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Stockton, Frank R. 1834-1902

Overview
Works: 408 works in 2,026 publications in 10 languages and 35,156 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fairy tales  History  Bibliography  Adventure stories  Humorous stories  Naval history  Short stories, American 
Roles: Author, Editor, Illustrator, Author of introduction, Bibliographic antecedent, Honoree
Classifications: PS2927, 813.4
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Most widely held works by Frank R Stockton
The bee-man of Orn by Frank R Stockton( Book )

37 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 2,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a Sorcerer tells him that he has been transformed from another sort of being, the Bee-man sets out to discover what he was in his earlier incarnation
The lady or the tiger? And other stories by Frank R Stockton( Book )

89 editions published between 1884 and 2009 in English and held by 1,613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of stories by the nineteenth century author, featuring his most famous tale, "The Lady or the Tiger," which poses a dilemma that was hotly debated for years after its publication
The griffin and the minor canon by Frank R Stockton( Book )

39 editions published between 1960 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 1,134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a griffin shows great fondness for the sculpture of himself above the great door of the church, and equal admiration for the Minor Canon, the townspeople fear that the terrifying creature will live among them forever. The magic fishbone teaches the value of patience and good judgment through the story of a good fairy who aids an impoverished family with a magic fishbone that may be used only once
Buccaneers & pirates of our coasts by Frank R Stockton( Book )

65 editions published between 1897 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of famous and lesser known pirates who distinguished themselves through cutlass, blunderbuss, and brawn in the coastal waters of the New World
The casting away of Mrs. Lecks and Mrs. Aleshine : with its sequel, the Dusantes by Frank R Stockton( Book )

77 editions published between 1886 and 2011 in English and held by 1,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of three shipwrecked castaways who swim on 'life preservers' to a convenient desert island in the middle of the Pacific Ocean. There they find a house "the likes of which could be found in any New England town". They decide to stay in the house for several weeks, and are eventually joined by several other castaways, including a rather irritable missionary
Rudder Grange by Frank R Stockton( Book )

114 editions published between 1870 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 1,054 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the whimsically fantastic and amusing adventures of a family living on a canal boat
The storyteller's pack by Frank R Stockton( Book )

19 editions published between 1897 and 1972 in English and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The late Mrs. Null by Frank R Stockton( Book )

42 editions published between 1886 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Captain Horn by Frank R Stockton( Book )

50 editions published between 1894 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early in the spring of the year 1884 the three-masted schooner Castor, from San Francisco to Valparaiso, was struck by a tornado off the coast of Peru. The storm, which rose with frightful suddenness, was of short duration, but it left the Castor a helpless wreck. Her masts had snapped off and gone overboard, her rudder-post had been shattered by falling wreckage, and she was rolling in the trough of the sea, with her floating masts and spars thumping and bumping her sides
The Rudder Grangers abroad, and other stories by Frank R Stockton( Book )

30 editions published between 1891 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best short stories by Frank R Stockton( Book )

3 editions published between 1957 and 1963 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mrs. Cliff's yacht by Frank R Stockton( Book )

29 editions published between 1896 and 2013 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The magic egg : and other stories by Frank R Stockton( Book )

24 editions published between 1907 and 2012 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories of New Jersey by Frank R Stockton( Book )

13 editions published between 1896 and 2010 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chosen few, short stories by Frank R Stockton( Book )

17 editions published between 1895 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ting-a-ling tales by Frank R Stockton( Book )

37 editions published between 1870 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Delightful and amusing tales of the adventures of the fairy Ting-a-ling and the giant Tur-il-i-ra
The great war syndicate by Frank R Stockton( Book )

31 editions published between 1889 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the spring of a certain year, not far from the close of the nineteenth century, when the political relations between the United States and Great Britain became so strained that careful observers on both sides of the Atlantic were forced to the belief that a serious break in these relations might be looked for at any time, the fishing schooner Eliza Drum sailed from a port in Maine for the banks of Newfoundland
Pomona's travels by Frank R Stockton( Book )

21 editions published between 1894 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bicycle of Cathay; a novel by Frank R Stockton( Book )

28 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is an electronic edition of the complete book complemented by author biography. This book features a table of contents linked to every chapter. The book was designed for optimal navigation on the Kindle, PDA, Smartphone, and other electronic readers. It is formatted to display on all electronic devices including the Kindle, Smartphones and other Mobile Devices with a small display
The lady or the tiger? by Frank R Stockton( Book )

34 editions published between 1882 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A princess must choose the fate for her lover--the lady or the tiger
 
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The bee-man of Orn
Alternative Names
Frank R. Stockton amerikansk skribent

Frank R. Stockton crivain amricain

Frank R. Stockton US-amerikanischer Autor

Frank Richard Stockton

Frank Richard Stockton amerikansk frfattare

Frank Richard Stockton scrittore e umorista statunitense

Stckyon Francis Richard 1834-1902

Stockton, Frances Richard 1834-1902

Stockton, Francis Richard.

Stockton, Francis Richard 1834-1902

Stockton, Frank.

Stockton Frank 1834-1902

Stockton, Frank R.

Stockton, Frank R. 1834-1902

Stockton, Frank R. (Frank Richard), 1834-1902.

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Stockton, Frank Richard 1834-1902

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فرانک آر. استاکتون نویسنده آمریکایی

ストックトン

ストックトン, フランク

法蘭克史托頓

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The lady or the tiger? And other storiesThe griffin and the minor canonBuccaneers & pirates of our coastsThe magic egg : and other storiesStories of New JerseyA chosen few, short storiesTing-a-ling talesA bicycle of Cathay; a novel