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Gannett, Ruth Chrisman 1896-1979

Overview
Works: 65 works in 335 publications in 12 languages and 14,772 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction  Western stories  Domestic fiction  Humorous fiction  Folklore  Children's audiobooks  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Legends 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Lithographer
Classifications: PZ7.G15, FIC
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Publications about Ruth Chrisman Gannett
Publications by Ruth Chrisman Gannett
Publications by Ruth Chrisman Gannett, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Ruth Chrisman Gannett
 
Most widely held works by Ruth Chrisman Gannett
Miss Hickory by Carolyn Sherwin Bailey( Book )
35 editions published between 1946 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,897 libraries worldwide
"When Great-granny Brown packed up and moved to the Women's City Club in Boston, Miss Hickory was faced with the problem of spending a severe New Hampshire winter alone. This might not have been so bad if Miss Hickory had not been a country woman whose body was an apple-wood twig and whose head was a hickory nut."--Jacket
My father's dragon by Ruth Stiles Gannett( Book )
94 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 3,731 libraries worldwide
A young boy runs away from home to rescue an abused baby dragon held captive to serve as a free twenty-four hour, seven-days-a-week ferry for the lazy wild animals living on Wild Island
Elmer and the dragon by Ruth Stiles Gannett( Book )
9 editions published between 1950 and 1987 in English and held by 1,491 libraries worldwide
On their way home, Elmer and a flying dragon land on an unusual island and help some canaries uncover a buried treasure. Sequel to "My Father's Dragon."
My mother is the most beautiful woman in the world : a Russian folktale by Rebecca Hourwich Reyher( Book )
26 editions published between 1945 and 2010 in English and Japanese and held by 1,194 libraries worldwide
A little girl who finds herself lost and separated from her mother during a wheat harvest proves the truth of the proverb, "We do not love people because they are beautiful, but they seem beautiful to us because we love them."
Three tales of my father's dragon by Ruth Stiles Gannett( Book )
8 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and held by 1,072 libraries worldwide
Overview: The classic fantasy trilogy of Elmer Elevator and the flying baby dragon has delighted children and their parents for generations. Now, on the occasion of their fiftieth anniversary, Random House is proud to bring the three timeless tales together in one beautiful commemorative edition, complete with the original delightful illustrations
Tortilla flat by John Steinbeck( Book )
27 editions published between 1935 and 1966 in English and held by 408 libraries worldwide
Danny, a veteran of the First World War, returns to Tortilla Flat to enjoy a carefree, aimless, and amoral life in the coastal town of Monterey, California
The dragons of Blueland by Ruth Stiles Gannett( Book )
28 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 382 libraries worldwide
Elmer must come once again to the aid of his flying baby dragon Boris when men discover its retreat and begin to hunt it
Elmer and the dragon by Ruth Stiles Gannett( Book )
7 editions published between 1952 and 2008 in English and held by 204 libraries worldwide
On their way home, Elmer and a flying dragon land on an unusual island and help some canaries uncover a buried treasure
Elmer and the dragon by Ruth Stiles Gannett( Book )
2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
On their way home, Elmer and a flying dragon land on an unusual island and help some canaries uncover a buried treasure. Sequel to "My Father's Dragon."
The home place by Dorothy Thomas( Book )
1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 120 libraries worldwide
Paco goes to the fair : a story of far-away Ecuador by Richard C Gill( Book )
3 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Paco is punished when he uses the forbidden dye on his father's wool, but the foreign travelers are excited about it and want to know where more could be obtained
My father's dragon by Ruth Stiles Gannett( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1948 and 2017 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
A wonderful children's story about a boy who befriends a cat and then sets off on an adventure to rescue a dragon
Erumā to ryū by Ruth Stiles Gannett( Book )
12 editions published between 1964 and 2010 in Japanese and held by 34 libraries worldwide
On their way home, Elmer and a flying dragon land on an unusual island and help some canaries uncover a buried treasure
Hi-Po the hippo by Dorothy Thomas( Book )
4 editions published between 1942 and 1944 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
The story of a little hippo and the problems he causes for many hippopatami before he finally finds a home
Misu Hikkorī to mori no nakamatachi by Carolyn Sherwin Bailey( Book )
4 editions published between 1975 and 2005 in Japanese and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Relates the adventures of a country doll made of an apple-wood twig with a hickory nut for a head
El dragón de papá by Ruth Stiles Gannett( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in Spanish and held by 7 libraries worldwide
A young boy runs away from home to rescue an abused baby dragon held captive to serve as a free twenty-four hour, seven-days-a-week ferry for the lazy wild animals living on Wild Island
I saw the sea come in by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
A little boy spends the morning playing on the beach as the tide comes in
Xiao fei long by Gan nei te( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in Chinese and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Xiao fei long by Ruth Stiles Gannett( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in Chinese and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Sheloshet sipure ha-deraḳon shel aba by Ruth Stiles Gannett( Book )
2 editions published in 1990 in Hebrew and held by 3 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Arens, Ruth Adelaide Chrisman 1896-1979
Chrisman Gannett Ruth
Chrisman, Ruth Adelaide 1896-1979
Gannett, Ruth
Gannett, Ruth 1896-1979
ガネット, ルース・クリスマン
Languages
English (195)
Japanese (53)
Chinese (7)
Danish (3)
Italian (3)
Hebrew (2)
Spanish (2)
Korean (2)
Dutch (2)
French (1)
Portuguese (1)
Slovenian (1)
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