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Haviland, Virginia 1911-1988

Overview
Works: 209 works in 788 publications in 3 languages and 29,989 library holdings
Genres: Fairy tales  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Bibliographies  History  Reference works  Essays  Folk tales  Folklore 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Restager , Other, Redactor, Author of introduction, Director, Composer
Classifications: PZ8.H295, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Virginia Haviland
 
Most widely held works by Virginia Haviland
Children and literature : views and reviews by Virginia Haviland( Book )

32 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays zowel van schrijvers uit het verleden als van hedendaagse vertegenwoordigers, waarin een grote verscheidenheid aan meningen weergegeven wordt over een aantal onderwerpen uit de jeugdliteratuur van verschillende kultuurgebieden, niet alleen uit Amerika, maar ook uit Europese en Aziatische landen
The complete fairy tales and stories by H. C Andersen( Book )

3 editions published between 1974 and 1983 in English and held by 1,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents 156 tales accompanied by the author's notes on the background of his stories
Favorite fairy tales told in France by Virginia Haviland( Book )

27 editions published between 1959 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 1,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juvenile fiction
Favorite fairy tales told in Ireland by Virginia Haviland( Book )

19 editions published between 1961 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales of leprachauns, the wee people and other strange and unusual things
Favorite fairy tales told in Russia by Virginia Haviland( Book )

15 editions published between 1961 and 1995 in English and held by 1,019 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five popular fairy tales from Russia retold for fascinating reading or listening
Favorite fairy tales told in Scotland by Virginia Haviland( Book )

18 editions published between 1963 and 1996 in English and held by 994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of six Scottish fairy tales retold in English
Favorite fairy tales told in Poland by Virginia Haviland( Book )

13 editions published between 1953 and 1995 in English and Japanese and held by 993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vivid retellings of six old tales, including one about a jolly tailor who climbed a ladder to the sky and sewed the clouds shut to stop the rain and one about a Flamebird who stole a golden apple from the king
Favorite fairy tales told in Norway by Virginia Haviland( Book )

20 editions published between 1961 and 1997 in English and held by 992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains Taper Tom, Land and the north wind, Boots, and the troll, among other stories. Grades 2-4
Favorite fairy tales told in England by Virginia Haviland( Book )

14 editions published between 1959 and 1994 in English and held by 981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"'Retold from 'English fairy tales.''"
Favorite fairy tales told in Spain by Virginia Haviland( Book )

17 editions published between 1963 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of six Spanish fairy retold in an English version
Favorite fairy tales told in Japan by Virginia Haviland( Book )

19 editions published between 1961 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grades 3-4
Favorite fairy tales told in Sweden by Virginia Haviland( Book )

16 editions published between 1966 and 1994 in English and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Favorite fairy tales told in Sweden such as The Old Woman and the Tramp, The Lad and the Fox, Pinkel
The fairy tale treasury by Virginia Haviland( Book )

25 editions published between 1972 and 1988 in English and Japanese and held by 869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty-two of the world's best-loved fairy tales
Favorite fairy tales told in India by Virginia Haviland( Book )

12 editions published between 1973 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of eight stories told in India, first collected and written down over a hundred years ago
Favorite fairy tales told in Germany by Virginia Haviland( Book )

12 editions published between 1959 and 1994 in English and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven well known German tales: The frog prince, The elves and the shoemaker, Rupunzel, The cat and the mouse in partnership, Rumpelstiltskin, Hansel and Gretel, and the Bremen town musicians
Favorite fairy tales told in Czechoslovakia by Virginia Haviland( Book )

22 editions published between 1966 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 846 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Famous fairy tales from Czechoslovakia including Karatko the terrible, the wood fairy, the three golden hairs of Grandfather Know all
The openhearted audience : ten authors talk about writing for children by Library of Congress( Book )

12 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in English and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In its program of lectures, the Library of Congress has introduced a succession of distinguished contributors to children's literature. First presented in 1963, many of the lectures included herein were given in observance of National Children's Book Week, and the authors have much to say about the genesis of their own writing for children. They speak convincingly about the influences and impulses that account for the qualities that define their books, and about creative writing and children's literature in general. All the authors share a conviction about the worth and complexity of children's literature, their respect for the children in their audience, and their delight in feeding children's power of imagination
Favorite fairy tales told in Italy by Virginia Haviland( Book )

10 editions published between 1955 and 1997 in English and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes Cenerentola, The Story of Bensurdatu, The Stone in the Cock's Head, Bastianelo, The Three Goslings, and The Golden Lion
Favorite fairy tales told in Greece by Virginia Haviland( Book )

12 editions published between 1970 and 1997 in English and German and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of eight fairy tales translated from Greek into English
 
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Alternative Names
Haviland, V. 1911-1988

Haviland, Virginia, 1911-

Virginia Haviland Amerikaans bibliothecaresse (1911-1988)

Virginia Haviland Author, Librarian

Virginia Haviland bibliotekario merikano

וירג'יניה הבילנד ספרנית אמריקאית

فيرجينيا هافيلاند

ハヴィランド, ヴァージニア

ハビランド, バージニア

Languages
English (324)

Japanese (3)

German (1)