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Pinto, Ralph

Overview
Works: 15 works in 41 publications in 2 languages and 2,942 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: PZ8.1.L434, FIC
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Publications about Ralph Pinto
Publications by Ralph Pinto
Most widely held works by Ralph Pinto
The knee-high man, and other tales by Julius Lester( Book )
8 editions published between 1972 and 1985 in English and held by 1,181 libraries worldwide
Retells six tales from American black folk literature: "Why the Waves Have Whitecaps," "Mr. Rabbit and Mr. Bear," "Why Dogs Hate Cats," "The Farmer and the Snake," "What is Trouble?" and "The Knee-High Man."
The cricket winter by Felice Holman( Book )
5 editions published between 1967 and 1974 in English and held by 406 libraries worldwide
A little boy exchanges Morse code messages with the cricket that lives in his house and together they trap the rat that has been plaguing the boy's father and the cricket's friends
Peter's Angel : a story about monsters by Hope Campbell( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 300 libraries worldwide
When his favorite monsters come alive to taunt him, Peter constructs an angel in hopes of counteracting them
The magic sack : a Lithuanian folktale by Marguerita Rudolph( Book )
2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 178 libraries worldwide
This strange and hauntingly beautiful tale has as its hero a poor peasant boy -- a shepherd who gives up his wages in return for a sack, a stick and a fiddle. Told with simplicity that elicits horror and glee
Two wise children by Robert Graves( Book )
10 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in English and held by 152 libraries worldwide
Bill's friend, Avis, is careful not to perform any magic tricks while grownups are around until the day Bill needs his life saved
Olaf and the echoing cave by Bjørn Rongen( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
When a nine-year-old Norwegian boy accepted a summer job as a goatherd, he never suspected that an accident would trap him inside a mountain for several days
Brogeen follows the magic tune by Patricia Lynch( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
Brogeen, the leprechaun, taking pity on a bad-tempered fiddler wandering in the snow, invites him to the palace of the Little People. But the ungrateful fiddler steals the Magic Tune and Brogeen is banished from the court until he recovers the stolen fairy music
The eagle in fact and in fiction by Johanna Johnston( Book )
1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
Retells the legends that have sprung up about eagles; shows the use made of his image as a symbol of nations, tribes, and families; and describes how this magnificent bird lives, flies, and cares for its young
The lion in fact and in fiction by Pat Cherr( Book )
1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Discusses the appearance, habits, and behavior of lions, the hunting of lions, and lions which are trained. Includes famous stories and poems about lions
The whale in fact and in fiction by Robert Knight Moffett( Book )
4 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Presents scientific findings and short selections from literary works inspired by the largest of mammals, the whale
The bear in fact and in fiction by Pat Cherr( Book )
2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
The knee-high man, and other stories by Julius Lester( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Retells six tales from American black folk literature: "Why the waves have whitecaps," "Mr. Rabbit and Mr. Bear," "Why dogs hate cats," "The farmer and the snake," "What is trouble?" and "The knee-high man."
Æsop's fables by Joan Hirschmann( Book )
2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
A collection of 40 tales with morals that were originally told by a Greek slave
The knee-high man and other tales ( visu )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Promotional poster for the book of the same name by Julius Lester with pictures by Ralph Pinto. Drawing of the knee-high man talking to an owl that is sitting on a tree stump
Grille ruft Simms (The cricket winter, dt.- Übers. aus d. Amerikan. v. Dorothea [Bemmann] u. Hans Bemmann. Illustr.: Ralph Pinto.) by Felice Holman( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in German and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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English (40)
German (1)
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