WorldCat Identities

Turska, Krystyna 1933-

Overview
Works: 92 works in 234 publications in 8 languages and 8,644 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Stories, plots, etc  Picture books  Fairy tales  Comic books, strips, etc  Christian fiction  Folklore 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ8.R897, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Krystyna Turska
A cavalcade of goblins by Alan Garner( Book )
2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Forty-two tales, legends, and poems from various countries, including Japan, India, and North America, about giants, goblins, demons, and other supernatural creatures
The woodcutter's duck by Krystyna Turska( Book )
17 editions published between 1972 and 1992 in English and French and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kindness to a frog brings a Polish woodcutter an unusual power and a change of fortune
The magician of Cracow by Krystyna Turska( Book )
10 editions published in 1975 in 3 languages and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A magician who wants to go to the moon sells his soul to the devil to accomplish his objective
A cavalcade of sea legends by Michael Brown( Book )
4 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tales and poems from many countries about the sea and sea creatures
The mouse and the egg by William Mayne( Book )
14 editions published between 1980 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the speckled hen lays a golden egg, Grandfather learns the value of her plain brown ones
Marra's world by Elizabeth Jane Coatsworth( Book )
2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Raised by a harsh grandmother and an indifferent father, Marra comes to understand her world with the help of her seal mother
A cavalcade of dragons by Roger Lancelyn Green( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An anthology containing thirty-nine tales of dragon lore derived from ancient and modern sources
Authors' choice 2 ( Book )
3 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cavalcade of witches by Jacynth Hope-Simpson( Book )
2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes historical selections along with original and traditional tales recounting facts and fancies about witches and their activities
The Trojan horse by James Reeves( Book )
8 editions published between 1968 and 1971 in 4 languages and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ein Geschwisterpaar erlebt den trojanischen Krieg
The king of the golden river by John Ruskin( Book )
11 editions published in 1978 in 3 languages and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Through kindness, a boy regains for himself the treasure his cruel older brothers lost
Crispin and the dancing piglet by Krystyna Turska( Book )
4 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
His father and older brothers laugh when, out of all the animals on the farm, Crispin chooses to take a tiny piglet with him when he goes out into the world to seek his fortune
Tales from Central Russia by James Riordan( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of forty-seven folktales from Central Russia
Happy families by Barbara Willard( Book )
3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An anthology of prose and poetry about family life includes selections by Louisa May Alcott, Gerald Durrell, Walter de la Mare, Jane Austen, William Wordsworth, Saki, J.M. Barrie and others
Tamara and the sea witch by Krystyna Turska( Book )
9 editions published between 1971 and 1973 in English and German and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Through courage and perseverance a peasant girl frees her husband, an enchanted prince, from the spell of the evil sea witch
Authors' choice by Gillian Avery( Book )
8 editions published between 1970 and 1976 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pegasus by Krystyna Turska( Book )
7 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in 4 languages and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts how the warrior Bellerophon conquered the winged horse, Pegasus, and relates the many adventures they had together
Coppelia by Krystyna Turska( Book )
5 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and Afrikaans and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Billedbog om balletten Coppelia
William Mayne's book of heroes; stories and poems by William Mayne( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twenty-two poems and stories retelling heroic deeds from the folk literature of many countries. Includes the anonymous Hynd Horn, The Revenge by Lord Tennyson, The Courtship of Lemminkainen retold by William Mayne, and Horatius by Lord Macaulay
Great Grandmother Goose by Helen Cooper( Book )
3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of 80 rhymes from medieval sources which were possibly the nursery rhymes of their day
 
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Alternative Names
Turska, Krystyna Zofia.
トゥルスカ, クリスチーナ
トゥルスカ, クリスティナ
Languages
English (83)
German (13)
French (8)
Finnish (3)
Afrikaans (3)
Dutch (1)
Welsh (1)
Chinese (1)
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