WorldCat Identities

Leach, Maria

Overview
Works: 36 works in 134 publications in 4 languages and 9,196 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Reference works  Juvenile works  Riddles  Folklore  Ghost stories  Legends  Humor  Quotations  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Other
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 )

in English and held by 2,122 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 )

24 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in English and held by 1,097 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 944 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 916 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 )

13 editions published between 1958 and 1979 in English and held by 726 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 )

7 editions published between 1970 and 1977 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Riddles from all areas of the world are grouped under such topics as Mankind, Animals, Plants, and The Universe
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

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 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of legends, fables and anecdotes from diverse cultures, grouped by subject
The soup stone : the magic of familiar things by Maria Leach( Book )

5 editions published in 1954 in English and German and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 381 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 367 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 313 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 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published between 1949 and 1950 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume two contains some 4,000 world folklore terms : gods, heroes, tales, cu
The wicked wit of insults( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 34 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 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Soup Stone ... Decorations by Mamie Harmon ... The magic of familiar things by Maria Leach( Book )

3 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The magic of familiar things
No te acabes nunca by María Leach( Book )

3 editions published in 2017 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

¡Voy a ser mamá! ¿Y ahora qué? : Una guía para sobrevivir a esta emocionante etapa de forma sana, consciente y feliz, con los mejores consejos de la reconocida ginecóloga de Salud de la Mujer Dexeus by Sofía Fournier( )

1 edition published in 2017 in Spanish and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El momento de ver el test de embarazo positivo es mágico e indescriptible: te invade un torrente de emociones que no sabías ni que existían. El viaje acaba de empezar, te queda tanto por vivir, por experimentar, ¡por disfrutar! La primera ecografía, las primeras pataditas , los nervios al preparar la canastilla, la emoción de ponerte de parto... En total cuarenta semanas llenas de nuevas vivencias con un gran premio al final: tu bebé.En este libro, Sofía Fournier da respuesta a todas las dudas e incógnitas que surgen durante el embarazo de una forma directa y amena
I Can Resist Everything Except Temptation : the Wicked Wit of Oscar Wilde by Maria Leach( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A celebration of the virtuoso of well-turned phrases and the master of the studied insult - Oscar Wilde. It shows us why, over a hundred years after his death, people of every age and from different walks of life are drawn to Wilde's dazzling repartee and the wicked brilliance of his social observations
 
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English (109)

Spanish (4)

French (3)

German (1)

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