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Keeping, Charles

Overview
Works: 283 works in 728 publications in 3 languages and 21,699 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Study guides  Folklore  History  Biography  Historical fiction  Pictorial works 
Roles: Illustrator, Editor, Compiler, Other
Classifications: PR1583, 829.3
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Charles Keeping
Publications by Charles Keeping
Publications by Charles Keeping, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Charles Keeping
 
Most widely held works by Charles Keeping
Beowulf the fight at Finnsburh by Charles Keeping( Book )
16 editions published between 1982 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 952 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the exploits of the Anglo-Saxon warrior, Beowulf, and how he came to defeat the monster Grendel
Charles Keeping's book of classic ghost stories ( Book )
4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 697 libraries worldwide
Seven ghost tales by famous English and American writers
The tale of Sir Gawain by Neil Philip( Book )
8 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 671 libraries worldwide
The knight Gawain recounts the adventures of King Arthur and his fellow members of the Round Table, his own battle with the Green Knight, his marriage, and the final days before the fall of Camelot
The beginning of the armadilloes by Rudyard Kipling( Book )
3 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and held by 654 libraries worldwide
Recounts how armadillos came to be in the Amazon jungle
The highwayman by Alfred Noyes( Book )
12 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and held by 653 libraries worldwide
An illustrated version of the well-known poem about the highwayman and his true love, the innkeeper's daughter
Knight's fee by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )
8 editions published between 1960 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 623 libraries worldwide
Adventures of a youth in Norman England
The golden shadow by Leon Garfield( Book )
8 editions published between 1973 and 1992 in English and held by 541 libraries worldwide
Retells in a continuous narrative the activities and adventures of the Greek gods and goddesses and their relationships with each other and with human beings
About the Sleeping beauty by P. L Travers( Book )
4 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 528 libraries worldwide
Five versions of the sleeping beauty tale are accompanied by the author's own version and an essay on the meaning of fairy tales, "The Sleeping Beauty" in particular
The wedding ghost by Leon Garfield( Book )
7 editions published between 1985 and 2000 in English and held by 465 libraries worldwide
Fantasy
The lady of Shalott by Alfred Tennyson Tennyson( Book )
7 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 445 libraries worldwide
The award-winning artist, Charles Keeping, breathes new life into Tennyson's romantic poem. The pictures tell the story of a lovely maiden, imbowered on her silent isle, grieving with love for the bold Sir Lancelot
Black Beauty the autobiography of a horse by Anna Sewell( Book )
6 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 432 libraries worldwide
A horse in nineteenth-century England recounts his experiences with both good and bad masters
The poet's tales; a new book of story poems by William Cole( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 429 libraries worldwide
An anthology of story poems from English and American sources grouped under such headings as "Strange and Mysterious," "Love Stories," and "At Sea."
Charles Keeping's classic tales of the macabre by Charles Keeping( Book )
5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 377 libraries worldwide
An illustrated collection of eight stories of terror by well-known American and British authors
Heroes and history by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )
6 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 372 libraries worldwide
"The Hero, in history and legend, is larger than life and enlarges the lives of those who share his story....The heroes of whom Rosemary Sutcliff writes in this book are Caratacus, Arthur, Alfred, Hereward, Llewellin, Robin Hood, William Wallace, Robert the Bruce, Owen Glyndwr and Montrose. These are the figures, in England, Scotland and Wales, whose lives still have a national and legendary vitality....Before Homer ever wrote, the Hero stood for a fundamental human need. That is why Rosemary Sutcliff's book is important besides being supremely good reading."
Haunts, haunts, haunts ( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 351 libraries worldwide
Beowulf by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )
14 editions published between 1961 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 350 libraries worldwide
Grendel prowled in, hating all men and all joy and hungry for human life. So swift was his attack that no man heard an outcry; but when the dawn came, thirty of Hothgar's best and noblest thanes were missing. Only Beowulf, foremost among warriors, has the strength and courage to battle with Grendel the Night-stalker
Monsters, monsters, monsters by Helen Hoke( Book )
2 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 342 libraries worldwide
Thirteen stories of horror and the supernatural by well-known American and British authors include "The Foghorn" by Ray Bradbury, "Moxon's Master" by Ambrose Bierce, and "In The Avu Observatory" by H.G. Wells
The apple stone by Nicholas Stuart Gray( Book )
2 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 338 libraries worldwide
Five children find an odd-looking apple that speaks and has the power to "animate the inanimate."
Wizards and wampum : legends of the Iroquois by Roger Squire( Book )
4 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 325 libraries worldwide
Seven Iroquois legends about talking animals, wizards, and magic
Grimbold's other world by Nicholas Stuart Gray( Book )
2 editions published between 1968 and 1986 in English and held by 314 libraries worldwide
An orphaned farm lad, found in a hen's nest, meets Grimbold, a cat that lives in the world of night, and kindly helps rescue various creatures of the darkness from their problems
 
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Alternative Names
Kīpingu, Chāruzu 1924-1988
キーピング, チャールズ
Languages
English (117)
Dutch (1)
German (1)
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