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Crane, Walter 1845-1915

Overview
Works: 1,817 works in 4,919 publications in 5 languages and 38,392 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fables  Fairy tales  Action and adventure fiction  Picaresque fiction  Picaresque literature  History  Nursery rhymes  Romances 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Binding designer, Other, Creator, Artist, Contributor, Editor, Recipient, Composer, Cover designer, Correspondent
Classifications: PQ6329, 863.3
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Most widely held works about Walter Crane
 
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The annotated Brothers Grimm by Jacob Grimm( Book )

92 editions published between 1882 and 2013 in English and held by 1,645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unabridged republication of the work first published by Macmillan and Company in 1886
The Annotated Mother Goose : Nursery Rhymes Old and New Arranged and Explained by William S. Baring-Gould & Ceil Baring-Gould by Mother Goose( Book )

4 editions published between 1962 and 1967 in English and held by 1,303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book contains more than one thousand separate rhymes from the earliest surviving publications to the present day making it the most complete collection ever assembled. The rhymes are usually given in their earlisest published form
Of the decorative illustration of books old and new by Walter Crane( Book )

108 editions published between 1896 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a study of illustrated manuscripts and books, written?by Walter Crane.?
Aesop's fables by Aesop( Book )

4 editions published between 1928 and 2017 in English and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of Aesop's parables--some universally recognizable, others refreshingly unfamiliar--is complemented by illustrations taken from a variety of antique editions of the fables. Among the artists represented in this volume are Arthur Rackham, Thomas Bewick, Walter Crane, Charles Robinson, and Randolph Caldecott. Includes fully captioned illustrations, a complete bibliography of sources, and a set of biographical notes on the artists
The bases of design by Walter Crane( Book )

97 editions published between 1897 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A survey of design culminating up to Crane's own aesthetic principles, with hundreds of illustrations. A standard work focusing on the development of aesthetic design, dedicated to Charles Rowley, head of the Manchester Municipal School of Art
A wonder book for girls & boys by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )

38 editions published between 1851 and 2009 in English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two collections of tales for young people from classical mythology
Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( Book )

38 editions published between 1900 and 1998 in English and Swedish and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Widely regarded as the world's first modern novel, and one of the funniest and most tragic books ever written, Don Quixote chronicles the famous picaresque adventures of the noble knight-errant Don Quixote of La Mancha and his faithful squire, Sancho Panza, as they travel through sixteenth-century Spain."--Back cover
Line & form by Walter Crane( Book )

86 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a study of the manipulation of line and form in art
The cuckoo clock by Molesworth( )

37 editions published between 1877 and 2010 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cuckoo in the clock leads a lonely little girl into fantastic adventures
A Book of Christmas verse by H. C Beeching( Book )

11 editions published between 1895 and 1987 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The baby's own Aesop : being the fables condensed in rhyme, with portable morals pictorially pointed by Walter Crane( Book )

44 editions published between 1887 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of fables, rewritten in lyrics and illustrated in color
The happy prince, and other tales by Oscar Wilde( Book )

36 editions published between 1888 and 1967 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five fairy tales of great sadness or great humor: The Happy Prince, The Nightingale and the Rose, The Selfish Giant, The Devoted Friend, and The Remarkable Rocket
The baby's opera : a book of old rhymes with new dresses by Walter Crane( Book )

53 editions published between 1875 and 2016 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of nursery rhymes set to music
Children's illustrated books by Janet Adam Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of British illustrated children's books
Queen Summer, or, The tourney of the lily & the rose by Walter Crane( Book )

20 editions published between 1891 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Queen Summer, or, The Tourney of the Lily and the Rose is an illustrated book featuring 60 colorful pages drawn by Walter Crane
The baby's opera : a book of old rhymes, with new dresses by Walter Crane( )

14 editions published between 1876 and 1981 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of nursery rhymes set to music
An alphabet of old friends ; and, the absurd ABC by Walter Crane( Book )

7 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the first of these two volumes, the letters of the alphabet are presented through illustrated traditional nursery rhymes and in the second, they are introduced with humorous illustrations and verses
The claims of decorative art by Walter Crane( Book )

34 editions published between 1853 and 2012 in English and German and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An invaluable resource for students of decorative arts, this compelling collection of essays passionately and eloquently makes the case for the legitimacy of the decorative arts in an era when painting and sculpture were considered superior. Walter Crane looks at the infinite methods of expression of decorative arts, their place in architecture, and more
Walter Crane : the arts and crafts, painting, and politics, 1875-1890 by Morna O'Neill( Book )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Crane (1845-1915) was one of the most important & radical artists of the 19th century: a painter, decorator, & socialist. This study presents a portrait of an artist who used his talent & energy to dismantle the traditional boundaries between fine art & decorative art, between elite & popular, & between art & propaganda
William Morris to Whistler; papers and addresses on art and craft and the commonweal by Walter Crane( Book )

21 editions published between 1911 and 1978 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginning in the early 1880s, Crane became closely associated with the Socialist movement. This book of articles and speeches explores Crane's views on arts and crafts and their relationship to the common people of England
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Aesop's fables
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Aesop's fablesA wonder book for girls & boysDon QuixoteLine & formWalter Crane : the arts and crafts, painting, and politics, 1875-1890Victorian horizons : the reception of the picture books of Walter Crane, Randolph Caldecott, and Kate GreenawayA bibliography of first editions of books illustrated by Walter Crane
Alternative Names
Crane W.

Crane, Walter

Kreins, Valters 1845-1915

Walter Crane

Walter Crane artista britànic

Walter Crane artista británico

Walter Crane artiste britannique

Walter Crane British artist

Walter Crane Brits kunstschilder

Walter Crane brittisk konstnär

Walter Crane englischer Maler

Walter Crane pittore e illustratore inglese

Крейн, Уолтер

والتر کران نقاش بریتانیایی

크레인, 월터 1845-1915

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クレイン, ウォルター

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