WorldCat Identities

Bowman, James Cloyd 1880-1961

Overview
Works: 44 works in 160 publications in 3 languages and 5,028 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Legends  Fiction  Juvenile works  Folklore  Tall tales  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sports stories  Humor 
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 )

40 editions published between 1937 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,929 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 held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forty-three folk tales, fairy tales and fables from Finland, with a glossary of Finnish words and more than sixty illustrations
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 546 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 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays for college English by James Cloyd Bowman( Book )

10 editions published between 1915 and 1984 in English and held by 265 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 229 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
Who was tricked? by James Cloyd Bowman( Book )

5 editions published between 1964 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 193 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 180 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 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published in 1927 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An inland voyage, and Travels with a donkey by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

4 editions published between 1918 and 1922 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Louise's love of soccer and her high hopes for the new season are tested when she feels overshadowed by a talented new player
Tales from a Finnish fireside by James Cloyd Bowman( Book )

5 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Oregon Trail by Francis Parkman( Book )

1 edition published in 1924 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an account of a young Eastern journalist's travels on the Oregon Trail and in 1846
The gift of white roses by James Cloyd Bowman( Book )

7 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the Des Moines by James Cloyd Bowman( )

4 editions published between 1921 and 2012 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

<P>A 1913 play by James Cloyd Bowman,<em>The Knight of the Chinese Dragon</em> tells the story of a romance of a young knight who hopes to slay a dragon and conquer the world.</p>
Composition and selected essays, for normal schools and colleges by James Cloyd Bowman( Book )

1 edition published in 1923 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Oregon trail : sketches of prairie and Rocky-mountain life by Francis Parkman( Book )

2 editions published between 1920 and 1924 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents accounts of a young man's travels on the Oregon Trail and his sojourn with the Oglala Indians
Into the depths (a story of protecting sympathy) together with sixteen miscellaneous poems by James Cloyd Bowman( )

2 editions published in 1905 in English and held by 21 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 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thoreau's autobiographical account of his experiment in solitary living, his refusal to play by the rules of hard work and the accumulation of wealth and, above all, the freedom it gave him to adapt his living to the natural world around him
 
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Pecos Bill, the greatest cowboy of all time
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Tales from a Finnish tupa
Alternative Names
Bowman, J. C. 1880-1961

Bowman. J. Cloyd

Bowman, James Cloyd

Bowman, James Cloyd, 1880-

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

ボウマン, ジェイムズ・C

Languages
English (126)

Spanish (1)

French (1)