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Gervis, Ruth

Overview
Works: 21 works in 33 publications in 3 languages and 232 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fairy tales  Domestic fiction  Biography 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.S914, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Ruth Gervis
Publications by Ruth Gervis
Most widely held works by Ruth Gervis
The family collection by Enid Blyton( Book )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Elizabeth Fry by Kitty Barne( Book )
2 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
A biography of the famous Quaker woman who started the prison reform movement
Ballet shoes by Noel Streatfeild( Book )
3 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Pauline, Petrova and Posy are found as orphaned babies in different parts of the world by eccentric fossil collector and explorer Great-Uncle Matthew - 'Gum'. He adopts them, takes them to his London home and leaves them in the care of his niece Sylvia and the family Nurse. Then off he goes. At first they lead privileged and sheltered lives, but when Gum fails to return after five years, the money begins to run out and then everyone has to do something to make some more. How the three girls help is a heart-warming tale that has made this book a bestseller since it first publication
The Saucy Jane family by Enid Blyton( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
A story of three children on the stage by Noel Streatfeild( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
The youngest omnibus by Rosalind Vallance( Book )
3 editions published between 1934 and 1946 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
No ponies by Mary Treadgold( Book )
1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Shortly after World War II, three London children visiting the south of France are mixed up in a mystery that involves missing ponies and hiding Nazis
Musical honors by Kitty Barne( Book )
2 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
The Redland family is very musical so their father causes much consternation when, on his return from the war, he announces that he is going into business because there is no money to be made in music and that his children should follow suit
Pinocchio : the story of a puppet by Carlo Collodi( Book )
2 editions published between 1939 and 1947 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
The adventures of a talking wooden puppet who becomes a real boy
Visitors from London by Kitty Barne( Book )
2 editions published between 1941 and 1954 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The tale of a group of London children being evacuated to a farm in Sussex during World War II
Family footlights by Kitty Barne( Book )
2 editions published between 1939 and 1948 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Gerda, David, Sally en Jimmy Farrar gaan met de nog onbekende tante Myra op vakantie. Ze verblijven in een huis dat tante Myra gehuurd heeft in een klein dorp. Tante Myra blijkt een jonge, enthousiaste vrouw, die hen in alles aanmoedigt. Zo vat ze ook het plan op, om het muzikale neefje van mevrouw Epping (de huishoudster) een viool te geven. Om daarvoor geld te verdienen wil ze een toneelstuk laten opvoeren. Naast de kinderen Farrar spelen ook kinderen uit het dorp mee. Met de nodige ups en downs lukt het hun om voor een totaal uitverkochte zaal het stuk op te voeren. Axel krijgt zijn viool en een rijke heer uit de zaal zal zijn vioolopleiding bekostigen
To-morrow by Kitty Barne( Book )
1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
The amber gate by Kitty Barne( Book )
2 editions published between 1925 and 1933 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Eve and Gaffer go on a imaginary voyage where they meet up with several famous people including Giotto, Joan of Arc, Handel and George Washington
Marriotts go north by Lorna Lewis( Book )
1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Young adventurers by Kitty Barne( Book )
1 edition published in 1936 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The caravan family by Enid Blyton( Book )
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The seaside family by Enid Blyton( Book )
2 editions published between 1952 and 1966 in Spanish and English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Timmy and Roger by Rosalind Vallance( Book )
1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Balettskorna : berättelsen om flickorna Fossil by Noel Streatfeild( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in Swedish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
La familia del carromato by Enid Blyton( Book )
1 edition published in 1966 in Spanish and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Languages
English (29)
Spanish (2)
Swedish (1)
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