skip to content
Greyling : a picture story from the islands of Shetland Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Greyling : a picture story from the islands of Shetland

Author: Jane Yolen; William Stobbs; World Publishing Company,
Publisher: Cleveland : World Publishing Company, ©1968.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
A selchie, a seal who has turned into a human boy, lives as the son of a childless Scottish couple for many years until, to save his "father's" life, he returns to the sea.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Fairy tales
Folk tales
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jane Yolen; William Stobbs; World Publishing Company,
OCLC Number: 302777
Notes: Includes unacc. melody with words.
Description: [32] pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Responsibility: by Jane Yolen ; illustrated by William Stobbs.
More information:

Abstract:

A selchie, a seal who has turned into a human boy, lives as the son of a childless Scottish couple for many years until, to save his "father's" life, he returns to the sea.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/302777> # Greyling : a picture story from the islands of Shetland
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "302777" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ohu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/576033#Place/cleveland> ; # Cleveland
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1206715> ; # Scotland.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1775199> ; # Paranormal fiction
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/963482> ; # Human-animal relationships
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/576033#Place/shetland_scotland> ; # Shetland (Scotland)
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh97006201> ; # Selkies
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85023417> ; # Childlessness
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/576033#Place/scotland> ; # Scotland
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/854828> ; # Childlessness
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85048686> ; # Fishers
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/576033#Topic/human_animal_relationships> ; # Human-animal relationships
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh96009430> ; # Couples
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1110307> ; # Seals (Animals)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1111960> ; # Selkies
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/881567> ; # Couples
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1215050> ; # Scotland--Shetland.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/576033#Topic/courage> ; # Courage
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/926174> ; # Fishers
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/881609> ; # Courage
    schema:audience <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/302777#Audience> ;
    schema:author <http://viaf.org/viaf/119320611> ; # Jane Yolen
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "1968" ;
    schema:datePublished "1968" ;
    schema:description "A selchie, a seal who has turned into a human boy, lives as the son of a childless Scottish couple for many years until, to save his "father's" life, he returns to the sea."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/576033> ;
    schema:genre "Folk tales"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fairy tales"@en ;
    schema:genre "Juvenile works"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:illustrator <http://viaf.org/viaf/12319749> ; # William Stobbs
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Greyling : a picture story from the islands of Shetland"@en ;
    schema:productID "302777" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/302777#PublicationEvent/cleveland_world_publishing_company_1968> ;
    schema:publisher <http://viaf.org/viaf/153764370> ; # World Publishing Company,
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/576033#Agent/world_publishing_company> ; # World Publishing Company
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/302777> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/576033#Agent/world_publishing_company> # World Publishing Company
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "World Publishing Company" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/576033#Place/shetland_scotland> # Shetland (Scotland)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Shetland (Scotland)" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85023417> # Childlessness
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Childlessness"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85048686> # Fishers
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Fishers"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh96009430> # Couples
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Couples"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh97006201> # Selkies
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Selkies"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1110307> # Seals (Animals)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Seals (Animals)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1111960> # Selkies
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Selkies"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1206715> # Scotland.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Scotland." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1215050> # Scotland--Shetland.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Scotland--Shetland." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1775199> # Paranormal fiction
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Paranormal fiction"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/854828> # Childlessness
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Childlessness"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/881567> # Couples
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Couples"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/881609> # Courage
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Courage"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/926174> # Fishers
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Fishers"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/963482> # Human-animal relationships
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Human-animal relationships"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/119320611> # Jane Yolen
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Yolen" ;
    schema:givenName "Jane" ;
    schema:name "Jane Yolen" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/12319749> # William Stobbs
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Stobbs" ;
    schema:givenName "William" ;
    schema:name "William Stobbs" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/153764370> # World Publishing Company,
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "World Publishing Company," ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.