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Davis, Richard Harding 1864-1916

Overview
Works: 436 works in 2,175 publications in 2 languages and 70,642 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Records and correspondence  Short stories, American  Biography  Political fiction  Juvenile works  Personal narratives  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Short stories 
Roles: Editor, Librettist, sgr, Composer, Author of afterword, colophon, etc., Translator, Lyricist, Other
Classifications: PZ3.D298, 813
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Most widely held works by Richard Harding Davis
Soldiers of fortune by Richard Harding Davis ( )
139 editions published between 1897 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Robert Clay, who keeps his past as a mercenary secret, is an engineer at a mine in the jungle of a small South American country. He's in love with the daughter of the American mine owner, but he's got competition. They become caught up in a coup, and must take whatever measures necessary to survive the explosive revolution
The Red Cross girl by Richard Harding Davis ( )
47 editions published between 1912 and 2011 in English and German and held by 2,438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lion and the unicorn by Richard Harding Davis ( )
50 editions published between 1899 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This 1899 collection of short stories includes the title story as well as four others: On the Fever Ship, The Man with One Talent, The Vagrant, and The Last Ride Together. These exciting tales of adventure are chilling, whether set on a Cuban battlefield or in the smoke-filled back rooms of Washington, D.C
The king's jackal by Richard Harding Davis ( )
62 editions published between 1898 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The reporter who made himself king by Richard Harding Davis ( )
12 editions published between 1907 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The scarlet car by Richard Harding Davis ( )
56 editions published between 1907 and 2013 in English and held by 1,966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Intrepid motorists of the early twentieth century encountered rough roads, mechanical problems, and a less-than-excited populace as they drove their exciting new horseless carriages." The novel captures with humor the adventure and uncertainty that faced anyone who traveled by automobile while at the same time telling a love story
The man who could not lose by Richard Harding Davis ( )
43 editions published between 1911 and 2011 in English and German and held by 1,743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Richard Harding Davis based many of his works on his own experiences as a journalist. This engaging collection of short stories, the title story of which was made into a movie in 1915, also includes such stories as My Buried Treasure," The Nature Faker," and The Lost House." It is a premier example of his talents
The Princess Aline by Richard Harding Davis ( )
30 editions published between 1895 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Episodes in Van Bibber's life by Richard Harding Davis ( )
24 editions published between 1899 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gallegher and other stories by Richard Harding Davis ( Book )
102 editions published between 1891 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Davis's beloved character of Gallegher a crime-solving Philadelphia newsboy is introduced in this collection of short stories. The character later inspired Walt Disney to create a series of the same name that aired to great popularity in the 1960s. In another story in the volume, The Cynical Miss Catherwaight," Courtlandt Van Bibber resurfaces a wealthy man about town who is Davis's signature creation
Vera, the medium by Richard Harding Davis ( )
17 editions published between 1908 and 2013 in English and held by 1,456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Miss civilization by Richard Harding Davis ( )
21 editions published between 1905 and 2010 in English and held by 1,452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Her first appearance by Richard Harding Davis ( )
15 editions published between 1901 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peace Manoeuvres by Richard Harding Davis ( )
14 editions published between 1914 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wasted day by Richard Harding Davis ( )
5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A charmed life by Richard Harding Davis ( )
5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Billy and the big stick by Richard Harding Davis ( )
in English and held by 1,265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
My buried treasure by Richard Harding Davis ( )
5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The log of the jolly polly by Richard Harding Davis ( )
5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The nature faker by Richard Harding Davis ( )
in English and held by 1,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Audience level: 0.33 (from 0.16 for Front line ... to 0.93 for R.H.D. : a ...)
Alternative Names
Davis, R. H.
Davis, Richard H.
Davis, Richard H. 1864-1916
Devis, Richard Garding.
Dėvis, Richard Garding 1864-1916
Deviss, Ričardss Hardings 1864-1916
Harding Davis, Richard
Harding Davis, Richard 1864-1916
Hardings Deviss, Ričards 1864-1916
Richard Harding Davis, Aylmer Maude
Девис, Ричард Гардинг 1864-1916
Дэвис, Ричард Гардинг 1864-1916
Languages
English (864)
German (3)
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