WorldCat Identities

Richardson, I. M.

Overview
Works: 75 works in 82 publications in 1 language and 5,074 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Drama  Theatrical adaptations  Short stories  Ghost stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ8.1.R396, 292.211
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by I. M Richardson
The adventures of Hercules by I. M Richardson( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hercules, son of the god Zeus and a mortal woman, renowned for his great strength, performs twelve dangerous tasks to atone for an attack on his wife and children
Prometheus and the story of fire by I. M Richardson( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates how the Titan Prometheus created people, gave them fire he stole from the gods, and was horribly punished by Zeus
Demeter and Persephone, the seasons of time by I. M Richardson( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hades, the god of the dead, falls in love with Persephone, the maiden of spring, and steals her from her mother Demeter to be his bride and queen of the underworld
The adventures of Eros and Psyche by I. M Richardson( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates how Psyche fell in love with Eros, the god of love, and became an immortal
The wooden horse by I. M Richardson( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of how the Greeks overcame the Trojans with the aid of a wooden horse
Story of the Christmas rose by I. M Richardson( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy's kindness to two small animals one snowy Christmas Eve results in his discovery of the fabled Christmas rose, bringing magical joy to him and his family
Odysseus and the Cyclops by I. M Richardson( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Odysseus relates to Queen Arete and King Alcinous his adventures in the land of the Lotus-Eaters and with the giant Cyclops
The voyage of Odysseus by I. M Richardson( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While Odysseus is being held by Calypso on an island, Telemachos searches for father and Penelope is besieged with suitors
Odysseus and the giants by I. M Richardson( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Odysseus relates to his listeners his fleet's experiences on the Island of the Winds and with the man-eating Giants
The reluctant dragon by I. M Richardson( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The boy who finds the dragon in the cave knows it is a kindly, harmless one, but how can he convince the frightened villagers and especially St. George the dragon killer that there is no cause for concern?
The return of Odysseus by I. M Richardson( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Odysseus returns at last to Ithaca where he rids his house of the evil suitors, is reunited with Penelope, and visits his aging, grieving father
The fisherman and his wife by I. M Richardson( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fisherman's greedy wife is never satisfied with the wishes granted her by an enchanted fish
Odysseus and the magic of Circe by I. M Richardson( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Odysseus's listeners hear him describe his visit with the goddess Circe and his journey to the underworld
Odysseus and the great challenge by I. M Richardson( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His listeners hear of Odysseus's near-tragic encounters with the Sirens, with Charybdis the whirlpool, with the six-headed monster Scylla, and with the sun god Helios
The monkey's paw by W. W Jacobs( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mummified monkey's paw carrying a spell receives three wishes from a family and proceeds to fulfill them in unexpected and horrible ways
Charles Dickens' A Christmas carol by I. M Richardson( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the story about a miser whose life is changed by Christmas
Tom Sawyer--danger in the graveyard by I. M Richardson( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom finds a lucrative way to whitewash a fence, meets Becky Thatcher, and, along with Huck Finn, witnesses a murder in the graveyard where they are searching for a cure for warts
Tom Sawyer becomes a pirate by I. M Richardson( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom, Huck, and Joe Harper appear at their own "funeral;" Tom has problems with Becky; and an innocent man goes on trial for a murder Injun Joe committed
Tom Sawyer lost in a cave by I. M Richardson( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom and Becky got lost in a cave and Huck and Tom search for Injun Joe's hidden treasure
Tom Sawyer and buried treasure by I. M Richardson( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom and Huck's search for buried treasure is interrupted by the villainous Injun Joe and his accomplice
 
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Languages
English (22)