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Kiddell-Monroe, Joan

Overview
Works: 171 works in 550 publications in 4 languages and 10,476 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Juvenile works  Folklore  Epic poetry, Greek  Epic poetry  Fiction  Study guides  History  Fairy tales  Illustrated works 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Other
Classifications: PA4025.A5, 883.1
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Most widely held works about Joan Kiddell-Monroe
 
Most widely held works by Joan Kiddell-Monroe
West Indian folk-tales by Philip Manderson Sherlock( Book )

19 editions published between 1966 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These folktales also feature Anansi the spider, as well as the Carib Indians and the Arawaks, who were the original inhabitants of Haiti
English fables and fairy stories by James Reeves( Book )

27 editions published between 1954 and 1997 in English and German and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nineteen beautiful retellings to such standard English tales as "Jack and the Beanstalk."
Scottish folk-tales and legends by Barbara Ker Wilson( Book )

22 editions published between 1954 and 1999 in English and Romanian and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty-two traditional tales and legends from various parts of Scotland
The song of Hiawatha by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow( Book )

8 editions published between 1960 and 1984 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The narrative poem about Hiawatha, "he who makes rivers," in which he is challenged by the powers of nature that continually war against man
The Iliad of Homer by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )

8 editions published between 1960 and 2000 in English and Japanese and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Homer's account of the Trojan War between the Greeks and the Trojans including Achilles' quarrel with Agamemnon and his revenge against Hector
German hero-sagas and folk-tales by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )

5 editions published between 1958 and 2001 in English and Romanian and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indian tales and legends by J. E. B Gray( Book )

12 editions published between 1961 and 1996 in English and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains thirty-four traditional tales, legends, and epics from India
Irish sagas and folk-tales by Eileen O'Faoláin( Book )

18 editions published between 1954 and 1986 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-one stories from Ireland, including heroic sagas, ancestral tales of men and gods, stories about the Fianna, a band of warrior-athletes, and tales of fairies and leprechauns
The Odyssey of Homer by Homer( Book )

10 editions published between 1952 and 2000 in English and Japanese and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts Odysseus' long journey home from the Trojan War, and the unusual encounters he had with the Sirens, the cyclops Polyphemus, and Circe the enchantress
African myths and legends by Kathleen Arnott( Book )

12 editions published between 1962 and 1994 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 34 tales taken from the folklore of different African peoples. Grades 5-7
Japanese tales and legends by Helen McAlpine( Book )

10 editions published between 1958 and 1996 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-seven epics, legends, folk and fairy tales collected from the folklore of Japan
Russian tales and legends by Charles Downing( Book )

13 editions published between 1956 and 2002 in English and Romanian and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty folk and fairy tales from Russia include "Death and the Soldier," "Fair Vasilissa and Baba Yaga," "The Firebird," and "The Magic Berries."
Yugoslav folk-tales by Nada Ćurčija-Prodanović( Book )

8 editions published between 1957 and 1960 in English and Undetermined and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Aeneid of Virgil by Norman Burke Taylor( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This retelling of Virgil's "Aeneid" preserves the atmosphere and intent of the original
Scandinavian legends and folk-tales by Gwyn Jones( Book )

13 editions published between 1956 and 1992 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-four tales from the folklore of Denmark, Norway, Iceland, and Finland
Chinese myths and fantasies by Cyril Birch( Book )

9 editions published between 1961 and 1996 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of eighteen legends and folktales, bringing to life the magic and mystery of China
Tales of the Norse gods by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of twenty tales, bringing to life the Norse gods, including Odin, Thor, Freya, and Loki
Welsh legends and folk-tales, retold by Gwyn Jones( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Iliad & Odyssey of Homer by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fairy tales from the Arabian nights by E Dixon( Book )

8 editions published between 1951 and 1987 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a generous collection of tales taken from The Arabian Nights
 
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The Odyssey of Homer
Alternative Names
Joan Kiddell-Monroe British book illustrator known best for the Oxford Myths and Legends series (1950s 60s)

Kiddel-Monroe.

Kiddel-Monroe, Joan.

Kiddell-Monroe, J. 1908-1972

Kiddell Monroe, Joan

Monroe, Joan Kiddell-.

Monroe Joan Kiddell- 1908-1972

キデル・モンロー, ジョアン

キデル・モンロー, ジョーン

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English fables and fairy storiesScottish folk-tales and legendsThe Iliad of HomerGerman hero-sagas and folk-talesIndian tales and legendsThe Odyssey of HomerAfrican myths and legendsJapanese tales and legends