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Thomas Hughes

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Thomas Hughes


Born
in Uffington, Berkshire, England
October 20, 1822

Died
March 22, 1896

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Thomas Hughes was an English lawyer and author. He is most famous for his novel Tom Brown's Schooldays (1857), a semi-autobiographical work set at Rugby School, which Hughes had attended. It had a lesser-known sequel, Tom Brown at Oxford (1861).
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Average rating: 3.45 · 3,041 ratings · 243 reviews · 117 distinct worksSimilar authors
Tom Brown's Schooldays

3.42 avg rating — 2,628 ratings — published 1857 — 77 editions
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Tom Brown at Oxford

3.58 avg rating — 86 ratings — published 1880 — 69 editions
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Secrets of a Locomotive Eng...

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Tom Brown at Rugby

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Tom Brown's Schooldays & To...

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The Scouring Of The White H...

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The Manliness of Christ

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I Become You

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The Complete Mediterranean ...

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Tom Brown's Schooldays Tom Brown at Oxford
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“Blessed are they who have the gift of making friends,for it is one of God's best gifts.”
Thomas Hughes

“He who has conquered his own coward spirit has conquered the whole outward world;”
Thomas Hughes, Tom Brown's Schooldays

“Blessed are they who have the gift of making friends, for it is one of God's best gifts. It involves many things, but above all, the power of going out of one's self and appreciating whatever is noble and loving in another.”
Thomas Hughes

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