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Wyeth, N. C. (Newell Convers) 1882-1945

Overview
Works: 510 works in 1,447 publications in 5 languages and 65,534 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Historical fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Adventure stories  Domestic fiction  Sea stories  Exhibition catalogs  Bibliography 
Roles: Illustrator, Editor, Author, Artist, Former owner, Binding designer
Classifications: PS1408, FIC
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Most widely held works about N. C Wyeth
 
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The yearling by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings( Book )

49 editions published between 1938 and 2013 in English and held by 3,700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy living in the Florida backwoods is forced to decide the fate of a fawn he has lovingly raised as a pet
The Ladies' home journal( )

in English and held by 3,520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

65 editions published between 1911 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 3,018 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When he attends to a dying patron of his family's boarding house, young Jim Hawkins has no idea that the man was once a pirate, or that the man's possessions include a map that will lead whoever has it to the island where the notorious buccaneer, Captain Flint, buried his treasure. Jim and his guardians hire a boat to sail to the island, unaware that crew they have hired includes many members of Flint's pirate band, among them former quartermaster Long John Silver, who hopes to claim the treasure for his own
Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe( Book )

42 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 2,585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The diary of an Englishman shipwrecked for almost thirty years on a small isolated island where, using wit and industry, he manages to build life anew
Kidnapped : the adventures of David Balfour by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

51 editions published between 1895 and 2004 in English and held by 2,546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sixteen-year-old orphan is kidnapped by his villainous uncle, but later escapes and becomes involved in the struggle of the Scottish highlanders against English rule
The last of the Mohicans : a narrative of 1757 by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

53 editions published between 1919 and 2013 in English and held by 2,534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While guiding a small party of English settlers to the protection of a fort during the French and Indian War, Hawkeye, a frontier scout, and his two Indian friends, the remaining braves of the Mohican tribe, struggle against the evils of Uncas who desires a white maiden for his wife
The boy's King Arthur : Sir Thomas Malory's history of King Arthur and his knights of the Round table by Thomas Malory( Book )

60 editions published between 1880 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 2,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the chivalrous and romantic deeds of King Arthur, Launcelot, Gareth, Tristram, Galahad, and other knights of the Round Table
An American vision : three generations of Wyeth art : N.C. Wyeth, Andrew Wyeth, James Wyeth by N. C Wyeth( Book )

8 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 2,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Published in association with the Brandywine River Museum to accompany an international exhibition organized by it
N.C. Wyeth's pilgrims by Robert D San Souci( Book )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 1,592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the coming of the Pilgrims to America, with illustrations by N.C. Wyeth
N.C. Wyeth : a biography by David Michaelis( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 1,468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An American painting dynasty is portrayed in this biography of N.C. Wyeth."--BOOK JACKET. "His name summons up our earliest images of the beloved books we read as children. His illustrations for Scribner's Illustrated Classics (Treasure Island, Kidnapped, The Last of the Mohicans, The Yearling) are etched into the collective memory of generations of readers. He was hailed as the greatest American illustrator of his day. For forty-three years, starting in 1902, he painted landscapes, still lifes, portraits, and murals as well as illustrations for a long shelf of world literature. Yet he proclaimed "the uselessness of clinging to illustration and hoping to make it a great art." He judged himself a failure, believing that illustration was of no importance."--BOOK JACKET. "David Michaelis's biography of N.C. Wyeth tells the story of his family through four generations. It is a family saga that begins and ends with the accidental deaths of small boys, a gothic tale that shows how N.C., while learning to live a safe and familiar domestic life, endangered himself and his children by concealing part of the family legacy - depression, suicide, incest."--BOOK JACKET. "He found in fatherhood the foremost expression of his character - trying to create in the Wyeth homestead his dream of childhood at its most enchanting. He held his children enthralled through their adult lives. He persuaded his inventor son, Nat, to live at home, shepherded his daughter Ann's career as a composer, and taught his three other children - Henriette, Carolyn, and Andrew (N.C. was Andrew's only teacher) - to paint."--Jacket
The Deerslayer : or, The first war-path by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

