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Ward, Lynd 1905-1985

Overview
Works: 441 works in 1,321 publications in 10 languages and 62,694 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Biographies  Historical fiction  Picture books  Folklore  Action and adventure fiction  Wordless picture books  Folk tales 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Other, Editor, Engraver
Classifications: PZ7.F749, FIC
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Most widely held works about Lynd Ward
 
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Johnny Tremain : a novel for old & young by Esther Forbes( Book )

84 editions published between 1943 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 5,682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After injuring his hand, a silversmith's apprentice in Boston becomes a messenger for the Sons of Liberty in the days before the American Revolution
The biggest bear by Lynd Ward( Book )

51 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 4,544 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
The cat who went to heaven by Elizabeth Coatsworth( Book )

44 editions published between 1930 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 4,314 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 cat begs the artist to include her in a picture of animals paying homage to Buddha
The little red lighthouse and the great gray bridge by Hildegarde Hoyt Swift( Book )

38 editions published between 1942 and 2004 in English and Japanese and held by 2,045 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 )

32 editions published between 1949 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the fortunes of a shipwrecked family as they imaginatively adapt to life on an island abundantly inhabited by animal and plant life
America's Paul Revere by Esther Forbes( Book )

12 editions published between 1946 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

11 editions published between 1960 and 2001 in English and held by 1,256 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 )

9 editions published between 1967 and 1987 in English and held by 1,236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In pre-revolutionary Salem, fourteen-year-old Daniel begins to re-examine his loyalty to the King as the conflict between Tories and patriots increasingly divides the townspeople
The silver pony by Lynd Ward( Book )

6 editions published between 1973 and 1992 in English and held by 1,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A boy, particularly a lonely boy, lives in two worlds, one of the limited reality around him, the other a wider world of his imagining and his dreams. This wider world is more exciting and something unexpected is always happening. In eighty pictures and no words 'The Silver Pony' tells the story of such a boy and what happens to him when, with the help of a winged pony, he is able to escape from the little world of his mid western farm and through a series of adventures come to know the larger realism of the world outside. He learns something about the loneliness of others in their far-off places, and comes to understand what his life has in common with theirs"--Jacket flap
America's Ethan Allen by Stewart H Holbrook( Book )

6 editions published between 1949 and 1986 in English and held by 1,051 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 )

5 editions published in 1951 in English and Undetermined and held by 868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the commander of the Confederate armies, describing his family life, his career, and his campaigns during the Civil War
The Sangamon by Edgar Lee Masters( Book )

9 editions published between 1942 and 1988 in English and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America's Mark Twain by May McNeer( Book )

8 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the American author known for his humanity as well as his wit
The life and strange surprising adventures of Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe( Book )

13 editions published between 1943 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 813 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
Gaudenzia, pride of the Palio by Marguerite Henry( Book )

13 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story, based on real events, about a boy and a half-Arabian mare who enter the Palio, an annual race in Siena, Italy, with all the pageantry of a medieval contest
Armed with courage by May McNeer( Book )

5 editions published between 1957 and 1962 in English and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographies of Florence Nightingale, Father Damien, George Washington Carver, Jane Addams, Wilfred Grenfell, Mahatma Gandi, andAlbert Schweitzer
Bright Island by Mabel Louise Robinson( Book )

14 editions published between 1937 and 2012 in English and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl grows up on an island off the Maine coast, leaves for schooling, but knows she will return to the island for the remainder of her life
Beowulf : a new verse translation for fireside and class room by Beowulf (Personnage légendaire)( Book )

13 editions published between 1923 and 2004 in English and English, Old and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composed toward the end of the first millennium, Beowulf is the elegiac narrative of the adventures of Beowulf, a Scandinavian hero who saves the Danes from the seemingly invincible monster Grendel and, later, from Grendel's mother. He then returns to his own country and dies in old age in a vivid fight against a dragon. The poem is about encountering the monstrous, defeating it, and then having to live on in the exhausted aftermath. - Amazon
North star shining : a pictorial history of the American Negro by Hildegarde Hoyt Swift( Book )

5 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 692 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
Martin Luther by May McNeer( Book )

7 editions published between 1953 and 1967 in English and held by 692 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
 
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The biggest bear
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The biggest bearThe cat who went to heavenThe little red lighthouse and the great gray bridgeThe Swiss family RobinsonAmerica's Paul RevereBradyEarly thunderThe silver ponyThe Sangamon
Alternative Names
Kendall Ward, Lynd

Kendall Ward, Lynd 1905-1985

Lynd Ward

Lynd Ward Amerikaans illustrator (1905-1985)

Lynd Ward artist amerikan

Lynd Ward artista estadounidense

Lynd Ward artista estatunidenc

Lynd Ward artista statunitense

Lynd Ward artiste américain

Lynd Ward ealaíontóir Meiriceánach

Lynd Ward US-amerikanischer Künstler und Autor

Ward, Lynd

Ward, Lynd 1905-

Ward, Lynd K. 1905-1985

Ward Lynd Kendall

Ward, Lynd Kendall 1905-

Ward Lynd Kendall 1905-1985

Уорд, Линд

וורד, לינד

لیند وارد

워드, 린드 1905-1985

リンド・ウォード

ワード, リンド

林德·瓦爾德

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