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Norwood Press

Overview
Works: 365 works in 698 publications in 1 language and 23,999 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Nature stories  Biography  Boxing stories  Sea stories  Bibliography  Political fiction  Comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Printer, Book producer
Classifications: PS3523.O46, 813.52
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Most widely held works by Norwood Press
Mr. Crewe's career by Winston Churchill( Book )

2 editions published in 1908 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Think that the problem of large corporations exercising undue influence in the political sphere is a recent phenomenon? If so, think again. Mr. Crewe's Career, an eye-opening historical novel set in the early twentieth century, follows the efforts of the railroad industry to steamroll its way into state politics in New Hampshire
The crossing by Winston Churchill( Book )

2 editions published in 1904 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Time of George Rogers Clark's military achievements in the West and Daniel Boone's wilderness road
Social life at Rome in the age of Cicero by W. Warde Fowler( Book )

1 edition published in 1909 in English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sea wolf by Jack London( Book )

8 editions published between 1904 and 1908 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A literary critic is rescued by a sealing vessel whose captain has a reputation for cruelty. Tells of the struggle between the two men whose philosophies are completely opposite
The last American frontier by Frederic L Paxson( Book )

1 edition published in 1910 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The History of the American West Collection is a unique project that provides opportunities for researchers and new readers to easily access and explore works which have previously only been available on library shelves. The Collection brings to life pre-1923 titles focusing on a wide range of topics and experiences in US Western history. From the initial westward migration, to exploration and development of the American West to daily life in the West and intimate pictures of the people who inhabited it, this collection offers American West enthusiasts a new glimpse at some forgotten treasures of American culture. Encompassing genres such as poetry, fiction, nonfiction, tourist guides, biographies and drama, this collection provides a new window to the legend and realities of the American West
The mettle of the pasture by James Lane Allen( Book )

3 editions published in 1903 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though James Lane Allen's The Mettle of the Pasture is rife with the lush descriptions and strong sense of place that imbue his previous works, the central focus of this novel is on the complicated nuances of the blossoming love between protagonists Isabel and Rowan, proving that Allen is as skilled in creating unforgettable characters and dramatic tension as he is at depicting the contours of the natural landscape
Lady Baltimore by Owen Wister( Book )

2 editions published in 1906 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic novel of post-Civil War Charleston life, a portrayal of the process of healing the wounds of war through reconciliation between Northerners and Southerners on a personal, not political, level. Set in the early 1900s, there are extended discussions between a Northerner and several Southerners
Historic silver of the Colonies and its makers by Francis Hill Bigelow( Book )

1 edition published in 1917 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The choir invisible by James Lane Allen( Book )

1 edition published in 1897 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Kentucky in 1795, schoolmaster John Gray falls in love with Amy Falconer -- although it is really her aunt Jessica he truly loves. Jessica loves John, but she is already married, so neither reveals their feelings for the other
White fang by Jack London( Book )

4 editions published between 1906 and 1913 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures in the northern wilderness of a dog who is part wolf and how he comes to make his peace with man
Before Adam by Jack London( Book )

3 editions published between 1907 and 1917 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A young man in modern America is terrorized by visions of an earlier, primitive life. Across the enormous chasm of thousands of centuries, his consciousness has become entwined with that of humanity."--Back cover
The game by Jack London( Book )

5 editions published between 1905 and 1912 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the eve of their wedding, twenty-year-old Jack Fleming arranges a secret ringside seat for his sweetheart to view her only rival: the "game." Through Genevieve's apprehensive eyes, we watch the prizefight that pits her fair young lover, "the Pride of West Oakland," against the savage and brutish John Ponta and that reveals as much about her own nature, and Joe's, as it does about the force that drives the two men in their violent, fateful encounter
Burning Daylight by Jack London( Book )

2 editions published in 1910 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Burning Daylight" is one of Jack London's best selling novels and is about a successful gold rush entrepreneur in the Yukon territory
The cruise of the Snark by Jack London( Book )

2 editions published in 1911 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In April 1907 Jack London set out to sail around the world in the 45-foot ship The Snark, accompanied by his wife and a small crew. Although suffering from seasickness and tropical disease, London wrote prolifically, including a series of entertaining sketches of the voyage itself. These were later collected as The Cruise of the Snark, a remarkable record of adventure and love among the islands of the South Pacific. - Publisher
The conqueror by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )

2 editions published in 1902 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the wing of occasions : being the authorized version of certain curious episodes of the late Civil War, including the hitherto suppressed narrative of the kidnapping of President Lincoln by Joel Chandler Harris( Book )

2 editions published in 1900 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

BCR's Shelf2Life American Civil War Collection is a unique and exciting collection of pre-1923 titles focusing on the American Civil War and the people and events surrounding it. From memoirs and biographies of notable military figures to firsthand accoun
The Virginian : a horseman of the plains by Owen Wister( Book )

3 editions published in 1902 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the vast Wyoming territory, this masterpiece helped establish the code of the West and its stereotypical characters. The novel also features the first known "shootout" in American literature
War of the classes by Jack London( Book )

6 editions published between 1905 and 1912 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is Jack London's nonfiction work about social class conflict
Philosophy 4 : a story of Harvard University by Owen Wister( Book )

5 editions published between 1903 and 1914 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charming and nostalgic story of college days in Cambirdge, Massachusetts during the 1880s
South Sea tales by Jack London( Book )

2 editions published in 1911 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of stories that portray life in the South Seas
 
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