WorldCat Identities

Smith, Janet Adam

Overview
Works: 122 works in 338 publications in 1 language and 6,563 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Poetry  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Humor  Pictorial works  Personal narratives‡vScottish  Records and correspondence  Bibliography  Pop-up books 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Contributor, Composer, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: PR5489, 821.8
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John Buchan; a biography by Janet Adam Smith( Book )

27 editions published between 1965 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Faber book of comic verse by Michael Roberts( Book )

15 editions published between 1974 and 1989 in English and held by 950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection appearing for the first time as a paperback, covers the whole field of English comic verse, including nonsense, parody and comic satire, but excluding what is usually called "light verse" of vers de societe
Henry James and Robert Louis Stevenson : a record of friendship and criticism by Henry James( Book )

22 editions published between 1948 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Faber book of children's verse by Janet Adam Smith( Book )

29 editions published between 1953 and 1991 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For children 8 to 14
John Buchan and his world by Janet Adam Smith( Book )

9 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collected poems by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

12 editions published between 1950 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children's illustrated books by Janet Adam Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of British illustrated children's books
The looking glass book of verse by Janet Adam Smith( Book )

4 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of well-known poems for children
Life among the Scots by Janet Adam Smith( Book )

10 editions published between 1940 and 1997 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

R.L. Stevenson by Janet Adam Smith( Book )

13 editions published between 1937 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edinburgh : picturesque notes by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

2 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written during his travels around Scotland, Stevenson's Edinburgh was used as a travel guide to the country for a while after its publishing in 1879
Michael Roberts' The Faber book of modern verse : a reissue of the original edition with an account of its making( Book )

4 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems of tomorrow; an anthology of contemporary verse by Listener( Book )

2 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child's garden of verses by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems evoking the world and feelings of childhood
The living stream: an anthology of twentieth century verse by Janet Adam Smith( Book )

3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Divided loyalties : a Scotswoman in occupied France by Janet Teissier du Cros( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harrap's handbook for literacy tutors by Janet Adam Smith( Book )

3 editions published in 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This handbook is a practical aid intended to help the tutor of adult illiterates assess the student's needs, evaluate his progress, and plan a program which will assist him in reaching the level of functional literacy (I.E., the ability to develop reading skills and vocabulary, using reference books, without outside help). Evaluation and lesson planning are emphasized. The four sections cover (1) planning and preparatory work before meeting the student; (2) activities and skills to prepare for the early stages of reading, and a form of the language experience method; (3) the planning, teaching, and evaluation of the phonic element; and (4) suggestions for interest materials and bibliographies for both student and teacher use. Checklists and cross references related to subjects covered in the handbook are included. (Ta)
Annapurna, first conquest of an 8000-meter peak (26,493 feet) by Maurice Herzog( Book )

9 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mountaineer Maurice Herzog gives a gripping firsthand account of one of the most daring climbing expeditions in historyAnnapurna I is the name given to the 8,100-meter mountain that ranks among the most forbidding in the Himalayan chain. Dangerous not just for its extreme height but for a long and treacherous approach, its summit proved unreachable until 1950, when a group of French mountaineers made a mad dash for its peak. They became the first men to accomplish the feat, doing so without oxygen tanks or any of the modern equipment that contemporary climbers use. The adventure nearly cost th
Mountaineering by Janet Adam Smith( Book )

7 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report on the programming language PLZ/SYS by W. Sayer Snook( Book )

3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Faber book of children's verse
Alternative Names
Adam Smith, Janet 1905-1999

Buchanan Adam Smith, Janet 1905-1999

Janet Adam Smith Brits schrijfster (1905-1999)

Janet Adam Smith schottische Schriftstellerin, Kritikerin und Journalistin

Janet Adam Smith Scottish writer, editor and journalist

Janet Adam Smith skotsk forfatter, kritiker og journalist

Roberts, Janet.

Roberts, Janet Buchanan 1905-1999

Smith, J. A.

Smith, Janet.

Smith, Janet A.

Smith, Janet Buchanan Adam 1905-1999

Languages
English (180)

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Divided loyalties : a Scotswoman in occupied FranceAnnapurna, first conquest of an 8000-meter peak (26,493 feet)