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Vess, Charles

Overview
Works: 148 works in 305 publications in 8 languages and 16,356 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Comic books, strips, etc  Poetry  Drama  Fantasy fiction  Graphic novels  Pictorial works  Fantasy comic books, strips, etc  Horror comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Illustrator, Typographer, Creator, Collaborator
Classifications: PZ7.B27539, [FIC]
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Rose by Jeff Smith ( Book )
19 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Princess Rose musters up courage to face the dragon that threatens the small towns in the Northern Valley, only to discover the dragon is actually the Lord of the Locusts
The Coyote Road : trickster tales ( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 2,467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of stories and poems about tricksters in all parts of the world by a variety of authors
Blueberry girl by Neil Gaiman ( Book )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 1,257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rhyming text expresses a prayer for a girl to be protected from such dangers as nightmares at age three or false friends at fifteen, and to be granted clearness of sight and other favors
Instructions : [everything you'll need to know on your journey] by Neil Gaiman ( Book )
12 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Go on a journey to unknown, but strangely familiar, lands and then travel home again
The Green Man : tales from the mythic forest ( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of stories and poems by a variety of authors relating to the Green Man and other myths of the forest
The Faery Reel : tales from the Twilight Realm by Ellen Datlow ( Book )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of stories and poems about faeries in all parts of the world by a variety of authors
The cats of Tanglewood Forest by Charles De Lint ( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Lillian, an orphan who loves roaming the woods looking for fairies when her chores are done, is bitten by a deadly snake and saved through the magical forest creatures in this expansion on the author's and illustrator's previous work, A circle of cats
The Sandman : the wake by Neil Gaiman ( Book )
6 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
All dreamers celebrate the life of the King of Dreams in the last chapter of the "Sandman" saga
Stardust by Neil Gaiman ( Book )
15 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and Portuguese and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tristran is compelled to retrieve a fallen star for the woman he loves and crosses through the wondrous gate in the stone wall leading to the world of faerie, where he encounters dangerous rivals for the star
Stardust by Claire Danes ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tristan hopes to win the heart of his beautiful, but shallow love, Victoria. He promises to recover a star that fell somewhere beyond the stony wall that sets between the mundane England and the fantasy kingdom of Stormhold. So Tristan sets forth on his own journey in Stormhold. Meanwhile in that magical land, the dying king has set his four surviving sons on a quest for the crown. And the witch Lamia is seeking the heart of the star for an entirely different purpose, one that involves her secret power
Seven wild sisters by Charles De Lint ( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A modern fairy tale about seven sisters growing up in backwoods hill country, and how one of them finds a mystery in the forest that both endangers and could save them all
The book of ballads by Charles Vess ( Book )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of traditional English, Irish, and Scottish songs and folktales, retold in graphic novel form by some of today's top fantasy writers, includes Neil Gaiman's "The False Knight on the Road," Sharyn McCrumb's "Thomas the Rhymer," and Jane Yolen's "King Henry" and "The Great Selchie of Sule Skerrie."
The beastly bride : tales of the animal people by Ellen (EDT)/ Windling, Terri (EDT)/ Vess, Charles (ILT) Datlow ( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of stories and poems relating to animal transfiguration legends from around the world, retold and reimagined by various authors. Includes brief biographies, authors' notes, and suggestions for further reading
A circle of cats by Charles De Lint ( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Lillian, an orphan who loves roaming the woods looking for fairies when her chores are done, is bitten by a deadly snake and saved through the magical forest creatures
The sandman by Neil Gaiman ( Book )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The third book of the Sandman collection is a series of four short comic book stories. In each of these otherwise unrelated stories, Morpheus serves only as a minor character. Here we meet the mother of Morpheus's son, find out what cats dream about, and discover the true origin behind Shakespeare's A Midsummer's Night Dream
The ladies of Grace Adieu : and other stories by Susanna Clarke ( Book )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents an anthology of stories set in a mysterious, fantastical version of England populated by petulant princesses, vengeful owls, and endless paths in the dark woods, and features the Duke of Wellington and other colorful characters
Bone by Jeff Smith ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This prequel to the epic Bone saga follows the story of Gran'ma Ben
Peter Pan by J. M Barrie ( Book )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three lucky children are about to discover a magical world beyond the clouds called Neverland ... where there is no school and children can play all day. They travel there with Peter Pan and have lots of exciting adventures. It's a dream come true! But no dream lasts forever; every child grows up eventually ... unless, of course, that child is named Peter Pan
Neil Gaiman and Charles Vess's Stardust : being a romance within the realms of Faerie by Neil Gaiman ( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young man is compelled to retrieve a fallen star for the woman he loves and crosses through the wondrous gate in the stone wall leading to the world of faerie, where he encounters dangerous rivals for the star
The sandman by Neil Gaiman ( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the final Sandman tale, Morpheus made the ultimate decision between change and death. As one journey for the Endless ends another begins for the Lord of Dreams and his family. All the final pieces come together for the final moments of the Sandman
 
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Alternative Names
Vess, Charles Dana
Vess Charles Dana 1951-....
Languages
English (123)
French (3)
German (2)
Italian (2)
Spanish (2)
Hungarian (1)
Portuguese (1)
Dutch (1)
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