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Castlemon, Harry 1842-1915

Overview
Works: 95 works in 601 publications in 1 language and 5,956 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Adventure stories, American  Western stories  Adventure stories 
Roles: Author, Composer
Classifications: PZ7.F786, 818.5209
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Most widely held works about Harry Castlemon
 
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Frank on the lower Mississippi by Harry Castlemon( Book )
34 editions published between 1867 and 2010 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frank on the Prairie by Harry Castlemon( Book )
26 editions published between 1800 and 2013 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After serving in the American Civil War, Charles Austin Fosdick began penning a series of adventure novels for boys under the nom de plume Harry Castlemon. While the early novels drew heavily on his own battlefield experiences, later entries in the series put plucky protagonist Frank in a number of different settings and action-packed plots. This volume of the Gunboat Series pits Frank against a number of foes, ranging from ravenous grizzy bears to unscrupulous frontiersmen
Frank on a Gun-Boat by Harry Castlemon( Book )
38 editions published between 1864 and 2013 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During the American Civil War, many teenage boys braved the battlefield in service to their country. That's exactly what the spirited young protagonist at the center of Frank on a Gun-Boat decides to do when his cousin Archie asks him to join up. Though barely old enough to fend for themselves, the duo sets off to join the naval forces that have gathered to fend off the rebels. Will they survive the conflict and make it to manhood? Read Frank on a Gun-Boat to find out
Frank, the young naturalist by Harry Castlemon( Book )
30 editions published between 1846 and 2007 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frank before Vicksburg by Harry Castlemon( Book )
27 editions published between 1864 and 2013 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Younger readers will love this thrilling first-hand look at one of the crucial battles of the American Civil War, the Siege at Vicksburg, during which more than 30,000 soldiers were injured, killed or captured. After a period of rest and recuperation back home, Frank Nelson, the star of Castlemon's beloved Gunboat Series, is called back into service. Will he be able to survive this legendarily bloody battle?
The Haunted Mine by Harry Castlemon( )
5 editions published between 1902 and 2012 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Immerse yourself in a gripping tale from the golden era of action-adventure fiction. This fast-paced story from Harry Castlemon, a popular author of young adult fiction, is packed with cliff-hanging suspense and plenty of thrills and chills, without being too gory or complex for younger readers to enjoy
Frank in the Woods by Harry Castlemon( Book )
22 editions published between 1865 and 2013 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Young readers who are fans of hunting, fishing, and the great outdoors will love Frank in the Woods, one in a series of thrilling juvenile action-adventure tales featuring up-for-anything Frank and his loyal sidekick Archie. In this installment, the pair find themselves face-to-face with the grandeur -- and the danger -- of nature in all its glory
Frank at Don Carlos' rancho by Harry Castlemon( Book )
20 editions published between 1868 and 2013 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harry Castlemon was the nom de plume of Charles Austin Fosdick, a writer who penned dozens of juvenile action-adventure tales. Many of his stories feature an indefatigable young protagonist known as Frank. In this installment of the series, Frank spends time tending to horses and cattle on a sprawling California ranch
Frank in the Mountains by Harry Castlemon( Book )
18 editions published between 1864 and 2013 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After acquitting himself on the battlefield in multiple volumes of Castlemon's beloved juvenile fiction collection The Gunboat Series, protagonist Frank Nelson sets off for another adventure, this time in the heart of the majestic Rocky Mountains. Through brutal storms, run-ins with friendly and not-so-friendly inhabitants of the region, and several other setbacks and challenges, Frank and his loyal sidekick Archie strive bravely to make it back home
Frank among the rancheros by Harry Castlemon( Book )
19 editions published between 1865 and 2011 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frank heads west for his next adventure
The boy trapper by Harry Castlemon( Book )
17 editions published between 1800 and 2011 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young boy in Mississippi encounters challenges when he takes a job trapping quail to ship to the North
The sportsman's club : in the saddle by Harry Castlemon( Book )
6 editions published between 1873 and 1901 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sportsman's club among the trappers by Harry Castlemon( Book )
9 editions published between 1874 and 1902 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rodney the partisan by Harry Castlemon( Book )
8 editions published between 1890 and 2012 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sportsman's club afloat by Harry Castlemon( Book )
5 editions published between 1874 and 1902 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The mail carrier by Harry Castlemon( Book )
5 editions published in 1879 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marcy : the blockade-runner by Harry Castlemon( Book )
10 editions published between 1891 and 2012 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frank Nelson in the forecastle, or, The sportsman's club among the whalers by Harry Castlemon( Book )
5 editions published between 1876 and 1904 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
George at the wheel, or, Life in the pilot-house by Harry Castlemon( Book )
6 editions published between 1881 and 1892 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The steel horse, or, The rambles of a bicycle by Harry Castlemon( Book )
5 editions published in 1888 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joe Wayring's adventure-filled bike trip is narrated by the bicycle itself
 
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Alternative Names
Castlemon, H. C. 1842-1915
Castlemon, Harry 1842-1915
Castlemon, Henry 1842-1915
Fosdick, C. A. 1842-1915
Fosdick, Charles Austin
Fosdick, Charles Austin 1842-1915
Gunboat boy 1842-1915
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English (330)
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