WorldCat Identities

Manning-Sanders, Ruth 1888-1988

Overview
Works: 163 works in 605 publications in 5 languages and 17,477 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Fairy tales  Folklore  Ghost stories 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PZ8.1.M298, 398.2
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ruth Manning-Sanders
A book of ghosts & goblins by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )

17 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in English and held by 898 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."
A book of witches by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )

30 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old witch -- Rapunzel -- Lazy Hans -- Twins and the snarling witch -- Esben and the witch -- Prunella --Donkey lettuce -- Hansel and Gretel -- Tatterhood --White dove -- Johnny and the witch-maidens --Blackstairs mountain
A book of dragons by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )

21 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

13 editions published between 1959 and 1968 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of ballads adapted to modern language
A book of mermaids by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )

7 editions published between 1967 and 1972 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteen tales of sea maids and mermen from the folklore of many coastal countries. Includes a story from Wales about a mermaid who walked on water and a story from France about a mermaid without a tail
A book of ogres and trolls by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )

9 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

18 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seventeen traditional tales from various parts of the world about good and evil dwarfs
Festivals by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )

6 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Background information on the origins of the holidays included accompanies stories, poems, and descriptions of festivals for each month of the year from around the world
A book of giants by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )

6 editions published between 1962 and 1982 in English and Afrikaans and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories of giants collected from the lore of different countries. "The text has the flavor perfect for the story teller's tongue, and the pictures . have just the excitement and exact scale that will tempt children to read."
A book of charms and changelings by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )

10 editions published between 1971 and 1975 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

11 editions published between 1973 and 1982 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published between 1966 and 1972 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A book of monsters by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )

5 editions published between 1975 and 1980 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve folktales from around the world featuring monsters, both friendly and fearsome
The Provensen book of fairy tales by Alice Provensen( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folklore
A book of princes and princesses by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )

7 editions published between 1969 and 1977 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published between 1970 and 1975 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourteen tales from many different countries about evil creatures who bring misery upon themselves and others
A book of enchantments and curses by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )

8 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traditional stories about curses which we know are always bad, and enchantments which are sometimes good!
A book of magic animals by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )

9 editions published between 1974 and 1977 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven folktales from around with world featuring animals possessing magical qualities
A choice of magic by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )

8 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty-two fairy tales from various countries throughout the world
 
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Alternative Names
Maninga Sanderse, Rūta 1888-1988

Manning, Ruth Vernon 1888-1988

Ruth Manning-Sanders British poet and author

Sanders, Ruth Manning- 1886-1988

Sanders, Ruth Manning 1888-1988

Sanderse, Rūta Maninga 1888-1988

Рут Меннінґ-Сендерс британська поетеса та письменниця

ルース・マニング=サンダーズ

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