WorldCat Identities

Lawn, John

Overview
Works: 48 works in 101 publications in 3 languages and 5,275 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  History  Horror fiction  Short stories  Ghost stories 
Roles: Creator, Illustrator, Author
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Most widely held works by John Lawn
The drawing book by Wendon Blake( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wilbur and Orville Wright : the flight to adventure by Louis Sabin( Book )

4 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in English and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the childhood of the Wright Brothers and the inventiveness they displayed from their earliest days
Abe Lincoln, the young years by Keith Brandt( Book )

2 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on events from Abraham Lincoln's youth in Kentucky and Indiana which proved infleuntial in his later life
Daniel Boone, frontier adventures by Keith Brandt( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the boyhood years of the celebrated frontiersman who, as a Quaker in Pennsylvania, learned the skills which would make him the leader in opening up the Wilderness Road to Kentucky
Young Ben Franklin by Laurence Santrey( Book )

3 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on events from Benjamin Franklin's youth in Boston which proved influential in his later life
Lou Gehrig, Pride of the Yankees by Keith Brandt( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life of the great baseball player, from his childhood as the only son of German immigrants to his triumph as star of the New York Yankees
Portrait drawing by Wendon Blake( Book )

4 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The books contains How to draw male and female portraits, Techniques and Tools, Form and Proportion, Light and Shadow, 10 step-by-step demonstrations and over 175 illustrations
Fire fighter by Michael Pellowski( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the many activities fire fighters perform in their jobs and the various ways in which they put out fires
Flatboats on the Ohio : westward bound by Catherine E Chambers( Book )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1998 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1836, the Sawyers leave Massachusetts to travel to the Ohio River valley for the beginning of a new life
Indiana days : life in a frontier town by Catherine E Chambers( Book )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1999 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1840's twelve-year-old Kristi travels from her family's sod house on the Iowa prairie to an Indiana town to stay with relatives and get an education
Texas roundup : life on the range by Catherine E Chambers( Book )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1999 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In nineteenth-century Texas, a young boy learns a great deal about life on the range when he is at last allowed to accompany the ranch hands on the spring roundup
Lewis and Clark by Francene Sabin( Book )

4 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the contribution made by the two men who in 1804-05 led an exploring expedition across the Oregon Territory to the Pacific Ocean
Robert E. Lee by Keith Brandt( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief biography of the engineer, Confederate general, and college president, remembered as an excellent military leader and a great American
Young Queen Elizabeth by Francene Sabin( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the childhood of the queen who, during her forty-five-year reign, changed England from a minor country into a world power
The monkey's paw by W. W Jacobs( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mummified monkey's paw carrying a spell grants three wishes to each of its owners and fulfills them in unexpected and terrible ways. Includes an analysis of the story and a biography of the author
Edgar Allan Poe's The masque of the red death by David Cutts( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates Prince Prospero's desperate attempts to evade the "Red Death."
Porträtzeichnen mit Bleistift, Kreide und Kohle by Wendon Blake( Book )

24 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in German and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lydia Longley : the first American nun by Helen McCarthy Sawyer( Book )

1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captured by Indians, ransomed by the French, joined a Quebec Congregation de Notre Dame as Sister Saint Madeleine
When saints were young by Blanche Jennings Thompson( Book )

2 editions published between 1960 and 1965 in Spanish and English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great stories about animals by Eleanor M Edwards( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of some of the most enduring animal tales
 
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Daniel Boone, frontier adventures
Alternative Names
롱, 죤

Languages
English (38)

German (24)

Spanish (1)

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Abe Lincoln, the young yearsDaniel Boone, frontier adventuresYoung Ben FranklinLou Gehrig, Pride of the YankeesPortrait drawingFlatboats on the Ohio : westward boundIndiana days : life in a frontier townTexas roundup : life on the range