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Bock, Vera

Overview
Works: 68 works in 153 publications in 1 language and 6,927 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Fiction  Folklore  Fairy tales  Poetry  History  Action and adventure fiction  Stories in rhyme 
Roles: Book designer, Editor, Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PN1009.A1, 028.509
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Vera Bock
Publications by Vera Bock
Publications by Vera Bock, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Vera Bock
 
Most widely held works by Vera Bock
Arabian nights by Andrew Lang( Book )
21 editions published between 1946 and 1990 in English and held by 1,149 libraries worldwide
Twenty of the traditional tales told by Scheherazade in an attempt to save her life, including The Merchant and the Genie, The Forty Thieves, The Seven Voyages of Sinbad the Sailor, and Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp
A critical history of children's literature : a survey of children's books in English. Prepared in four parts by Cornelia Meigs( Book )
14 editions published between 1953 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,096 libraries worldwide
Twelve great black cats : and other eerie Scottish tales by Sorche Nic Leodhas( Book )
2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 695 libraries worldwide
Ten Scottish tales of the supernatural, some funny and some frightful
Rose fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )
16 editions published between 1948 and 1976 in English and held by 567 libraries worldwide
Selected from The Grey, The Brown, The Pink, The lilac and The orange fairy books
Stormy victory by Claire Lee Purdy( Book )
2 editions published between 1942 and 1954 in English and held by 415 libraries worldwide
By loch and by lin : tales from Scottish ballads by Sorche Nic Leodhas( Book )
2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 363 libraries worldwide
Ten stories from old Scottish folk songs tell histories and local legends in the voice of the peopleMany Scottish ballads tell stories of adventure and danger, trickery and wit, valiant nobles and passionate romances. But to the natives of Scotland, the best ballads have often been those that speak of ordinary people playing the parts of heroes. Writers of ballads stretched their imaginations to bring life to tales that happened long ago, and the stories were passed down from generation to generation as oral retellings of local Scottish history and myth. By Loch and by Lin presents exciting tal
The heroes; Greek fairy tales by Charles Kingsley( Book )
2 editions published between 1954 and 1964 in English and held by 341 libraries worldwide
Stories based on the Greek myths about Perseus, Jason and the Argonauts, and Theseus
Love poems and sonnets of William Shakespeare by William Shakespeare( Book )
1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 271 libraries worldwide
An illustrated anthology of verse by sixteenth-century playwright William Shakespeare, including 154 sonnets, as well as an additional selection of love poetry
Aladdin and the wonderful lamp by Anne Terry White( Book )
2 editions published between 1959 and 1964 in English and held by 229 libraries worldwide
How Aladdin took possesion of the wonderful lamp, how it brought magic into his life, how it was stolen from him, and how his very life was threatened is retold from the Arabian nights
Magic people around the world by Barbara Softly( Book )
2 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
Describes some of the magical creatures that appear in the folklore of various countries around the world
Little magic horse : a Russian tale by P. P Ershov( Book )
5 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
Story of a little humpback horse in narrative verse
A cottage for Betsy by Ruth Sawyer( Book )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
A ring and a riddle by M Ilʹin( Book )
2 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
Shadows into mist by Ellen Turngren( Book )
2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Fairy tales by Oscar Wilde( Book )
6 editions published between 1942 and 1950 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
The happy prince and other tales -- The house of pomegranates
Listen, my heart by Ellen Turngren( Book )
1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
Farm life in a Swedish-American community in Minnesota
Liberty boy by Maxine Drury( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
The tangled-coated horse and other tales : episodes from the Fionn saga by Ella Young( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Pims : adventures of a Dala horse by Skulda V Banér( Book )
3 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
A Swedish wooden horse, with only the traditional painted-on tail sets out into the world to try and find himself a real tail
 
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Alternative Names
Vera Bock
Languages
English (88)
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