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Beard, Daniel Carter 1850-1941

Overview
Works: 166 works in 532 publications in 3 languages and 11,534 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction  Historical fiction  Arthurian romances  Fantasy fiction, American  Satire  Handbooks and manuals  Graphic novels  Legends 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Editor, Other, 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( Book )

54 editions published between 1889 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A blow on the head transports a Yankee to 528 A.D. where he proceeds to modernize King Arthur's kingdom by organizing a school system, constructing telephone lines, and inventing the printing press
The American boys handy book : what to do and how to do it by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )

34 editions published between 1882 and 2014 in English and held by 1,118 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 )

36 editions published between 1914 and 2013 in English and held by 939 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
The American boys handy book; what to do and how to do it by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )

34 editions published between 1882 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives illustrated instructions for a variety of projects and activities for each season of the year including making kites, rearing wild birds, camping out without a tent, sailing small boats, fishing in winter, raising dogs, making theatrical costumes, and many other things
Tom Sawyer abroad by Mark Twain( Book )

13 editions published between 1894 and 2011 in English and held by 241 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 field and forest handy book : new ideas for out of doors by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )

14 editions published between 1906 and 2007 in English and held by 208 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 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American claimant by Mark Twain( Book )

6 editions published between 1892 and 1902 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy of mistaken identities
Boat-building and boating by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )

12 editions published between 1911 and 2008 in English and held by 114 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 outdoor handy book : for playground, field and forest by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )

20 editions published between 1900 and 2008 in English and held by 109 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 book of camp-lore & woodcraft by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )

6 editions published between 1920 and 2008 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Sawyer abroad ; Tom Sawyer detective by Mark Twain( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Sawyer and his friends take a trip by balloon to Egypt; Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn must solve a murder mystery
Shelters, shacks, and shanties : the classic guide to building wilderness shelters by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

XXX - THE NORTHLAND TILT AND INDIAN LOG TENTLog Tents; CHAPTER XXXI - HOW TO BUILD THE RED JACKET, THE NEW BRUNSWICK, AND THE CHRISTOPHER GIST; The New Brunswick; Christopher Gist; The Red Jacket; XXXII - CABIN DOORS AND DOOR-LATCHES, THUMB-LATCHES AND FOOT LATCHES AND HOW TO MAKE THEM; Foot Latch; Trigger Latch; The Latch-String; Simple Spring-Latch; Better Spring-Latch; XXXIII - SECRET LOCKS; The Tippecanoe; The Catch; XXXIV - HOW TO MAKE THE BOW-ARROW CABIN DOOR AND LATCH AND THE DEMING TWIN BOLTS, HALL, AND BILLY; The Deming Twin Lock; Guards; XXXV - THE AURES LOCK LATCH; The Door
The clocks of Rondaine and other stories by Frank R Stockton( Book )

4 editions published between 1892 and 1905 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

11 editions published between 1889 and 1912 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Satirisk roman om en ung, amerikansk våbenfabrikant, der bliver slået bevidstls, vågner op i det 6. årh.'s England og bliver inddraget i kredsen omkring kong Arthur og ridderne om det runde bord
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 89 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 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dan Beard's animal book and camp-fire stories by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )

6 editions published between 1907 and 2008 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A book of animals...made up of the Author's personal notes and sketches made in the fields and forest for his own amusement" as well as "a few short camp-fire stories and legends."--p. i
Camp-lore and woodcraft by Daniel Carter Beard( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Known to millions of Boy Scouts as Uncle Dan, Daniel Beard was also a Progressive-era reformer, a naturalist, illustrator, and author. Among his many how-to books is this entertaining collection of camp lore and practical notes on woodcrafting. In Camp-Lore and Woodcraft, Beard, an avid outdoorsman, provides youngsters and campers of all ages with detailed, easy-to-follow advice on building campfires for light and warmth; making a good fire for cooking; and packing, saddling, and mounting a horse. There are also some fine tips on preparing for a camping trip, choosing a camp site, and pitching a tent, plus notes on how to cut down a tree and the proper way to chop wood. First published nearly a century ago, and enhanced with more than 370 of the author's own illustrations, this engagingly written book by a man with a keen appreciation of the joys of nature will delight and instruct boys and girls with its celebration of traditional Native American lore and its helpful hints on how to safely enjoy hiking, camping, and exploring the great outdoors
 
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The American boys handy book : what to do and how to do it
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

Daniel Carter Beard American artist and writer

Daniel Carter Beard amerikansk frfattare

Daniel Carter Beard amerikansk skribent

Daniel Carter Beard illustrateur et naturaliste amricain

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