WorldCat Identities

Roberts, William approximately 1829-

Overview
Works: 57 works in 142 publications in 1 language and 2,083 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Fiction  Short stories  Sunday school literature  Biography  Poetry 
Roles: Engraver, Narrator, Author
Classifications: F65, 813.3 S
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William Roberts
The people in the trees a novel by Hanya Yanagihara( Recording )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1950, a young doctor, Norton Perina, signs on with the anthropologist Paul Tallent for an expedition to the remote island of Ivu'ivu in search of a rumored lost tribe. They succeed, finding not only that tribe but also a group of forest dwellers they dub 'The Dreamers,' who turn out to be fantastically long-lived but progressively more senile
Wallace : a Franconia story by Jacob Abbott( Book )

3 editions published between 1850 and 1878 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl and her brother spend the summer holidays in upstateew York with their aunt and cousins
To die in Provence by Norman Bogner( )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jennifer Bowen, a young art professor, is hired by Adam Gold, a successful TV producer, to keep an eye on his spoiled 19-year-old daughter, Maddie, while she studies French in Aix-en-Provence. Jennifer welcomes the trip to Aix, where she can work on her dissertation on Cézanne. And she'll be glad to get Maddie away from the influence of Boy, Maddie's lover and violent ex-con. But Boy is also in Aix, and he easily weaves the willing Maddie into a depraved, erotic web of murder and destruction
Beechnut : a Franconia story by Jacob Abbott( Book )

4 editions published between 1850 and 1880 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two cousins and a friend spend their summer holiday in upstate New York
Marco Paul's voyages & travels by Jacob Abbott( Book )

3 editions published between 1852 and 1880 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rollo in London by Jacob Abbott( Book )

2 editions published in 1855 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1859 volume offers the tale of an American boy's adventures in London by the prolific children's author
Marco Paul's voyages and travels by Jacob Abbott( Book )

4 editions published between 1853 and 1881 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prelude to terror by Helen MacInnes( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art world meets cloak-and-dagger intrigue in this Cold War thriller set in Vienna, where American art expert Colin Grant has been dispatched by a Texas millionaire to buy a painting by the Dutch master Ruysdael. The assignment turns into a nightmare for Grant as he finds himself in the center of a conspiracy to unleash bloody international terrorism
American short stories, 1800-1900( Recording )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

True stories from history and biography by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )

3 editions published between 1851 and 1854 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adorned with several handsome woodcuts, this delightful volume is a lively and entertaining narrative on the history of the Puritans and their descendants, written for children by Nathaniel Hawthorne, complete in three parts. As a rather pleasant storyteller and essayist, Hawthorne uses good humor, good sense, good taste, and thoughtful morality for young readership to relay humorous historical and biographical accounts of history. Young readers are sure to follow along as the witty author chronicles the history of New England, as well as some indiscriminate histories of Great Britain in relation to America
Ellen Linn : a Franconia story by Jacob Abbott( Book )

6 editions published between 1852 and 1881 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The delight of the nursery by James P Walker( Book )

6 editions published between 1860 and 1866 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our Katie, or, The grateful orphan : a story for children by Sarah A Myers( Book )

3 editions published in 1859 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A peep at our neighbors : the sequel to The Willow Lane budget by Francis C Woodworth( Book )

8 editions published between 1852 and 1858 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rodolphus : a Franconia story by Jacob Abbott( Book )

4 editions published between 1852 and 1853 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The strawberry girl, or, How to rise in the world by Francis C Woodworth( Book )

4 editions published between 1852 and 1853 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cousin Lucy's conversations by Jacob Abbott( Book )

5 editions published between 1854 and 1859 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A budget of Willow Lane stories by Francis C Woodworth( Book )

3 editions published between 1852 and 1858 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marco Paul's voyages & travels on the Erie Canal by Jacob Abbott( Book )

2 editions published in 1852 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beautiful Bertha : a book for girls by Louisa C Tuthill( Book )

2 editions published in 1865 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.46 (from 0.23 for The people ... to 0.65 for Marco Paul ...)

American short stories, 1800-1900
Alternative Names
Roberts, W. approximately 1829-

Roberts, W. (William), approximately 1829-

Roberts, William b. ca. 1829

Languages
English (72)

Covers
American short stories, 1800-1900