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Goble, Warwick

Overview
Works: 110 works in 263 publications in 1 language and 3,249 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Action and adventure fiction  Bildungsromans  Science fiction  History  Adventure stories  Sea fiction  Sea stories  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PR5486, 823.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Warwick Goble
The complete poetical works of Geoffrey Chaucer by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

25 editions published between 1912 and 2015 in English and held by 1,371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern English retellings of Geoffrey Chaucer's poetical works
Constantinople by Alexander Van Millingen( Book )

11 editions published between 1906 and 2017 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An art history of the city of Constantinople. The origins of the city's prominence is included as a prelude to the physical qualities of the city itself. The influence of important rulers on the city's layout, the walls, the Golden Horn and inland walls, the churches of the city, and contemporary impressions of Constantinople are included. Has a chapter on Turkish women, and discussion of Islam in Constantinople. Includes reproductions of Goble's watercolor and oil paintings
The water-babies : a fairy-tale for a land-baby by Charles Kingsley( Book )

20 editions published between 1909 and 2009 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic since its first publication in 1863, The Water-Babies is the story of a little chimney sweep named Tom and his magical adventures beneath the waves. The ill-treated Tom flees his dangerous toil and his cruel master, Grimes. When he jumps into a cool stream to clean the soot off himself, he becomes a water-baby, cleaner and happier than he has ever been, in a hidden fairy world. There, Tom meets haughty dragonflies, makes friends with a slow-witted lobster, and dodges hungry otters. Eventually, he meets the other water-babies and their clever rulers, Mrs. Bedonebyasyoudid and Mrs. Doasyouwouldbedoneby. After a long and arduous quest to the Other-end-of-Nowhere, young Tom achieves his heart's desire
The war of the worlds by H. G Wells( Book )

3 editions published between 1898 and 2015 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a Martian spacecraft lands on Woking Common, mankind is terrorized by aliens in tall, armored capsules which stalk the countryside on three legs. The machines wreak havoc on London and the Southern Counties, and survivors are driven underground. Scientist John Nicholson tells how he was plunged into a paralyzing nightmare of stark terror, savage madness and utter destruction
Giambattista Basile's The tale of tales, or, Entertainment for little ones by Giambattista Basile( Book )

5 editions published in 1911 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rollicking, bawdy collection of 50 fairy tales told by 10 storytellers over five days follows the compilation efforts of 17th-century Italian poet Giambattista Basile and traces the experiences of a cursed princess who would win back her betrothed
Green Willow and other Japanese fairy tales by Grace James( Book )

9 editions published between 1910 and 2014 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

COLLECTIONS & ANTHOLOGIES OF VARIOUS LITERARY FORMS. The only edition available that includes all 40 of Warwick Goble's original watercolor-over-ink illustrations, this hardcover collectible is a faithfull facsimile of the classic 1910 Macmillan compilation of Japanese fairy tales. Goble was fascinated by Japanese art, so the Golden Age master is the perfect match for the 38 stories that were collected by Grace James, a noted folklorist and author best known for the John and Mary series. Contents include the title tale as well as "The Good Thunder," "The Star Lovers," "The Wind in the Pine Tree," "The Beautiful Dancer of Yedo," and many others. Ages 14+
The fairy book by Dinah Maria Mulock Craik( Book )

5 editions published between 1891 and 1979 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of classic tales, some English, and some from Perrault, d'Aulnois, and Grimm
The book of fairy poetry: by Dora Owen( Book )

4 editions published between 1920 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The moon maiden and other Japanese fairy tales by Grace James( )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic European fairy tales are familiar to many, but fewer readers are acquainted with tales from faraway lands. This charming anthology of thirty tales and legends from Japan are as unique and delightfully intriguing today as they were when first published.Author Grace James selected the stories from many sources-the Ko-ji-ki, or Record of Ancient Matters, which contains the mythology of Japan, as well as tales told from memory and handed down from generation to generation. Included in the collection are enjoyable accounts of ""The Singing Bird of Heaven,"" ""The Wind in the Pine Tree,"" ""
Great expectations by Charles Dickens( Book )

10 editions published between 1907 and 1987 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A convict in an Essex churchyard, the half-crazed Miss Havisham, and the lovely but inaccessible Estella all play a part in the life of Pip, a young village boy with a mysterious legacy
Japanese fairy tales by Grace James( Book )

5 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The haunted flute and other Japanese stories( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of traditional Japanese folktales, including "The Magic Teakettle," "Urashima," "The Tongue-Cut Sparrow," and "Momotaro, Son of the Peach."
Turkey by Julius R Van Millingen( Book )

4 editions published between 1911 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Excerpt: ... mere tots can work calculations mentally in the course of their business. When they grow up to manhood many engage in window-cleaning, an occupation which has come to be a Jewish speciality, and which an Eastern servant will resent if called upon to undertake. Others go about riveting or cementing broken china, or, with a small charcoal brazier and soldering irons, as tinkers; others sell a special kind of sand for cleaning pots and pans, which they hawk about under its Latin name of arena. Some make a speciality of buying, washing, and sorting empty bottles, which they afterwards re-sell with profit; others, of course, buy up old clothes, or, with a capacious wooden box slung over their back, go about selling all those little articles which are indispensable to ladies. When called to a house they spread out all their paraphernalia, and the bargaining, which Easterners take such a delight in
Folk-tales of Bengal. With 32 illus. in colour by Warwick Goble by Lal Behari Day( )

3 editions published in 1912 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fairy tales from many lands by Dinah Maria Mulock Craik( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of familiar and lesser known fairy tales originally published in the nineteenth century
Cinderella and other classic Italian fairy tales( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of traditional Italian fairy tales
Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

5 editions published between 1923 and 1946 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This classic presents a tale of piracy on the tropical seas, of treachery and greed combined with romance, treasure, and adventure
The fairy book : the best popular fairy stories by Dinah Maria Mulock Craik( Book )

4 editions published between 1913 and 1926 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of twenty-five fairy tales
The big book of classic fairy stories : 'the fairy book' by Dinah Maria Mulock Craik( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of classic tales, some English, and some from Perrault, d'Aulnois, and Grimm
Young Peggy McQueen by Gordon Stables( Book )

in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The water-babies : a fairy-tale for a land-baby
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The moon maiden and other Japanese fairy talesJapanese fairy talesGoble's fairy paintings : 24 art cards
Alternative Names
Warwick Goble artiste britannique

Warwick Goble British Artist

Warwick Goble ilustrador británico

वार्विक गोब्ले

고블, 워릭 1862-1943

Languages
English (136)