WorldCat Identities

Gorsline, Douglas W. 1913-1985

Overview
Works: 142 works in 328 publications in 7 languages and 26,272 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Poetry  Fiction  History  Biography  Picture books  Church history  Pictorial works  Christmas stories  Manuscripts 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Lithographer, Honoree
Classifications: PS2429.M5, 811.2
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What people wore : a visual history of dress from ancient times to twentieth-century America by Douglas W Gorsline( Book )

48 editions published between 1951 and 2008 in English and Japanese and held by 3,927 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 )

7 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,898 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 1,639 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
Little men : life at Plumfield with Jo's boys by Louisa May Alcott( Book )

17 editions published between 1899 and 2004 in English and held by 1,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells of the jolly times with Jo's boys at Plumfield. Sequel to: "Little women." Followed by: "Jo's boys."
The French Broad by Wilma Dykeman( Book )

8 editions published between 1955 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Connecticut by Walter R Hard( Book )

5 editions published between 1947 and 1998 in English and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The night before Christmas : poem by Clement Clarke Moore( Book )

19 editions published between 1975 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The well-known poem about an important Christmas visitor
Me and Willie and Pa : the story of Abraham Lincoln and his son Tad by F. N Monjo( Book )

3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 823 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
North American Indians by Marie Gorsline( Book )

3 editions published between 1977 and 1981 in Undetermined and English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated introduction to North American Indian tribes and their customs
Viking adventure by Clyde Robert Bulla( Book )

4 editions published between 1963 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 777 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 768 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
The Vicksburg veteran by F. N Monjo( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 702 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 )

2 editions published between 1959 and 1971 in Undetermined and English and held by 672 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 616 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 596 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 576 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
The life of Saint Patrick by Quentin James Reynolds( Book )

3 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 502 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 )

3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 497 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
Chief Joseph of the Nez Percés by Shannon Garst( Book )

3 editions published between 1953 and 1968 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member 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 444 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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The night before Christmas : poem
Alternative Names
Douglas Gorsline American artist

Douglas Warner Gorsline

Gorsline, D.

Gorsline, Douglas

Gorsline, Douglas 1913-1985

Gorsline, Douglas W.

Gorsline, Douglas Warner 1913-

Gorsline, Douglas Warner 1913-1985

Gorsline, Douglas Warren 1913-1985

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The haunted bookshopLittle men : life at Plumfield with Jo's boysThe ConnecticutThe night before Christmas : poemNorth American IndiansCowboysThe Genesee