WorldCat Identities

Rees, Ennis

Overview
Works: 57 works in 179 publications in 1 language and 6,918 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Epic poetry  Epic poetry, Greek  Juvenile works  Fiction  Fables  Stories in rhyme  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Folklore  Graphic novels 
Roles: Author, Translator, Performer, Narrator, Editor
Classifications: PA4025.A5, 883.01
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Ennis Rees
 
Most widely held works by Ennis Rees
The Iliad by Homer( Book )

18 editions published between 1963 and 2005 in English and held by 931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new translation of the classic tale of the heroes and gods who fought the Trojan War
The tragedies of George Chapman : renaissance ethics in action by Ennis Rees( Book )

23 editions published between 1951 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Odyssey by Homer( Book )

8 editions published between 1960 and 1991 in English and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This sequel to the "Iliad" narrates the ten years' adventures of Ulysses during his return journey from Troy to his own kingdom, the island of Ithaca
Fables from Aesop by Ennis Rees( Book )

8 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of familiar short moral tales
Brer Rabbit and his tricks by Ennis Rees( Book )

11 editions published between 1070 and 1994 in English and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhymed versions of "Brer Rabbit and the Tar Baby," "Winnianimus Grass," and "Hello House," first collected by J.C. Harris
Fast Freddie Frog and other tongue-twister rhymes by Ennis Rees( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of hard-to-say humorous rhymes, accompanied by cartoon-style illustrations
Riddles, riddles everywhere by Ennis Rees( Book )

3 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhyming riddles collected from the world's folklore. Grades 4 and up
Pun fun by Ennis Rees( Book )

6 editions published between 1965 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of puns in rhyme that will delight all ages
Lions and lobsters and foxes and frogs : fables from Aesop by Ennis Rees( Book )

7 editions published between 1971 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verse versions of fables reprinted from the author's Fables from Aesop
The little Greek alphabet book by Ennis Rees( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each letter of the Greek alphabet from alpha to omega is presented in rhyme
The song of Paul Bunyan & Tony Beaver by Ennis Rees( Book )

3 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The amazing adventures of the two legendary heroes told in free verse
Poems by Ennis Rees( Book )

5 editions published in 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected poems by Ennis Rees( Book )

5 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Potato talk by Ennis Rees( Book )

3 editions published between 1969 and 1974 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mayor didn't believe any of the stories about the talking inanimate objects but his chair found them very amusing
Gillygaloos and gollywhoppers: tall tales about mythical monsters by Ennis Rees( Book )

3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhymes relate the odd characteristics of creatures from American tall tales, such as the Gollywhopper with eggs weighing a ton and the Whiffle Bird that flies backward
Tiny tall tales by Ennis Rees( Book )

3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Most of the rhymes in this book derive from tall tales. ... Known to folklorists as 'Jonathanisms, ' these brief sayings. . . enabled the early American to celebrate himself and his country at the same time as he satirized both, and to kid the stranger even as he richly entertained him." The author
Windwagon Smith. by Ennis Rees( Book )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of a tall tale based on a story, possibly true, of an 1853 incident in Westport, Missouri, now a part of Kansas City. Windwagon Smith had the idea of putting sails on covered wagons so they wouldn't need to be pulled by horses
Teeny tiny duck and the pretty money by Ennis Rees( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story in rhyme about Teeny the duck whose bag of tricks enables her to retrieve her purse of pretty money from a greedy man
The Iliad of Homer. The Odyssey of Homer by Homer( Recording )

5 editions published in 1960 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brer Rabbit and his tricks by Ennis Rees( Recording )

5 editions published between 1970 and 1985 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Brer Rabbit stories, written in rhyme, and read by the author
 
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Brer Rabbit and his tricks
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Brer Rabbit and his tricks
Alternative Names
Ennis Rees American poet, professor

Ennis Rees Amerikaans dichter (1925-2009)

Rees, Ennis Samuel 1925-2009

Languages
English (119)