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Vasiliu, Mircea 1920-2008

Overview
Works: 47 works in 86 publications in 2 languages and 5,273 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Biographies  Fairy tales  Humor  Poetry  Records and correspondence  Biography 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.V446, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mircea Vasiliu
Time enough by Emily Kimbrough( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Author recalls the misadventures and pleasures of her two-week cruise on a barge on the river Shannon
The big joke game by Scott Corbett( Book )

2 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy who loves practical jokes and games finds himself in the strange land of Limbo where the only way out is to play a complicated game
A day at the beach by Mircea Vasiliu( Book )

2 editions published between 1977 and 2001 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family spends the day at the beach where they swim, build sand castles, explore the tide pools, and watch birds
Ever ride a dinosaur? by Scott Corbett( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dinosaur with a high I.Q. but a bad sense of direction enlists the help of a middle-aged bank clerk to get to New York City to see the dinosaur exhibit at the museum
Aaron Copland, his life by Catherine Owens Peare( Book )

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of one of the prominent twentieth-century American composers whose music encompasses many forms including opera, ballet, symphony, and concerto
The story of numbers by Patricia Lauber( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells of early man's first need to count, the influence of agriculture and herding on the development of the tally, and numerical systems from Egypt, Mesopotamia, China, Rome, and India
Folk and fairy tales from around the world by Ethna Sheehan( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seventeen traditional tales from such countries as Brazil, England, Russia, China, and Norway
The girl on the floor will help you by Lavinia Russ( Book )

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wings against the wind by Natalie Savage Carlson( Book )

3 editions published between 1955 and 1960 in English and German and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story is about Jacot, a young fisherman and woodcarver, set in the Breton seacoast and describes the customs and dress of the inhabitants
Qué será? What can it be? by Loretta Burke Hubp( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traditional Spanish riddles separated into such topics as nature, animals, music, food, and others. Includes English translations of riddles and answers
Hark, the little angel by Mircea Vasiliu( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is Christmas week and all the angels are busy with choir practice - except for one little angel. Fascinated with what was happening in the big city below, he jumps and takes part in the earthly pre-Christmas activities
Will there never be a prince? by Sondra Rosenberg( Book )

2 editions published between 1970 and 1974 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When fat Carol decides to be herself, she is at last able to lose weight
The plain princess and the lazy prince by Joseph Schrank( Book )

1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fox on one fine evening sets out to raid a farmer's yard
The world is many things by Mircea Vasiliu( Book )

3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sight, sound, smell, taste, and touch are the senses which invite us to know, enjoy, and understand the world about us
Cornflakes and Beaujolais. / [drawings by Vasiliu] by Paul Roberts( Book )

1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wind and me by Beverly Butler( Book )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this poem a child explores the varied powers of the wind
Which way to the melting pot? by Mircea Vasiliu( Book )

4 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author's experience in setting up his home in America after his departure from the now Communist Roumanian diplomatic world, told in humorous fashion
The year goes round by Mircea Vasiliu( Book )

5 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pictures suggest the many things children do and see during the changing seasons. Preschool - Kindergarten
What's happening? by Mircea Vasiliu( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cartoon-like illustrations accompany brief text describing a day's activities in a city neighborhood
Do you remember! by Mircea Vasiliu( Book )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A picture book in which a child remembers "first" events of his life on his seventh birthday-- first day of school, first haircut, first trip to the zoo, etc
 
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Audience level: 0.23 (from 0.13 for A day at t ... to 0.40 for Cornflakes ...)

A day at the beach
Alternative Names
Vasiliu, M. 1920-2008

Languages
English (38)

German (1)

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