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Cooke, John Esten 1830-1886

Overview
Works: 241 works in 1,073 publications in 2 languages and 17,274 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Personal narratives‡vConfederate  Biography  Biographical fiction  Juvenile works  Personal narratives 
Roles: Composer, Editor
Classifications: PZ3.C775, 813.4
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The life of Stonewall Jackson from official papers, contemporary narratives, and personal acquaintance by John Esten Cooke ( )
26 editions published between 1863 and 1996 in English and held by 1,414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Surry of Eagle's-nest; or, The memoirs of a staff-officer serving in Virginia by John Esten Cooke ( Book )
67 editions published between 1866 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wearing of the gray; being personal portraits, scenes, and adventures of the war by John Esten Cooke ( Book )
42 editions published between 1867 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Virginia comedians; or, Old days in the Old Dominion by John Esten Cooke ( Book )
36 editions published between 1854 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
My lady Pokahontas; a true relation of Virginia by John Esten Cooke ( Book )
33 editions published between 1885 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mohun; or, The last days of Lee and his paladins. Final memoirs of a staff officer serving in Virginia by John Esten Cooke ( Book )
31 editions published between 1868 and 2007 in English and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Virginia : a history of the people by John Esten Cooke ( Book )
50 editions published between 1883 and 1990 in English and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leather stocking and silk; or, Hunter John Myers and his times. A story of the valley of Virginia by John Esten Cooke ( Book )
46 editions published between 1853 and 2013 in English and German and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A life of Gen. Robert E. Lee by John Esten Cooke ( Book )
32 editions published between 1871 and 2013 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On April 18, 1861 Lee was offered field command of the United States Army. On the following day, he received word that Virginia had seceeded from the Union; he submitted his letter of resignation from the United States Army on April 20. Three days later, Lee accepted the position of commander of Virginia forces. From this point onward, Lee's identity became intrinsically linked to the Confederate cause. At the age of 55, on May 31, 1862, Robert E. Lee was assigned to command the troops which he named "The Army of Northern Virginia"
Stonewall Jackson: a military biography by John Esten Cooke ( Book )
17 editions published between 1866 and 2005 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The last of the foresters: or, Humors on the border; a story of the old Virginia frontier by John Esten Cooke ( Book )
33 editions published between 1856 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hammer and rapier by John Esten Cooke ( Book )
25 editions published between 1870 and 2002 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Henry St. John, gentleman, of "Flower of Hundreds," in the county of Prince George, Virginia. A tale of 1774-'75 by John Esten Cooke ( Book )
21 editions published between 1859 and 2002 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stonewall Jackson and the old Stonewall Brigade by John Esten Cooke ( Book )
3 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Outlines from the outpost by John Esten Cooke ( Book )
4 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The youth of Jefferson, or, A chronicle of college scrapes at Williamsburg, in Virginia, A.D. 1764 by John Esten Cooke ( Book )
15 editions published between 1854 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stories of the Old Dominion, from the settlement to the end of the revolution by John Esten Cooke ( Book )
19 editions published between 1879 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pretty Mrs. Gaston, and other stories by John Esten Cooke ( Book )
5 editions published between 1874 and 1969 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fairfax, or, The master of Greenway Court a chronicle of the Valley of the Shenandoah by John Esten Cooke ( Book )
25 editions published between 1868 and 2012 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ellie, or, The human comedy by John Esten Cooke ( )
14 editions published in 1855 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Cooke, J. E.
Cooke, John E. 1830-1886
Cooke, John Estan 1830-1886
Effingham, C., 1830-1886
Effingham, C. 1830-1886 Pseudonym
Effingham, Champ 1830-1886
Esten Cooke, John 1830-1886
Todkill, Anas, 1830-1886
Todkill, Anas 1830-1886 Pseudonym
Virginian, 1830-1886
Virginian 1830-1886 Pseudonym
Languages
English (571)
German (8)
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