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Jacobs, W. W. (William Wymark) 1863-1943

Overview
Works: 564 works in 1,828 publications in 5 languages and 13,769 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Bibliography  Short stories 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PR4821.J2, 823
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Most widely held works by W. W Jacobs
The monkey's paw by W. W Jacobs( file )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,158 libraries worldwide
A mummified monkey's paw carrying a spell receives three wishes from a family and proceeds to fulfill them in unexpected and horrible ways
Many cargoes by W. W Jacobs( Book )
82 editions published between 1896 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 669 libraries worldwide
A collection of humorous stories dealing with seafaring men
Captains all by W. W Jacobs( Book )
55 editions published between 1905 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 569 libraries worldwide
The monkey's paw by W. W Jacobs( Book )
61 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 560 libraries worldwide
A mummified monkey's paw carrying a spell grants three wishes to each of its owners and fulfills them in unexpected and terrible ways. Includes an analysis of the story and a biography of the author
The lady of the barge by W. W Jacobs( Book )
69 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 496 libraries worldwide
Many of Jacobs' most popular short stories are included in this wide-ranging collection, including, most notably, the horror tale ""The Monkey's Paw."" Other stories run the gamut from life on a ship at sea to ghost stories and apparitions. Jacobs was a master of the form, and the stories collected in The Lady of the Barge represent his finest efforts
Short cruises by W. W Jacobs( Book )
61 editions published between 1900 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 442 libraries worldwide
Humorous short stories, most of them concerned with love
Salthaven by W. W Jacobs( Book )
48 editions published between 1908 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 412 libraries worldwide
Dialstone Lane by W. W Jacobs( Book )
60 editions published between 1904 and 1950 in 3 languages and held by 412 libraries worldwide
More cargoes by W. W Jacobs( Book )
12 editions published between 1898 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 406 libraries worldwide
At Sunwich port by W. W Jacobs( Book )
54 editions published between 1902 and 2008 in English and held by 395 libraries worldwide
Night watches by W. W Jacobs( Book )
45 editions published between 1914 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 390 libraries worldwide
Great classic stories [22 unabridged classics] ( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 390 libraries worldwide
Reginald on house parties / Saki - The Sphinx without a secret / Oscar Wilde -- Tobermory / Saki -- On being idle / Jerome K. Jerome -- For better or worse / W.W. Jacobs -- The model millionaire / Oscar Wilde -- The garden of truth / E. Nesbit -- The cat that walked by himself / Rudyard Kipling -- The girl from Arles / Alphonse Daudet -- Mr. & Mrs. Dove / Katherine Mansfield -- Georgie Porgie / Rudyard Kipling -- Caterpillars / E.F. Benson -- Lost hearts / M.R. James -- Ship to Tarshish / John Buchan -- The tell-tale heart / Edgar Allan Poe -- The man of the night / Edgar Wallace -- Dr. Heidegger's experiment / Nathaniel Hawthorne -- B 24 / Arthur Conan Doyle -- Pat Hobby & Orson Welles / F. Scott Fitzgerald - Mad / Guy de Maupassant -- The black cat / Edgar Allan Poe -- The monkey's paw / W.W. Jacobs
A master of craft by W. W Jacobs( Book )
61 editions published between 1900 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 378 libraries worldwide
The story tells of marital mishap and misadventure among mariners in the East End of London. Will Poppy Tyrell find happiness? What are the dark secrets of Cap'n Flower. Rest assured that all will be revealed and there will be a happy ending
Sailor's knots by W. W Jacobs( Book )
53 editions published between 1900 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 371 libraries worldwide
Odd craft by W. W Jacobs( Book )
32 editions published between 1903 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 321 libraries worldwide
Ship's company by W. W Jacobs( Book )
43 editions published between 1911 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 312 libraries worldwide
The castaways by W. W Jacobs( Book )
34 editions published between 1911 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 258 libraries worldwide
The monkey's paw and other tales of mystery and the macabre by W. W Jacobs( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 254 libraries worldwide
This book features Gothic narratives, stories of the macabre, and supernatural tales that are infused with the shrewd and sardonic humor for which Jacobs is justifiably famous. The stories demonstrate his masterful instinct for weaving terror and suspense into scenes of ordinary everyday life
The skipper's wooing : and the brown man's servant by W. W Jacobs( Book )
29 editions published between 1897 and 2010 in English and German and held by 254 libraries worldwide
Light freights by W. W Jacobs( Book )
51 editions published between 1900 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 246 libraries worldwide
Stories of old salts, introducing some of the author's best comic characters, Bob Pretty, Ginger Dick and Old Sam Small
 
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Alternative Names
Džakobs, V.
Jacobs, W. W.
Jacobs, W. W., 1863-1943
Jacobs, W. W. (William Wymark)
Jacobs, W. W. (William Wymark), 1863-1943
Jacobs, William Wymark, 1863-1943
Wymark Jacobs, William
Wymark Jacobs, William 1863-1943
ジェイコブズ, W. W.
Languages
English (820)
German (14)
French (1)
Swedish (1)
Dutch (1)
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