Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book

Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  James W. Buel  

Pen Name: None

Genre: History Non-Fiction Other

Audience: Adult;

Born: 1849 in Golconda, Illinois

-- James W. Buel on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

James was born and raised in Illinois and moved to San Diego in 1908

Biographical and Professional Information

James William Buel was a journalist, author, and editor, whose name appeared on the title pages of fifty-four works, some of which contained from ten to fifteen volumes. He wrote a lot of adventure tales about the wilds of Africa and the American West in the late 19th century, and is siad to have been in jail with the notorious outlaw Cole Younger.

Selected Titles At Your Library

Heroes of the Dark Continent :
ISBN: 0665325630. OCLC Number: 317727452

J.W. Lyon,. .

Ten things I wish I'd known-- before I went out into the real world
ISBN: 0446526126. OCLC Number: 42296697

Warner Books,. .

Award winning journalist Maria Shriver shares life-lessons she has learned.

The beautiful story :
ISBN: 0665267169. OCLC Number: 317906668

W. Briggs,. .

The magic city.
ISBN: 0405063644. OCLC Number: 1046811

Arno Press,. .