WorldCat Identities

Gibson, Flo

Overview
Works: 683 works in 1,093 publications in 1 language and 23,976 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  History  Love stories  Satire  Diary fiction  Children's audiobooks  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Author
Classifications: PR4034, 823.7
Publication Timeline
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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 1,779 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 1,678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In early nineteenth century England, a spirited young woman copes with the suit of a snobbish gentleman as well as the romantic entanglements of her four sisters
Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë( )

17 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 1,469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written in 1874 by a frail young parson's daughter, this passionate novel of love and violence set on the English moors has been considered a classic ever since
Sense and sensibility by Jane Austen( )

19 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 1,394 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 1,280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of an orphan boy who lives in the squalid surroundings of a nineteenth century English workhouse until he becomes involved with a gang of thieves
The turn of the screw by Henry James( )

10 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 1,263 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 1,247 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 1,130 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( )

12 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in English and held by 1,119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thoroughbred horse struggles to keep his head held high amid all the cruelty and suffering his adventurous life brings his way
Persuasion by Jane Austen( )

15 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 1,095 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 1,061 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 981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry James' classic tale of love and innocence
The jungle books by Rudyard Kipling( )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 708 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( )

6 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in English and held by 579 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( )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 528 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 510 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 )

5 editions published between 1981 and 1992 in English and held by 427 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 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wind in the willows by Kenneth Grahame( Recording )

11 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The escapades of four animal friends who live along a river in the English countryside--boastful Toad, bashful Mole, world-wise Rat, and practical Badger
The Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum( Recording )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in English and held by 258 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

Flo Gibson Voice Actor

Gibson, Flo 1924-2011

Languages
English (221)

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