WorldCat Identities

Mayer, Marianna

Overview
Works: 85 works in 207 publications in 4 languages and 25,019 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Legends  Folklore  Fairy tales  Biography  History  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Editor
Classifications: PZ8.M4514, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Marianna Mayer
A boy, a dog, and a frog by Mercer Mayer( Book )

17 editions published between 1971 and 2003 in English and Danish and held by 1,614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A quiet fishing party is interrupted when something unexpected bites on the line
One frog too many by Mercer Mayer( Book )

13 editions published between 1975 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy's pet frog thinks that the new little frog the boy gets for his birthday is one frog too many
Pegasus by Marianna Mayer( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells how Bellerophon, son of the king of Corinth, secures the help of the winged horse Pegasus in order to fight the monstrous Chimera
The twelve dancing princesses by Marianna Mayer( Book )

8 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 1,351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the king's twelve daughters, under an evil spell, wear holes in their dancing slippers every night and grow pale and mysterious, Peter the gardener's boy discovers their secret and breaks the spell
The unicorn and the lake by Marianna Mayer( Book )

7 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in English and held by 1,349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a serpent poisons the lake where all the animals drink, only the unicorn has the power to save them
Baba Yaga and Vasilisa the Brave by Marianna Mayer( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 1,331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the old Russian fairy tale in which beautiful Vasilisa uses the help of her doll to escape from the clutches of the witch Baba Yaga, who in turn sets in motion the events which lead to the once ill-treated girl's marrying the tzar
The real Santa Claus by Marianna Mayer( Book )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Read the classic poem "A Visit from St. Nicholas" and learn about St. Nicholas, the real "Santa Claus."
Aladdin and the enchanted lamp by Philip Pullman( Book )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the adventures of Aladdin who, with the help of a genie from a magic lamp, outwits an evil sorcerer and wins the hand of a beautiful princess
The unicorn alphabet by Marianna Mayer( Book )

9 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic medieval legend of the unicorn serves as a motif for the alphabet
Women warriors : myths and legends of heroic women by Marianna Mayer( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of twelve traditional tales about female military leaders, war goddesses, women warriors, and heroines from around the world, including such countries as Japan, Ireland, and Zimbabwe
Young Jesus of Nazareth by Marianna Mayer( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a picture of the early life of Jesus and the signs that revealed him as a very extraordinary child
The Brambleberrys animal book of big & small shapes by Marianna Mayer( Book )

10 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A picture book introduction to counting
Iron John by Marianna Mayer( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of Iron John, also known as the wild man of the forest, a young prince makes his way in the world and finds his true love
The twelve apostles : their lives and acts by Marianna Mayer( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles the individual apostles, including Judas and his replacement Matthias, describing their lives, deeds, symbols, and Biblical references
The ugly duckling by Marianna Mayer( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ugly duckling spends an unhappy year ostracized by the other animals before he grows into a beautiful swan
The little jewel box by Marianna Mayer( Book )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cursed with bad luck, a courageous young girl sets out in search of adventure, her only protection a little jewel box that she is to open only when in danger of death
Iduna and the magic apples by Marianna Mayer( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The evil giant Thiassi vows to capture Iduna and her magic apples which give the gods on Valhalla everlasting life
Young Mary of Nazareth by Marianna Mayer( Book )

2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the life of the Virgin Mary, from her own birth through her early years and education at the Temple to the birth of Jesus in Bethlehem
 
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Pegasus
Alternative Names
마이어, 마리안나

매이어, 마리아나

메이어, 마리아나

メイヤー, マリアンヌ

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One frog too manyPegasusThe twelve dancing princessesThe unicorn and the lakeBaba Yaga and Vasilisa the BraveThe real Santa ClausThe unicorn alphabetWomen warriors : myths and legends of heroic women