WorldCat Identities

Wallace, Dillon 1863-1939

Overview
Works: 62 works in 341 publications in 1 language and 4,939 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction
Classifications: F1140, 917.182042
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dillon Wallace
The lure of the Labrador wild : the story of the exploring expedition conducted by Leonidas Hubbard, Jr. by Dillon Wallace( Book )

42 editions published between 1905 and 2012 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dillon Wallace (1863-1939) was an American lawyer, outdoorsman, author of non-fiction, fiction and magazine articles. His first book, The Lure of the Labrador Wild (1905) was a best-seller, as were many of his later books. ... In 1900 Dillon Wallace met Leonidas Hubbard, an assistant editor with Outing magazine.[1] Hubbard asked Wallace to join him on an exploratory trip through Labrador, the plan was to follow the Naskaupi River to Lake Michikamau, a region that had yet to be explored by Europeans. They departed in July 1903, but took the wrong river from the very start, following the much smaller and more difficult Susan River. Short on supplies, with winter coming on, Hubbard became ill and died of starvation. Wallace made it back alive."--Wikiped., June 2014
The long Labrador trail by Dillon Wallace( Book )

32 editions published between 1907 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author's expedition 1905-06 from Hamilton Inlet to Lake Michikaman along the route followed by Leonidas Hubbard, Jr. in 1903. Geological appendix
Beyond the Mexican Sierras by Dillon Wallace( Book )

8 editions published in 1910 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saddle and camp in the Rockies : an expert's picture of game conditions in the heart of our hunting country by Dillon Wallace( Book )

5 editions published in 1911 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ungava Bob, a winter's tale by Dillon Wallace( Book )

23 editions published between 1907 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Grenfell of the Labrador : a boy's life of Wilfred T. Grenfell by Dillon Wallace( Book )

7 editions published between 1922 and 2016 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gaunt gray wolf; a tale of adventure with "Ungava Bob" by Dillon Wallace( Book )

11 editions published between 1914 and 2013 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early twentieth century, juvenile literature experienced a surge of popularity, and millions of young readers got into the habit of curling up with a good book for a bit of escapist fun. However, some leaders bemoaned the questionable quality of many of these books. To address the problem, the Boy Scouts of America commissioned a series of action-adventure novels for young readers filled with the kind of virtues and values that the organization sought to promote
Grit-a-plenty; a tale of the Labrador wild by Dillon Wallace( Book )

11 editions published between 1918 and 2013 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his father is injured, young Jamie Angus takes his place on the fur trapping trail to raise money for his brother's eye operation
The wilderness castaways by Dillon Wallace( Book )

15 editions published between 1913 and 2013 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The campers' handbook by Dillon Wallace( Book )

2 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Packing and portaging by Dillon Wallace( Book )

10 editions published between 1912 and 2014 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bobby of the Labrador by Dillon Wallace( Book )

16 editions published between 1916 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a little boy of three, Bobby had been picked up in an open boat by Abel Zachariah. It is in the cabin of Abel and Mrs. Abel, christianized Inuit, that he spends his boyhood
Troop one of the Labrador by Dillon Wallace( Book )

10 editions published between 1920 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Arctic stowaways by Dillon Wallace( Book )

8 editions published between 1917 and 1935 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The way to Burning mountain : a story of the great Canadian wilderness by Dillon Wallace( Book )

7 editions published between 1926 and 1940 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The testing of Jim MacLean, a tale of the wilds of Labrador by Dillon Wallace( Book )

7 editions published between 1910 and 1925 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy's experiences in a lumber camp in Labrador
Left on the Labrador; a tale of adventure down north by Dillon Wallace( Book )

6 editions published between 1927 and 2012 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With dog and canoe : a story of the big north woods by Dillon Wallace( Book )

5 editions published between 1928 and 1930 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An American youth makes friends with a boy from Labrador and discards his effete city ways when he travels in Labrador and the northern barrens with two adults and their guides." Egoff, Sheila. Canadian Children's Boos 1799-1939
The ragged inlet guards; a story of adventure in Labrador by Dillon Wallace( Book )

3 editions published between 1920 and 2012 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young Arctic traders : further adventures of the Arctic stowaways by Dillon Wallace( Book )

2 editions published between 1921 and 1922 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The lure of the Labrador wild : the story of the exploring expedition conducted by Leonidas Hubbard, Jr.
Alternative Names
Dillon Wallace American lawyer and writer

Languages
English (284)

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