WorldCat Identities

Rayevsky, Robert

Overview
Works: 36 works in 52 publications in 2 languages and 13,043 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  History  Biography  Poetry  Pictorial works 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PZ8.3.P2738, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert Rayevsky
Aesop's fables by Tom Paxton( Book )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of fables from Aesop retold in verse
Joan of Arc : the lily maid by Margaret Hodges( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the fifteenth-century peasant girl who led a French army to victory against the English, witnessed the crowning of King Charles VII, and was later burned at the stake for witchcraft
Mister Cat-and-a-half by Richard Pevear( Book )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 910 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cat with a reputation for being fierce is invited to dinner by the forest animals, where a chain of accidents ensures the continuation of this erroneous belief
Belling the cat and other Aesop's fables by Tom Paxton( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected fables from Aesop include The Night Singer, Honesty Is the Best Policy, and The Milkmaid and Her Pail
The riddle by Adele Vernon( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of a traditional Catalan tale in which a poor charcoal makers's cleverness wins him an unexpected fortune
Androcles and the lion, and other Aesop's fables by Tom Paxton( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Aesop's fables, retold in verse, including "The Wolf in Sheep's Clothing," "The Man, the Boy, and the Donkey," and "The Wolf and the Crane."
The dragon nanny by C. L. G Martin( Book )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elderly woman who loses her job as a caretaker to the king's children ends up taking care of a dragon family
Antonyms, synonyms & homonyms by Kim Rayevsky( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an alien drops out of the sky, his welcoming hosts take their time explaining what homonyms, synonyms, and antonyms are, acting out in creative ways to demonstrate what they are trying to tell him
Three sacks of truth : a story from France by Eric A Kimmel( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the aid of a perfect peach, a silver fife, and his own resources, Petit Jean outwits a dishonest king and wins the hand of a princess
The sleepy men by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a big sleepy man tells a little sleepy man a story about the Man in the Moon, they both fall asleep
Under New York by Linda Oatman High( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A colorful look at underground New York and its establishments
Hey, you! : poems to skyscrapers, mosquitoes, and other fun things( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of 25 poems includes imaginative odes to such unexpected items as mailboxes, snowflakes, and sea horses
A word to the wise : and other proverbs by Johanna Hurwitz( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a list of common proverbs, along with an explanation of what proverbs are and where they come from
Our king has horns! by Richard Pevear( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having discovered the king's horns while cutting his hair, a young barber is sworn to secrecy or he will lose his life
Squash it! : a true and ridiculous tale by Eric A Kimmel( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The King of Spain's fondness for a louse that bit him leads to good fortune for a clever peasant
Pirate Pup by Caroline Stutson( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in Danish and English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Pup and his canine pirate crew must outwit a shipload of cats and return home with the treasure
The talking tree : an old Italian tale by Inna Rayevsky( Book )

2 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A king's search for the fabulous Talking Tree leads him to risk his life trying to release an enchanted princess from a witch's spell
Birds of a feather and other Aesop's fables by Tom Paxton( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated retelling in verse of ten fables by Aesop, including "The Laborer and the Nightingale," "The Frogs Choose a King," and " The Horse and the Donkey."
Bernal & Florinda : a Spanish tale by Eric A Kimmel( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An original story written in the tradition of the Spanish picaresque tale, tells of a clever but poor cavalier who wins the hand of his true love by outwitting her father, the wealthy mayor of Seville
The Tzar's bird by Ann Tompert( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tzar's fear of going to the edge of the world grows when Baba Yaga threatens him, but in time he learns that fear of the unknown is a senseless fear
 
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Joan of Arc : the lily maid
Alternative Names
Rayevskey, Robert

Languages
English (33)

Danish (1)

Covers
Antonyms, synonyms & homonymsThree sacks of truth : a story from FranceThe sleepy menUnder New YorkHey, you! : poems to skyscrapers, mosquitoes, and other fun thingsA word to the wise : and other proverbsSquash it! : a true and ridiculous talePirate PupBernal & Florinda : a Spanish tale