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Turska, Krystyna 1933-

Overview
Works: 101 works in 232 publications in 5 languages and 8,833 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Stories, plots, etc  Fairy tales  Folklore 
Roles: Illustrator, Creator
Classifications: PZ8.1.T8, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Krystyna Turska
A cavalcade of goblins by Alan Garner ( Book )
2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Forty-two tales, legends, and poems from various countries, including Japan, India, and North America, about giants, goblins, demons, and other supernatural creatures
The woodcutter's duck by Krystyna Turska ( Book )
12 editions published between 1972 and 1977 in English and German and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kindness to a frog brings a Polish woodcutter an unusual power and a change of fortune
The magician of Cracow by Krystyna Turska ( Book )
7 editions published in 1975 in 3 languages and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A magician who wants to go to the moon sells his soul to the devil to accomplish his objective
A cavalcade of sea legends by Michael Brown ( Book )
4 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tales and poems from many countries about the sea and sea creatures
The mouse and the egg by William Mayne ( Book )
12 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the speckled hen lays a golden egg, Grandfather learns the value of her plain brown ones
Authors' choice 2 ( Book )
4 editions published between 1973 and 1976 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cavalcade of dragons by Roger Lancelyn Green ( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An anthology containing thirty-nine tales of dragon lore derived from ancient and modern sources
Marra's world by Elizabeth Jane Coatsworth ( Book )
3 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and Danish and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Raised by a harsh grandmother and an indifferent father, Marra comes to understand her world with the help of her seal mother
A cavalcade of witches by Jacynth Hope-Simpson ( Book )
2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes historical selections along with original and traditional tales recounting facts and fancies about witches and their activities
The Trojan horse by James Reeves ( Book )
3 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A retelling of the well-known episode from Homer's "Iliad" of how the Greeks overcame the Trojans by entering the city inside a wooden horse
The king of the Golden river by John Ruskin ( Book )
7 editions published in 1978 in English and French and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Through kindness, a boy regains for himself the treasure his cruel older brothers lost
Crispin and the dancing piglet by Linda M Jennings ( Book )
4 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
His father and older brothers laugh when, out of all the animals on the farm, Crispin chooses to take a tiny piglet with him when he goes out into the world to seek his fortune
Tales from Central Russia by James Riordan ( Book )
2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of forty-seven folktales from Central Russia
Happy families by Barbara Willard ( Book )
3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An anthology of prose and poetry about family life includes selections by Louisa May Alcott, Gerald Durrell, Walter de la Mare, Jane Austen, William Wordsworth, Saki, J. M. Barrie and others
Tamara and the sea witch by Krystyna Turska ( Book )
4 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Through courage and perseverance a peasant girl frees her husband, an enchanted prince, from the spell of the evil sea witch
Authors' choice by Gillian Avery ( Book )
2 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pegasus by Krystyna Turska ( Book )
8 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in 4 languages and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts how the warrior Bellerophon conquered the winged horse, Pegasus, and relates the many adventures they had together
Coppelia by Linda M Jennings ( Book )
5 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and Afrikaans and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dollmaker cleverly schemes to pass his most beautiful doll off as a real girl, but he is outwitted by the townspeople he tries to deceive
William Mayne's book of heroes; stories and poems by William Mayne ( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twenty-two poems and stories retelling heroic deeds from the folk literature of many countries. Includes the anonymous Hynd Horn, The Revenge by Lord Tennyson, The Courtship of Lemminkainen retold by William Mayne, and Horatius by Lord Macaulay
Great Grandmother Goose by Helen Cooper ( Book )
2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of 80 rhymes from medieval sources which are possibly the nursery rhymes of their day
 
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Alternative Names
Turska, Krystyna Zofia.
トゥルスカ, クリスチーナ
トゥルスカ, クリスティナ
Languages
English (74)
German (6)
French (3)
Afrikaans (2)
Danish (1)
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