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Williams, Jay 1914-1978

Overview
Works: 159 works in 517 publications in 5 languages and 35,443 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  History  Naval history  Religious fiction  Folklore  Legends 
Roles: Actor, Singer
Classifications: PZ7.W666, 759.5
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Publications about Jay Williams
Publications by Jay Williams
Publications by Jay Williams, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Jay Williams
 
Most widely held works by Jay Williams
Danny Dunn, scientific detective by Jay Williams( Book )
108 editions published between 1956 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 8,433 libraries worldwide
Danny Dunn and his friends search for a legendary serpent in Central Africa
The world of Titian, c. 1488-1576 by Jay Williams( Book )
27 editions published between 1968 and 1981 in English and held by 3,134 libraries worldwide
An account of the life, work and times of the most famous painter of 16th century Venice
Everyone knows what a dragon looks like by Jay Williams( Book )
12 editions published between 1976 and 1989 in English and held by 1,639 libraries worldwide
Because of the road sweeper's belief in him, a dragon saves the city of Wu from the Wild Horsemen of the north
Leonardo da Vinci by Jay Williams( Book )
20 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,126 libraries worldwide
The life story of the Renaissance artist and scientist. Includes reproductions of his paintings and drawings and sketches from his notebooks
Knights of the crusades by Jay Williams( Book )
9 editions published between 1962 and 1969 in English and held by 1,125 libraries worldwide
An illustrated account of the Crusades including a discussion of the artistic endeavors of this period
Joan of Arc by Jay Williams( Book )
5 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and held by 1,121 libraries worldwide
An account of the early life, military experience and death of Joan of Arc
The practical princess by Jay Williams( Book )
16 editions published between 1969 and 1995 in English and held by 1,033 libraries worldwide
A princess uses common sense to get rid of a dragon, save herself from imprisonment, and find a handsome prince
The Spanish Armada by Jay Williams( Book )
9 editions published between 1966 and 1968 in English and held by 972 libraries worldwide
Life in the Middle Ages by Jay Williams( Book )
7 editions published between 1938 and 1967 in English and held by 757 libraries worldwide
Text, drawings, and reproductions of medieval pictures re-create how people lived in the villages, towns, and feudal castles of the middle ages and how the young men of that time trained for war or the clergy, for law or medicine, and in arts and crafts
Petronella by Jay Williams( Book )
6 editions published between 1973 and 2001 in English and held by 718 libraries worldwide
Determined not to be outdone by her brothers in seeking a fortune in the world, a young princess sets out to find a prince to rescue
Stage left by Jay Williams( Book )
2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 661 libraries worldwide
The magic grandfather by Jay Williams( Book )
5 editions published between 1979 and 1982 in English and held by 612 libraries worldwide
An 11-year-old discovers that not only is his seemingly ne'er-do-well grandfather a bona fide sorcerer but he too may have an untapped talent for magic
The battle for the Atlantic by Jay Williams( Book )
3 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 553 libraries worldwide
The crucial battle that took place on, over and under the sea from 1940 to 1943. Grades 6-9
The king with six friends by Jay Williams( Book )
3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 548 libraries worldwide
Finding himself without a kingdom, a king goes into the world to improve his fortunes and finds six friends whose special skills help him to get what he wants most
Danny Dunn and the homework machine by Jay Williams( Book )
4 editions published between 1958 and 1959 in English and held by 544 libraries worldwide
Danny, a young inventor, builds a machine to do homework
Solomon and Sheba by Jay Williams( Book )
12 editions published between 1959 and 1960 in English and Undetermined and held by 514 libraries worldwide
An expansion of the Biblical love story, dramatizing Sheba's determination to destroy Solomon
The surprising things Maui did by Jay Williams( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 469 libraries worldwide
Relates a young Hawaiian boy's many extraordinary deeds that changed the lives of his neighbors
The reward worth having by Jay Williams( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 455 libraries worldwide
Three soldiers of the king help a man and each gets to choose a bird as a reward
The wicked tricks of Tyl Uilenspiegel by Jay Williams( Book )
2 editions published between 1975 and 1978 in English and held by 446 libraries worldwide
Four stories about a cunning Dutch folk hero
One big wish by Jay Williams( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 441 libraries worldwide
Fred Butterspoon finds himself overwhelmed by a seemingly impossible situation when he is granted one big wish
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Delving, Michael, 1914-1978

Delving, Michael.
Willams, Jay.
Williams, Jay
Williams, Jay 1914-
ウィリアムズ, J
ウイリアムズ, ジェイ
Languages
English (241)
Spanish (4)
Swedish (1)
Italian (1)
Dutch (1)
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