WorldCat Identities

Rounds, Glen 1906-2002

Overview
Works: 244 works in 604 publications in 5 languages and 55,823 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Humor  Tongue twisters  Poetry  Tall tales  History  Legends  Biography 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ10.3.R76, E
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Most widely held works by Glen Rounds
The blind colt by Glen Rounds( Book )

29 editions published between 1941 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 1,749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the adventures of a blind colt as he roams with a band of mustangs and is eventually adopted and trained as a saddle horse by ten-year-old Whitey
Ol' Paul, the mighty logger : being a true account of the seemingly incredible exploits and inventions of the great Paul Bunyan by Glen Rounds( Book )

23 editions published between 1936 and 1988 in English and held by 1,666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten tales of Paul Bunyan including how he built the Rockies, how the rain fell up one evening, and how Paul stops a river from whistling
A twister of twists, a tangler of tongues; tongue twisters by Alvin Schwartz( Book )

18 editions published between 1972 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of tongue twisters, both traditional and new in prose and verse
Tall tale America : a legendary history of our humorous heroes by Walter Blair( Book )

15 editions published between 1944 and 1951 in English and German and held by 1,348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The stories of American tall tale heroes--Johnny Appleseed, Paul Bunyan, Pecos Bill, and others
Whoppers : tall tales and other lies by Alvin Schwartz( Book )

7 editions published between 1975 and 1994 in English and held by 1,333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of tall tales involving animals, the weather, narrow escapes, and many other topics
Sod houses on the Great Plains by Glen Rounds( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 1,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first homesteaders on the Great Plains found an almost treeless land, so had to use the prairie sod as building material
The three billy goats Gruff by Glen Rounds( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 1,172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the folktale about three billy goats who trick a troll that lives under a bridge
Cowboys by Glen Rounds( Book )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 1,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a cowboy from sunup to bedtime as he rounds up cattle, kills a rattlesnake, and plays cards in the bunkhouse after dinner
Cross your fingers, spit in your hat; superstitions and other beliefs by Alvin Schwartz( Book )

6 editions published between 1974 and 1994 in English and held by 1,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Superstitions about such topics as love and marriage, money, ailents, travel, the weather, and death
Folklore of the great West : selections from eighty-three years of the Journal of American folklore by John Greenway( Book )

3 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 1,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections are from eighty-three years of the Journal of American Folklore
Tomfoolery: trickery and foolery with words by Alvin Schwartz( Book )

7 editions published between 1973 and 1994 in English and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Entertain friends with these riddles, wisecracks, and practical jokes
Blind outlaw by Glen Rounds( Book )

7 editions published in 1980 in English and French and held by 945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A blind outlaw horse is tamed by a boy who can not speak
Once we had a horse by Glen Rounds( Book )

3 editions published between 1971 and 1996 in English and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Several children who live on a ranch in Montana spend the summer playing with a gentle old horse which had been left in their yard
I know an old lady who swallowed a fly by Glen Rounds( Book )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cumulative folk song in which the solution proves worse than the predicament when an old lady swallows a fly
Witcracks: jokes and jests from American folklore by Alvin Schwartz( Book )

8 editions published between 1973 and 1993 in English and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history and gives examples of puns, shaggy-dog stories, and other jokes from American humor of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries
Haunt Fox by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )

6 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in English and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is the story of a Red Fox, of a boy and a dog who hunted him, and of the wilderness where it all happened."
Three little pigs and the big bad wolf by Glen Rounds( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and German and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the adventures of three little pigs who leave home to seek their fortunes and how they deal with the big bad wolf
Stolen pony by Glen Rounds( Book )

11 editions published between 1948 and 2001 in English and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When horse thieves observe that a dog that is the constant companion of their newly "acquired" spotted pony is actually the animal's Seeing-Eye dog, they turn them both loose in the Badlands
Squash pie by Wilson Gage( Book )

4 editions published between 1976 and 1980 in English and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who stole the main ingredient for the farmer's favorite pie?
Beaver by Glen Rounds( Book )

3 editions published between 1976 and 2000 in English and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, diet, and nighttime activities of the beaver, an expert swimmer and builder
 
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Sod houses on the Great Plains
Alternative Names
Glen Rounds author and illustrator

Rounds, Glen Harold 1906-2002

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Ol' Paul, the mighty logger : being a true account of the seemingly incredible exploits and inventions of the great Paul BunyanWhoppers : tall tales and other liesSod houses on the Great PlainsThe three billy goats GruffCowboysOnce we had a horseI know an old lady who swallowed a flyHaunt Fox