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Hughes, Thomas 1822-1896

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Works: 420 works in 2,132 publications in 5 languages and 17,939 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Film adaptations  Young adult works  College stories  Sermons 
Roles: Editor, Creator, Composer, Correspondent
Classifications: PR4809.H8, 823.8
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Tom Brown's schooldays by Thomas Hughes( Book )
805 editions published between 1800 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 5,603 libraries worldwide
Recounts the adventures of a young English boy at Rugby School in the early nineteenth century
Tom Brown at Oxford by Thomas Hughes( Book )
257 editions published between 1800 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,702 libraries worldwide
The follow-up to the much-beloved Tom Brown's Schooldays, Thomas Hughes' novel Tom Brown at Oxford follows the rowdy but good-hearted protagonist as he leaves his school-boy days behind him and begins his academic career at university. Although the main character has matured, he still has the same proclivity for hijinks and finds himself entangled in a series of scrapes and mishaps
Tom Brown's schooldays by Thomas Hughes( file )
in English and held by 1,177 libraries worldwide
David Livingstone by Thomas Hughes( Book )
36 editions published between 1889 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 577 libraries worldwide
Thomas Hughes's biography of David Livingstone (1813-1873) follows the legendary Scottish explorer's life from his impoverished childhood to his missionary work in Africa, where he would remain for thirty years and where he discovered Victoria Falls. This is an enthralling account of Livingstone's extraordinary accomplishments
Alfred the Great by Thomas Hughes( Book )
49 editions published between 1869 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 534 libraries worldwide
This is an intriguing portrait of Alfred the Great (849-899), the most famous of the Saxon monarchs. The volume presents eight different writers all prominent English men of letters who examine the life and times of the King, with such chapters as King Alfred as a Writer," English Law Before the Conquest," and the excellent chapter, King Alfred as Warrior," by Charles Oman
Alton Locke, tailor and poet by Charles Kingsley( Book )
47 editions published between 1856 and 2005 in English and held by 506 libraries worldwide
Alton Locke is the story of a young tailor-boy who has instincts and aspirations beyond the normal expectations of his working-class background. He is intensely patriotic and has ambitions to be a poet. In the course of the narrative, Alton Locke loves and struggles in vain. Physically, he is a weak man, but is able to encompass all the best emotions, along with vain longings, wild hopes, and a righteous indignation at the plight of his contemporaries. He joins the Chartist movement because he can find no better vehicle by which to improve the lot of the working class, experiencing a sense of devastation at its apparent failure. Utterly broken in spirit, Alton Locke sails for America to seek a new life there; however, he barely reaches the shore of the New World before he dies
The scouring of the White Horse; or, The long vacation ramble of a London clerk by Thomas Hughes( Book )
31 editions published between 1859 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 437 libraries worldwide
Brimming with local traditions and rural reminiscences, The scouring of the White Horse is a combined travel narrative and regional history under the guise of fiction. The story is of a townie observing an ancient festival who soon comes to realize that the past has something to teach the present this novel is a rich vehicle for folklore
The manliness of Christ by Thomas Hughes( Book )
56 editions published between 1879 and 2011 in English and held by 432 libraries worldwide
The friendship of books, and other lectures by Frederick Denison Maurice( Book )
26 editions published between 1874 and 1904 in English and held by 395 libraries worldwide
This 1874 collection, published posthumously, contains such lectures as On Words, On Books, On the Use and Abuse of Newspapers, English History, and Spenser's 'Faery Queene.' Of the volume, The Daily News said, The high, pure, sympathetic, and truly charitable nature of Mr. Maurice is delightfully visible throughout these lectures, which are excellently adapted to spread a love of literature amongst the people."
G.T.T., gone to Texas : letters from our boys by Thomas Hughes( Book )
29 editions published between 1884 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 295 libraries worldwide
Memoir of a brother by Thomas Hughes( Book )
20 editions published between 1873 and 2011 in English and held by 281 libraries worldwide
A poignant memoir of his late brother George, who was an enormous influence on Hughes, so much so that Hughes based his famous character Tom Brown, of Tom Brown's School Days , on him. This collection of reminiscences captures the youthful adventures and bonds between two brothers who are also the closest of friends
School days at Rugby by Thomas Hughes( Book )
47 editions published between 1857 and 2008 in English and held by 264 libraries worldwide
Recounts the adventures of a young English boy at Rugby School in the early nineteenth century
Memoir of Daniel Macmillan by Thomas Hughes( Book )
12 editions published between 1882 and 1886 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
History of the Working Tailors' Association 34, Great Castle Street by Thomas Hughes( file )
4 editions published in 1850 in English and held by 205 libraries worldwide
Rugby, Tennessee : being some account of the settlement founded on the Cumberland Plateau by the Board of Aid to Land Ownership, limited .... by Thomas Hughes( Book )
6 editions published between 1881 and 1975 in English and held by 192 libraries worldwide
James Fraser, Second bishop of Manchester; a memoir, 1818-1885 by Thomas Hughes( Book )
16 editions published between 1887 and 1889 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
The cause of freedom which is its champion in America, the North or South? by Thomas Hughes( file )
8 editions published in 1863 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
Vacation rambles by Thomas Hughes( Book )
10 editions published between 1895 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 130 libraries worldwide
The life of David Livingstone by Thomas Hughes( Book )
8 editions published between 1889 and 1905 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Author of Tom Brown's school days, 1822-1896
Gi︠u︡ks, T., 1822-1896
H. (Hughes), 1822-1896
Hughes, Thomas
Hughes, Tomas, 1822-1896
Old boy.
Old boy, 1822-1896
Tom Brown's school days, Author of, 1822-1896
Languages
English (1,486)
German (8)
French (1)
Russian (1)
Spanish (1)
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