WorldCat Identities

Tull, Patrick

Overview
Works: 221 works in 658 publications in 1 language and 25,079 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Naval history  Juvenile works  Political fiction  Domestic fiction  Military history  Satire  History  Sea stories  Historical fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Actor, Author
Classifications: PR4622, 823.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Patrick Tull
Animal farm by George Orwell( Recording )

20 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the animals at Manor Farm revolt against their master, their goal is to establish an ideal community based on hard work, honesty, and the equality of all animals. Animal Farm, as they rename it, briefly fulfills the ideal. But soon, through manipulation and aggression by those who assume power, the farm's founding principles are slowly eroded and abolished
Hard times by Charles Dickens( )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 1,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the story of two children whose lives become bitter products of their father's educational philosophy
The hound of the Baskervilles by Arthur Conan Doyle( )

12 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and held by 972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Holmes and Watson are hired to protect Sir Henry Baskerville from an ancient curse, a supernatural hound that causes the death of the family heir
The return of the native by Thomas Hardy( )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Returning to Egdon Heath from Paris, Clym Yeobright intends to settle down and improve the lives of his townspeople. But the alluring and mysterious Eustacia Vye has other plans. She believes Clym can provide the cosmopolitan life she craves, if only they return to Paris. When their ideals prove incompatible, desperation breeds tragedy, and lives are changed in ways Clym and Eustacia never could have foretold"--Container
Around the world in eighty days by Jules Verne( )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1872 Phileas Fogg wagers that he can circle the earth in eighty days; and traveling by steamer, railway, carriage, sledge, and elephant, he sets out to win the bet
The adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle( )

12 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen tales featuring fascinating suspects, enigmatic clues and baffling crimes are deftly pursued and solved by Dr. Watson and Sherlock Holmes
The vicar of Wakefield by Oliver Goldsmith( )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mr. Primrose, a simple village vicar, is living with his wife and six children in complete tranquility when unexpected calamities befall them. As the vicar's staunch assurance the "the loss of fortune only serves to increase the pride of the worthy" is put to the test, the labor of restoring their initial harmony begins. While the innocent Primrose family weathers one crisis after another, Goldsmith relates their improbable adventures with a light touch and charming dramatic irony."--Container
David Copperfield by Charles Dickens( )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David recounts the experiences of his rise to successful novelist-- his wretched boyhood, thhe drudgery of his various jobs, his marriage to the boss' pretty daughter, his flight to the continent, and finally, a reunion with his true love
King Solomon's mines by H. Rider Haggard( )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With all the adventure and suspense of an Indiana Jones movie, this 1885 novel recounts the journey of four men - three Englishmen and a regal African named Umbopa - who enter Africa's dark interior in search of the site of King Solomon's mines, reputed to be the location of a great stockpile of diamonds. Who and what they encounter along the way is the stuff of high adventure
The sign of four by Arthur Conan Doyle( )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man returns to London to visit his daughter, only to disappear the day before he was to meet her. Ten years later, the daughter comes to Detective Sherlock Holmes to see if he can resolve some strange happenings that have been taking place
The valley of fear by Arthur Conan Doyle( )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherlock Holmes investigates an unusual case at a secluded, moated English country house
The jungle books by Rudyard Kipling( )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Mowgli, the Wolf Boy, and a jungle full of wild beasts
Agincourt by Christopher Hibbert( )

6 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The victory of Henry V of England over a larger force of the French, demonstrating the effectiveness of warfare by archers against a heavily armed feudal array on October 25, 1415
Sharpe's escape by Bernard Cornwell( Recording )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the year 1810 Napoleon is determined to conquer Portugal. But Captain Richard Sharpe leads the French directly into the Duke of Wellington's devastating defenses at Torres Vedras, where one of the great battles of the Napoleonic wars erupts
Master and commander by Patrick O'Brian( Recording )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This, the first in the series of Jack Aubrey novels, establishes the friendship between Captain Aubrey, R.N., and Stephen Maturin, ship's surgeon and intelligence agent, against the thrilling backdrop of the Napoleonic wars. Details of life aboard a man-of-war in Nelson's navy are faultlessly rendered: the conversational idiom of the officers in the ward room and the men on the lower deck, the flood, the floggings, the mysteries of the wind and the rigging, and the road of broadsides as the great ships close in battle
The hundred days by Patrick O'Brian( Recording )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the high seas, adventurers Captain Jack Aubrey of the Royal Navy and Dr. Stephen Maturin, chase a shipment of gold destined for Napoleon that would enable him to raise more troops
Blue at the mizzen by Patrick O'Brian( Recording )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A swashbuckling adventure on the high seas, complete with romantic escapades from smoggy London to Sierra Leone, diplomacy, espionage, the intricacies of warfare, and imperial brinksmanship
H.M.S. Surprise by Patrick O'Brian( Recording )

13 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Jack Aubrey's life as he is put in debtor's prison, ultimately escapes, and heads to the East Indies asea again
The jungle books by Rudyard Kipling( Recording )

8 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents more adventures of Mowgli, a boy reared by a pack of wolves, and the wild animals of the jungle. Also includes other short stories set in India
Sharpe's havoc by Bernard Cornwell( Recording )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1809 Lieutenant Sharpe and his riflemen are in Portugal, preparing for Napoleon's next strike. The much smaller English force will probably pull out before it gets slaughtered -- but not Sharpe. His orders are clear. He must find the missing daughter of an English wine shipper. Suddenly, the punishing French assault is launched. Now Sharpe and his men are trapped behind enemy lines, and they have only just begun their mission
 
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The hound of the BaskervillesSharpe's escapeMaster and commanderThe hundred daysH.M.S. Surprise