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Ambrus, Victor G.

Works: 612 works in 1,647 publications in 10 languages and 55,037 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Folklore  Sea stories  Poetry  Psychological fiction  Stories, plots, etc  Children's audiobooks  High interest-low vocabulary books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Other, Illuminator, Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: PZ10.3.S38, FIC
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Publications about Victor G Ambrus
Publications by Victor G Ambrus
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Most widely held works by Victor G Ambrus
Black Beauty by Anna Sewell( Book )
31 editions published between 1973 and 2003 in 8 languages and held by 1,225 libraries worldwide
Chaque volume de cette collection est une invitation à lire éventuellement, dans son texte intégral, le chef-d'oeuvre qu'il présente. On y résume les moments forts du récit. De nombreuses notes documentaires et illustrations (photographies et dessins) éclairant sur le contexte, permettent une meilleure compréhension de l'intrigue et des personnages. Une présentation agréable, pour les onze-douze ans
The Iliad by Nick McCarty( Book )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 1,056 libraries worldwide
Retells the events of the war between Greece and the city of Troy, focusing on Achilles' quarrel with Agamemnon. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
The Canterbury tales by Geraldine McCaughrean( Book )
21 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,010 libraries worldwide
An illustrated retelling of Geoffrey Chaucer's famous work in which a group of pilgrims in fourteenth-century England tell each other stories as they travel on a pilgrimage to the cathedral at Canterbury
The mystery of Stonehenge by Franklyn M Branley( Book )
5 editions published between 1969 and 1972 in English and held by 989 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 )
5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 911 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 888 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
Tales of King Arthur by James Riordan( Book )
13 editions published between 1982 and 1992 in English and held by 857 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
Santa Claus forever! by Carolyn Haywood( Book )
6 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in English and held by 845 libraries worldwide
Julemanden beslutter sig for at gå på pension, men da han opdager, at hans efterfølger styres af kommercielle interesser, ombestemmer han sig
Flambards by K. M Peyton( Book )
17 editions published between 1968 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 805 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
Favorite tales from Shakespeare by Bernard Miles( Book )
13 editions published between 1976 and 1988 in 4 languages and held by 726 libraries worldwide
Adaptations into story form of five of Shakespeare's plays
Robin Hood, his life and legend by Bernard Miles( Book )
8 editions published between 1979 and 1989 in English and held by 708 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the life and adventures of Robin Hood who, with his band of followers, lived as an outlaw in Sherwood Forest dedicated to fight against tyranny
The Odyssey by Geraldine McCaughrean( Book )
5 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and held by 705 libraries worldwide
A retelling of Homer's epic that describes the wanderings of Odysseus after the fall of Troy
The three poor tailors by Victor G Ambrus( Book )
14 editions published between 1965 and 1976 in English and held by 702 libraries worldwide
A Hungarian folktale in which three tailors take a trip to town on a nannygoat
A valentine fantasy by Carolyn Haywood( Book )
2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 690 libraries worldwide
A tale of how Valentine's Day came into existence and of how the heart became its symbol
Moby Dick, or, The white whale by Geraldine McCaughrean( Book )
5 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 607 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 farthest-away mountain by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )
7 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and held by 596 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
Tales from the Arabian nights by James Riordan( Book )
18 editions published between 1963 and 1985 in English and held by 593 libraries worldwide
Nine of the tales told by Shaharazad to enchant the cruel sultan and stop him from executing her as he had his other daily wives
Drawing animals by Victor G Ambrus( Book )
24 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in English and Chinese and held by 585 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 )
13 editions published between 1969 and 1999 in English and Japanese and held by 573 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."
Eric the Red : the Viking adventurer by Neil Grant( Book )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 559 libraries worldwide
Presents the saga of the Norse explorer who settled Greenland
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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-
Victor Ambrus Hongaars illustrator
Victor Ambrus Hungarian-British illustrator
앰브러스, 빅터
앰브러스, 빅터 G
アンブラズ, ビクター・G
English (217)
Spanish (7)
Japanese (4)
Dutch (4)
Swedish (3)
German (2)
French (2)
Chinese (2)
Polish (2)
Croatian (1)
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