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Henry M. Stanley

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Henry M. Stanley Welsh journalist and explorer who led an expedition to Africa in search of David Livingstone and found him in Tanzania in 1871; he and Livingstone together tried to find the source of the Nile River (1841-1904)
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Usage

In literature:

When Livingstone was lost the whole world saluted Henry M. Stanley as he started upon his famous journey to find him.
"My Memories of Eighty Years" by Chauncey M. Depew
In the House of Commons, which we visited several times, we met Sir Henry M. Stanley.
"Up From Slavery: An Autobiography" by Booker T. Washington
Introduced Henry M. Stanley (Boston).
"Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete" by Albert Bigelow Paine
I introduce Henry M. Stanley.
"Mark Twain's Speeches" by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
In March 1870, Henry M. Stanley set out from Bagamoro in search of Livingstone, whom he found at Ujiji.
"The Life of Sir Richard Burton" by Thomas Wright
Henry M. Stanley, whose baptismal name was John Rowlands, was born of poor parents in Wales, in 1840.
"Eclectic School Readings: Stories from Life" by Orison Swett Marden
To Henry M. Stanley, Esq., Wherever he may be found.
"How I Found Livingstone" by Henry M. Stanley
James Gordon Bennett, the owner of the New York Herald, sent a telegram to one of its correspondents, Henry M. Stanley.
"Quiet Talks with World Winners" by S. D. Gordon
Henry M. Stanley born 1840.
"Leaves of Life" by Margaret Bird Steinmetz
SHORT LIVES OF MEN WITH A MISSION: Charles Kingsley, Lord Lawrence, Henry M. Stanley.
"Blown to Bits" by Robert Michael Ballantyne
On the fourth day of August, 1877, Henry M. Stanley arrived at the village of Nsanda on his way to the ocean.
"History of the Negro Race in America From 1619 to 1880. Vol 1" by George W. Williams
Then Henry M. Stanley volunteered to go out on a relief expedition to bring Emin Pasha home.
"History Of Egypt From 330 B.C. To The Present Time, Volume 12 (of 12)" by S. Rappoport
See "How I Found Livingstone," by Henry M Stanley.
"Great African Travellers" by W.H.G. Kingston
One of Murillo's most ardent admirers among modern English artists is Mrs. Henry M. Stanley, first known in the art world as Dorothy Tennant.
"Child-life in Art" by Estelle M. Hurll
Finally he studied the works of Henry M. Stanley.
"The Explorer" by W. Somerset Maugham
LIFE OF HENRY M. STANLEY, By A. M. Godbey, A. M. Cloth, 560 pages, large, 12mo.
"Not Like Other Girls" by Rosa N. Carey
Not when an American paper will, at its own expense, send Henry M. Stanley to Africa in search of Livingstone.
"A Frenchman in America" by Max O'Rell
LIFE OF HENRY M. STANLEY.
"The Boy Spy" by Joseph Kerby
Copyright, 1893, by Henry M. Stanley.
"McClure's Magazine, Vol. 1, No. 4, September 1893" by Various
Stanley, Sir Henry M., =1=, 303.
"The Letters of William James, Vol. II" by William James
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In poetry:

Welcome, thrice welcome, to the city of Dundee,
The great African explorer Henry M Stanley,
Who went out to Africa its wild regions to explore,
And travelled o'er wild and lonely deserts, fatigued and footsore.
"A Tribute to Henry M. Stanley" by William Topaz McGonagall
This incident is startling, but nevertheless true,
And in midst of all dangers the Lord brought him through
Then, welcome him,. thrice welcome him, right cheerfully,
Shouting, Long live the great African explorer, Henry M Stanley!
"A Tribute to Henry M. Stanley" by William Topaz McGonagall