WorldCat Identities

Irwin, Don

Overview
Works: 39 works in 85 publications in 1 language and 4,352 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Action and adventure fiction  History  Fantasy fiction  Satire  Historical fiction  Adventure stories  Humorous fiction  Nature stories 
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 )

7 editions published between 1951 and 1996 in English and held by 529 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 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the fortunes of a shipwrecked family as they adapt to life on an island with abundant animal and plant life
20,000 leagues under the sea by Jules Verne( Book )

4 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the adventures of a French professor and his two companions as they sail above and below the world's oceans as prisoners on the fabulous electric submarine of the deranged Captain Nemo
The Virginian : a horseman of the plains by Owen Wister( Book )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 415 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
The case-book of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle( Book )

6 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in English and held by 397 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 392 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 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of a sixteen-year-old orphan who was kidnapped by his villainous uncle but later escaped and became involved in the struggle of the Scottish highlanders against English rule
Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

5 editions published between 1883 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pirate adventure is launched with the death of the despicable old boarder who refused to pay his rent and the discovery of a mysterious map among his personal effects
The black arrow : a tale of the two roses by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

4 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In fifteenth-century England, when his father's murderer is revealed to be his guardian, seventeen-year-old Richard Shelton joins the fellowship of the Black Arrow in avenging the death, rescuing the woman he loves, and participating in the struggle between the Yorks and Lancasters in 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 253 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 by Jonathan Swift( Book )

3 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Englishman's two voyages carry him to Lilliput, a land of people six inches high, and Brobdingnag, a land of giants. Includes a brief biography of the author and a discussion of Gulliver's Travels as a satire
The call of the wild by Jack London( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 164 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 101 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 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A horse in nineteenth-century England recounts his experience 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 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures and pranks of a mischievous boy growing up in a Mississippi River town on the early nineteenth century
The prince and the pauper by Mark Twain( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 14 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
The annotated Alice : Alice's adventures in Wonderland & Through the looking-glass by Lewis Carroll( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 4 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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