WorldCat Identities

Ford, H. J. (Henry Justice) 1860-1941

Overview
Works: 238 works in 943 publications in 4 languages and 18,538 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fairy tales  Folklore  Fiction  History  Legends  Arthurian romances  Poetry  Textbooks  Juvenile works 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Composer, Lyricist, Translator
Classifications: PZ8.L15, 398.21
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Most widely held works by H. J Ford
The blue fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )

57 editions published between 1889 and 2015 in English and Hebrew and held by 1,304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of fairy tales from the folklore of France, Germany, Scandinavia, Scotland, and England
The yellow fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )

50 editions published between 1894 and 2012 in English and held by 1,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of forty-eight traditional fairy tales from the folklore of Hungary, Poland, Russia, Germany, France, Iceland, and America
The red fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )

44 editions published between 1890 and 2013 in English and held by 1,134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty-seven favorite fairy tales from the folklore of France, Germany, Russia and Scandinavia
The brown fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )

23 editions published between 1904 and 2012 in English and held by 1,131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty-two fairy tales from the folklore of Africa, Australia, Brazil, India, New Caledonia, and Persia
The green fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )

54 editions published between 1892 and 2012 in English and held by 1,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fairy tales from the folklore of France, Germany, Scotland, England, Italy, and one from China
The violet fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )

37 editions published between 1901 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty-five fairy tales from the folklore of Japan, Serbia, Lithuania, Africa, Portugal, Romania, and Russia
The orange fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )

24 editions published between 1906 and 2012 in English and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty-three fairy tales from the folklore of Rhodesia, Uganda, and the American Indian
The pink fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )

33 editions published between 1897 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of more than thirty fairy tales gathered from all over the world
The grey fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )

27 editions published between 1900 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of thirty-five fairy tales from the folklore of Lithuania, Africa, Germany, Greece, and France
The crimson fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )

24 editions published between 1903 and 2013 in English and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of fairy tales translated or adapted from Russia, East Europe, Italy, Finland, Iceland, Japan, Tunisia, and Portugal
The lilac fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )

25 editions published between 1910 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A large number of the tales - including a variation on the beauty and the beast story called "brown bear of Norway" - are from Irish sources; the welsh mabinogion provided the Arthurian legend of "the winning of Olwen"; and other tales are from the more exotic traditions of India, Portugal, Brittany, and Scandinavia
The olive fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )

26 editions published between 1907 and 2012 in English and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-nine tales from the folklore of Turkey, India, Denmark, Armenia, the Sudan and the pen of Anatole France
The Arabian nights entertainments by Andrew Lang( Book )

22 editions published between 1898 and 1969 in English and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of tales told by Scheherazade to save herself and other young girls from death at the Sultan's hands
A World of fairy tales by Andrew Lang( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of fairy tales from the folk literature of such countries as Romania, Japan, Scotland, Spain, and Zimbabwe
A history of England by C. R. L Fletcher( Book )

11 editions published between 1911 and 1934 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1911 volume offers a vividly illustrated edition of Kipling's unique take on English history
The blue poetry book by Andrew Lang( Book )

11 editions published between 1891 and 1967 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of the popular works of British poets Scott, Browning, Blake, Wordsworth and others. Includes a few Scottish and American poets
King Arthur : tales of the Round Table by Andrew Lang( Book )

5 editions published between 1967 and 2009 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales of King Arthur, his heroic knights and the romantic residents of Camelot
The book of romance by Andrew Lang( Book )

16 editions published between 1902 and 2012 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Andrew Lang prismatic series, this is the "Book of Romance", a most attractive selection of what the editor calls "fairy-tales grown up," the Round Table romances and similar stories, with colored pictures and line pictures by H. J . Ford-making a book for the reside dreaming of romantic curly-heads, who will be unaware that they are learning the lore of their race instead of being bored by the lore of Greeks, Romans, and Hebrews. This book is fully illustrated and annotated with a rare extensive biographical sketch of the author, Andrew Lang, written by Sir Edmund Gosse, CB, a contemporary poet and writer. Contents: Tales Of The Round Table The Quest Of The Holy Graal The Fight For The Queen The Fair Maid Of Astolat Lancelot And Guenevere The End Of It All The Battle Of Roncevalles The Pursuit Of Diarmid Some Adventures Of William Short Nose The Story Of Robin Hood The Story Of Grettir The Strong
The red book of animal stories by Andrew Lang( Book )

14 editions published between 1899 and 2012 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of true and fictional tales from various sources about wild, domestic, and mythical animals
The animal story book by Andrew Lang( Book )

14 editions published between 1896 and 2011 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short stories, anecdotes, fables, and folktales involving animals from various authors and traditions
 
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The blue fairy book
Alternative Names
Ford, H. J.

Ford, H. J. 1860-1941

Ford, Henry.

Ford, Henry 1860-1941

Ford, Henry J.

Ford, Henry J. 1860-1941

Ford, Henry J. (Henry Justice), 1860-1941

Ford, Henry Justice 1860-1941

Henry Justice Ford

Henry Justice Ford British artist

Languages
English (526)

Chinese (3)

Spanish (1)

Hebrew (1)

Covers
The yellow fairy bookThe red fairy bookThe brown fairy bookThe green fairy bookThe violet fairy bookThe orange fairy bookThe pink fairy bookThe grey fairy book