Most widely held works about Charles Keeping
Most widely held works by Charles Keeping
Charles Keeping's book of classic ghost stories ( Book )
6 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in Danish and English and held by 728 libraries worldwide
The beginning of the armadilloes by Rudyard Kipling ( Book )
4 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and French and held by 694 libraries worldwide
Recounts how armadillos came to be in the Amazon jungle.
The tale of Sir Gawain by Neil Philip ( Book )
5 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 691 libraries worldwide
The knight Gawain recounts the adventures of King Arthur and his fellow members of the Round Table, his own battle with the Green Knight, his marriage, and the final days before the fall of Camelot.
Beowulf by Charles Keeping ( Book )
7 editions published between 1984 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 678 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the exploits of the Anglo-Saxon warrior, Beowulf, and how he came to defeat the monster Grendel.
The highwayman by Alfred Noyes ( Book )
8 editions published between 1981 and 2002 in English and held by 576 libraries worldwide
The highwayman risked his life each night to visit his true love, the innkeeper's daughter.
About the Sleeping beauty by P. L Travers ( Book )
3 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 543 libraries worldwide
Five versions of the sleeping beauty tale are accompanied by the author's own version and an essay on the meaning of fairy tales, "The Sleeping Beauty" in particular.
Black Beauty : his grooms and companions ; the autobiography of a horse, translated from the original equine by Anna Sewell ( Book )
6 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 486 libraries worldwide
A horse of nineteenth century England tells his life story from his early home through many masters and experiences, both good and bad.
The wedding ghost by Leon Garfield ( Book )
7 editions published between 1985 and 2000 in English and held by 470 libraries worldwide
The poet's tales; a new book of story poems by William Cole ( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 462 libraries worldwide
An anthology of story poems from English and American sources grouped under such headings as "Strange and Mysterious," "Love Stories," and "At Sea."
The golden shadow by Leon Garfield ( Book )
5 editions published between 1973 and 1992 in English and held by 433 libraries worldwide
Retells in a continuous narrative the activities and adventures of the Greek gods and goddesses and their relationships with each other and with human beings.
The Lady of Shalott by Alfred Tennyson Tennyson ( Book )
5 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 417 libraries worldwide
An illustrated version of the poem about the fate of the beautiful Lady of Shalott.
Charles Keeping's classic tales of the macabre by Charles Keeping ( Book )
5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 401 libraries worldwide
An illustrated collection of eight stories of terror by well-known American and British authors.
Heroes and history by Rosemary Sutcliff ( Book )
5 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and held by 390 libraries worldwide
"The Hero, in history and legend, is larger than life and enlarges the lives of those who share his story....The heroes of whom Rosemary Sutcliff writes in this book are Caratacus, Arthur, Alfred, Hereward, Llewellin, Robin Hood, William Wallace, Robert the Bruce, Owen Glyndwr and Montrose. These are the figures, in England, Scotland and Wales, whose lives still have a national and legendary vitality....Before Homer ever wrote, the Hero stood for a fundamental human need. That is why Rosemary Sutcliff's book is important besides being supremely good reading."
Haunts, haunts, haunts ( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 382 libraries worldwide
The apple stone by Nicholas Stuart Gray ( Book )
2 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 375 libraries worldwide
Five children find an odd-looking apple that speaks and has the power to "animate the inanimate."
Monsters, monsters, monsters ( Book )
2 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 356 libraries worldwide
Thirteen stories of horror and the supernatural by well-known American and British authors include "The Foghorn" by Ray Bradbury, "Moxon's Master" by Ambrose Bierce, and "In The Avu Observatory" by H.G. Wells.
Wizards and wampum : legends of the Iroquois by Roger Squire ( Book )
2 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 344 libraries worldwide
Seven Iroquois legends about talking animals, wizards, and magic.
Grimbold's other world by Nicholas Stuart Gray ( Book )
2 editions published between 1968 and 1986 in English and held by 337 libraries worldwide
An orphaned farm lad, found in a hen's nest, meets Grimbold, a cat that lives in the world of night, and kindly helps rescue various creatures of the darkness from their problems.
Mainly in moonlight; ten stories of sorcery and the supernatural by Nicholas Stuart Gray ( Book )
2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 327 libraries worldwide
A collection of ten tales of magic and the supernatural with an appeal to the sophisticated.
Charley, Charlotte, and the golden canary by Charles Keeping ( Book )
13 editions published between 1967 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 315 libraries worldwide
A boy has no idea where his playmate has moved, until the golden canary he has just purchased flies away and leads him to her.
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Kīpingu, Chāruzu 1924-1988