WorldCat Identities

Day, Benjamin Henry 1838-1916

Overview
Works: 17 works in 41 publications in 1 language and 686 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Humorous fiction  History  Biography  Chronologies 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PS1321, 818.403
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Most widely held works about Benjamin Henry Day
 
Most widely held works by Benjamin Henry Day
A tramp abroad by Mark Twain( Book )

19 editions published between 1880 and 1968 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twain's account of traveling in Europe. A Tramp Abroad sparkles with the author's shrewd observations and highly opinionated comments on Old World culture. A Tramp Abroad includes among its adventures a voyage by raft down the Neckar and an ascent of Mont Blanc by telescope, as well as the author's attempts to study art
Beyond the Mississippi : from the great river to the great ocean : life and adventure on the prairies, mountains, and Pacific Coast, 1857-1867 : with more than two hundred illustrations, from photographs and original sketches, of the prairies, deserts, mountains, rivers, mines, cities, Indians, trappers, pioneers, and great natural curiosities of the new states and territories by Albert D Richardson( Book )

3 editions published between 1867 and 1869 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As introduced by the author: "I have sought to picture a fleeting phase of our national life; not omitting its grotesque, lawless features; not concealing my admiration for the adventurous pioneers who have founded great States from the Mississippi t the Pacific, and made a new geography for the American Union."
How to work it; a manual for the use of the Ben Day rapid shading mediums and its registry attachments by Benjamin Henry Day( )

4 editions published between 1905 and 1913 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A perilous trip, shooting a flume in the Sierra Nevada by C Graham( Visual )

1 edition published in 1877 and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two men in small boat slide down a narrow, wooden flume filled with water in the Sierra Nevada Range in Nevada or California. Shows the flume on a tree-covered mountain, rock formations and summits in the distance
Caving in, or, A rebel "deeply humiliated."( Visual )

1 edition published in 1864 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben Day shading mediums, for art work on stone, metal & card board by Ben, Inc Day( Book )

2 editions published in 1920 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cure for Republican lockjaw( Visual )

1 edition published in 1861 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The artist portrays congressional efforts to pass the Crittenden Compromise as an antidote to Republican intransigence on the slavery issue. (For an earlier anti-North satire relating to the compromise, see "Congressional Surgery. Legislative Quackery," no. 1860-44.). Three well-dressed men (probably members of Congress) attend a sick man, who wears a dressing gown and holds a document inscribed "Republican Platform No Compromise." Together they pull the invalid from his chair and struggle to force an oversized pill "Crittenden Compromise" down his throat, pushing it with a "Petition of 63,000." A box of "Constitutional Remedies" (containing more giant pills) is on the floor nearby. The door to the room stands open at right
A tramp abroad ; with also three or four pictures made by the author of this book, without outside help, in all three hundred and twenty-eight illustrations by Mark Twain( )

1 edition published in 1880 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

How to work it; a manual for the use of the Ben Day rapid shading mediums and its registry attachments by Ben, Inc Day( )

1 edition published in 1913 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Breaking that "Backbone"( Visual )

1 edition published in 1862 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ben Day patterns, screens, shades by Chicago Superior Engraving Company( Book )

1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Breaking that "Backbone."( Visual )

1 edition published in 1862 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A cure for Republican lock-jaw( Visual )

1 edition published in 1861 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Halftone of The race on the plains drawn by Dan Smith in Frank Leslie's illustrated weekly] by William Kurtz( Visual )

1 edition published in 1892 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"1 Half-tone from art (The race on the plains by Dan Smith) with litho color overprints. Plate made by Kurtz, New York. This large half-tone illustration with what seem to be Ben Day screen color tints, appeared shortly before Kurtz went to Germany to invest in Vogel's three-color half-tone method."--Hanson Collection catalog, p. 116
A cure for Republican lock-jaw( Visual )

1 edition published in 1861 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Benjamin Henry Day, Jr. Amerikaans illustrator (1838-1916)

Benjamin Henry Day, Jr. artiste américain

Benjamin Henry Day mlajši

Day, Benjamin, 1838-1916

Day, Benjamin H., Jr., 1838-1916

Day, Benjamin Henry, Jr., 1838-1916

بنجامين داي فنان أمريكي

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English (40)