WorldCat Identities

Rounds, Glen 1906-2002

Overview
Works: 252 works in 640 publications in 5 languages and 54,982 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Humor  Tongue twisters  Folk literature  Poetry  Puzzles and games  Riddles  Western stories  Tall tales 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ10.3.R76, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Glen Rounds
The blind colt by Glen Rounds( Book )

31 editions published between 1941 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 1,716 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 1,623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

20 editions published between 1972 and 1992 in English and held by 1,326 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 1,324 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 1,306 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 1,173 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
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 1,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections are from eighty-three years of the Journal of American Folklore
Cowboys by Glen Rounds( Book )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 1,056 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 )

7 editions published between 1974 and 1994 in English and held by 1,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Superstitions about such topics as love and marriage, money, ailents, travel, the weather, and death
Tomfoolery: trickery and foolery with words by Alvin Schwartz( Book )

7 editions published between 1973 and 1994 in English and held by 946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

10 editions published between 1980 and 1996 in English and French and held by 934 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 909 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 885 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 845 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 833 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."
Stolen pony by Glen Rounds( Book )

13 editions published between 1948 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 813 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 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Time after time the farmer plants squash for his favorite pie, only to have someone steal every crop
Beaver by Glen Rounds( Book )

3 editions published between 1976 and 2000 in English and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the physical characteristics, diet, and nighttime activities of the beaver, an expert swimmer and builder
Trail drive : a true narrative of cowboy life from Andy Adams' Log of a cowboy by Andy Adams( Book )

7 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Log of a Cowboy, first published in 1903, it is an account of a trail drive from the Mexican border to the Blackfoot Indian Agency in Montana in the 1880s
 
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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 PlainsCowboysOnce we had a horseI know an old lady who swallowed a flyHaunt FoxBeaver