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Morley, Henry 1822-1894

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Works: 722 works in 2,938 publications in 4 languages and 22,950 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Reviews  Biographies  Autographs  Fiction  Romances  Essays  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Editor, Author, Author of introduction, Translator, Contributor, Other, Collector
Classifications: PR4861, 851.4
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Publications about Henry Morley
Publications by Henry Morley
Publications by Henry Morley, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Henry Morley
Jerusalem delivered (Gerusalemme liberata) by Torquato Tasso( Book )
19 editions published between 1890 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 725 libraries worldwide
The great sixteenth-century poet vividly imagines the end of the First Crusade, led by Godfrey of Bouillon, and the taking of Jerusalem. This decidedly fictional 1581 account, influenced by Homer and Virgil as well as Ariosto's Orlando Furioso, is heavily seasoned with romance, intrigue, and sorcery. Tasso's poem inspired painters, playwrights, and librettists for centuries. Verse translation by Edward Fairfax
English writers: an attempt towards a history of English literature by Henry Morley( Book )
60 editions published between 1864 and 2016 in English and French and held by 469 libraries worldwide
Of English literature in the reign of Victoria, with a glance at the past by Henry Morley( Book )
35 editions published between 1881 and 1887 in English and German and held by 455 libraries worldwide
Memoirs of Bartholomew fair by Henry Morley( Book )
46 editions published between 1800 and 2010 in English and held by 445 libraries worldwide
Ideal commonwealths; Plutarch's Lycurgus, More's Utopia, Bacon's New Atlantis, Campanella's City of the sun and a fragment of Hall's Mundus alter et idem by Henry Morley( Book )
51 editions published between 1885 and 2010 in English and held by 398 libraries worldwide
The earlier life and the chief earlier works of Daniel Defoe by Daniel Defoe( Book )
18 editions published between 1889 and 1976 in English and held by 389 libraries worldwide
Many early writings of English novelist and pamphleteer Daniel Defoe are collected in this volume
Demonology and witchcraft; letters addressed to J.G. Lockhart, Esq by Walter Scott( Book )
23 editions published between 1884 and 2000 in English and held by 372 libraries worldwide
This lengthy work contains numerous letters and types of correspondence on the various beliefs and instances of witchcraft and demonology up through the late 19th century
A first sketch of English literature by Henry Morley( Book )
101 editions published between 1873 and 2012 in English and held by 329 libraries worldwide
The initial study for his monumental ten-volume English Writers series, this 1873 survey reached a circulation of 34,000 by the time of the author's death. It begins with the Celts, the first English, and the era of Chaucer, then moves from the fifteenth century to the reign of Elizabeth (including Shakespeare and his time), commonwealth and revolution, to William III, Anne, and Victoria
The life of Henry Cornelius Agrippa von Nettesheim : doctor and knight, commonly known as a magician by Henry Morley( Book )
16 editions published between 1856 and 1972 in English and held by 298 libraries worldwide
Tales of the seven deadly sins : being the Confessio amantis by John Gower( Book )
16 editions published between 1889 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 259 libraries worldwide
The journal of a London playgoer by Henry Morley( Book )
21 editions published between 1891 and 1974 in English and held by 259 libraries worldwide
The journal of a London playgoer from 1851-1866 by Henry Morley( Book )
10 editions published between 1866 and 2010 in English and held by 255 libraries worldwide
Early prose romances : Reynard the Fox, Friar Bacon, Robert the Devil, Guy of Warwick, Virgilius, History of Hamlet, Friar Rush by Henry Morley( Book )
19 editions published between 1889 and 2012 in English and held by 246 libraries worldwide
Mediaeval tales by Henry Morley( Book )
21 editions published between 1884 and 2010 in English and held by 240 libraries worldwide
Plays from Molière by Henry Morley( Book )
24 editions published between 1883 and 2015 in English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
Clement Marot, and other studies by Henry Morley( Book )
31 editions published between 1871 and 2017 in English and French and held by 206 libraries worldwide
Character writings of the seventeenth century by Henry Morley( Book )
17 editions published between 1891 and 2012 in English and held by 200 libraries worldwide
Plays and poems by Ben Jonson( Book )
19 editions published between 1885 and 1895 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
Essays of Elia : Last essays of Elia by Charles Lamb( Book )
10 editions published between 1885 and 1900 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
The English author Chalres Lamb's personal essays, that appeared in the London Magazine in the 1820s under the pseudonym "Elia," were the most popular of their time, establishing Lamb as one of the foremost essayists of his age
Hudibras by Samuel Butler( Book )
8 editions published between 1885 and 1889 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
A satire on the Cromwellians and on the Presbyterian church written by a confirmed Royalist and Anglican. Hudibras, a colonel in the Cromwellian army, is involved in various comic misadventures and is shown to be stupid, greedy and dishonest
 
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Author of "How to make home unhealthy" 1822-1894
Henry Morley Brits schrijver (1822-1894)
Henry Morley economista americano
Henry Morley letterato britannico
"How to make home unhealthy", Author of 1822-1894
Morley Henry
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