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Artzybasheff, Boris 1899-1965

Overview
Works: 103 works in 279 publications in 3 languages and 11,094 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Illustrated works  Folklore  Biography  Poetry  Fables  Fantasy fiction  Sources 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Editor, Narrator, Wood-engraver, Artist
Classifications: D58, 398.2452
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Publications about Boris Artzybasheff
Publications by Boris Artzybasheff
Publications by Boris Artzybasheff, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Boris Artzybasheff
 
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Most widely held works by Boris Artzybasheff
Gay-Neck : the story of a pigeon by Dhan Gopal Mukerji( Book )
39 editions published between 1927 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 3,767 libraries worldwide
The story of the training of a carrier pigeon and its service during the First World War, revealing the bird's courageous and spirited adventures over the housetops of an Indian village, in the Himalayan Mountains, and on the French battlefield
Seven Simeons : a Russian tale by Boris Artzybasheff( Book )
21 editions published between 1937 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 913 libraries worldwide
Six brothers, each possessing remarkable strength and skill, cooperate to find the proper wife for handsome King Douda. But without the seventh brother's most unusual talent, all of their efforts would have been in vain
Orpheus : myths of the world by Padraic Colum( Book )
11 editions published between 1930 and 2008 in English and held by 664 libraries worldwide
This is a survey of world mythology by Padraic Column. Originally titled 'Orpheus, Myths of the World', later editions were retitled simply 'Myths of the World'
The tree of life : selections from the literature of the world's religions by Ruth Smith( Book )
10 editions published between 1942 and 1970 in English and held by 596 libraries worldwide
Selections from the literature of the world's religions
Droll stories : thirty tales by Honoré de Balzac( Book )
3 editions published between 1939 and 1965 in English and held by 543 libraries worldwide
Aesop's fables by Aesop( Book )
15 editions published between 1933 and 1985 in English and held by 529 libraries worldwide
A collection of the brief animal tales with specific morals which are attributed to a Greek slave
The circus of Dr. Lao by Charles G Finney( Book )
13 editions published between 1935 and 2011 in English and held by 458 libraries worldwide
Abalone, Arizona, is a sleepy southwestern town whose chief concerns are boredom and surviving the Great Depression. That is, until the circus of Dr. Lao arrives and immensely and irrevocably changes the lives of everyone drawn to its tents. Expecting a sideshow spectacle, the citizens of Abalone instead confront and learn profound lessons from the mythical made real--a chimera, a Medusa, a talking sphinx, a sea serpent, witches, the Hound of the Hedges, a werewolf, a mermaid, an ancient god, and the elusive, ever-changing Dr. Lao. The circus unfolds, spinning magical, dark strands that ensnare the town's populace: the sea serpent's tale shatters love's illusions; the fortune-teller's shocking pronouncements toll the tedium and secret dread of every person's life; sensual undercurrents pour forth for men and women alike; and the dead walk again. Dazzling and macabre, literary and philosophical, The Circus of Dr. Lao has been acclaimed as a masterpiece of speculative fiction and influenced such writers as Ray Bradbury
Nansen by Anna Gertrude Hall( Book )
9 editions published between 1940 and 1965 in English and held by 431 libraries worldwide
Biography of arctic explorer. Suitable grades 7 and up
The wonder smith and his son; a tale from the golden childhood of the world by Ella Young( Book )
12 editions published between 1927 and 1992 in English and held by 308 libraries worldwide
Fourteen tales of Gubbaun Saor, a mythological figure of Ireland. Grades 5-7
Creatures by Padraic Colum( Book )
3 editions published in 1927 in English and held by 289 libraries worldwide
Behind Moroccan walls by Henriette Celarié( Book )
7 editions published between 1931 and 1970 in English and held by 271 libraries worldwide
"This volume contains a selection of short stories from two volumes by Mme. Henriette Celarie. They are sketches more than short stories, attempting to show without preamble cross-sections of native Moroccan women's lives, as told to and discovered by the alertly interested wife of a French officer living for years in that country. Each story is rigorously true. Differing perhaps from the usual romantic picture, their flavor of reality can be even more impressive. This is Morocco, static, fluid, potential."--Foreword
Balloon; a comedy in four acts by Padraic Colum( Book )
2 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 263 libraries worldwide
Ghond, the hunter by Dhan Gopal Mukerji( Book )
7 editions published between 1928 and 1962 in English and held by 212 libraries worldwide
The undertaker's garland by John Peale Bishop( Book )
4 editions published in 1922 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
Three and the moon : legendary stories of old Brittany, Normandy and Provence by Jacques Dorey( Book )
5 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
The histories by Herodotus( Book )
3 editions published between 1929 and 1930 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
Recounts the causes and history of the wars between the Greek city-states and Persia
Black thunder by Arna Bontemps( Book )
2 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
"Black Thunder is the true story of a slave insurrection that failed ... Garbriel is a young slave, who ... decides to avenge the murder of a fellow-slave by leading the Negroes of Richmond, Virginia, against the landowners"--Cover
The fairy shoemaker, and other fairy poems by Boris Artzybasheff( Book )
3 editions published in 1928 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
Scratchboard illustration signed by by Boris Artzybasheff in 1963 for Dr. Irvin Kerlan
Poor Shaydullah by Boris Artzybasheff( Book )
2 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
Shaydullah the beggar seeks Allah to find out why his prayers have not been answered, and finds more questions from those he meets along the way, but even with the answers, Shaydullah can't overcome his own nature, nor learn the lessons Allah was trying to teach him
Funnybone Alley by Alfred Kreymborg( Book )
3 editions published in 1927 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Arcybašev, Boris Mihailovič.
Art︠s︡ybashev, Borīs Mīkhaĭlovīch 1899-1965
Artzybasheff, Boris
Artzybasheff Boris 1899-1965
Boris Artzybasheff
Boris Artzybasheff Ukrainian American illustrator
Арцибашев Борис Михайлович
Арцыбашев, Борис Михайлович
Арцыбашев Борис Михайлович 1899-1965
Languages
English (194)
Dutch (3)
Chinese (2)
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