WorldCat Identities

Wellman, Manly Wade 1903-1986

Overview
Works: 180 works in 357 publications in 2 languages and 12,928 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Music  Biography  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Author, Composer, Creator
Classifications: PZ4.W461, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Manly Wade Wellman
Rebel boast: first at Bethel--last at Appomattox by Manly Wade Wellman( Book )

7 editions published between 1956 and 2000 in English and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Giant in gray; a biography of Wade Hampton of South Carolina by Manly Wade Wellman( Book )

13 editions published between 1945 and 2015 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of Wade Hampton, Conferderate General, governor of South Carolina, and United States senator
After dark by Manly Wade Wellman( Book )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1984 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The old gods waken by Manly Wade Wellman( Book )

2 editions published between 1979 and 1984 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the wilds of Southern Appalachia lies Wolter Mountain--a sarced place for the Indians and for their predecessors. But the land atop the mountain, taken over by two Englishmen, Brummitt and Hooper Voth, is undergoing frightening changes
They took their stand; the founders of the Confederacy by Manly Wade Wellman( Book )

6 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lost and the lurking by Manly Wade Wellman( Book )

2 editions published between 1981 and 1984 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John, the guitar-picking wanderer, has been assigned, by a high government agency, the task of looking into a remote community to see if devil worship is practiced there -- and he finds that the rumor is terribly true
The hanging stones by Manly Wade Wellman( Book )

3 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silver John, the wandering minstrel with unusual abilities, comes across a replica of Stonehenge in the southern mountains of the U.S. and across forces older than history that don't approve of the uses to which the replica is being put
The kingdom of Madison; a southern mountain fastness and its people by Manly Wade Wellman( Book )

6 editions published between 1973 and 2001 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What dreams may come by Manly Wade Wellman( Book )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in Italian and English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cahena : a dream of the past by Manly Wade Wellman( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The voice of the mountain by Manly Wade Wellman( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The school of darkness by Manly Wade Wellman( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This novel shows its age in the characters and plot, particularly in the relationship between John and Sharon. However, it is an superior example of pulp fantasy and a fairly enjoyable story. Recommended for all Wellman fans and anyone who enjoys old fashioned supernatural thrillers
Fastest on the river; the great race between the "Natchez" and the "Robert E. Lee." by Manly Wade Wellman( Book )

5 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Valley so low : southern mountain stories by Manly Wade Wellman( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dead and gone : classic crimes of North Carolina by Manly Wade Wellman( Book )

5 editions published between 1954 and 1980 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories of 10 murders which occurred in North Carolina between 1808 and 1914
Who fears the devil? by Manly Wade Wellman( Book )

13 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There's a traveling man the Carolina mountain folk call Silver John for the silver strings strung on his guitar. In his wanderings John encounters a parade of benighted forest creatures, mountain spirits, and shapeless horrors from the void of history with only his enduring spirit, playful wit, and the magic of his guitar to preserve him. Manly Wade Wellman's Silver John is one of the most beloved figures in fantasy, a true American folk hero of the literary age. For the first time the Planet Stories edition of Who Fears the Devil? collects all of John's adventures published throughout Wellman's life, including two stories about John before he got his silver-stringed guitar that have never previously appeared in a Silver John collection. Lost, out of print, or buried in expensive hardcover editions, the seminal, unforgettable tales of Who Fears the Devil? stand ready for a new generation ready to continue the folk tradition of Silver John!
The county of Warren, North Carolina, 1586-1917 by Manly Wade Wellman( Book )

6 editions published between 1959 and 2002 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brave horse; the story of Janus by Manly Wade Wellman( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictionalized account of a famous eighteenth-century thoroughbred racer, who, though lame when brought to Virginia from England, thrived under intensive care, won one more race and became foundation sire of the American Quarter Horse
The rebel songster : songs the Confederates sang( )

2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jamestown adventure by Manly Wade Wellman( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of young James Rickard, fictional cousin of Captain John Smith, and the difficulties faced by the settlers, at the time of Virginia's beginnings in 1608-1609
 
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Dead and gone : classic crimes of North Carolina
Alternative Names
Crow, Levi 1903-1986

Field, Gans T. 1903-1986

Manly Wade Wellman Amerikaans romanschrijver (1903-1986)

Manly Wade Wellman écrivain américain

Manly Wade Wellman escritor estadounidense

Manly Wade Wellman scrittore statunitense

Manly Wade Wellman US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller

Wellman, M. W. 1903-1986

Wellman, M. W. (Manly Wade), 1903-1986

Wellman, Manly W.

Wells, Hampton 1903-1986

Мэнли Уэйд Веллман

ウェルマン, マンリー・W

ウェルマン, マンリー・ウェイド

マンリー・ウェイド・ウェルマン

Languages
English (105)

Italian (2)

Covers
The kingdom of Madison; a southern mountain fastness and its peopleDead and gone : classic crimes of North CarolinaWho fears the devil?The county of Warren, North Carolina, 1586-1917