Howe, John 1957-
Most widely held works about John Howe
Most widely held works by John Howe
Jack and the beanstalk by John Howe ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 868 libraries worldwide
A boy climbs to the top of a giant beanstalk where he uses his quick wits to outsmart a giant and make his and his mother's fortune.
Beowulf : a tale of blood, heat, and ashes by Nicky Raven ( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 808 libraries worldwide
A modern, illustrated retelling of the Anglo-Saxon epic about the heroic efforts of Beowulf, son of Ecgtheow, to save the people of Heorot Hall from the terrible monster, Grendel.
Rip Van Winkle by John Howe ( Book )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in English and Portuguese and held by 680 libraries worldwide
A man who sleeps for twenty years in the Catskill Mountains wakes to a much-changed world.
The knight with the lion : the story of Yvain by John Howe ( Book )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 466 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the knightly adventures of Yvain and his faithful lion, culminating in his reconciliation with the proud lady Ludine.
Lost worlds by John Howe ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 397 libraries worldwide
Presents illustrations of lost worlds defined in histories, myths, legends and folklore, including such places as Aratta, Atlantis, Camelot, and Ultima Thule.
Fantasy art workshop by John Howe ( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and French and held by 351 libraries worldwide
"Discover the creative processes and intriguing inspirations behind the work of leading fantasy artist John Howe, in his first-ever practical art book" --Cover, p. 4.
The Fisherman & his wife ( Book )
4 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 345 libraries worldwide
The fisherman's greedy wife is never satisfied with the wishes granted her by an enchanted fish.
A diversity of dragons by Anne McCaffrey ( Book )
5 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and French and held by 310 libraries worldwide
Drawing on sources from myth, folklore, and novels, the authors offer a compendium on dragons--similarities and differences, the dragon of the hero quest, humorous dragons, cuddly dragons, and more.
Forging dragons : [inspirations, approaches and techniques for drawing and painting dragons by John Howe ( Book )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and French and held by 272 libraries worldwide
In this amazing collection of dragon art, iconic fantasy artist Howe explores the inspirations and techniques he uses to render these beasts of myth and legend. Each dragon is gloriously presented on a double-page spread followed by Howe's working sketches and the mythology behind each dragon.
The man who lit the stars by Claude Clément ( Book )
4 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 250 libraries worldwide
A wayfarer is ridiculed by villagers when he claims that his profession is polishing the stars, but the boy who follows him sees him climb a ladder into the sky.
Musician from the darkness by Claude Clément ( Book )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 193 libraries worldwide
An outsider in a primitive hunting society learns about the power of music as both an agent of destruction and consolation.
Born of elven blood by Kevin J Anderson ( Book )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
Maria Blanca is suddenly transported from her troubled life in Philadelphia to Faery.
Tolkien's world : paintings of Middle-earth ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
Paintings of Middle-earth by Inger Edelfeldt, Tony Galuidi, Roger Garland, Robert Goldsmith, Michael Hague, John Howe, Alan Lee, Ted Nasmith, and Carol Emery Phenix.
Myth & magic : the art of John Howe by John Howe ( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Fantasy drawing workshop by John Howe ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 143 libraries worldwide
Knights ( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
Explores the world of medieval knights from the origins of knighthood to their lives during times of war and peace and their roles in the crusades, discussing such topics as armor, tournaments, and ceremonies.
Vespucci by Cynthia Fitterer Klingel ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
A biography of the fifteenth-century Italian scholar and businessman who became a seafarer in middle age and first recognized that the New World was indeed new.
The maps of Tolkien's Middle-earth by Brian Sibley ( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
Best-selling Tolkien expert Brian Sibley (The Lord of the Rings: The Making of the Movie Trilogy and The Lord of the Rings Official Movie Guide) presents a slipcased collection of four full-color, large-format maps of Tolkien's imaginary realm illustrated by John Howe, a conceptual designer for the blockbuster films directed by Peter Jackson. The set includes a hardcover book describing in detail the importance and evolution of geography within Tolkien's epic fiction and four color maps presented with minimal folds, including two (Beleriand and Nú menor) never before published in this country.
The golden fool by Robin Hobb ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
The medieval soldier : 15th century campaign life recreated in colour photographs by Gerry Embleton ( Book )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Adaptations America Armor Art Avarice Beowulf Biography Catalogs Civilization, Ancient Discovery and exploration, Spanish Dragons Drawing--Technique England Europe Explorers Fairy tales Fantasy Fantasy fiction, English Fiction Fishes Folklore Folklore Giants History Howe, John,--1957- Human-animal communication Hunters Husband and wife Illustrations Juvenile works Knights and knighthood Legends Maps Middle Ages Middle Earth (Imaginary place) Miscellanea Musicians New York (State) New York (State)--Catskill Mountains Region Painting--Technique Pictorial works Science fiction Setting (Literature) Spain Specimens Stars Tolkien, J. R. R.--1892-1973 Toy and movable books Vespucci, Amerigo,--1451-1512 Ywain (Legendary character)