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Gaer, Joseph 1897-1969

Overview
Works: 175 works in 505 publications in 4 languages and 13,686 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography  Legends  Biography‡vApocryphal and legendary literature  Folklore  History  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Apocryphal and legendary literature  Quotations  Biography 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: BL80, 290
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joseph Gaer
How the great religions began by Joseph Gaer ( Book )
50 editions published between 1929 and 1981 in 4 languages and held by 1,807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What the faiths of the world are, and how they came to be
What the great religions believe by Joseph Gaer ( Book )
11 editions published between 1963 and 1989 in English and held by 1,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explains the major beliefs of 11 religions: Hinduism, Buddism, Jainism, Confucianism, Taoism, Shintoism, Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Zoroastrianism, Zen- Buddism. Following the explanations of the founder of each religion, he presents selections from its sacred literature. Selections are well chosen to illustrate the beauty of the writings and to further explain the religious and philosophic teachings of that particular faith
Holidays around the world by Joseph Gaer ( Book )
3 editions published between 1953 and 1954 in English and held by 1,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An account of the celebrations and ceremonials of the five great religions -- Buddhism, Judaism, Hinduism, Christianity, and Mohammedanism
The fables of India by Joseph Gaer ( Book )
3 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Here are stories from long ago of animals and people who were both wise and foolish. Grades 5 and up
The lore of the Old Testament by Joseph Gaer ( Book )
5 editions published between 1951 and 1966 in English and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lore of the New Testament by Joseph Gaer ( Book )
4 editions published between 1952 and 1966 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The wisdom of the living religions by Joseph Gaer ( Book )
14 editions published between 1956 and 1966 in English and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first round; the story of the CIO Political action committee by Joseph Gaer ( Book )
11 editions published in 1944 in English and Spanish and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Puritan heritage; America's roots in the Bible by Joseph Gaer ( Book )
9 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adventures of Rama; the story of the great Hindu epic Ramayana by Vālmīki ( Book )
5 editions published between 1954 and 1956 in English and Undetermined and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The retelling of the epic Hindu story of Ramayana, his battles and friends
Bret Harte; bibliography and biographical data by Joseph Gaer ( Book )
14 editions published between 1900 and 1968 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ambrose Gwinett Bierce, bibliography and biographical data by Joseph Gaer ( Book )
22 editions published between 1935 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Our Jewish heritage by Joseph Gaer ( Book )
8 editions published between 1957 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frank Norris (Benjamin Franklin Norris) bibliography and biographical data by Joseph Gaer ( Book )
18 editions published between 1934 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The theatre of the gold rush decade in San Francisco by Joseph Gaer ( Book )
9 editions published between 1933 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bibliography of California literature; fiction of the gold-rush period, drama of the gold-rush period, poetry of the gold-rush period by Joseph Gaer ( Book )
6 editions published between 1935 and 1970 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jack London; bibliography and biographical data by Joseph Gaer ( Book )
8 editions published between 1934 and 1970 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Upton Sinclair; bibliography and biographical data by Joseph Gaer ( Book )
14 editions published between 1935 and 1971 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Everybody's weather by Joseph Gaer ( Book )
7 editions published between 1944 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The legend of the Wandering Jew by Joseph Gaer ( Book )
8 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Fishman, Joseph, 1897-1969
Gaer, Joseph, 1897-
Gaer, Yossef, 1897-1969
Gaʾir, Jūzif.
Gaʾir, Jūzif, 1897-1969
Giʾir, Jūzif.
Giʾir, Jūzif, 1897-1969
Kǣ, Čhē.
Kǣ, Čhē., 1897-1969
Yossef Gaes.
Yossef Gaes, 1897-1969
Languages
English (217)
Dutch (2)
Spanish (1)
Persian (1)