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Paine, Ralph Delahaye 1871-1925

Overview
Works: 140 works in 565 publications in 2 languages and 8,522 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Personal narratives  Fiction  Naval history  Biography  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Composer
Classifications: E173, 387.5
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Most widely held works about Ralph Delahaye Paine
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Most widely held works by Ralph Delahaye Paine
The old merchant marine : a chronicle of American ships and sailors by Ralph Delahaye Paine( Book )

80 editions published between 1918 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the beginnings of the merchant marine from colonial days up to the Civil War, including the personalities of the men who ran the ships and honorable mentions of the ships themselves
The fight for a free sea : a chronicle of the war of 1812 by Ralph Delahaye Paine( Book )

52 editions published between 1821 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 17
Youth's companion by Massachusetts. - Youth's Companion P.P. - Boston( Book )

1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from the pages of the magazine first published in 1827
The ships and sailors of old Salem; the record of a brilliant era of American achievement by Ralph Delahaye Paine( Book )

36 editions published between 1909 and 2015 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joshua Barney, a forgotten hero of blue water by Ralph Delahaye Paine( Book )

9 editions published between 1924 and 2010 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of buried treasure : being a true history of the gold, jewels, and plate of pirates, galleons, etc., which are sought for to this day by Ralph Delahaye Paine( Book )

23 editions published between 1911 and 2016 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paine conducted a survey of all known or purported stories of buried treasure and published them in The Book of Buried Treasure. He found a common trait in all the stories: there was always a lone survivor of a piratical crew who somehow preserved a chart showing where the treasure was buried, but unable to return himself, he transfers the map or information to a friend or shipmate, usually on his deathbed. This person would then go search in vain for the treasure, but not before transferring the legend down to another hapless seeker
The fight for a free sea; a chronicle of the War of 1812 by Ralph Delahaye Paine( Book )

5 editions published between 1921 and 2006 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fighting fleets; five months of active service with the American destroyers and their allies in the war zone by Ralph Delahaye Paine( Book )

17 editions published between 1918 and 2000 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The First Yale unit; a story of naval aviation, 1916-1919 by Ralph Delahaye Paine( Book )

3 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lost ships and lonely seas by Ralph Delahaye Paine( Book )

11 editions published between 1921 and 2012 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The greater America by Ralph Delahaye Paine( Book )

8 editions published between 1907 and 2010 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of Li Hung Chang by William Francis Mannix( Book )

5 editions published in 1923 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Li Hung Chang, known today as Li Hongzhang, was a Chinese politician, general and diplomat. Although the memoirs span his entire life, his thoughts on opium are discussed in the later chapters and the appendix includes his political writings on the opium trade. This is a fascinating look at the subject from an influential Chinese decision-maker
The Corsair in the war zone by Ralph Delahaye Paine( Book )

6 editions published between 1920 and 2012 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Martin Coe by Ralph Delahaye Paine( Book )

8 editions published between 1906 and 1907 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The call of the offshore wind by Ralph Delahaye Paine( Book )

11 editions published between 1918 and 1920 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The praying skipper and other stories by Ralph Delahaye Paine( Book )

12 editions published between 1906 and 2012 in English and French and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ships across the sea : stories of the American navy in the Great War by Ralph Delahaye Paine( Book )

6 editions published between 1920 and 2016 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

J. Archibald McKackney : (collector of whiskers) being certain episodes taken from the diary and notes of that estimable gentleman-student and now for the first time set forth by Ralph Delahaye Paine( Book )

5 editions published between 1907 and 2012 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Captain O'Shea by Ralph Delahaye Paine( Book )

10 editions published in 1913 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blackbeard, buccaneer by Ralph Delahaye Paine( Book )

9 editions published between 1922 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Cockrell and his uncle's voyage to England is soon interrupted when the pirate Edward Teach, better known as Blackbeard, captures their ship
 
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The fight for a free sea : a chronicle of the war of 1812
Alternative Names
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Languages
English (323)

French (4)

Covers
The fight for a free sea : a chronicle of the war of 1812The ships and sailors of old Salem; the record of a brilliant era of American achievementJoshua Barney, a forgotten hero of blue waterThe fight for a free sea; a chronicle of the War of 1812Lost ships and lonely seas