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Stockton, Frank R. 1834-1902

Overview
Works: 495 works in 2,236 publications in 6 languages and 39,344 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Short stories  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fairy tales  Science fiction  War fiction  History  Bibliography  Humorous fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Illustrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Honoree, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS2927, 813.4
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The bee-man of Orn by Frank R Stockton( Book )

71 editions published between 1887 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a Sorcerer tells him that he has been transformed from another sort of being, the Bee-man sets out to discover what he was in his earlier incarnation. Story is accompanied by a DVD which provides a behind-the-scenes look at the illustrator at work
The lady or the tiger? And other stories by Frank R Stockton( Book )

94 editions published between 1884 and 2012 in English and held by 1,571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of stories by the nineteenth century author, featuring his most famous tale, "The Lady or the Tiger," which poses a dilemma that was hotly debated for years after its publication
The griffin and the minor canon by Frank R Stockton( Book )

29 editions published between 1960 and 2005 in English and German and held by 1,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a griffin shows great fondness for the sculpture of himself above the great door of the church, and equal admiration for the Minor Canon, the townspeople fear that the terrifying creature will live among them forever
Buccaneers & pirates of our coasts by Frank R Stockton( Book )

71 editions published between 1897 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of famous and lesser known pirates who distinguished themselves through cutlass, blunderbuss, and brawn in the coastal waters of the New World
Rudder Grange by Frank R Stockton( Book )

117 editions published between 1870 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the whimsically fantastic and amusing adventures of a family living on a canal boat
The storyteller's pack by Frank R Stockton( Book )

21 editions published between 1897 and 2012 in English and held by 768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Oxford book of children's stories by Jan Mark( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short stories written for children over the past 250 years by such authors as Louisa May Alcott, Rudyard Kipling, Carl Sandburg, Joan Aiken, and Rosa Guy
The late Mrs. Null by Frank R Stockton( Book )

47 editions published between 1886 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The casting away of Mrs. Lecks and Mrs. Aleshine by Frank R Stockton( Book )

55 editions published between 1886 and 2013 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Curious and amusing experiences of Mrs. Lecks, Mrs. Aleshine and Mr. Craig, who are cast away on a lonely isle in mid-ocean." Pittsburgh
The adventures of Captain Horn by Frank R Stockton( Book )

48 editions published between 1894 and 2013 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early in the spring of the year 1884 the three-masted schooner Castor, from San Francisco to Valparaiso, was struck by a tornado off the coast of Peru. The storm, which rose with frightful suddenness, was of short duration, but it left the Castor a helpless wreck. Her masts had snapped off and gone overboard, her rudder-post had been shattered by falling wreckage, and she was rolling in the trough of the sea, with her floating masts and spars thumping and bumping her sides
The Rudder Grangers abroad, and other stories by Frank R Stockton( Book )

32 editions published between 1891 and 2010 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best short stories by Frank R Stockton( Book )

3 editions published between 1957 and 1963 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mrs. Cliff's yacht by Frank R Stockton( Book )

32 editions published between 1896 and 2013 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frontispiece and 7 black and white full page illustrations by A. Forestier. Mrs. Cliff becomes an heiress after the death of her husband. She is persuaded to purchase a yacht and invite a party of ministers to go sailing. Bookplate of Virginia bibliophile Christopher Clark Geest on front paste-down. -- vendor's description
The casting away of Mrs. Lecks and Mrs. Aleshine : with its sequel, the Dusantes by Frank R Stockton( Book )

20 editions published between 1933 and 1971 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of three shipwrecked castaways who swim on 'life preservers' to a convenient desert island in the middle of the Pacific Ocean. There they find a house "the likes of which could be found in any New England town". They decide to stay in the house for several weeks, and are eventually joined by several other castaways, including a rather irritable missionary
The magic egg : and other stories by Frank R Stockton( Book )

33 editions published between 1907 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chosen few, short stories by Frank R Stockton( Book )

25 editions published between 1895 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great war syndicate by Frank R Stockton( Book )

32 editions published between 1889 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the spring of a certain year, not far from the close of the nineteenth century, when the political relations between the United States and Great Britain became so strained that careful observers on both sides of the Atlantic were forced to the belief that a serious break in these relations might be looked for at any time, the fishing schooner Eliza Drum sailed from a port in Maine for the banks of Newfoundland
Pomona's travels by Frank R Stockton( Book )

25 editions published between 1894 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lady or the tiger? by Frank R Stockton( Book )

31 editions published between 1882 and 2013 in English and German and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A princess must choose the fate for her lover--the lady or the tiger
Moderns and near-moderns; essays on Henry James, Stockton, Shaw, and others by William Chislett( Book )

3 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The bee-man of Orn
Alternative Names
Frank R. Stockton Amerikaans schrijver (1834-1902)

Frank R. Stockton amerikansk skribent

Frank R. Stockton écrivain américain

Frank R. Stockton US-amerikanischer Autor

Frank Richard Stockton

Frank Richard Stockton amerikansk författare

Frank Richard Stockton scrittore e umorista statunitense

Stckyon Francis Richard 1834-1902

Stockton, Frances Richard 1834-1902

Stockton, Francis Richard.

Stockton, Francis Richard 1834-1902

Stockton, Frank.

Stockton Frank 1834-1902

Stockton, Frank R.

Stockton, Frank R. 1834-1902

Stockton, Frank R. (Frank Richard)

Stockton, Frank R. (Frank Richard), 1834-1902

Stockton, Frank Richard

Stockton, Frank Richard 1834-1902

Stockton-Sendak, .. 1834-1902

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스토크론, 프랭크 R. 1834-1902

스톡턴, 프랑크 R. 1834-1902

스톡턴, 프랑크 리처드 1834-1902

스톡턴, 프랭크 1834-1902

스톡턴, 프랭크 리차드 1834-1902

스톡턴, 프랭크 리처드 1834-1902

스톡튼, 프랜시스 리처드 1834-1902

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The lady or the tiger? And other storiesThe griffin and the minor canonBuccaneers & pirates of our coastsThe Oxford book of children's storiesThe magic egg : and other storiesA chosen few, short storiesThe lady or the tiger?