WorldCat Identities

Irwin, Don

Overview
Works: 36 works in 77 publications in 1 language and 4,467 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Satire  Action and adventure fiction  Fantasy fiction  Historical fiction  Nature stories  Adventure stories  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PR3724, FIC
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Most widely held works by Don Irwin
The merry adventures of Robin Hood of great renown in Nottinghamshire by Howard Pyle( Book )

5 editions published between 1951 and 1981 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the legend of Robin Hood who plundered the king's purse and poached his deer and whose generosity endeared him to the poor
The Swiss family Robinson by Johann David Wyss( Book )

7 editions published between 1966 and 1974 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a Swiss couple and their four sons are shipwrecked on an isolated island, they adapt to their "New Switzerland" using many imaginative methods of farming and animal taming
Twenty thousand leagues under the sea by Jules Verne( Book )

5 editions published between 1922 and 1968 in English and held by 450 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
The Virginian : a horseman of the plains by Owen Wister( Book )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The foreman of a large cattle ranch on the Wyoming frontier lives by the honor code of the West even though it means helping lynch a friend or possibly losing the girl he is to marry
A study in scarlet ; The hound of the Baskervilles by Arthur Conan Doyle( Book )

5 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Sherlock Holmes
Around the world in eighty days by Jules Verne( Book )

6 editions published between 1964 and 1979 in English and held by 399 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
Kidnapped : the adventures of David Balfour by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

7 editions published between 1960 and 1970 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sixteen-year-old orphan is kidnapped by his villainous uncle, but later escapes and becomes involved in the struggle of the Scottish highlanders against English rule
Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

4 editions published between 1968 and 1979 in English and held by 276 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 black arrow : a tale of the two roses by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

3 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Englishman, seeking to avenge the death of his father, becomes involved in the band of the Black Arrow and the events of the War of the Roses
The call of the wild, and the cruise of the Dazzler by Jack London( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two novellas: "The Call of the Wild" in which a dog is forcibly taken to Alaska where he eventually becomes leader of a wolf pack and "The Cruise of the Dazzler" which relates the adventures of a young boy who runs away to sea
Gulliver's travels: an authoritative text, the correspondence of Swift, Pope's verses on Gulliver's travels [and] critical essays by Jonathan Swift( Book )

2 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The voyages of an Englishman carry him to such strange places as Lilliput, a land of people six inches high; and Brobdingnag, a land of giants
The call of the wild by Jack London( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of an unusual dog, part St. Bernard, part Scotch shepherd, forcibly taken to the Klondike gold fields where he eventually becomes the leader of a wolf pack
Two little savages : being the adventures of two boys who lived as Indians and what they learned. by Ernest Thompson Seton( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy with a consuming interest in nature finally realizes his dream of living in the woods like an Indian. Includes drawings and explanations of camping techniques and Indian crafts mentioned
Black Beauty by Anna Sewell( Book )

3 editions published between 1969 and 1976 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A horse of nineteenth century England tells his life story from his early home through many masters and experiences, both good and bad
The adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Tom Sawyer and his friend, Huck Finn, in a Mississippi River town in the nineteenth century. Includes vocabulary notes in the margins and a short biography of the author
The prince and the pauper by Mark Twain( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When young Edward VI of England and a poor boy who resembles him exchange places, each learns something about the other's very different station in life
The sleeping beauty and other tales by Jacob Grimm( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-three of the tales collected by the Grimm brothers include "Snow-white," "Tom Thumb," "Rapunzel," and "The Six Swans."
The Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a cyclone Dorothy finds herself in the land of Oz where she must seek out the great wizard in order to return home to Kansas. Includes vocabulary notes in the margin and a biography of the author
The time machine and the invisible man by H. G Wells( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the first of these two science fiction stories a scientist invents a machine that transports him into the future. In the second story a man watches his body slowly become invisible
Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl falls down a rabbit hole and discovers a world of nonsensical and amusing characters
 
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The merry adventures of Robin Hood of great renown in Nottinghamshire
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