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Alpers, Antony 1919-1997

Overview
Works: 41 works in 291 publications in 9 languages and 5,985 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Biographies  Folklore  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Popular works  Short stories, New Zealand  Legends  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
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Most widely held works about Antony Alpers
 
Most widely held works by Antony Alpers
The life of Katherine Mansfield by Antony Alpers( Book )

41 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in English and held by 1,838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brings to light Mansfield's relationships with Virginia Woolf and D.H. Lawrence, her unhappy and occasionally bisexual liaisons, her affair and marriage with John Middleton Murry, her desperate battles with tuberculosis, and her struggles as an artist
Katherine Mansfield : a biography by Antony Alpers( Book )

52 editions published between 1947 and 1980 in 4 languages and held by 1,157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Māori myths & tribal legends by Antony Alpers( Book )

50 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retelling of legends from earlier compilations such as Grey's "Polynesian mythology", 1855, intended as a mirror of the culture of a people native to New Zealand
Legends of the South Seas; the world of the Polynesians seen through their myths and legends, poetry, and art by Antony Alpers( Book )

15 editions published between 1970 and 1979 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dolphins : the myth and the mammal by Antony Alpers( Book )

6 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world of the Polynesians : seen through their myths and legends, poetry, and art by Antony Alpers( Book )

11 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dolphins by Antony Alpers( Book )

26 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Greeks and Romans recorded many stories of dolphins, but these were thought to be legendary until in 1955 a dolphin came to play with swimmers. Since then much has come to light, for example dolphins have an ear for music, and they willingly help man in his search for food. These and other recent discoveries are described while omitting none of ther earlier accounts
A book of dolphins by Antony Alpers( Book )

12 editions published between 1960 and 1971 in English and Russian and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of dolphins, the many legends and stories concerning their associations with people, and an account of Opo, the dolphin who visited Northland's Opononi Bay in the mid 1950's
Delphine, Wunderkinder des Meeres by Antony Alpers( Book )

20 editions published between 1962 and 1970 in German and Undetermined and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Polynesia by Antony Alpers( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a collation of fables, mythology, prose and poetry told in the vernacular of the varying cultures and interpreted from the often austere recordings of early European explorers and missionaries
Confident tomorrows : a biographical self-portrait of O.T.J. Alpers by O. T. J Alpers( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leggende dei mari del sud( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in Italian and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mansufīrudo no shōgai by Antony Alpers( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in Japanese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fiabe dall'Oceania : miti maori e leggende delle isole Fiji( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man si fei er de zhuan by Antony Alpers( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in Chinese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man si fei mi de, K (1888-1923), shi shi jie wen xue shi shang xiang you " duan pian xiao shuo da shi " cheng hao de nü zuo jia
Mituri ale maiorilor by Antony Alpers( Book )

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

The life of Katherine Mansfield by Antony Alpers( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Delphine : Wunderkinder d. Meeres. Mit e. Nachw. v. Adolf Portmann by Antony Alpers( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maori Myths & Tribal Legends. Retold by Anthony Alper. Illustrated by Patrick Hanley by Antony Alpers( Book )

2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Alpers, Anthony.

Alpers, Anthony 1919-1997

Alpers, Antony

Alpers, Antony Francis George 1919-

アルパーズ, A.

アルパーズ, アントニー

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