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Ripley, Elizabeth

Overview
Works: 42 works in 163 publications in 3 languages and 7,377 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography  Comparative studies  Exhibition catalogs  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Illustrated works  Catalogs  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: ND623.R2, 927.5
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Most widely held works about Elizabeth Ripley
 
Most widely held works by Elizabeth Ripley
Leonardo da Vinci, a biography by Elizabeth Ripley( Book )

11 editions published between 1952 and 1962 in 3 languages and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The inclusion of reproductions of the drawings and paintings being discussed on each facing page of text lend a sense of immediacy to this brief ... biography of the great Renaissance painter, point up his scientific as well as aritistic genius
Michelangelo : a biography by Elizabeth Ripley( Book )

10 editions published between 1953 and 1955 in English and Undetermined and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Renaissance sculptor, painter, architect, and poet, whose greatest work may have been the Sistine Chapel in Rome's St. Peter's Cathedral
Raphael : a biography by Elizabeth Ripley( Book )

7 editions published in 1961 in English and Undetermined and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of the artist that includes a discussion of his artistic development and the times in which he lived and worked. Includes 44 color illustrations of Raphael's works
Picasso; a biography by Elizabeth Ripley( Book )

12 editions published in 1959 in English and Undetermined and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes about 35 illustrations in color
Rembrandt, a biography by Elizabeth Ripley( Book )

6 editions published in 1955 in English and Undetermined and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Rembrandt, presented through a series of his paintings and brief episodes in his life which are thus represented
Winslow Homer, a biography by Elizabeth Ripley( Book )

3 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reproductions of Winslow's work face the pages of text in this biography of a painter "from his childhood in Cambridge [Massachusetts] through his days during the Civil War as an artist for 'Harper's Weekly,' his early years in New York and his visits to France and England [up] to his final happy years in Prout's Neck in Maine."
Botticelli, a biography by Elizabeth Ripley( Book )

12 editions published in 1960 in English and Undetermined and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the life and times of Florentine painter Boticelli, with accompanying black and white reproductions of his works
Dürer, a biography by Elizabeth Ripley( Book )

9 editions published between 1958 and 1959 in English and German and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

IN THIS BIOGRAPHY FOR YOUNG PEOPLE, THE AUTHOR INTRODUCES DURER THROUGH HIS SELF PORTRAIT MADE AT THE AGE OF 13. THE READER THEN FOLLOWS HIS LIFE THROUGH HIS EARLY STRUGGLES, HIS MARRIAGE, AND HIS ITALIAN JOURNEYS. OPPOSITE EACH PAGE OF TEXT IS A REPRODUCTION OF A PICTURE, DRAWING OR ENGRAVING WHICH ILLUMINATED THE STORY
Goya, a biography by Elizabeth Ripley( Book )

4 editions published in 1956 in English and Undetermined and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and works of a Spanish painter who loved children and spent much of his time painting them. Grades 7-9
Rubens, a biography by Elizabeth Ripley( Book )

11 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This biography shows Rubens working and studying in Italy and follows the development of his distinctive style, which became a strong influence on the French and English painters of the following century
Titian : a biography by Elizabeth Ripley( Book )

8 editions published in 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Devoted to a detailed description of Titian's adult life as an artist, with a few introductory paragraphs about his boyhood and little about his personal life; text is accompanied by relevant black and white reproductions of the artist's paintings
Gainsborough, a biography by Elizabeth Ripley( Book )

9 editions published in 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells of Gainsborough's life in London, his move to the country, his marriage to Margaret Burr and his friendship with wealthy Philip Thicknesse, who recognized his talent and made him a popular painter. A painting faces each page of text
Velazquez by Elizabeth Ripley( Book )

3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of Velazquez, court painter to Philip IV of Spain. Grades 6-8
Copley; a biography by Elizabeth Ripley( Book )

6 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the New England portrait painter who gained fame in both the colonies and England. Illustrated with reproductions of his works, and includes information on the subjects of his paintings
Hokusai : a biography by Elizabeth Ripley( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of the eighteenth-century Japanese artist whose many sketches, prints, and paintings of flowers, animals, and landscapes brought him lasting fame and popularity
The pocket guide to the afterlife : 91 place death might take you by Augusta Moore( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"You've planned your sweet sixteen, your wedding, and your retirement party. You've even planned your funeral. But what are you going to do afterward? Here are 91 exotic places you might land in the afterlife, according to the world's most colorful religions. Filled with handy diagrams, illustrations, and surprising facts about 40 world religions"--Publishers description
Counting-out rhymes by Carl Withers( Book )

5 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nearly one hundred traditional number rhymes and game formulas
Nothing but nonsense by Elizabeth Ripley( Book )

1 edition published in 1943 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The pocket guide to the afterlife : 91 place death might take you
Alternative Names
Ripley, Eizabeth Blake 1906-1969

Ripley, Elisabeth 1906-1969

ריפלי, אליזבט

ריפלי, אליזבת

Languages
English (106)

German (2)

Hebrew (2)

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