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D'Aulaire, Edgar Parin 1898-1986

Overview
Works: 152 works in 504 publications in 9 languages and 31,027 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  Pictorial works  Fairy tales  History 
Roles: Illustrator, Creator
Classifications: PZ8.1.A86, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Edgar Parin D'Aulaire
Abraham Lincoln by Ingri D'Aulaire ( Book )
32 editions published between 1939 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 4,461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Text and illustrations present the life of the boy born on the Kentucky frontier who became the sixteenth president of the United States
Ingri and Edgar Parin d'Aulaire's Book of Greek myths by Ingri D'Aulaire ( Book )
21 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in English and held by 3,648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Illustrated retellings of the myths about the gods and goddesses of ancient Greece
D'Aulaires' Trolls by Ingri D'Aulaire ( Book )
10 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in English and held by 1,964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the various kinds of trolls found in Norway's mountains and relates some of the stories associated with them
Benjamin Franklin by Ingri D'Aulaire ( Book )
18 editions published between 1950 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the witty author, scientist, and statesman who helped with the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution and became the first ambassador of the United States of America
Columbus by Ingri D'Aulaire ( Book )
15 editions published between 1955 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 1,817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A life of the Genoese weaver's son who sought to prove the world is round, telling how he studied map-making in Portugal, waited long years for financial and material support from Isabella of Spain, and finally made four voyages to the New World
George Washington by Ingri D'Aulaire ( Book )
26 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A simple biography of Washington, telling of the major events in his life and stressing the upbringing that endowed him with the qualities of leadership
Norse gods and giants by Ingri D'Aulaire ( Book )
11 editions published between 1967 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of Norse myths describing the exploits of the gods and goddesses of the Aesir beginning with the creation and ending when the gods and giants destroyed each other in battle
Pocahontas by Ingri D'Aulaire ( Book )
18 editions published between 1946 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 1,567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A simple biography of the proud Indian princess who saved the life of John Smith, married an Englishman, and went to England where she met the Queen
Leif the Lucky by Ingri D'Aulaire ( Book )
24 editions published between 1941 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells how Leif sailed with his father, Eric the Red, from Iceland to Greenland, where he grew up; describes his journeys back to Norway, where he became a Christian, and then to the land he called Vinland; and tells how his kinsmen settled in Vinland and met the Indians
D'Aulaires' book of Norse myths by Ingri D'Aulaire ( Book )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of Norse myths describing the exploits of the Aesir gods and goddesses, beginning with the creation of the world and ending with the day of reckoning. The companion to D'Aulaires' Book of Greek Myths, a treasured part of so many children's libraries, has returned to print after more than twenty years. The Caldecott medal winning D'Aulaires once again captivate their young audience with this beautifully illustrated introduction to Norse legends, telling stories of Odin the all father, Thor the thunder god and the theft of his hammer, Loki the mischievous god of the Jotun Race, and Ragnarokk, the destiny of the gods. Children meet Bragi, the god of poetry, and the famous Valkyrie maidens protecting Odin's Valhalla, among other gods, goddesses, heroes, and giants. Textured illustrations throughout depict the wondrous other world of Norse folklore and its fantastical northern landscape. Includes color illustrations throughout
Children of the northlights by Ingri D'Aulaire ( Book )
28 editions published between 1935 and 2012 in English and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lise and Lasse live at the top of Norway, in Lapland. After the long dark winter in the mountains, the sun comes again, and the children go to school in the village. Next comes summer when their parents bring baby brother to be christened and the children return to the family to help move the reindeer to the coast. Finally, the family returns to the mountains for winter
East of the sun and west of the moon; twenty-one Norwegian folk tales by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen ( Book )
9 editions published between 1938 and 1969 in English and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twenty-one of the Norwegian folk tales collected by Asbjørnsen and Moe telling of trolls, sprites, princesses, cinderlads, talking cats, and mountains made of glass
The terrible troll-bird by Ingri D'Aulaire ( Book )
5 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in English and Japanese and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When four children defeat the terrible troll-bird who has terrified their Norwegian valley for years, everyone celebrates in a merry feast
Don't count your chicks by Ingri D'Aulaire ( Book )
14 editions published between 1943 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the way to market the old lady becomes so carried away by the visions of the wealth her egg money will bring that she scrambles eggs and illusions of wealth in a foolish mishap
Ola by Ingri D'Aulaire ( Book )
23 editions published between 1932 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ola explores his native country of Norway, traveling, working odd jobs, and meeting new people
Animals everywhere by Ingri D'Aulaire ( Book )
6 editions published between 1940 and 1954 in English and Undetermined and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Animals from the tropics to the arctic regions are pictured in their natural habitats
D'Aulaires' book of Greek myths by Ingri D'Aulaire ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of Greek myths
The two cars by Ingri D'Aulaire ( Book )
2 editions published between 1955 and 2007 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On a magic moonlit night, the sleek, shiny automatic new car and the beat-up old car with many miles on its speedometer go for a drive to see which car is the best
The magic meadow by Ingri D'Aulaire ( Book )
3 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The magic meadow takes Peterli into Swiss fairy tales
Foxie, the singing dog by Ingri D'Aulaire ( Book )
6 editions published between 1969 and 2008 in English and Japanese and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lost dog's luck makes him fat and famous, but when given a chance he proves he still thinks there is no place like home
 
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Alternative Names
Aulaire, Edgar.
Aulaire, Edgar Parin d'.
Aulaire, Edgar Parin d', 1898-1986
Auler Parin, Edgar 1898-1986
D'Aulaire, Edgar
D'Aulaire, Edgar P.
D'Aulaire, Edgar Parin 1898-1986
Dōrea, Edogā 1898-1986
Parin d'Aulaire, Edgar, 1898-1986
Parin, Edgar, 1898-1986
ダウレア, エドガー・P
ドゥライア, エドガー パリン
ドーレア, エドガー
ドーレア, エドガー・パーリン
Languages
English (273)
Japanese (5)
German (2)
Norwegian (2)
Bengali (1)
French (1)
Chinese (1)
Spanish (1)
Korean (1)
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