WorldCat Identities

Leighton, John 1822-1912

Overview
Works: 285 works in 553 publications in 1 language and 2,315 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Portraits  History  Robinsonades  Poetry  Anecdotes  Periodicals  Biography  Adventure stories, English 
Roles: Illustrator, Binding designer, Editor, Designer, Binder, Book designer, Artist
Classifications: PR3403, 823.5
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Leighton
Paris under the commune: or, The seventy-three days of the second siege. With numerous illustrations, sketches taken on the spot, and portraits (from the original photographs) by John Leighton ( Book )
19 editions published between 1871 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Moral emblems, with aphorisms, adages, and proverbs, of all ages and nations by Jacob Cats ( Book )
13 editions published between 1860 and 2009 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Suggestions in design : three thousand years of ornaments, styles, motifs by John Leighton ( Book )
2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Suggestions in design; being a comprehensive series of original sketches in various styles of ornament by John Leighton ( Book )
21 editions published between 1853 and 1881 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of man, symbolised by the months of the year in a series of illustrations by Richard Pigot ( Book )
7 editions published in 1866 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lyra Germanica : the Christian life by Catherine Winkworth ( Book )
5 editions published in 1868 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Madre Natura versus the Moloch of fashion; a social essay by John Leighton ( Book )
12 editions published in 1874 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leighton condemns the foolish dictates of fashion for much of women's ill health and argues that sensible clothing and a daily regimen of exercise and a nutritious diet are the keys to preserving women's health
The Ingoldsby legends : or, Mirth & marvels by Thomas Ingoldsby ( Book )
6 editions published between 1865 and 1874 in English and held by 62 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
Lyra germanica. Hymns for the Sundays and chief festivals of the Christian year by Catherine Winkworth ( Book )
17 editions published between 1861 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Winkworth's translations are "invariably faithful, and for the most part both terse and delicate;" (Martineau) "the most widely used of any from that language, and have had more to do with the modern revival of the English use of German hymns than the versions of any other writer." [Julian's Dictionary of Hymnology]
Old English ballads : a collection of favourite ballads of the olden time by English Ballads ( Book )
4 editions published in 1864 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The poetical works of William Wordsworth by William Wordsworth ( Book )
4 editions published between 1858 and 1859 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life and strange surprizing adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York, mariner who lived eight and twenty years, all alone in an un-inhabited island on the coast of America, near the mouth of the great river of Oroonoque, having been cast on shore by shipwreck, wherein all the men perished but himself with an account how he was at last as strangely deliver'd by pyrates, written by himself by Daniel Defoe ( Book )
7 editions published between 1853 and 1869 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The diary of an Englishman shipwrecked for almost thirty years on a small isolated island where, using wit and industry, he manages to build life anew
The seasons : and The castle of indolence by James Thomson ( Book )
3 editions published in 1857 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
My feathered friends by J. G Wood ( Book )
1 edition published in 1858 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mariquita by Henry Grant ( Book )
2 editions published in 1863 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Christmas comes but once a year : showing what Mr. Brown did, thought, and intended to do, during that festive season by John Leighton ( )
5 editions published in 1850 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Book-plate annual and armorial year book ( )
in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
History of the Puritans in England, and the Pilgrim fathers by W. H Stowell ( Book )
5 editions published between 1849 and 1850 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The prince of the Fair family : a fairy tale by S. C Hall ( Book )
4 editions published in 1867 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The court album twelve portraits of the female aristocracy ( )
5 editions published between 1852 and 1853 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Limner, Luke, 1822-1912

John Leighton
Languages
English (156)
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