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Beard, Daniel Carter 1850-1941

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Works: 162 works in 551 publications in 5 languages and 11,725 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction  Historical fiction  Arthurian romances  History  Fantasy fiction, American  Satire  Handbooks and manuals  Legends 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Editor, Narrator, Other
Classifications: PS1308,
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A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court by Mark Twain( Book )
64 editions published between 1889 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,143 libraries worldwide
Illustrated by Dan Beard with his signed pencilled annotations regarding his illustrations, on the title pages & on 18 other illustrations throughout the volume
The American boys handy book : what to do and how to do it by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )
38 editions published between 1882 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 1,124 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 )
38 editions published between 1914 and 2013 in English and held by 933 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( Book )
19 editions published between 1894 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 342 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
The American boys handy book; what to do and how to do it by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )
36 editions published between 1882 and 1982 in English and held by 311 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
Moonlight and six feet of romance by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )
18 editions published between 1892 and 1976 in English and held by 185 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 150 libraries worldwide
The American claimant by Mark Twain( Book )
8 editions published between 1892 and 1902 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
A comedy of mistaken identities
Boat-building and boating by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )
11 editions published between 1911 and 2006 in English and held by 114 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 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 109 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
The book of camp-lore & woodcraft by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )
6 editions published between 1920 and 2008 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
Shelters, shacks, and shanties : the classic guide to building wilderness shelters by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 96 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
A Yankee at the court of King Arthur by Mark Twain( Book )
11 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
The clocks of Rondaine and other stories by Frank R Stockton( Book )
5 editions published between 1892 and 1905 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
The American boys' book of bugs, butterflies and beetles by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )
6 editions published between 1915 and 1932 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
The American boys' book of signs, signals and symbols by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )
4 editions published between 1918 and 2013 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
The sportsman's paradise, or, The lake lands of Canada by B. A Watson( Book )
7 editions published between 1887 and 1889 in English and Undetermined and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Dan Beard's animal book and camp-fire stories by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )
6 editions published between 1907 and 1910 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
"A book of animals...made up of the Author's personal notes and sketches made in the fields and forest for his own amusement" as well as "a few short camp-fire stories and legends."--p. i
Camp-lore and woodcraft by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Known to millions of Boy Scouts as Uncle Dan, Daniel Beard was also a Progressive-era reformer, a naturalist, illustrator, and author. Among his many how-to books is this entertaining collection of camp lore and practical notes on woodcrafting. In Camp-Lore and Woodcraft, Beard, an avid outdoorsman, provides youngsters and campers of all ages with detailed, easy-to-follow advice on building campfires for light and warmth; making a good fire for cooking; and packing, saddling, and mounting a horse. There are also some fine tips on preparing for a camping trip, choosing a camp site, and pitching a tent, plus notes on how to cut down a tree and the proper way to chop wood. First published nearly a century ago, and enhanced with more than 370 of the author's own illustrations, this engagingly written book by a man with a keen appreciation of the joys of nature will delight and instruct boys and girls with its celebration of traditional Native American lore and its helpful hints on how to safely enjoy hiking, camping, and exploring the great outdoors
 
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Alternative Names
Beard, D. C.
Beard, D. C. 1850-1941
Beard, D. C. (Daniel Carter), 1850-1941
Beard, Dan.
Beard, Dan 1850-1941
Beard, Daniel
Beard, Daniel C.
Beard, Daniel Carter
Daniel Carter Beard
Daniel Carter Beard American artist and writer
Daniel Carter Beard Amerikaans schrijver (1850-1941)
Daniel Carter Beard amerikansk författare
Daniel Carter Beard amerikansk skribent
Daniel Carter Beard illustrateur et naturaliste américain
Дэниел Картер Берд
دانيال كارتر بيرد
ビアド, ダニエル
ビアード, ダニエル・カーター
Languages
English (344)
Spanish (7)
Japanese (2)
Swedish (1)
Hebrew (1)
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