WorldCat Identities

Schaeffer, Mead

Overview
Works: 50 works in 161 publications in 2 languages and 5,637 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Sea stories  Psychological fiction  Historical fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Juvenile works  Epic fiction  Sea fiction  Adventure stories 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PS2384, 843.7
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The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas( Book )

10 editions published between 1900 and 1984 in English and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Count of Monte Cristo is the tense and exciting story of Edmond Dantes, a man on the threshold of a bright career and a happy marriage, who is imprisoned in the island fortress of the Chateau d'If on a false political charge. After staging a dramatic escape, he finds the fabulous treasure of Monte Cristo which makes him wealthy. He then sets upon the course of revenge against his old enemies
Les misérables by Victor Hugo( Book )

21 editions published between 1825 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Escaped convict Jean Valjean risks his life to care for an orphaned girl while Javert, a fanatical police inspector, dedicates his life to recapturing Valjean
Typee by Herman Melville( Book )

13 editions published between 1892 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young hero jumps ship with a mate and spends four months with the islanders known as Typee - the 'eaters of men.'
Moby Dick by Herman Melville( Book )

17 editions published between 1922 and 2015 in English and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic of the sea, telling of the pursuit of Moby Dick, the white whale who defied capture
Omoo by Herman Melville( Book )

7 editions published between 1924 and 1925 in English and Undetermined and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A failed mutiny lands the narrator in a Tahitian jail where he and his companion, Doctor Long Ghost, are treated with curiosity and kindness. After their eventual release, the two embark on a series of adventures as they work at odd jobs, view traditional rites and customs on the island, and contrive an audience with the Tahitian queen. Thought-provoking, humorous glimpses of a vanished 19th-century world in the South Seas
King Arthur and his knights; a noble and joyous history by Thomas Malory( Book )

10 editions published between 1924 and 1995 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the tales of King Arthur and his knights, from the early prophecies of Merlin and Arthur's birth to the destruction of Camelot
Lorna Doone by R. D Blackmore( Book )

4 editions published between 1920 and 1930 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The romance and adventures of a Scottish nobleman's daughter and the English yeoman who rescued her from kidnappers
The story of Old Ironsides : the cradle of the United States Navy by Emilie Benson Knipe( Book )

7 editions published between 1928 and 2012 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The foundling by Hector Malot( Book )

7 editions published between 1925 and 1935 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hector Malot's most famous book, tells the story of an orphan, raised by a loving adoptive mother, later sold to an entertainer, traveling across the French countryside. Nobody's Boy became immensely popular as a children's book, although Malot did not intended as such. Also published in English as The Foundling
The wreck of the Grosvenor by William Clark Russell( Book )

3 editions published in 1923 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This gripping tale of the sea follows the disastrous of the Grosvenor of the British voyage Mercantile Marine, bound for Valparaiso. Aboard are a brutal and inhuman captain and chief mate. Mr. Royle, the ship's second mate, is our hero
Jim Davis by John Masefield( Book )

5 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventures of a young sailor in the early 1800's
Everybody's Washington by Alden Arthur Knipe( Book )

2 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cruise of the Cachalot by Frank Thomas Bullen( Book )

2 editions published between 1926 and 1936 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The three musketeers by Alexandre Dumas( Book )

3 editions published between 1940 and 1941 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Three Musketeers' is the first of a series of three novels bearing ostensibly upon the lives and deeds of four adventurers, but really depicting the court life of France during the closing years of Louis XIII's reign and the opening years of the reign of the Grand Monarch, Louis XIV." Preface
The wings of the morning by Louis Tracy( Book )

2 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a group of shipwrecked English passengers and crew who find a mine on the island
Tom Cringle's log by Michael Scott( Book )

3 editions published in 1927 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before he even has his sea legs, young midshipman Tom Cringle is taken from his ship and held prisoner by French naval forces, later to escape and embark on a high sea adventure fighting off smugglers and pirates
The Golden boys on the river drive by L. P Wyman( Book )

2 editions published in 1923 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Golden boys at the fortress by L. P Wyman( Book )

1 edition published in 1923 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Golden boys in the Maine woods by L. P Wyman( Book )

2 editions published between 1922 and 1923 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The black buccaneer by Stephen W Meader( Book )

4 editions published between 1920 and 1942 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While guarding sheep on an island off the coast of Maine, Jeremy is kidnapped by Captain Stede Bonnet and other pirates who had been using the island as a base. Jeremy survives a perilous trip to the West Indies but is very lonesome until the son of a prominent man in the Carolinas is also captured. Together the boys try to escape and return home
 
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Les misérables
Alternative Names
Mead Schaeffer

Mead Schaeffer Amerikaans kunstschilder (1898-1980)

Mead Schaeffer Illustrator

Мід Шеффер

Languages
English (125)

French (2)

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