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Ward, Adolphus William Sir 1837-1924

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Works: 348 works in 1,606 publications in 2 languages and 18,325 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Bibliography  History  Drama  Biography  Legends  Maps  Juvenile works  Love stories 
Roles: Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Other, Correspondent, ed
Classifications: PR4710, 820.9
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Publications about Adolphus William Ward
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Publications by Adolphus William Ward, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Adolphus William Ward
 
Most widely held works by Adolphus William Ward
The Cambridge history of English literature by Adolphus William Ward( Book )
119 editions published between 1907 and 2010 in English and German and held by 3,391 libraries worldwide
Chaucer by Adolphus William Ward( Book )
76 editions published between 1879 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,534 libraries worldwide
The Canterbury Tales of Geoffrey Chaucer (1343-1400) represent one of the foundations of English literature. For this 1879 entry in the influential English Men of Letters" series of literary biographies, the distinguished critic Adolphus Ward placed Chaucer's life and work in the context of his tempestuous times, which included the Black Death
The Cambridge modern history by John Emerich Edward Dalberg Acton Acton( Book )
47 editions published between 1902 and 1969 in English and held by 1,445 libraries worldwide
Dickens by Adolphus William Ward( Book )
60 editions published between 1879 and 2011 in English and held by 1,386 libraries worldwide
Charles Dickens (1812-1870) created some of England's most enduring works of fiction. Ward's 1882 entry into the influential English Men of Letters" series of literary biographies probes Dickens' life and work before and after The Pickwick Papers , his travel writings, David Copperfield , and beyond
A history of English dramatic literature to the death of Queen Anne by Adolphus William Ward( Book )
25 editions published between 1875 and 1970 in English and held by 1,240 libraries worldwide
The Cambridge history of British foreign policy, 1783-1919 by Adolphus William Ward( Book )
20 editions published between 1922 and 1971 in English and held by 1,082 libraries worldwide
With contributions from leading historians of the day, alongside chapters by politicians, journalists and lawyers, this three-volume work was the first comprehensive survey of foreign policy during the rise of Britain as a major power. Published between 1922 and 1923, it is unashamed in its aim to present 'a national point of view [with] an avowed regard for the interests, and above all for the honour of Great Britain', but is all the more illuminating for that. Including some original memoranda and documents, it takes as its starting point
Poetical works by Alexander Pope( Book )
86 editions published between 1869 and 1964 in English and held by 854 libraries worldwide
Ill. by John Gilbert
The history of Greece by Ernst Curtius( Book )
33 editions published between 1867 and 2011 in English and held by 612 libraries worldwide
The German archaeologist Ernst Curtius (1814-1896) published this seminal work in three volumes between 1857 and 1867. It quickly became a bestseller and was republished in numerous German editions. The work was translated into English by the eminent British historian Adolphus William Ward (1837-1924) who divided it into five volumes, published between 1868 and 1873. Volume 2 focuses on the themes of conflict and unity, with the second part of Book 2, and Book 3 which covers the Ionian revolt and the events that led to the outbreak of
Poems by Samuel Taylor Coleridge( Book )
23 editions published between 1905 and 1992 in English and held by 540 libraries worldwide
Poetry
Germany, 1815-1890 by Adolphus William Ward( Book )
15 editions published between 1916 and 1979 in English and held by 432 libraries worldwide
The tragical history of Doctor Faustus by Christopher Marlowe( Book )
46 editions published between 1887 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 423 libraries worldwide
Classic Play. Faustus dreams of knowledge and power, hece his blaspheming, his sense of the loss of God, his agonized despair. This is the gist of the play. The other people have virtually no character, and no function save to help him towards good or evil
The electress Sophia and the Hanoverian succession by Adolphus William Ward( Book )
14 editions published between 1903 and 1909 in English and held by 274 libraries worldwide
The Counter-reformation by Adolphus William Ward( Book )
17 editions published between 1881 and 2009 in English and held by 271 libraries worldwide
The Cambridge modern history atlas ( Book )
15 editions published between 1912 and 1924 in English and held by 267 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare and the makers of Virginia by Adolphus William Ward( Book )
18 editions published between 1919 and 1978 in English and held by 263 libraries worldwide
Great Britain & Hanover; some aspects of the personal union by Adolphus William Ward( Book )
19 editions published between 1899 and 2009 in English and held by 261 libraries worldwide
The London merchant; or, The history of George Barnwell, and Fatal curiosity by George Lillo( Book )
7 editions published in 1906 in English and held by 205 libraries worldwide
Old English drama : select plays. Marlowe, Tragical history of Doctor Faustus. Greene, Honourable history of Friar Bacon and Friar Bungay by Adolphus William Ward( Book )
28 editions published between 1878 and 1901 in English and Undetermined and held by 198 libraries worldwide
Sir Henry Wotton; a biographical sketch by Adolphus William Ward( Book )
12 editions published between 1898 and 2011 in English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
English author and diplomat Sir Henry Wotton (1568 1639) was secretary to the Earl of Essex and later became a favorite of King James I, who knighted him and appointed him ambassador to Venice. Adolphus W. Ward's engaging biography of Wotton is both a compelling life story and a thoughtful study of Wotton's accomplishments
The poems of John Byrom by John Byrom( Book )
11 editions published between 1894 and 1974 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
 
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Ward, A. W. 1837-1924 Sir
Ward, A. W. (Adolphus William), Sir, 1837-1924
Ward, A. W., Sir, 1837-1924
Ward, Adolph 1837-1924
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English (699)
German (1)
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