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Wilson, Barbara Ker 1929-

Overview
Works: 144 works in 404 publications in 7 languages and 7,796 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  Pictorial works  Legends 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Other
Classifications: PZ8.1.W69, 823
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Barbara Ker Wilson
Publications by Barbara Ker Wilson
Most widely held works about Barbara Ker Wilson
 
Most widely held works by Barbara Ker Wilson
Scottish folk-tales and legends by Barbara Ker Wilson( Book )
50 editions published between 1952 and 2002 in 6 languages and held by 882 libraries worldwide
Thirty-three traditional tales and legends from various parts of Scotland
The turtle and the island : a folktale from Papua New Guinea by Barbara Ker Wilson( Book )
24 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and Japanese and held by 597 libraries worldwide
Retells the legend of how New Guinea was made by the great sea turtle, the mother of all sea turtles
Wishbones : a folk tale from China by Barbara Ker Wilson( Book )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 574 libraries worldwide
In this Chinese version of the Cinderella tale, Yeh Hsien uses magic fishbones to dress herself in finery for the Cave Festival, where she loses a slipper in fleeing from her wicked stepmother
Antipodes Jane : a novel of Jane Austen in Australia by Barbara Ker Wilson( Book )
13 editions published between 1984 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 548 libraries worldwide
A novel based upon the idea of what may have occurred if Jane Austen had visited Australia___
The Quade inheritance by Barbara Ker Wilson( Book )
4 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 338 libraries worldwide
Imogen Quade desperately wants to possess Selbury Quade, her family's sixteenth-century estate. When a brother is born, she goes to great lengths to take his inheritance from him
Tales told to Kabbarli by Barbara Ker Wilson( Book )
10 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and held by 337 libraries worldwide
A selection of Aboriginal legends of the Dream time collected by a white woman
Noel Streatfeild by Barbara Ker Wilson( Book )
14 editions published between 1961 and 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 254 libraries worldwide
Greek fairy tales by Barbara Ker Wilson( Book )
6 editions published between 1966 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 206 libraries worldwide
A collection of tales, most of which are a part of the oral tradition of modern Greece, although some of Aesop's fables are included
The willow pattern story by Lucienne Fontannaz( Book )
6 editions published between 1968 and 1985 in English and held by 202 libraries worldwide
Australian kaleidoscope by Barbara Ker Wilson( Book )
8 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 189 libraries worldwide
An anthology of poetry, prose, and recipes reflecting the diversities of Australia's land and people
The Illustrated treasury of Australian stories & verse for children ( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
Writing for children : an English author and editor's point of view by Barbara Ker Wilson( Book )
8 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Acacia Terrace by Barbara Ker Wilson( Book )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
Traces the history of Acacia Terrace in Sydney, Australia, through the lives of one family living there from the 1860s to after World War II
Australia, wonderland down under by Barbara Ker Wilson( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
A brief introduction to Australia, her aboriginal peoples, the unique flora and fauna, industry, rural and urban living, and Australians of the past and present
Alitji in Dreamland = Alitjinya ngura tjukurmankuntjala : an aboriginal version of Lewis Carroll's Alice's adventures in Wonderland by Nancy Sheppard( Book )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 145 libraries worldwide
In this retelling of the Alice in Wonderland story set in aboriginal Australia, the white rabbit becomes a white kangaroo and the red queen is a witch spirit
Maui and the big fish : a Polynesian creation myth by Barbara Ker Wilson( Book )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
Long ago when the world was new and little Maui was born, the great god Tama carried him away to the underworld to learn magic. When Maui came back, his brothers made fun of him and wouldn't take him deep-sea fishing. They stole away on a fishing trip, thinking he was still asleep. Suggested level: junior, primary
Stories from Scotland by Barbara Ker Wilson( Book )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
Collects over twenty legends and folktales originating from Scotland, including tales from the episode of the Fians
Animal folk tales by Barbara Ker Wilson( Book )
7 editions published between 1968 and 1972 in English and Portuguese and held by 131 libraries worldwide
Fifty-seven fables and traditional animal tales from various areas of the world
Sally's story by Sally Morgan( Book )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
Sally Morgan tells the story of her childhood growing up in Perth, and how she gradually came to realise that her family had an Aboriginal heritage which her mother and grandmother had denied. Suggested level: secondary
Arthur Corunna's story by Sally Morgan( Book )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
The second part of Sally Morgan's story of her family, and gradual discovery of her Aboriginal heritage centres on her uncle's life. Suggested level: secondary
 
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Alternative Names
Ker Wilson, Barbara
Ker Wilson, Barbara 1929-
Tahourdin, Barbara Ker Wilson 1929-
Wilson, Barbara K.
Wilson, Barbara Ker 1929-
Wiruson, B. K. 1929-
ウィルソン, B. K.
ウィルソン, バーバラ
Languages
English (173)
Vietnamese (3)
Romanian (2)
Japanese (1)
Portuguese (1)
Persian (1)
Polish (1)
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