WorldCat Identities

Colver, Anne 1908-1991

Overview
Works: 23 works in 125 publications in 5 languages and 6,079 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Domestic fiction  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.G7516, B
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Most widely held works by Anne Colver
Mr. Lincoln's wife by Anne Colver( Book )

22 editions published between 1943 and 1965 in 3 languages and held by 1,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictionalized biography of Mary Todd Lincoln from courtship days in Springfield to Lincoln's death
Abraham Lincoln : for the people by Anne Colver( Book )

29 editions published between 1960 and 1996 in English and held by 1,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the President who preserved the American Union during the Civil War
Florence Nightingale : war nurse by Anne Colver( Book )

10 editions published between 1961 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the founder of modern nursing
Bread-and-butter Indian by Anne Colver( Book )

16 editions published between 1964 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Pioneer life was often frightening and lonely for a little girl. Young Barbara, without a best friend, loved to play with her doll at tea parties in the woods; and it was there that she offered her bread and butter to a hungry looking Indian. Although they couldn't understand each other's language, a strong bond of friendship grew between them, and one day Barbara's bread-and-butter Indian repaid her kindness in an extraordinary way."--Amazon
Bread-and-butter journey by Anne Colver( Book )

10 editions published between 1970 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of a little girl as she travels with her mother and brothers across the Alleghenies to join Father on a new homestead in Western Pennsylvania
Thomas Jefferson, author of independence by Anne Colver( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the third President and author of the Declaration of Independence
Theodosia : daughter of Aaron Burr by Anne Colver( Book )

2 editions published between 1941 and 1962 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theodosia, Aaron Burr's daughter, lives through his fame and public humiliation
Pluto : brave Lipizzaner stallion by Anne Colver( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fate of the royal Lipizzaner horses sequestered in an Austrian village during World War II becomes uncertain when the American occupation troops demand all available horses. Pluto leads the stallions in a performance to gain General Patton's protection
The wayfarer's tree by Anne Colver( Book )

4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joel's expectation of a dull year in Concord is changed after he meets Henry David Thoreau
Louisa May Alcott by Anne Colver( Book )

3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the New England authoress whose own life and family provided much of the material for some of her most famous novels
Bad Jack and the Lincoln boys by Anne Colver( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their soldier doll, Jack, continuously performs his duties badly during war games, Tad and Willie ask their father, the President, for an official pardon
Old Bet by Anne Colver( Book )

2 editions published in 1957 in Undetermined and English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yankee Doodle painter by Anne Colver( Book )

4 editions published in 1955 in English and Undetermined and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Secret castle by Anne Colver( Book )

3 editions published between 1960 and 1969 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nobody's birthday by Anne Colver( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Listen for the voices; a novel of Concord by Anne Colver( Book )

2 editions published in 1939 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Borrowed Treasure by Anne Colver( Book )

2 editions published between 1958 and 1959 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two girls receive a horse on loan from a neighboring farmer and the children in the local Youth Center practically adopt him. Grades 3-5
Shamrock cargo, a story of the Irish potato famine by Anne Colver( Book )

2 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucky Four by Anne Colver( Book )

2 editions published in 1960 in Vietnamese and English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shooting star by Anne Colver( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Florence Nightingale : war nurse
Alternative Names

controlled identityGraff, Polly Anne, 1908-1991

Colver, Polly Anne, 1908-

Colver, Polly Anne, 1908-1991

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Florence Nightingale : war nurse