WorldCat Identities

Wilson, Edward A. (Edward Arthur) 1886-1970

Overview
Works: 87 works in 209 publications in 1 language and 8,502 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Psychological fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Adventure stories  Historical fiction  Sea stories  Poetry  Horror fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Compiler
Classifications: PS1408, FIC
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Most widely held works by Edward A Wilson
Favorite poems by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow( Book )

5 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 1,242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated selection of poems by the renowned nineteenth-century New England poet
Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

10 editions published between 1941 and 1994 in English and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While going through the possessions of a deceased guest who owed them money, the mistress of the inn and her son find a treasure map that leads to a pirate fortune as well as great danger
The life & strange surprising adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York, mariner by Daniel Defoe( Book )

12 editions published between 1930 and 1976 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The diary of an Englishman shipwrecked for almost thirty years on a small isolated island where, using wit and industry, he manages to build life anew
The last of the Mohicans : a narrative of 1757 by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

10 editions published between 1932 and 1979 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Leatherstocking tale "presents Chingachgook and his son Uncas as the last of the Iroquois aristocracy. Natty Bumppo, the scout Hawkeye, is in the prime of his career in the campaign of Fort William Henry on Lake George under attack by the French and Indians. The commander's daughters, Cora and Alice Munro, with the latter's fiance Major Duncan Heyward, are captured by a traitorous Indian but rescued and conveyed to the fort by Hawkeye. Later Munro surrenders to Montcalm and the girls are seized again by Indians. Uncas and Cora are killed, and the others return to civilization." Haydn. Thesaurus of Book Dig
Ivanhoe by Walter Scott( Book )

9 editions published between 1950 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the adventures of the Saxon knight Ivanhoe in 1194, the year of Richard the Lion-Hearted's return from the Third Crusade
Around the world in eighty days by Jules Verne( Book )

7 editions published between 1962 and 1983 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1872 Phileas Fogg wins a bet by traveling around the world in seventy-nine days, twenty-three hours, and fifty-seven minutes
The rime of the ancient mariner by Samuel Taylor Coleridge( Book )

7 editions published between 1938 and 1973 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this illustrated edition of the classic poem, a sailor recounts the terrible fate that befell his ship when he shot down an albatross
Twenty thousand leagues under the sea by Jules Verne( Book )

4 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nineteenth-century science fiction tale of an electric submarine, its eccentric captain, and undersea world, which anticipated many of the scientific achievements of the twentieth century
Westward ho! by Charles Kingsley( Book )

5 editions published between 1947 and 1985 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during the reign of Elizabeth I, Kingsley's novel follows the adventures of Amyas Leigh as he battles pirates on the high seas, hunts for treasure in the Caribbean, sets out to rescue his beloved Rose Salterne, and joins with Francis Drake to confront the Spanish Armada.--From publisher description
The story of George Washington by Enid La Monte Meadowcroft( Book )

1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Virginia surveyor, plantation owner, and soldier who became first President of the United States
The story of Benjamin Franklin by Enid La Monte Meadowcroft( Book )

3 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Benjamin Franklin: printer, journalist, and statesman, as well as inventor who, by flying a kite, discovered that lightning is electricity
The strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and other famous tales by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

2 editions published between 1952 and 1980 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Jekyll invented a drug that would change him into the ominous Mr. Hyde. His evil nature, however, became the stronger part of him and to his horror, he no longer needed the formula to transform his appearance
A Shropshire lad by A. E Housman( Book )

4 editions published between 1935 and 1938 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of sixty-three short poems by the English poet showing a young lad's reactions to love, beauty, friendship, and death as he approaches manhood
The first book edition of The man without a country by Edward Everett Hale( Book )

4 editions published between 1936 and 1979 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a man condemned to live at sea for the rest of his life after saying he wished he may never hear of the United States again
The seven voyages of Sindbad the sailor( Book )

5 editions published between 1929 and 1977 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Literally rendered from the Arabic into French by J.C. Mardrus, and then translated into modern English by E. Powys Mathers with an introduction by C.S. Forester and illustrations by Edward A. Wilson
The Tremolino by Joseph Conrad( Book )

2 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The miracle of Coral Gables by Rex Beach( Book )

4 editions published between 1926 and 1928 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Green mansions by William Henry Hudson( Book )

1 edition published in 1935 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the naturalist-author's extensive travels in South America, this is the romance of the bird girl, Rima. For other editions, see Author Catalog
Full and by : being a collection of verses by persons of quality in praise of drinking by Cameron Rogers( Book )

5 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthony Adverse by Hervey Allen( Book )

1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Edward Arthur Wilson

Wilson, E. A. 1886-1970

Wilson, E. A. (Edward Arthur), 1886-1970

Wilson, Edw. A. 1886-1970

Wilson, Edw. A. (Edward Arthur), 1886-1970

Wilson, Edward 1886-1970

Wilson, Edward A.

Wilson, Edward A. 1886-1970

Wilson, Edward Arthur 1886-1970

윌슨, 에드워드 1886-1970

윌슨, 에드워드 A. 1886-1970

윌슨, 에드워드 아서 1886-1970

Languages
English (122)