WorldCat Identities

Alexander, Lloyd

Overview
Works: 537 works in 1,564 publications in 4 languages and 98,343 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction  History  Drama  Fairy tales  Bibliography  Adventure stories  Film adaptations  Young adult works 
Roles: Translator, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.A3774, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Lloyd Alexander, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Lloyd Alexander
The high king by Lloyd Alexander ( Book )
68 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 6,449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this fifth and final chronicle of Prydain the forces of good and evil meet in ultimate confrontation
The black cauldron by Lloyd Alexander ( Book )
77 editions published between 1956 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Taran, Assistant Pig-Keeper of Prydain, faces even more dangers as he seeks the magical Black Cauldron, the chief implement of the evil powers of Arawn, lord of the Land of Death
The book of three by Lloyd Alexander ( Book )
76 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Taran, Assistant Pig-Keeper to a famous oracular sow, sets out on a hazardous mission to save Prydain from the forces of evil
The castle of Llyr by Lloyd Alexander ( Book )
66 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in English and held by 4,502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Princess Eilonwy is sent to the Isle of Mona for training, she is bewitched by the evil enchantress Achren, so Taran and other friends must try to rescue her
Taran Wanderer by Lloyd Alexander ( Book )
51 editions published between 1900 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fourth book of the Prydain cycle tells of the adventures that befell Taran when he went in search of his birthright and discovered the truth about himself
The golden dream of Carlo Chuchio by Lloyd Alexander ( Book )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 3,720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Naive and bumbling Carlo, his shady camel-puller Baksheesh, and Shira, a girl determined to return home, follow a treasure map through the deserts and cities of the infamous Golden Road, as mysterious strangers try in vain to point them toward real treasures
Westmark by Lloyd Alexander ( Book )
21 editions published between 1981 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A boy fleeing from criminal charges falls in with a charlatan, his dwarf attendant, and an urchin girl, travels with them about the kingdom of Westmark, and ultimately arrives at the palace where the king is grieving over the loss of his daughter
The fortune-tellers by Lloyd Alexander ( Book )
13 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A carpenter in the West African country of Cameroon goes to a fortune teller and finds the predictions about his future coming true in an unusual way
Time cat : the remarkable journeys of Jason and Gareth by Lloyd Alexander ( Book )
28 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in English and held by 2,319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jason and his magic cat Gareth travel through time to visit countries all over the world during different periods of history
The Kestrel by Lloyd Alexander ( Book )
9 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 2,311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With war in Westmark and the assumption of the throne by Mickle, all Theo's talents are needed, as well as those of his former companions
The Big book for peace by Ann Durell ( Book )
12 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and Spanish and held by 2,247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The wisdom of peace and the absurdity of fighting are demonstrated in seventeen stories and poems by outstanding authors of today such as Jean Fritz, Milton Meltzer, and Nancy Willard, illustrated by famous illustrators such as Paul Zelinsky, the Dillons, and Maurice Sendak
The beggar queen by Lloyd Alexander ( Book )
13 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in English and held by 2,213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chaos reigns in Marienstat as Duke Conrad of Regia, the king's uncle, plots to overthrow the new government of Westmark and bring an end to the reforms instituted by Mickle, now Queen Augusta, Theo, and their companions
The Illyrian adventure by Lloyd Alexander ( Book )
12 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and held by 2,208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On a visit to a remote European kingdom in 1872, a fearless sixteen-year-old orphan and her guardian research an ancient legend and become enmeshed in a dangerous rebellion
The foundling, and other tales of Prydain by Lloyd Alexander ( Book )
13 editions published between 1973 and 2006 in English and held by 2,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Six short stories dealing with events that preceded the birth of Taran, a key figure in the author's five works on the Kingdom of Prydain
The remarkable journey of Prince Jen by Lloyd Alexander ( Book )
12 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 2,045 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bearing six unusual gifts, young Prince Jen embarks on a perilous quest and emerges triumphantly into manhood
The wizard in the tree by Lloyd Alexander ( Book )
14 editions published between 1974 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mallory's encounter with the wizard in the tree begins a chain of events that change the lives of the villagers dominated by a suspicious squire
The iron ring by Lloyd Alexander ( Book )
10 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 1,927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Driven by his sense of "dharma," or honor, young King Tamar sets off on a perilous journey, with a significance greater than he can imagine, during which he meets talking animals, villainous and noble kings, demons, and the love of his life
The Gawgon and the Boy by Lloyd Alexander ( Book )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 1,865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Depression-era Philadelphia, when eleven-year-old David is too ill to attend school, he is tutored by the unique and adventurous Aunt Annie, whose teaching combines with his imagination to greatly enrich his life
The cat who wished to be a man by Lloyd Alexander ( Book )
14 editions published between 1973 and 2000 in English and held by 1,752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When he begins dealing with humanity, Lionel the cat begins to understand why his wizard master was reluctant to change him into a man
The first two lives of Lukas-Kasha by Lloyd Alexander ( Book )
11 editions published between 1978 and 1998 in English and held by 1,727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After paying a silver penny to encourage a magician to perform in the town square, a carpenter's helper is conjured to a strange place where the people call him King of Abadan
 
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Alternative Names
Aleksanders, Loids, 1924-
Alexander, Lloyd
Alexander, Lloyd, 1924-
Alexander, Lloyd Chudley.
Alexander, Lloyd Chudley, 1924-2004
Alexander, Lloyd Chudley 1924-2007
Aliksander, Luyid
אלכסנדר, לויד. ענבר, יעל. פרנקל, אלונה
الكسندر,لويد
アリグザンダー, L
アリグザンダー, ロイド
Languages
English (567)
French (6)
Spanish (5)
Danish (1)
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