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Century Company

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Works: 623 works in 1,056 publications in 1 language and 19,520 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Personal narratives  Biography  Domestic fiction  Periodicals  Poetry  Dictionaries  Young adult works 
Roles: Publisher, Former owner, Copyright holder, Book producer
Classifications: E470, 973.7
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Battles and leaders of the Civil War. Being for the most part contributions by Union and Confederate officers. New introd. by Roy F. Nichols by Robert Underwood Johnson( Book )
17 editions published between 1887 and 2010 in English and held by 814 libraries worldwide
Vol. I Retreat from Gettysburg, Vol. II North to Antietam, Vol. III From Sumter to Shiloh, Vol. IV The Way to Appomattox
St. Nicholas ( serial )
in English and held by 621 libraries worldwide
One of the most successful American magazine for children during the second half of the 19th century, employing the finest childrens' illustrators and writers in a high quality production. Contributors included Mark Twain, Louisa May Alcott and Robert Louis Stevenson. Its emphasis was to entertain - "A child's magazine is it's pleasure-ground" (Dodge)
Mrs. Wiggs of the cabbage patch by Alice Caldwell Hegan Rice( Book )
8 editions published between 1901 and 1920 in English and held by 611 libraries worldwide
Kentucky novel, of mingled humor and sentiment, about a plucky widow and her children who live in a struggling community along the railroad tracks
John Barleycorn by Jack London( Book )
3 editions published between 1913 and 2011 in English and held by 416 libraries worldwide
Semi-autobiographical, drawing on the author's recollections of alcoholism
The leatherwood god by William Dean Howells( Book )
2 editions published in 1916 in English and held by 413 libraries worldwide
William Dean Howells frequently drew on his Midwestern childhood for his fiction. Based on an incident in Ohio that had always fascinated him, The Leatherwood God tells the intriguing tale of how a charlatan named Joseph Dylks, claiming to be a messenger of God (or even God himself), exploited the pious townspeople, split their devout community in two, and then disappeared
Italian villas and their gardens by Edith Wharton( Book )
1 edition published in 1904 in English and held by 338 libraries worldwide
A comprehensive look at the history and character of Italian garden architecture and ornamentation, with a brief history of more than seventy-five villas as well as a detailed discussion of their gardens and the relationship between the villa, its garden, and the surrounding countryside
Lovey Mary by Alice Caldwell Hegan Rice( Book )
3 editions published between 1903 and 1912 in English and held by 308 libraries worldwide
Story of a young girl who left an orphanage and manages to support herself and the child she took with her
Napoleon Jackson : the gentleman of the plush rocker by Ruth McEnery Stuart( Book )
3 editions published in 1902 in English and held by 214 libraries worldwide
Daddy-Long-Legs by Jean Webster( Book )
3 editions published between 1912 and 2009 in English and held by 207 libraries worldwide
All sorts of things begin to happen when an orphaned boarding school student, Judy Abbot, finally meets the wealthy guardian with whom she has corresponded for years sight unseen
An artist's letters from Japan by John La Farge( Book )
1 edition published in 1897 in English and held by 199 libraries worldwide
First published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company
A cathedral singer by James Lane Allen( Book )
2 editions published in 1916 in English and held by 193 libraries worldwide
This uplifting novel penned by prominent Kentucky novelist James Lane Allen reminds readers that the most beautiful things in art and in life are often found in the most unexpected places. Young Ashby Truesdale has been blessed with a singing voice of remarkable purity and earnestness, but his family is mired in unspeakable poverty. Will he be able to overcome this hindrance to bring his creative gift to the world?
The biography of a grizzly : and 75 drawings by Ernest Thompson Seton( Book )
5 editions published between 1900 and 1926 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
The fortunes and misfortunes of a lone grizzly bear who learns early that his enemy is man and that he must fight for peace
The land of the lamas : notes of a journey through China, Mongolia and Tibet with maps and illustrations by William Woodville Rockhill( Book )
1 edition published in 1891 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
The helmet of Navarre by Bertha Runkle( Book )
4 editions published between 1901 and 2003 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
In this novel of swordplay, intrigue, and romance, the story's hero is a follower of Henry of Navarre in old Paris, at the moment when the Huguenot king enters the city. First serialized in The Century magazine, The Helmet of Navarre was a New York Times bestseller for the year of 1901
A romance of Billy-goat Hill by Alice Caldwell Hegan Rice( Book )
2 editions published in 1912 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
When the West was young by Frederick R Bechdolt( Book )
2 editions published in 1922 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
The guillotine club : and other stories by S. Weir Mitchell( Book )
2 editions published in 1910 in English and held by 163 libraries worldwide
The night-born : and also The madness of John Harned, When the world was young, the benefit of the doubt, Winged blackmail, Bunches of knuckles, War, Under the deck awnings, To kill a man, the Mexican by Jack London( Book )
3 editions published in 1913 in English and held by 155 libraries worldwide
Varied collection including "Night Born," "War," "The Mexican," and "To Kill a Man," with "Night Born" being the tale of an older man who regrets walking away from the only woman he ever loved, a woman who was a creature of the night
The land of pluck : stories and sketches for young folk by Mary Mapes Dodge( Book )
2 editions published in 1894 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
A collection of stories about young children from Holland and America
 
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