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James, Will 1892-1942

Overview
Works: 186 works in 668 publications in 3 languages and 22,811 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  Western stories  Folklore  History  Short stories, American  Anecdotes  Biography‡vAnecdotes  Pictorial works 
Subject Headings: Authors, American 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Editor
Classifications: PS3519.A5298, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Will James
Publications by Will James
Publications by Will James, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Will James
Smoky, the cowhorse by Will James( Book )
106 editions published between 1925 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,857 libraries worldwide
The experiences of a mouse-colored horse from his birth in the wild, through his capture by humans and his work in the rodeo and on the range, to his eventual old age
Cow country by Will James( Book )
25 editions published between 1927 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 985 libraries worldwide
Cowboys, north and south by Will James( Book )
25 editions published between 1923 and 1998 in English and held by 982 libraries worldwide
A classic collection of stories, punctuated with pen-and-ink drawings by the author, deftly illustrating the life of "real" cowboys--how they worked, how they played, and what their general view of life was
Sand by Will James( Book )
19 editions published between 1929 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 870 libraries worldwide
A young city man learns to become a cowboy
The drifting cowboy by Will James( Book )
15 editions published between 1925 and 1995 in English and held by 710 libraries worldwide
Stories about a working cowboy named Bill who drifts from Montana to Arizona
Sun up : tales of the cow camps by Will James( Book )
17 editions published between 1931 and 1997 in English and held by 689 libraries worldwide
Collection of some of James's best stories from his previous work along with seven original stories, all accompanied by the author's lively illustrations. Here are sixteen stories of cowboys growing up, learning the ropes, proving their mettle, even falling in love, each told in the inimitable, colorful style of Will James
The American cowboy by Will James( Book )
13 editions published between 1942 and 2005 in English and held by 682 libraries worldwide
The story of the first cowboy in the Southwest and of his son and grandson
Will James' Book of cowboy stories by Will James( Book )
16 editions published between 1951 and 2006 in English and held by 619 libraries worldwide
"A selection of the cowboy-author's best stories and sketches, with his illustrations, arranged to give a picture of year-round life on the ranch."
Home ranch by Will James( Book )
12 editions published between 1935 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 584 libraries worldwide
Everyday life on a Western cattle ranch by the cowboy author and illustrator
Scorpion, a good bad horse by Will James( Book )
14 editions published between 1936 and 2010 in English and held by 580 libraries worldwide
Tim, an outlaw, and Scorpion, a horse with a fiery spirit, team up to dodge the authorities, soon developing such a strong bond that Scorpion develops the ability to warn Tim when he is about to make a bad decision--in love and in other concerns
Big-enough by Will James( Book )
10 editions published between 1931 and 1997 in English and held by 511 libraries worldwide
This is the story of a cowboy and a cow horse, born on the same day, who together grow big enough for most anything
Tombstone; an Iliad of the Southwest by Walter Noble Burns( Book )
9 editions published between 1927 and 1933 in English and held by 493 libraries worldwide
First published in 1927, this narrative defined the legend of Wyatt Earp, with the Earp clan representing law and order in the lawless, chaotic Old West, and the collision between civilization and frontier exploding in the bloody shootout at the OK Corral between the Earps and the Clanton-McLowery gang
Young cowboy by Will James( Book )
10 editions published between 1935 and 2008 in English and held by 485 libraries worldwide
Having gotten his first horse, Big-Enough, for his fourth birthday, Billy spends the next several years working hard to become a good, all-around cowboy on his father's ranch
The three mustangeers by Will James( Book )
12 editions published between 1933 and 1999 in English and held by 456 libraries worldwide
Andy, Stub and Hugh are hired by a range superintendent to round up the orneriest mustangs in the county
The dark horse by Will James( Book )
9 editions published between 1930 and 2003 in English and held by 441 libraries worldwide
A story of two thoroughbred horses. For other editions, see Author Catalog
Cowboy in the making by Will James( Book )
5 editions published between 1937 and 2001 in English and held by 420 libraries worldwide
A young orphan boy finds companionship with his horses and an old trapper as they travel together through the Rocky Mountains of the Old West
Horses I've known by Will James( Book )
14 editions published between 1929 and 2004 in English and held by 404 libraries worldwide
Fourteen short stories capture the quirky and peculiar behavior of horses, both good and ornery
Flint Spears : cowboy rodeo contestant by Will James( Book )
10 editions published between 1938 and 2002 in English and held by 401 libraries worldwide
All in the day's riding by Will James( Book )
11 editions published between 1933 and 1948 in English and held by 389 libraries worldwide
Describes the equipment, clothing, and everyday experiences of cowboys
Uncle Bill : a tale of two kids and a cowboy by Will James( Book )
10 editions published between 1932 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 342 libraries worldwide
Ten-year-old Kip and his older sister Scootie spend a summer at the Five Barb Ranch, where the old cowboy known as Uncle Bill teaches them to ride and rope and take care of themselves wherever they are in cow country
 
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Alternative Names
Dufault, Ernest 1892-1942
Dufault, Joseph-Ernest-Nephtali
Dufault, Joseph Ernest Nephtali 1892-1942
Džeimss, Vils 1892-1942
Džems, Villʹ 1892-1942
James, Will
James, William R. 1892-1942
James, William Roderick.
James, William Roderick 1892-1942
Jems, Vill 1892-1942
Jems, Villi 1892-1942
Jems, Willi 1892-1942
Jimusi, Weile.
Jimusi, Weile 1892-1942
Velli Jems.
Velli Jems 1892-1942
Weile Jimusi.
Weile Jimusi 1892-1942
Weilejimusi 1892-1942
Will James
Will James (artista)
Will James Canadees schrijver (1892-1942)
Will James Novelist, children's writer, artist
William R. James
Уилл Джеймс
제임스, 윌 1892-1942
ウィル・ジェームズ
ジェームス
ジェームズ, ウィル
维勒吉木斯 1892-1942
Languages
English (429)
French (7)
Swedish (2)
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