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

Overview
Works: 585 works in 1,666 publications in 6 languages and 65,821 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Action and adventure fiction  Historical fiction  Adventure stories  Bildungsromans  Sea stories  Sea fiction  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Illustrator, Editor, Author, Artist, Former owner, Other, Binding designer
Classifications: PR5486, FIC
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Most widely held works about N. C Wyeth
 
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Most widely held works by N. C Wyeth
The yearling by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings( Book )

59 editions published between 1938 and 2016 in English and Chinese and held by 3,673 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 3,455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

73 editions published between 1911 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 3,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join the search for Treasure Island and the last resting place of Captain Flint?s treasure in this atmospheric coming-of-age tale. This version of the famous story of Jim Hawkins and Long John Silver is decorated with elaborate illustrations by famed artist N.C. Wyeth. Stevenson?s 19th-century tale greatly influenced popular perceptions of pirates?treasure maps marked with an X, peg-legs and parrots perched on shoulders can all trace their genesis to this classic novel. Many real-life pirates, including William Kidd, Blackbeard and Edward England, are mentioned in this novel
Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe( Book )

42 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 2,591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1659, after becoming the sole survivor of a shipwreck, Englishman Robinson Crusoe lives on a deserted island for more than twenty-eight years
Kidnapped : the adventures of David Balfour by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

50 editions published between 1897 and 2004 in English and held by 2,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"How he was kidnapped and cast away; his sufferings in a desert isle; his journey in the wild Highlands; his acquaintance with Alan Breck Stewart and other notorious Highland Jacobites; with all that he suffered at the hands of his uncle, Ebenezer Balfour of Shaws, falsely so called"--Subtitle
An American vision : three generations of Wyeth art : N.C. Wyeth, Andrew Wyeth, James Wyeth by N. C Wyeth( Book )

10 editions published in 1987 in English and German and held by 1,991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Published in association with the Brandywine River Museum to accompany an international exhibition organized by it
The boy's King Arthur : Sir Thomas Malory's history of King Arthur and his knights of the Round table by Thomas Malory( Book )

58 editions published between 1880 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the chivalrous and romantic deeds of King Arthur, Launcelot, Gareth, Tristram, Galahad, and other knights of the Round Table
N.C. Wyeth : a biography by David Michaelis( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 1,448 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
Robin Hood by Paul Creswick( Book )

23 editions published between 1917 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the life and adventures of Robin Hood, who, with his band of followers, lived in Sherwood Forest as an outlaw dedicated to fighting tyranny
The Deerslayer : or, The first war-path by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

22 editions published between 1925 and 1990 in English and held by 1,425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Natty Bumppo, a young white hunter brought up in the Delaware Indian tribe, has to defend settlers before returning to the Iroquois who have allowed him parole
The last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

47 editions published between 1919 and 2009 in English and held by 1,407 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 Bounty trilogy: comprising the three volumes, "Mutiny on the Bounty," "Men against the sea," & "Pitcairn's island " by Charles Nordhoff( Book )

23 editions published between 1932 and 1962 in English and held by 1,399 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.'
N.C. Wyeth's pilgrims by Robert D San Souci( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 1,349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the coming of the Pilgrims to America, with illustrations by N.C. Wyeth
The black arrow : a tale of the two roses by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

32 editions published between 1903 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Englishman, seeking to avenge the death of his father, becomes involved in the band of the Black Arrow and the events of the War of the Roses
The Scottish chiefs by Jane Porter( Book )

27 editions published between 1921 and 2013 in English and held by 1,152 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
Rip Van Winkle by Washington Irving( Book )

22 editions published between 1911 and 2016 in English and held by 1,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Irving's tale about a man who fell asleep for twenty years and awoke to a much-changed world
Drums by James Boyd( Book )

25 editions published between 1925 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Revolutionary War in the Southern Colonies. John Paul Jones, Dan Morgan and General Tarleton appear
Botany Bay by Charles Nordhoff( Book )

2 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 1,082 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 )

29 editions published between 1918 and 1997 in English and held by 1,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five men and a dog are carried out to sea in a balloon and drop from the clouds on the mysterious island. Captain Nemo is the mysterious benefactor who helps the stranded men survive
The adventures of Robin Hood : an English legend by Paul Creswick( Book )

7 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 979 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
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Treasure IslandRobinson CrusoeKidnapped : the adventures of David BalfourAn American vision : three generations of Wyeth art : N.C. Wyeth, Andrew Wyeth, James WyethThe boy's King Arthur : Sir Thomas Malory's history of King Arthur and his knights of the Round tableN.C. Wyeth : a biographyRobin HoodThe Deerslayer : or, The first war-path
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. 와이스 1882-1945

N・C・ワイエス

Newell Convers Wyeth

Newell Convers Wyeth amerykański ilustrator i malarz

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

Конверс Уайет Н. 1882-1945

Ньюелл Конверс Ваєт

Уайет, Ньюэлл Конверс

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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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