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Fox, John Jr 1862-1919

Overview
Works: 129 works in 854 publications in 1 language and 23,966 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Romance fiction  Short stories  Drama  Film adaptations  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Western films  Silent films 
Roles: Author, Adapter, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PS1702, 813.4
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Most widely held works about John Fox
 
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Most widely held works by John Fox
The little shepherd of Kingdom Come by John Fox( Book )

114 editions published between 1898 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of young life and love in the years before and during the Civil War
The trail of the lonesome pine by John Fox( Book )

82 editions published between 1908 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The love story of a northern engineer and a Kentucky mountain girl
Crittenden; a Kentucky story of love and war by John Fox( Book )

48 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A profound, almost primal adoration for his native state of Kentucky resonates throughout the novels and stories of acclaimed writer John Fox Jr. In the late 1800s, the journalist traveled to Cuba to cover the Spanish-American war for Harper's Weekly. Based on his experiences there, he wrote the novel Crittenden, linking his love for Kentucky with topical world events. The end result is a must-read for historical fiction fans
The heart of the hills by John Fox( Book )

42 editions published between 1912 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mountain folk are concerned about preserving their land while those in the towns after the Civil War aim toward progress at any cost
A mountain Europa ; A Cumberland vendetta ; The last Stetson by John Fox( Book )

24 editions published between 1909 and 2012 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hell fer Sartain" and other stories by John Fox( Book )

41 editions published between 1897 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best known for sweeping historical novels about his homeland in the Southern United States, John Fox Jr. was interested in exploring the inner and outer landscape of the people who made the region unique. The engaging collection Hell-fer-Sartain and Other Stories is sure to please readers who appreciate incisive character studies served up with a stout dose of local color
The Kentuckians; A knight of the Cumberland by John Fox( Book )

20 editions published between 1909 and 2009 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christmas eve on Lonesome "Hell-fer-sartain" and other stories by John Fox( Book )

22 editions published between 1909 and 2010 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blue-grass and rhododendron : out-doors in old Kentucky by John Fox( Book )

23 editions published between 1901 and 2010 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Serving as tour guide, Fox invites his audience to go with him log rafting down the Kentucky River, bass fishing in the Cumberland Mountains, rabbit hunting in the Bluegrass, and chasing outlaws in the border country of Kentucky and Virginia. Along the route we meet Old South colonels and their ladies, lawless moonshiners and their shy daughters, bloodthirsty preachers, and educated young gentlemen visitors who explore the southern mountains for fun and profit
A knight of the Cumberland by John Fox( Book )

34 editions published between 1906 and 2014 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scenes are laid along the waters of the Cumberland, the lair of moonshiner and of feudsman. The knight is a moonshiner's son, and the heroine a beautiful girl perversely christened "The Blight. " Two impetuous young Southerners' fall under the spell of "The Blight's" charms and she learns what a large part jealousy and pistols have in the love making of the mountaineers
The Kentuckians : a novel by John Fox( Book )

44 editions published between 1897 and 2012 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Cumberland vendetta, and other stories by John Fox( Book )

13 editions published between 1896 and 2012 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erskine Dale, pioneer by John Fox( Book )

22 editions published between 1920 and 2013 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though much of John Fox Jr.'s body of work can be described as historical fiction, the esteemed author takes a slightly different approach in Erskine Dale, Pioneer. The protagonist is something of an everyman, a fictionalized amalgamation of the stalwart pioneers who populated the coastal Mid-South. In his travels, Erskine Dale encounters many of the towering historical figures of the era, including George Washington
A mountain Europa by John Fox( Book )

31 editions published between 1897 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kentucky-born American author John Fox, Jr. can be described as the Jack London of the Bluegrass region. "A Mountain Europa" is one of many pieces produced by Fox that celebrates the unique culture and gorgeous landscape of Big Stone Gap, Virginia, his adopted hometown
In Happy Valley by John Fox( Book )

11 editions published between 1917 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While away a pleasant afternoon in the enchanting landscape author John Fox Jr. conjures in the stories of In Happy Valley. Though tinged with tragedy along the way, the idyllic world of a bygone era and the cast of one-of-a-kind characters who populate these narratives are enough to ensure that your every escapist urge will be satisfied
Following the sun-flag; a vain pursuit through Manchuria by John Fox( Book )

11 editions published between 1905 and 2010 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A purple rhododendron, and other stories by John Fox( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Cumberland vendetta; a novel by John Fox( Book )

25 editions published between 1895 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Fox won literary acclaim as one of the foremost chroniclers of life in the southeastern United States. "A Cumberland Vendetta" traces the roots and tragic consequences of one of the feuds that ripped apart many Southern communities in the nineteenth century
The little shepard of kingdom come by John Fox( )

6 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Personal and family letters and papers by John Fox( Book )

4 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The trail of the lonesome pine
Alternative Names
Fox, John 1862-1919 Jr

Fox, John, 1863-1919

Fox, John Jr

Fox, John, Jr. 1862-1919

Fox, John William.

Fox, John William 1863-1919

Fox, John William, Jr., 1862-1919

John Fox, Jr Amerikaans journalist (1862-1919)

John Fox, Jr écrivain américain

John Fox Jr giornalista e scrittore statunitense

John Fox junior US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller

Джон Фокс

جون فوكس

Languages
English (656)

Covers
The trail of the lonesome pineCrittenden; a Kentucky story of love and warThe heart of the hillsBlue-grass and rhododendron : out-doors in old KentuckyA knight of the CumberlandThe Kentuckians : a novelA mountain EuropaA Cumberland vendetta; a novel