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Optic, Oliver 1822-1897

Overview
Works: 307 works in 1,962 publications in 1 language and 19,625 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Adventure stories, American 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.A22, FIC
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Publications about Oliver Optic
Publications by Oliver Optic
Publications by Oliver Optic, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Oliver Optic
The boat club, or, The Bunkers of Rippleton : a tale for boys by Oliver Optic( Book )
79 editions published between 1852 and 2012 in English and held by 294 libraries worldwide
A nineteenth-century novel recounting the conflict between a teenage boy and his father when the former commits what he thinks is a charitable act
All aboard : or, Life on the lake : a sequel to "The boat club," by Oliver Optic( Book )
70 editions published between 1854 and 2005 in English and held by 272 libraries worldwide
Try again; or, The trials and triumphs of Harry West. A story for young folks by Oliver Optic( Book )
60 editions published between 1800 and 2010 in English and held by 212 libraries worldwide
Now or never; or, The adventures of Bobby Bright, a story for young folks by Oliver Optic( Book )
61 editions published between 1856 and 2006 in English and held by 200 libraries worldwide
Poor and proud, or, The fortunes of Katy Redburn : a story for young folks by Oliver Optic( Book )
57 editions published between 1854 and 2000 in English and held by 195 libraries worldwide
Little by little : or, The cruise of the Flyaway ; a story for young folks by Oliver Optic( Book )
48 editions published between 1860 and 2007 in English and held by 171 libraries worldwide
Brave old salt, or, Life on the quarter deck : a story of the great rebellion by Oliver Optic( Book )
34 editions published between 1866 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 163 libraries worldwide
The Yankee middy, or, The adventures of a naval officer : a story of the Great Rebellion by Oliver Optic( Book )
28 editions published between 1863 and 1913 in English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
The Yankee middy is a sequel to The sailor boy, and traces the career of Jack Somers, as an officer, from the Naval Academy through his promotion to the rank of ensign
Fighting Joe, or, The fortunes of a staff officer : a story of the great rebellion by Oliver Optic( Book )
29 editions published between 1865 and 1911 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Outward bound, or, Young America afloat : a story of travel and adventure by Oliver Optic( Book )
31 editions published between 1866 and 2005 in English and held by 146 libraries worldwide
The young lieutenant, or, The adventures of an army officer : a story of the Great Rebellion by Oliver Optic( Book )
19 editions published between 1865 and 2008 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
In doors and out, or, Views from the chimney corner by Oliver Optic( Book )
20 editions published between 1854 and 1903 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
The sailor boy, or, Jack Somers in the navy : a story of the Great Rebellion by Oliver Optic( Book )
27 editions published between 1863 and 1912 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
The soldier boy, or, Tom Somers in the army : a story of the Great Rebellion by Oliver Optic( Book )
28 editions published between 1863 and 1899 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
In school and out : or, The conquest of Richard Grant : a story for young people by Oliver Optic( Book )
26 editions published between 1863 and 2008 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
Shamrock and thistle, or, Young America in Ireland and Scotland : a story of travel and adventure by Oliver Optic( Book )
17 editions published between 1867 and 1899 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
Red cross, or, Young America in England and Wales : a story of travel and adventure by Oliver Optic( Book )
18 editions published between 1867 and 1895 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
Watch and wait, or, The young fugitives : a story for young people by Oliver Optic( Book )
34 editions published between 1864 and 2012 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
The Grant family takes in three fugitive slaves who relate the story of their escape to freedom
Dikes and ditches, or, Young America in Holland and Belgium : a story of travel and adventure by Oliver Optic( Book )
17 editions published between 1868 and 2000 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
Northern lands, or, Young America in Russia and Prussia : a story of travel and adventure by Oliver Optic( Book )
17 editions published between 1872 and 2000 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
The Academy Squadron begins another tour of Europe, this time in Prussia and Russia
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Adams, William T. (William Taylor), 1822-1897

controlled identity Ashton, Warren T., 1822-1897

controlled identity McCormick, Brooks, 1822-1897

controlled identity Winterton, Gayle, 1822-1897

Adams, William T.
Adams, William Taylor
Adams, William Taylor 1822-1897
McCormick, Brooks
Optic, Oliver 1822-1897
Languages
English (731)
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