WorldCat Identities

Ingpen, Robert 1936-

Overview
Works: 563 works in 1,488 publications in 12 languages and 41,490 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Action and adventure fiction  Biography  Adventure stories  Nature stories  Fairy tales  Fantasy fiction  Sea stories 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Translator, Other, Editor, Illuminator, Artist
Classifications: PR5486, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert Ingpen
Dickens : his work and his world by Michael Rosen( Book )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 2,503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life and work of the man who wrote A Christmas carol and Oliver Twist
Shakespeare : his work and his world by Michael Rosen( Book )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 1,838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The facts about Shakespeare's life - Stratford - London at this time - Shakespeare's plays - The new theatres
A celebration of customs & rituals of the world by Robert Ingpen( Book )

11 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 1,506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores initiation rites, wedding feasts, harvest celebrations, religious rituals, and many other customs used around the world to mark all kinds of special occasions."
The ugly duckling by H. C Andersen( Book )

19 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 1,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic tale of an ugly duckling rejected by its siblings and other farm animals and how it makes its way through life trying to find a place to belong and be accepted. Beautifully illustrated by renowned artist Robert Ingpen
Encyclopedia of things that never were : creatures, places, and people by Michael F Page( Book )

34 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains over 400 entries and 200 illustrations on such topics as gnomes, vampires, elves, wizards, dragons, Atlantis, harpies, Lilliput, etc
Lifetimes : a beautiful way to explain death to children by Bryan Mellonie( Book )

8 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in English and held by 955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Peace begins with you by Katherine Scholes( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains, in simple terms, the concept of peace, why conflicts occur, how they can be resolved in positive ways, and how to protect peace
The encyclopedia of mysterious places : the life and legends of ancient sites around the world by Robert Ingpen( Book )

23 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What drove the Aztecs and their Central American predecessors to perform human sacrifices? Why was Stonehenge built, how were the Neolithic people able to carry the stones hundreds of miles, and what is the significance of their alignments? Questions like these, which cannot be answered with real certainty, add to the air of mystery that surrounds the forty places vividly explored in The Encyclopedia of Mysterious Places. For anyone who has ever been captivated by the mysteries abounding in the lore and legends of the past, this is the perfect companion to bring these mysteries of the past vividly to life"--Publisher's description
Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

25 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tussen de spullen van een oude zeeman vindt Jim een schatkaart. Samen met een bijzondere scheepsbemanning gaat hij op zoek en beleeft een spannend avontuur. Rijk geïllustreerde uitgave
Peter Pan and Wendy by J. M Barrie( Book )

19 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in English and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Pan, the boy who wouldn't grow up, meets the Darling children, Wendy, John, and Michael, and entices them away from their London home to experience adventures in Neverland
The great deeds of superheroes by H. M Saxby( Book )

11 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of tales relating the deeds of heroic figures through the ages such as King Arthur, Roland, Cuchulain, Samson, and Jason
Scientists who changed the world by Philip Wilkinson( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents 20 major moments that helped shape the course of our lives with accounts of the most imporatant scientific discoveries. Includes the following scientist Gutenberg, Galileo, Newton, James Watt, Louis Daguerre, Darwin Kaifung, Donkin & Hall, Lister, John Logie, Baird, Alex. G. Bell, M. Curie, Wright Bros., Henry Ford, Einstein, Alan Turing, Crick & Watson, Wilkins & Franklin, . Aldrin, Armstrong & Collins
The wind in the willows by Kenneth Grahame( Book )

22 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The escapades of four animal friends who live along a river in the English countryside--Toad, Mole, Rat, and Badger
Encyclopedia of ideas that changed the world : the greatest discoveries and inventions of human history by Robert Ingpen( Book )

12 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story behind many of the most important inventions
Folk tales & fables of the Middle East and Africa by Robert Ingpen( Book )

7 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of traditional tales from the Middle East and Africa, ranging from Biblical stories to Zulu legends
Folk tales & fables of the Americas & the Pacific by Robert Ingpen( Book )

8 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents eighteen stories from North and South America and from the islands of the Pacific, including "Nanook, the White Bear," "The Legend of Johnny Appleseed," "How the Moon Was Made," and "The Great Shark God."
The industrial revolution by Robert Ingpen( Book )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From the most basic tools, like leavers and pulleys, to the modern nuclear power station, this book charts the extraordinary progress of humanity."
Who is the world for? by Tom Pow( Book )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When asked by their young, various animal parents describe the world from their own perspective--as does a father to his young son
Folk tales & fables of Asia & Australia by Robert Ingpen( Book )

6 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents seventeen stories from the peoples of Asia as well as from the Australian aborigines and the Maori, including "Baba Yaga and the Stepdaughter," "The Bridge of Magpies, " "Rainbow Serpent, " and "Maui, the Fisherman."
Mother Teresa by Anne Marie Sullivan( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Agnes Bojaxhiu, later known as Mother Teresa, who became a nun, a missionary to the poorest of the poor in India, founder of the Missionaries of Charity, and winner of the Nobel Peace Prize
 
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Alternative Names
Ingpen, Robert.

Ingpen, Robert 1936-

Ingpen, Robert R.

Ingpen Robert R. 1936-....

Ingpen, Robert Roger 1936-

Ingpens, Roberts 1936-

Ingupen, Robāto 1936-

Robert Ingpen Australian artist and children's illustrator

Robert Ingpen schrijver uit Australië

Robert Roger Ingpen

Ying-pʻan, Lo-po 1936-

Ингпен, Роберт 1936-

رابرت انقنین

잉펜, 로버트 1936-

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Shakespeare : his work and his worldA celebration of customs & rituals of the worldThe ugly ducklingEncyclopedia of things that never were : creatures, places, and peopleLifetimes : a beautiful way to explain death to childrenPeace begins with youThe encyclopedia of mysterious places : the life and legends of ancient sites around the worldTreasure Island