WorldCat Identities

Baxter, Leon

Overview
Works: 193 works in 357 publications in 6 languages and 5,422 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  Short stories  History 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Artist, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Other
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Most widely held works about Leon Baxter
 
Most widely held works by Leon Baxter
The drawing book by Leon Baxter( Book )

16 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in 7 languages and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives instructions on using depth, perspective, shading, and proportion in drawing animals, people, landscapes, and nature
The nineteenth century by E. R Chamberlin( Book )

3 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the religion, clothing, warfare, food and drink, work, and other aspects of life in nineteenth-century Europe
David and Goliath by Belinda Hollyer( Book )

9 editions published between 1983 and 1997 in English and Dutch and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells how a young shepherd boy fought a giant and won a battle for Israel
Daniel in the lion's den by Belinda Hollyer( Book )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1987 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the Old Testament story of Daniel and how his belief in God saved him when he was thrown into the Lion's den
Jonah and the great fish by Belinda Hollyer( Book )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1987 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the Biblical story of how a man was swallowed up by a great fish
Compassion : the story of Clara Barton by Deborah Woodworth( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narrates the life of a small, shy nurse whose compassion for others led her to fight for the establishment of the American Red Cross
Curiosity : the story of Marie Curie by Peter Murray( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the life of the Polish-born chemist, with an emphasis on the role played by curiosity in her discovery of radium
Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tales : the classic children's treasury by H. C Andersen( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mother Goose : the children's classic edition( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of Mother Goose nursery rhymes, including well-known ones such as "Old King Cole" and less familiar ones such as "The lion and the unicorn."
Joseph and his coat of many colors by Philip Steele( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the Bible story in which Joseph's jealous brothers sell him into slavery in Egypt, where due to his ability to interpret dreams, he is made governor of the country
Noah and the ark by Belinda Hollyer( Book )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1987 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the story of Noah, who with his family built and ark to save themselves and two of every kind of animal from a flood god sent to cover the earth
Jacob and Esau by Diana Craig( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells how Jacob stole his brother's birthright by disguising himself in hairy goatskins to deceive his weak-eyed father
Animal hide and seek by Mary Hoffman( Book )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1997 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a family goes to the zoo, only the children seem to be able to see the animals, camouflaged by their natural setting
Elijah, messenger of God by Diana Craig( Book )

5 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells how Jacob stole his brother's birthright by disguising himself in hairy goatskins to deceive his weak-eyed father
Moses and the flight from Egypt by Diana Craig( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being inflicted with numerous troubles, the Egyptian Pharaoh agrees to let the Israelite slaves leave Egypt with Moses
The young Moses by Diana Craig( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the Old Testatment story of Moses who eventually led the Israelites out of Egypt
Joseph and his brothers by Philip Steele( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continues the Bible story in which Joseph's brothers, suffering from famine in Canaan, come to Egypt for grain; and after causing them confusion and sorrow to punish them, Joseph forgives them for selling him into slavery years before
Clothes for sale by Mary Hoffman( Book )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1997 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family has a lot of trouble finding the right clothes to buy for their vacation
The perfect pet by Mary Hoffman( Book )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1997 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family discusses what they want in a pet and then try to match those criteria in the pet shop
A fine picnic by Mary Hoffman( Book )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1997 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite a sudden rain shower, a family all set for a picnic carries out its plans, finding adventure and fun on an indoor picnic
 
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Compassion : the story of Clara Barton
Languages
English (74)

Spanish (3)

German (2)

Dutch (2)

Catalan (1)

Czech (1)

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Compassion : the story of Clara BartonCuriosity : the story of Marie CurieHans Christian Andersen's fairy tales : the classic children's treasuryMother Goose : the children's classic editionAnimal hide and seekClothes for saleThe perfect petA fine picnic