WorldCat Identities

McCrea, Ruth

Overview
Works: 71 works in 122 publications in 1 language and 5,552 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Christmas stories  Literature  Christmas fiction  Fairy tales  Biographies  Christian fiction  Stories, plots, etc  Operas 
Roles: Composer
Classifications: PS3117, FIC
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Most widely held works about Ruth McCrea
 
Most widely held works by Ruth McCrea
What I like about toads by Judy Hawes( Book )

6 editions published between 1969 and 1972 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A youngster tells why he likes toads, especially the one in his garden, and reminds us that a single toad can eat 10,000 insects and 2,000 cutworms in a summer
The Ringling Brothers by Molly Cone( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief biography of the seven Ringling Brothers emphasizing the beginning and development of their famous circus
I became alone : five women poets, Sappho, Louise Labé, Ann Bradstreet, Juana Ines de la Cruz, Emily Dickinson by Judith Thurman( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores five women poets, ranging from Sappho to Emily Dickinson, through brief biographies and selections of their poetry
Journey between worlds by Sylvia Engdahl( Book )

7 editions published between 1970 and 2007 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To prove her independence to her boyfriend, Melinda decides to go to Mars on a pleasure trip--an impromptu decision that changes her entire way of life
Stories of Gilbert and Sullivan operas by Clyde Robert Bulla( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief history of the Gilbert and Sullivan partnership is followed by retellings in prose of eleven of their operas. Lyrics to the operas are included at the back
The magic tree by James McCrea( Book )

3 editions published between 1965 and 1968 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespearean sallies, sullies, and slanders : insults for all occasions by William Shakespeare( Book )

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phrases from Shakespeare to fit any situation where a witty retort is desired
Cockroaches: here, there, and everywhere by Laurence Pringle( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief introduction to one of the world's most durable insect species that has survived over 300 million years and thrives almost anywhere in the world
Computers by Jane Jonas Srivastava( Book )

2 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An easy-to-read explanation of the way a computer works and what it does
Japanese fairy tales by Lafcadio Hearn( Book )

1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 20 fairy tales from Japan including "Chin-Chin Kobakama," "The Serpent with Eight Heads," and "The Tea-Kettle."
The story of Olaf by James McCrea( Book )

6 editions published between 1913 and 1965 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gentle Olaf proves his bravery and solves the problem of dealing with two dragons. Grades 1-3
Men of ideas by John J Loeper( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief biographies and summaries of the major ideas of twenty-three philosophers from Socrates to Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Includes quotations from their works
The courage of Kazan by Barbara K Walker( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts how a timid shepherd becomes a hero
Can I help how I feel? by Carl V Morrison( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses case histories to illustrate the distressful emotions of young people such as anger, depression, envy, fear of competition, and other confusions of growing up
The story of the other wise man by Henry Van Dyke( Book )

3 editions published between 1952 and 1955 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of Artaban, the "fourth wise man," who sold all he possessed and bought three jewels to present to the Christ-child. He helped people while on his search for the new-born Messiah, and fulfilled his goal on the day of Christ's Crucifixion. Artaban could not have predicted how his eventful journey would end
The birds by James McCrea( Book )

3 editions published between 1966 and 1980 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The birds look for the thief who stole the umbrella
Poetry with Pleasure by Laurence A Kirkpatrick( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ABC of canapés by Edna Beilenson( Book )

1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple Jewish cookery by Edna Beilenson( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ABC of herb & spice cookery( Book )

2 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.23 (from 0.15 for What I lik ... to 0.54 for The ABC of ...)

Journey between worlds
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Alternative Names
MacCrea, Ruth 1921-2016

McCrea, Ruth A.

McCrea, Ruth Pirman 1921-2016

Languages
English (53)