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Sparkes, Boyden 1890-1954

Overview
Works: 40 works in 161 publications in 4 languages and 5,076 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Autobiographies  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Field guides  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Other
Classifications: CT275.C578, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Boyden Sparkes
 
Most widely held works by Boyden Sparkes
Life of an American workman by Walter P Chrysler( Book )

18 editions published between 1937 and 2011 in English and Tamil and held by 1,363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For other editions, see Author Catalog
Adventures of a white-collar man by Alfred P Sloan( Book )

9 editions published between 1941 and 1970 in English and held by 957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Alfred Pritchard Sloan, Jr. (May 23, 1875 ? February 17, 1966) was an American business executive in the automotive industry. He was a long-time president, chairman, and CEO of General Motors Corporation.[1] Sloan, first as a senior executive and later as the head of the organization, helped lead (and grow) GM from the 1920s through the 1950s?decades when concepts such as the annual model change, brand architecture, industrial design, automotive design (styling), and planned obsolescence transformed the industry, and when the industry changed lifestyles and the built environment in America and throughout the world."--Wikipedia
The witch of Wall Street, Hetty Green by Boyden Sparkes( Book )

14 editions published between 1930 and 1948 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hetty Green (née Robinson), nicknamed "The Witch of Wall Street" (November 21, 1834 ? July 3, 1916), was an American businesswoman, remarkable for her frugality during the Gilded Age, as well as for being the first American woman to make a substantial impact on Wall Street."--Wikipedia
Father struck it rich by Evalyn Walsh McLean( Book )

20 editions published between 1936 and 2015 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Walsh discovered fabulous golden wealth in the historic Camp Bird Mine near Ouray, Colorado. His daughter, Evalyn Walsh McLean, tells an engaging true story of the family that wanted for nothing. They led a life of extravagance. It enabled them to acquire possessions such as the Hope Diamond and the fabulous homes that hosted spectacular social functions and served as retreats for kings and presidents
Boot straps, the autobiography of Tom M. Girdler by T. M Girdler( Book )

7 editions published between 1943 and 1944 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life à la Henri : being the memories of Henri Charpentier by Henri Charpentier( Book )

5 editions published between 1934 and 2001 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Life a la Henri is the delightful memoir-with-recipes of Henri Charpentier, the world's first celebrity chef. First published in 1934, and back in print after nearly six decades, the book traces Henri's career from his days as a scrap of a bellboy on the French Riviera and a quick-witted apprentice in a three-star kitchen (when he invented crepe suzette) to his sailing for New York to open his renowned namesake restaurants that introduced many to the glories of haute cuisine. Life a la Henri is a memorable portrait of a top-flight restaurant kitchen, and is food writing of surpassing charm and taste."--Jacket
The flying guns : cockpit record of a naval pilot from Pearl Harbor through Midway by Clarence Earle Dickinson( Book )

7 editions published between 1942 and 1980 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hetty Green, a woman who loved money by Boyden Sparkes( Book )

8 editions published in 1930 in English and Undetermined and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judge Mellon's sons by William Larimer Mellon( Book )

3 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The towers of New York; the memoirs of a master builder by Louis Jay Horowitz( Book )

6 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zero storage in your home by Boyden Sparkes( Book )

7 editions published between 1944 and 1946 in English and Undetermined and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From farm boy to financier by Frank A Vanderlip( Book )

4 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crime in ink by Claire Carvalho( Book )

6 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dealing with famous cases of forgery in which David N. Carvalho, a handwriting expert, is revealed as a new type of detective
Home freezing & storage of food; zero storage in your home by Boyden Sparkes( Book )

4 editions published between 1947 and 1948 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Customers' man by Boyden Sparkes( Book )

3 editions published between 1930 and 1931 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Queen of diamonds : the fabled legacy of Evalyn Walsh McLean : a commemorative edition of Father struck it rich by Evalyn Walsh McLean( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Those rich and great ones; or, Life à la Henri by Henri Charpentier( Book )

3 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vida de un trabajador americano by Walter P Chrysler( Book )

3 editions published in 1952 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life a la Henri by Henri Charpentier( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writ on rocke : has America's first murder mystery been solved? by Boyden Sparkes( Book )

2 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exposes the Dare stones, "found" in the Carolinas and Georgia and bearing implausible messages from Eleanor Dare, as a hoax
 
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Life à la Henri : being the memories of Henri Charpentier Life a la Henri
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Life à la Henri : being the memories of Henri CharpentierQueen of diamonds : the fabled legacy of Evalyn Walsh McLean : a commemorative edition of Father struck it richLife a la Henri
Alternative Names
スパークス, ボイデン

Languages
English (133)

Spanish (3)

Tamil (1)

Chinese (1)