WorldCat Identities

Gál, László

Overview
Works: 59 works in 210 publications in 4 languages and 6,394 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fairy tales  Fiction  Mythological fiction  Folklore  Illustrated works  Folk tales  Folk literature  Young adult works  Legends 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Narrator, Creator
Classifications: PZ8.G882, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by László Gál
The enchanted tapestry : a Chinese folktale by Robert D San Souci( Book )

9 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the aid of a sorceress, young Li Ju seeks his mother's precious handmade tapestry held by the fairies of Sun Mountain
Iduna and the magic apples by Marianna Mayer( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The evil giant Thiassi vows to capture Iduna and her magic apples which give the gods on Valhalla everlasting life
Tales of the Far North by Eva Martin( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of fairy tales adapted from the French and English folklore tradition of Canada
The twelve dancing princesses by Jacob Grimm( Book )

12 editions published between 1979 and 1985 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of Die zertanzten Schuhe by the Brothers Grimm
The willow maiden by Meghan Collins( Book )

11 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and Swedish and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young farmer falls in love with a beautiful princess but discovers that she must live as a willow tree in spring and summer
Tiktala by Margaret Alison Shaw( Book )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and French and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the spirit guide changes her into a seal, Tiktala learns the ways of seals and how harmful humans can be
Pome & Peel : a Venetian tale by Amy Ehrlich( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peel risks his life to save his brother Pome's new bride from her father's evil curse
The spirit of the blue light by Marianna Mayer( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A soldier on his way home from the wars helps out a mysterious old man who rewards him by telling him where to find the magic blue light
Raven, creator of the world by Ronald Melzack( Book )

4 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of ten Eskimo legends that relate how Raven, a super-human being, created the world and animals and people
The moon painters, and other Estonian folk tales by Selve Maas( Book )

4 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A varied and entertaining collection of 15 tales
Sea witches by Joanne Robertson( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Scottish grandmother explains the legend behind an old superstition to her grandson: Always crumble your eggshells, else the seawitches will get them and turn them into boats, from which they will cause storms and shipwrecks on the oceans
Prince Ivan and the firebird : a Russian folk tale by László Gál( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prince Ivan sets out on a quest to find the Firebird that is stealing his father's golden apples, and encounters a grey wolf, the horse with the golden mane, and the Princess Elena, and triumphs over treachery and death
Cartier discovers the St. Lawrence by William Toye( Book )

5 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the three voyages to the New World made by a sixteenth century French navigator
Canadian fairy tales by Eva Martin( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in German and English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of stories drawn from British, French, and Irish traditions
The parrot : an Italian folktale by László Gál( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In order to protect a beautiful young woman he has loved from afar, a young prince "turns himself into a parrot and tells her a marvelous story, which he threatens to cut short if there are any interruptions."--Jacket
East of the sun & west of the moon by László Gál( Book )

9 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and German and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Moon, Father Forest, Great Fish of the Sea, and North Wind help a maiden rescue her true love from a troll princess in a faraway kingdom
A flask of sea water by P. K Page( Book )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young goatherd must fill a flask with sea water in order to win the hand of a princess. His adventures prove him a worthy successor to the king
Islands by Anne Smythe( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Laura knows the summer landscape of the lake, but today she is seeing it in winter for the first time. With gorgeous naturalistic detail, Gál captures the beauty of the Canadian wilderness, showing how the world shifts, yet remains the same as seasons change" Cf. Our choice, 1996-1997
Hans Christian Andersen's The little mermaid by Margaret Crawford Maloney( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little sea princess, longing to be human, trades her mermaid's tail for legs, hoping to win the love of a prince and earn an immortal soul for herself. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Dracula by Tim Wynne-Jones( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After discovering the double identity of the wealthy Transylvanian nobleman, Count Dracula, a small group of people vow to rid the world of the evil vampire
 
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Tiktala
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The parrot : an Italian folktaleEast of the sun & west of the moonIslandsHans Christian Andersen's The little mermaidDracula
Alternative Names
Gál, László

Gál, Lázló

Gal, Lazlo, 1933-2005

ガル, ラズロ

Languages
English (107)

German (5)

French (3)

Swedish (2)