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Norwood Press

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Works: 350 works in 691 publications in 1 language and 21,518 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Biography  Boxing stories  Nature stories  Bibliography  Political fiction  Sea stories  Short stories 
Roles: Printer
Classifications: PS3523.O46, 813.52
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Most widely held works by Norwood Press
Mr. Crewe's career by Winston Churchill( Book )
2 editions published in 1908 in English and held by 674 libraries worldwide
A tale of politics, money, and corruption, young Mr. Vane breaks with his father, chief counsel for the railroad that controls the politics of New Hampshire. Vane junior wins a damage suit against the railroad and hopes to run for governor, but his father blocks his nomination as his last act of duty to the railroad
The crossing by Winston Churchill( Book )
2 editions published in 1904 in English and held by 567 libraries worldwide
Time of George Rogers Clark's military achievements in the West and Daniel Boone's wilderness road
Social life at Rome in the age of Cicero by W. Warde Fowler( Book )
1 edition published in 1909 in English and held by 534 libraries worldwide
The sea wolf by Jack London( Book )
6 editions published between 1904 and 1908 in English and held by 523 libraries worldwide
A young art critic is forced to endure the wrath of Wolf Larsen, captain of the sealing schooner that rescues him after a shipwreck
The mettle of the pasture by James Lane Allen( Book )
3 editions published in 1903 in English and held by 449 libraries worldwide
Though James Lane Allen's The Mettle of the Pasture is rife with the lush descriptions and strong sense of place that imbue his previous works, the central focus of this novel is on the complicated nuances of the blossoming love between protagonists Isabel and Rowan, proving that Allen is as skilled in creating unforgettable characters and dramatic tension as he is at depicting the contours of the natural landscape
Lady Baltimore by Owen Wister( Book )
3 editions published in 1906 in English and held by 415 libraries worldwide
1906. Wister, an American writer whose stories helped to establish the cowboy as an archetypical, individualist hero. However, is works were not limited to the Western. Lady Baltimore is a novel about aristocratic Southerners in Charleston. See other titles by this author available from Kessinger Publishing
Historic silver of the Colonies and its makers by Francis Hill Bigelow( Book )
1 edition published in 1917 in English and held by 413 libraries worldwide
The choir invisible by James Lane Allen( Book )
1 edition published in 1897 in English and held by 390 libraries worldwide
White Fang, and other stories by Jack London( Book )
5 editions published between 1906 and 1913 in English and held by 388 libraries worldwide
The adventures in the northern wilderness of a dog who is part wolf and how he comes to make his peace with man
Before Adam by Jack London( Book )
3 editions published between 1907 and 1917 in English and held by 360 libraries worldwide
A young man in modern America is terrorized by visions of an earlier, primitive life. Across the chasm of thousands of centuries, his consciousness has become entwined with that of Big-Tooth, an ancestor living at the dawn of humanity. Big-Tooth makes his home in Pleistocene Africa, a ferocious, fascinating younger world torn by incessant conflict between early humans and protohumans
Burning Daylight by Jack London( Book )
1 edition published in 1910 in English and held by 347 libraries worldwide
A prospector nicknamed Burning Daylight strikes it rich during the Alaskan Gold Rush, but after he's cheated out of his fortune by crooks on Wall Street, he becomes a scoundrel. Moving to Oakland, California, he buys property, and sets up utilities and public transportation systems through overbearing and shady tactics. He becomes self-indulgent with drink and food. And then, for the first time, he falls in love
The game by Jack London( Book )
5 editions published between 1905 and 1912 in English and held by 345 libraries worldwide
Best known as the author of works such as White Fang and Call of the Wild, Jack London was a prolific author, journalist, and chronicler of the great outdoors. The novel The Game centers around another of London's passions: the intoxicating brutality and daring athleticism of the sport of boxing
The cruise of the Snark by Jack London( Book )
2 editions published in 1911 in English and held by 344 libraries worldwide
In April 1907 Jack London set out to sail around the world in the 45-foot ship The Snark, accompanied by his wife and a small crew. Although suffering from seasickness and tropical disease, London wrote prolifically, including a series of entertaining sketches of the voyage itself. These were later collected as The Cruise of the Snark, a remarkable record of adventure and love among the islands of the South Pacific. - Publisher
The conqueror : being the true and romantic story of Alexander Hamilton by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )
4 editions published between 1902 and 1903 in English and held by 344 libraries worldwide
On the wing of occasions : being the authorized version of certain curious episodes of the late Civil War, including the hitherto suppressed narrative of the kidnapping of President Lincoln by Joel Chandler Harris( Book )
3 editions published in 1900 in English and held by 339 libraries worldwide
BCR's Shelf2Life American Civil War Collection is a unique and exciting collection of pre-1923 titles focusing on the American Civil War and the people and events surrounding it. From memoirs and biographies of notable military figures to firsthand accoun
The Virginian : a horseman of the plains by Owen Wister( Book )
3 editions published in 1902 in English and held by 310 libraries worldwide
Set in the vast Wyoming territory, this masterpiece helped establish the code of the West and its stereotypical characters. The novel also features the first known "shootout" in American literature
War of the classes by Jack London( Book )
7 editions published between 1905 and 1912 in English and held by 305 libraries worldwide
Philosophy 4 a story of Harvard University by Owen Wister( Book )
5 editions published between 1903 and 1914 in English and held by 294 libraries worldwide
South Sea tales by Jack London( Book )
2 editions published in 1911 in English and held by 278 libraries worldwide
This 1911 collection of eight tales was based on London's journey through the South Seas aboard his ship, The Snark . It focuses on the relations between natives and westerners by no means to the advantage of the latter. Included are such stories as The Terrible Solomons, The House of Mapuhi, and The Seed of McCoy
Kottō : being Japanese curios, with sundry cobwebs by Lafcadio Hearn( Book )
2 editions published in 1902 in English and held by 248 libraries worldwide
The first Tuttle edition of Kotto was published in print form in 1972. Japanese curios, with sundry cobwebs, excite the curiosity and imagination of a master spinner of tales, and the result is Kotto, another Lafcadio Hearn classic about old Japan. Here Hearn spins tales from old Japanese books to illustrate some strange beliefs. They are only curios, he says laconically, but some of these legends will make your spine tingle and your heart trip faster, like the one about a waterfall called Yurei-Daki, or the Cascade of Ghosts. The ghostswere as real as their warnings, b
 
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