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Forbes, Esther

Overview
Works: 107 works in 622 publications in 10 languages and 20,993 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Erotic fiction  Biography  Drama  Children's films  Romance fiction  Historical fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Other, Author of introduction, Composer, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor
Classifications: PR6023.A93, 823.912
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Esther Forbes
Johnny Tremain : a novel for old & young by Esther Forbes( Book )

226 editions published between 1900 and 2011 in 10 languages and held by 9,349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After injuring his hand, a silversmith's apprentice in Boston becomes a messenger for the Sons of Liberty in the days before the American Revolution
Paul Revere & the world he lived in by Esther Forbes( Book )

44 editions published between 1940 and 2005 in English and held by 3,759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This vivid account of the life and times of Paul Revere was first published in 1942, to great acclaim and a Pulitzer Prize. An elegant storyteller and expert historian, Edith Forbes paints a memorable portrait of American colonial history and of this most legendary of revolutionary heroes, "not merely one man riding one horse on a certain lonely night of long ago, but a symbol to which his countrymen can yet turn
America's Paul Revere by Esther Forbes( Book )

12 editions published between 1946 and 1991 in English and held by 1,515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the patriot of the Revolution who had many trades, among them silver work, manufacture of copper, casting of bells, engraving, and dentistry
Johnny Tremain by Esther Forbes( Recording )

55 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After injuring his hand, a silversmith's apprentice in Boston becomes a messenger for the Sons of Liberty in the days before the American Revolution
The running of the tide by Esther Forbes( Book )

29 editions published between 1948 and 1954 in 4 languages and held by 1,053 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Period novel in which the story of a ship-owning family embraces the years of old Salem's great merchant shipping days
Rainbow on the road by Esther Forbes( Book )

19 editions published between 1954 and 1968 in English and German and held by 917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A few months in New England in the 1830's through the eyes of an itinerant portrait painter
A mirror for witches : in which is reflected the life, machinations, and death of famous Doll Bilby, who, with a more than feminine perversity, preferred a demon to a mortal lover, here is also told how and why a righteous and most awfull judgement befell her, destroying both corporeal body and immortal soul by Esther Forbes( Book )

31 editions published between 1928 and 2006 in English and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Mirror for Witches in which is reflected the life, machinations and death of famous Doll Bilby, who, with a more than feminine perversity, preferred a demon to a mortal lover. Here is also told how and why a righteous and most awful judgment befell her, destroying both corporeal body and immortal soul
Paradise by Esther Forbes( Book )

22 editions published between 1937 and 1964 in English and French and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Color illustration on front cover of a man holding a firearm. In background, Native Americans are attacking some pioneers
O genteel lady! by Esther Forbes( Book )

15 editions published between 1926 and 2005 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The general's lady by Esther Forbes( Book )

16 editions published between 1900 and 1957 in English and German and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morganna Bale of Boston married the rebel General Milroy to save her Tory family's fortune
The Boston book by Esther Forbes( Book )

4 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny Tremain : and related readings by Esther Forbes( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After injuring his hand, a silversmith's apprentice in Boston becomes a messenger for the Sons of Liberty in the days before the American Revolution.--Résumé de l'éditeur
Miss Marvel by Esther Forbes( Book )

6 editions published between 1935 and 1946 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mirror for witches by Esther Forbes( Book )

7 editions published between 1928 and 1974 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Revere's ride, a deposition the personal account by Revere of his famous ride by Paul Revere( Book )

2 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work contains Paul Revere's account of his famous Midnight Ride to warn Patriots of the upcoming Battles of Lexington and Concord
A mirror for witches : in which is reflected the life, machinations, & death of famous Doll Bilby, who with a more than feminine perversity preferred a demon to a mortal lover ... by Esther Forbes( Book )

10 editions published between 1928 and 1973 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Thomas and Lady Jane by D. H Lawrence( Book )

4 editions published between 1947 and 1980 in French and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A seductive and beautiful love story. Tells about an aristocrat, Sir Clifford Chatterley, who has come home from the war paralyzed from the waist down. His wife devotes herself to his care, but her husband's bitter arrogance soon makes her existence a nightmare. Selfishly he suggests that she produce an heir. He never dreams that she will break all the rules, and forgetting her social class, take their gamekeeper as her lover
Johnny Tremain by Walt Disney( Visual )

9 editions published between 1957 and 2005 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A resource kit designed to help teach this major work of literature
Wölfe im Paradies : Roman by Esther Forbes( Book )

6 editions published between 1950 and 1960 in German and English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anne Douglas Sedgwick : an interview by Esther Forbes( Book )

3 editions published in 1920 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Johnny Tremain : a novel for old & young
Alternative Names
Esther Forbes Amerikaans schrijfster (1891-1967)

Esther Forbes amerikansk författare

Esther Forbes amerikansk skribent

Esther Forbes écrivaine américaine

Esther Forbes storica e scrittrice statunitense

Esther Forbes US-amerikanische Schriftstellerin

Forbes, Esther 1891-1967

Forbes, Esther Hoskins

Hoskins, Esther Forbes

Эстер Форбс

אסתר פורבס

포브스, 에스더 1891-1967

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Paul Revere & the world he lived inAmerica's Paul RevereJohnny TremainA mirror for witches : in which is reflected the life, machinations, and death of famous Doll Bilby, who, with a more than feminine perversity, preferred a demon to a mortal lover, here is also told how and why a righteous and most awfull judgement befell her, destroying both corporeal body and immortal soulO genteel lady!Johnny Tremain : and related readings