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Jacques, Robin

Overview
Works: 258 works in 637 publications in 2 languages and 18,971 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fairy tales  History  Detective and mystery fiction  Fantasy fiction  Folk literature  Ghost stories  Action and adventure fiction  Folklore 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Opponent, Thesis advisor, Director, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Adapter, Translator, Arranger, Other
Classifications: PZ8.1.M298, 398.2
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Publications about Robin Jacques
Publications by Robin Jacques
Publications by Robin Jacques, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Robin Jacques
 
Most widely held works by Robin Jacques
A book of ghosts & goblins by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )
12 editions published between 1968 and 1982 in English and held by 858 libraries worldwide
Twenty-one tales from various countries about ghosts, goblins, and other supernatural beings. Includes "The Headless Horseman," "The Kindly Ghost," and "The Leg of Gold."
Black hearts in Battersea by Joan Aiken( Book )
7 editions published between 1964 and 1987 in English and held by 843 libraries worldwide
Arriving in London, Simon, a 15-year-old orphan, immediately becomes entangled with a wicked group scheming against good King James and the serenely foggy old Duke and Duchess of Bettersea
Nightbirds on Nantucket by Joan Aiken( Book )
5 editions published between 1966 and 1972 in English and held by 808 libraries worldwide
The fate of an 11-year-old girl depends on the whimsy of a pink whale. Having had enough of life on board the ship that saved her from a watery grave, Dido Twite wants nothing more than to sail home to England. Instead, Captain Casket's ship lands in Nantucket, where Dido and the captain's daughter, Dutiful Penitence, are left in the care of Dutiful's sinister Aunt Tribulation. In Tribulation's farmhouse, life is unbearable. When mysterious men lurk about in the evening fog, the resourceful Dido rallies against their shenanigans with help from Dutiful, a cabinboy named Nate, and a pink whale
The Complete guide to illustration and design : techniques and materials by Terence Dalley( Book )
2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 750 libraries worldwide
A guide to African history by Basil Davidson( Book )
10 editions published between 1965 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 721 libraries worldwide
Traces the history of the African continent from prehistoric times to the present day
A book of spooks and spectres by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )
4 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 645 libraries worldwide
Twenty-three ghostly tales from around the world
A book of mermaids by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )
5 editions published between 1967 and 1970 in English and held by 605 libraries worldwide
Retellings of sixteen tales featuring mermaids
A book of dragons by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )
5 editions published between 1964 and 1978 in English and held by 583 libraries worldwide
Fourteen stories about dragons collected from all over the world
A book of ogres and trolls by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )
3 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 551 libraries worldwide
Thirteen traditional tales from several countries recount the exploits of a variety of ogres and trolls
A book of charms and changelings by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )
8 editions published between 1971 and 1975 in English and held by 523 libraries worldwide
Fifteen folktales from around the world, each involving either changelings or charms that work good or evil
A book of wizards by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )
8 editions published between 1966 and 1982 in English and held by 517 libraries worldwide
A book of sorcerers and spells by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )
4 editions published between 1973 and 1982 in English and held by 499 libraries worldwide
Twelve tales from various countries about sorcerers and spells
A book of dwarfs by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )
8 editions published between 1963 and 1996 in English and held by 493 libraries worldwide
Seventeen traditional tales from various parts of the world about good and evil dwarfs
Hi! ho! The rattlin' bog : and other folk songs for group singing by John Langstaff( score )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 483 libraries worldwide
This collection has been compiled in response to numerous requests for words and music to the songs taught by John Langstaff, a well-known concert artist, over many years in camps, classrooms, on records, radio, and television. Chosen especially for their suitability for group singing, the songs represent every type of traditional music, from sea chanteys and other work songs to lullabies and laments
A book of monsters by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )
5 editions published between 1975 and 1980 in English and held by 477 libraries worldwide
Twelve folktales from around the world featuring monsters, both friendly and fearsome
Dragon magic by Andre Norton( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 445 libraries worldwide
Four boys of Scandinavian, Welsh, Chinese, and African origin, respectively, find a puzzle in an abandoned house whose magic power takes each of them back to a time related to their ethnic history
A book of princes and princesses by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )
4 editions published between 1969 and 1977 in English and held by 423 libraries worldwide
Thirteen fairy tales from twelve countries about the difficulties faced by princes and princesses
A book of magic animals by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )
4 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 374 libraries worldwide
Eleven folktales from around the world featuring animals possessing magical qualities
A book of devils and demons by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )
5 editions published between 1970 and 1975 in English and held by 348 libraries worldwide
Fourteen tales from many different countries about evil creatures who bring misery upon themselves and others
A choice of magic by Ruth Manning-Sanders( Book )
3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 346 libraries worldwide
Thirty-two fairy tales from various countries throughout the world
 
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Alternative Names
Džeiks, Robins 1920-1995
Jacques, Robin
Jaques, Robin
Robin Jacques British illustrator known for children's books
Robin Jacques Brits illustrator (1920-1995)
Robin Jacques Illustrator
Robin Jaques
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