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J.M. Dent & Sons

Works: 495 works in 581 publications in 3 languages and 1,815 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Christmas stories  Poetry  Comedy plays  History  Sonnets  Pastoral drama 
Roles: Publisher, Editor, Correspondent, Recipient
Classifications: PR2803.A2, 822.33
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Everyman's atlas of ancient and classical geography by J.M. Dent & Sons( Map )
1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 279 libraries worldwide
Little men : life at Plumfield with Jo's boys by Louisa May Alcott( Book )
1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 212 libraries worldwide
Follows the adventures of Jo March and her husband Professor Bhaer as they try to make their school for boys a happy, comfortable, and stimulating place
The University of Louvain and its library by Theodore Wesley Koch( Book )
2 editions published in 1917 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Prue & I : Lotus eating by George William Curtis( Book )
1 edition published in 1910 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
Palestine : depicted and described by G. E Franklin( Book )
1 edition published in 1911 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Kings and queens by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )
in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
A story about each king and queen, from William I to Elizabeth II
Aldine House by J.M. Dent & Sons( Book )
2 editions published in 1926 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
A new voyage round the world, by a course never sailed before by Daniel Defoe( Book )
2 editions published in 1895 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Abeille by Anatole France( Book )
2 editions published between 1912 and 1929 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
When her true love is abducted by mysterious creatures, a girl must summon the strength to save him From the moment they met as young children, Bee and George have been bound together by a deep love. But when George goes off on a quest to a forbidden lake, home to dangerous water nymphs, it is up to Bee to rescue him. On her adventure she meets Loc, the king of the dwarfs, who proves to be more kind and generous than the humans she knows. Even as he showers her with riches in an attempt to make her stay, Bee never loses sight of her purpose: finding George. She will do anything to get him back
Blindness by Henry Green( Book )
1 edition published in 1926 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
"Blinded in an accident on his way home from boarding school, John Haye must reevaluate his life and the possibilities for his future. His stepmother - worried that, blind and dependent, he'll spend his life with her - wants to marry him off to anyone who will take him, provided she's of the "right" social class. Contrary to her hopes, John falls in love with the daughter of the town drunk (who is also the town parson). She whisks John off to London, where in this strange city he is confined to a room above a major thoroughfare while she gets on with her life."--Jacket
A little book of courtesies by Katharine Tynan( Book )
2 editions published in 1906 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
A child's book of warriors by William Canton( Book )
1 edition published in 1912 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's Sonnets by William Shakespeare( Book )
1 edition published in 1922 in French and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Parallel printings of a facsimile of the 1609 Quarto and a modernized text of the sonnets are followed by a commentary ranging from short notes to extensive critical essays
The prelude; or, Growth of a poet's mind by William Wordsworth( Book )
5 editions published between 1920 and 1933 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
William Wordsworth's autobiographical masterpiece The Prelude, or, Growth of a Poet's Mind was written between 1798 and 1805. As Wordsworth himself appreciated, it was a thing unprecedented in literary history that a man should talk so much about himself. But his revolutionary work was not published ; it was merely prefatory to a projected magnum opus and just as he had revised whilst writing, so almost immediately he began to amend the thirteen-book Prelude. At the time of his death in April 1850 there were fourteen books, of which no fair, definitive copy existed: it fell to his executors to finalise the text which was published posthumously in July 1850 and which this edition accurately reproduces without editorial emendation. Twentieth-century editors of alternative versions have questioned the merits of many of Wordsworth's "improvements", but the 1850 text remains a literary landmark, the form in which arguably his greatest work was first known
As you like it by William Shakespeare( Book )
1 edition published in 1923 in French and held by 12 libraries worldwide
"As You Like It, Shakespeare's most lighthearted comedy and one of the best-loved and most performed of all his plays, was probably written in 1599 or 1600, though it was not printed until the First Folio of 1623. As its witty heroine is Shakespeare's longest female role, the play's performance history is marked by notable Rosalinds, from Hannah Pritchard and Margaret Woffington (giving rival performances in 1741), to Helen Faucit, Ada Rehan, Peggy Ashcroft, Katharine Hepburn, Vanessa Redgrave, Ronald Pickup (in an all-male production of 1967), Juliet Stevenson, and many others." "In his introduction to this new edition Alan Brissenden suggests reasons for its delayed publication and discusses in detail how productions have changed radically over the years. Shakespeare's use of his sources, his handling of the themes of love, doubleness, and pastoral are also dealt with, as well as the significance of boys playing women's parts on the Elizabethan stage. Detailed annotations explain allusions, puns, and difficult passages, enabling student, reader, actor, and director to savour the humour and the seriousness of the play to the full. There are illustrations, and appendices on 'wit' and the songs, for which the earliest known music is printed."--Jacket
Poe's tales of mystery and imagination by Edgar Allan Poe( Book )
1 edition published in 1914 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Bubble fortune : a story of 1720 by Gilbert SHELDON( Book )
1 edition published in 1911 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
A Christmas carol : in prose, being a ghost story of Christmas by Charles Dickens( Book )
2 editions published between 1905 and 1957 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
A miser learns the true meaning of Christmas when three ghostly visitors review his past and foretell his future
A speech at the jubilee dinner of J.M. Dent & Sons, ltd; 20th October, 1938 by Hugh R Dent( Book )
1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
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