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Browne, Gordon 1858-1932

Overview
Works: 536 works in 1,742 publications in 1 language and 12,041 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Adventure stories  Domestic fiction  Biographical fiction  War stories  Epistolary fiction  Didactic fiction  Novels 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Artist, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.H4, 823.8
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Most widely held works about Gordon Browne
 
Most widely held works by Gordon Browne
Bonnie Prince Charlie : a tale of Fontenoy and Culloden by G. A Henty( Book )

36 editions published between 1887 and 2002 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of the son of a Scottish officer in French service
With Clive in India, or, The beginnings of an empire by G. A Henty( Book )

37 editions published between 1884 and 2002 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sent to India to make his fortune as a merchant, an English youth returns home after a ten-year adventure in which he makes a fortune and receives military honors while assisting the triumph of British influence in the Indian Empire
The story of the treasure seekers : being the adventures of the Bastable children in search of a fortune by E Nesbit( Book )

24 editions published between 1899 and 2017 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their widowed father's business fails, the Bastable children decide to restore the family fortunes themselves. No longer able to afford school, the children have all the time in the world to devise ingenious money-making schemes: from digging for treasure in their Lewisham garden to becoming highwaymen on Blackheath Common. All too often their efforts lead to trouble rather than treasure, until one adventure finally pays off
Under Drake's flag : a tale of the Spanish main by G. A Henty( Book )

31 editions published between 1883 and 2015 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteenth-century teenager Ned finds adventure when he accompanies the daring English navigator Francis Drake on his sea voyages and witnesses the naval battle between the English fleet and the Spanish Armada
With Wolfe in Canada : or, The winning of a continent by G. A Henty( Book )

36 editions published between 1886 and 2015 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A historical novel following young soldier James Walsham in the struggle between the English and French over Canada
The story of a short life by Juliana Horatia Ewing( Book )

38 editions published between 1850 and 1910 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Leonard is thrilled when a military training camp is erected near his home and enjoys meeting soliers and involving himself in its activities until his early death
With Lee in Virginia : a story of the American Civil War by G. A Henty( Book )

42 editions published between 1889 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After four years in England, fifteen-year-old Vincent Wingfield, who supports slavery but not brutality toward slaves, returns to Virginia and serves courageously under Lee and Jackson through many of the famous battles of the Civil War
Island nights' entertainments : consisting of The beach of Falesa, the bottle imp, the isle of voices by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

12 editions published between 1893 and 1975 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "The Isle of Voices" Kalamake, the wise man of Molokai, always seems to have plenty of money when the traders come. Son-in-law Keola learns the secret and tries to profit from it
True to the old flag : a tale of the American war of independence by G. A Henty( Book )

27 editions published between 1886 and 2002 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Victorian-era British story of the American Revolution
In freedom's cause : a story of Wallace and Bruce by G. A Henty( Book )

17 editions published between 1885 and 2007 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liberty or death was the choice the people of Scotland in the 13th-14th century faced if they rose up against their English ruler. Most would have no choice at all
Facing death, or, The hero of the Vaughan pit : a tale of the coal mines by G. A Henty( Book )

24 editions published between 1882 and 2010 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life in a Welsh mining village in the Victorian era
St. George for England : a tale of Cressy and Poitiers by G. A Henty( Book )

27 editions published between 1884 and 2002 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two of the most resounding victories of English arms--Cressy and Poitiers--occurred at the beginning of the Hundred Years War with France. The first was under the leadership of Edward III; the second, under that of Edward, the Black Prince of Wales. The boy-hero of this tale is Walter Somers, a foundling who is reared by a blacksmith who also teaches him the use of a sword. Tall, strong, skilled, and brave, Walter meets the Prince of Wales and joins the invasion of Brittany and Flanders. Walter survives the Black Death and the Battle of Poitiers, and marries the girl he saved from pirates
Mary's meadow ; and, Letters from a little garden by Juliana Horatia Ewing( Book )

11 editions published between 1883 and 1890 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prince Prigio and Prince Ricardo of Pantouflia by Andrew Lang( Book )

10 editions published between 1889 and 2007 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reprint of the first editions of these two original fairy tales illustrated by Gordon Browne which relate the adventures of Prince Prigio and Prince Ricardo as they struggle against the forces of evil
Orange and green : a tale of the Boyne and Limerick by G. A Henty( Book )

36 editions published between 1886 and 2002 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Davenant, a Catholic, and John Whitefoot , a Protestant find themselves on opposite sides of the conflict raging in Ireland between the supporters of King James II and his son-in-law, William of Orange. But the two boys soon discover that friendship is stronger than politics
Held fast for England : a tale of the siege of Gibraltar (1779-83) by G. A Henty( Book )

17 editions published between 1891 and 2007 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This story deals with one of the most memorable sieges in history - the siege of Gibraltar in 1779-83 by the united forces of France and Spain. With land forces, fleets, and floating batteries, the combined resources of two great nations, this grim fortress was vainly besieged andbombarded. The hero of the tail, an English lad resident in Gibraltar, takes a brave and worthy part in the long defense, and it is through his varied experiences that we learn with what bravery, resource, and tenacity the Rock was held for England."-- Publisher description
A book of discoveries by John Masefield( Book )

7 editions published between 1910 and 1931 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two brothers learn about the history of the ancient Britons through explorations of the countryside with their friend Mr. Hampden
The peace egg : and, A Christmas mumming play by Juliana Horatia Ewing( Book )

6 editions published between 1885 and 1910 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five young children perform a mumming play for their estranged grandfather on Christmas Eve. Includes the text of the mumming play that is performed in the story, and information about the history of mumming plays
The surprising adventures of Sir Toady Lion : with those of General Napoleon Smith : an improving history for old boys, young boys, good boys, bad boys, big boys, little boys, cow boys, and tom-boys by S. R Crockett( Book )

20 editions published in 1897 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Childhood story featuring two brothers, one of whom calls himself "Napoleon" and the other "Sir Toady Lion", this being "his own first effort at the name of his favourite hero Richard Coeur-de-Lion."
Master Rockafellar's voyage by William Clark Russell( Book )

5 editions published between 1891 and 1909 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The story of the treasure seekers : being the adventures of the Bastable children in search of a fortune
Alternative Names
B., G., 1858-1932

Browne, G. 1858-1932

Browne, Gordon 1858-1932

Browne, Gordon Frederick 1858-1932

G. B 1858-1932

Gordon Frederick Browne

Gordon Frederick Browne Brits kunstschilder (1858-1932)

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The story of the treasure seekers : being the adventures of the Bastable children in search of a fortuneUnder Drake's flag : a tale of the Spanish mainWith Wolfe in Canada : or, The winning of a continentWith Lee in Virginia : a story of the American Civil WarIn freedom's cause : a story of Wallace and BruceFacing death, or, The hero of the Vaughan pit : a tale of the coal minesPrince Prigio and Prince Ricardo of PantoufliaOrange and green : a tale of the Boyne and Limerick