WorldCat Identities

Gorsline, Douglas W. 1913-1985

Overview
Works: 137 works in 297 publications in 3 languages and 26,771 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Poetry  Fiction  History  Picture books  Biography  Church history  Parodies, imitations, etc  Pictorial works  Board books 
Roles: Illustrator, Lithographer, Honoree
Classifications: PZ8.3.M782, 811.2
Publication Timeline
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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 )
26 editions published between 1951 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 3,272 WorldCat member 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
Citizen of New Salem by Paul Horgan ( Book )
5 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in English and held by 1,951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this historical work, the author presents a moving portrait of the young Abraham Lincoln awakening to early powers. It chronicles the years of self-discovery in the frontier village of New Salem
The haunted bookshop by Christopher Morley ( Book )
5 editions published between 1951 and 2004 in English and held by 1,667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Roger Mifflin, whom we met in the author's 'Parnassus on wheels,' here keeps a secondhand bookshop in Brooklyn, N.Y. He takes in the young daughter of a friend to learn the book trade, and immediately a mystery develops." Wis Lib Bul
Little men; life at Plumfield with Jo's boys by Louisa May Alcott ( Book )
19 editions published between 1899 and 2004 in English and held by 1,217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Louisa May Alcott's classic story about young boys growing up in nineteenth-century New England
The French Broad by Wilma Dykeman ( Book )
8 editions published between 1955 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Connecticut by Walter R Hard ( Book )
3 editions published between 1947 and 1998 in English and held by 895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 856 WorldCat member 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 : poem by Clement Clarke Moore ( Book )
9 editions published between 1975 and 1989 in English and French and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The well-known poem about an important Christmas visitor and selected nursery rhymes
Viking adventure by Clyde Robert Bulla ( Book )
4 editions published between 1963 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 801 WorldCat member 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 )
5 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 797 WorldCat member 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
North American Indians by Marie Gorsline ( Book )
4 editions published between 1977 and 1981 in Undetermined and English and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An illustrated introduction to North American Indian tribes and their customs
The Vicksburg veteran by F. N Monjo ( Book )
2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Fred Grant relates what he saw when he accompanied his father, General Grant, on the campaign to capture Vicksburg
The first book of the early settlers by Louise Dickinson Rich ( Book )
1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member 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
The Genesee by Henry W Clune ( Book )
4 editions published between 1963 and 1988 in English and held by 634 WorldCat member 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
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 )
2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member 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
Marie Antoinette by Bernardine Kielty ( Book )
1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The life story of Marie Antoinette, beautiful queen of France, is the story of the French revolution and its significance as a landmark in world history." McClurg, Book news
What people wore : 1,800 illustrations from ancient times to the early twentieth century by Douglas W Gorsline ( Book )
7 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Showcases a fascinating panorama of styles, from the diaphanous gowns of Egyptian royalty to 1920s wardrobes of the American flapper
The life of Saint Patrick by Quentin James Reynolds ( Book )
3 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member 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
Gettysburg : Tad Lincoln's story by F. N Monjo ( Book )
2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member 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
The pioneers by Marie Gorsline ( Book )
3 editions published between 1978 and 1982 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member 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
 
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Alternative Names
Douglas Warner Gorsline
Gorsline, D.
Gorsline, Douglas
Gorsline, Douglas, 1913-1985
Gorsline, Douglas W.
Gorsline, Douglas Warner, 1913-
Languages
English (128)
French (3)
Japanese (1)
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