WorldCat Identities

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

Overview
Works: 92 works in 225 publications in 1 language and 9,219 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Action and adventure fiction  Historical fiction  Psychological fiction  Adventure stories  Sea stories  Science fiction  Poetry 
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 1,233 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 building of the first transcontinental railroad by Adele Gutman Nathan( Book )

3 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fictional account of the planning and building of the first transcontinental railroad
The life and adventures of Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe( Book )

13 editions published between 1930 and 1976 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A British sailor tells the story of his life, many years of which were spent as a shipwreck survivor on a deserted island
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 )

10 editions published between 1950 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 466 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 )

8 editions published between 1962 and 1983 in English and held by 452 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 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of a French scientist and his companions who travel the seven seas in the mid-nineteenth century as prisoners in the submarine of the mysterious Captain Nemo
Westward ho! by Charles Kingsley( Book )

5 editions published between 1947 and 1985 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Story of Amyas Leigh and his pursuit of the Spaniard Don Guzman who has carried off the beautiful Rose Salterne" --Inside front dust jacket
The story of George Washington by Enid La Monte Meadowcroft( Book )

1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 266 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 225 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
Iron men & wooden ships : deep sea chanties by Frank Shay( Book )

7 editions published between 1924 and 1926 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 172 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 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Green mansions by W. H 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

 
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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 (131)