Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Classic Children's Fantasy

Classic Children's Fantasy
 
Most Well Known and Beloved
 
George MacDonald (10 December 1824 – 18 September 1905
Phantastes (1858)
Adela Cathcart
(1864)
The Portent
(1864) Variant Title: Lady of the Mansion (1979)

At the Back of the North Wind (1870)
The Princess and the Goblin (1871)
Sir Gibbie
(1879)
The Gifts of the Child Christ and Other Tales (1882)

The Princess and Curdie (1882)
The Flight of the Shadow (1891)
Lilith (1895)
 
The Complete Fairy Tales (1999)
 
Charles Kingsley  (12 June 1819 – 23 January 1875
The Water-Babies  (1863)

 
Lewis Carroll 27 January 1832 – 14 January 1898),

Alice
1. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (1865)
2. Through the Looking Glass and What Alice Found There (1871)
 
The Wasp in a Wig (1877)
This is a supressed episode of Through The Looking Glass and What Alice Found There.
 

Carlo Collodi (November 24, 1826 – October 26, 1890),
The Adventures of Pinocchio: The Story of a Puppet (1883)
 
Kenneth Grahame (1859 - 1932)
Dream Days (1898) Including The Reluctant Dragon

The Wind in the Willows (1908)
 
James Matthew Barrie (9 May 1860 – 19 June 1937
The Little White Bird; or, Adventures in Kensington Gardens (1902)
Peter Pan (1904)
Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens (1906)
When Wendy Grew Up - An Afterthought (1908)
Peter and Wendy (novel) (1911)
 
Rudyard Kipling 30 December 1865 – 18 January 1936
The Jungle Book (1894)
The Second Jungle Book (1895)

Captains Courageous' (1896)
Kim (1901)
Just So Stories for Little Children (1902)
Puck of Pook's Hill (1906)
Rewards and Fairies (1910)

Johnny Gruelle (December 24, 1880 – January 9, 1938)
As author and illustrator
My Very Own Fairy Stories (1917)
Raggedy Ann Stories (1918)
Friendly Fairies (1919)
Raggedy Andy Stories (1920)
Orphant Annie (1921)
The Magical Land of Noom (1922)

As illustrator
Grimm's Fairy Tales (1914
Nobody's Boy (1916)
All About the Little Small Red Hen (1917)

Margery Williams Bianco (22 July 1881 - 4 September 1944
The Velveteen Rabbit (1922)

Hugh Lofting (1886 - 1947)
1. The Story of Doctor Dolittle (1920)
2. The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle (1922)
 

Classic Authors Other Works
 
Other Lewis Carrol Tales
Bruno's Revenge (1867)
The Hunting of the Snark (1876)
A Tangled Tale (1885)
 
Phantasmagoria: And Other Poems (poems) (1869) also know as Rhyme? And Reason?
 
Sylvie and Bruno
1. Sylvie and Bruno (1889)
2. Sylvie and Bruno Concluded (1893)
 
Three Sunsets: And Other Poems (poems) (1898)
The Mathematical Recreations of Lewis Carroll: Pillow Problems and a Tangled Tale (Dover Recreational Math)  (June 1, 1958)

Other Kenneth Grahame
Pagan Papers (1893) (Not sure what this is)
The Golden Age (1895)
The Headswoman (1898) (Not sure what this is)
 
KG Not in PD
Fun O'The Fair (1929)
The Reluctant Dragon (1938)
Bertie's Escapade (1949)

Other Kipling Books The Phantom 'Rickshaw and other Eerie Tales (1888)
This collection contained the short story The Man Who Would Be King
Wee Willie Winkie and Other Child Stories (1888)
This collection contained the short story Baa Baa, Black SheepThe Light that Failed (1891)



A A Milne (1882 - 1956) (author of Winnie the Pooh)
Once on a Time (1917)
 

Lesser Known Classic Authors
 
James, M. R. (Montague Rhodes) 1862-1936
•Vice Versa; or, A Lesson to Fathers (1882)
•The Giant's Robe (1884)
•The Tinted Venus, A Farcical Romance (1885)
•A Fallen Idol (1886)
•Tourmalin's Time Cheques (1891)
•The Brass Bottle (1900)
•Only Toys! (1903) 
•Salted Almonds (1906)
•In Brief Authority (1915)

Collections
•Black Poodle, and Other Tales (1884)
•The Talking Horse (1891)
•Puppets at Large: Scenes and Subjects from Mr. Punch's Show (1897)

Laurence Housman (1865 - 1959)
A Farm in Fairyland (1894),
The House of Joy (1895),
The Field of Clover (1898),
and The Blue Moon (1904).
Moonlight and Fairyland (1978)
Ruth Plumly Thompson
The Curious Cruise of Captain Santa After 1922 but still want to read if I could find it……….

COMICS
Little Nemo and Dreams of a Rarebit Fiend
Winsor McCay
The Kin-der-Kids The Comic Strip Art of by Lyonel Feininger

 
  

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