WorldCat Identities

Beskow, Elsa Maartman 1874-1953

Overview
Works: 591 works in 2,418 publications in 9 languages and 9,795 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Christmas stories  Fairy tales  Picture books  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Illustrator, Contributor, Lyricist, Editor, 9pu, Creator, Artist, Other
Classifications: PZ7.B465, 839.7372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Elsa Maartman Beskow
Pelle's new suit by Elsa Maartman Beskow ( Book )
77 editions published between 1900 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pelle's sheep gives him wool for a new suit, grandmother spins it into yarn, grandfather dyes it, mother weaves it, and the tailor cuts and sews the suit while Pelle does errands for each
Children of the forest by Elsa Maartman Beskow ( Book )
22 editions published between 1969 and 2007 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts in verse the adventures of a family of small forest people throughout the four seasons
Ollie's ski trip by Elsa Maartman Beskow ( Book )
33 editions published between 1907 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Summary: Six-year-old Ollie who is given his first pair of real skis adventures off by himself when a thick snow falls
Peter in blueberry land by Elsa Maartman Beskow ( Book )
17 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peter gets involved in a magical adventure that happens while he is out looking for blueberries
The sun egg by Elsa Maartman Beskow ( Book )
16 editions published between 1933 and 2007 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A large, orange egg has fallen into the wood. "It's an egg!" decides the elf. Soon, she and her friends find out what it really is; but not before the sun egg is lost and the elf begins one of the best adventures she's ever had.--front back cover
Around the year by Elsa Maartman Beskow ( Book )
11 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Verses and pictures take the young reader through the months of the year
Woody, Hazel and Little Pip by Elsa Maartman Beskow ( Book )
35 editions published between 1939 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This delightful autumn story is about two acorn children who get blown away in the wind
The tale of the little, little, old woman by Elsa Maartman Beskow ( Book )
15 editions published between 1975 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a little, little old woman, a bowl of milk, and her cat
Peter's adventures in blueberry land by Sheila LaFarge ( Book )
2 editions published between 1963 and 1975 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While searching for berries in the woods, Peter meets the king of blueberry land who makes him tiny and takes him off to play with the blueberry boys and lingonberry girls
Princess Sylvie by Elsa Maartman Beskow ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Princess Sylvie and her father, the king, go for a walk in the woods one day. Who will they meet there? Then Sylvie's dog Oskar runs off after a long-eared hare, and Sylvie's adventure begins
The children of Hat Cottage by Elsa Maartman Beskow ( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When their mother goes to the mainland for the day, the children of Hat Cottage try to be helpful by sweeping their chimney, but their efforts are less than successful
Peter's old house by Elsa Maartman Beskow ( Book )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peter always helps his neighbors with the skills he learned as a sailor, so when the constable threatens to demolish the tumbledown house Peter cannot afford to repair his neighbors return the kindness
The flowers' festival by Elsa Maartman Beskow ( Book )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts the adventures of Lisa when she attends the flowers Midsummer festival
Peter and Lotta's adventure by Elsa Maartman Beskow ( Book )
40 editions published between 1929 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Billedbog i farver med megen tekst om Petter og Lotta, der farer vild i skoven
Aunt Green, Aunt Brown and Aunt Lavender by Elsa Maartman Beskow ( Book )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A story about how two children meet the three sisters known as Aunt Green, Aunt Brown and Aunt Lavender
Peter and Lotta's Christmas by Elsa Maartman Beskow ( Book )
5 editions published between 1980 and 2002 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peter and Lotta celebrate Christmas in Sweden with their aunts and uncle, and they help them bake treats and decorate the house for the holiday, but an unexpected guest arrives and scares the children
Hänschen im Blaubeerenwald : ein neues Bilderbuch mit 16 Bildern by Elsa Maartman Beskow ( Book )
53 editions published between 1903 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Little Hans goes into Blueberry Forest to pick blueberries. There he meets the King of the Blueberries, who takes Hans into his kingdom where there much to see and learn about. This phantasy-filled story is the best-known work of the Swedish picture-book author, Elsa Beskow (1874-1953). [from Cover 4]
Christopher's harvest time by Elsa Maartman Beskow ( Book )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Christopher meets the little spirit of September in the garden, and is introduced to all the harvest folk
The Land of Long Ago by Elsa Maartman Beskow ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mischievous gnome turns the old tree trunk outside Kai and Kelly's cottage into a dragon which carries the children off to the Land of Long Ago where they meet a princess, rescue a knight, and trick the king of the trolls, but when they return to the old tree trunk they find it has rotted in the sun and they despair of ever getting home
Okke, Nootje en Doppejan : een prentenboek van Elsa Beskow by Elsa Maartman Beskow ( Book )
13 editions published between 1947 and 2005 in Dutch and Undetermined and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Prentvertelling met fantasierijke, kleurige platen over drie kinderen die ver van huis avonturen beleven in een winderig herfstbos met eekhoorns en kabouters. Vanaf ca. 4 jaar
 
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Alternative Names
Beisikou, Aisha.
Beisikou, Aisha, 1874-1953
Besḳau, Elzah, 1874-1953
Beskov, Ėlʹza, 1874-1953
Beskov, Elzah.
Besḳoṿ, Elzah, 1874-1953
Beskow, Elsa
Beskow, Elsa Maartman.
Beskow, Elsa Maartman, 1874-1953
Beskow, Else 1874-1953
Besukofu, Erusa.
Besukofu, Erusa, 1874-1953
Biskūf, Ilzā, 1874-1953
Elsa Beskow
Maartman Beskow, Elsa, 1874-1953
Maartman, Elsa.
Maartman, Elsa, 1874-1953
Maartman, Elsa 1874-1953 Frueherer Name
Maartman, Elsa Beskow 1874-1953
Pesŭk'obŭ, Elsa, 1874-1953
Бесков, Эльза, 1874-1953
בסקאו, אלזה, 1874-1953
إلزا بسكوف، 1874-1953
ベスコフ, エルザ
Languages
English (181)
Swedish (110)
German (45)
Dutch (13)
Danish (9)
Norwegian (4)
French (3)
Kaltdlisut (1)
Finnish (1)
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