WorldCat Identities

Bowman, James Cloyd 1880-1961

Overview
Works: 34 works in 146 publications in 4 languages and 5,094 library holdings
Genres: History  Legends  Fiction  Juvenile works  Folklore  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Comic books, strips, etc  Tall tales  Humorous fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: F592, 917.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about James Cloyd Bowman
 
Most widely held works by James Cloyd Bowman
Pecos Bill, the greatest cowboy of all time by James Cloyd Bowman( Book )

43 editions published between 1937 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Pecos Bill is legendary cowboy about whom have grown stories similar to the Paul Bunyan tales. Lost when a baby, reared by a coyote until he grew up, found by his brother and introduced to the life of the ranch, he became the cowboy extraordinary. These stories of his achievements are related by one who has specialized in American folklore."
Tales from a Finnish tupa by James Cloyd Bowman( Book )

17 editions published between 1936 and 2009 in English and Japanese and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of folktales from Finland, including the magical tale "Vaino and the Swan Princess," the humorous story "The Pig-headed Wife," and the fable "The Bear Goes Fishing."
Mike Fink, snapping turtle of the O-hi-o-o, snag of the Massassip by James Cloyd Bowman( Book )

5 editions published in 1957 in English and Undetermined and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Mike Fink, King of the Mississippi
Contemporary American criticism by James Cloyd Bowman( Book )

6 editions published in 1926 in English and French and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven silly wise men by James Cloyd Bowman( Book )

2 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Finnish folk tale about the people of Holmola who were so cautious about even a simple thing like harvesting the rye that they talked it over for months while the grain ripened and wasted
Essays for college English by James Cloyd Bowman( Book )

7 editions published between 1915 and 1918 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who was tricked? by James Cloyd Bowman( Book )

4 editions published between 1964 and 1968 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A country boy, Pekka, set out to sell his father's cow ... It was his luck to be stopped by two rascals bent on tricking a boy into a bad trade. Having on magic to help him, Pekka had to depend on his own wits."
Winabojo, master of life by James Cloyd Bowman( Book )

2 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Henry, the rambling black Ulysses by James Cloyd Bowman( Book )

2 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Oregon Trail ; The conspiracy of Pontiac by Francis Parkman( Book )

3 editions published between 1920 and 1924 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains "The Oregon Trail," a collection of essays that first appeared in the "Knickerbocker Magazine," discussing Parkman's trip to Oregon in 1846, and "The Conspiracy of Pontiac," relating Ottawa leader Pontiac's attacks on British forts and settlements in the 1760s
An inland voyage, and Travels with a donkey by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

3 editions published between 1918 and 1922 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Paul Bunyan by James Cloyd Bowman( Book )

6 editions published in 1927 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales from a Finnish fireside by James Cloyd Bowman( Book )

5 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gift of white roses by James Cloyd Bowman( Book )

7 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composition and selected essays, for normal schools and colleges by James Cloyd Bowman( Book )

1 edition published in 1923 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The knight of the Chinese dragon by James Cloyd Bowman( Book )

4 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walden, or, Life in the woods by Henry David Thoreau( Book )

2 editions published between 1917 and 2010 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In July 1845, Henry David Thoreau built a small cottage in the woods near Walden Pond in Concord, Massachusetts. During the two years and two months he spent there, he began to write Walden, a chronicle of his communion with nature that became one of the most influential and compelling books in American literature
A Pecos Bill tale by James Cloyd Bowman( Recording )

in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the Des Moines by James Cloyd Bowman( Book )

4 editions published between 1921 and 2012 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Into the depths (a story of protecting sympathy) together with sixteen miscellaneous poems by James Cloyd Bowman( Book )

2 editions published in 1905 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Bowman, J. C. 1880-1961

Bowman. J. Cloyd

Bowman, James Cloyd

Bowman, Jas. Cloyd 1880-1961

Bowman, Jas. Cloyd (James Cloyd), 1880-1961

James Cloyd Bowman American children's writer and academic

James Cloyd Bowman Amerikaans schrijver (1880-1961)

James Cloyd Bowman amerikanischer Lehrer und Kinderbuchautor

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Tales from a Finnish tupa