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Orr, John William 1815-1887

Overview
Works: 333 works in 541 publications in 2 languages and 2,516 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Biography  Dictionaries  Juvenile works  Guidebooks  History  Personal narratives  Records and correspondence  Biography‡vDictionaries 
Roles: Engraver, Author, Illustrator, Editor, Binding designer, Printer, Artist
Classifications: PR4559, 823.8
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Most widely held works about John William Orr
 
Most widely held works by John William Orr
Audubon, the naturalist of the New World his adventures and discoveries by Horace St. John( )
4 editions published between 1856 and 1861 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Life at the South, or, "Uncle Tom's cabin" as it is : being narratives, scenes, and incidents in the real "life of the lowly" by W. L. G Smith( Book )
1 edition published in 1852 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scenes from the life of an actor by Yankee Hill( )
2 editions published in 1853 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The illustrated American biography containing correct portraits and brief notices of the principal actors in American history by A. D Jones( )
1 edition published in 1855 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A vehicle for advertisements, which occur on every other page. Includes "5 photographic ads by Brady, Gurney, Fredericks, Southworth and Hawes and Scovill. Engravers' ads by N. Orr and Frank Leslie. Wood engravings, many from daguerreotypes ... The advertisements ... are a ... reference to the wide range of engraving used at this time."--David A. Hanson catalogue, p. 15
Guía de Nueva York para uso de los Españoles é Hispanoamericanos by R Alvarez( )
1 edition published in 1863 in Spanish and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dombey and son by Charles Dickens( Book )
6 editions published in 1848 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dickens reveals the complexity of London society as he takes the listener into the business firm and home of one of its most representative patriarchs, Paul Dombey. A sensitive family drama unfolds between this stern father, his two children and aloof wife in which time and fateful events bring a slow, inexorable pressure to bear upon the hearts of all. in Paul Dombey we witness the force of social and personal arrogance ("For Dombey is as proud, Ma'am, as Lucifer") wrestling with his own stubborn, but not unredeemable, heart
A new system of phrenology by J. Stanley Grimes( Book )
2 editions published in 1839 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John True, or, The Christian experience of an honest boy by Jacob Abbott( Book )
1 edition published in 1856 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The art of tanning leather : by a new and improved system theoretically and practically considered in all its details, discovered and patented April 14th, 1857 by David H Kennedy( Book )
3 editions published between 1857 and 2009 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The personal history, adventures, experience & observation of David Copperfield, the younger, of Blunderstone Rookery (which he never meant to be published on any account) by Charles Dickens( Book )
7 editions published between 1850 and 1852 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
David Copperfield suffers from his abusive stepfather and the betrayal of the scheming Uriah Heep, finds a new life with his formidable aunt, and falls in love with Dora, as he fights to escape his impoverished and unhappy childhood
Mr. Rutherford's children by Susan Warner( Book )
in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Flora's dictionary by E. W Wirt( Book )
1 edition published in 1855 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Franklin the apprentice boy by Jacob Abbott( Book )
2 editions published in 1855 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eagle Pass, or, Life on the border by Cora Montgomery( Book )
1 edition published in 1852 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mark Seaworth a tale of the Indian Ocean by William Henry Giles Kingston( )
4 editions published between 1859 and 1866 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nicaragua : its people, scenery, monuments, and the proposed interoceanic canal : with numerous original maps and illustrations by E. G Squier( Book )
2 editions published in 1852 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leila; or, The island by Ann Fraser Tytler( Book )
11 editions published between 1853 and 1875 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Orr, J. W. 1815-1887
Orr, J. W. (John William), 1815-1887
Orr, John W. 1815-1887
Languages
English (67)
Spanish (1)
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