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Walker, Franklin 1900-1978

Overview
Works: 56 works in 221 publications in 3 languages and 6,032 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  History  Psychological fiction  Juvenile works  Short stories  Action and adventure fiction  Nature stories  Bildungsromans 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction, Interviewer
Classifications: PS3523.O46, 813.52
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Franklin Walker
Publications by Franklin Walker
Publications by Franklin Walker, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Franklin Walker
 
Most widely held works by Franklin Walker
Jack London and the Klondike : the genesis of an American writer by Franklin Walker( Book )
33 editions published between 1966 and 2005 in English and held by 994 libraries worldwide
Biography, with particular attention to the time London spent in the Yukon, and critique of his Yukon writings
San Francisco's literary frontier by Franklin Walker( Book )
30 editions published between 1939 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 960 libraries worldwide
Frank Norris : a biography by Franklin Walker( Book )
25 editions published between 1932 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 789 libraries worldwide
Irreverent pilgrims; Melville, Browne, and Mark Twain in the Holy Land by Franklin Walker( Book )
6 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 621 libraries worldwide
A literary history of southern California by Franklin Walker( Book )
7 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 520 libraries worldwide
The seacoast of Bohemia by Franklin Walker( Book )
9 editions published between 1966 and 1973 in English and held by 355 libraries worldwide
The Washoe Giant in San Francisco : being heretofore uncollected sketches by Mark Twain( Book )
7 editions published between 1938 and 1977 in English and held by 300 libraries worldwide
Homes of California authors by Book Club of California( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
Ambrose Bierce : the wickedest man in San Francisco by Franklin Walker( Book )
5 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
The letters of Frank Norris by Frank Norris( Book )
3 editions published between 1956 and 1977 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
Prentice Mulford's California sketches by Prentice Mulford( Book )
3 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
Heart of darkness and the secret sharer by Joseph Conrad( Book )
6 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
The story takes place at sea, near the Gulf of Siam, and is told from the perspective of a young nameless Captain. The captain is unfamiliar with both his ship and his crew, having only joined their company a fortnight earlier. The Captain is furthermore unsure of himself, questioning his ability to fulfill the role of such an authoritative figure
The call of the wild and selected stories by Jack London( Book )
6 editions published between 1960 and 1962 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Swiftly paced, vividly written, the six stories included her deal with the main theme of London's work - the law of the club and the fang, man's instinctive reversal to primitive behavior when pitted against the brute force of nature
San Francisco Bay Area writers and artists by Elsie Martinez( Book )
3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Recollections of her father, Herman Whitaker, her husband, Xavier Martinez, and of Jack London, George Sterling, Ambrose Bierce, Joaquin Miller, and other writers and artists; life in Piedmont and Carmel; Harriet Dean and the Little Review; her daughter and son-in-law, artists Micaela and Ralph DuCasse. Copies of clippings and Mrs. Baum's correspondence with Mrs. Martinez included. Photographs inserted. With this: booklet on Carmel containing article by Mrs. Martinez on Carmel Mission, and another publication featuring an article about her
Elsie Whitaker Martinez : San Francisco Bay area writers and artists : an interview by Elsie Whitaker Martinez( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Martin Eden by Jack London( Book )
2 editions published in 1977 in French and held by 11 libraries worldwide
The semiautobiographical story of an impoverished seaman who pursues, obsessively and aggressively, dreams of education and literary fame
Frank Norris : petitions the president and faculty of the University of California by Bancroft Library( Book )
2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Walker, Franklin
Walker Franklin 1900-1967
Walker, Franklin D.
Walker, Franklin Dickerson
Walker, Franklin Dickerson 1900-
Walker, Franklin Dickerson 1900-1978
Walker, Franklin Dickerson 1900-1979
Languages
English (169)
French (2)
Portuguese (1)
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