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Beard, Daniel Carter 1850-1941

Overview
Works: 150 works in 507 publications in 5 languages and 10,022 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Fantasy fiction, American  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Graphic novels  Satire  Political fiction  Comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Editor, Narrator
Classifications: PS1308, 813.4
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Most widely held works by Daniel Carter Beard
A Connecticut yankee in King Arthur's court by Mark Twain( )

55 editions published between 1889 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is designed primarily to alleviate the agony that language learning in its early stages entails, when the foreign words in the sentence simply will not combine to make sense. Legions of beginners give up when they could have made it with the aid of a book like this. But for centuries schoolmasters have frowned on this device, calling it dirty names like crib, crutch, pony. But the truth is that highly educated and motivated people have learned to read a foreign language this way. The great German archaeologist Heinrich Schliemann, who knew many ancient and modern languages, acquire
The American boys handy book : what to do and how to do it by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )

69 editions published between 1882 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An 1890 manual of pastimes which includes instructions for making kites, fishing poles, a blow gun, boats, and theatrical costumes, and for raising dogs, stuffing animals, stocking an aquarium, and camping
Shelters, shacks, and shanties by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )

39 editions published between 1914 and 2013 in English and held by 1,236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how to build sod houses, over-water camps, railroad tie shacks, Navaho hogans, and log cabins, and offers advice on using an axe, building a fireplace, and starting a fire
Tom Sawyer abroad by Mark Twain( Book )

18 editions published between 1894 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom, always looking for trouble, finds it when he sets out to become Hannibal's First Traveler. Tom, Huck, and Jim find themselves kidnapped by a mad inventor, sailing cross the Atlantic and into Arabian adventure on a hot-air balloon
The outdoor handy book for playground, field and forest by Daniel Carter Beard( )

20 editions published between 1900 and 2008 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ingenuity and self-reliance are valuable qualities in a boy or man, writes famed outdoorsman Daniel Carter Beard. And what better way to foster them than by working?or playing?with your hands? For fathers who want to build the model ships (or real boats!) they never knew how to build, and sons who want to build the ultimate snow fort, The Outdoor Handy Book is a perfect compendium of wisdom and mischief. In its pages are directions for flying paper dragons, stilt-walking, playing dozens of ball games, building doghouses, capturing butterflies and frogs, and much more. Fully illustrated, and replete with notes to make sure that your fun is varied, continuous, and instructional in every season of the year, The Outdoor Handy Book is great all-ages activities resource, whether you're at the workbench or communing with nature
The field and forest handy book : new ideas for out of doors by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )

15 editions published between 1906 and 2008 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moonlight and six feet of romance by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )

18 editions published between 1892 and 1976 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boat-building and boating by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )

11 editions published between 1911 and 2006 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details construction and operation dos and don'ts for everything from simple rafts and birch-bark canoes to a small sailboat and a speedy motor-boat. Plans require minimal skills
The American claimant by Mark Twain( Book )

6 editions published between 1892 and 1902 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though he is best known as a humorist, famed American author Mark Twain also tried his hand at social satires, to much critical and popular acclaim. In The American Claimant, Twain provides a thematic follow-up to his previous novel, The Prince and the Pauper, with a tale of an American con artist and a British aristocrat who essentially switch places and reveal the unsavory aspects of each lifestyle and social milieu
The book of camp-lore & woodcraft by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )

6 editions published between 1920 and 2008 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American boys' book of bugs, butterflies and beetles by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )

4 editions published between 1915 and 1932 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The clocks of Rondaine and other stories by Frank R Stockton( Book )

4 editions published between 1892 and 1905 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American boys' book of signs, signals and symbols by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )

3 editions published between 1918 and 2013 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Yankee at the court of King Arthur by Mark Twain( Book )

8 editions published between 1889 and 1912 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Satirisk roman om en ung, amerikansk våbenfabrikant, der bliver slået bevidstløs, vågner op i det 6. årh.'s England og bliver inddraget i kredsen omkring kong Arthur og ridderne om det runde bord
Dan Beard's animal book and camp-fire stories by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )

5 editions published between 1907 and 1910 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Jinks, hero by Ernest Howard Crosby( Book )

5 editions published between 1902 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American boys' handybook of camp-lore and woodcraft by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )

4 editions published between 1920 and 1930 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sportsman's paradise; or, The lake lands of Canada by B. A Watson( Book )

6 editions published between 1887 and 1889 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Anglomaniacs by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )

2 editions published in 1890 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Beard, D. C.

Beard, D. C. 1850-1941

Beard, D. C. (Daniel Carter), 1850-1941

Beard, Dan.

Beard, Dan 1850-1941

Beard, Daniel

Beard, Daniel C.

Beard, Daniel Carter

Daniel Carter Beard

ビアド, ダニエル

ビアード, ダニエル・カーター

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The American boys handy book : what to do and how to do itShelters, shacks, and shantiesTom Sawyer abroadThe outdoor handy book for playground, field and forestThe field and forest handy book : new ideas for out of doorsBoat-building and boatingThe book of camp-lore & woodcraft