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Forbes, Esther

Overview
Works: 142 works in 781 publications in 10 languages and 20,238 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Juvenile works  Historical fiction  Biographies  War fiction  Drama  Literature  Children's films  Biographical fiction 
Roles: Author, Other, Author of introduction, Composer, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.F749, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Esther Forbes
Johnny Tremain : a novel for old & young by Esther Forbes( Book )

276 editions published between 1900 and 2018 in 10 languages and held by 9,310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After injuring his hand, a silversmith's apprentice in Boston becomes a messenger for theSons of Liberty in the days before the American Revolution
Paul Revere & the world he lived in by Esther Forbes( Book )

52 editions published between 1942 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,081 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for History in 1942. An exhaustively researched account of Revere's varied life as an artisan, shrewd Patriot leader, and revolutionary organizer
America's Paul Revere by Esther Forbes( Book )

17 editions published between 1946 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the patriot of the Revolution who had many trades, among them silver work, manufacture of copper, casting of bells, engraving, and dentistry
Johnny Tremain : a story of Boston in revolt by Esther Forbes( Recording )

79 editions published between 1969 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 1,330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After injuring his hand, a silversmith's apprentice in Boston becomes a messenger for the Sons of Liberty in the days before the American Revolution
The running of the tide by Esther Forbes( Book )

29 editions published between 1948 and 1951 in 4 languages and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Period novel in which the story of a ship-owning family embraces the years of old Salem's great merchant shipping days
Rainbow on the road by Esther Forbes( Book )

21 editions published between 1954 and 1968 in English and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A few months in New England in the 1830's through the eyes of an itinerant portrait painter
A mirror for witches : in which is reflected the life, machinations, and death of famous Doll Bilby, who, with a more than feminine perversity, preferred a demon to a mortal lover, here is also told how and why a righteous and most awfull judgement befell her, destroying both corporeal body and immortal soul by Esther Forbes( Book )

34 editions published between 1928 and 2006 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Mirror for Witches in which is reflected the life, machinations and death of famous Doll Bilby, who, with a more than feminine perversity, preferred a demon to a mortal lover. Here is also told how and why a righteous and most awful judgment befell her, destroying both corporeal body and immortal soul
Paul Revere & the world he lived in by Esther Forbes( Book )

1 edition published in 1942 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This vivid account of the life and times of Paul Revere was first published in 1942, to great acclaim and a Pulitzer Prize. An elegant storyteller and expert historian, Edith Forbes paints a memorable portrait of American colonial history and of this most legendary of revolutionary heroes, "not merely one man riding one horse on a certain lonely night of long ago, but a symbol to which his countrymen can yet turn
Paradise by Esther Forbes( Book )

25 editions published between 1937 and 1964 in English and French and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Color illustration on front cover of a man holding a firearm. In background, Native Americans are attacking some pioneers
O genteel lady! by Esther Forbes( Book )

15 editions published between 1926 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The general's lady by Esther Forbes( Book )

16 editions published between 1900 and 1957 in English and German and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morganna Bale of Boston married the rebel General Milroy to save her Tory family's fortune
The Boston book by Esther Forbes( Book )

4 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny Tremain : and related readings by Esther Forbes( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After injuring his hand, a silversmith's apprentice in Boston becomes a messenger for the Sons of Liberty in the days before the American Revolution. Study guide includes teaching strategies and student activities
Miss Marvel by Esther Forbes( Book )

6 editions published between 1935 and 1946 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mirror for witches by Esther Forbes( Book )

10 editions published between 1928 and 1974 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Revere's ride, a deposition : the personal account by Revere of his famous ride by Paul Revere( Book )

5 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Revere's account of his famous midnight ride to warn colonial patriots of the upcoming battles of Lexington and Concord
Johhny Tremain by Esther Forbes( Book )

2 editions published between 1943 and 1987 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After injuring his hand, a silversmith's apprentice in Boston becomes a messenger for the Sons of Liberty in the days before the American Revolution
Johnny Tremain / written by Esther Forbes by Esther Forbes( Book )

2 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fourteen year old silversmith apprentice becomes a rider for the "Boston Observer" and mesenger for the patriots who planned the Boston Tea Party
Anne Douglas Sedgwick; an interview, and appreciations by William Lyon Phelps [and others] by Esther Forbes( )

2 editions published in 1920 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Johnny Tremain : a novel for old & young
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Paul Revere & the world he lived inAmerica's Paul RevereJohnny Tremain : a story of Boston in revoltA mirror for witches : in which is reflected the life, machinations, and death of famous Doll Bilby, who, with a more than feminine perversity, preferred a demon to a mortal lover, here is also told how and why a righteous and most awfull judgement befell her, destroying both corporeal body and immortal soulPaul Revere & the world he lived inO genteel lady!Johnny Tremain : and related readingsJohhny TremainJohnny Tremain / written by Esther Forbes
Alternative Names
Esther Forbes Amerikaans schrijfster (1891-1967)

Esther Forbes amerikansk författare

Esther Forbes amerikansk skribent

Esther Forbes écrivaine américaine

Esther Forbes eskritor merikano

Esther Forbes storica e scrittrice statunitense

Esther Forbes US-amerikanische Schriftstellerin

Forbes, Esther 1891-1967

Hoskins, Esther Forbes

Естер Форбс

Эстер Форбс

אסתר פורבס

استر فوربس

إستر فوربس روائية أمريكية

എസ്തർ ഫോർബ്‍സ്

포브스, 에스더 1891-1967

エスター・フォーブス

埃絲特·福布斯

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