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D'Aulaire, Edgar Parin 1898-1986

Overview
Works: 147 works in 491 publications in 10 languages and 32,131 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  Pictorial works  Fairy tales  History 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, 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 )

38 editions published between 1939 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 4,493 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 )

26 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in English and Korean and held by 3,701 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 )

14 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in English and Japanese and held by 1,972 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the various kinds of trolls found in Norway's mountains and relates some of the stories associated with them
Columbus by Ingri D'Aulaire( Book )

15 editions published between 1955 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 1,798 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
Benjamin Franklin by Ingri D'Aulaire( Book )

16 editions published between 1950 and 2008 in English and held by 1,787 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
George Washington by Ingri D'Aulaire( Book )

19 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,765 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 )

12 editions published between 1967 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,654 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
Pocahontas by Ingri D'Aulaire( Book )

16 editions published between 1946 and 1997 in 4 languages and held by 1,546 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 )

20 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in English and held by 1,350 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 kinsman settled in Vinland and met the Indians
Buffalo Bill by Ingri D'Aulaire( Book )

5 editions published between 1952 and 1998 in English and held by 1,246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Buffalo Bill born William F. Cody, American frontiersman, wilderness scout, and Pony Express rider
D'Aulaires' book of Norse myths by Ingri D'Aulaire( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 908 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
The terrible troll-bird by Ingri D'Aulaire( Book )

6 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in English and Japanese and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crayon, ink, pastel and pencil dummy with typescript and text proof, ink and pencil illustration with seprarations for jacket, lithograph illustrations with separations, lithograph illustrations, sets of illustration separations, sheet proof for jacket, sheets of lithograph illustrations, lithograph study, a poster, and ten lithograph stones [very, very heavy] for illustrations
East of the sun and west of the moon; twenty-one Norwegian folk tales by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen( Book )

8 editions published between 1938 and 1969 in English and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oral tradition kept the stories of Norway alive from generation to generation until they were written down in the 19th century by two Norwegian scholars. This is a selection of the best known tales
Ola by Ingri D'Aulaire( Book )

22 editions published between 1932 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ola explores his native country of Norway, traveling, working odd jobs, and meeting new people
Don't count your chicks by Ingri D'Aulaire( Book )

16 editions published between 1943 and 1993 in English and Japanese and held by 773 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
Children of the northlights by Ingri D'Aulaire( Book )

26 editions published between 1935 and 2012 in English and held by 732 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
D'Aulaires' book of Greek myths by Ingri D'Aulaire( Recording )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Greek myths
Animals everywhere by Ingri D'Aulaire( Book )

6 editions published between 1940 and 1954 in English and Undetermined and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animals from the tropics to the arctic regions are pictured in their natural habitats
Foxie, the singing dog by Ingri D'Aulaire( Book )

8 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 492 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
The two cars by Ingri D'Aulaire( Book )

2 editions published between 1955 and 2007 in English and held by 446 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
 
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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

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

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Ingri and Edgar Parin d'Aulaire's Book of Greek mythsD'Aulaires' TrollsColumbusBenjamin FranklinNorse gods and giantsPocahontasD'Aulaires' book of Norse mythsThe terrible troll-bird