WorldCat Identities

Baker, William Jay

Overview
Works: 155 works in 336 publications in 1 language and 3,067 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Illustrated works  Frame stories  Myths  History  Sunday school literature  Nature stories  Poetry  Novels 
Roles: Engraver, Author, Binding designer
Classifications: PZ8.1.H318, 398.20938
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Most widely held works about William Jay Baker
 
Most widely held works by William Jay Baker
A wonder book for girls & boys by Nathaniel Hawthorne( )

16 editions published between 1852 and 1894 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the following Greek myths: "The Gorgon's Head," "The Golden Touch," "The Paradise of Children," "The Three Golden Apples," "The Miraculous Pitcher," and "The Chimaera."
The angel children, or, Stories from cloud-land by Charlotte M Higgins( )

9 editions published between 1855 and 1863 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rollo learning to read by Jacob Abbott( )

4 editions published between 1862 and 1868 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales from catland, for little kittens by Tabitha Grimalkin( )

3 editions published between 1852 and 2009 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three cats learn important lessons as a result of dealing with fairies
History of my pets by Grace Greenwood( )

7 editions published between 1851 and 1854 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jessie, or, Trying to be somebody by Walter Aimwell( )

7 editions published between 1859 and 1864 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Clevelands: : Showing the influence of a Christian family in a new settlement. by E. M Sheldon( )

3 editions published in 1860 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of a London doll by R. H Horne( )

3 editions published in 1852 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a large dusky room at the top of a dusky house in one of the dusky streets of High Holborn, there lived a poor doll-maker, whose name was Sprat. He lived there with his wife and three children. They all were dollmakers and very industrious
Marcus, or, The boy-tamer by Walter Aimwell( )

4 editions published between 1859 and 1863 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oscar is not yet 16 years old, but had fallen into bad habits and bad company while living with his parents. He'd been sent to live with an uncle in Maine, but there he got into more trouble and was sent to sea. Ashore again, Oscar found bad companions, a band of thieves. He was soon arrested and sent to reform school, to remain there until he turned 21. He remained there about four months, but because of good conduct, he was permitted to leave when his aunt and cousin agreed to give him another chance to learn good habits and right living, and opened their home to him
Frank Netherton, or, The talisman( )

3 editions published in 1852 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life in the West; or, The Moreton family by Author of The village boys( )

5 editions published in 1851 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Redbrook, or, Who'll buy my water cresses? by Daniel Wise( )

2 editions published in 1853 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rollo in Holland by Jacob Abbott( )

4 editions published between 1868 and 1873 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The royal road to fortune by Emily Huntington Miller( )

4 editions published in 1869 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mother Goose's chimes, rhymes and jingles : which contains the remainder of Mother Goose's songs( )

in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of birds by James O Brayman( )

3 editions published in 1862 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics and habitats of eleven North American birds
Rollo's experiments by Jacob Abbott( )

6 editions published between 1862 and 1868 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fireside stories( )

4 editions published in 1861 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Country life, and other stories by Mary( )

6 editions published between 1855 and 1860 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of an apple by Pamela Campbell( )

3 editions published in 1853 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names

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Baker W. J

Baker, W. J. (William Jay)

Languages
English (103)