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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 ID 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?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
chap  
Curious Stories About Fairies, and Other Funny People 1856-00-00 ed. uncredited Ticknor and Fields     303
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Childhood 1875-00-00 ed. Rossiter Johnson James R. Osgood and Co.     227
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The King of the Golden River, or The Black Brothers: A Legend of Stiria 1885-00-00 John Ruskin Ginn & Company     53
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
chap  
Famous Stories Every Child Should Know 1907-00-00 ed. Hamilton Wright Mabie Doubleday, Page & Company      
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Famous Stories Every Child Should Know 1913-00-00 ed. Hamilton Wright Mabie Doubleday, Doran and Co. (What Every Child Should Know Library)     300
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
The King of the Golden River 1932-00-00 John Ruskin George G. Harrap & Co.   5/- 47
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
chap  
The King of the Golden River 1932-10-00 John Ruskin J. B. Lippincott   $1.50 47
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
chap  
The Twelve Dancing Princesses, and Other Fairy Tales 1964-01-00 ed. Alfred David, Mary Elizabeth David Signet / New American Library (Signet Classics) CT205 $0.75 319
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
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?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Beyond the Looking Glass: Extraordinary Works of Fairy Tale and Fantasy 1978-03-00 ed. Jonathan Cott Wallaby / Pocket Books 0-671-79017-X $6.95 xlix+
519
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth  
The King of the Golden River 1978-03-16 John Ruskin Hamish Hamilton 0-241-89554-5 3.75 40
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
chap Krystyna Turska  
The King of the Golden River 1978-08-28 John Ruskin Greenwillow Books 0-688-80122-6   40
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
chap Krystyna Turska  
A Treasury of Fantasy 1981-00-00 Cary Wilkins Avenel Books 0-517-33629-4 $7.98 viii+
504
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
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?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth  
A Treasury of Fantasy 1984-00-00 Cary Wilkins Chatham River Press 0-517-45371-1   viii+
472
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
omni Russ Hoover Checkmark
Victorian Fairy Tales: The Revolt of the Fairies and Elves 1987-00-00 ed. Jack Zipes Methuen 0-416-42080-X   xxix+
372
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Richard Doyle (1824-1883) Checkmark
The Mammoth Book of Classic Fantasy 1987-05-00 Cary Wilkins Robinson 0-948164-40-9 4.95 472
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
omni  
The Mammoth Book of Classic Fantasy 1987-07-00 Cary Wilkins Firecrest 0-85997-934-2 9.95 viii+
472
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni  
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?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
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?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
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?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
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?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
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?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
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?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Maxfield Parrish  
A Treasury of Fantasy 1995-00-00 Cary Wilkins Gramercy Books 0-517-14649-5   vii+
504
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni Romas Checkmark
The Victorian Fairy Tale Book 2003-01-00 ed. Michael Patrick Hearn Pantheon Books 0-375-71455-3 $18.00 xxvii+
384
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth  
Famous Stories Every Child Should Know 2005-07-08 ed. Hamilton Wright Mabie Project Gutenberg 16247 $0.00  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth  
The King of the Golden River 2005-09-20 John Ruskin Simply Read Books 1-894965-15-9 $19.95 65
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
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?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
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?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
chap  
The King of the Golden River 2010-04-22 John Ruskin Book Jungle 978-1-4385-9530-6 $8.45 48
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
chap  
The King of the Golden River 2010-05-10 John Ruskin LibriVox      
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
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?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
chap  
King of the Golden River 2012-07-06 John Ruskin Forgotten Books (Classic Reprint) 978-1-4400-8114-9 $6.46 40
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
chap  
Victorian Fairy Tales 2015-03-12 ed. Michael Newton (UK) Oxford University Press 978-0-19-960195-0 16.99 xlii+
444
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
Victorian Fairy Tales 2016-05-26 ed. Michael Newton (UK) Oxford University Press (Oxford World's Classics) 978-0-19-873759-9 8.99 496
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth  
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