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John Wilson and Son

Overview
Works: 664 works in 979 publications in 1 language and 21,241 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  History  Poetry  Sea stories  Romance fiction  Autobiographies  Historical fiction  Travel writing 
Roles: Printer, Publisher, Stereotyper, Electrotyper
Classifications: PZ7.A335, 813.4
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Publications about John Wilson and Son
Publications by John Wilson and Son
Most widely held works by John Wilson and Son
Herod : a tragedy by Stephen Phillips( Book )
1 edition published in 1901 in English and held by 441 libraries worldwide
Little men : life at Plumfield with Jo's boys by Louisa May Alcott( Book )
9 editions published between 1871 and 1901 in English and held by 413 libraries worldwide
This 1871 volume offers the first edition of Alcott's classic followup to Little Women
Life on the Mississippi by Mark Twain( Book )
4 editions published in 1883 in English and held by 410 libraries worldwide
An account of Twain's experiences as an apprentice riverboat pilot in the days of the great Mississippi steamboats
Louisa May Alcott : her life, letters, and journals by Louisa May Alcott( Book )
1 edition published in 1889 in English and held by 308 libraries worldwide
Offers a portrait of Louisa May Alcott through a collection of personal letters and journal entries, giving insight into her life and her work
Laura Bridgman : Dr. Howe's famous pupil and what he taught her by Maud Howe Elliott( Book )
1 edition published in 1903 in English and held by 292 libraries worldwide
A testimony to the courage and spirit of Samuel Gridley Howe, the founder of America's first school for the blind and and of one of his students, Laura Bridgman
Soldiers of fortune by Richard Harding Davis( Book )
1 edition published in 1897 in English and held by 290 libraries worldwide
Season of 1903-'04. Columbia Theatre, absolutely fireproof, Luckett & Dwyer, lessees and managers, N. Stein, treasurer. Mr. Edwin Arden and associate players presenting Richard Harding Davis' "Soldiers of Fortune," stage version by Augustus Thomas
Folks from Dixie by Paul Laurence Dunbar( Book )
1 edition published in 1898 in English and held by 277 libraries worldwide
An old-fashioned girl by Louisa May Alcott( Book )
8 editions published between 1870 and 1898 in English and held by 241 libraries worldwide
Story of Polly, an old fashioned girl, and her friendship with the wealthy Shaw family of Boston
The lion and the unicorn by Richard Harding Davis( Book )
2 editions published between 1899 and 1900 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
1 copy located in CIRCULATION
A daughter of New France : with some account of the gallant Sieur Cadillac and his colony on the Detroit by Mary Catherine Crowley( Book )
1 edition published in 1901 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
In the palaces of the sultan by Anna Bowman Dodd( Book )
1 edition published in 1903 in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
Indian summer by William Dean Howells( Book )
1 edition published in 1886 in English and held by 183 libraries worldwide
Set in Italy against a background of scenes taken from Howells?s Tuscan Cities (1885), Indian Summer is the story of middle-aged bachelor Theodore Colville?s romantic involvement with two women, one his own age and the other much younger. The principal theme of the book is the January and May romance between Colville and the younger woman, Imogene Graham. A number of the themes which preoccupy Howells in his other fiction also appear in the novel. The relationship between motive and consequences, for example, is touched on as Colville and the Reverend Waters, a chorus character, discuss the moral implica
Catherine Schuyler by Mary Gay Humphreys( Book )
1 edition published in 1897 in English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
Biography of a woman from a prominent Dutch family in colonial New York which reveals a great deal about life for women of the upperclass in 18th century America
Salem witchcraft; with an account of Salem village and a history of opinions on witchcraft and kindred subjects by Charles Wentworth Upham( Book )
1 edition published in 1867 in English and held by 178 libraries worldwide
Painstakingly researched history of Salem village and the notorious witchcraft trials held there in the late 17th century. Upham not only supplies valuable information on Salem?s legislative and economic problems, but also recounts details of local hostilities that sowed the seeds of suspicion, fear and resentment among villagers, and helped fuel the witch hunt. A fascinating, classic account of one of the darkest episodes in early American history
The complete poems of Emily Dickinson by Emily Dickinson( Book )
3 editions published between 1890 and 1896 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
The only edition currently available that contains all of Dickinson's poems. The works were originally gathered by editor Johnson and published in a three-volume set in 1955
The first book edition of The man without a country by Edward Everett Hale( Book )
7 editions published between 1891 and 1904 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
The story of a U.S. Navy officer involved in the treason of Aaron Burr and condemned to remain at sea without news of the United States for the rest of his life
Marie by Laura Elizabeth Howe Richards( Book )
2 editions published in 1894 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Marjorie's three gifts by Louisa May Alcott( file )
1 edition published in 1899 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Marjorie sat on the door-step, shelling peas, quite unconscious what a pretty picture she made, with the roses peeping at her through the lattice work of the porch, the wind playing hide-and-seek in her curly hair, while the sunshine with its silent magic changed her faded gingham to a golden gown, and shimmered on the bright tin pan as if it were a silver shield. Old Rover lay at her feet, the white kitten purred on her shoulder, and friendly robins hopped about her in the grass, chirping. A happy birthday, Marjorie!
The thrall of Leif the Lucky, a story of Viking days by Ottilie A Liljencrantz( file )
1 edition published in 1902 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
An illustrated volume relaying the life and accomplishments of Leif the Lucky, better known as Leif Ericsson, The Thrall of Leif the Lucky: A Story of Viking Days incorporates stories from Norse sagas and legends to tell Leif's tale. Born around 970 AD, Leif Ericsson was a famous Viking and son of Erik the Red, an iconic Norse explorer and outlaw. Known for his incredible skills in battle and in navigation, Leif is credited with discovering North America in the early 1000s, nearly 500 years before Christopher Columbus would do so. There, Ericsson founded the Viking settlement of Vinland in present-day Newfoundland
 
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