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Brierley, Louise

Overview
Works: 20 works in 80 publications in 7 languages and 3,645 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Christmas music  Folklore  Poetry  Picture books  Christmas stories  Humor  Pictorial works  Fairy tales 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ8.3, E
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Publications about Louise Brierley
Publications by Louise Brierley
Most widely held works by Louise Brierley
The twelve days of Christmas by Anne Geddes( Book )
9 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in English and held by 515 libraries worldwide
More and more gifts arrive from a young girl's true love on each of the twelve days of Christmas
When the world was young : creation and pourquoi tales by Margaret Mayo( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 491 libraries worldwide
"A collection of ten creation and pourquoi tales including African, Native American, Polynesian, Eskimo, Australian Aboriginal, Icelandic, Egyptian, and Central American stories."--Jacket
Peacock pie by Walter De la Mare( Book )
8 editions published between 1913 and 1989 in English and held by 464 libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of poems first published in 1916 describing the capers of fairies, princes, beasts, children, witches, farmers, and kings
Celebration song : a poem by James Berry( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and German and held by 417 libraries worldwide
Set in the Caribbean, a birth story of Jesus told from Mary's point of view
Beauty and the beast : and other stories by Adèle Geras( Book )
8 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 340 libraries worldwide
A magical collection of fairy tales
The elephant's child by Rudyard Kipling( Book )
8 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and French and held by 338 libraries worldwide
Because of his "'satiable curtiosity" about what the crocodile has for dinner, the elephant's child and all elephants thereafter have long trunks
The singing ringing tree by Selina Hastings( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 316 libraries worldwide
A prince seeks the Singing Ringing Tree to please a vain and selfish princess so she will marry him, but the quest is dangerous and results in great misery for both before true love puts everything to rights
The fisherwoman by Anne Carter( Book )
10 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and Japanese and held by 289 libraries worldwide
A poor fisherwoman learns that wealth does not bring happiness
King Lion and his cooks by Louise Brierley( Book )
7 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and German and held by 220 libraries worldwide
King Lion has a different cook for each day Monday through Friday, but on the weekend he must take matters into his own hands
The Orchard book of creation stories by Margaret Mayo( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and Dutch and held by 118 libraries worldwide
Ten mythical stories about the creation of the world
Lightning inside you : and other Native American riddles ( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of 140 American Indian riddles translated from twenty different languages including Aztec, Maya, Comanche, and Pawnee
Songs from Shakespeare by William Shakespeare( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
"Collection of songs from Shakespeare's plays ... arranged to form the pattern of the round year, with a background echo of the child growing up."--Jacket
Les cinq cuisiniers du roi by Louise Brierley( Book )
3 editions published in 1981 in French and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Skapelsemyter by Margaret Mayo( Book )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in Swedish and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Hvordan alting blev til by Margaret Mayo( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in Danish and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Lighting inside you ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
East End Academy : 11 June-29 August, 2004 ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Songs by William Shakespeare( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
This selection brings together songs and lyrics which occur in Shakespeare's plays and in King Henry VIII and The Two Noble Kinsmen, in which Shakespeare supposedly collaborated with John Fletcher. They are arranged in chronological order according to the dates of the plays. --Longacre Press
Sekai no hajimari ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in Japanese and held by 1 library worldwide
South and north, and east and west: the Oxfam book of children's stories ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
ブライアリー, ルイーズ
ブリアリー, ルイス
Languages
English (65)
French (5)
German (3)
Japanese (2)
Swedish (2)
Danish (1)
Dutch (1)
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