WorldCat Identities

Beskow, Elsa Maartman 1874-1953

Overview
Works: 584 works in 2,481 publications in 6 languages and 9,841 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Christmas stories  Fairy tales  Picture books  Exhibition catalogs  Folklore 
Roles: Illustrator, Contributor, Lyricist, Editor, 9pu, Creator, Other, Artist
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 )
44 editions published between 1900 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,528 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 a 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 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts in verse the adventures of a family of small forest people throughout the four seasons
Peter in blueberry land by Elsa Maartman Beskow ( Book )
17 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peter gets involved in a magical adventure that happens while he is out looking for blueberries
Ollie's ski trip by Elsa Maartman Beskow ( Book )
16 editions published between 1928 and 2008 in English and held by 321 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
The sun egg by Elsa Maartman Beskow ( Book )
17 editions published between 1933 and 2007 in English and held by 283 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 )
13 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Verses and pictures take the young reader through the months of the year
Aunt Green, Aunt Brown and Aunt Lavender by Elsa Maartman Beskow ( Book )
18 editions published between 1928 and 2006 in English and Korean and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A story about how two children meet the three sisters known as Aunt Green, Aunt Brown and Aunt Lavender
Woody, Hazel and Little Pip by Elsa Maartman Beskow ( Book )
10 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 189 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 )
10 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 177 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 171 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 )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 163 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 153 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 150 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 )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts the adventures of Lisa when she attends the flowers Midsummer festival
Peter and Lotta's Christmas by Elsa Maartman Beskow ( Book )
6 editions published between 1980 and 2002 in English and held by 118 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
The Land of Long Ago by Elsa Maartman Beskow ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 109 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
Christopher's harvest time by Elsa Maartman Beskow ( Book )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Christopher meets the little spirit of September in the garden, and is introduced to all the harvest folk
Hänschen im Blaubeerenwald : ein neues Bilderbuch mit 16 Bildern by Elsa Maartman Beskow ( Book )
56 editions published between 1903 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 107 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]
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 102 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
De kabouterkinderen : een prentenboek van Elsa Beskow by Elsa Maartman Beskow ( Book )
3 editions published between 1981 and 1994 in Dutch and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De kabouterkinderen, die met hun vader en moeder diep in het bos wonen, maken veel plezier met allerlei dieren uit het bos. Oblong prentenboek met nostalgische, sfeervolle kleurenillustraties en tekst op rijm. 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 1874-1953
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 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 (194)
German (48)
Swedish (18)
Dutch (13)
Korean (1)
Norwegian (1)
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