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McCrea, Ruth

Overview
Works: 51 works in 88 publications in 1 language and 4,988 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Christmas stories  Stories, plots, etc  Quotations  Christian fiction  Picture books  Fairy tales  Folklore 
Roles: Composer, Illustrator
Classifications: PS3117, FIC
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Publications about Ruth McCrea
Publications by Ruth McCrea
Publications by Ruth McCrea, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Ruth McCrea
 
Most widely held works by Ruth McCrea
What I like about toads by Judy Hawes( Book )
4 editions published between 1969 and 1972 in English and held by 636 libraries worldwide
A youngster tells why he likes toads, especially the one in his garden, and reminds us that a single toad can eat 10,000 insects and 2,000 cutworms in a summer
The Ringling Brothers by Molly Cone( Book )
3 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 483 libraries worldwide
A brief biography of the seven Ringling Brothers emphasizing the beginning and development of their famous circus
I became alone : five women poets, Sappho, Louise Labé, Ann Bradstreet, Juana Ines de la Cruz, Emily Dickinson by Judith Thurman( Book )
2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 406 libraries worldwide
Explores five women poets, ranging from Sappho to Emily Dickinson, through brief biographies and selections of their poetry
Journey between worlds by Sylvia Engdahl( Book )
7 editions published between 1970 and 2007 in English and held by 372 libraries worldwide
To prove her independence to her boyfriend, Melinda decides to go to Mars on a pleasure trip--an impromptu decision that changes her entire way of life
Stories of Gilbert and Sullivan operas by Clyde Robert Bulla( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 342 libraries worldwide
A brief history of the Gilbert and Sullivan partnership is followed by retellings in prose of eleven of their operas. Lyrics to the operas are included at the back
Shakespearean sallies, sullies, and slanders : insults for all occasions by William Shakespeare( Book )
2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 263 libraries worldwide
Phrases from Shakespeare to fit any situation where a witty retort is desired
Cockroaches: here, there, and everywhere by Laurence Pringle( Book )
2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 259 libraries worldwide
A brief introduction to one of the world's most durable insect species that has survived over 300 million years and thrives almost anywhere in the world
Computers by Jane Jonas Srivastava( Book )
2 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and held by 249 libraries worldwide
An easy-to-read explanation of the way a computer works and what it does
The story of Olaf by James McCrea( Book )
5 editions published between 1913 and 1965 in English and held by 198 libraries worldwide
Gentle Olaf proves his bravery and solves the problem of dealing with two dragons. Grades 1-3
Japanese fairy tales by Lafcadio Hearn( Book )
2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 196 libraries worldwide
A collection of 20 fairy tales from Japan including "Chin-Chin Kobakama," "The Serpent with Eight Heads," and "The Tea-Kettle."
The courage of Kazan by Barbara K Walker( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
Recounts how a timid shepherd becomes a hero
Men of ideas by John J Loeper( Book )
2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
Brief biographies and summaries of the major ideas of twenty-three philosophers from Socrates to Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Includes quotations from their works
Can I help how I feel? by Carl V Morrison( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
Uses case histories to illustrate the distressful emotions of young people such as anger, depression, envy, fear of competition, and other confusions of growing up
The birds by James McCrea( Book )
3 editions published between 1966 and 1980 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
The birds look for the thief who stole the umbrella
The story of the other wise man by Henry Van Dyke( Book )
2 editions published between 1952 and 1955 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
Story of Artaban, the "fourth wise man", who sold all he possessed and bought three jewels to present to the Christ-child. He could not have predicted how his eventful journey would end
Poetry with Pleasure by Laurence A Kirkpatrick( Book )
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
Love is a poem ( Book )
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
The ABC of wine cookery ( Book )
1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Love poems and love letters for all the year ( Book )
5 editions published between 1900 and 1988 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
The ABC of herb & spice cookery ( Book )
2 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
MacCrea, Ruth 1921-2016
McCrea, Ruth A.
McCrea, Ruth Pirman 1921-2016
Languages
English (50)
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