WorldCat Identities

Rounds, Glen 1906-2002

Overview
Works: 286 works in 715 publications in 5 languages and 51,600 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Legends  Humor  Tall tales  Folk tales  Poetry  Fairy tales  Tongue twisters  Folklore 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Other, Contributor, Editor
Classifications: PZ10.3.R76, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Glen Rounds
The blind colt by Glen Rounds( Book )

38 editions published between 1941 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 1,606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the adventures of a blind colt as he roams with a band of mustangs and is eventually adopted and trained as a saddle horse by 10-year-old Whitey
Ol' Paul, the mighty logger : being a true account of the seemingly incredible exploits and inventions of the great Paul Bunyan by Glen Rounds( Book )

22 editions published between 1936 and 1988 in English and held by 1,550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten tales of Paul Bunyan including how he built the Rockies, how the rain fell up one spring, and how Paul stops a river from whistling
Tall tale America : a legendary history of our humorous heroes by Walter Blair( Book )

15 editions published between 1944 and 1945 in English and held by 1,247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The stories of American tall tale heroes--Johnny Appleseed, Paul Bunyan, Pecos Bill, and others
Whoppers : tall tales and other lies by Alvin Schwartz( Book )

8 editions published between 1975 and 1994 in English and held by 1,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of tall tales involving animals, the weather, narrow escapes, and many other topics
A twister of twists, a tangler of tongues; tongue twisters by Alvin Schwartz( Book )

17 editions published between 1972 and 1990 in English and held by 1,232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of tongue twisters, both traditional and new in prose and verse
The three billy goats Gruff by Glen Rounds( Book )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 1,110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the folktale about three billy goats who trick a troll that lives under a bridge
Sod houses on the Great Plains by Glen Rounds( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 1,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first homesteaders on the Great Plains found an almost treeless land, so had to use the prairie sod as building material
Folklore of the great West : selections from eighty-three years of the Journal of American folklore by John Greenway( Book )

3 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 1,026 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections are from eighty-three years of the Journal of American Folklore
Cowboys by Glen Rounds( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a cowboy from sunup to bedtime as he rounds up cattle, kills a rattlesnake, and plays cards in the bunkhouse after dinner
Cross your fingers, spit in your hat; superstitions and other beliefs by Alvin Schwartz( Book )

6 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Superstitions about such topics as love and marriage, money, ailments, travel, the weather, and death
Tomfoolery : trickery and foolery with words by Alvin Schwartz( Book )

8 editions published between 1973 and 1994 in English and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Entertain friends with these riddles, wisecracks, and practical jokes
Blind outlaw by Glen Rounds( Book )

14 editions published between 1980 and 1996 in English and French and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A blind outlaw horse is tamed by a boy who can not speak
Once we had a horse by Glen Rounds( Book )

4 editions published between 1971 and 1996 in English and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Several children who live on a ranch in Montana spend the summer playing with a gentle old horse which had been left in their yard
I know an old lady who swallowed a fly by Glen Rounds( Book )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cumulative folk song in which the solution proves worse than the predicament when an old lady swallows a fly
Three little pigs and the big bad wolf by Glen Rounds( Book )

6 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and German and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the adventures of three little pigs who leave home to seek their fortunes and how they deal with the big bad wolf
Witcracks: jokes and jests from American folklore by Alvin Schwartz( Book )

8 editions published between 1973 and 1993 in English and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history and gives examples of puns, shaggy-dog stories, and other jokes from American humor of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries
Stolen pony by Glen Rounds( Book )

15 editions published between 1948 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When horse thieves observe that a dog that is the constant companion of their newly "acquired" spotted pony is actually the animal's Seeing-Eye dog, they turn them both loose in the Badlands
Squash pie by Wilson Gage( Book )

5 editions published between 1976 and 1980 in English and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Time after time the farmer plants squash for his favorite pie, only to have someone steal every crop
Kickle snifters and other fearsome critters by Alvin Schwartz( Book )

8 editions published between 1976 and 1994 in English and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief text and illustrations introduce such strange creatures from American folklore as the snawfus, billdad, lufferlang, and tripodero
Old MacDonald had a farm( Book )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The inhabitants of Old MacDonald's farm are described, verse by verse
 
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The three billy goats Gruff
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Ol' Paul, the mighty logger : being a true account of the seemingly incredible exploits and inventions of the great Paul BunyanWhoppers : tall tales and other liesThe three billy goats GruffSod houses on the Great PlainsCowboysOnce we had a horseI know an old lady who swallowed a flyThree little pigs and the big bad wolf
Alternative Names
Glen Rounds author and illustrator

Rounds, Glen Harold 1906-2002

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