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Ambrus, Victor G.

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Works: 589 works in 1,539 publications in 9 languages and 57,077 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Sea stories  Legends  Psychological fiction  Stories, plots, etc  Comic books, strips, etc  High interest-low vocabulary books  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Illuminator, Other, Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: PZ10.3.S38, [FIC]
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Black Beauty by Anna Sewell( Book )
20 editions published between 1973 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 1,201 libraries worldwide
A horse in nineteenth-century England recounts his experiences with both good and bad masters
The Canterbury tales by Geraldine McCaughrean( Book )
16 editions published between 1984 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 1,050 libraries worldwide
Pilgrims en route to Canterbury England pass the time by telling one another stories
The mystery of Stonehenge by Franklyn Mansfield Branley( Book )
5 editions published between 1969 and 1972 in English and held by 1,044 libraries worldwide
Combines the efforts of several modern scientists to explain the ancient mystery of Stonehenge; who built it and why? How was it built and when?
Shakespeare and Macbeth : the story behind the play by Stewart Ross( Book )
4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 954 libraries worldwide
We are transported to Shakespeare's time and the story is told of how he wrote one of his greatest plays
How the reindeer saved Santa by Carolyn Haywood( Book )
5 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in English and held by 935 libraries worldwide
Deciding that his sleigh is too old to use for delivering presents, Santa Claus gets a helicopter but finds after several mishaps that his sleigh and reindeer are still the most reliable transportation
Santa Claus forever! by Carolyn Haywood( Book )
7 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 908 libraries worldwide
After a particularly difficult Christmas Eve, Santa decides to retire, but when he sees his replacement, he changes his mind
Tales of King Arthur by James Riordan( Book )
12 editions published between 1982 and 1992 in English and held by 899 libraries worldwide
Twelve of the best-known tales of King Arthur and his knights, retold from Malory's "Morte d'Arthur" and other medieval sources
Flambards by K. M Peyton( Book )
17 editions published between 1968 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 855 libraries worldwide
A twelve-year-old orphan girl is faced with a radically different way of life when she is sent to live with a crippled, tyrannical uncle who is obsessed with hounds and horses and who expects her and his two sons to follow in his footsteps
Robin Hood : his life and legend by Bernard Miles( Book )
10 editions published between 1979 and 1989 in English and held by 786 libraries worldwide
The introduction and epilogue explore the history behind the folklore. The author has drawn on Medieval ballads and legends to create this story.ry.__
Favorite tales from Shakespeare by Bernard Miles( Book )
14 editions published between 1976 and 1988 in 4 languages and held by 745 libraries worldwide
Adaptations into story form of five of Shakespeare's plays
The three poor tailors by Victor G Ambrus( Book )
19 editions published between 1965 and 1989 in English and Afrikaans and held by 742 libraries worldwide
An old Hungarian folk tale about three poor tailors who decided to see the sights of a nearby town. Kindergarten - Grade 3
The Odyssey by Geraldine McCaughrean( Book )
5 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and held by 740 libraries worldwide
A retelling of Homer's epic that describes the wanderings of Odysseus after the fall of Troy
A valentine fantasy by Carolyn Haywood( Book )
2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 731 libraries worldwide
A tale of how Valentine's Day came into existence and of how the heart became its symbol
The farthest-away mountain by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )
7 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and held by 654 libraries worldwide
A girl embarks on a dangerous adventure to fulfill her three desires: to visit the farthest-away mountain, to meet a gargoyle, and to find a prince for a husband
Moby Dick, or, The white whale by Geraldine McCaughrean( Book )
5 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 650 libraries worldwide
A young seaman joins the crew of the whaling ship Pequod, led by the fanatical Captain Ahab in pursuit of the white whale Moby Dick
The Iliad by Nick McCarty( Book )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 621 libraries worldwide
Vivid illustrations by noted artist Victor Ambrus brings to life this new retelling of Paris' doomed love for Helen and the years of siege that roiled the ancient city of Troy
Eric the Red : the Viking adventurer by Neil Grant( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 608 libraries worldwide
Presents the saga of the Norse explorer who settled Greenland
Drawing animals by Victor G Ambrus( Book )
20 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and held by 607 libraries worldwide
A collection of practical tips on how to draw wild and domestic animals, with examples ranging from dogs to ostriches to donkeys
Flambards in summer by K. M Peyton( Book )
12 editions published between 1969 and 1999 in English and Japanese and held by 601 libraries worldwide
After her husband is killed in the war in 1916, twenty-one-year-old Christina returns to take care of the deserted estate where she grew up. Sequel to "Flambards" and "The Edge of the Cloud."
A Christmas fantasy by Carolyn Haywood( Book )
5 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 592 libraries worldwide
Relates the boyhood of Santa Claus and how he got into the "present business."
 
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Alternative Names
Ambrus 1935-
Ambrus, Győző László
Ambrus, Gyozo László 1935-
Ambrus, László Gyö̋zö̋ 1935-
Ambrus, V. 1935-
Ambrus, V. G. 1935-
Ambrus, Victor.
Ambrus Victor 1935-....
Ambrus, Victor C.
Ambrus, Victor C. 1935-
Ambrus, Victor G.
Ambrus, Victor G 1935-
Ambrus, Viktor G. 1935-
アンブラズ, ビクター・G
Languages
English (195)
Swedish (3)
Afrikaans (3)
German (2)
Japanese (2)
Croatian (1)
French (1)
Spanish (1)
Dutch (1)
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