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Russell, William Clark 1844-1911

Overview
Works: 344 works in 1,518 publications in 2 languages and 8,035 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Sea stories  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Science fiction  Horror tales  Adventure stories  Naval history  Juvenile works  History 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: PR5282, 823.8
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The wreck of the Grosvenor by William Clark Russell ( Book )
70 editions published between 1877 and 2011 in English and German and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A brutal sea captain, an inhuman chief mate, and an indignant crew set out to sea together--an obvious equation for disaster
Horatio Nelson and the naval supremacy of England by William Clark Russell ( Book )
36 editions published between 1890 and 1923 in English and Undetermined and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
William Dampier by William Clark Russell ( Book )
16 editions published between 1889 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
William Dampier (1651-1715) was one of the world's true swashbucklers; not only the first Englishman to explore Australia and New Guinea, he circumnavigated the globe three times before age sixty. In this cogent biography, W. Clark Russell presents Dampier's great adventures and vast achievements
The yarn of Old Harbour Town by William Clark Russell ( )
19 editions published between 1905 and 2011 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is a tale of the kidnapping of a sea captain's daughter, his frantic pursuit of her, and a fight in the English Channel. Admiral Lord Nelson makes an unforgettable cameo appearance
The honour of the flag by William Clark Russell ( Book )
16 editions published between 1895 and 2011 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The seagoing fiction of W. Clark Russell has been compared to Poe, London, Cooper, Marryat, and William Hope Hodgson. This 1895 collection includes Cornered!", A Midnight Visitor," The Strange Adventures of a South Seaman," The Adventures of Three Sailors," The Strange Tragedy of the White Star,'" and The Ship Seen on the Ice."
The frozen pirate by William Clark Russell ( Book )
27 editions published between 1800 and 2012 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sailor stranded on an iceberg discovers a trapped pirate vessel, its crew encased in ice for fifty years. A campfire thaws out French corsair Jules Tassard, who offers to share his treasure before descending into murderous madness. This 1887 nautical horror yarn predates H. G. Wells' use of suspended animation as a plot vehicle
The book of authors. A collection of criticisms, ana, môts, personal descriptions, etc. etc. etc. Wholly referring to English men of letters in every age of English literature by William Clark Russell ( Book )
24 editions published between 1800 and 1876 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tales of our coast ( Book )
8 editions published between 1896 and 1901 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The emigrant ship by William Clark Russell ( Book )
21 editions published between 1800 and 2011 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A shipful of husband-seeking women bound for Australia, diverted by mutineers, find themselves aground on an island in the South Seas. Can Captain Charles Morgan and his new second mate, serving-girl Alice Perry, train thirty females to raise sails for Sydney? This 1894 nautical romance-adventure is one of Russell's best, and most original
The romance of a midshipman by William Clark Russell ( Book )
14 editions published between 1898 and 2011 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Walter Longmore, a young French-born midshipman, finds adventure and romance in this 1898 novel when he meets Miss Belle Stuart; together they face a series of adventures and misadventures. Russell's experience in the British maritime service lends an air of realism to this high-seas thriller, praised by critics for its freshness, skill, and sheer inventive power
The two captains by William Clark Russell ( Book )
16 editions published between 1897 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1820, Captain Pope and Captain Crystal, experienced sailors, gentlemen, privateers, and rogues, set sail in search of treasure. What they find instead is a reluctant crew, slavers, sea battles, an uncooperative earl, shipwreck, romance, and death in this 1897 nautical yarn
Pictures from the life of Nelson by William Clark Russell ( Book )
8 editions published between 1897 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Round the galley fire by William Clark Russell ( Book )
32 editions published between 1883 and 1914 in English and Undetermined and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What cheer? the sad story of a wicked sailor by William Clark Russell ( )
5 editions published between 1896 and 2011 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jeremy Liver--a sneak, coward, and drunk--incites mutiny aboard the good ship Atlantic. A falling spar almost kills the stalwart Captain Heron, who embarks on a dangerous course after the mutineers abandon ship
An ocean tragedy by William Clark Russell ( Book )
29 editions published between 1889 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ship; her story by William Clark Russell ( Book )
10 editions published between 1899 and 2011 in English and German and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
List, ye landsmen! A romance of incident by William Clark Russell ( Book )
20 editions published between 1892 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sea queen : a novel by William Clark Russell ( Book )
27 editions published between 1883 and 2011 in English and German and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rose Island : the strange story of a love adventure at sea by William Clark Russell ( Book )
10 editions published between 1899 and 1982 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Mostyn, Sydney
Russel, Clark 1844-1911
Russell, C. 1844-1911
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Russell, W. C. 1844-1911
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Russell, W. Clark (William Clark), 1844-1911
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Languages
English (436)
German (3)
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