WorldCat Identities

Karst, John 1836-1922

Overview
Works: 118 works in 170 publications in 1 language and 1,843 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Juvenile works  War fiction  Naval history  Bildungsromans  Adventure stories  Novels 
Roles: Illustrator, Engraver, Author, Artist
Classifications: PS1408, 813.2
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Karst
The circuit rider; a tale of the heroic age by Edward Eggleston( Book )

6 editions published between 1874 and 1899 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the author's own life as well as the life of Ohio itinerant preacher Jacob Young, this 1874 novel of a frontier Methodist minister and Bible agent presents a rollicking yet realistic view of early American life in the Midwest. Corn-shuckings, camp meetings, revivals, revels, and highwaymen color this novel-as-social-history
Poganuc people : their loves and lives by Harriet Beecher Stowe( Book )

1 edition published in 1878 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Though the village of Poganuc is fictional, Harriet?Beecher Stowe based this, her last?novel, on her childhood hometown of Litchfield, Connecticut. The book deals with religious and political issues, as well as the lives of the?residents of a small, Puritanical New England town
The Dogs' grand dinner party( )

10 editions published between 1867 and 1883 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Round-about rambles in lands of fact and fancy by Frank R Stockton( )

5 editions published between 1872 and 1881 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discovery book for children, with illustrations and instructive chapters on light, animals, music, weather, soldiers, food, insects, ad infinitum
Seven and nine years among the Camanches and Apaches : an autobiography by Edwin Eastman( )

3 editions published between 1873 and 1879 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this longer work, Edwin Eastman more fully elaborates on the perils he suffered at the hands of Comanche tribespeople during and after the year 1860, when he was captured and tortured
The two admirals : a tale by James Fenimore Cooper( )

2 editions published in 1874 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This novel, from Cooper's sea adventure series, is a romantic tale set in the year 1745, during the war between Britain and France
Beyond the Mississippi : from the great river to the great ocean : life and adventure on the prairies, mountains, and Pacific coast by Albert D Richardson( Book )

1 edition published in 1869 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fairy Fancy : what she saw and what she heard by C. A Read( )

3 editions published in 1883 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Right and wrong ; The gold cross by Maria Elizabeth Budden( )

3 editions published in 1863 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fast friends by J. T Trowbridge( )

3 editions published between 1874 and 1875 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First lessons in our country's history : bringing out its salient points, and aiming to combine simplicity with sense : with numerous illustrations by William Swinton( Book )

3 editions published in 1872 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Camp-fire and wigwam by Edward Sylvester Ellis( Book )

3 editions published between 1885 and 1915 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the evening of a dismal, rainy day in spring, a mother and her son were sitting in their log-cabin home in the southern portion of the present State of Missouri. The settlement bore the name of Martinsville, in honor of the leader of the little party of pioneers who had left Kentucky some months before, and, crossing the Mississippi, located in that portion of the vast territory known at that time as Louisiana. On the evening of a dismal, rainy day in spring, a mother and her son were sitting in their log-cabin home in the southern portion of the present State of Missouri. The settlement bore the name of Martinsville, in honor of the leader of the little party of pioneers who had left Kentucky some months before, and, crossing the Mississippi, located in that portion of the vast territory known at that time as Louisiana
Hector's inheritance : or, The boys of Smith Institute by Horatio Alger( Book )

2 editions published in 1885 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cheated out of his inheritance by his scheming uncle in nineteenth-century New York State, fifteen-year-old Hector leaves his estate, first attending a mediocre boarding school and then traveling to California where he makes a surprising discovery
Rhymes and jingles, for little children( )

2 editions published in 1866 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rose Raymond's wards by Margaret Vandegrift( Book )

3 editions published in 1885 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last of the Mohicans : a narrative of 1757 by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

2 editions published between 1873 and 1874 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of a Mohican brave's struggle to protect two English girls from an evil Huron
Watt's songs : early religion by Isaac Watts( Book )

in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little child's home ABC book( Book )

2 editions published between 1869 and 1870 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The deerslayer, or, The first war-path by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

3 editions published in 1873 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Natty Bumppo, a young white hunter brought up in the Delaware Indian tribe, has to defend settlers before returning to the Iroquois who have allowed him parole
 
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Alternative Names
John Karst

John Karst American baseball player

Karst 1836-1922

Languages
English (67)