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Robbins, Ruth

Overview
Works: 20 works in 83 publications in 5 languages and 12,407 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  Young adult works  Biography  Action and adventure fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Fantasy fiction  Dictionaries 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.L5215, E
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Most widely held works about Ruth Robbins
 
Most widely held works by Ruth Robbins
Baboushka and the three kings by Ruth Robbins( Book )

3 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in English and held by 3,255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old woman who was too busy to travel with the Wise Men to find the Child now searches endlessly for Him each Christmas season. Caldecott medal, 1961
A wizard of earthsea by Ursula K Le Guin( Book )

36 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 3,144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Sparrowhawk, a young student at the School for Wizards, becomes overanxious and tries his dangerous powers too soon, he unleashes a terrible evil throughout the land
Ishi, last of his tribe by Theodora Kroeber( )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The old Yahi World and the new world of the white man as seen by Ishi, last survivor of his people
The beautiful Christmas tree by Charlotte Zolotow( Book )

7 editions published between 1972 and 1991 in English and Japanese and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although his elegant neighbors do not appreciate his efforts, a kind old man transforms his rundown house and nurtures a small neglected pine tree, making them the best on the street
The emperor and the drummer boy by Ruth Robbins( Book )

8 editions published in 1962 in English and French and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two drummer boys serve as witnesses the day Emperor Napoleon orders a review of naval maneuvers despite being warned of a dangerous oncoming storm
Taliesin and King Arthur by Ruth Robbins( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taliesin, young bard of King Arthur's court, tells of his strange childhood
Stories California Indians told by Anne B Fisher( Book )

1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How the rainbow was made, why grizzly bears walk on all fours, how California came to be and other tales told by the California Indians
All in good time by Edward Ormondroyd( Book )

4 editions published between 1975 and 1983 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl is granted three rides in a magic elevator that transports her to the end of the nineteenth century
Timothy too! by Charlotte Zolotow( Book )

2 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in Japanese and English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John is tired of having his little brother Timmy always tagging along with him until Timmy gets a friend of his own
Castaways on Long Ago by Edward Ormondroyd( Book )

3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While vacationing on a farm, three children find themselves irresistibly drawn to an uninhabited island in the nearby lake especially after they notice a mysterious boy waving to them from there
How the first rainbow was made : an American Indian tale by Ruth Robbins( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When so much rain falls on Mt. Shasta that the Indians cannot gather seeds, they ask Coyote for a sign the rain will stop
Harlequin & Mother Goose : or, The magic stick by Ruth Robbins( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Long ago, Harlequin loved Columbine, but old miser Pantaloon would not let them marry. Then Mother Goose with her magic powers gave Harlequin his chance to win Sweet Columbine, setting in motion a breathless chase with greedy Pantaloon in hot pursuit
Fisherman's luck by Josephine Haskell Aldridge( Book )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Another tale of Sy the fisherman, who lives in a little house on the edge of the ocean in Maine. After a storm destroys his home, his good friends help him build a new life on the old land
A penny and a periwinkle by Josephine Haskell Aldridge( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sy the fisherman lives by the sea. His worldly possessions are few, but his needs are simple. All he needs is a penny and a periwinkle
Wild animals of the Far West by Adrien Stoutenburg( Book )

1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here are eighteen families of Western animals, and species from each are represented with descriptions of their natural habitat and behavior pattern
The black wolf of Savage River : a story of the Alaskan wild by Ernestine N Byrd( Book )

1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wizard of Earthsea by Ursula K Le Guin( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boy grows to manhood while attempting to subdue the evil he unleashed on the world as an apprentice to the Master Wizard
Key concepts in literary theory by Julian Wolfreys( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Key Concepts in Literary Theory presents the student of literary and critical studies with a broad range of accessible, precise and authoritative definitions of the most significant terms and concepts currently used in psychoanalytic, poststructuralist, Marxist, feminist and postcolonial literary studies." "The volume also provides clear and useful definitions of the main areas of literary, critical and cultural theory, supported by bibliographies and an expanded chronology of major thinkers. Accompanying the chronology are short biographies of major works by each critic or theorist."--Jacket
 
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Baboushka and the three kings
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ロビンズ, ルース

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