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Vess, Charles

Overview
Works: 146 works in 373 publications in 11 languages and 19,893 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Graphic novels  Juvenile works  Fantasy comic books, strips, etc  Comic books, strips, etc  Horror comic books, strips, etc  Poetry  Drama  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Illustrator, Typographer, Author, Artist, Creator, Contributor, Performer
Classifications: PN6728.S26, 741.5973
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The Coyote Road : trickster tales by Ellen Datlow( Book )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 2,430 libraries worldwide
A collection of stories and poems about tricksters in all parts of the world by a variety of authors
Stardust by Nicolas Provost( visu )
13 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and German and held by 2,062 libraries worldwide
Tristan hopes to win the heart of his beautiful, but shallow love, Victoria. He promises to recover a star that fell somewhere beyond the stony wall that sets between the mundane England and the fantasy kingdom of Stormhold. So Tristan sets forth on his own journey in Stormhold. Meanwhile in that magical land, the dying king has set his four surviving sons on a quest for the crown. And the witch Lamia is seeking the heart of the star for an entirely different purpose, one that involves her secret power
Instructions : [everything you'll need to know on your journey] by Neil Gaiman( Book )
12 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 1,384 libraries worldwide
Go on a journey to unknown, but strangely familiar, lands and then travel home again
Blueberry girl by Neil Gaiman( Book )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,301 libraries worldwide
Rhyming text expresses a prayer for a girl to be protected from such dangers as nightmares at age three or false friends at fifteen, and to be granted clearness of sight and other favors
The Sandman : the wake by Neil Gaiman( Book )
25 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 1,136 libraries worldwide
Ancient gods, old friends, and even enemies gather to remember and pay tribute in the strangest wake ever held. And, at the end of his life, William Shakespeare fulfills his side of a very strange bargain
Seven wild sisters : a modern fairytale by Charles De Lint( Book )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 1,016 libraries worldwide
Sarah Jane Dillard discovers and helps an injured 'sangman fairy in the Tanglewood Forest, putting herself, her six sisters, and friends Aunt Lillian and the Apple Tree Man in the middle of a fairy feud
The cats of Tanglewood Forest by Charles De Lint( Book )
4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 946 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Lillian, an orphan who loves roaming the woods looking for fairies when her chores are done, is bitten by a deadly snake and saved through the magical forest creatures in this expansion on the author's and illustrator's previous work, A circle of cats
The Green Man : tales from the mythic forest ( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 836 libraries worldwide
A collection of stories and poems by a variety of authors relating to the Green Man and other myths of the forest
The Faery Reel : tales from the Twilight Realm by Ellen Datlow( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 747 libraries worldwide
A collection of stories and poems about faeries in all parts of the world by a variety of authors
Stardust by Neil Gaiman( Book )
19 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 713 libraries worldwide
In the quiet English hamlet of Wall, Tristran Thorn embarks on a remarkable journey through the world of Faerie to recover a fallen star for his lover, the hauntingly beautiful Victoria Forester
Rose by Jeff Smith( Book )
21 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 548 libraries worldwide
Princess Rose struggles to defeat the evil Lord of the Locusts who, in the form a dragon, threatens the Northern Valley
Tumbleweed Baby by Anna Myers( Book )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 414 libraries worldwide
Long ago in Nowhere, Texas, Mama and Papa Upagainstit agree to take in the wild baby their five children find in a passing tumbleweed, despite the objections of the one who used to be "the littlest-of-all girl."
The book of ballads by Charles Vess( Book )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 375 libraries worldwide
A collection of traditional English, Irish, and Scottish songs and folktales, retold in graphic novel form by some of today's top fantasy writers, includes Neil Gaiman's "The False Knight on the Road," Sharyn McCrumb's "Thomas the Rhymer," and Jane Yolen's "King Henry" and "The Great Selchie of Sule Skerrie."
The sandman : dream country by Neil Gaiman( Book )
10 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 332 libraries worldwide
The third book of the Sandman collection is a series of four short stories. In each of these otherwise unrelated stories, Morpheus serves only as a minor character. Here we meet the mother of Morpheus's son, find out what cats dream about, and discover the true origin behind Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream
A circle of cats by Charles De Lint( Book )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and Korean and held by 314 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Lillian, an orphan who loves roaming the woods looking for fairies when her chores are done, is bitten by a deadly snake and saved through the magical forest creatures
The beastly bride : tales of the animal people ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 292 libraries worldwide
A collection of stories and poems relating to animal transfiguration legends from around the world, retold and reimagined by various authors. Includes brief biographies, authors' notes, and suggestions for further reading
The ladies of Grace Adieu : and other stories by Susanna Clarke( Book )
15 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 224 libraries worldwide
Presents an anthology of stories set in a mysterious, fantastical version of England populated by petulant princesses, vengeful owls, and endless paths in the dark woods, and features the Duke of Wellington and other colorful characters
Neil Gaiman and Charles Vess's Stardust : being a romance within the realms of Faerie by Neil Gaiman( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
A young man is compelled to retrieve a fallen star for the woman he loves and crosses through the wondrous gate in the stone wall leading to the world of faerie, where he encounters dangerous rivals for the star
The Sandman : overture, the deluxe edition by Neil Gaiman( Book )
18 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 168 libraries worldwide
NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author Neil Gaiman's transcendent series THE SANDMAN is often hailed as the definitive Vertigo title and one of the finest achievements in graphic storytelling. Gaiman created an unforgettable tale of the forces that existbeyond life and death by weaving ancient mythology, folklore and fairy tales with his own distinct narrative vision. In THE KINDLY ONES, distraught by the kidnapping and presumed death of her son, and believing Morpheus to be responsible, Lyta Hallcalls the ancient wrath of the Furies down upon him. A former superheroine blames Morpheus for the death of her child and summons an ancient curse of vengeance against the Lord of Dream. The 'kindly ones' enter his realm and force a sacrifice that will change the Dreaming forever. Collects issues #57-69 and 'The Castle' story from VERTIGO JAM
Drawing down the moon : the art of Charles Vess by Charles Vess( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Verdant fairy forests. Whispering mountains. The fallen towers of ancient kings. Spirit-filled lakes. The distant strains of elven bards. For over 30 years, the fantasy art of Charles Vess has been acclaimed worldwide; his rich palette, striking compositions, and lavish detail second to none in the field
 
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Alternative Names
Charles Vess Amerikaans kunstenaar
Charles Vess US-amerikanischer Illustrator und Schriftsteller
Vess, Charles, 1951-
Vess, Charles Dana
Vess Charles Dana 1951-....
Чарльз Весс
베스, 찰스
チャールズ・ヴェス
查爾斯·範斯
Languages
English (163)
Spanish (9)
French (6)
German (5)
Polish (3)
Hungarian (2)
Portuguese (2)
Italian (1)
Korean (1)
Dutch (1)
Czech (1)
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