Avery, Gillian 1926-
Most widely held works about Gillian Avery
Most widely held works by Gillian Avery
Victorian people; in life and in literature by Gillian Avery ( Book )
9 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 888 libraries worldwide
Contrasts the reality with the literary portrayal of the social conditions and daily life of various classes of Victorian people.
Behold the child : American children and their books, 1621-1922 by Gillian Avery ( Book )
10 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 837 libraries worldwide
Children and their books : a celebration of the work of Iona and Peter Opie ( Book )
11 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 582 libraries worldwide
Childhood's pattern : a study of the heroes and heroines of children's fiction, 1770-1950 by Gillian Avery ( Book )
7 editions published between 1965 and 1975 in English and held by 412 libraries worldwide
The echoing green ; memories of Victorian youth by Gillian Avery ( Book )
3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 402 libraries worldwide
A social history of nineteenth century England and the United States as reflected in the biographies, diaries, and letters of contemporary people.
A likely lad by Gillian Avery ( Book )
8 editions published between 1971 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 397 libraries worldwide
Pressured by his father to leave school for a career he doesn't want, a nineteenth-century Manchester boy runs away and gains a new perspective on his future.
The elephant war by Gillian Avery ( Book )
8 editions published between 1960 and 2000 in English and held by 335 libraries worldwide
When P. T. Barnum decides to take Jumbo to America, Aunt Louisa and the Oxford children band together to save the animal and begin The Elephant War of England.
Maria's Italian spring by Gillian Avery ( Book )
6 editions published between 1964 and 1993 in English and held by 311 libraries worldwide
When her latest guardian dies, a twelve-year-old English girl is relieved when a distant cousin offers her a home in Italy.
Maria escapes by Gillian Avery ( Book )
11 editions published between 1957 and 1992 in English and held by 292 libraries worldwide
While living with her sole living relative, an uncle in Oxford, eleven-year-old Maria shares an eccentric tutor with the boisterous Smith brothers and enjoys unusual outings and adventures in the English countryside.
Authors' choice ( Book )
4 editions published between 1970 and 1973 in English and held by 282 libraries worldwide
Nineteenth century children; heroes and heroines in English children's stories, 1780-1900 by Gillian Avery ( Book )
7 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 270 libraries worldwide
Representations of childhood death ( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 233 libraries worldwide
Mrs Ewing by Gillian Avery ( Book )
7 editions published between 1961 and 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 225 libraries worldwide
The best type of girl : a history of girls' independent schools by Gillian Avery ( Book )
9 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 223 libraries worldwide
To tame a sister by Gillian Avery ( Book )
8 editions published between 1961 and 1986 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Margaret hardly knows whether to look forward to a chance to mingle with the famous at her cousins' country home, or dread the mess her brothers' mischief will make of the situation.
Ellen and the queen by Gillian Avery ( Book )
4 editions published between 1971 and 1975 in English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
Because of her naughtiness, Ellen is denied the privilege of seeing the Queen with her class, but she determines to see her on her own anyway.
Russian fairy tales by Gillian Avery ( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 195 libraries worldwide
An illustrated collection of traditional Russian tales including "Vassilissa the Beautiful," "The Frog Princess," and "The White Duck."
School remembered : an anthology for young adults by Gillian Avery ( Book )
4 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 174 libraries worldwide
Biographical and autobiographical selections from early memories of school days. Includes an Irish girl's education in a convent, Madame de Maintenon's court school for the daughters of impoverished nobility, Helen Keller's teacher Annie Sullivan, and a Russian ballerina's education for the theater.
The Everyman anthology of poetry for children by Gillian Avery ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
A collection of poems about music and dancing, childhood and youth, love and death.
Victorian doll stories by Gillian Avery ( Book )
4 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
Anecdotes Authors, English Avery, Gillian,--1926- Biography Biography Book collecting Brothers Brothers and sisters Children Children's books--Collectors and collecting Children's literature Children's literature, American Children's literature, English Children's poetry, American Children's poetry, English Children's stories Children--Books and reading Children--Death Criticism, interpretation, etc. Death Education Elephants England Ewing, Juliana Horatia Gatty,--1841-1885 Fairy tales Farmer, Penelope,--1939- Fathers and sons Fiction Folklore Great Britain Heroes History Interviews Italy Juvenile works Literature Opie, Iona Archibald Opie, Peter Orphans Paton Walsh, Jill,--1937- Popular culture Russia Schools Social history Students Tales Teachers United States Wales Women--Education
Avery, Gillian Elise.
Avery, Gillian Elise, 1926-ジリアン・エイブリー