WorldCat Identities

Williams, True

Overview
Works: 65 works in 197 publications in 3 languages and 4,956 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Political fiction  Satire  Biography  History  Adventure stories, American  Humorous fiction  Chronologies  Autobiographies 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PS1306,
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Most widely held works by True Williams
The adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain( Book )

28 editions published between 1876 and 2014 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the boyhood escapades and adventures of Tom Sawyer and his friend, Huckleberry Finn, as they grow up in a small town along the Mississippi River
The gilded age by Mark Twain( Book )

3 editions published between 1873 and 1874 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A direct and caustic attack on government, politicians, and big business in post-Civil War America
A tramp abroad ; Following the equator : other travels by Mark Twain( Book )

17 editions published between 1880 and 2009 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tramp abroad (1880) is based on Twain's travels in Europe from April 1878 to August 1879, blending autobiography and fiction. Presented with the author's original sketches, Twain provides a humorous travelogue with commentary on Old World customs, Wagnerian opera, and the German language interlaced with American reminiscences. Following the equator (1897) chronicles Twain's 1895 round-the-world lecture tour, including the Fiji Islands, Australia, New Zealand, Ceylon, India, Mauritius, and South Africa. Includes social criticism and accounts of the Black Hole of Calcutta and events in South Africa that would lead to the Boer War.--Adapted from Book jacket
Illustrated works of Mark Twain by Mark Twain( Book )

4 editions published between 1976 and 1979 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of the works of Mark Twain including the complete texts of "Tom Sawyer" and "Huckleberry Finn", selections from his travel and humorous sketches, and excerpts from lesser-known novels. Texts are taken from first editions and include the original illustrations
The adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of a boy growing up in the nineteenth century in a Mississippi River town as he plays hookey on an island, witnesses a crime, hunts for pirates' treasure, and becomes lost in a cave
Beyond the Mississippi : from the great river to the great ocean : life and adventure on the prairies, mountains, and Pacific Coast, 1857-1867 by Albert D Richardson( Book )

1 edition published in 1869 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The History of the American West Collection is a unique project that provides opportunities for researchers and new readers to easily access and explore works which have previously only been available on library shelves. The Collection brings to life pre-1923 titles focusing on a wide range of topics and experiences in US Western history. From the initial westward migration, to exploration and development of the American West to daily life in the West and intimate pictures of the people who inhabited it, this collection offers American West enthusiasts a new glimpse at some forgotten treasures of American culture. Encompassing genres such as poetry, fiction, nonfiction, tourist guides, biographies and drama, this collection provides a new window to the legend and realities of the American West
The adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain( Book )

3 editions published between 1980 and 2002 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark Twain's first novel about Tom and Huck, one of the world's best-known and best-loved books, is published here with all the original True W. Williams illustrations. The adventures of a growing boy in the nineteenth century in a Mississippi River town, as he plays hookey on an island, witnesses a crime, hunts for pirates' treasure, and becomes lost in a cave
Roughing it by Mark Twain( Book )

15 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two American originals, Mark Twain and the West, come together in this documentary of the author's seven-year "pleasure trip" to the silver mines of Nevada. Twain had originally planned the trip to be a three-month "vacation;" not surprisingly for someone of Twain's temperament, the trip lasted seven years. His journey, like his book, has a way of taking ever-unexpected turns
The adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain( Book )

5 editions published between 1967 and 1987 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of a mischievous young boy and his friends growing up in a Mississippi River town in the nineteenth century
How Private Geo. W. Peck put down the rebellion by George W Peck( Book )

4 editions published between 1887 and 1900 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peck's bad boy and his pa by George W Peck( Book )

12 editions published between 1893 and 2004 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Peck's son
The illustrated Mark Twain by Mark Twain( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of the works of Mark Twain including the complete texts of "Tom Sawyer" and "Huckleberry Finn", selections from his travel and humorous sketches, and excerpts from lesser-known novels. Texts are taken from first editions and include the original illustrations
Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain( Book )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures and pranks of a mischievous boy growing up in a Mississippi River town in the early nineteenth century
The adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain( Book )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in Spanish and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of a boy growing up in the nineteenth century in a Mississippi River town, as he plays hookey on an island, witnesses a crime, hunts for pirates' treasure, and becomes lost in a cave
Frank Fairweather's fortunes by True Williams( Book )

5 editions published between 1890 and 1895 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shadowed to Europe a Chicago detective on two continents by S. M Jelley( Book )

2 editions published in 1885 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sower : a poem by Augustus Currey( Book )

3 editions published in 1884 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sparkles for bright eyes( Book )

5 editions published between 1888 and 1891 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Merry Christmas 1888-9( Book )

3 editions published between 1887 and 1888 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark Twain called his 1876 novel a ""hymn to boyhood, "" and it remains an archetypal vision of pre-Civil War small-town America. Readers of all ages delight in its humorous narrative, delivered in a voice as mischievous and good-hearted as Tom Sawyer himself. Generations have played hooky with Twain's young hero, chuckling at his pranks and thrilling in his starry-eyed search for buried treasure. This handsome edition is the only hardcover version that features all of True Williams's endearing illustrations. Chosen by Twain himself, Williams was the first artist to depict Tom Sawyer and Huckle
 
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Illustrated works of Mark TwainThe illustrated Mark Twain
Alternative Names
Williams, T. W.

Williams, T. W. (True W.)

Williams, True

Williams, True W.

Williams, True W. 1839-1897

Williams, Truman

윌리엄스, 트루 1839-1897

윌리엄스, 트루 W. 1839-1897

Languages
English (114)

Spanish (7)

Chinese (1)

Covers
Illustrated works of Mark TwainThe adventures of Tom SawyerRoughing itPeck's bad boy and his paThe illustrated Mark Twain