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Haviland, Virginia 1911-1988

Overview
Works: 130 works in 687 publications in 7 languages and 31,529 library holdings
Genres: Fairy tales  Bibliography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Reference works  Folklore  Directories  Periodicals 
Roles: Author, Compiler, Editor, Redactor, Other, Author of introduction, Director, Composer
Classifications: PZ8.H295, 398.21
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Virginia Haviland
 
Most widely held works by Virginia Haviland
Favorite fairy tales told in Ireland by Virginia Haviland( Book )

215 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 13,886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juvenile fiction
Children's literature ; a guide to reference sources by Virginia Haviland( Book )

63 editions published between 1966 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 1,579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An annotated bibliography, international in scope, indicating the relative importance and value as well as the usefulness and interest of the 746 items described
Children and literature; views and reviews by Virginia Haviland( Book )

25 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays zowel van schrijvers uit het verleden als van hedendaagse vertegenwoordigers, waarin een grote verscheidenheid aan meningen weergegeven wordt over een aantal onderwerpen uit de jeugdliteratuur van verschillende kultuurgebieden, niet alleen uit Amerika, maar ook uit Europese en Aziatische landen
North American legends( Book )

12 editions published between 1979 and 2003 in English and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents tall tales indigenous to America, tales of European and African immigrants, and folklore of American Indians and Eskimos
The fairy tale treasury by Virginia Haviland( Book )

19 editions published between 1972 and 1988 in English and Japanese and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty-two of the world's best-loved fairy tales
Favorite fairy tales told in Germany by Virginia Haviland( Book )

5 editions published between 1959 and 1994 in English and held by 916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven well known German tales: The Frog Prince, The Elves and the Shoemaker, Rapunzel, The Cat and the Mouse in Partnership, Rumpelstiltskin, Hansel and Gretel, and The Bremen Town Musicians
The complete fairy tales and stories by H. C Andersen( Book )

2 editions published between 1974 and 1983 in English and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents 156 tales accompanied by the author's notes on the background of his stories
The openhearted audience : ten authors talk about writing for children by Library of Congress( Book )

10 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children's books of international interest; a selection from four decades of American publishing by Virginia Haviland( Book )

23 editions published between 1972 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Books in search of children; speeches and essays by Louise Seaman Bechtel( Book )

13 editions published between 1955 and 1970 in English and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children & poetry : a selective, annotated bibliography by Virginia Haviland( Book )

25 editions published between 1969 and 1979 in 3 languages and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Favorite fairy tales told around the world by Virginia Haviland( Book )

3 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compendium of stories from the author's previous books, with several tales from each of sixteen countries
The best of children's books, 1964-1978 by Virginia Haviland( Book )

11 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samuel Langhorne Clemens : a centennial for Tom Sawyer : an annotated, selected bibliography by Virginia Haviland( Book )

14 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This annotated bibliography, prepared by the Children's Book Section of the Library of Congress to celebrate the centennial of "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer," lists editions of the Mark Twain classics most widely read by young people, biographical or autobiographical and travel works significant for relevent background, and miscellaneous items which are related to Clemens' writing of fiction and which reflect his personality. Foreign-language editions, biocritical works, and bibliographies are also listed. Contemporary book reviews are quoted in annotations for first editions of the famous stories. (Jm)
The spirited life : Bertha Mahony Miller and children's books by Eulalie Steinmetz( Book )

5 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Special collections in children's literature by Carolyn W Field( Book )

7 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The talking pot : a Danish folktale by Virginia Haviland( Book )

6 editions published between 1971 and 1991 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of a Danish tale in which a magical talking pot causes a poor family to triumph over a rich couple
Ruth Sawyer by Virginia Haviland( Book )

13 editions published in 1965 in 4 languages and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Favorite fairy tales told in russia by Virginia Haviland( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Favorite fairy tales told in Ireland
Alternative Names
Haviland, V. 1911-1988

Virginia Haviland Amerikaans bibliothecaresse (1911-1988)

Virginia Haviland Author, Librarian

ハヴィランド, ヴァージニア

ハビランド, バージニア

Languages
English (456)

Japanese (7)

French (2)

German (1)

Danish (1)

Persian (1)

Dutch (1)

Covers
Favorite fairy tales told in GermanyThe complete fairy tales and storiesThe openhearted audience : ten authors talk about writing for children