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Serraillier, Ian

Overview
Works: 151 works in 748 publications in 5 languages and 10,469 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Poetry  Young adult works  Myths  Romances  Legends  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Lyricist, Author of introduction, Librettist, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor, Other, Adapter
Classifications: PZ8.1.S4575, FIC
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Publications by Ian Serraillier, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Ian Serraillier
 
Most widely held works by Ian Serraillier
The silver sword by Ian Serraillier( Book )
125 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,644 libraries worldwide
After their parents are taken away by the Germans, the Balicki children are on their own in Warsaw. With the help of another orphan named Jan, they eventually make their way to Switzerland and are reunited with their parents
Beowulf, the warrior by Ian Serraillier( Book )
30 editions published between 1954 and 1998 in English and held by 1,128 libraries worldwide
The epic of Beowulf, the warrior - his battles with the monster Grendel, Grendel's mother, and the fiery dragon. Grades 6 and up
Escape from Warsaw by Ian Serraillier( Book )
10 editions published between 1969 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 858 libraries worldwide
The story of three Polish children and their experience in Europe during World War II
Chaucer and his world by Ian Serraillier( Book )
13 editions published between 1966 and 1970 in English and held by 759 libraries worldwide
Describes home life, food, dress, "open field" agriculture, illness and medical knowledge, education, recreation, industry and trade, military life, the church, and art and architecture during the medieval period that inspired poet Geoffrey Chaucer
The Gorgon's head : the story of Perseus by Ian Serraillier( Book )
14 editions published between 1961 and 1974 in English and Afrikaans and held by 390 libraries worldwide
The adventures of Perseus, one of the bravest and most daring of all Greek heroes, whose adventures led him to the farthest corners of the world to encounters with giants and nymphs and goddesses, and to the terrible snake-haired Gorgon
Suppose you met a witch by Ian Serraillier( Book )
2 editions published between 1952 and 1973 in English and held by 363 libraries worldwide
Relates in verse how Roland and Miranda handled the situation when they were trapped in a sack by a witch
The challenge of the green knight by Ian Serraillier( Book )
8 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in English and held by 363 libraries worldwide
Sir Gawain is determined to keep his rendezvous with the Green Knight even though he believes it will mean his death
Robin in the greenwood; ballads of Robin Hood by Ian Serraillier( Book )
8 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 328 libraries worldwide
Twelve adventures of Robin Hood and his merry band retold in ballad form from the early medieval ballads which first told of the outlaw's exploits
Heracles the Strong by Ian Serraillier( Book )
11 editions published between 1970 and 1980 in English and held by 321 libraries worldwide
Retells the legend of the Greek hero who held the sky on his shoulders. Also includes the remaining eleven labors
The way of danger; the story of Theseus by Ian Serraillier( Book )
7 editions published between 1962 and 1971 in English and held by 316 libraries worldwide
Recounts the legend of Theseus who slew the Minotaur in the labyrinth
The clashing rocks : the story of Jason by Ian Serraillier( Book )
12 editions published between 1963 and 1982 in English and held by 306 libraries worldwide
This dramatic prose retelling of the legends of the daring, remarkable Greek hero and his quest for the golden fleece is a companion volume to The Gorgon's head: the story of Perseus and The way of danger
A fall from the sky; the story of Daedalus by Ian Serraillier( Book )
9 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 305 libraries worldwide
Retells the legend of the Greek craftsman, his nephew Talos and his son, Icarus
Robin and his merry men; ballads of Robin Hood by Ian Serraillier( Book )
6 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 286 libraries worldwide
Retells in verse the legend of Robin Hood originally rendered in a medieval ballad
The franklin's tale by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )
4 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 251 libraries worldwide
Retells in prose the tale of the faithful wife and the young squire who loved her so much that he resorted to magic to win her
There's no escape by Ian Serraillier( Book )
32 editions published between 1950 and 1988 in 4 languages and held by 194 libraries worldwide
Peter Howarth is dropped by parachute into enemy-occupied territory and rescues a brilliant scientist
Havelok the Dane by Ian Serraillier( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
A retelling of an early English metrical romance, about the son of the King of Denmark who grew up in poverty in England before claiming his throne and the English throne for his wife
The bishop and the devil by Ian Serraillier( Book )
3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
Relates in verse the journey of the fourth-century Bishop of Sion as he traveled over the Alps carrying an enormous church bell
Selected tales by D. H Lawrence( Book )
16 editions published between 1963 and 1988 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
I'll tell you a tale : a collection of poems and ballads by Ian Serraillier( Book )
17 editions published between 1973 and 1983 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
Oorlogskinderen : trilogie ( Book )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in Dutch and held by 133 libraries worldwide
Drie verhalen, spelend in Nederland, Polen en Duitsland, over kinderen die moeten zien te overleven tijdens de Tweede Wereldoorlog. Vanaf ca. 11 jaar
 
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Alternative Names
Ian Serraillier britischer Schriftsteller
Ian Serraillier British writer
Ian Serraillier écrivain britannique
Seraillier, Ian 1912-1994
Serraillier, Ian
Serraillier, Ian Lucien 1912-1994
Serraillier, Jan.
Serraillier, Jan 1912-1994
セレリヤー, ヤン
Languages
English (323)
Dutch (4)
Japanese (2)
Afrikaans (2)
Spanish (1)
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