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John Wilson and Son

Overview
Works: 624 works in 926 publications in 1 language and 17,577 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  History  Political fiction  Poetry  Sea stories  Autobiographies  Travel writing  Drama 
Roles: Printer, Publisher, Stereotyper, Electrotyper
Classifications: PZ7.A335, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Wilson and Son
Herod : a tragedy by Stephen Phillips( Book )

1 edition published in 1901 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little men : life at Plumfield with Jo's boys by Louisa May Alcott( Book )

10 editions published between 1871 and 1901 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1871 volume offers the first edition of Alcott's classic followup to Little Women
Life on the Mississippi by Mark Twain( Book )

3 editions published in 1883 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twain's apprenticeship as river pilot on Mississippi
Soldiers of fortune by Richard Harding Davis( Book )

1 edition published in 1897 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Season of 1903-'04. Columbia Theatre, absolutely fireproof, Luckett & Dwyer, lessees and managers, N. Stein, treasurer. Mr. Edwin Arden and associate players presenting Richard Harding Davis' "Soldiers of Fortune," stage version by Augustus Thomas
The complete poems of Emily Dickinson by Emily Dickinson( Book )

5 editions published between 1890 and 1896 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The only edition currently available that contains all of Dickinson's poems. The works were originally gathered by editor Johnson and published in a three-volume set in 1955
An old-fashioned girl by Louisa May Alcott( Book )

8 editions published between 1870 and 1898 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of Polly, an old fashioned girl, and her friendship with the wealthy Shaw family of Boston
A daughter of New France : with some account of the gallant Sieur Cadillac and his colony on the Detroit by Mary Catherine Crowley( Book )

1 edition published in 1901 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the palaces of the sultan by Anna Bowman Dodd( Book )

1 edition published in 1903 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first book edition of The man without a country by Edward Everett Hale( Book )

7 editions published between 1891 and 1904 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a U.S. Navy officer involved in the treason of Aaron Burr and condemned to remain at sea without news of the United States for the rest of his life
Ramona : a story by Helen Hunt Jackson( Book )

2 editions published in 1884 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the earliest romances about Southern California and a social protest against the treatment of the Indians by whites
The queen of the Adriatic ; or, Venice, mediæval and modern by Clara Erskine Clement Waters( Book )

1 edition published in 1893 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mingo, and other sketches in black and white by Joel Chandler Harris( Book )

2 editions published in 1884 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The land of the long night by Paul B Du Chaillu( Book )

2 editions published in 1899 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account of the author's travels in the European Arctic. Description of life and ways of Lapps
The God of his fathers, and other stories by Jack London( Book )

2 editions published in 1901 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is London's second collection of short stories that take place during the Klondike gold rush in the Yukon
Marie by Laura Elizabeth Howe Richards( Book )

2 editions published in 1894 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phantom flowers : a treatise on the art of producing skeleton leaves( Book )

2 editions published in 1864 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plisch und Plum by Wilhelm Busch( Book )

3 editions published in 1883 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The brothers Paul and Peter rescue the dogs Plish and Plum and all get into many adventures in this story in verse
Marjorie's three gifts by Louisa May Alcott( )

1 edition published in 1899 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marjorie sat on the door-step, shelling peas, quite unconscious what a pretty picture she made, with the roses peeping at her through the lattice work of the porch, the wind playing hide-and-seek in her curly hair, while the sunshine with its silent magic changed her faded gingham to a golden gown, and shimmered on the bright tin pan as if it were a silver shield. Old Rover lay at her feet, the white kitten purred on her shoulder, and friendly robins hopped about her in the grass, chirping. A happy birthday, Marjorie!
The thrall of Leif the Lucky, a story of Viking days by Ottilie A Liljencrantz( )

1 edition published in 1902 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated volume relaying the life and accomplishments of Leif the Lucky, better known as Leif Ericsson, The Thrall of Leif the Lucky: A Story of Viking Days incorporates stories from Norse sagas and legends to tell Leif's tale. Born around 970 AD, Leif Ericsson was a famous Viking and son of Erik the Red, an iconic Norse explorer and outlaw. Known for his incredible skills in battle and in navigation, Leif is credited with discovering North America in the early 1000s, nearly 500 years before Christopher Columbus would do so. There, Ericsson founded the Viking settlement of Vinland in present-day Newfoundland
 
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