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Schaeffer, Mead

Overview
Works: 17 works in 76 publications in 2 languages and 3,857 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Juvenile works  Epic fiction  Suspense fiction  Adventure stories  Sea stories  Novels 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PQ2286, 843.7
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Most widely held works about Mead Schaeffer
 
Most widely held works by Mead Schaeffer
The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas( Book )

6 editions published between 1928 and 1984 in English and held by 1,091 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 )

15 editions published between 1825 and 2010 in English and French and held by 1,035 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
Moby Dick : or, The white whale by Herman Melville( Book )

11 editions published between 1922 and 1962 in English and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Call me Ishmael." So begins Melville's classic novel of Captain Ahab, the Pequod, and the mighty whale, Moby Dick
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 260 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
The story of Old Ironsides : the cradle of the United States Navy by Emilie Benson Knipe( Book )

4 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 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A French foundling who is sold to a traveling troupe at the age of eight, experiences many adventures before he finally finds his real home
Jim Davis : a high-sea adventure by John Masefield( Book )

5 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jim Davis is a twelve-year-old boy whose life takes a terrifying turn when he stumbles upon a ring of bloodthirsty pirates
The wreck of the Grosvenor by William Clark Russell( Book )

2 editions published in 1923 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buffetted by the crew's mutiny and the captain's murder, and initiated into seamanship via brutal storms and a shipwreck, Mr. Royle rises to the rank of captain and gallantly proceeds to rescue a beautiful, wealthy young lady and her ailing father
Everybody's Washington by Alden Arthur Knipe( Book )

2 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wings of the morning by Louis Tracy( Book )

2 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 67 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 62 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 black buccaneer by Stephen W Meader( Book )

4 editions published between 1920 and 1942 in English and held by 19 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
Moby Dick : de witte walvis by Herman Melville( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This is the story of Captain Ahab's fanatical quest to get revenge on the whale which was responsible for the loss of his leg
Keep 'em shooting by Mead Schaeffer( Visual )

1 edition published in 1943 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Soldiers shooting from tank
Trial by water by Richard Howells Watkins( )

1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Languages
English (74)

French (1)