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Jack London; bibliography and biographical data.

Joseph Gaer

Jack London; bibliography and biographical data.

by Joseph Gaer

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Published by B. Franklin in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • London, Jack, 1876-1916 -- Bibliography,
  • London, Jack, 1876-1916

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesBurt Franklin bibliography & reference series, 383. American classics in history & social science, 161
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ8514.6 .G34 1970
    The Physical Object
    Pagination45 p.
    Number of Pages45
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5220000M
    ISBN 100833712586
    LC Control Number75131409
    OCLC/WorldCa124915

    Jack London Biography. Jack London. In , London published John Barleycorn, a book about his alcoholism, and a book that should be considered as a sincere tract describing the plight of the alcoholic. While writing for only sixteen years, London produced an amazing body of work: nineteen novels, eighteen volumes of essays and short. Make Offer - Book of Jack London Two volume set / Charmian London Biography 1st ed # The Road by JACK LONDON ~ First Edition , 1st Rare BAL Variant Binding FAIR $

    Jack London ascribed his literary success largely to hard work - to "dig," as he put it. He tried never to miss his early morning 1,word writing stint, and between and he completed over fifty books, including both fiction and non-fiction, hundreds of . Martin Eden is a novel by American author Jack London about a young proletarian autodidact struggling to become a writer. It was first serialized in The Pacific Monthly magazine from September to September and published in book form by Macmillan in September Eden represents writers' frustration with publishers by speculating that when he mails off a manuscript, a "cunning.

    Great deals on Jack London Biographies & True Stories Books. Get cozy and expand your home library with a large online selection of books at Fast & Free shipping on many items! Aware the Bancroft Library at Berkeley had a Jack London collection, Roy contacted Clarice Stasz about creating this London website. Clarice was a Professor at Sonoma State University who had just published a biography of London and his second wife, Charmian Kittredge. The result was one of the first examples of this type of information portal.


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Synopsis Jack London was born John Griffith Chaney on Januin San Francisco, California. After working in the Klondike, London returned Born: Get this from a library.

Jack London, bibliography and biographical data. [Joseph Gaer]. Jack London, pseudonym of John Griffith Jack London; bibliography and biographical data.

book, (born JanuSan Francisco, California, U.S.—died NovemGlen Ellen, California), American novelist and short-story writer whose best-known works—among them The Call of the Wild () and White Fang ()—depict elemental struggles for survival.

Genre/Form: Bibliography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Gaer, Joseph, Jack London; bibliography and biographical data. New York, B. Franklin. Jack London ( – ) Born John Griffith Chaney JanuJack London grew up in San Francisco and Oakland, California.

His mother, Flora Wellman, was a music teacher and spiritualist. London was unsure of his father, as records pertaining to marriage and births were destroyed in the earthquake, and the man believed to be his father claimed impotency. Jack London was born on Janu By he was internationally famous for Call of the Wild (), The Sea Wolf, () and many other literary and journalistic accomplishments.

Jack London grew up in the slum area of Oakland, California, a place which he later called "the cellar of society." Born out of wedlock on Januhe never knew his father, William Henry Chaney, who had left Jack's mother, Flora Wellman, before Jack's birth.

For a fast, easy-to-read, interesting biography of Jack London, this is your book. It's actually written for high school age (didn't know at time of purchase), but does include lots of neat pictures of that time period. Jack, born John Griffith Chaney, lived a very interesting four decades/5(12).

Jack London The iconic American novelist, short story writer, journalist and social activist, Jack London is best known for writing Call of the Wild () and White Fang. Jack was born in San Francisco, California on Janu It is not known for sure whether his parents Flora Wellman and William Henry Chaney were married.

No Pie in the Sky: The Hobo As American Cultural Hero in the Works of Jack London, John Dos Passos, and Jack Kerouac. New York: Citadel Press. Maxwell Geismar. Rebels and Ancestors: A Critical Study of Frank Norris, Stephen Crane, Jack London, Ellen Glasgow & Theodore Dreiser.

London: Allen. Joan London. A Brief Biography Jack London was born on Janu By age 30 London was internationally famous for his books Call of the Wild (), The Sea Wolf () and other literary and journalistic accomplishments.

Biography of Jack London Jack London (), iconic American author wrote Call of the Wild (); Buck did not read the newspapers, or he would have known that trouble was brewing, not alone for himself, but for every tide-water dog, strong of muscle and.

Jack London ( - ) was an American author best known for writing The Call of the London was his pen name, likely born in. Jack London's naturalistic style sprang from a difficult and tumultuous childhood.

His mother, Flora, suffered from typhoid fever as a child that left her nearly blind, hairless and small in stature. The brain damage caused by the fever lead to repeated bouts of depression and may have permanently unhinged her.

Updated Janu John Griffith Chaney, better known by his pseudonym Jack London, was born on Janu He was an American author who wrote fiction and nonfiction books, short stories, poems, plays, and essays. He was a very prolific writer and achieved worldwide literary success prior to his death on Novem Jack London was born John Griffith Chaney in San Francisco, California, inthe son of Flora Wellman and Henry Chaney.

Jack's parents were not married at the time of his birth. Flora married a widower, John London, the same year that her son was born. Mini Bio (1) Jack London was the best-selling, highest paid and most popular American author of his time.

He was born John Griffith Chaney, on Januin San Francisco. He was raised by his mother Flora Wellman and his stepfather John London (he didn't know who his father was until his adulthood). London had early built his system of producing a daily quota of thousand words.

He did not give up even during his travels and drinking periods. London's first novel, THE SON OF THE WOLF, appeared in By Jack London was the author of 10 books.

This book was a great book and I would suggest that anyone out there who likes Jack London books read this biography of him. Jack is a great person to write this on, he is a courageous hard worker and a family man, but his own family keeps moving while Jack is out on business s: 8.

Unfortunately, London's life came to a tragic end. Ill and burdened by debts, unable to help people to whom he had often given money and shelter, he took an overdose of drugs. He died on Novem This biography was written by James K.

Bowen for The New Book of Knowledge. For more information on this online reference, visit Grolier Online. –Jack London. Given the prominent role that books played in Jack London’s life, it’s no surprise that part of what he most looked forward to in building Wolf House — his dream home — was being able to retreat to its large study, underneath which, connected by a spiral staircase, would sit a large library where he could store his.

This book was a great book and I would suggest that anyone out there who likes Jack London books read this biography of him! Jack is a great person to write this on, he is a courageous hard worker and a family man, but his own family keeps moving while Jack is out on business trips.

The author did a fantastic job on making details so you could Cited by: 2.London used his own life experiences in his writing. He spent time in the Klondike during the Gold Rush and also worked as (or was) an oyster pirate, a seaman, a sealer and a hobo.

Jack London’s debut novel was The Cruise of the Dazzler, published in Below is a list of Jack London’s books in order of when they were first released.