WorldCat Identities

De Angeli, Marguerite 1889-1987

Overview
Works: 122 works in 467 publications in 6 languages and 28,004 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Nursery rhymes  Short stories  Picture books  Biography  Folk literature  Folklore  Illustrated works 
Roles: Author, Compiler, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.D35, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Marguerite De Angeli
The door in the wall by Marguerite De Angeli( Book )

70 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 5,824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A crippled boy in fourteenth-century England proves his courage and earns recognition from the King. Ever since he can remember, Robin, son of Sir John de Bureford, has been told what is expected of him as the son of a nobleman. He must learn the ways of knighthood. But Robin's destiny is changed in one stroke: He falls ill and loses the use of his legs. Fearing a plague, his servants abandon him and Robin is left alone
Marguerite de Angeli's book of nursery and Mother Goose rhymes by Marguerite De Angeli( Book )

12 editions published between 1953 and 1982 in English and held by 1,842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes 376 rhymes
Thee, Hannah! by Marguerite De Angeli( Book )

18 editions published between 1940 and 2002 in English and held by 1,473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nine-year-old Hannah, a Quaker living in Philadelphia just before the Civil War, longs to have some fashionable dresses like other girls but comes to appreciate her heritage and its plain dressing when her family saves the life of a runaway slave
Yonie Wondernose by Marguerite De Angeli( Book )

15 editions published between 1944 and 2006 in English and held by 1,464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caldecott Honor
Bright April by Marguerite De Angeli( Book )

9 editions published between 1946 and 1990 in English and held by 1,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bright April is set in the Germantown section of Philadelphia. The story addresses the problem of racial prejudice and how children are able to gain understanding and tolerance through their own natural devices
Henner's Lydia by Marguerite De Angeli( Book )

24 editions published between 1913 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Amish girl living with her family on their farm in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, tries to finish her hooked rug so that she may take her first trip to market with Father
Copper-toed boots by Marguerite De Angeli( Book )

18 editions published between 1938 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the summer adventures of a young boy living in Michigan in the nineteenth century and how he came to acquire the two things he most wanted--a dog and a pair of copper-toed boots
Black fox of Lorne by Marguerite De Angeli( Book )

8 editions published between 1856 and 2016 in English and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story occurs in the tenth century, with two Viking twins shipwrecked on the Scottish coast. They seek to avenge the death of their father and encounter loyal clansmen at war, kindly shepherds, power-hungry lairds and staunch crofters
Told under the Christmas tree : an umbrella book by Association for Childhood Education International( Book )

1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of stories and poems based on Christmas and Hanukkah
The lion in the box by Marguerite De Angeli( Book )

6 editions published between 1975 and 1992 in English and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the events of a special Christmas for a poor family in New York City at the turn of the century
Skippack school : being the story of Eli Shrawder and of one Christopher Dock, schoolmaster, about the year 1750 by Marguerite De Angeli( Book )

13 editions published between 1939 and 2000 in English and held by 767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Mennonite boy, mischief-maker in the schoolroom, proves to his parents he is a responsible lad and earns a trip to the German town and a school prize from his teacher
The door in the wall by Marguerite De Angeli( Recording )

23 editions published between 1949 and 2008 in English and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A crippled boy in fourteenth-century England proves his courage and earns recognition from the King
Turkey for Christmas by Marguerite De Angeli( Book )

12 editions published between 1944 and 1972 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a family who make Christmas come true in a time of troubles, and of a little girl who learns that the shape and color of Christmas are made up of love given and received
Elin's Amerika by Marguerite De Angeli( Book )

12 editions published between 1913 and 2007 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elin and her family have come from Sweden to make a new home in Amerika. But the new land doesn't seem like home until Elin learns about it's different ways and people
The goose girl : a story from the Brothers Grimm by Eric A Kimmel( Book )

3 editions published between 1964 and 1988 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On her way to marry a distant Prince, a young Princess is forced to trade places with her evil waiting-maid and becomes a goose girl instead of a bride when she reaches her destination
They loved to laugh by Kathryn Worth( Book )

4 editions published between 1942 and 1996 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1831 in rural North Carolina, sixteen-year-old Martitia, newly orphaned and timid, comes to live with a large, boisterous Quaker familywhose five sons delight in teasing and laughter
Jared's island by Marguerite De Angeli( Book )

7 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"...story of Jared, English lad shipwrecked on the Jersey coast, in 1760, and of his life with young Quaker Abner and his wife. Small boy adventures, with Indians and treasure hunts..."--Kirkus Reviews
The Old Testament by Marguerite De Angeli( Book )

6 editions published between 1959 and 1966 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from the King James version arranged according to history. Grades 5 and up
Petite Suzanne by Marguerite De Angeli( Book )

11 editions published between 1937 and 1944 in English and Undetermined and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little French-Canadian girl who lives on the Gaspé coast meets a tourist lady who takes her to see the famous peninsula rocks, goes hunting for rabbits, and learns to weave in time for Christmas
Up the hill by Marguerite De Angeli( Book )

6 editions published between 1942 and 1970 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Polish American family lives in a Pennsylvania mining town and keeps the ways of the old country
 
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The door in the wall
Alternative Names
Angeli, Marguerite de

Angeli, Marguerite De 1889-

Angeli, Marguerite de 1889-1987

De Angeli, M. 1889-1987

De Angeli, Marguerite Lofft

De Angeli, Marguerite Lofft 1889-

de Angeli, Marguerite Lofft 1889-1987

DeAngeli, Marguerite 1889-1987

Marguerite De Angeli Amerikaans schrijfster (1889-1987)

Marguerite de Angeli auteure de littérature d'enfance américaine

Marguerite de Angeli escritora de literatura infantil estadounidense

Marguerite de Angeli Talasulat para kareng ának

Languages
English (284)

French (2)

Swedish (2)

Spanish (2)

Dutch (2)

Chinese (1)

Covers
Thee, Hannah!Yonie WondernoseHenner's LydiaCopper-toed bootsThe lion in the boxSkippack school : being the story of Eli Shrawder and of one Christopher Dock, schoolmaster, about the year 1750The door in the wallThey loved to laugh