WorldCat Identities

House, Kay Seymour

Overview
Works: 19 works in 76 publications in 2 languages and 3,489 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Sea stories  Historical fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  War stories  Juvenile works  Dime novels  Poetry  Urban fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: PZ3.C786, 813.2
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Most widely held works by Kay Seymour House
Cooper's Americans by Kay Seymour House( Book )

19 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pilot by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

9 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An attempt during the Revolutionary War to abduct some Englishmen for exchange against American prisoners. Plot suggested by the adventures of John Paul Jones
Satanstoe by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

7 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First of a trilogy dealing with frontier life and customs in colonial New York
The Pathfinder. by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

8 editions published between 1897 and 1989 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Pathfinder (1840), Cooper's most picturesque novel and the fourth of the five Leatherstocking Tales, is a naval story set on the Great Lakes of the 1750s. Fashioned from Cooper's own experience as a midshipman on Lake Ontario in 1808-09, the novel revives Natty Bumpo (who had died in The Prairie), and illuminates Cooper's interest in American history with his concern for social development
Reality and myth in American literature by Kay Seymour House( Book )

11 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mei guo dai biao xiao shuo xuan ping by Si He( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in Chinese and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Women in early American literature by Kay Seymour House( Recording )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

House discusses and reads from work written by women about women
Serendipity & synergy : collection development, access, and research opportunities at the American Antiquarian Society in the McCorison era( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bravo by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally published in 1831, this novel is set in Venice in the bygone days of the Doges. It was inspired by Cooper's travels in Italy. The author has intended to give his countrymen, writes Cooper in his preface, "a picture of the social system of the soi-disant republics of the other hemisphere." Cooper aims to show, William Cullen Bryant said, that all systems which reserve power for the strong, inherently oppress the weak
Mei guo dai biao xiao shuo xuan by Kay Seymour House( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in Chinese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sea tales : the pilot ; The red rover by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of two sea novels by the author: "The Pilot," in which a navy hero attacks the English coast during the Revolutionary War, and "The Red Rover," centering on an eighteenth-century pirate
James Fenimore Cooper's American characters by Kay Seymour House( Book )

3 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Fenimore Cooper's The Pioneers by Kay Seymour House( Book )

2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ned Myers ; or a life before the mast by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ned Myers, or, a Life Before the Mast" by James Fenimore Cooper is a classic, historical, action-packed novel about the incredible life of Ned Myers, an early 19th century seaman
The Water-Witch; or, The Skimmer of the Seas by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[The action is set] around New Jersey and Manhattan island and environs. The Water-Witch is a trim, beautiful, very fast sailing vessel smuggling goods into the North American colonies of the last Stuart Monarch, Queen Anne. The time is the early second decade of the 18th Century, approximately 1712
Cooper's Indians after yet another "century of dishonor" by Kay Seymour House( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Francesco Caracciolo, Fenimore Cooper and "Billy Budd." by Kay Seymour House( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Four North American writers and their terrain by Kay Seymour House( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The American novel: from James Fenimore Cooper to William Faulkner by Wallace Stegner( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Sixteen scholars examine the most representative novels of nineteen writers and provide a personal guide to their understanding
 
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The pilot
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House, Kay S.

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SatanstoeThe Pathfinder.Sea tales : the pilot ; The red roverNed Myers ; or a life before the mastThe Water-Witch; or, The Skimmer of the Seas