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Cosgrave, John O'Hara II 1908-1968

Overview
Works: 91 works in 249 publications in 4 languages and 20,640 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Biography  Juvenile works  Historical fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Poetry  Naval history  Diaries  Action and adventure fiction 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Bookjacket designer
Classifications: PQ2637.A274, FIC
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Carry on, Mr. Bowditch by Jean Lee Latham( Book )

25 editions published between 1955 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 4,504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After finding a way to teach the ship's crew members to understand navigation, Nat, a self-taught mathematician and astronomer in eighteenth-century Salem, Massachusetts, writes down his explanations and compiles them into "The American Practical Navigator," also known as the "Sailors' Bible."
Wind, sand and stars by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry( Book )

19 editions published between 1939 and 1994 in English and held by 2,269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English translation of "Terre des hommes". Autobiographical account of air travel, captures the grandeur, danger, and isolation of flight
The long ships passing, the story of the Great Lakes by Walter Havighurst( Book )

19 editions published between 1942 and 2008 in English and held by 1,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Great Lakes are unique in the geography of the earth, and they have a singularly dramatic story. For three hundred years the sounds of travel have echoed along their shores, from the voyageurs' songs and the schooners' signal cannon to the deep-voiced steamers of today. From seas of legend and wilderness waterways they have become one of the great trade routes of the world. 'The Long Ship Passing' tells that story."--Jacket
The Sacramento : river of gold by Julian Dana( Book )

5 editions published between 1939 and 1971 in English and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

North from Rome by Helen MacInnes( Book )

1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A phone call prompts Bill Lammiter, a young American playwright, to follow a former girlfriend to Rome. There Lammiter saves a mysterious Italian girl from a beating. A kidnapping, a battle in a Renaissance villa, a shrewd gamekeeper, a chance snapshot and a touring preppy contribute to the excitement and suspense of this Cold War thriller
The days of Ofelia by Gertrude Diamant( Book )

5 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author's recollections of Mexican life and everyday happenings during a sojourn in Mexico
The Monitor and the Merrimac by Fletcher Pratt( Book )

1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Authentic naval history of the Civil War is brought out in this account of an inventor, of proud ships and the men who made up the crews--H.W. Wilson
The Monongahela by Richard Bissell( Book )

1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventures in symphonic music by Edward Downes( Book )

7 editions published between 1944 and 1972 in English and Spanish and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Come in, and other poems by Robert Frost( Book )

11 editions published between 1943 and 1945 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samling digte med kommentarer og biografisk afsnit om forfatteren
Salt rivers of the Massachusetts shore by Henry F Howe( Book )

1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There were two pirates : a comedy of division by James Branch Cabell( Book )

9 editions published between 1946 and 1947 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

South Carolina : annals of pride and protest by William Francis Guess( Book )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The log of Christopher Columbus' first voyage to America in the year 1492 by Christopher Columbus( Book )

6 editions published between 1938 and 1989 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the log of Christopher Columbus as copied out in brief by his companion, Bartholomew Las Casas, relating the day-to-day drama of a long sea voyage into the unknown
America sails the seas by John O'Hara Cosgrave( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

God and my country by MacKinlay Kantor( Book )

2 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old Creole days by George Washington Cable( Book )

3 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the greatest and most celebrated Southern writers of his day, George Washington Cable (1844-1925) helped to lead the local colorist movement of the late 1800s with his pioneering use of dialect and his skill with the short story form. A Southern reformist, Cable wrote faithful portrayals of Creoles and their culture that depict the Creole way of life during the transitory post-Civil War period
A bride goes West by Nannie T Alderson( Book )

2 editions published between 1942 and 1974 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Nannie Tiffany of West Virginia married Walt Alderson, who'd already been on the cattle trail for years, in 1882, they went to Montana to start a little ranch
A pocket book of Robert Frost's poems by Robert Frost( Book )

16 editions published between 1946 and 1971 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Watchman by L. M Montgomery( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Carry on, Mr. Bowditch
Alternative Names
Cosgrave II, John O'Hara 1908-1968

Cosgrave, J. O’H.

Cosgrave, J. O'H.

Cosgrave, J. O'H. 1908-1968

Cosgrave, J. O'H., II (John O'Hara), 1908-1968

Cosgrave, J. O'H. (John O'Hara), 1908-1968

Cosgrave, John O'H.

Cosgrave, John O'Hara, 1908-1968

O'Hara Cosgrave John 1908-1968

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Languages
English (141)

Spanish (2)

Chinese (2)

Korean (1)

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Wind, sand and starsThe long ships passing, the story of the Great LakesThe log of Christopher Columbus' first voyage to America in the year 1492