WorldCat Identities

Williams, Jay 1914-1978

Overview
Works: 160 works in 562 publications in 7 languages and 35,404 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  History  Naval history  Folklore 
Roles: Author, Actor, Singer
Classifications: PZ7.W666, 759.5
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Jay Williams
 
Most widely held works by Jay Williams
Danny Dunn, scientific detective by Jay Williams( Book )
69 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Danny Dunn tries to track down the missing manager of the local department store with the aid of a bloodhound robot
The world of Titian, c. 1488-1576 by Jay Williams( Book )
26 editions published between 1968 and 1981 in English and held by 3,129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An account of the life, work and times of the most famous painter of 16th century Venice
Everyone knows what a dragon looks like by Jay Williams( Book )
13 editions published between 1976 and 1989 in English and held by 1,628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Because of the road sweeper's belief in him, a dragon saves the city of Wu from the Wild Horsemen of the north
Knights of the crusades by Jay Williams( Book )
14 editions published between 1962 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 1,137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An illustrated account of the Crusades including a discussion of the artistic endeavors of this period
Leonardo da Vinci by Jay Williams( Book )
21 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life story of the Renaissance artist and scientist. Includes reproductions of his paintings and drawings and sketches from his notebooks
Joan of Arc by Jay Williams( Book )
5 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and held by 1,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An account of the early life, military experience and death of Joan of Arc
The Spanish Armada by Jay Williams( Book )
9 editions published between 1966 and 1968 in English and held by 971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Danny Dunn and the swamp monster by Jay Williams( Book )
10 editions published between 1971 and 1979 in English and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Danny Dunn and his friends search for a legendary serpent in Central Africa
Life in the Middle Ages by Jay Williams( Book )
9 editions published between 1938 and 1970 in English and Spanish and held by 781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Text, drawings, and reproductions of medieval pictures re-create how people lived in the villages, towns, and feudal castles of the middle ages and how the young men of that time trained for war or the clergy, for law or medicine, and in arts and crafts
Danny Dunn and the anti-gravity paint by Jay Williams( Book )
17 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in English and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Danny Dunn and his friend Professor Bullfinch accidentally develop a liquid that defies the power of gravity
Petronella by Jay Williams( Book )
6 editions published between 1973 and 2001 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Determined not to be outdone by her brothers in seeking a fortune in the world, a young princess sets out to find a prince to rescue
Stage left by Jay Williams( Book )
2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The magic grandfather by Jay Williams( Book )
7 editions published between 1979 and 1982 in English and Japanese and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An 11-year-old discovers that not only is his seemingly ne'er-do-well grandfather a bona fide sorcerer but he too may have an untapped talent for magic
Danny Dunn, time traveler by Jay Williams( Book )
6 editions published between 1963 and 1979 in English and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Danny and his friends experiment with a time machine
Danny Dunn and the weather machine by Jay Williams( Book )
5 editions published between 1959 and 1979 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Danny Dunn decides to do some volunteer weather-observing. His friend Professor Bullfinch has an ionic transmitter that makes little clouds and miniature rainstorms. Danny soon is in business making weather conditions on order
Danny Dunn on the ocean floor by Jay Williams( Book )
11 editions published between 1960 and 1979 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Danny and the Professor are off to Mexico to test a new plastic diving ship, record fish sounds, and discover scientific phenomena of the deep
The battle for the Atlantic by Jay Williams( Book )
3 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The crucial battle that took place on, over and under the sea from 1940 to 1943. Grades 6-9
The king with six friends by Jay Williams( Book )
3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Finding himself without a kingdom, a king goes into the world to improve his fortunes and finds six friends whose special skills help him to get what he wants most
The practical princess, and other liberating fairy tales by Jay Williams( Book )
15 editions published between 1978 and 1995 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Six unusual fairy tales include "The Practical Princess," "Stupid Marco," "The Silver Whistle," "Forgetful Fred," "Petronella," and "Philbert the Fearful."
Danny Dunn and the automatic house by Jay Williams( Book )
9 editions published between 1965 and 1979 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Danny and his friends get involved in the world of robots
 
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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.10 (from 0.06 for Danny Dunn ... to 1.00 for Jay Willia ...)
Alternative Names

controlled identity Delving, Michael, 1914-1978

Delving, Michael.
Willams, Jay.
Williams, Jay
Williams, Jay 1914-
ウィリアムズ, J
ウイリアムズ, ジェイ
Languages
English (244)
Spanish (6)
French (3)
Japanese (2)
Italian (2)
Swedish (1)
Dutch (1)
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