspondent, Collaborator, Production personnel, Engineer
Classifications: PR4567, 823.8
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Most widely held works by George Cruikshank
The comic Blackstone by Gilbert Abbott À Beckett ( )
73 editions published between 1844 and 2000 in English and held by 2,764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens ( Book )
152 editions published between 1838 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 1,267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A poor orphan's adventures in the criminal underworld of mid-nineteenth-century London are the central theme of Dickens' second major novel
The adventures of Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens ( Book )
138 editions published between 1841 and 2010 in English and held by 994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young orphan, Oliver is left to fend for himself until he is befriended by a band of young thieves who quickly train him in their craft. But Oliver is not content to be a thief for he knows that life holds great joys and true happiness cannot be stolen, but must be earned
Sketches by Boz : illustrative of every-day life and every-day people by Charles Dickens ( Book )
40 editions published between 1949 and 1998 in English and held by 978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Deals with the adventures of a young orphan boy trying to survive amid greed and poverty in 19th-century London
Sketches by boz by Charles Dickens ( Book )
150 editions published between 1836 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This collection presents a combination of journalistic sketches of London scenes and people along with short fictions. First published by the twenty-four-year-old Dickens under the pseudonym of Boz, they were later revealed under his own name. Dickens's genius for eccentric characters and his novelist's eye for telling details were on full display in this early work
The comic Blackstone of "Punch" by Gilbert Abbott À Beckett ( )
26 editions published between 1844 and 2003 in English and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Ingoldsby legends : or, Mirth & marvels by Thomas Ingoldsby ( Book )
101 editions published between 1840 and 1944 in English and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This text features three series of short stories and one of miscellaneous poems. The short stories feature characters who possess intriguing names, such as Madam Witherspoon and Bloudie Jackie of Shrewsberrie. Stories include the Lady Rohesia and the Leech of Folkestone. Poems include the Truants, the Poplar, and, Hermann or the Broken Spear
The Queen's matrimonial ladder, a national toy with fourteen step scenes; and illustrations in verse, with eighteen other cuts by William Hone ( )
56 editions published between 1820 and 2012 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The political house that Jack built with thirteen cuts by William Hone ( )
43 editions published between 1818 and 2000 in English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Consists of several related files. A text file contains a complete annotated transcription of Hone's verse text along with clickable thumbnail images of Cruikshank's engravings. The full text of the pamphlet, as collected and bound in Hone's 1827 Facetiae and miscellanies, is also available as a series of facsimile images. Other files contain: a transcription of the title page, epigraph, and a mock dedication to "Dr. Slop"; a transcription of The clerical magistrate, "a separate poem, attached as a kind of coda to The political house that jack built"; other supporting material; and Web links to other supporting material. A search engine is also available for searching the text and supporting material
Sketches by Boz and other early papers, 1833-39 by Boz ( Book )
7 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Memoirs of Joseph Grimaldi by Joseph Grimaldi ( Book )
44 editions published between 1838 and 1968 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mornings at Bow Street a selection of the most humourous and entertaining reports which have appeared in the Morning Herald by J Wight ( )
22 editions published between 1824 and 2011 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Facetiæ and miscellanies by William Hone ( )
19 editions published between 1827 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Windsor castle by William Harrison Ainsworth ( Book )
41 editions published between 1843 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Originally constructed in the 11th century, Windsor Castle is one of the most breathtakingly beautiful -- and architecturally significant -- royal residences ever built. It serves as a fitting backdrop for William Harrison Ainsworth's retelling of the passionate love affair between King Henry VIII and the infamous lady-in-waiting-turned-short-lived-queen, Anne Boleyn
The tragical comedy or comical tragedy of Punch and Judy ( Book )
23 editions published between 1828 and 1983 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The traditional puppet comedy as old as Shakespeare, about the ugly little man who happily kills everyone before he is confronted by the Devil
Works of Charles Dickens by Charles Dickens ( Book )
28 editions published between 1868 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Grimms' Fairy tales by Jacob Grimm ( Book )
28 editions published between 1888 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the land of fantastic castles, vast lakes and deep forests, the brothers Grimm collected a treasury of entrancing folk and fairy stories full of giants and dwarfs, witches and princesses, magic beasts and cunning boys. From favorites such as the Frog-Prince and Hansel and Gretel to the delights of Ashputtel or Old Sultan, all are vivid with timeless mystery
Punch and Judy by George Cruikshank ( Book )
48 editions published between 1828 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the origins of puppetry's famous duo Punch and Judy from their birth in Italy to their travels across medieval Europe, exploring the show's moral and cultural significance and the people who created it
The Loving ballad of Lord Bateman by Charles Dickens ( Book )
33 editions published between 1839 and 2005 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Cruickshank, G.
Cruickshank, George.
Cruickshank, George, 1792-1878
Cruickshank, George, I
Cruikshank.
Cruikshank, ... 1792-1878
Cruikshank, G.
Cruikshank, G. 1792-1878
Cruikshank, Geo., 1792-1878
Cruikshank, George
Cruikshank, George, I
Cruishanck, Georges 1792-1878
George Cruikshank
Krukšenk, D. 1792-1878
クルックシャンク, ジョージ
Languages
English (1,208)
German (23)
Swedish (9)
Spanish (6)
Slovenian (3)
Italian (1)
Hebrew (1)
Dutch (1)
Danish (1)
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