WorldCat Identities

Leach, Maria

Overview
Works: 40 works in 217 publications in 4 languages and 11,454 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Juvenile works  Folklore  Humor  Quotations  Fiction  Ghost stories  Riddles 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Compiler
Classifications: GR35, 398.03
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Maria Leach
Funk & Wagnalls standard dictionary of folklore, mythology and legend by Maria Leach( Book )

89 editions published between 1817 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 4,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains over 4000 entries about folk stories and songs, gods, heroes, fairies and demons, angels and devils, ogres, guardian spirits, witches, vampires and zombies of many cultures
The thing at the foot of the bed : and other scary tales by Maria Leach( Book )

23 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in English and held by 1,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of ghost stories originating in folk tales told the world over
Whistle in the graveyard: folktales to chill your bones by Maria Leach( Book )

7 editions published between 1974 and 1983 in English and held by 962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of folktales from around the world about ghosts, bogeys, witches, and other haunts
The rainbow book of American folk tales and legends by Maria Leach( Book )

7 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of folk tales and legends, including Paul Bunyon; Johnny Appleseed; Davy Crockett; Casey Jones; Billy the Kid; and Jesse James
Noodles, nitwits, and numskulls by Maria Leach( Book )

11 editions published between 1961 and 1979 in English and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief silly stories, jokes and riddles from the folklore of many lands
Riddle me, riddle me, ree by Maria Leach( Book )

6 editions published between 1970 and 1977 in English and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Riddles from all areas of the world are grouped under such topics as mankind, animals, plants, and the universe
How the people sang the mountains up; how and why stories by Maria Leach( Book )

3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of legends, fables and anecdotes from diverse cultures, grouped by subject
God had a dog; folklore of the dog by Maria Leach( Book )

11 editions published between 1961 and 1980 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The soup stone : the magic of familiar things by Maria Leach( Book )

5 editions published in 1954 in English and German and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The magic of familiar things
The beginning : creation myths around the world by Maria Leach( Book )

4 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lion sneezed : folktales and myths of the cat by Maria Leach( Book )

3 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes twenty folktales as well as proverbs and sayings about different kinds of cats
The luck book by Maria Leach( Book )

5 editions published between 1964 and 1996 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These are just a few of the superstitions about luck--good or bad--gathered here from all over the world
The turnspit dog by Maria Leach( Book )

4 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Standard dictionary of folklore, mythology and legend by Funk & Wagnalls Company( Book )

in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noodles, nitwits, and numbskulls by Maria Leach( Book )

2 editions published between 1958 and 1961 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wicked wit of insults( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De l'importance d'avoir de l'esprit : aphorismes, insultes et traits d'esprit by Oscar Wilde( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in French and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Funk & Wagnalls standard dictionary of folklore, mythology and legend. Vol. 2( Book )

1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Funk & Wagnall's standard dictionary of folklore, mythology, and legend. New ed( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Key to countries, regions, cultures, culture areas, peoples, tribes, and ethnic groups
Dictionary of folklore, mythology and legend( Book )

in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Funk & Wagnalls standard dictionary of folklore, mythology and legend
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English (182)

French (3)

German (1)

Japanese (1)

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