Title: The King of the Golden River

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Title: The King of the Golden River Title Record # 93492
Author: John Ruskin
Date: 1841-00-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: novelette
Webpages: Wikipedia-EN
Language: English
Note: Written 1841, published as an 1851 book in December 1850 "originally written in 1841 for the twelve-year-old Effie (Euphemia) Gray, whom Ruskin later married." --Wikipedia Published in a United States book no later than 1855, when it was not too well-known. According to a short review of Curious Stories About Fairies and Other Funny People (Ticknor & Co.),   (quote) "The King of the Golden River", "The Good Natured Bear", and two or three other stories, are apparently indigenous in our own soil. --Detroit Free Press 1855-12-01 p2 Chapbook advertised by a Toronto retailer at 75 cents, publisher not identified, The Globe 1859-12-30 and -31. No other North America hit 2017-04-29 (only 3) in automated search ('king of the golden river') of multiple newspapers 1850 to 1859
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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The King of the Golden River, or The Black Brothers: A Legend of Stiria 1851-00-00 John Ruskin Smith, Elder & Co.     56 hc chap  
Curious Stories About Fairies, and Other Funny People 1856-00-00 ed. uncredited Ticknor and Fields     303 hc anth  
Childhood 1875-00-00 ed. Rossiter Johnson James R. Osgood and Co.     227 hc anth  
The King of the Golden River, or The Black Brothers: A Legend of Stiria 1885-00-00 John Ruskin Ginn & Company     53 hc chap  
Famous Stories Every Child Should Know 1907-00-00 ed. Hamilton Wright Mabie Doubleday, Page & Company       hc anth  
Famous Stories Every Child Should Know 1913-00-00 ed. Hamilton Wright Mabie Doubleday, Doran (What Every Child Should Know Library)     300 hc anth  
Beyond the Looking Glass: Extraordinary Works of Fairy Tale and Fantasy 1973-00-00 ed. Jonathan Cott Hart-Davis, MacGibbon 0-246-10810-X   xlix+
519
hc anth  
The King of the Golden River 1978-03-16 John Ruskin Hamish Hamilton 0-241-89554-5 3.75 40 hc chap Krystyna Turska  
The King of the Golden River 1978-08-28 John Ruskin Greenwillow Books 0-688-80122-6   40 hc chap Krystyna Turska  
Beyond the Looking Glass: Extraordinary Works of Fairy Tale and Fantasy 1978-00-00 ed. Jonathan Cott Wallaby / Pocket Books 0-671-79017-X   xlix+
519
tp anth  
A Treasury of Fantasy 1981-00-00 Cary Wilkins Avenel Books 0-517-33629-4 $7.98 viii+
504
hc omni Russ Hoover Checkmark
Tales of Imagination and Suspense 1982-00-00 ed. uncredited Silver Burdett Press (Silver Classic) 0-382-09995-8   273 pb anth  
A Treasury of Fantasy 1984-00-00 Cary Wilkins Chatham River Press 0-517-45371-1   viii+
472
tp omni Russ Hoover Checkmark
The Mammoth Book of Classic Fantasy 1987-05-00 Cary Wilkins Robinson 0-948164-40-9 4.95 472 tp omni  
The Mammoth Book of Classic Fantasy 1987-07-00 Cary Wilkins Firecrest 0-85997-934-2 9.95 viii+
472
hc omni  
Victorian Fairy Tales: The Revolt of the Fairies and Elves 1987-00-00 ed. Jack Zipes Methuen 0-416-42080-X   xxix+
372
hc anth Richard Doyle (1824-1883) Checkmark
Beyond the Looking Glass: Extraordinary Works of Fairy Tale and Fantasy 1988-05-00 ed. Jonathan Cott Tusk Books / The Overlook Press 0-87951-238-5 $9.95 xlix+
519
tp anth  
Beyond the Looking Glass: Extraordinary Works of Fairy Tale and Fantasy 1991-03-00 ed. Jonathan Cott The Overlook Press 0-87951-238-5 7.95 xlix+
519
tp anth  
The Oxford Book of Modern Fairy Tales 1993-05-00 ed. Alison Lurie Oxford University Press 0-19-214218-6 17.95 xviii+
455
hc anth Maxfield Parrish  
The Oxford Book of Modern Fairy Tales 1993-06-00 ed. Alison Lurie Oxford University Press 0-19-214218-6 $25.00 xviii+
455
hc anth Maxfield Parrish Checkmark
The Oxford Book of Modern Fairy Tales 1994-08-00 ed. Alison Lurie Oxford University Press 0-19-282385-X 7.99 455 tp anth Maxfield Parrish  
The Oxford Book of Modern Fairy Tales 1994-10-00 ed. Alison Lurie Oxford University Press 0-19-282385-X $13.95 455 tp anth Maxfield Parrish  
A Treasury of Fantasy 1995-00-00 Cary Wilkins Gramercy Books 0-517-14649-5   vii+
504
hc omni Romas Checkmark
Famous Stories Every Child Should Know 2005-07-08 ed. Hamilton Wright Mabie Project Gutenberg #16247 $0.00   ebook anth  
The King of the Golden River 2005-09-20 John Ruskin Simply Read Books 1-894965-15-9 $19.95 65 hc chap Iassen Ghiuselev  
The King of the Golden River: Or, the Black Brothers, a Legend of Stiria [ 1888 ] 2009-08-10 John Ruskin Cornell University Library 978-1-112-39190-3 $14.99 82 tp chap  
The King of the Golden River 2010-04-19 John Ruskin Forgotten Books (Classic Reprint) 978-1-4400-9098-1 $8.09 174 tp chap  
The King of the Golden River 2010-04-22 John Ruskin Book Jungle 978-1-4385-9530-6 $8.45 48 tp chap  
The King of the Golden River 2010-05-10 John Ruskin LibriVox       digital audio download chap  
The King of the Golden River, or The Black Brothers: A Legend of Stiria 2010-09-08 John Ruskin Project Gutenberg #33673 $0.00   ebook chap  
King of the Golden River 2012-07-06 John Ruskin Forgotten Books (Classic Reprint) 978-1-4400-8114-9 $6.46 40 tp chap  
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