WorldCat Identities

Gibson, Flo

Overview
Works: 687 works in 1,094 publications in 1 language and 24,518 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  History  Love stories  Satire  Diary fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Author
Classifications: PR4034, 823.7
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Flo Gibson, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Flo Gibson
The scarlet letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne ( Recording )
21 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and held by 1,805 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 )
19 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and held by 1,705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The romantic clash of two opinionated young people is followed through the affectations of class-conscious 18th century British artistocracy
Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë ( Recording )
17 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 1,491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Against a background of English moors in the 18th century, the lives of two families become intertwined through marriage, passion, and the force of a man called Heathcliff
Sense and sensibility by Jane Austen ( )
19 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 1,414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two sisters, the discreet Elinor, representing sense, and the reckless Marianne, representing sensibility, pursue love and happiness around the pillars of genteel society
Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens ( )
11 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 1,291 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 ( )
10 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 1,277 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 1,266 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
Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen ( )
10 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 1,147 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
Black Beauty by Anna Sewell ( )
11 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in English and held by 1,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A horse in nineteenth-century England recounts his experiences with both good and bad masters
Persuasion by Jane Austen ( )
15 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 1,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Mansfield Park by Jane Austen ( )
9 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 1,077 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 ( )
10 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 991 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 ( )
5 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 748 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 Every Burnford ( )
7 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Down the dusty roads of war-torn France pours a ragged tide of refugees. Through the darkness of this human tragedy weaves the bright spirit of a circus dog
Pocahontas by Frances Mossiker ( )
4 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 527 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 )
12 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and held by 518 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 )
6 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and held by 444 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 )
7 editions published between 1951 and 1968 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The wind in the willows by Kenneth Grahame ( Recording )
12 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the escapades of four animal friends who live along a river in the English countryside--Rat, Mole, Otter, and Badger
The Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a cyclone transports her to the land of Oz, Dorothy must seek out the great wizard in order to return to Kansas
 
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Alternative Names
Anderson, Florence Corona
Gibson, Flo 1924-2011
Languages
English (221)
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