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Adam, G. Mercer (Graeme Mercer) 1830-1912

Overview
Works: 102 works in 410 publications in 2 languages and 3,571 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Guidebooks  Fiction  Pictorial works  Popular works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: DS473, 828
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by G. Mercer Adam
Classical (imaginary) conversations; Greek, Roman, modern by Walter Savage Landor( Book )

9 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Canadian North-west: its history and its troubles, from the early days of the fur-trade to the era of the railway and the settler by G. Mercer Adam( Book )

32 editions published between 1885 and 2007 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes appendix, The trial of Louis Riel: p.391-408
An Algonquin maiden : a romance of the early days of Upper Canada by G. Mercer Adam( Book )

38 editions published between 1886 and 2006 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It was a May morning in 1825 -- spring-time of the year, late spring-time of the century. It had rained the night before, and a warm pallor in the eastern sky was the only indication that the sun was trying to pierce the gray dome of nearly opaque watery fog, lying low upon that part of the world now known as the city of Toronto, then the town of Little York. This cluster of five or six hundred houses had taken up a determined position at the edge of a forest then gloomily forbidding in its aspect, interminable in extent, inexorable in its resistance to the shy or to the sturdy approaches of the settler
Greece by Charles Oman( Book )

21 editions published between 1906 and 1939 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book offers a complete history of Greece, from the Aegean civilization that founded it to Kingdom of Greece in the 19th and 20th centuries. The work also includes several illustrations that lend depth to the material presented. Only volume two is included in this Anthology
The speeches of Abraham Lincoln, including inaugurals and proclamations by Abraham Lincoln( Book )

5 editions published in 1906 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Donated by Carl W. Schaefer
Canada, historical and descriptive, from sea to sea by G. Mercer Adam( Book )

17 editions published between 1888 and 1999 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of Upper Canada College, 1829-1892 by George Dickson( Book )

13 editions published between 1893 and 1980 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sandow on physical training : a study in the perfect type of the human form ... by Eugen Sandow( Book )

11 editions published between 1894 and 2010 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Makers of American history: The Lewis & Clark exploring expedition, 1804-'06 by G. Mercer Adam( Book )

13 editions published between 1904 and 2013 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of General Robert E. Lee by G. Mercer Adam( Book )

3 editions published in 1905 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sacred songs, sonnets, and miscellaneous poems by John Imrie( Book )

10 editions published between 1886 and 1982 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Public school history of England and Canada with introduction, hints to teachers, and brief examination questions by G. Mercer Adam( Book )

12 editions published between 1886 and 1980 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Otis, the pre-revolutionist by John Clark Ridpath( Book )

8 editions published between 1898 and 2009 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This biography of James Otis paints a picture of a pre-revolutionary man who is credited with the phrase "Taxation without representation is Tyranny."
Henry Clay, the great compromiser by Howard W Caldwell( Book )

5 editions published in 1903 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of Russia from the earliest times to 1877 by Alfred Rambaud( Book )

2 editions published in 1879 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abraham Lincoln, a character sketch by Robert Dickinson Sheppard( Book )

5 editions published between 1903 and 1908 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lincoln's career presented as the epitome of "a half century of the most interesting and critical conditions of our national life."
Warren Hastings by Thomas Babington Macaulay Macaulay( Book )

13 editions published between 1885 and 1980 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Warren Hastings (1732-1818) was Britain's first Governor-General of India, from 1773 to 1785. Accused of corruption, and impeached in 1787, he was eventually acquitted. This 1843 essay takes a critical look at Hastings' life, with this assessment: Blemished though they were by great crimes, Hastings' public services were immense."
Spain and Portugal by G. Mercer Adam( Book )

6 editions published between 1906 and 1910 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Canadian North-west: its history and its troubles, from the early days of the fur-trade to the era of the railway and the settler
Alternative Names
Adam, G. Mercer.

Adam, G. Mercer 1830-1912

Adam, Graeme. Mercer

Adam, Graeme Mercer 1830-1912

Graeme Mercer Adam Publisher

Languages
English (256)

French (1)

Covers
An Algonquin maiden : a romance of the early days of Upper CanadaSandow on physical training : a study in the perfect type of the human form ...James Otis, the pre-revolutionist