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D. Appleton and Company

Works: 2,064 works in 3,503 publications in 1 language and 51,532 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Romance fiction  Domestic fiction  History  Novels  Biographies  Utopian fiction  Biography  Historical fiction  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Publisher, Printer, Photographer, Copyright holder, isb, Illustrator, Recipient, Book producer, Editor, Correspondent
Classifications: PS3545.H16, 813.52
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The children by Edith Wharton( Book )

2 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 1,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early twentieth-century American author Edith Wharton's 1928 novel about a group of seven step-siblings who strike up a relationship with a solitary bachelor on a yacht while hoping that their parents' reconciliation lasts
The glimpses of the moon by Edith Wharton( Book )

6 editions published between 1922 and 1990 in English and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick Lansing and Susy Branch form an alliance of convenience. They have the right connections but always short of money. They decide to spend a year or so sponging off their wealthy friends, honeymooning in their mansions and villas. And the marriage can always be dissolved if one of them meets someone who can advance them socially
The gods arrive by Edith Wharton( Book )

1 edition published in 1932 in English and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The intense tale begun in "Hudson River Bracketed" continues as the two lovers escape from the confines of New York to the bohemian circles of Paris and London
Queen Victoria's daughters by E. F Benson( Book )

1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The age of innocence by Edith Wharton( Book )

4 editions published between 1920 and 2015 in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romance about three wealthy New Yorkers caught in tragic love triangle. Ironically-titled story chronicles grandeur and hypocrisy of high society in the 1870's
The different forms of flowers on plants of the same species by Charles Darwin( Book )

5 editions published between 1896 and 1900 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The seller's notes (date-stamped January 14, 1964) indicate that the 13-line manuscript for Darwin's Different Forms of Flowers on Plants of the Same Species (1877) contains cross-outs and additions in Darwin's hand. In the corresponding printed text, Darwin's corrections are highlighted in red by the seller on page 44. Naturalist Charles Darwin's speculations about evolution and natural selection in his Origin of the Species (1859) and The Descent of Man (1871) were published and widely discussed during his lifetime
Summer by Edith Wharton( Book )

3 editions published in 1917 in English and Undetermined and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charts the sexual awakening of young Charity Royall from her carefree life in June through her affair in July and August, ending in autumn with her de facto abandonment and marriage of convenience to the man who raised her
American Negro slavery : a survey of the supply, employment and control of Negro labor as determined by the plantation regime by Ulrich Bonnell Phillips( Book )

1 edition published in 1918 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chapter 1-The Early Exploitation of Guinea--Chapter 2-The Maritime Slave Trade--Chapter 3-The Sugar Islands--Chapter 4-The Tobacco Colonies--Chapter 5-The Rice Coast--Chapter 6-The Northern Colonies--Chapter 7- Revolution and Reaction--Chapter 8-The Closing of the African Slave Trade--Chapter 9-The Introduction of Cotton and Sugar--Chapter 10-The Westward Movement--Chapter 11-The Domestic Slave Trade--Chapter 12-The Cotton Regime--Chapter 13-Types of Large Plantation--Chapter 14-Plantation Management--Chapter 15-Plantation Labor--Chapter 16-Plantation Life--Chapter 17-Plantation Tendencies--Chapter 18-Economic Views of Slavery: A Survey of the Literature--Chapter 19- Business Aspects of Slavery--Chapter 20-Town Slaves--Chapter 21-Free Negros--Chapter 22-Slave Crime--Chapter 23-The Force of the Law--Index
The captain's toll-gate by Frank R Stockton( )

3 editions published in 1903 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Galusha the Magnificent : a novel by Joseph Crosby Lincoln( )

4 editions published in 1921 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Equality by Edward Bellamy( Book )

1 edition published in 1897 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[This] sequel to Looking Backward: 2000-1887 ... was first published in 1897. The book contains a minimal amount of plot; Bellamy primarily used Equality to expand on the theories he first explored in Looking Backward.
The reef by Edith Wharton( Book )

4 editions published between 1912 and 1919 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American lady in France discovers that the man she is about to marry has had an affair with her daughter's governess
The Marne by Edith Wharton( Book )

2 editions published in 1918 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A privileged young American, Troy Belknap spent summers in France as a child and developed a love for the country and its people. His family was on their annual summer visit when WWI broke out. Distressed by the exodus of Americans fleeing the country, he wanted to aid the French against the German incursion, but he was too young to join the Foreign Legion. He went home to America but returned three years later and obtained a position as a Red Cross ambulance driver. He served during the Second Battle of the Marne in July, 1918. It was considered the beginning of the end of the war.  In many ways, the journey of Troy Belknap parallels the life of Wharton's friend, artist Ronald Simmons, to whom the work is dedicated and who died near the end of WWI. Simmons helped to organize the Comité des Étudiants Américans de L'École des Beaux-Arts which aided French students who had gone to the front, sending them clothes and gas masks. He and Wharton worked together from 1916-1917 to support convalescent homes for women and children at Groslay and Arromanches. The Marne is dedicated to the memory of Ronald Simmons, "who died for France August 12, 1918" three months before the end of the war
Appleton's dictionary of machines, mechanics, engine-work, and engineering by D Appleton( Book )

24 editions published between 1852 and 2012 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the boyhood of Lincoln : a tale of the Tunker schoolmaster and the times of Black Hawk by Hezekiah Butterworth( )

7 editions published between 1892 and 1907 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictional telling of Abraham Lincoln's boyhood
Personal narrative of explorations and incidents in Texas, New Mexico, California, Sonora, and Chihuahua, connected with the United States and Mexican Boundary Commission during the years 1850, '51, '52, and '53 by John Russell Bartlett( Book )

3 editions published in 1854 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Copies 1 & 2 of volumes 1 & 2 located in Southwest. A third copy of both volume 1 and 2 is located in circulation
Recreations of a psychologist by G. Stanley Hall( )

8 editions published between 1920 and 2007 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"No one can possibly realize better than the author of these vacation skits how crude and amateurish they are if judged from the standpoint of literature. If they have any merit, or their publication any excuse, it will be as illustrations of psychological principles. This book presents a series of stories and short essays written by Hall, some autobiographical, some fictional. They all, however, contain psychological relevance"--Preface. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2012 APA, all rights reserved)
The elementary spelling book : being an improvement on the American spelling book by Noah Webster( Book )

12 editions published between 1857 and 1880 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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