WorldCat Identities

Bridges, George Wilson

Works: 7 works in 28 publications in 2 languages and 412 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  Biography  Exhibition catalogs  History  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author
Classifications: HB151, 770.924
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by George Wilson Bridges
A voice from Jamaica in reply to William Wilberforce, Esq., M.P. by George Wilson Bridges( )
15 editions published between 1823 and 1824 in English and Undetermined and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dreams of dulocracy, or, The puritanical obituary "An appeal," not to the romantic sensibility, but to the good sense of the British public by George Wilson Bridges( )
5 editions published in 1824 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Rev. G.W. Bridges on the effects of manumission by George Wilson Bridges( Book )
1 edition published in 1830 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The prospectus of a new history of the island of Jamaica : from its discovery to the year 1824 : with statistical illustrations by George Wilson Bridges( Book )
1 edition published in 1824 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rare prospectus for the ANNALS OF JAMAICA (London, 1828), at the time the most comprehensive native history of Jamaica. The prospectus describes why a history of Jamaica might improve conditions for colonists, as "at the present moment this valuable Colony does not, unfortunately, maintain the relative situation which once it held in the system of British Empire." Also provides a brief table of contents for the planned two-volume work. Bridges, a staunch defender of colonial interests and of slavery, fought continually with reformers in England
Negro slavery. No. IV by George Wilson Bridges( Book )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Audience level: 0.86 (from 0.77 for State of l ... to 1.00 for The prospe ...)
Alternative Names
Bridges, George
Bridges, George, Rev.
Bridges, George, Reverend
Bridges, George W. 1788-1863
Bridges, George Wilson, Reverend
Bridges, Reverend George Wilson
George Bridges
George Wilson Bridges
Rev. George Bridges
English (25)
Italian (1)