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KIRK MUNROE BIBLIOGRAPHY

A   ITEMS

    01:   THE FLORIDA ANNUAL - IMPARTIAL UNSECTIONAL - 1884.  New York: (no publisher), 1883. With an introduction by Harriet Beecher Stowe. 206 pp. Subsequent editions were published in 1885 and 1886. Then it was taken over by Charles Ledyard Norton and retitled as the Handbook of Florida.

    02:   WAKULLA: A Story of Adventure in Florida.  New York: Harper & Brothers, 1886.

    03a:  THE FLAMINGO FEATHER.  New York: Harper & Brothers, 1887.
    03b: ---.  St. Louis: Webster Publishing, 1949. Adapted by William Kottmeyer.

    04:  DERRICK STERLING: A Story of the Mines.  New York: Harper & Brothers, 1888. 

    05: CRYSTAL JACK & CO. and DELTA BIXBY;  TWO STORIES.  New York: Harper & Brothers, 1889.

    06:  THE GOLDEN DAYS OF '49: A Tale of the California Diggings.  New York: Dodd, Mead, and Company, 1889.

    07: DORYMATES.  A Tale of the Fishing Banks.  New York: Harper & Brothers, 1889. 

    08:  Stowe, Charles Edward in collaboration with Munroe, Kirk.  THE LIFE OF HARRIET BEECHER STOWE.  Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1889.

    09: UNDER ORDERS.  The Story of a Young Reporter.  New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1890.

    10: CAMPMATES.  A Story of the Plains.  New York: Harper & Brothers, 1891.

    11: PRINCE DUSTY.  A Story of the Oil Regions.  New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1891.

    12: CAB AND CABOOSE.  A Story of a Railroad Boy.  New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1892.

    13: CANOEMATES.  A Story of the Florida Reef and Everglades.  New York: Harper & Brothers, 1892.

    14: RAFTMATES.  A Story of the Great River.  New York: Harper & Brothers, 1893.

    15: THE WHITE CONQUERORS.  A Tale of Toltec and Aztec.  New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1893.

    16: THE CORAL SHIP.  A Story of the Florida Reef.  New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1893.

    17a: THE FUR SEAL'S TOOTH.  A Story of Alaskan Adventure.  New York: Harper & Brothers, 1894.
    17b: ---.  London: Edward Arnold.

    18a: BIG CYPRESS.  The Story of an Everglades Homestead.  Boston: W. A. Wilde, 1894. Bound in light green decorated cloth. First ad in rear is for Peloubet's Select Notes.
    18b: BIG CYPRESS.  The Story of an Everglades Homestead.  Boston: W. A. Wilde, 1894. Bound in light brown decorated cloth. First ad in rear is for Above the Range. Priority unknown.
    18c: ---.  London: Sunday School Union, 1896.
    18d: (BIG CYPRESS).  Revised and retitled as IN THE HEART OF THE EVERGLADES.  Boston: W. A. Wilde, 1924.

    19a: SNOW SHOES AND SLEDGES.  A sequel to THE FUR-SEAL'S TOOTH.  New York: Harper & Brothers, 1895. 
    19b: ---. London: E. Arnold, 1896.

    20a: AT WAR WITH PONTIAC or THE TOTEM OF THE BEAR.  New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1895. 
    20b: ---.  London: Blackie & Son, 1896.

    21a: RICK DALE.  A Story of the Northwest Coast.  New York: Harper & Brothers, 1896.
    21b: ---. London: E. Arnold, 1896.

    22a: THROUGH SWAMP AND GLADE.  A Tale of the Seminole War.  New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1896.
    22b: ----.  London: Blackie & Son, 1897.

    23a: THE PAINTED DESERT.  A Story of Northern Arizona.  New York: Harper & Brothers, 1897.
    23b: ---. London: Osgood, 1897.

    24a: WITH CROCKETT AND BOWIE or Fighting For the Lone Star Flag; a Tale of Texas.  New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1897.
    24b: ---. London: Blackie & Son, 1897.

    25: THE READY RANGERS.  A story of Boys, Boats, and Bicycles, Fire-Buckets and Fun.  Boston: Lothrop, 1897.

    26: THE COPPER PRINCESS.  A Story of Lake Superior Mines.  New York: Harper & Brothers, 1898.

    27: IN PIRATE WATERS.  A Tale of the American Navy.  New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1898.

    28: FORWARD MARCH.  A Tale of the Spanish-American War.  New York: Harper & Brothers, 1899.

    29: SHINE TERRILL.  A Sea Island Ranger.  Boston: Lathrop, 1899.

    30: MIDSHIPMAN STUART  or  The Last Cruise of the Essex.  A Tale of 1812.  New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1899. 

    31: UNDER THE GREAT BEAR.  New York: Doubleday, Page, 1900.

    32: BRETHREN OF THE COAST.  A Tale of the West Indies.  New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1900.

    33: A SON OF SATSUMA or With Perry in Japan.  New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1901.

    34a:  THE BELT OF SEVEN TOTEMS.  A Story of Massasoit.  Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott, 1901. 
    34b: ---(retitled: LONGFEATHER, THE PEACEMAKER. London: George Newnes, 1901.

    35: Monroe, Kirk and Catherwood, Mary Hartwell, editors.  SCHOOL AND COLLEGE DAYS.  Boston: Hall and Locke, 1902.  This book is volume VII of the Young Folks Library, edited by Thomas Bailey Aldrich.

    36: THE BLUE DRAGON.  A Tale of Recent Adventure in China.  New York: Harper & Brothers, 1904.

    37: THE OUTCAST WARRIOR.  A Tale of the Red Frontier.  New York: D. Appleton, 1905.

    38: FOR THE MIKADO or A Japanese Middy in Action.  New York: Harper & Brothers, 1905.
 
 

B ITEMS     Magazines (a sampling)

Most of the books above were first serialized in magazines.  Wakulla, for example, appeared in Harper's Young People from August 26, 1884 to January, 1885.

                           Forewards (a sampling)

   001: Stowe, Harriet Beecher.  The Lives and Deeds of Our Self Made Men.  Boston: Estes and Lauriat, 1889. A New Edition revised and edited by Charles E. Stowe.   Introductory biographical sketch of Harriet Beecher Stowe by Kirk Munroe.

   002: Otis, James.  Toby Tyler.  New York: Harper, 1920.  A new edition with a foreward by Kirk Munroe.


                           Misc (a sampling)

   001: Summer in the Catskill Mountains.   New York: New York, West Shore and Buffalo Railroad Co., 1883. 62 pp.


                           Anthologies (a sampling)

   001:  Lane, M. A. L., editor.  Industries of To-Day.  Boston: Ginn & Company, 1904.  Collects The Use of Natural Gas. An eight page article.

   002:  Oppel, Frank, ed., etc.  Tales of Old Florida.  Secaucus, NJ: Castle, 1987.  Collects Sponge and Spongers of the Florida Reef  and  Florida, A Winter Playground.

   003:  Oppel, Frank, ed.  Tales of Old New England.  Secaucus, NJ: Castle, 1986.  Collects From Lighthouse to Lighthouse in Maine, the Cruise of the Allmeria.


                           Biographies (a sampling)

   001:  Leonard, Irving A.  The Florida Adventures of Kirk Munroe.  Narrative and Biographical.  Chuluota, FL:  Mickler House, 1975. 

   002:  The Library of Congress has "Archival Manuscript Material".  The papers of Kirk Munroe.  Call # MM 79033894 consisting of 2500 items. The University of Miami has a copy of this material on microfilm.
 




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