WorldCat Identities

Manton, Jo 1919-

Overview
Works: 37 works in 175 publications in 7 languages and 5,063 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Compiler
Classifications: PR5849, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jo Manton
Dorothy Wordsworth by Robert Gittings( Book )

13 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 1,142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biografie over de Engelse schrijfster(1771-1855) die vooral bekendheid kreeg door haar invloed op leven en werk van haar broer, de dichter William Wordsworth
Elizabeth Garrett Anderson by Jo Manton( Book )

22 editions published between 1958 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Claire Clairmont and the Shelleys 1798-1879 by Robert Gittings( Book )

19 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Claire Clairmont, the step-sister of Mary Shelley, has until now generally been treated as a secondary character in the great dramas of Shelley and Byron. This is the first full account of a long and adventurous life, correcting many misconceptions about her role in the Shelley circle
The story of Albert Schweitzer by Jo Manton( Book )

27 editions published between 1955 and 1999 in 5 languages and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introductory biography of Schweitzer and his accomplishments. Musician, theologian, and philosopher - Schweitzer became all these. But having won wide recognition in all three fields, Schweitzer was still hunting for his true path in life and when he found it, decided to study medicine and to be of some use in Africa
The second Mrs. Hardy by Robert Gittings( Book )

12 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of John Keats by Robert Gittings( Book )

9 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The flying horses : tales from China by Jo Manton( Book )

3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of Chinese folk tales that span 4,000 years of that country's history
Mary Carpenter and the children of the streets by Jo Manton( Book )

7 editions published in 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of Bach by Jo Manton( Book )

6 editions published in 1957 in English and German and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth Garrett, M.D by Jo Manton( Book )

3 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of England's first woman doctor. Grades 6-9
Sister Dora: the life of Dorothy Pattison by Jo Manton( Book )

6 editions published between 1971 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The peach blossom forest and other Chinese legends by Robert Gittings( Book )

8 editions published between 1951 and 1962 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Makers of the twentieth century by Jo Manton( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gods, beasts and men : a book of Greek stories by Jo Manton( Book )

2 editions published between 1974 and 1984 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De vliegende paarden : sprookjes uit China( Book )

2 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in Dutch and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verhalen in sprookjesvorm, gebaseerd op volksverhalen en verhalen afkomstig uit het werk van filosofen, dichters of geschiedschrijvers uit de periode 1000 voor Chr. tot heden
The enchanted ship, and other Greek legends by Jo Manton( Book )

5 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Let my people go : a story of escaped slaves by Jo Manton( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Windows on history by Jo Manton( Book )

5 editions published between 1959 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mao Tse-tung and the long march by Jo Manton( Book )

3 editions published between 1970 and 1979 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A. Schweitzer : il medico dei lebbrosi by Jo Manton( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in Italian and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.39 (from 0.19 for Elizabeth ... to 0.96 for A. Schweit ...)

Alternative Names
Gittings, Joan Grenville 1919-

Manton, Joan Granville.

Manton, Joan Grenville 1919-

マントン, J

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Claire Clairmont and the Shelleys 1798-1879