WorldCat Identities

Brassey, Richard

Overview
Works: 46 works in 112 publications in 1 language and 3,388 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography  Biography‡vPictorial works  Pictorial works  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: DA911, 941.0099
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard Brassey
The story of Ireland by Richard Brassey( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A graphic presentation of Irish history from the breakup of Pangaea to the present
How to speak chimpanzee : a phrase book of useful everyday expressions in Chimpanzee that no human should be without! by Richard Brassey( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fun-to-read book filled with fascinating facts about the chimpanzee
George and the dragon and other saintly stories by Richard Brassey( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Olympics : the whacky facts about the Olympics and Olympic champions down the centuries! by Richard Brassey( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The quirkiest guide you will ever read to the history of the world's most famous celebration of sport. From the story of how ethos of the games of ancient Greece has been carried down and into the twenty-first century, to the individual tales of heroes and heroines, this is a lively, witty and entertaining guide for young readers everywhere. As always with Richard Brassey's popular books, there are comic strips, fact boxes, hilarious captions and speech bubbles, in a book that's packed with amazing information and entertaining insight
Elizabeth I by Richard Brassey( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It took Elizabeth I two hours each morning to decide which of her 3,000 dresses to wear. She drank beer for breakfast, and she swore a lot. The big events and the personal details of the British monarch's life get lively, irreverent treatment in this concise paperback biography in the Brilliant Brits series
Ghosts! : the ultimate guide for ghost hunters by Richard Brassey( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A kaleidoscope of hauntings from ancient Roman times to the present day, with a host of characters, including famous royals and everyday people. Includes stories of famous hauntings and explains how to go about ghost hunting, and how to tell spooky ghost stories. Cover includes hologram. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Nessie the Loch Ness monster by Richard Brassey( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Is the Loch Ness Monster real or just a story? Read the facts and decide for yourself!
Ghosts, rogues and highwaymen : 20 stories from British history by Geraldine McCaughrean( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Movers, shakers and record breakers : 20 stories from British history by Geraldine McCaughrean( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of London by Richard Brassey( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From the days when lions and hippos traipsed through Trafalgar Square to the bustling building of dazzling Docklands, and all the thousands of years in between, here is a lively look at one of the world's most amazing cities"--Back cover. Suggested level: primary
Britannia : 100 great stories from British history by Geraldine McCaughrean( Book )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Scotland by Richard Brassey( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faster, further, higher, deeper : crashes, explosions, wrecks, disasters, failures and triumphs in transport history! by Richard Brassey( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Beckham by Richard Brassey( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daredevils and desperadoes : 20 stories from British history by Geraldine McCaughrean( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Daredevils & Desperadoes' includes stories about Dick Whittington, the Peasants' Revolt, the Battle of Agincourt, the murder of the Princes in the Tower, the ghost of Anne Boleyn, the wooing of Anne Cleves and the Gunpowder Plot
Henry VIII by Richard Brassey( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life and reign of the sixteenth-century English monarch known for effecting the separation of England from the Church of Rome and for his many wives
Shakespeare by Richard Brassey( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of World War One by Richard Brassey( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greyfriars Bobby : the classic story of the most famous dog in Scotland by Richard Brassey( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guy Fawkes by Richard Brassey( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The story of Ireland
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How to speak chimpanzee : a phrase book of useful everyday expressions in Chimpanzee that no human should be without!George and the dragon and other saintly storiesThe story of the Olympics : the whacky facts about the Olympics and Olympic champions down the centuries!Elizabeth IGhosts! : the ultimate guide for ghost huntersNessie the Loch Ness monsterMovers, shakers and record breakers : 20 stories from British historyThe story of London