WorldCat Identities

Ward, Lynd 1905-1985

Overview
Works: 371 works in 1,087 publications in 6 languages and 64,959 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Biography  Folklore  Action and adventure fiction  Robinsonades  Fairy tales  Graphic novels  Stories without words 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Other, Engraver
Classifications: PR3403, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Lynd Ward
 
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Most widely held works by Lynd Ward
Johnny Tremain : a novel for old & young by Esther Forbes( Book )

62 editions published between 1943 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 5,619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Revolutionary War with its famous Boston Tea Party is described in this historical novel of the revolt in Boston
The cat who went to heaven by Elizabeth Coatsworth( Book )

40 editions published between 1930 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 4,514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In ancient Japan a struggling artist is angered when his housekeeper brings home a tiny white cat he can barely afford to feed
The little red lighthouse and the great gray bridge by Hildegarde Hoyt Swift( Book )

33 editions published between 1942 and 2004 in English and Japanese and held by 2,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little lighthouse on the Hudson River regains its pride when it finds out that it is still useful and has an important job to do
The Swiss family Robinson by Johann David Wyss( Book )

23 editions published between 1949 and 2004 in English and held by 1,776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The surprising adventures of a Swiss family shipwrecked on a desert island may seem improbable but never impossible
America's Paul Revere by Esther Forbes( Book )

9 editions published between 1946 and 1990 in English and held by 1,403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the patriot of the Revolution who had many trades, among them silver work, manufacture of copper, casting of bells, engraving, and dentistry
Brady by Jean Fritz( Book )

8 editions published between 1960 and 2001 in English and held by 1,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a young boy in pre-Civil War days who was forced to make his own decision on the question of slavery and who learned how important it can be to keep a secret
Early thunder by Jean Fritz( Book )

8 editions published between 1967 and 1987 in English and held by 1,346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces a youth's growth to maturity as he resolves his political conflicts in pre-revolutionary Salem, a center of high feeling between the British and colonists
The silver pony by Lynd Ward( Book )

6 editions published between 1973 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts without words the adventures of a boy and his winged horse
America's Ethan Allen by Stewart H Holbrook( Book )

6 editions published between 1949 and 1986 in English and held by 1,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the patriot and soldier who led the Green Mountain Boys in the capture of Fort Ticonderoga from the British in 1775
America's Robert E. Lee by Henry Steele Commager( Book )

6 editions published in 1951 in English and Undetermined and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the commander of the Confederate armies, which describes his family life, his career, and his campaigns during the Civil War
America's Mark Twain by May McNeer( Book )

5 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the American author known for his humanity as well as his wit
The Sangamon by Edgar Lee Masters( Book )

9 editions published between 1942 and 1988 in English and held by 896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe( Book )

11 editions published between 1943 and 2016 in English and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Englishman's great resourcefulness enables him to survive for almost thirty years on the desert island where he is shipwrecked
Armed with courage by May McNeer( Book )

5 editions published between 1957 and 1962 in English and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographies of Florence Nightingale, Father Damien, George Washington Carver, Jane Addams, Wilfred Grenfell, Mahatma Gandi, andAlbert Schweitzer
Martin Luther by May McNeer( Book )

6 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the man who risked his life many times to cry out against the abuses within the church. Grades 9 and up
The biggest bear by Lynd Ward( Recording )

36 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny goes hunting for a bearskin to hang on his family's barn and returns with a small bundle of trouble
North star shining : a pictorial history of the American Negro by Hildegarde Hoyt Swift( Book )

7 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A moving and dramatic unfolding of the 'souls of black folk'."--Canning H. Tobias. lt is also a wonderful record of black history
Bright Island by Mabel Louise Robinson( Book )

11 editions published between 1937 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Thankful Curtis, who, having grown up on a small island off the coast of Maine, reluctantly agrees to attend school on the mainland for her senior year
Gods' man : a novel in woodcuts by Lynd Ward( Book )

23 editions published between 1929 and 2017 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Gods' Man is a wordless novel by American artist Lynd Ward (1905-1985) first published in 1929. In 139 captionless woodblock prints it tells the Faustian story of an artist who signs away his soul for a magic paintbrush.Gods' Man was the first American wordless novel, and is seen as a precursor of, and influence on, the development of the graphic novel. Each image moves the story forward by an interval Ward chooses to maintain story flow"--Http://www.centipedepress.com/art/godsman.html (as viewed on May 19, 2015)
Madman's drum by Lynd Ward( Book )

12 editions published between 1930 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This wordless novel tells the story of a slave trader who steals a demon-faced drum from a captured African man, and the consequences of its curse for him and his family
 
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Audience level: 0.18 (from 0.11 for Johnny Tre ... to 0.86 for Ward, Lynd ...)

Johnny Tremain : a novel for old & young
Alternative Names
Kendall Ward, Lynd.

Kendall Ward, Lynd 1905-1985

Lynd Ward

Lynd Ward Amerikaans illustrator (1905-1985)

Lynd Ward artista estadounidense

Lynd Ward artista estatunidenc

Lynd Ward artiste américain

Lynd Ward US-amerikanischer Künstler und Autor

Ward, L.

Ward, Lynd

Ward, Lynd 1905-

Ward, Lynd K. 1905-1985

Ward, Lynd Kendall.

Ward, Lynd Kendall 1905-

Ward Lynd Kendall 1905-1985

Уорд, Линд

لیند وارد

リンド・ウォード

ワード, リンド

Languages
English (344)

Spanish (5)

Thai (2)

Japanese (1)

Swedish (1)

Dutch (1)

Covers
The cat who went to heavenThe little red lighthouse and the great gray bridgeThe Swiss family RobinsonAmerica's Paul RevereBradyEarly thunderThe silver ponyThe Sangamon