WorldCat Identities

Prater, Ernest

Overview
Works: 61 works in 87 publications in 2 languages and 385 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Robinsonades  Biography  Sea stories  Adventure stories  Action and adventure fiction  Comic books, strips, etc  History  Young adult works 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PZ7.W996, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ernest Prater
John Williams the shipbuilder by Basil Mathews( Book )

2 editions published between 1915 and 1925 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Livingstone, the pathfinder by Basil Mathews( Book )

8 editions published between 1912 and 1928 in English and Tamil and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This biography of Livingstone, tells of this devout Christian missionary, who went out to Africa. The first European to cross Africa, he found the Victoria Falls and narrowly escaped death from native spears, poisoned arrows, disease, drowning and being mauled by a lion. His meeting with Stanley is legendary but his greatest achievement was his part in bringing the slave trade to an end
Bush luck : an Australian story by W. H Timperley( Book )

3 editions published between 1892 and 1920 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lost heir by G. A Henty( Book )

4 editions published between 1899 and 1914 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this tale of intrigue in India and England, a child who is the sole heir to the fortune of a wealthy Indian Army officer, disappears. The officer, a general, has died, having been murdered, leaving all his earthly goods to the child. But if the child is dead, or cannot be located, the will directs these goods be given to a rogue named Sanderson, who poses as John Simcoe. After many intrigues and adventures, Sanderson is exposed as the murderer, and forger of a false will, and the rightful heir, the child is found
The Swiss family Robinson by Johann David Wyss( Book )

8 editions published between 1899 and 2008 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the fortunes of a shipwrecked family as they imaginatively adapt to life on an island abundantly inhabited by animal and plant life
The stranding of the "White Rose" : a story of adventure by Charles Dudley Lampen( Book )

2 editions published between 1899 and 1923 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The child's Livingstone by Mary Entwistle( Book )

1 edition published in 1913 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The postwoman by Emily Pearson Finnemore( Book )

in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With Bandit and Turk by Tom Bevan( Book )

1 edition published in 1913 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gilroy family by Constance M Spender( Book )

1 edition published in 1920 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collegian in khaki by William Johnston( Book )

1 edition published in 1910 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After he has ruined his chances at college through falling into bad company and indulging in drinking and gambling, young Tom Winter enlists in the infantry, determined to start afresh
Westcote Towers by M. C Barnard( Book )

1 edition published in 1922 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The children of the crag by Amy WHIPPLE( Book )

2 editions published in 1913 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eric : a golden heart by Cecilia Selby Lowndes( Book )

2 editions published in 1907 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sea scouts of the "Petrel" by Percy F Westerman( Book )

1 edition published in 1914 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mystery of Hope Lodge by Henrietta S Streatfeild( Book )

1 edition published in 1897 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scouts of Seal Island by Percy F Westerman( Book )

2 editions published between 1913 and 1923 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Smuggler's Keep by Silas K Hocking( Book )

in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A heart of gold by Cecilia Selby Lowndes( Book )

2 editions published between 1894 and 1895 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wilmshurst of the frontier force : a story of the conquest of German East Africa by Percy F Westerman( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early decades of the twentieth century, member of the Royal Navy and lifelong seaman Percy F. Westerman began writing juvenile action-adventure novels, drawing on his own experiences during World War I and in other theaters of war. He achieved widespread acclaim and the undying devotion of millions of young readers. In this installment of the series, an intrepid crew of men plays a critical part in a campaign in Africa
 
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Alternative Names
Ernest Prater artista brit√°nico

Ernest Prater British artist

Languages
English (44)

Tamil (1)