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Spottiswoode & Co

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Works: 501 works in 622 publications in 1 language and 5,964 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Poetry  Folklore  Diaries  Quotations  Book reviews  Anecdotes  Biography 
Roles: Printer, Book producer, Publisher
Classifications: PZ8.L15, 398.21
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Publications about Spottiswoode & Co
Publications by Spottiswoode & Co
Most widely held works by Spottiswoode & Co
Seven years' residence in the great deserts of North America by Emmanuel Domenech( Book )
1 edition published in 1860 in English and held by 257 libraries worldwide
Journal of a tour in Marocco and the Great Atlas by Joseph Dalton Hooker( Book )
1 edition published in 1878 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
The blue poetry book by Andrew Lang( Book )
2 editions published in 1891 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
An anthology of the popular works of British poets Scott, Browning, Blake, Wordsworth and others. Includes a few Scottish and American poets
Matthew Arnold's notebooks by Matthew Arnold( Book )
1 edition published in 1902 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
"Passages that struck him in his daily reading The quotations are in English, French, German, Italian, latin, and Greek "--Pref
Narrative of the Canadian Red River Exploring Expedition of 1857 and of the Assinniboine and Saskatchewan Exploring Expedition of 1858 by Henry Youle Hind( Book )
1 edition published in 1860 in English and held by 143 libraries worldwide
Volume 1 of a 2 volume set. For individual volumes in the set see CIHM nos. 35699-35700
Narrative of a voyage to the Polar Sea during 1875-6 in H.M. ships 'Alert' and 'Discovery' by George S Nares( Book )
1 edition published in 1878 in English and held by 125 libraries worldwide
Sir George Nares took command of the British Arctic expedition of 1875-6 that hoped to reach the North Pole. Nares' popular two-volume account of the journey was published in 1878. Volume 1 describes the journey north, and covers the discovery of the channel later called Nares Strait, and the remarkable dog-sled expedition of second-in-command, Albert Markham, that set a new record for the farthest distance north achieved. Volume 2 describes the perilous return journey and includes extensive appendices written by H.W. Feilden, giving details of the expedition's scientific discoveries
The red true story book by Andrew Lang( Book )
2 editions published in 1895 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
The Red True Story Book needs no long Introduction. The Editor, in presenting The Blue True Story Book, apologised for offering tales so much less thrilling and romantic than the legends of the Fairies, but he added that even real facts were, sometimes, curious and interesting. Next year he promises something quite as true as History, and quite as entertaining as Fairies!
Danish Greenland, its people and its products by H Rink( Book )
1 edition published in 1877 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
First published 1877 by Henry S. King & Co., London. History, physical geography, temperature and geology of Greenland; its plant and animal life and economic activities; the Eskimos; Danes in Greenland. (AB 14590)
The animal story book by Andrew Lang( Book )
2 editions published in 1896 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
A collection of short stories, anecdotes, fables, and folktales involving animals from various authors and traditions
A phrenologist amongst the Todas, or, The study of a primitive tribe in South India history, character, customs, religion, infanticide, polyandry, language by William E Marshall( file )
1 edition published in 1873 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
To the snows of Tibet through China by A. E Pratt( Book )
1 edition published in 1892 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
Scott's last expedition : in two volumes by Robert Falcon Scott( Book )
1 edition published in 1913 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Vol.1. being the journals of Captain R.F.Scott. Vol.II. being the reports of the journeys & the scientific work undertaken by Dr. E.A.Wilson and the surviving members of the expedition arranged by Leonard Huxley, with a preface by Sir Clements R. Markham Wit h photogravure frontispieces, 6 original sketches in photogravure by Dr. E.A.Wilson, 18 coloured plates ( 16 from drawings by Dr. Wi lson) 260 full-page and smaller illustrations, from photographs taken by Herbert G.Ponting, and other members of the expedition pan oramas and maps
Poems and ballads by Algernon Charles Swinburne( Book )
1 edition published in 1878 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
Grass of Parnassus : rhymes old and new by Andrew Lang( Book )
1 edition published in 1888 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
Andrew Lang (1844-1912) was a prolific Scots man of letters, a poet, novelist, literary critic and contributor to anthropology. He now is best known as the collector of folk and fairy tales. He was educated at the Edinburgh Academy, St Andrews University and at Balliol College, Oxford. As a journalist, poet, critic and historian, he soon made a reputation as one of the ablest and most versatile writers of the day. Lang was one of the founders of the study of ""Psychical Research,"" and his other writings on anthropology include The Book of Dreams and Ghosts (1897), Magic and Religi
The red book of animal stories by Andrew Lang( Book )
2 editions published in 1899 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
A collection of true and fictional tales from various sources about wild, domestic, and mythical animals
The green fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )
3 editions published between 1892 and 1900 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Contains fairy tales gathered from the folklore of Russia, Germany, Italy, France, Spain, China, Scotland, and Ireland
Tom Sawyer abroad by Mark Twain( Book )
2 editions published in 1894 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
Tom, always looking for trouble, finds it when he sets out to become Hannibal's First Traveler. Tom, Huck, and Jim find themselves kidnapped by a mad inventor, sailing cross the Atlantic and into Arabian adventure on a hot-air balloon
History of England from the fall of Wolsey to the death of Elizabeth by James Anthony Froude( Book )
in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
First footsteps in East Africa by Richard Francis Burton( Book )
1 edition published in 1856 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
In this book, first published in 1856, Burton recounts his travels to Harar, a city in East Africa notorious for its slave trade activity. His plan was a challenging one, as it was believed that no European had been there before; upon arrival he claimed to be an agent of the British government and presented himself to the ruler of Harar. Burton was allowed to spend ten days there, and his account give a fascinating glimpse into a then unknown city and culture
 
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controlled identity A. and G.A. Spottiswoode

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