WorldCat Identities

Keeping, Charles

Overview
Works: 271 works in 793 publications in 5 languages and 21,505 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Poetry  Folklore  Biography  Fantasy fiction  Young adult works  Children's audiobooks  High interest-low vocabulary books 
Roles: Author, Editor, Illustrator, Compiler, Other, Artist
Classifications: PZ10.3.S38, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Charles Keeping
 
Most widely held works by Charles Keeping
The lantern bearers by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

12 editions published between 1959 and 2007 in English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical fiction
The wonderful world of mathematics by Lancelot Thomas Hogben( Book )

3 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of mathematics as it developed and progressed with man's civilization
The highwayman by Alfred Noyes( Book )

14 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The highwayman risked his life each night to visit his true love, the innkeeper's daughter
The tale of Sir Gawain by Neil Philip( Book )

7 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 649 WorldCat member 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
Charles Keeping's book of classic ghost stories by Oscar Wilde( Book )

5 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven ghost tales by famous English and American writers
The beginning of the armadilloes by Rudyard Kipling( Book )

4 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tortoise and a hedgehog combine their natural assets and transform themselves into armadillos to escape the hungry attention of a young jaguar
Knight's fee by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

8 editions published between 1960 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy's rise from keeper of hounds at Arundel Castle to knighthood in eleventh century England. Grades 7-10
Dawn wind by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

9 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Owain survives a battle that leaves his father and his brother dead and must now survive alone in Roman England
About the Sleeping beauty by P. L Travers( Book )

3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member 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 by Anna Sewell( Book )

9 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A horse in nineteenth-century England recounts his experiences with both good and bad masters
The wedding ghost by Leon Garfield( Book )

6 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantasy
The lady of Shalott by Alfred Tennyson Tennyson( Book )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The award-winning artist, Charles Keeping, breathes new life into Tennyson's romantic poem. The pictures tell the story of a lovely maiden, imbowered on her silent isle, grieving with love for the bold Sir Lancelot
The poet's tales; a new book of story poems by William Cole( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member 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."
Warrior scarlet by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

17 editions published between 1958 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drem tracks down and kills a wild wolf which makes him a warrior of the tribe and worthy of wearing the Warrior scarlet, symbol of manhood. Grades 7-10
Heroes and history by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

5 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 343 WorldCat member 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."
Charles Keeping's classic tales of the macabre by Charles Keeping( Book )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of eight stories of terror by well-known American and British authors
Haunts, haunts, haunts( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rudyard Kipling, John Wyndham, and William Hope Hodgson are among the storytellers represented in this spine-chilling collection
Monsters, monsters, monsters by Helen Hoke( Book )

2 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member 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
The apple stone by Nicholas Stuart Gray( Book )

2 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five children find an odd-looking apple that speaks. He is one of the "Golden Apples of the Sun" and mankind searched the world looking for him. Now, he learns that he is considered a myth if people know anything of him at all. Still, as he begins to show, he has not lots his powers, among them, the power to "animate the inanimate."
 
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The highwayman
Alternative Names
Charles Keeping britischer Illustrator und Schriftsteller

Charles Keeping britisk skribent

Charles Keeping Brits schrijver (1924-1988)

Charles Keeping brittisk författare

Kīpingu, Chāruzu 1924-1988

찰스 키핑

키핑, 찰스 1924-1988

キーピング, チャールズ

Languages
English (108)

Japanese (3)

Chinese (2)

Dutch (2)

German (1)

Covers
The highwaymanThe tale of Sir GawainKnight's feeBlack BeautyThe wedding ghostThe lady of ShalottWarrior scarlet