WorldCat Identities

Jacques, Robin

Overview
Works: 254 works in 651 publications in 2 languages and 19,468 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Fairy tales  History  Detective and mystery fiction  Fantasy fiction  Folklore  Folk literature  Ghost stories  Science fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Director, Opponent, Thesis advisor, Editor, Arranger, Adapter, Other, Translator, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PZ8.1.M298, 398.2
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Most widely held works about Robin Jacques
 
Most widely held works by Robin Jacques
A book of ghosts & goblins by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )

12 editions published between 1968 and 1982 in English and held by 858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-one tales from various countries about ghosts, goblins, and other supernatural beings. Includes "The Headless Horseman," "The Kindly Ghost," and "The Leg of Gold."
Black hearts in Battersea by Joan Aiken( Book )

7 editions published between 1964 and 1987 in English and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simon, the foundling from the earlier book, The wolves of Willoughy Chase, arrives in London to meet an old friend and pursue the study of painting, but he finds himself in the middle of a wicked crew's plan to overthrow good King James and the Duke and Duchess of Battersea
Nightbirds on Nantucket by Joan Aiken( Book )

5 editions published between 1966 and 1972 in English and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fate of an 11-year-old girl depends on the whimsy of a pink whale. Having had enough of life on board the ship that saved her from a watery grave, Dido Twite wants nothing more than to sail home to England. Instead, Captain Casket's ship lands in Nantucket, where Dido and the captain's daughter, Dutiful Penitence, are left in the care of Dutiful's sinister Aunt Tribulation. In Tribulation's farmhouse, life is unbearable. When mysterious men lurk about in the evening fog, the resourceful Dido rallies against their shenanigans with help from Dutiful, a cabinboy named Nate, and a pink whale
The Complete guide to illustration and design : techniques and materials by Terence Dalley( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to African history by Basil Davidson( Book )

11 editions published between 1965 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of the African continent from prehistoric times to the present day
A book of witches by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )

10 editions published between 1965 and 1981 in English and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve folk tales from many countries. Grades 4-6
A book of spooks and spectres by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )

4 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-three ghostly tales from around the world
A book of mermaids by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )

5 editions published between 1967 and 1970 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retellings of sixteen tales featuring mermaids
A book of dragons by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )

5 editions published between 1964 and 1978 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourteen stories about dragons collected from all over the world
A book of ogres and trolls by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )

3 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen traditional tales from several countries recount the exploits of a variety of ogres and trolls
A book of charms and changelings by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )

9 editions published between 1971 and 1975 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen folktales from around the world, each involving either changelings or charms that work good or evil
A book of wizards by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )

9 editions published between 1966 and 1982 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folk tales about wizards gathered from all around the world, showing that wizards often have a sense of humor and often test men's characters
A book of sorcerers and spells by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )

5 editions published between 1973 and 1982 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve tales from various countries about sorcerers and spells
A book of dwarfs by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )

8 editions published between 1963 and 1996 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seventeen traditional tales from various parts of the world about good and evil dwarfs
Hi! ho! The rattlin' bog : and other folk songs for group singing by John Langstaff( )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection has been compiled in response to numerous requests for words and music to the songs taught by John Langstaff, a well-known concert artist, over many years in camps, classrooms, on records, radio, and television. Chosen especially for their suitability for group singing, the songs represent every type of traditional music, from sea chanteys and other work songs to lullabies and laments
A book of monsters by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )

5 editions published between 1975 and 1980 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve folktales from around the world featuring monsters, both friendly and fearsome
Dragon magic by Andre Norton( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four boys of Scandinavian, Welsh, Chinese, and African origin, respectively, find a puzzle in an abandoned house whose magic power takes each of them back to a time related to their ethnic history
A book of princes and princesses by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )

4 editions published between 1969 and 1977 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen fairy tales from twelve countries about the difficulties faced by princes and princesses
A book of magic animals by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )

5 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven folktales from around with world featuring animals possessing magical qualities
A book of devils and demons by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )

6 editions published between 1970 and 1975 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourteen tales from many different countries about evil creatures who bring misery upon themselves and others
 
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Alternative Names
Džeiks, Robins 1920-1995

Jacques, Robin

Jaques, Robin

Robin Jacques British illustrator known for children's books

Robin Jacques Brits illustrator (1920-1995)

Robin Jacques Illustrator

Robin Jaques

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