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Gerber, John C.

Overview
Works: 62 works in 193 publications in 1 language and 12,826 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Juvenile works  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Adventure stories  Historical fiction  Adventure stories, American  Conference proceedings  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Compiler, Thesis advisor, Contributor
Classifications: PS1868, 813.3
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Publications about John C Gerber
Publications by John C Gerber
Most widely held works about John C Gerber
 
Most widely held works by John C Gerber
Twentieth century interpretations of The scarlet letter ; a collection of critical essays by John C Gerber( Book )
9 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 2,040 libraries worldwide
A collection of critical and expository essays on The scarlet letter
Mark Twain by John C Gerber( Book )
10 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,650 libraries worldwide
Profiles the life and career of Samuel Clemens and analyzes his writings
Tom Sawyer abroad by Mark Twain( file )
16 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in English and held by 1,453 libraries worldwide
These unjustly neglected works, among the most enjoyable of Mark Twain's novels, follow Tom, Huck, and Jim as they travel across the Atlantic in a balloon, then down the Mississippi to help solve a mysterious crime. Both with the original illustrations by Dan Beard and A.B. Frost."Do you reckon Tom Sawyer was satisfied after all them adventures? No, he wasn't. It only just pisoned him for more." So Huck declares at the start of these once-celebrated but now little-known sequels to his own adventures. Tom, Huck, and Jim set sail to Africa in a futuristic air balloon, where they survive encounte
The adventures of Tom Sawyer / illustrations by Paul Geiger ; afterword by Bernard DeVoto by Mark Twain( Book )
20 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and held by 1,266 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
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer 135th Anniversary Edition by Mark Twain( file )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 937 libraries worldwide
This landmark anniversary edition contains a selection of Twain's hard-to-find letters and notes expressing his always-engaging opinions on the publication of Tom Sawyer
The adventures of Tom Sawyer ; Tom Sawyer abroad : Tom Sawyer, detective by Mark Twain( Book )
9 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 843 libraries worldwide
The adventures of a mischevious young boy and his friends growing up in a Mississippi River town in the nineteenth century
The Mythologizing of Mark Twain by Sara Davis( Book )
4 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 812 libraries worldwide
<DIV> <DIV>Readers of Mark Twain seldom doubt his genius, but defining that genius and locating its source continue to challenge students of American literature. Equally elusive is an explanation of the intriguing phenomenon of Twain as a mythic figure, both shaper and embodier of an American mythos. Perhaps no single critical approach can adequately assess the complex force behind Samuel Clemens and Mark Twain. This native genius, our quintessential artist, rightfully provokes a number of powerful responses, as these original essays demonstrate.</DIV> </DIV>
Better reading by Walter Blair( Book )
15 editions published between 1948 and 1966 in English and held by 587 libraries worldwide
The speaker's resource book; an anthology, handbook, and glossary by Carroll C Arnold( Book )
4 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 575 libraries worldwide
The college teaching of English by National Council of Teachers of English( Book )
5 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 527 libraries worldwide
The scarlet letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )
7 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 468 libraries worldwide
In 18th century Boston, a Puritan girl is condemned to wear the letter "A" for bearing an illegitimate daughter
Repertory; introduction to essays and articles, biography and history, short stories, drama, and poetry by Walter Blair( Book )
4 editions published between 1960 and 1968 in English and held by 338 libraries worldwide
The writer's resource book by John C Gerber( Book )
3 editions published between 1953 and 1963 in English and held by 256 libraries worldwide
The Merrill studies in Huckleberry Finn by John C Gerber( Book )
3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 242 libraries worldwide
The college anthology by Walter Blair( Book )
7 editions published between 1949 and 1955 in English and held by 204 libraries worldwide
American humor : essays presented to John C. Gerber ( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
A pictorial history of the University of Iowa by John C Gerber( Book )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Better reading; prose, explanatory and persuasive by Walter Blair( Book )
4 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
The Scarlet Letter a Collection of Critical Essays by John C Gerber( Book )
6 editions published between 1950 and 1968 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
 
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