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Comstock, Anthony 1844-1915

Overview
Works: 89 works in 199 publications in 3 languages and 4,956 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Trials, litigation, etc  Biography  Records and correspondence  History 
Roles: Author, Contributor
Classifications: HV6705, 364.1
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Traps for the young by Anthony Comstock( Book )

29 editions published between 1883 and 2013 in English and German and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographical note: BremnerRobert H.: Robert H. Bremner is Professor of History, Ohio State University
Frauds exposed; or, How the people are deceived and robbed, and youth corrupted by Anthony Comstock( Book )

14 editions published between 1880 and 2008 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frauds exposed, or, How the people are deceived and robbed, and youth corruped being a full exposure of various schemes operated through the mails by Anthony Comstock( Book )

4 editions published in 1880 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morals versus art by Anthony Comstock( Book )

5 editions published between 1886 and 1981 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthony Comstock, roundsman of the Lord by Heywood Broun( Book )

3 editions published between 1927 and 1928 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Race track infamy : or, do gamblers own New York State ; a scathing exposure of how the constitution of New York State is flagrantly violated by common gamblers by Anthony Comstock( Book )

1 edition published in 1904 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gambling outrages; or, Improving the breed of horses at the expense of public morals by Anthony Comstock( Book )

2 editions published in 1887 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frauds exposed by Anthony Comstock( Book )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A defense of detective methods : an open letter to Judge Jenkins of Milwaukee, Wis. by Anthony Comstock( Book )

1 edition published in 1892 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Letter] 1886 April 21, New York to the editor of the Brooklyn Eagle, Brooklyn, N.Y by Anthony Comstock( )

1 edition published in 1886 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Responds to an article critical of the N.Y.S.S.V. published in the Eagle, 18 April 1886
Speech ... to the jury, in the proceeding before Chief Justice C.P. Daly and a jury, upon the inquiry as to the sanity or insanity of George Francis Train by Clark Bell( Book )

1 edition published in 1873 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Speech by his attorney in defense of Train, who was indicted for giving to one Anthony Comstock "a certain obscene and indecent paper, called 'The Train ligue'"--Page [1]
Papers by Joshua L Baily( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence, addresses, articles, poetry, legal and financial papers, printed material, photographs and other misc. papers primarily of Joshua L. Baily. Correspondence of Joshua L. Baily includes ca. 62 letters (1856-1874) between Baily and his wife, Theodate Lang Baily; ca. 15 letters (1852-1864) by Baily to his mother, Elizabeth Baily, giving a detailed account of the effect of the Wilbur-Gurney controversy on various Yearly Meetings (especially Baltimore Yearly Meeting, 1854); ca. 63 letters (1846-1915) by Baily to family and Friends; ca. 300 letters (1845-1915) to Baily from family, prominent Friends and colleagues. Letters discuss Society of Friends affairs (in particular, Wilbur-Gurney controversy and effect on New York, Baltimore and Ohio Yearly Meetings), temperance (including coffeehouses, Pa. Prohibition Party), work of Kansas Freedmen's Relief Association, African American education (including Institute for Colored Youth, Cheyney, Pa.), prison reform (Pa. Prison Society) and other philanthropic concerns
Traps for the young, ed. by Anthony Comstock( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

R. Heber Newton collection by Richard Heber Newton( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letters written and received by Richard Heber Newton between the years 1848 and 1914, includng an early letter by Newton to his father regarding his wish to become a minister, and an exchange of letters between Newton and Theodore Roosevelt between 1912 and 1914. Collection also includes four letters written by Newton's father Richard Newton, 1813-1887: three to his wife Lydia, and one to Lewis H. Rednor
The cutter's cruise, or, The mate's strategy by Anthony Comstock( Book )

1 edition published in 1867 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Anthony Comstock; his career of cruelty and crime [A chapter from "The champions of the church," by De Robigne Mortimer Bennett( Book )

1 edition published in 1878 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letter, New York, N.Y. [to] Darwin C. Pavey, Pittsfield, Ma by Anthony Comstock( )

1 edition published in 1886 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Postcard by Anthony Comstock( )

1 edition published in 1882 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Postcard from H.W.T. to Comstock. The writer reports having won $500.00 in the Louisiana Lottery and suggests that Comstock has a good chance of winning the next one and retiring from his "nefarious callings."
 
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Traps for the young
Alternative Names
Anthony Comstock Amerikaans politiek schrijver (1844-1915)

Anthony Comstock amerikanischer Politiker

Anthony Comstock politicen américain

קאמפסטאק, א.

קאמפסטאק, א 1844־1915

Languages
English (141)

Yiddish (5)

German (1)

Covers
Imperiled innocents : Anthony Comstock and family reproduction in Victorian America