WorldCat Identities

Gibson, Flo

Overview
Works: 647 works in 1,132 publications in 1 language and 22,254 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  History  Children's audiobooks  Romance fiction  Fantasy fiction  Satire  Novels 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Author, Translator
Classifications: PR4034, 823.7
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Most widely held works by Flo Gibson
The scarlet letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Recording )

23 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and held by 1,683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the harsh Puritan environment of 17th century Boston, The scarlet letter describes the plight of Hester Prynne, an independent-minded woman who stands alone against society. Having given birth to a child after an illicit affair, she refuses to name the father and is forced to wear the letter "A" for adulteress embroidered on her dress
Pride and prejudice by Jane Austen( Recording )

22 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and held by 1,596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Mr. Bingley, a most eligible bachelor takes up residence at nearby Netherfield Park, Mrs. Bennet, who has five unwed daughters, wastes no time in displaying them to the best possible advantage
Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë( )

22 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of love turning in on itself and the violence and misery that result from thwarted longing
Sense and sensibility by Jane Austen( )

22 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 1,306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is the story of the lives and loves of two Dashwood sisters who pursue love and happiness around the pillars of genteel society
Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens( )

15 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 1,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rousing adventure story of a waif on the streets of Victorian England
The turn of the screw by Henry James( )

13 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 1,182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A governess has been hired to care for two orphaned young children in their uncle's English country home. But soon after she meets the boy and his sister, the governess begins to see fearful apparitions. With growing alarm, she must wonder about the target of the ghostly presences. Are they haunting her, or the sweet, innocent children?"--Publisher website (March 2007)
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë( )

14 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and held by 1,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being spurned by the only family she has left, Jane endures years of harsh treatment at a boarding school. When she finally escapes by taking a position as a governess, she finds herself becoming involved with life as never before
Black Beauty by Anna Sewell( )

20 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a young colt, Black Beauty gallops in the fresh green meadows with his beloved mother, Duchess, and their kind master. But when his owners are forced to sell him, he swaps a life of freedom and happiness for one of work and toil. Bravely he works as hard as he can, suffering at the hands of men who treat animals cruelly. But Black Beauty has an unbreakable spirit and a strong will, and is determined to survive
Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen( )

12 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in English and held by 1,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Austen tells the story of Catherine Morland and her dangerously sweet nature, innocence, and sometime self-delusion. Though Austen's fallible heroine is repeatedly drawn into scrapes while vacationing at Bath and during her subsequent visit to Northanger Abbey, Catherine eventually triumphs, blossoming into a discerning woman who learns truths about love, life, and the heady power of literature
Persuasion by Jane Austen( )

17 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 1,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Mansfield Park by Jane Austen( )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sweet, innocent, and thoroughly proper Fanny Price is taken from her family and raised by wealthy, but selfish, relatives. All of Fanny's qualities are tested when she becomes the object of unwanted attentions from an insincere rake
Daisy Miller by Henry James( )

13 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daisy is as free as the air, but an innocent abroad. Her life encompasses the tragic difficulties of youth, tradition and love
The jungle books by Rudyard Kipling( )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Mowgli, man-child, reared by the jungle wolf packs and educated by wild animals. Includes other classic jungle stories by Kipling
Bel Ria by Sheila Burnford( )

8 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the wanderings of a little performing dog in France, England, and at sea during World War II
Pocahontas by Frances Mossiker( )

7 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Pocahontas: a story about a sweet little Indian girl who dramatically saved an Englishman's life? Hardly. This book covers the remarkable life of America's First Lady and depicts the fascinating times of the early 17th century, when a new age was awakening and the brave were seizing it"--Publisher's website
The secret garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett( Recording )

14 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ten-year-old orphan comes to live in a lonely house on the Yorkshire moors and discovers an invalid cousin and the mysteries of a locked garden
The jungle books by Rudyard Kipling( Recording )

11 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Mowgli, man-child, reared by the jungle wolf packs and educated by wild animals. Includes other classic jungle stories by Kipling
The attitudes of the New York Irish toward state and national affairs, 1848-1892 by Flo Gibson( Book )

13 editions published between 1951 and 1968 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wind in the willows by Kenneth Grahame( Recording )

13 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The escapades of four animal friends who live along a river in the English countryside: Mole, Rat, Badger, and the irrepressible Toad
Alice's adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll( Recording )

9 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story about young Alice, who follows a white rabbit down a rabbit hole
 
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Pride and prejudice
Alternative Names
Anderson, Florence Corona

Flo Gibson Amerikaans actrice (1924-2011)

Flo Gibson Voice Actor

Gibson, Flo 1924-2011

Languages
English (276)

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Pride and prejudiceWuthering HeightsSense and sensibilityOliver TwistThe turn of the screwJane EyreBlack BeautyDaisy Miller