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by Barbara Leonie Picard

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ISBN:
0192741195
Author:
Barbara Leonie Picard
Category:
Social Sciences
Language:
English
Publisher:
Oxford University Press; First Edition edition (May 11, 1972)
Pages:
176 pages
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1348 kb
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1231 kb
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Barbara Leonie Picard (17 December 1917 – 15 December 2011) was a British writer of children's books, known best for historical fiction and for retellings of ancient myths and medieval legends.

Barbara Leonie Picard (17 December 1917 – 15 December 2011) was a British writer of children's books, known best for historical fiction and for retellings of ancient myths and medieval legends. She also wrote original fairy tales. Three of her books were commended runners up for the annual British Carnegie Medal, one collection of her fairy tales and two historical novels.

Tales of Ancient Persia book. Barbara Leonie Picard's first book was published in 1949, and was followed by over twenty more, all of which received praise for the mature and thought-provoking fare they offered young readers. She is well-known for her re-tellings of Homer, Gilgamesh, and ancient myths for young readers. Books by Barbara Leonie Picard. Mor. rivia About Tales of Ancient.

by Barbara Leonie Picard. Here are stirring tales of pre-Islamic kings and heroes, and of the conflict between Ormuzd, god of goodness and light, and Ahrim-an, god of darkness and evil.

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Tales of Ancient Persia Hardcover – May 11, 1972. by. Barbara Leonie Picard (Author). Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Are you an author? Learn about Author Central. The stories are fantastical, epic, and meaningful. However it was translated, this version is easy to read but not simplistic.

Barbara Leonie Picard (Author), Victor G. Ambrus (Illustrator).

Author:Picard, Barbara Leonie. Selected Fairy Tales (Oxford Myths and Legends). Distinguished author Barbara Leonie Picard says that during World War II she sought to "forget the sad war days by writing fairy tales: simply because I had always liked fairy tales

Author:Picard, Barbara Leonie. Publisher:Oxford University Press. World of Books USA was founded in 2005. We want your experience with World of Books to be enjoyable and problem free. Distinguished author Barbara Leonie Picard says that during World War II she sought to "forget the sad war days by writing fairy tales: simply because I had always liked fairy tales.

Barbara Leonie Picard. Books from the extended shelves: Picard, Barbara Leonie: German hero-sagas and folk-tales, (New York : Henry Z. Walck, 1958) (page images at HathiTrust).