WorldCat Identities

Barth, Edna

Overview
Works: 19 works in 122 publications in 1 language and 17,146 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: GT4975, 394.2683
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Edna Barth
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Most widely held works by Edna Barth
Turkeys, Pilgrims, and Indian corn : the story of the Thanksgiving symbols by Edna Barth( Book )

14 editions published between 1975 and 2002 in English and held by 2,575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of this American harvest celebration and the development of its symbols and legends
Shamrocks, harps, and shillelaghs : the story of the St. Patrick's Day symbols by Edna Barth( Book )

18 editions published between 1970 and 2002 in English and held by 2,279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the origin and meaning of the symbols and legends associated with St. Patrick's Day
Hearts, cupids, and red roses : the story of the valentine symbols by Edna Barth( Book )

9 editions published between 1974 and 2002 in English and held by 2,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of Valentine's Day and the little-known stories behind its symbols
Lilies, rabbits, and painted eggs : the story of the Easter symbols by Edna Barth( Book )

16 editions published between 1962 and 2001 in English and held by 2,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of Easter symbols from their Christian and pagan origins to such present-day additions as rabbits and new clothes
Witches, pumpkins, and grinning ghosts; the story of the Halloween symbols by Edna Barth( Book )

20 editions published between 1972 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Halloween symbols
Holly, reindeer, and colored lights : the story of the Christmas symbols by Edna Barth( Book )

15 editions published between 1971 and 2002 in English and held by 2,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the origins of Christmas symbols--trees, ornaments, Yule logs, Santa Claus, cards, Christmas colors, and many other holiday observances
Jack-o'-lantern by Edna Barth( Book )

8 editions published between 1974 and 1982 in English and held by 1,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the story of the first jack o'lantern, made to light the way of Mean Jack who, unwanted in heaven and hell, had to wander the earth for eternity
I'm nobody! Who are you? The story of Emily Dickinson by Edna Barth( Book )

5 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the woman whose posthumously published poetry brought her the public attention she had carefully avoided during her lifetime. Includes many of her poems
A Christmas feast : poems, sayings, greetings, and wishes( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Christmas poems, carols, and sayings by a variety of authors spanning several centuries
Cupid and Psyche : a love story by Edna Barth( Book )

5 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The god of love, Cupid, falls in love with the beautiful mortal, Psyche
Balder and the mistletoe : a story for the winter holidays by Edna Barth( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the Norse legend of how Balder, god of light and joy, was brought down by the evil Loki with an arrow made of mistletoe
The day Luis was lost by Edna Barth( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forced to detour on his way to school, Luis ends up in the police station
Lilies, rabbits, and painted eggs the story of the Easter symbols by Edna Barth( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Traces the history of Easter symbols from their Christian and pagan origins to such present-day additions as rabbits and new clothes
WITCH, PUMPKINS, AND GRINNING GHOST by Edna Barth( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Witches, pumpkins, and grinning ghosts the story of the Halloween symbols by Edna Barth( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Explains the origins of and relates stories associated with familiar Halloween symbols
Shamrocks, harps, and shillelaghs the story of the St. Patrick's Day symbols by Edna Barth( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Explores the origin and meaning of the symbols and legends associated with St. Patrick's Day
Holly, reindeer, and colored lights the story of the Christmas symbols by Edna Barth( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Examines the origins of Christmas symbols--trees, ornaments, Yule logs, Santa Claus, cards, Christmas colors, and many other holiday observances
Hearts, cupids, and red roses the story of the valentine symbols by Edna Barth( Recording )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Traces the history of Valentine's Day and the little-known stories behind its symbols
 
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Holly, reindeer, and colored lights : the story of the Christmas symbols
Languages
English (121)

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Shamrocks, harps, and shillelaghs : the story of the St. Patrick's Day symbolsHearts, cupids, and red roses : the story of the valentine symbolsLilies, rabbits, and painted eggs : the story of the Easter symbolsWitches, pumpkins, and grinning ghosts; the story of the Halloween symbolsHolly, reindeer, and colored lights : the story of the Christmas symbols