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Colum, Padraic 1881-1972

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Most widely held works by Padraic Colum
The Golden Fleece and the heroes who lived before Achilles by Padraic Colum( Book )

65 editions published between 1921 and 2013 in English and held by 3,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the cycle of myths about the Argonauts and the quest for the Golden Fleece, as well as the tales of the Creation of Heaven and Earth, the labors of Hercules, and the battle between Theseus and the Minotaur
The children of Odin by Padraic Colum( Book )

60 editions published between 1920 and 2016 in English and held by 2,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the Norse sagas about Odin, Freya, Thor, Loki and the other gods and goddesses who lived in Asgard before the dawn of history
The Children's Homer: the adventures of Odysseus and the tale of Troy by Padraic Colum( Book )

37 editions published between 1918 and 2013 in English and held by 2,070 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the events of the Trojan War and the wanderings of Odysseus based on Homer's Iliad and Odyssey
An anthology of Irish verse : the poetry of Ireland from mythological times to the present by Padraic Colum( Book )

34 editions published between 1922 and 2009 in English and held by 1,566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arranged along national themes, the 181 poems in this unique anthology were expertly selected by the most esteemed Irish-American poet, professor and critic of his generation
Our friend James Joyce by Mary Colum( Book )

33 editions published between 1958 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete Grimm's fairy tales by Jacob Grimm( Book )

7 editions published between 1944 and 1983 in English and held by 1,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For almost two centuries, the stories of magic and myth gathered by the Brothers Grimm have been part of the way children -- and adults -- learn about the vagaries of the real world. Cinderella, Rapunzel, Snow-White, Hansel and Gretel, Little Red-Cap (a.k.a. Little Red Riding Hood), and Briar-Rose (a.k.a. Sleeping Beauty) are only a few of more than 200 enchanting characters included here. Lyrically translated and beautifully illustrated, the tales are presented just as Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm originally set them down: bold, primal, just frightening enough, and endlessly engaging
A treasury of Irish folklore; the stories, traditions, legends, humor, wisdom, ballads, and songs of the Irish people by Padraic Colum( Book )

17 editions published between 1954 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"300 stories. 30 songs."
Legends of Hawaii by Padraic Colum( Book )

34 editions published between 1937 and 1987 in English and Spanish and held by 1,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treasury of Irish folklore : the stories, traditions, legends, humor, wisdom, ballads, and songs of the Irish people by Padraic Colum( Book )

13 editions published between 1954 and 1967 in English and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roofs of gold : poems to read aloud by Padraic Colum( Book )

5 editions published between 1964 and 1966 in English and held by 993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of poems chosen for their striking imagery, picturesqueness, action and humor
The King of Ireland's son by Padraic Colum( Book )

64 editions published between 1916 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the adventures of the King of Ireland's eldest and wildest son, describing how he encounters an enchanter's daughter, the king of the cats, Gilly of the goat-skin, and numerous others
The adventures of Odysseus and the tale of Troy by Padraic Colum( Book )

53 editions published between 1918 and 2014 in English and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the events of the Trojan War and the wanderings of Odysseus based on Homer's Iliad and Odyssey
Dubliners by James Joyce( Book )

15 editions published between 1926 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This collection of 15 stories provides an introduction to the style and motifs found in Joyce's writing. The stories stand alone as individual scenes of Dublin society and are intertwined by the use of autobiography and symbolism." Shapiro. Fic for Youth. 3d edition
The Arabian nights : tales of wonder and magnificence by Padraic Colum( Book )

20 editions published between 1923 and 1966 in English and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from the over 600 stories which, according to legend, Shaharazad told a mighty king as a way to save the lives of the girls of her land. Includes stories of the voyages of Es-Sindibad, the magic horse, the wonderful lamp, and Ali Baba and the thieves
Between friends : letters of James Branch Cabell and others by James Branch Cabell( Book )

9 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters from many literary figures of the 1920's
Orpheus : myths of the world by Padraic Colum( Book )

13 editions published between 1930 and 2013 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a survey of world mythology by Padraic Column. Originally titled 'Orpheus, Myths of the World', later editions were retitled simply 'Myths of the World'
Selected short stories of Padraic Colum by Padraic Colum( Book )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exiles : a play in three acts by James Joyce( Book )

48 editions published between 1951 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this play a famous writer returns to Dublin after nine years of exile
A half-day's ride; or, Estates in Corsica by Padraic Colum( Book )

10 editions published between 1932 and 1969 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems by Padraic Colum( Book )

9 editions published in 1932 in English and Undetermined and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Golden Fleece and the heroes who lived before Achilles
Alternative Names
Collum, Padraic 1881-1972

Collumb, Patrick

Collumb, Patrick 1881-1972

Colm, Padraic Mac Cormac 1881-1972

Colum, Pádraig 1881-1972

Colum, Patrick 1881-1972

Menlock, Walter 1881-1972

Padraic Collum

Padraic Colum auteur irlandais

Pádraic Colum escriptor irlandès

Padraic Colum escritor irlandés

Padraic Colum, Gustave Flaubert

Padraic Colum irischer Schriftsteller

Padraic Colum poeta, romanziere e drammaturgo irlandese

Padraic Colum schrijver uit Ierland (1881-1972)

Padraic Columb

פדראיק קולום

פדראיק קולום סופר אירי

קולום, פדריק 1881-1972

ಪಾಡ್ರಿಕ್ ಕಾಲಂ

패드라익, 콜럼 1881-1972

コラム, P

コラム, パードリック

パードリック・コラム

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English (630)

Dutch (2)

Spanish (1)

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The children of OdinThe Children's Homer: the adventures of Odysseus and the tale of TroyAn anthology of Irish verse : the poetry of Ireland from mythological times to the presentThe complete Grimm's fairy talesLegends of HawaiiThe King of Ireland's sonThe adventures of Odysseus and the tale of TroyOrpheus : myths of the worldSelected short stories of Padraic Colum