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World Publishing Company

Overview
Works: 110 works in 129 publications in 1 language and 8,222 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Folklore  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Dictionaries  Legends  Bibliography  Pictorial works  Western stories 
Roles: Publisher
Classifications: PS3523.O46, E
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The emperor and the kite by Jane Yolen ( Book )
2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 1,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the emperor is imprisoned in a high tower, his smallest daughter, whom he has always ignored, uses her kite to save him
Bibliophile in the nursery : a bookman's treasury of collectors' lore on old and rare children's books by William Targ ( Book )
1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare in Europe by Oswald LeWinter ( Book )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Greyling : a picture story from the islands of Shetland by Jane Yolen ( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A selchie, a seal who has turned into a human boy, lives as the son of a childless Scottish couple for many years until, to save his "father's" life, he returns to the sea
A pair of red clogs by Masako Matsuno ( Book )
1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A little Japanese girl tries to hide the fact that she has cracked her new red clogs
The circus in the mist by Bruno Munari ( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Although a mist surrounds the town, everything is bright and gay beneath the circus tent
The terrible Nung Gwama : a Chinese folktale by Ed Young ( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A retelling of the Chinese tale in which a poor young woman outwits the terrible monster, Nung Gwama, before he eats her
The New World idea index to the Holy Bible ( Book )
2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The rooster's horns : a Chinese puppet play to make and perform by Ed Young ( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the plot of a Chinese puppet play and includes directions for making shadow puppets and a theatre
Wildfire by Evans G Valens ( Book )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatic story of a forest fire that starts from a tiny spark and erupts into an inferno, driving all the terrified animals to flight. Grades 3-4
Toby Tyler, or, Ten Weeks with a circus by James Otis ( Book )
1 edition published in 1947 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a little boy who really does run away to join the merriment and miseries of circus life
Taro and the Tōfu by Masako Matsuno ( Book )
2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a candy store a young Japanese boy makes a big decision as to whether to yield to temptation or return the extra change he received from a peddler. Grades 3-4
Cobb's cavalcade : a selection from the writings of Irvin S. Cobb by Irvin S Cobb ( Book )
1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Smoke Bellew by Jack London ( Book )
2 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Christopher Bellew, a San Francisco newspaperman and dandy, sets off on what he believes will be a brief trek into the Klondike to cover the latest gold rush
Tales of the Nimipoo from the land of the Nez Percé Indians by Eleanor B Heady ( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twenty-two tales of the Nez Perc ̌Indians who dwelled in the areas of northern Idaho, eastern Washington, and Oregon
The good llama by Anne F Rockwell ( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Inca legend describing how a good llama led people and animals to survive the great flood that forced the sun to share the sky with the moon
Molly o' the Moors : the story of a pony by Charles Keeping ( Book )
1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The rainbow dictionary by Wendell W Wright ( Book )
1 edition published in 1947 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this dictionary for children, each definition is developed to give the essential meanings of a word, staying within the realm of a child's experience. Many word use examples are quotations from Mother Goose, Lewis Carroll, Robert Louis Stevenson, and other children's literature
The adventures of the three colors by Annette Tison ( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A little boy learns about mixing colors when he tries to reproduce all the rainbow colors with only three colors left in his paintbox
Animals for sale by Bruno Munari ( Book )
1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The reader is asked about and rejects various animals before a surprise ending
 
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Alternative Names
World Publishing Company Co.
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Languages
English (32)