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Leighton, John 1822-1912

Overview
Works: 367 works in 728 publications in 1 language and 4,478 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Christian fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  Allegories  Bibliography  Didactic fiction  Portraits  Religious fiction  History 
Roles: Binding designer, Author, Editor, Illustrator, Designer, Binder, Book designer, Artist
Classifications: PR3330, 823.4
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Moral emblems, with aphorisms, adages, and proverbs, of all ages and nations by Jacob Cats( Book )

24 editions published between 1860 and 1865 in English and Undetermined and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suggestions in design : three thousand years of ornaments, styles, motifs by John Leighton( Book )

7 editions published in 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 )

9 editions published between 1871 and 2010 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of man, symbolised by the months of the year in a series of illustrations by Richard Pigot( Book )

3 editions published in 1866 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Each month of the year related to the life span of man with poems from Shakespeare, Burns, Milton, Crabbe, Coleridge, Herrick, Ben Jonson, Dryden, Tennyson et al. Elaborately illustrated throughout incl 13 full page engravings by Leighton as well as designs & illus on every page. "--abebooks website
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 held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hymns are selected from Chevalier Bunsen's "Versuch eines allgemeinen Gesang und Gebetbuchs," published in 1833
Madre Natura versus the Moloch of fashion; a social essay by John Leighton( Book )

12 editions published between 1870 and 1874 in English and held by 52 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 )

7 editions published between 1865 and 1874 in English and held by 51 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 pilgrim's progress from this world to that which is to come by John Bunyan( Book )

7 editions published between 1857 and 1869 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pilgrim Christian forsakes the world in order to undertake the dangerous journey to the Celestial City, experiencing numerous crises and temptations along the way
Suggestions in design : being a comprehensive series of original sketches in various styles of ornament, arranged for application in the decorative and constructive arts by John Leighton( Book )

11 editions published between 1880 and 1881 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prince of the Fair family : a fairy tale by S. C Hall( Book )

5 editions published between 1867 and 1895 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every girl's book : a compendium of entertaining amusements, for recreation in home circles by Louisa Lawford( Book )

4 editions published in 1860 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moral tales by Guizot( Book )

6 editions published between 1852 and 1856 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evenings at home; or, The juvenile budget opened by John Aikin( Book )

5 editions published in 1852 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old Gingerbread, and the schoolboys by Elizabeth Sara Sheppard( Book )

5 editions published in 1858 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter the whaler by William Henry Giles Kingston( Book )

4 editions published in 1853 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sent to sea as a punishment for poaching, a young Irish man enters into a lifetime of adventure as a whaler
Cat and dog, or, Memoirs of Puss and the Captain : a story founded on fact by Julia Charlotte Maitland( Book )

3 editions published between 1858 and 1860 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Captain, a setter dog, lives an idyllic life on a country estate, hunting with his master and playing with the master's daughter. When the daughter leaves home and the master moves to London, the Captain is left to the indifferent care of the gardner and his wife. Depressed and lonely, he befriends the cat and together they undertake a perilous journey
John Leighton and bookbinding design in England : from 1845 to 1880. Draft of thesis, Institute of the History of Art, University of Munich, 1980 by G. G Dry( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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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)
Alternative Names

controlled identityLimner, Luke, 1822-1912

John Leighton

John Leighton Illustrator

Limner, Luke 1822-1912

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English (156)

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