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Fischer, Anton Otto 1882-1962

Overview
Works: 106 works in 178 publications in 1 language and 3,234 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Sea stories  Biography  Psychological fiction  Adventure stories  History  Western stories  Comic books, strips, etc  Adventure stories, American 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PZ7.H312, [FIC]
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Most widely held works by Anton Otto Fischer
The dark frigate; wherein is told the story of Philip Marsham who lived in the time of King Charles and was bred a sailor but came home to England after many hazards by sea and land and fought for the King at Newbury and lost a great inheritance and departed for Barbados in the same ship, by curious chance, in which he had long before adventured with the pirates by Charles Boardman Hawes( Book )

18 editions published between 1927 and 1962 in English and held by 1,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man dares not return to England after his ship is taken over by pirates and he becomes a member of their crew
The pearl lagoon by Charles Nordhoff( Book )

5 editions published between 1924 and 1950 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moby Dick : or, The white whale by Herman Melville( Book )

3 editions published between 1931 and 1949 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anton Otto Fischer : marine artist : his life and work by Katrina Sigsbee Fischer( Book )

4 editions published between 1977 and 1984 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moby Dick; or The white whale by Herman Melville( Book )

3 editions published between 1949 and 1953 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic of the sea, telling of the pursuit of Moby Dick, the white whale who defied capture
A son of the sun by Jack London( Book )

3 editions published in 1912 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1912 collection of eight short stories set in the South Pacific features the wealthy merchant adventurer Captain David Grief, a sun-bronzed hero as apt to solve his problems with brains as he is with brawn. He encounters natives, pirates, and colonists during his dangerous journeys
Overland Red : a romance of the Moonstone Cañon trail by Henry Herbert Knibbs( Book )

3 editions published between 1914 and 2006 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cappy Ricks : or, The subjugation of Matt Peasley by Peter B Kyne( Book )

3 editions published in 1916 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is an electronic edition of the complete book complemented by author biography. This book features a table of contents linked to every chapter. The book was designed for optimal navigation on the Kindle, PDA, Smartphone, and other electronic readers. It is formatted to display on all electronic devices including the Kindle, Smartphones and other Mobile Devices with a small display
The Flying U's last stand by B. M Bower( Book )

3 editions published in 1915 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a young lady from a land boom syndicate tries to enlist Andy Green's help in scheme to lure settlers to Montana, he isn't interested-until he learns that the land selected was part of the Flying U Ranch. Andy quickly sets was off to tell Chip Bennett and the rest of the Happy Family at the Flying U about the insidious plot that could sound the death knell for the Flying U
Wide courses by James B Connolly( Book )

3 editions published in 1912 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Quirt by B. M Bower( Book )

5 editions published between 1920 and 2006 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The less you have, the more careful you are of your possessions. Hunter and Johnson owned exactly a section and a half of land, and for a mile and a half Quirt Creek was fenced upon either side. They hired two men, cut what hay they could from a field which they irrigated, fed their cattle through the cold weather, watched them zealously through the summer, and managed to ship enough beef each fall to pay their grocery bill and their men's wages and have a balance sufficient to buy what clothes they needed, and perhaps pay a doctor if one of them fell ill. Which frequently happened, since Brit was becoming a prey to rheumatism that sometimes kept him in bed, and Frank occasionally indulged himself in a gallon or so of bad whisky and suffered afterwards from a badly deranged digestion
The crimson gardenia : and other tales of adventure by Rex Beach( Book )

3 editions published in 1916 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rim o' the world by B. M Bower( Book )

4 editions published between 1919 and 2009 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

B.M. Bower, was an American author who wrote novels, fictional short stories, and screenplays about the American Old West. This is one of her stories
Sonnie-Boy's people : illustrated by James B Connolly( Book )

2 editions published in 1913 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The drifting diamond by Lincoln Colcord( Book )

1 edition published in 1912 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lynch lawyers by William Patterson White( Book )

3 editions published in 1920 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Skipper John of the Nimbus by Raymond McFarland( Book )

1 edition published in 1918 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rogues of the north by Albert M Treynor( Book )

2 editions published in 1922 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mutineers : a tale of old days at sea and of adventures in the Far East as Benjamin Lathrop set it down some sixty years ago by Charles Boardman Hawes( Book )

2 editions published between 1945 and 1950 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1809, sixteen-year-old Ben Lathrop decides to "follow the sea" and embarks on his first voyage: from Salem, Massachusetts, to Canton, China, aboard the Island Princess, under Captain Joseph Whidden, a friend of his father
Focs'le days, a story of my youth by Anton Otto Fischer( Book )

2 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Anton Otto Fischer : marine artist : his life and work
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Anton Otto Fischer

Anton Otto Fischer American artist

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