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D'Aulaire, Edgar Parin 1898-1986

Overview
Works: 145 works in 512 publications in 9 languages and 31,715 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  Biographies  Fairy tales  Folk tales  Pictorial works  Children's audiobooks  History  Folklore 
Roles: Illustrator, Creator, Author, Editor
Classifications: PZ8.1.A86, B
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Most widely held works by Edgar Parin D'Aulaire
Abraham Lincoln by Ingri D'Aulaire( Book )

40 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 4,426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and illustrations present the life of the boy born on the Kentucky frontier who became the sixteenth president of the United States
Ingri and Edgar Parin d'Aulaire's Book of Greek myths by Ingri D'Aulaire( Book )

22 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in English and held by 3,715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrated retellings of the myths about the gods and goddesses of ancient Greece
D'Aulaires' Trolls by Ingri D'Aulaire( Book )

16 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in English and Japanese and held by 1,945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the various kinds of trolls found in Norway's mountains and relates some of the stories associated with them
Benjamin Franklin by Ingri D'Aulaire( Book )

16 editions published between 1950 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the witty author, scientist, and statesman who helped with the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution and became the first ambassador of the United States of America
Columbus by Ingri D'Aulaire( Book )

13 editions published between 1955 and 1996 in English and German and held by 1,730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A life of the Genoese weaver's son who sought to prove the world is round, telling how he studied map-making in Portugal, waited long years for financial and material support from Isabella of Spain, and finally made four voyages to the New World
George Washington by Ingri D'Aulaire( Book )

24 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple biography of Washington, telling of the major events in his life and stressing the upbringing that endowed him with the qualities of leadership
Norse gods and giants by Ingri D'Aulaire( Book )

12 editions published between 1967 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Norse myths describing the exploits of the gods and goddesses of the Aesir beginning with the creation and ending when the gods and giants destroyed each other in battle
Pocahontas by Ingri D'Aulaire( Book )

17 editions published between 1946 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 1,506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Pocahontas, the Native American princess who became a courageous and generous young woman who was willing to risk her father's wrath to help the starving English settlers at Jamestown. She was then betrayed and kidnapped and was a dignified and cool-headed captive. Eventually she became a noble and handsome woman who was presented to the King and Queen of England
Leif the Lucky by Ingri D'Aulaire( Book )

20 editions published between 1941 and 2014 in English and held by 1,379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells how Leif sailed with his father, Eric the Red, from Iceland to Greenland where he grew up; describes his journeys back to Norway, where he became a Christian and then to the land he called Vinland; and tells how his kinsman settled in Vinland and met the Indians
Buffalo Bill by Ingri D'Aulaire( Book )

5 editions published between 1952 and 1998 in English and held by 1,210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the famous scout beginning with his boyhood in Kansas Territory and his friendship with the Kickapoo Indians authentically picturing events of his exciting life against the background of the western frontier
D'Aulaires' book of Norse myths by Ingri D'Aulaire( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Norse myths describing the exploits of the Aesir gods and goddesses, beginning with the creation of the world and ending with the day of reckoning. The companion to D'Aulaires' Book of Greek Myths, a treasured part of so many children's libraries, has returned to print after more than twenty years. The Caldecott medal winning D'Aulaires once again captivate their young audience with this beautifully illustrated introduction to Norse legends, telling stories of Odin the all father, Thor the thunder god and the theft of his hammer, Loki the mischievous god of the Jotun Race, and Ragnarokk, the destiny of the gods. Children meet Bragi, the god of poetry, and the famous Valkyrie maidens protecting Odin's Valhalla, among other gods, goddesses, heroes, and giants. Textured illustrations throughout depict the wondrous other world of Norse folklore and its fantastical northern landscape. Includes color illustrations throughout
Children of the northlights by Ingri D'Aulaire( Book )

30 editions published between 1935 and 2012 in English and held by 851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lise and Lasse live at the top of Norway, in Lapland. After the long dark winter in the mountains, the sun comes again, and the children go to school in the village. Next comes summer when their parents bring baby brother to be christened and the children return to the family to help move the reindeer to the coast. Finally, the family returns to the mountains for winter
The terrible troll-bird by Ingri D'Aulaire( Book )

6 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in English and Japanese and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When four children defeat the terrible troll-bird who has terrified their Norwegian valley for years, everyone celebrates in a merry feast
Ola by Ingri D'Aulaire( Book )

22 editions published between 1932 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ola explores his native country of Norway, traveling, working odd jobs, and meeting new people
Norwegian folk tales by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen( Book )

9 editions published between 1938 and 1969 in English and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oral tradition kept the stories of Norway alive from generation to generation until they were written down in the 19th century by two Norwegian scholars. This is a selection of the best known tales
Don't count your chicks by Ingri D'Aulaire( Book )

18 editions published between 1943 and 1993 in English and Japanese and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the way to market the old lady becomes so carried away by the visions of the wealth her egg money will bring that she scrambles eggs and illusions of wealth in a foolish mishap
Animals everywhere by Ingri D'Aulaire( Book )

6 editions published between 1940 and 1954 in English and Undetermined and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animals from the tropics to the arctic regions are pictured in their natural habitats
D'Aulaires' book of Greek myths by Ingri D'Aulaire( Recording )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Greek myths
Foxie, the singing dog by Ingri D'Aulaire( Book )

9 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lost dog's luck makes him fat and famous, but when given a chance he proves he still thinks there is no place like home
The two cars by Ingri D'Aulaire( Book )

3 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in English and Korean and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a magic moonlit night, the sleek, shiny automatic new car and the beat-up old car with many miles on its speedometer go for a drive to see which car is the best
 
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Ingri and Edgar Parin d'Aulaire's Book of Greek myths
Alternative Names
Aulaire, Edgar.

Aulaire, Edgar Parin d'.

Aulaire, Edgar Parin d' 1898-1986

Auler Parin, Edgar 1898-1986

D'Aulaire, Edgar

D'Aulaire, Edgar P.

D'Aulaire Edgar Parin 1898-1986

Dōrea, Edogā 1898-1986

Parin d'Aulaire, Edgar

Parin d'Aulaire, Edgar, 1898-1986

Parin, Edgar 1898-1986

돌레르, 에드거 파린 1898-1986

ダウレア, エドガー・P

ドゥライア, エドガー パリン

ドーレア, エドガー

ドーレア, エドガー・パーリン

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Ingri and Edgar Parin d'Aulaire's Book of Greek mythsD'Aulaires' TrollsBenjamin FranklinColumbusNorse gods and giantsPocahontasD'Aulaires' book of Norse mythsThe terrible troll-bird