Author:James Prior

James Prior
(c. 1790 – 1869)

Irish surgeon, biographer and writer.

James Prior


  • Voyage in the Indian Seas in the Nisus frigate during 1810 and 1811 (1820) (external scan)
  • Voyage along the eastern coast of Africa, to Mosambique, Johanna, and Quiloa; to St. Helena; to Rio de Janeiro, Bahia, and Pernambuco in Brazil, in the Nisus frigate(1819) (external scan)
  • Memoir of the Life and Character of Edmund Burke (1824) (external scan)
  • Life of Oliver Goldsmith, from a variety of original sources (1837) (external scan)
  • Goldsmith's Statue
  • Life of Edmond Malone (1860) (transcription project)
  • John Smith of London: a comedy in five acts, and Laugh and live, a comedy in one act. (1883) (external scan)

As EditorEdit

  • Miscellaneous Works of Goldsmith, including a variety of pieces now first collected 4 Volumes (external scans (multiple parts): 1, 2, 3, 4)

Works about PriorEdit


Works by this author published before January 1, 1927 are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago. Translations or editions published later may be copyrighted. Posthumous works may be copyrighted based on how long they have been published in certain countries and areas.