WorldCat Identities

James, Will 1892-1942

Overview
Works: 182 works in 659 publications in 6 languages and 22,881 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  History  Folklore  Western stories  Anecdotes  Biography‡vAnecdotes  Pictorial works 
Subject Headings: Authors, American 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PS3519.A5298, FIC
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Most widely held works about Will James
 
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Smoky, the cowhorse by Will James( Book )

112 editions published between 1925 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 5,883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The experiences of a mouse-colored horse from his birth in the wild, through his capture by humans and his work in the rodeo and on the range, to his eventual old age
Cow country by Will James( Book )

24 editions published between 1927 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cowboys, north and south by Will James( Book )

23 editions published between 1923 and 1998 in English and held by 974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight stories in unrefined western speech about the not always exciting or romantic life of American cowboys
Sand by Will James( Book )

18 editions published between 1929 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young city man learns to become a cowboy
The drifting cowboy by Will James( Book )

16 editions published between 1925 and 1995 in English and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories about a working cowboy named Bill who drifts from Montana to Arizona
Sun up : tales of the cow camps by Will James( Book )

16 editions published between 1931 and 1997 in English and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of some of James's best stories from his previous work along with seven original stories, all accompanied by the author's lively illustrations. Here are sixteen stories of cowboys growing up, learning the ropes, proving their mettle, even falling in love, each told in the inimitable, colorful style of Will James
The American cowboy by Will James( Book )

12 editions published between 1942 and 2005 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the first cowboy in the Southwest and of his son and grandson
Will James' Book of cowboy stories by Will James( Book )

17 editions published between 1951 and 2006 in English and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A selection of the cowboy-author's best stories and sketches, with his illustrations, arranged to give a picture of year-round life on the ranch."
Home ranch by Will James( Book )

12 editions published between 1935 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everyday life on a Western cattle ranch by the cowboy author and illustrator
Scorpion, a good bad horse by Will James( Book )

13 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tim, an outlaw, and Scorpion, a horse with a fiery spirit, team up to dodge the authorities, soon developing such a strong bond that Scorpion develops the ability to warn Tim when he is about to make a bad decision--in love and in other concerns
Young cowboy by Will James( Book )

18 editions published between 1935 and 2008 in English and Czech and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having gotten his first horse, Big-Enough, for his fourth birthday, Billy spends the next several years working hard to become a good, all-around cowboy on his father's ranch
Big-enough by Will James( Book )

10 editions published between 1931 and 1997 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of a cowboy and a cow horse, born on the same day, who together grow big enough for most anything
Tombstone; an Iliad of the Southwest by Walter Noble Burns( Book )

9 editions published between 1927 and 1933 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1927, this narrative defined the legend of Wyatt Earp, with the Earp clan representing law and order in the lawless, chaotic Old West, and the collision between civilization and frontier exploding in the bloody shootout at the OK Corral between the Earps and the Clanton-McLowery gang
The three mustangeers by Will James( Book )

12 editions published between 1933 and 1999 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andy, Stub and Hugh are hired by a range superintendent to round up the orneriest mustangs in the county
The dark horse by Will James( Book )

10 editions published between 1930 and 2003 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of two thoroughbred horses. For other editions, see Author Catalog
Cowboy in the making by Will James( Book )

5 editions published between 1937 and 2001 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young orphan boy finds companionship with his horses and an old trapper as they travel together through the Rocky Mountains of the Old West
Flint Spears : cowboy rodeo contestant by Will James( Book )

10 editions published between 1938 and 2002 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Horses I've known by Will James( Book )

14 editions published between 1929 and 2004 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourteen short stories capture the quirky and peculiar behavior of horses, both good and ornery
All in the day's riding by Will James( Book )

12 editions published between 1933 and 1948 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the equipment, clothing, and everyday experiences of cowboys
Uncle Bill : a tale of two kids and a cowboy by Will James( Book )

8 editions published between 1932 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Kip and his older sister Scootie spend a summer at the Five Barb Ranch, where the old cowboy known as Uncle Bill teaches them to ride and rope and take care of themselves wherever they are in cow country
 
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Smoky, the cowhorse
Alternative Names
Dufault, Ernest 1892-1942

Dufault, Joseph-Ernest-Nephtali

Dufault, Joseph Ernest Nephtali 1892-1942

Džeimss, Vils 1892-1942

Džems, Villʹ 1892-1942

James, Will

James, William R. 1892-1942

James, William Roderick.

James, William Roderick 1892-1942

Jems, Vill 1892-1942

Jems, Villi 1892-1942

Jems, Willi 1892-1942

Jimusi, Weile.

Jimusi, Weile 1892-1942

Velli Jems.

Velli Jems 1892-1942

Weile Jimusi.

Weile Jimusi 1892-1942

Weilejimusi 1892-1942

Will James

Will James (artista)

Will James Canadees schrijver (1892-1942)

Will James Novelist, children's writer, artist

William R. James

Уилл Джеймс

ジェームス

ジェームズ, ウィル

维勒吉木斯 1892-1942

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Cow countryCowboys, north and southSandThe drifting cowboySun up : tales of the cow campsThe American cowboyWill James' Book of cowboy storiesHome ranch