17 editions published between 1925 and 1990 in English and held by 1,467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rousing tale of warfare between the Iroquois Indians and the white settlers about Lake Otsego before 1745
The Bounty trilogy : comprising the three volumes, Mutiny on the Bounty, Men against the sea & Pitcairn's island by Charles Nordhoff( Book )

25 editions published between 1932 and 1962 in English and held by 1,450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 'Bounty's' voyage from England after breadfruit, the mutiny, and the punishment of the captured seaman are the subject of 'Mutiny on the Bounty.' 'Men against the sea' is the story of Captain Bligh and the sailors set adrift by the mutineers. This final volume is the history of those mutineers who, with eighteen Polynesian men and women, reached Pitcairn's Island and there destroyed the 'Bounty.'
Robin Hood by Paul Creswick( Book )

18 editions published between 1917 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the life and adventures of Robin Hood, who, with his band of followers, lived as an outlaw in Sherwood Forest dedicated to fight against tyranny
The black arrow : a tale of the two roses by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

29 editions published between 1884 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In fifteenth-century England, when his father's murderer is revealed to be his guardian, seventeen-year-old Richard Shelton joins the fellowship of the Black Arrow in avenging the death, rescuing the woman he loves, and participating in the struggle between the Yorks and Lancasters in the War of the Roses
The Scottish chiefs by Jane Porter( Book )

24 editions published between 1921 and 2013 in English and held by 1,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Wallace encounters secret passageways, disguises, and a quintet of horrible villains as he fights for Scotland at the turn of the fourteenth century
Drums by James Boyd( Book )

24 editions published between 1925 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Revolutionary War in the Southern Colonies. John Paul Jones, Dan Morgan and General Tarleton appear
Rip Van Winkle by Washington Irving( Book )

18 editions published between 1921 and 2013 in English and held by 1,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Irving's tale about a man who fell asleep for twenty years and awoke to a much-changed world
Botany Bay by Charles Nordhoff( Book )

2 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 1,118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Hugh Tallant, highwayman and the infamous penal colony established in Australia in 1788
The mysterious island by Jules Verne( Book )

26 editions published between 1918 and 1997 in English and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five castaways land on a Pacific island where they make some amazing discoveries and eventually witness the death of the legendary Captain Nemo and the sinking of the Nautilus
The adventures of Robin Hood : an English legend by Paul Creswick( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the life and adventures of Robin Hood, who, with his band of followers, lived as an outlaw in Sherwood Forest dedicated to fight against tyranny
 
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An American vision : three generations of Wyeth art : N.C. Wyeth, Andrew Wyeth, James Wyeth
Alternative Names
N. C. Wyeth

N.C. Wyeth Amerikaans illustrator (1882-1945)

N.C. Wyeth amerikansk maler og illustrator

N. C. Wyeth US-amerikanischer Maler und Illustrator

N・C・ワイエス

Newell Convers Wyeth

Newell Convers Wyeth illustrateur

Wyeth, N. C.

Wyeth N. C. 1882-1945

Wyeth, N. C. (Newell Convers), 1882-1945

Wyeth, Newell Convers.‏

Wyeth, Newell Convers 1882-1945

Ньюелл Конверс Ваєт

Уайет, Ньюэлл Конверс

Նյուել Կոնվերս

نويل كونفرز وايث

와이스, N. C. 1882-1945

와이어스, N. C. 1882-1945

와이즈, N. C. 1882-1945

ワイス, N. C

紐威·康瓦斯·魏斯

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Treasure IslandRobinson CrusoeKidnapped : the adventures of David BalfourThe last of the Mohicans : a narrative of 1757The boy's King Arthur : Sir Thomas Malory's history of King Arthur and his knights of the Round tableAn American vision : three generations of Wyeth art : N.C. Wyeth, Andrew Wyeth, James WyethN.C. Wyeth's pilgrimsN.C. Wyeth : a biography