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Picard, Barbara Leonie

Overview
Works: 108 works in 352 publications in 3 languages and 8,475 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Juvenile works  Fiction  Epic poetry, Greek  Epic poetry  Study guides  Folklore  Illustrated works  History  Dictionaries 
Roles: Author, Editor, Adapter, Illustrator, Other
Classifications: PA4025.A5, 883.01
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Most widely held works about Barbara Leonie Picard
 
Most widely held works by Barbara Leonie Picard
The Iliad of Homer by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )

20 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in English and Japanese and held by 1,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For nine long years the Greeks had been at war with Troy. They had come to win back Helen, the wife of Greek King Menelaus, whom Paris, son of the king of Troy had stolen from him. The Iliad tells of the tenth year of war when Achilles quarrels with King Agamemnon, with disastrous consequences for the Greeks
The Odyssey of Homer by Homer( Book )

30 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic story in Greek mythology of Odysseus' heroic adventures and long journey home
French legends, tales and fairy stories by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )

21 editions published between 1954 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales of the epic French heroes, courtly tales from the middle ages and various legends from the French provinces, retold in colloquial English. Suggested level: primary, intermediate, secondary
The faun and the woodcutter's daughter by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )

11 editions published between 1950 and 1996 in English and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourteen original fairy tales. Grades 5-8
Stories of King Arthur and his knights by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )

20 editions published between 1955 and 1979 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-seven stories of King Arthur. Grades 6-8
The Provensen book of fairy tales by Alice Provensen( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folklore
Tales of ancient Persia by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )

8 editions published between 1972 and 1993 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Persian legends of valor and heroism taken from the first part of Firdausi's Shah-Hama, and epic poem covering the history of Persia through the seventh century
German hero-sagas and folk-tales by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )

1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales of the Norse gods by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of twenty tales, bringing to life the Norse gods, including Odin, Thor, Freya, and Loki
The mermaid and the simpleton by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )

8 editions published between 1949 and 1970 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fairy stories that have a something of laughter, tears and simplicity all mixed up together
Tales of the British people by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )

9 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nine legendary tales brought to the British Isles by the different people who settled there. Grades 6-8
Hero-tales from the British Isles by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )

13 editions published between 1963 and 1976 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lady of the linden tree by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )

9 editions published between 1954 and 1969 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of fairy tales set in various regimes of the world-Europe, the Middle East and the Orient
Tales of the Norse gods and heroes by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )

14 editions published between 1953 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-five tales and legends of the Norse gods and heroes, retold for children
The goldfinch garden : seven tales by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )

4 editions published between 1963 and 1970 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven original fairy tales imbued with the traditional goodness, honor, and romance
The Tower & the traitors by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )

7 editions published between 1961 and 1976 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories of the Tudor and Stuart prisoners of the Tower of London and why they were imprisoned. Includes Thomas More, Anne Boleyn, Katheryn Howard, Walter Raleigh, Thomas Overbury, Thomas Blood, James Scott, Duke of Monmouth, and George, Baron Jeffreys, William Maxwell, Earl of Nithsdale
Lost John : a young outlaw in the Forest of Arden by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )

5 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While King Richard is away fighting the crusades, outlaws reign in the forests of England. Lost John wanders in the Forest of Arden, having left his usurping stepfather at home and looking for the man who killed his father, until he joins a band of outlaws led by Sir Ralph, who becomes a new father figure for him
The midsummer bride by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alaric marries Catherine of the Fairy people and he must love her with all of his being to keep her
The encyclopaedia of myths & legends of all nations by Herbert Spencer Robinson( Book )

22 editions published between 1962 and 1977 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published by Doubleday and Co. in 1950
The Iliad & Odyssey of Homer by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )

3 editions published between 1952 and 1986 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Odyssey of Homer
Alternative Names
Barbara Leonie Picard British children's writer

Barbara Leonie Picard Brits schrijfster (1917-2011)

Picard, B. 1917-2011

Picard, Barbara 1917-2011

Picard, Barbara L. 1917-2011

Pīkārd, Bārbārā Liʿūnī 1917-

Pīkārd, Bārbārā Liʿūnī 1917-2011

ピカード, バーバラ・レオニ

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The Odyssey of HomerFrench legends, tales and fairy storiesTales of the Norse godsThe midsummer bride