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Barber, Antonia 1932-

Overview
Works: 101 works in 310 publications in 9 languages and 7,893 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fairy tales  Illustrated works  Stories, plots, etc  Children's films  Animated films  Folklore  Short stories  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Creator, Adapter, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.B2323, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Antonia Barber
Publications by Antonia Barber
Most widely held works by Antonia Barber
Catkin by Antonia Barber( Book )
13 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and Swedish and held by 716 libraries worldwide
When a tiny, magical cat carelessly allows a young girl to be captured by the Little People, he must confront her captors and solve three cunning riddles in order to rescue her
The enchanter's daughter by Antonia Barber( Book )
9 editions published between 1987 and 1992 in English and Catalan and held by 628 libraries worldwide
The Enchanter and his beautiful daughter live all alone in a palace at the top of the world. The Enchanter's daughter has no memory of her past and uses all her wit and bravery to try to remember
Gemma and the baby chick by Antonia Barber( Book )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 445 libraries worldwide
Gemma, who collects eggs from the hen house, discovers a hen sitting on her eggs and helps save a chick that is slow to hatch
The ghosts by Antonia Barber( Book )
15 editions published between 1969 and 1993 in English and Danish and held by 427 libraries worldwide
A brother and sister meet two strange children in the garden of their new home with whom they return to another century
Apollo & Daphne : masterpieces of Greek mythology by Antonia Barber( Book )
7 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 425 libraries worldwide
Reproduces fifteen paintings based on Greek mythology along with the tales they are based on
Tales from Grimm by Wanda Gág( Book )
7 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 355 libraries worldwide
An illustrated collection of nine traditonal tales includes "The Frog Prince," "The Three Spinners," and "The Wolf and the Seven Little Kids."
The frog bride by Antonia Barber( Book )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and Danish and held by 340 libraries worldwide
Following the orders of his father, a Russian czar, to shoot an arrow and wed the woman he finds when it lands, his youngest son ends up marrying a frog who turns into a beautiful princess every evening
Satchelmouse and the dinosaurs by Antonia Barber( Book )
7 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 301 libraries worldwide
Sarah meets a real dinosaur with the help of her friend, a mischievous mouse, and his magic trumpet
Hidden tales from Eastern Europe by Antonia Barber( Book )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 255 libraries worldwide
A collection of seven little-known folk tales from Eastern Europe
Satchelmouse and the doll's house by Antonia Barber( Book )
6 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 243 libraries worldwide
Admiring the dolls in a dollhouse, Sarah is transformed into the servant doll through the magic spell of a mischievous mouse
Shoes of satin, ribbons of silk : tales from the ballet by Antonia Barber( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 228 libraries worldwide
Presents the stories of ten well-known ballets, including "Swan Lake," "The Nutcracker," "Giselle," and "The Sylph."
The mousehole cat by Antonia Barber( visu )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 223 libraries worldwide
"At the far end of England in Cornwall is the little fishing village of Mousehole, so called because the harbor is small and the mouth to the harbor is narrow. There is a Cornish legend about a fisherman called Tom Bawcock and his cat Mowzer. Mowzer tells the story of one winter when the Great Storm-Cat came snarling and leaping at the harbor walls, so that no boat could go out to fish. With Christmas coming, and no food left in Mousehole, Tom and Mowzer set out in their boat to try and save the village. As they sail into the mountainous seas, Mowzer begins to sing like a siren. Her lullaby charms the Great Storm-Cat, who stops his raging and listens to her song, so that Tom can catch enough fish to feed the entire village. Ever since that day, the people of Mousehole have celebrated Christmas with a Festival of Lights, where they feast and sing in memory of brave Tom Bawcock."--Container
The monkey and the panda by Antonia Barber( Book )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 220 libraries worldwide
Differences triumph and the imagination is celebrated in this fable about a monkey jealous of a panda beloved by all the children
Tales from the ballet by Antonia Barber( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
Retellings of the stories of several of the great ballets, including Song of the nightingale, Giselle, Coppelia, Swan Lake, Petrushka, The boy and the magic, The girl who needed watching, The nutcracker, and The firebird. Also includes facts about each ballet
Noah and the ark by Antonia Barber( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
Illustrated retelling of the story of Noah and the Ark
The affair of the Rockerbye baby by Antonia Barber( Book )
10 editions published between 1966 and 1972 in 4 languages and held by 103 libraries worldwide
Because no one believes they witnessed the kidnapping of New York millionaire Rockerbye's son, three English children take the matter into their own hands
Lessons for Lucy by Antonia Barber( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in French and English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
Lucy Lambert - Lou to her friends - can't wait to start ballet lessons, but her mum can't afford to send her to the local ballet school. How is Lou's dream ever going to come true?
Friends and rivals by Antonia Barber( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in French and English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Lou and Emma make friends with Jem, the new boy in their ballet class, but so does snobbish Angela, who leads a clique at school that treats Emma very badly, so when they get an invitation to Angela's birthday party, they don't want to go
 
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Alternative Names
Anthony, Barbara
Anthony, Barbara 1932-
Antonia Barber British writer
Antonia Barber écrivaine britannique
Antonia Barber escritora británica
Barber, Antonia
Barber, Barbara 1932-
アントニア・バーバー
バーバー, アントニア
バーバ, アントーニャ
Languages
English (110)
French (8)
Danish (5)
Catalan (3)
Spanish (3)
German (2)
Korean (2)
Japanese (1)
Swedish (1)
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