WorldCat Identities

Kottmeyer, William 1910-1989

Overview
Works: 166 works in 649 publications in 4 languages and 4,923 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  Christian fiction  Juvenile works  Romance fiction  Biographical fiction  Comic books, strips, etc  Biography  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PR5318, 823.7
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William Kottmeyer
Basic goals in spelling by William Kottmeyer( Book )

112 editions published between 1960 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eight-volume elementary spelling series. Units in each volume are organized around a speech sound or syllable pattern, demonstrating ways in which these can appear in American English words
Teacher's guide for remedial reading by William Kottmeyer( Book )

4 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handbook for remedial reading by William Kottmeyer( Book )

6 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cases of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle( Book )

12 editions published between 1930 and 1988 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Sherlock Holmes mystery adventures, including "The Adventure of the Speckled Band," "The Red-Headed League," "The Adventure of the Six Napoleons," and "The Adventure of the Empty House."
Decoding and meaning: a modest proposal by William Kottmeyer( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Arthur and his knights by Thomas Malory( Book )

12 editions published between 1952 and 1988 in English and Chinese and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of the tales of King Arthur and his Knights
Ben-Hur by Lew Wallace( Book )

4 editions published between 1949 and 1988 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of Christ retold in simple vocabulary
The Robin Hood stories by William Kottmeyer( Book )

9 editions published between 1952 and 1990 in English and Spanish and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of stories telling of the adventures of Robin Hood
The Trojan War by William Kottmeyer( Book )

7 editions published between 1952 and 1990 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greek and Roman myths by Kay Ware( Book )

8 editions published between 1952 and 1988 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Easy-to-read version of stories from classical mythology
Our Constitution and what it means by United States( Book )

13 editions published between 1949 and 1992 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the Constitution of the United States and includes a simple explanation of its contents
Simon Bolivar by Nina Brown Baker( Book )

4 editions published between 1947 and 1973 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ivanhoe by Walter Scott( Book )

2 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the adventures of the Saxon knight Ivanhoe in 1194, the year of Richard the Lion-Hearted's return from the Third Crusade
Juárez, hero of Mexico; adapted by William Kottmeyer by Nina Brown Baker( Book )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gold bug and other stories by Edgar Allan Poe( Book )

4 editions published between 1947 and 1990 in English and French and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains: Memoir; Life of Poe, by James Russell Lowell; Death of Poe, by N.P. Willis; The Unparalleled Adventure of One Hans Pfaall; The Gold Bug; The Purloined Letter; A Descent Into the Maelstrom
The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas( Book )

3 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Men of iron by Howard Pyle( Book )

4 editions published between 1949 and 1990 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy's story of the time of Henry IV of England, who with the men of his court are the "men of iron."
The flamingo feather by Kirk Munroe( Book )

3 editions published between 1949 and 1972 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Spello by William Kottmeyer( Book )

9 editions published between 1968 and 2002 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob, son of Battle by Alfred Ollivant( Book )

6 editions published between 1962 and 1990 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story retold in simple vocabulary about two sheep farmers and their sheep dogs who engage in a years-long battle to prove their superiority in handling sheep - a battle which ends in death
 
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Cases of Sherlock Holmes
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King Arthur and his knightsBen-HurThe Robin Hood storiesThe Trojan WarGreek and Roman mythsThe gold bug and other storiesMen of ironDr. SpelloBob, son of Battle
Alternative Names
Kottmeyer, William A.

Languages
English (212)

Spanish (1)

Chinese (1)

French (1)