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Picard, Barbara Leonie

Overview
Works: 83 works in 389 publications in 7 languages and 9,943 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Folklore  Biography  Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Epic poetry, Greek  Young adult works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Adapter, Other
Classifications: PZ8.1.P6,
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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
  • Ilias by Homerus( Book )
 
Most widely held works by Barbara Leonie Picard
The Iliad of Homer by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
22 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,099 libraries worldwide
Homer's account of the Trojan War between the Greeks and the Trojans including Achilles' quarrel with Agamemnon and his revenge against Hector
The Odyssey of Homer by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
33 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 823 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 )
24 editions published between 1954 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 798 libraries worldwide
German hero-sagas and folk-tales by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
24 editions published between 1958 and 2001 in 5 languages and held by 721 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 646 libraries worldwide
Fourteen original fairy tales. Grades 5-8
Stories of King Arthur and his knights by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
20 editions published between 1955 and 1979 in English and held by 558 libraries worldwide
Twenty-seven stories of King Arthur. Grades 6-8
The Provensen book of fairy tales by Alice Provensen( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 463 libraries worldwide
Juvenile literature
Tales of ancient Persia by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
8 editions published between 1972 and 1993 in English and held by 444 libraries worldwide
Persian legends of valor and heroism taken from the first part of Firdausi's Shah-Hama, and epic poem covering the history of Persia through the seventh century
One is one by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
10 editions published between 1965 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 401 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 352 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
Hero-tales from the British Isles by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
15 editions published between 1963 and 1976 in English and held by 305 libraries worldwide
The mermaid and the simpleton by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
9 editions published between 1949 and 1970 in English and held by 305 libraries worldwide
Fairy stories that have a something of laughter, tears and simplicity all mixed up together
Tales of the Norse gods by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 305 libraries worldwide
A collection of twenty tales, bringing to life the Norse gods, including Odin, Thor, Freya, and Loki
Tales of the British people by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
9 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in English and held by 301 libraries worldwide
Nine legendary tales brought to the British Isles by the different people who settled there. Grades 6-8
The lady of the linden tree by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
9 editions published between 1954 and 1969 in English and held by 293 libraries worldwide
A collection of fairy tales set in various regimes of the world-Europe, the Middle East and the Orient
Ransom for a knight by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
17 editions published between 1956 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 258 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
Tales of the Norse gods and heroes by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
13 editions published between 1953 and 1975 in English and held by 246 libraries worldwide
Twenty-five tales and legends of the Norse gods and heroes, retold for children
The goldfinch garden : seven tales by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
5 editions published between 1963 and 1970 in English and held by 202 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 202 libraries worldwide
Lost John : a young outlaw in the Forest of Arden by Barbara Leonie Picard( Book )
5 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 177 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
 
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Alternative Names
Barbara Leonie Picard British children's writer
Barbara Leonie Picard Brits schrijfster (1917-2011)
Pīkārd, Bārbārā Liʿūnī 1917-
ピカード, バーバラ・レオニ
Languages
English (229)
Japanese (15)
German (5)
Romanian (3)
Chinese (1)
Persian (1)
Dutch (1)
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