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Beard, Daniel Carter 1850-1941

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Works: 149 works in 487 publications in 1 language and 10,016 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction, American  Satire  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Graphic novels  Legends  Comic books, strips, etc  Pictorial works  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Illustrator, Editor, Narrator
Classifications: PZ3.C59, 813.4
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A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court by Mark Twain( Book )
41 editions published between 1889 and 2011 in English and held by 2,014 libraries worldwide
This book is designed primarily to alleviate the agony that language learning in its early stages entails, when the foreign words in the sentence simply will not combine to make sense. Legions of beginners give up when they could have made it with the aid of a book like this. But for centuries schoolmasters have frowned on this device, calling it dirty names like crib, crutch, pony. But the truth is that highly educated and motivated people have learned to read a foreign language this way. The great German archaeologist Heinrich Schliemann, who knew many ancient and modern languages, acquire
The American boys handy book : what to do and how to do it by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )
50 editions published between 1882 and 2014 in English and held by 1,545 libraries worldwide
An 1890 manual of pastimes which includes instructions for making kites, fishing poles, a blow gun, boats, and theatrical costumes, and for raising dogs, stuffing animals, stocking an aquarium, and camping
Shelters, shacks, and shanties by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )
30 editions published between 1914 and 2013 in English and held by 806 libraries worldwide
Shows how to build sod houses, over-water camps, railroad tie shacks, Navaho hogans, and log cabins, and offers advice on using an axe, building a fireplace, and starting a fire
Tom Sawyer Abroad by Mark Twain( file )
10 editions published between 1894 and 2011 in English and held by 701 libraries worldwide
Tom, always looking for trouble, finds it when he sets out to become Hannibal's First Traveler. Tom, Huck, and Jim find themselves kidnapped by a mad inventor, sailing cross the Atlantic and into Arabian adventure on a hot-air balloon
Shelters, shacks, and shanties and how to build them by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 240 libraries worldwide
A practical and essential guide for anyone looking to build on their homestead using skills and tools that were available to the homesteaders of days gone by
Tom Sawyer abroad by Mark Twain( Book )
7 editions published between 1894 and 2011 in English and held by 229 libraries worldwide
Tom's plan to become famous involves Huck Finn and his friend Jim in a crusade to the Holy Land by balloon ascension
The outdoor handy book for playground, field and forest by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )
21 editions published between 1900 and 2008 in English and held by 204 libraries worldwide
Ingenuity and self-reliance are valuable qualities in a boy or man, writes famed outdoorsman Daniel Carter Beard. And what better way to foster them than by working?or playing?with your hands? For fathers who want to build the model ships (or real boats!) they never knew how to build, and sons who want to build the ultimate snow fort, The Outdoor Handy Book is a perfect compendium of wisdom and mischief. In its pages are directions for flying paper dragons, stilt-walking, playing dozens of ball games, building doghouses, capturing butterflies and frogs, and much more. Fully illustrated, and replete with notes to make sure that your fun is varied, continuous, and instructional in every season of the year, The Outdoor Handy Book is great all-ages activities resource, whether you're at the workbench or communing with nature
Moonlight and six feet of romance by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )
19 editions published between 1892 and 1976 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
The field and forest handy book : new ideas for out of doors by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )
9 editions published between 1906 and 2000 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
Shelters, shacks, and shanties : the classic guide to building wilderness shelters by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 143 libraries worldwide
Practical, hands-on guide by one of the founders of the Boy Scouts of America contains a wealth of information and advice on how to build everything from a bark teepee and tree-top house to a log cabin and beaver mat hut. Over 332 illustrations and clear, easy-to-follow text make this an invaluable book
Boat-building and boating by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )
11 editions published between 1911 and 2006 in English and held by 125 libraries worldwide
Details construction and operation dos and don'ts for everything from simple rafts and birch-bark canoes to a small sailboat and a speedy motor-boat. Plans require minimal skills
The American claimant by Mark Twain( Book )
6 editions published between 1892 and 1902 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
Though he is best known as a humorist, famed American author Mark Twain also tried his hand at social satires, to much critical and popular acclaim. In The American claimant, Twain provides a thematic follow-up to his previous novel, The prince and the pauper, with a tale of an American con artist and a British aristocrat who essentially switch places and reveal the unsavory aspects of each lifestyle and social milieu
Basket pioneering : a popular hand-book containing concise basketry directions with clear simple diagrams -- designed for the beginner as well as the more experienced basket weaver by Osma Gallinger Tod( Book )
2 editions published between 1933 and 1947 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
The American boys' book of bugs, butterflies and beetles by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )
5 editions published between 1915 and 1932 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
The book of camp-lore and woodcraft by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )
6 editions published between 1920 and 2008 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
The clocks of Rondaine and other stories by Frank Richard Stockton( Book )
3 editions published in 1892 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
A Yankee at the court of King Arthur by Mark Twain( Book )
10 editions published between 1889 and 1912 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
Satirisk roman om en ung, amerikansk våbenfabrikant, der bliver slået bevidstløs, vågner op i det 6. årh.'s England og bliver inddraget i kredsen omkring kong Arthur og ridderne om det runde bord
What to do and how to do it, the American boy's handy book by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )
19 editions published between 1886 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Gives illustrated instructions for a variety of projects and activities for each season of the year including making kites, rearing wild birds, camping out without a tent, sailing small boats, fishing in winter, raising dogs, making theatrical costumes, and many other things
The American boys' book of signs, signals and symbols by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )
3 editions published between 1918 and 2013 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
The American boys' handybook of camp-lore and woodcraft by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )
4 editions published between 1920 and 1930 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Beard, D. C.
Beard, D. C. (Daniel Carter), 1850-1941
Beard, Dan
Beard, Dan, 1850-1941
Beard, Daniel
Beard, Daniel C.
Beard, Daniel Carter
Daniel Carter Beard
ビアド, ダニエル
ビアード, ダニエル・カーター
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English (299)
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