WorldCat Identities

Irwin, Don

Overview
Works: 37 works in 77 publications in 1 language and 4,450 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Action and adventure fiction  Satire  Fantasy fiction  Historical fiction  Adventure stories  Nature stories  Science fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PS1306, 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 537 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 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the fortunes of a shipwrecked family as they imaginatively adapt to life on an island abundantly inhabited by animal and plant life
Twenty thousand leagues under the sea by Jules Verne( Book )

5 editions published between 1922 and 1968 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of mysterious Captain Nemo, his electric submarine, and the crew that farmed the bottom of the sea was termed science fiction in 1870, but modern technology made it reality
The Virginian : a horseman of the plains by Owen Wister( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 418 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 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson are recounted in selected short stories and in two longer works "A Study in Scarlet" and "The Hound of the Baskervilles."
Around the world in eighty days by Jules Verne( Book )

6 editions published between 1964 and 1979 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1872, English gentleman Phileas Fogg has many adventures as he tries to win a bet that he can travel around the world in eighty days
Kidnapped : the adventures of David Balfour by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

7 editions published between 1960 and 1970 in English and held by 313 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 273 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 267 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 259 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 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On four voyages, an Englishman becomes shipwrecked in various lands
The call of the wild by Jack London( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 159 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
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 104 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 in nineteenth-century England recounts his experiences with both good and bad masters
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( 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 transports her to the land of Oz, Dorothy must seek out the great wizard in order to return to Kansas
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. The only one-volume edition of these classic works of science fiction
Alice in Wonderland and Through the looking glass 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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