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Blishen, Edward 1920-1996

Overview
Works: 148 works in 589 publications in 5 languages and 11,508 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Poetry  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Dictionaries  History  Legends  Science fiction  Interviews 
Roles: Editor, Author, Interviewer, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: PR1175.3, B
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Oxford Book of Poetry for Children by Edward Blishen( Book )

32 editions published between 1963 and 1996 in English and German and held by 1,884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 170 poems divided into 17 categories
The god beneath the sea by Leon Garfield( Book )

39 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account, based on Greek myths, of the beginning of the world and the forces that rule the universe and the destiny of man
The thorny paradise : writers on writing for children by Edward Blishen( Book )

17 editions published between 1975 and 1982 in English and Japanese and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The golden shadow by Leon Garfield( Book )

27 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

YA. ADVENTURE STORIES. YA. Across the continents of the ancient world wandered the Storyteller, enchanting all who heard him with his wondrous tales of the gods. He longed for a glimpse of the all-powerful deities of his stories, and listened eagerly to those who had experiences such encounters. And interwoven with his journey is the story of Heracles - a magnificent story with all the intense drama and high tragedy of the Greek Myths. Ages 14+
Children's classics to read aloud by Edward Blishen( Book )

14 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of excerpts from classics in children's literature, including "Tom Sawyer," "The Secret Garden," and "Charlotte's Web."
Science fiction stories( Book )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of science fiction short stories and excerpts from longer works by a variety of authors including H.G. Wells, Jules Verne, and Isaac Asimov
Encyclopedia of education by Edward Blishen( Book )

5 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stand up Mr. Dickens : a Dickens anthology by Edward Blishen( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrays the life of the famed English novelist and describes how he entertained audiences by reading his stories aloud. Includes excerpts from "The Pickwick Papers," "Oliver Twist," "A Christmas Carol," "Dombey and Son," "David Copperfield," and "Great Expectations."
Junior Pears encyclopaedia by Edward Blishen( Book )

40 editions published between 1961 and 1995 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reference book of information in history, geography, science, technology, sports, the arts, law, famous people, and many other areas
The school that I'd like by Edward Blishen( Book )

16 editions published between 1969 and 1975 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Treasury of stories for six year olds by Edward Blishen( Book )

6 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of traditional and modern tales by such authors as Florence Botsford, Joel Chandler Harris, and the Brothers Grimm
A Treasury of stories for five year olds by Edward Blishen( Book )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of traditional and modern tales by such authors as Virginia Haviland, Margaret Mahy, and Edward Blishen
A Treasury of stories for seven year olds( Book )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of traditional and modern tales by such authors as Rudyard Kipling, Arthur Ransome, and Charles Perrault
A cackhanded war by Edward Blishen( Book )

8 editions published between 1972 and 1983 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blond's encyclopaedia of education by Edward Blishen( Book )

8 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Kingfisher treasury of stories for seven year olds( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of traditional and modern tales by such authors as Rudyard Kipling, Arthur Ransome, and Charles Perrault
This right soft lot by Edward Blishen( Book )

9 editions published between 1969 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More confident of his professional ability, a young teacher helps teenagers develop socially and emotionally
Roaring boys, a schoolmaster's agony by Edward Blishen( Book )

21 editions published between 1955 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young teacher at a secondary modern school finds himself confronted by all the tough, violent adolescence of the boys he is expected to teach
The Kingfisher treasury of stories for five year olds( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of traditional and modern tales by such authors as Virginia Haviland, Margaret Mahy, and Edward Blishen
Writers talk : Mongane Serote with Edward Blishen by Mongane Wally Serote( Visual )

13 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Topics discussed in the interview: --Black South African writing. --Poetry versus fiction. --Childhood reading. --The English language in African literature. --South Africa and the short story
 
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Oxford Book of Poetry for Children
Alternative Names
Blishen, E.

Blishen, E. 1920-1996

Edward Blishen englischer Schriftsteller

Edward Blishen schrijver uit Engeland (1920-1996)

エドワード・ブリッシェン

ブリッシェン, エドワード

Languages
English (312)

French (5)

Dutch (4)

German (2)

Japanese (2)

Covers
Children's classics to read aloudScience fiction storiesStand up Mr. Dickens : a Dickens anthologyA Treasury of stories for six year oldsA Treasury of stories for five year oldsA Treasury of stories for seven year oldsThe Kingfisher treasury of stories for seven year oldsThe Kingfisher treasury of stories for five year olds