Gorsline, Douglas W. 1913-1985
Most widely held works about Douglas W Gorsline
Most widely held works by Douglas W Gorsline
What people wore; a visual history of dress from ancient times to twentieth-century America by Douglas W Gorsline ( Book )
12 editions published between 1951 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,898 libraries worldwide
Historical survey of costume from ancient times to twentieth century with especial attention to cowboy and frontier costume. Illustrations sketched from tapestries, paintings, and other art sources.
Little men : life at Plumfield with Jo's boys by Louisa May Alcott ( Book )
16 editions published between 1913 and 2004 in English and held by 1,097 libraries worldwide
Follows the adventures of Jo March and her husband Professor Bhaer as they try to make their school for boys a happy, comfortable, and stimulating place.
Me and Willie and Pa; the story of Abraham Lincoln and his son Tad by F. N Monjo ( Book )
2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 924 libraries worldwide
President Lincoln's youngest son recounts his own and his family's experience during their four years in the White House.
The night before Christmas by Clement Clarke Moore ( Book )
10 editions published between 1975 and 2003 in English and Polish and held by 922 libraries worldwide
The well-known poem about an important Christmas visitor.
The French Broad by Wilma Dykeman ( Book )
8 editions published between 1955 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 914 libraries worldwide
The Connecticut by Walter R Hard ( Book )
3 editions published between 1947 and 1998 in English and held by 910 libraries worldwide
Viking adventure by Clyde Robert Bulla ( Book )
3 editions published between 1963 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 825 libraries worldwide
Sigurd learns lessons from his father so he'll be ready for the adventures to come. The time finally arrives when Sigurd sets out across the sea to Wineland. The voyage is filled with new sights, people, and hardships.
Cowboys by Marie Gorsline ( Book )
2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 802 libraries worldwide
Describes the life of the cowboys in the old West, how they ate, slept, dressed, tamed horses, drove cattle, lived on the trail, and spent their leisure time.
The Vicksburg veteran by F. N Monjo ( Book )
2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 778 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Fred Grant relates what he saw when he accompanied his father, General Grant, on the campaign to capture Vicksburg.
North American Indians by Marie Gorsline ( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 778 libraries worldwide
An illustrated introduction to North American Indian tribes and their customs.
The first book of the early settlers by Louise Dickinson Rich ( Book )
1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 735 libraries worldwide
In a book full of fascinating detail, the author takes the reader back to the early days of Jamestown, Plymouth, Fort Amsterdam, and Fort Christina on the Delaware.
Willie Jasper's golden eagle : being an eyewitness account of the great steamboat race between the Natchez and the Robert E. Lee by F. N Monjo ( Book )
3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 673 libraries worldwide
An account of the famous 1870 steamboat race down the Mississippi between the Natchez and the Robert E. Lee, as told by a boy on board the Natchez.
The Genesee by Henry W Clune ( Book )
3 editions published between 1963 and 1988 in English and held by 633 libraries worldwide
The land and the people and the history along the banks of the famous north-flowing river of New York, with many anecdotes from Indian days to the present.
The life of Saint Patrick by Quentin James Reynolds ( Book )
3 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 536 libraries worldwide
A biography of the British boy, captured by raiding Irish warriors at age sixteen, who performed miracles, ended the power of the Druid priests over the Irish people, and converted the Irish kings and their people to Christianity.
What people wore : 1, 800 illustrations from ancient times to the early twentieth century by Douglas W Gorsline ( Book )
3 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in English and held by 534 libraries worldwide
Showcases a fascinating panorama of styles, from the diaphanous gowns of Egyptian royalty to 1920s wardrobes of the American flapper.
Gettysburg : Tad Lincoln's story by F. N Monjo ( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 526 libraries worldwide
Recounts the events of the Battle of Gettysburg and the dedication of the cemetery there, as seen through the eyes of Tad Lincoln.
Mr. Lincoln's whiskers by Burke Davis ( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 479 libraries worldwide
At the suggestion of a young girl, Abraham Lincoln grows a beard.
Chief Joseph of the Nez Percés by Shannon Garst ( Book )
3 editions published between 1953 and 1968 in English and held by 475 libraries worldwide
Fighting the government's efforts to force the Nez Percé Indians onto a reservation, Chief Joseph led his people on a one-thousand-mile retreat from the military troops whom he could outwit but not overpower. Only forty miles from his goal--Canada--he was forced to surrender.
The pioneers by Marie Gorsline ( Book )
3 editions published between 1978 and 1982 in English and held by 473 libraries worldwide
Depicts the hardships of the pioneers as they made their way westward from Missouri across the prairie and over the mountains to the Pacific coast.
The compleat angler, or The contemplative man's recreation, being a discourse of fish and fishing for the perusal of anglers by Izaak Walton ( Book )
8 editions published between 1948 and 1996 in English and held by 338 libraries worldwide
American Civil War (1861-1865) Biography Boys Children's poetry, American Christian saints--Biography Christmas Church history Clothing and dress Costume Cowboys Early works Fiction Fishing Frontier and pioneer life Gettysburg, Battle of (Pennsylvania : 1863) History Indians of North America Ireland Joseph,--Nez Percé Chief,--1840-1904 Juvenile works Lincoln, Abraham,--1809-1865 Lincoln, Thomas,--1853-1871 Lincoln, William Wallace,--1850-1862 Manners and customs Mississippi River Mississippi--Vicksburg Neighbors New England Nez Percé Indians--Kings and rulers North Carolina Overland journeys to the Pacific Patrick,--Saint,--373?-463? Pennsylvania--Gettysburg Poetry River life Santa Claus Schools Siege of Vicksburg (Mississippi : 1863) Steamboats Tennessee United States United States--Connecticut River United States--Connecticut River Valley United States--French Broad River United States--French Broad River Valley United States--Genesee River United States--Genesee River Valley Vikings West (U.S.) Wright, Orville,--1871-1948
Douglas Warner Gorsline 1913-1985
Gorsline, Douglas, 1913-1985
Gorsline, Douglas Warner, 1913-