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Picard, Barbara Leonie

Overview
Works: 101 works in 358 publications in 1 language and 9,799 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  History  Biography  Young adult works  Poetry 
Roles: Editor, Adapter, Other
Classifications: PZ8.1.P6, 398.2
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Publications about Barbara Leonie Picard
Publications by Barbara Leonie Picard
Publications by Barbara Leonie Picard, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Barbara Leonie Picard
 
Most widely held works by Barbara Leonie Picard
The Iliad of Homer by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
21 editions published between 1960 and 2000 in English and held by 1,122 libraries worldwide
Homer's epic poem is brought to life for younger readers. It is the tenth year of the siege of Troy and no one knows who will win. The gods watch from Mount Olympus and fight, too, some for the Greeks and some for the Trojans. There are many battles and Achilles tries to avenge a friend's death
The Odyssey of Homer by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
27 editions published between 1952 and 2000 in English and held by 849 libraries worldwide
Classic story in Greek mythology of Odysseus' heroic adventures and long journey home
French legends, tales and fairy stories by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
16 editions published between 1955 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 788 libraries worldwide
Familiar and little-known fairy tales and legends from France, including tales of the French epic heroes, French country tales of the Middle Ages, and legends from the French provinces
German hero-sagas and folk-tales by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
14 editions published between 1958 and 1993 in English and held by 730 libraries worldwide
The faun and the woodcutter's daughter by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
10 editions published between 1950 and 1967 in English and held by 687 libraries worldwide
Stories of King Arthur and his knights by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
16 editions published between 1955 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 576 libraries worldwide
Twenty-seven stories of King Arthur. Grades 6-8
Tales of ancient Persia by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
8 editions published between 1972 and 1993 in English and held by 473 libraries worldwide
Persian legends of valor and heroism taken from the first part of Firdausi's Shah-Nāma, an epic poem covering the history of Persia through the seventh century
One is one by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
9 editions published between 1965 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 414 libraries worldwide
Stephen, a thirteen-year old boy has a secret dream of achieving knighthood. But that dream is shattered when he is sent to a monastery by his contemptuous brothers
Celtic tales: legends of tall warriors & old enchantments by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
7 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and held by 373 libraries worldwide
These stories, chosen from the hoard of Irish and Welsh legends, tell of the people of Dana, the strange gods of anicient Ireland; Finn and the Fianna, some of the greatest heroes of all legend; and a different King Arthur from Malory's pattern of chivalry. The tales include "The Children of Lir " - one of the Three Sorrows of storytelling; "The voyage of Maeldun" - the pattern for all travellers' tall stories; and "The Bride Price for Olwen", in which Kilhwch has to win countless treasures and accomplish great feats. Barbara Leonie Picard has added notes about the stories and their backgrounds
The mermaid and the simpleton by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
7 editions published between 1949 and 1970 in English and held by 315 libraries worldwide
Tales of the British people by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
8 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in English and held by 314 libraries worldwide
Nine legendary tales brought to the British Isles by the different people who settled there. Grades 6-8
Tales of the Norse gods by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 313 libraries worldwide
A collection of twenty tales, bringing to life the Norse gods, including Odin, Thor, Freya, and Loki
The lady of the linden tree by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
7 editions published between 1954 and 1969 in English and held by 303 libraries worldwide
A collection of fairy tales set in various regimes of the world-Europe, the Middle East and the Orient
Hero-tales from the British Isles by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
4 editions published between 1963 and 1968 in English and held by 251 libraries worldwide
Tales of the Norse gods and heroes by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
11 editions published between 1953 and 1975 in English and held by 250 libraries worldwide
Ransom for a knight by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
13 editions published between 1956 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 240 libraries worldwide
When she learns that her father and brother are not dead, Alys travels with her servant Hugh over the length of England, carrying jewels she can use to ransom them from the Scots
The goldfinch garden ; seven tales by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
4 editions published between 1963 and 1970 in English and held by 211 libraries worldwide
Seven original fairy tales imbued with the traditional goodness, honor, and romance
The Tower & the traitors by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
8 editions published between 1961 and 1976 in English and held by 208 libraries worldwide
Lost John : a young outlaw in the Forest of Arden by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
4 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
While King Richard is away fighting the crusades, outlaws reign in the forests of England. Lost John wanders in the Forest of Arden, having left his usurping stepfather at home and looking for the man who killed his father, until he joins a band of outlaws led by Sir Ralph, who becomes a new father figure for him
The midsummer bride by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 176 libraries worldwide
Alaric marries Catherine of the Fairy people and he must love her with all of his being to keep her
 
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Alternative Names
Pīkārd, Bārbārā Liʿūnī
ピカード, バーバラ・レオニ
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English (200)
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