WorldCat Identities

Evslin, Bernard

Overview
Works: 107 works in 307 publications in 7 languages and 20,588 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Legends  History  Fiction  Myths  Folklore 
Roles: Author
Classifications: BL782, 398.21
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bernard Evslin
Heroes, gods and monsters of the Greek myths by Bernard Evslin( Book )

37 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retellings of the ancient Greek myths, arranged in four sections: the gods, nature myths, demigods, and fables. Includes a brief section on words from the Greek myths which are part of the English language
The Cyclopes by Bernard Evslin( Book )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the origins of the cyclopes, their work as servants to the gods, and their memorable encounter with Ulysses
Medusa by Bernard Evslin( Book )

3 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the story of the serpent-haired creature whose gaze turned people to stone, and the adventures of the hero who eventually vanquished her
The Minotaur by Bernard Evslin( Book )

2 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the Greek myth about the monster with the head of a bull and the body of a man, which lived in the Labyrinth in Crete until killed by the hero Theseus
The Greek gods by Bernard Evslin( Book )

10 editions published between 1966 and 1996 in English and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The biography of all the gods of ancient Greece
The adventures of Ulysses by Bernard Evslin( Book )

17 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in English and French and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A modern retelling of the adventures of Ulysses during the 10 years he wandered after the Trojan War. The leader of the Greek forces returning from Troy encounters the Cyclops, the beautiful sorceress Circe and more, as he tries to ward off the anger of the gods
The sirens by Bernard Evslin( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the origins of the sirens, half-women, half-birds, who lured sailors to their deaths with their irresistible voices, and relates their encounter with Ulysses
Heroes & monsters of Greek myth by Bernard Evslin( Book )

11 editions published between 1967 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of all the great tales of Greek mythology in language that is simple, swift and highly dramatic
The Hydra by Bernard Evslin( Book )

2 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the myth of the hundred-headed creature which was slain by the hero Hercules
Jason and the Argonauts by Bernard Evslin( Book )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ekion, the son of Hermes, relates how he came to be one of Jason's Argonauts and the adventures they shared in search of the Golden Fleece
Cerberus by Bernard Evslin( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the Greek myth about the three-headed dog who was employed to guard the portals of the Underworld
The sphinx by Bernard Evslin( Book )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the myth of the Sphinx, a monster with a lion's body, an eagle's wings, and a woman's head
Greeks bearing gifts : the epics of Achilles and Ulysses by Bernard Evslin( Book )

7 editions published between 1969 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epic tales of Achilles and the Trojan War and of Ulysses' long odyssey back to Ithaca bring into play the greatest heroes, gods, and demons of Greek mythology: Zeus, Athena, Hera, Aphrodite, Paris, Hector, Ajax, Cressida, the Cyclops, Circe, Scylla and Charybdis, the Sirens and more. And they are all brought vividly to life in this new - and often witty - retelling of The Iliad and The Odyssey
Hecate by Bernard Evslin( Book )

2 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the myth of the goddess of the underworld known for her witchcraft and black magic
Scylla and Charybdis by Bernard Evslin( Book )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the origins of the monsters who lived on either side of the Strait of Messina, wreaking havoc on sailors seeking passage
The furies by Bernard Evslin( Book )

2 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the myths associated with the terrible goddesses of vengeance who lived in Hades and punished people for every kind of crime
The chimaera by Bernard Evslin( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young hero Bellerophon sets out to conquer the fire-breathing chimera and win the hand of Queen Anteia. The eighty-eight illustrations are all works of art covering several centuries
Hercules by Bernard Evslin( Book )

6 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in English and Sinhalese and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the adventures of the demi-god Hercules as he struggles to accomplish seemingly impossible tasks
The green hero : early adventures of Finn McCool by Bernard Evslin( Book )

7 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the early exploits of the legendary Finn MacCool before he went on to become a great Irish hero
The Trojan War by Bernard Evslin( Book )

12 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives an account of the events leading up to the Trojan War and the famous city of Troy
 
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The Cyclopes
Alternative Names
Bernard Evslin American writer

Bernard Evslin Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1922-1993)

Bernard Evslin écrivain américain

Bernard Evslin escriptor estatunidenc

Bernard Evslin escritor estadounidense

Bernard Evslin yhdysvaltalainen kirjailija

Evslin, Bud

엡슬린, 버나드

エヴスリン, B.

エヴスリン, バーナード

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The CyclopesThe Greek godsThe adventures of UlyssesHeroes & monsters of Greek mythCerberusThe furiesThe Trojan War