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Rackham, Arthur 1867-1939

Overview
Works: 813 works in 2,934 publications in 13 languages and 52,201 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Poetry  Satire  Christmas stories  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Nature stories  Stories, plots, etc  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Creator, Signer, Adapter, Artist, Editor, Translator, Compiler, Scribe
Classifications: PS2429.M5, [FIC]
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Aesop's fables by Aesop( Book )

75 editions published between 1912 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of stories told by the Greek slave, Aesop, whose wisdom so impressed one master that he was set free
Rip Van Winkle by Washington Irving( Book )

87 editions published between 1905 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,085 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a result of drinking the liquor of some strange Dutchmen, Rip Van Winkle falls asleep in the Catskill Mountains and wakes up twenty years later to a much-changed world
A Christmas carol by Clare West( Book )

53 editions published between 1843 and 2014 in English and held by 1,676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dickens' tale of Scrooge's discovery of the true Christmas spirit is presented with Rackham's famous pictorial interpretations
The legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving( Book )

19 editions published between 1928 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations by Arthur Rackham accompany this retelling of Irving's classic tale of a headless horseman
Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens by J. M Barrie( Book )

113 editions published between 1906 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Peter Pan's adventures in Kensington Gardens in London
The annotated Alice : Alice's adventures in Wonderland & Through the looking glass by Lewis Carroll( Book )

94 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 1,483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this facsimile of the 1907 edition, a little girl falls down a rabbit hole and discovers a world of nonsensical and amusing characters
The wind in the willows by Kenneth Grahame( Book )

56 editions published between 1908 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great illustrated classic. Shy mole is cleaning his underground house until the spring weather lures him above for a cautious encounter with the worldly Water Rat. Their exploration of the Wild Wood includes lunch with Otter and hilarious adventures at Toad Hall
The Annotated Mother Goose : Nursery Rhymes Old and New Arranged and Explained by William S. Baring-Gould & Ceil Baring-Gould by William Stuart Baring-Gould( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 1,420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annotations consider various political and historical interpretations by scholars
The Arthur Rackham fairy book, a book of old favourites with new illustrations by Arthur Rackham( Book )

51 editions published between 1933 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 1,388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of twenty-three of the most beloved and important fairy tales - the tales all children delight in and which no boy or girl should grow up without knowing. They range from Hop O' My Thumb, Henny-Penny, The Three Bears, Red Riding Hood and others for the youngest children to Sleeping Beauty and Cindrella, Ali Baba and Aladdink, The Ugly Duckling and The Emperor's New Clothes for the older ones. - from the jacket overleaf
The night before Christmas : poem by Clement Clarke Moore( Book )

50 editions published between 1800 and 2006 in English and held by 1,276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Well known poem about an important Christmas Eve visitor
The sleeping beauty by C. S Evans( Book )

45 editions published between 1912 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disgruntled at not being invited to the princess's christening, the wicked fairy casts a spell that dooms the princess to sleep for a hundred years
Tales from Shakespeare by Charles Lamb( Book )

56 editions published between 1899 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells for children the stories of twenty of Shakespeare's plays
Cinderella by C. S Evans( Book )

35 editions published between 1919 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mistreated kitchen maid, with the help of her fairy godmother, attends the palace ball on the condition that she leave before midnight
Irish fairy tales by James Stephens( Book )

27 editions published between 1920 and 2008 in English and French and held by 998 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of ten long tales retelling the legend of Fiann (pronounced to rhyme with tune) who led the Fianna against the enemies of Ireland in the ancient time when Conn of the Hundred Battles was High King of Tara
Mother Goose nursery rhymes by Arthur Rackham( Book )

31 editions published between 1913 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 162 nursery rhymes illustrated by the well-known illustrator, Arthur Rackham
The legend of Sleepy Hollow and other tales by Washington Irving( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A superstitious schoolmaster, in love with a wealthy farmer's daughter, has a terrifying encounter with a headless horseman
Grimm's fairy tales; twenty stories by Jacob Grimm( Book )

16 editions published between 1973 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty tales collected from German folklore and immortalized by the brothers Grimm
Once upon a time : the fairy tale world of Arthur Rackham by Margery Darrell( Book )

7 editions published between 1972 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book contains Rip Van Winkle, The lady and the lion, The frog prince, Rapunzel, Briar rose, Red Riding Hood, Hansel and Gretel, The seven ravens, Alice's adventures in wonderland, Three tales from Shakespeare (The taming of the shrew, A midsummer night's dream, Romeo and Juliet), A Christmas carol, Fables by Aesop, Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens
The annotated Peter Pan by J. M Barrie( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An annotated version of the classic story of the boy who never grows up includes period photos and a discussion of the tale's controversial history
Gulliver's travels: an authoritative text, the correspondence of Swift, Pope's verses on Gulliver's travels [and] critical essays by Jonathan Swift( Book )

52 editions published between 1899 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Appreciated by children as an adventure story and by adults as a devastating satire of society, "Gulliver's Travels" is a fascinating blend of travelogue, realism, symbolism, and fantastic voyage--all with a serious philosophical intent
 
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Alternative Names
Arthur Rackham

Arthur Rackham britischer Illustrator

Arthur Rackham Brits kunstschilder

Arthur Rackham illustratore inglese

Arthur Rackman

Arthurus Rackham

Rackam Arthur 1867-1939

Rackham, A.

Rackham, A. 1867-1939

Rackham, A. (Arthur), 1867-1939.

Rackham, Arthur

Rackham, Arturo 1867-1939

Rackhan, Artur.

Rekchėm, A. 1867-1939

Rekhems, A. 1867-1939

Артър Ракъм

Рэкем, Артур

ארתור רקהאם

آرتور راکهام

아서 래컴

アーサー・ラッカム

ラッカム, アーサー

亞瑟·拉克姆

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Rip Van WinkleA Christmas carolThe legend of Sleepy HollowThe annotated Alice : Alice's adventures in Wonderland & Through the looking glassThe wind in the willowsThe night before Christmas : poemThe sleeping beautyTales from Shakespeare