Most widely held works about Antonio Frasconi
Most widely held works by Antonio Frasconi
Yentl the Yeshiva boy by Isaac Bashevis Singer ( Book )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 859 libraries worldwide
Originally published as part of Short Friday. At the death of her father, Yentl cuts her hair, dresses as a young man, and sets out to study at a yeshiva.
The house that Jack built : La maison que Jacques a bâtie ( Book )
3 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 831 libraries worldwide
A cumulative rhyme in French and English relating the chain of events that started when Jack built a house.
At Christmastime by Valerie Worth ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 746 libraries worldwide
A collection of poems that celebrate the whole Christmas season, from the first excitement of early December through New Year's Day and the aftermath of the holiday.
See and say = Guarda e parla = Regarda et parle = Mira y habla by Antonio Frasconi ( Book )
1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 688 libraries worldwide
"Beside each object pictured in this book you will find the word for it in English, Italian, French, and Spanish, together with a guide to the pronunciation ... There is also a page of everyday expressions all children use."
Elijah the Slave by Isaac Bashevis Singer ( Book )
2 editions published between 1970 and 1988 in English and held by 667 libraries worldwide
A Hebrew legend in which a messenger from God sells himself into slavery in order to help a poor scribe.
The snow and the sun : a South American folk rhyme in two languages = La nieve y el sol by Antonio Frasconi ( Book )
2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 617 libraries worldwide
This traditional Latin American children's rhyme in English and Spanish is "a lesson in life that everthing in nature is closely related ... ; that each action produces a reaction."
Overhead the sun : lines from Walt Whitman by Walt Whitman ( Book )
2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 531 libraries worldwide
Excerpts from the longer works of Walt Whitman, a nineteenth-century poet whose words celebrated man and nature.
The elephant and his secret : based on a fable by Gabriela Mistral by Doris Dana ( Book )
2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 514 libraries worldwide
The elephant carries the mountain's secret with him as he sets off to see the world, a knowledge that helps him save all the animals.
If the owl calls again : a collection of owl poems ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 499 libraries worldwide
A collection of poems about owls by many different authors.
One little room, an everywhere : poems of love ( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 492 libraries worldwide
An anthology of poems, from many different countries and periods of time, reflecting various aspects of love.
Beginnings : creation myths of the world ( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 469 libraries worldwide
Stories and poems from many countries explaining the Creation and the different ways people have tried to interpret their world and experiences from the beginning of time.
See again, say again : a picture book in four languages by Antonio Frasconi ( Book )
3 editions published between 1955 and 1964 in English and held by 460 libraries worldwide
A picture book in four languages.
Platero y yo = Platero and I by Myra Cohn Livingston ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 455 libraries worldwide
Presents a picture of life in the town of Moguer, in Andalusia, Spain, as seen through the eyes of a wandering poet and his faithful donkey.
Bestiary = Bestiario : a poem by Pablo Neruda ( Book )
3 editions published between 1965 and 1974 in English and held by 443 libraries worldwide
The zoo at night by Martha Robinson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 425 libraries worldwide
Describes what happens at the zoo when night falls and all the people leave.
Crickets and frogs / Grillos y ranas / una fábula de Gabriela Mistral ; traducción y adaptación de Doris Dana ; ilustraciones de Antonio Frasconi by Gabriela Mistral ( Book )
2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 410 libraries worldwide
The crickets and the frogs have a musical battle to see which can sing the loudest.
Antonio Frasconi at the Library of Congress : a lecture presented on May 18, 1989, for International Children's Book Day by Antonio Frasconi ( Book )
9 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 394 libraries worldwide
Monkey puzzle and other poems by Myra Cohn Livingston ( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 390 libraries worldwide
A collection of poems about trees found in various parts of the United States, from the white birches of New England to the Sierra redwoods that grow along the Pacific coast.
On the slain collegians : selections from the poems of Herman Melville by Herman Melville ( Book )
4 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 376 libraries worldwide
Frasconi: against the grain; the woodcuts of Antonio Frasconi by Antonio Frasconi ( Book )
8 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 361 libraries worldwide
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Antonio Frasconi lived1919
Frascanio, Antonio 1919
Frasconi, Antonio R.
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