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Blishen, Edward 1920-1996

Overview
Works: 154 works in 541 publications in 4 languages and 11,579 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Dictionaries  History  Fiction  Science fiction  Records and correspondence  Legends 
Roles: Editor, Author, Interviewer, Author of introduction, Compiler, Other, int, ed
Classifications: PR1175.3, B
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Oxford Book of Poetry for Children by Edward Blishen( Book )

31 editions published between 1963 and 1996 in English and German and held by 1,956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 170 poems divided into 17 categories
The god beneath the sea by Leon Garfield( Book )

37 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account, based on Greek myths, of the beginning of the world and the forces that rule the universe and the destiny of man
The thorny paradise : writers on writing for children by Edward Blishen( Book )

16 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The golden shadow by Leon Garfield( Book )

22 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

YA. ADVENTURE STORIES. YA. Across the continents of the ancient world wandered the Storyteller, enchanting all who heard him with his wondrous tales of the gods. He longed for a glimpse of the all-powerful deities of his stories, and listened eagerly to those who had experiences such encounters. And interwoven with his journey is the story of Heracles - a magnificent story with all the intense drama and high tragedy of the Greek Myths. Ages 14+
Children's classics to read aloud by Edward Blishen( Book )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of excerpts from classics in children's literature, including "Tom Sawyer," "The Secret Garden," and "Charlotte's Web."
Science fiction stories( Book )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of science fiction short stories and excerpts from longer works by a variety of authors including H.G. Wells, Jules Verne, and Isaac Asimov
Encyclopedia of education by Edward Blishen( Book )

5 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stand up Mr. Dickens : a Dickens anthology by Edward Blishen( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrays the life of the famed English novelist and describes how he entertained audiences by reading his stories aloud. Includes excerpts from "The Pickwick Papers," "Oliver Twist," "A Christmas Carol," "Dombey and Son," "David Copperfield," and "Great Expectations."
Junior Pears encyclopaedia by Edward Blishen( Book )

38 editions published between 1961 and 1995 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reference book of information in history, geography, science, technology, sports, the arts, law, famous people, and many other areas
The school that I'd like by Edward Blishen( Book )

14 editions published between 1969 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Treasury of stories for six year olds by Edward Blishen( Book )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of traditional and modern tales by such authors as Florence Botsford, Joel Chandler Harris and the Brothers Grimm
A Treasury of stories for five year olds by Edward Blishen( Book )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of traditional and modern tales by such authors as Virginia Haviland, Margaret Mahy, and Edward Blishen
A Treasury of stories for seven year olds( Book )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of traditional and modern tales by such authors as Rudyard Kipling, Arthur Ransome, and Charles Perrault
A cackhanded war by Edward Blishen( Book )

8 editions published between 1972 and 1983 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blond's encyclopaedia of education by Edward Blishen( Book )

8 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Kingfisher treasury of stories for five year olds( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of traditional and modern tales by such authors as Virginia Haviland, Margaret Mahy, and Edward Blishen
The Kingfisher treasury of stories for seven year olds( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of traditional and modern tales by such authors as Rudyard Kipling, Arthur Ransome, and Charles Perrault
This right soft lot by Edward Blishen( Book )

10 editions published between 1969 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roaring boys, a schoolmaster's agony by Edward Blishen( Book )

19 editions published between 1955 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treasury of stories for eight year olds( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of traditional and modern stories from around the world by such authors as Edward Blishen, Astrid Lindgren, Margaret Mahy, and Robert Newton Peck
 
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Alternative Names
Blishen, E.

Edward Blishen Writer

エドワード・ブリッシェン

ブリッシェン, エドワード

Languages
English (278)

French (5)

Dutch (4)

German (2)

Covers
Children's classics to read aloudScience fiction storiesStand up Mr. Dickens : a Dickens anthologyA Treasury of stories for six year oldsA Treasury of stories for five year oldsA Treasury of stories for seven year oldsThe Kingfisher treasury of stories for five year oldsThe Kingfisher treasury of stories for seven year oldsA treasury of stories for eight year olds