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Sechrist, Elizabeth Hough 1903-1991

Overview
Works: 29 works in 134 publications in 1 language and 9,015 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Poetry  Easter music  Drama  Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Nursery rhymes 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Elizabeth Hough Sechrist
Christmas everywhere : a book of Christmas customs of many lands by Elizabeth Hough Sechrist( Book )

29 editions published between 1931 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For other editions, see Author Catalog
Red letter days : a book of holiday customs by Elizabeth Hough Sechrist( Book )

15 editions published between 1940 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This history of American holidays deals with religious holidays, those that are identified with our early history and those that are associated with Old World customs. Included is brief discussion of other special days, list of Jewish holidays and prinicipal festivals of Orthodox and Roman Catholic Church
One thousand poems for children by Elizabeth Hough Sechrist( Book )

7 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Divided into poems for younger and older children, with ten classifications in each group
It's time for Easter by Elizabeth Hough Sechrist( Book )

8 editions published between 1961 and 1968 in English and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes customs, legends, music, poems, and stories about or related to the Easter holiday
Poems for red letter days by Elizabeth Hough Sechrist( Book )

4 editions published between 1951 and 1985 in English and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems for months of the year and holidays are here presented through the words of English speaking poets
It's time for Christmas by Elizabeth Hough Sechrist( Book )

5 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poetry, stories, customs, traditions and history with emphasis on the Christian aspects
It's time for Thanksgiving by Elizabeth Hough Sechrist( Book )

7 editions published between 1957 and 1999 in English and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of stories, plays, poems, games, and recipes
Heigh-ho for Halloween! by Elizabeth Hough Sechrist( Book )

5 editions published between 1948 and 1996 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of stories, poems, plays, games and directions for parties
13 ghostly yarns by Elizabeth Hough Sechrist( Book )

10 editions published between 1932 and 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a highly-recommended selection f stories from the classics - most with humor thrown in
New plays for red letter days by Elizabeth Hough Sechrist( Book )

1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The authors present twenty-five original, non-royalty, easy-to-produce plays in which the keynote is simplicity of costume and setting. Covers plays for important celebrations, special weeks, days of historical significance, and such up to date observances as Brotherhood Week, United Nations' Day and Book Week
It's time for story hour by Elizabeth Hough Sechrist( Book )

2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of modern and traditional fairy tales
Once in the first times; folk tales from the Philippines by Elizabeth Hough Sechrist( Book )

7 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of fifty-one folktales from the Philippine Islands which tell of the animals, customs, and beliefs of the early Filipino people
It's time for brotherhood by Elizabeth Hough Sechrist( Book )

4 editions published between 1962 and 1973 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the various religious and secular organizations and the many leaders that have worked to promote world-wide brotherhood
Terribly strange tales by Elizabeth Hough Sechrist( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-two tales of mystery by such writers as Steven Crane, Charles Dickens, Saki, James Thurber, and Guy de Maupassant
Merry meet again; poems for small children to recite by Elizabeth Hough Sechrist( Book )

3 editions published between 1941 and 1971 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of simple rhymes, holiday poems, and poems for school recitations by various English and American poets
Christmas everywhere by Elizabeth Hough Sechrist( Book )

5 editions published between 1931 and 1936 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's time to give a play : new plays for all occasions by Janette Woolsey( Book )

1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-six easy-to-produce plays dramatize historical events, community living, and the observance of some holidays. Grades 1-5 and adults
A little book of Hallowe'en by Elizabeth Hough Sechrist( Book )

2 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pirates and pigeons, famous stories of boyhood years by Elizabeth Hough Sechrist( Book )

2 editions published in 1933 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rufie had a monkey! by Elizabeth Hough Sechrist( Book )

1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Christmas everywhere : a book of Christmas customs of many lands
Alternative Names
Sechrist, E. 1903-1991

Sechrist, Elizabeth.

Sechrist, Elizabeth H.

Sechrist, Elizabeth H. 1903-

Sechrist, Elizabeth H. 1903-1991

Sechrist, Elizabeth Hough, 1903-

Languages
English (115)

Covers
It's time for Thanksgiving