Jacobs, Joseph 1854-1916
Most widely held works about Joseph Jacobs
Most widely held works by Joseph Jacobs
English fairy tales by Joseph Jacobs ( Book )
126 editions published between 1890 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,328 libraries worldwide
Forty-three tales of fairies, giants, and foolish ones from the folklore that served to amuse the unlettered classes of "Merrie England."
The fables of Aesop by Aesop ( Book )
48 editions published between 1889 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,140 libraries worldwide
An illustrated collection of more than eighty fables from Aesop.
Celtic fairy tales by Joseph Jacobs ( Book )
46 editions published between 1892 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,134 libraries worldwide
Twenty-six characteristic tales, both romantic and comic, from the folklore of the Celts of the British Isles, collected from both Gaelic and English speaking peasants.
Favorite fairy tales told in England by Joseph Jacobs ( Book )
1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 853 libraries worldwide
''Retold from 'English fairy tales.'''.
Indian fairy tales by Joseph Jacobs ( Book )
27 editions published between 1892 and 2005 in English and held by 738 libraries worldwide
Twenty-nine traditional tales from India include "The Tiger, the Brahman, and the Jackal," "The Lion and the Crane," and "Why the Fish Laughed."
Tattercoats by Joseph Jacobs ( Book )
2 editions published between 1989 and 1992 in English and held by 617 libraries worldwide
Retells the traditional English tale of how poor, neglected Tattercoats comes to marry the Prince.
Johnny-cake by Joseph Jacobs ( Book )
6 editions published between 1933 and 1990 in English and held by 603 libraries worldwide
A Johnny-cake escapes from the oven and outruns man and beast, but meets his match in the wily fox.
The fables of Aesop by Joseph Jacobs ( Book )
2 editions published between 1964 and 1984 in English and held by 598 libraries worldwide
Adaptations of eighty-two of Aesop's best known fables. Includes a brief history of the fables.
Jewish contributions to civilization : an estimate by Joseph Jacobs ( Book )
15 editions published between 1919 and 2009 in English and held by 508 libraries worldwide
More Celtic fairy tales by Joseph Jacobs ( Book )
22 editions published between 1894 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 488 libraries worldwide
Leprechauns, fairies, and medieval heroes figure in the strange events related in this paperback reprint of twenty Celtic folk and fairy tales.
Folklore ( Serial )
in English and held by 464 libraries worldwide
European folk and fairy tales by Joseph Jacobs ( Book )
12 editions published between 1916 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 449 libraries worldwide
A collection of twenty-five traditional fairy tales from the folklore of many countries of Europe.
Hereafterthis by Joseph Jacobs ( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 427 libraries worldwide
When Farmer Jan begins to ask his new wife what she can do, a series of disasters follows.
The stars in the sky : a Scottish tale by Joseph Jacobs ( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 348 libraries worldwide
Wishing she could play with the stars, a tiny lassie sets out to obtain them.
The art of worldly wisdom by Baltasar Gracián y Morales ( Book )
28 editions published between 1892 and 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 345 libraries worldwide
Three little pigs by Rodney Peppé ( Book )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 341 libraries worldwide
Only one of the three pig brothers survives the hazardous experience of building a house.
Joseph Jacobs' the story of the three little pigs ( Book )
2 editions published between 1980 and 1983 in French and English and held by 338 libraries worldwide
Rather than suffer the fate of his two brothers, a pig cleverly outwits a persistent wolf once and for all.
Munachar & Manachar; an Irish story by Joseph Jacobs ( Book )
3 editions published in 1970 in Undetermined and English and held by 333 libraries worldwide
A cumulative tale in which an Irish leprechaun tries to punish his partner for eating raspberries as fast as he can pick them.
The Jewish encyclopedia; a guide to its contents, an aid to its use by Joseph Jacobs ( Book )
15 editions published between 1906 and 1969 in English and held by 330 libraries worldwide
The book of wonder voyages by Joseph Jacobs ( Book )
12 editions published between 1896 and 1967 in English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
A collection of stories of imaginary voyages from Greek, Irish, Arab, and Norse folklore.
Adaptations Aesop's fables Animals Bibliography Browning, Robert,--1812-1889 Celts Children's stories Children--Conduct of life Conduct of life Criticism, interpretation, etc. Discoveries in geography Eliot, George,--1819-1880 England English literature Europe Fables Fables, Greek Fairy tales Fantasy Farmers Fiction Folklore Folklore Foxes French literature Great Britain History Howell, James,--1594?-1666 India Ireland Italian literature Jesus Christ Jewish encyclopedia Jews Juvenile works Magic Manners and customs Maxims Newman, John Henry,--1801-1890 Periodicals Romances Scotland Sources Spouses Swine Tales Tales, Medieval Translations Travel Voyages, Imaginary
J. J. (Joseph Jacobs), 1854-1916
ג'קובס, ג'וזף, 1854-1916
דזשײקאבס, דזשאזעףדזשײקאבס , דזשאזעף
French, Middle (1)
Multiple languages (1)