WorldCat Identities

Lawson, Robert 1892-1957

Overview
Works: 228 works in 1,269 publications in 23 languages and 53,661 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Biography  Humorous fiction  War fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Biographies  Poetry  Children's audiobooks 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Editor, Other
Classifications: PZ7.L4384, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert Lawson
The story of Ferdinand by Munro Leaf( Book )

181 editions published between 1936 and 2017 in 15 languages and held by 7,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ferdinand likes to sit quietly and smell the flowers, but one day he gets stung by a bee and his snorting and stomping convince everyone that he is the fiercest of bulls
Mr. Popper's penguins by Richard Atwater( Book )

115 editions published between 1938 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 6,063 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unexpected delivery of a large crate containing an Antarctic penguin changes the life and fortunes of Mr. Popper, a house painter obsessed by dreams of the Polar regions
Rabbit hill by Robert Lawson( Book )

117 editions published between 1944 and 2015 in 12 languages and held by 5,488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New folks are coming to live in the Big House. The animals of Rabbit Hill wonder if they will plant a garden and thus be good providers
Ben and me : a new and astonishing life of Benjamin Franklin as written by his good mouse, Amos by Robert Lawson( Book )

56 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in English and held by 3,831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benjamin Franklin's companion, Amos the mouse, recounts how he was responsible for Franklin's inventions and discoveries
They were strong and good by Robert Lawson( Book )

26 editions published between 1940 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 3,520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrated t.-p. and lining papers. "This is the story of my mother and my father and of their fathers and mothers."--Foreword. "First published September 1940." Relates the story of the author's grandparents and parents, who, though not famous, helped build the United States
Mr. Revere and I : being an account of certain episodes in the career of Paul Revere, Esq., as recently revealed by his horse, Scheherazade, late pride of His Royal Majesty's 14th Regiment of Foot by Robert Lawson( Book )

27 editions published between 1952 and 2016 in English and held by 2,223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of the Revere family and the doings of the Sons of Liberty as told from the point of view of Paul Revere's horse
The tough winter by Robert Lawson( Book )

24 editions published between 1954 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hard winter that Analdas, the old Rabbit, prophesies comes to pass in more ways than one for the dwellers of Rabbit Hill when the "Folk" go away and leave a neglectful caretaker with a mean dog in charge
The great wheel by Robert Lawson( Book )

17 editions published between 1957 and 2004 in English and held by 1,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighteen-year-old Conn leaves Ireland and sails to America, Where he helps build the first Ferris wheel for the World's Columbian Exposition of 1893
Watchwords of liberty : a pageant of American quotations by Robert Lawson( Book )

18 editions published between 1943 and 1986 in English and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Here are the words of great Americans in war and peace-more than fifty of the famous quotations which highlight memorable moments in our American history from the days of the Pilgrims." Publisher's note
Mr. Revere and I by Robert Lawson( )

18 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the life of the Revere family and the activities of the Sons of Liberty as told from the point of view of Paul Revere's horse
The story of Ferdinand by Munro Leaf( Recording )

31 editions published between 1962 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the bull who would rather smell flowers than fight
Captain Kidd's cat : being the true and dolorous chronicle of Wm Kidd, gent. & merchant of New York, late captain of the Adventure Galley ; of the vicissitudes attending his unfortunate cruise in eastern waters, of his incarceration in Newgate Prison, of his unjust trial and execution, as narrated by his faithful cat, McDermot, who ought to know by Robert Lawson( Book )

13 editions published between 1956 and 1984 in English and held by 671 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

McDermot the cat sails aboard the Adventure with the infamous pirate and his crew, presenting an inside view of life on the high seas along with surprising revelations about his notorious master
Rabbit Hill by Robert Lawson( Recording )

18 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in English and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Delightful tale of what happens when the animals of Rabbit Hill learn that new folks are moving into the big, empty house
Four & twenty blackbirds : nursery rhymes of yesterday recalled for children of to-day by Helen Dean Fish( Book )

10 editions published between 1937 and 1965 in English and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grades 1-4
Gaily we parade : a collection of poems about people, here, there & everywhere by John Edmund Brewton( Book )

13 editions published between 1940 and 1970 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems about neighbors, relatives, sailors, fairies, royalty, and funny folk
Robbut, a tale of tails by Robert Lawson( Book )

16 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dissatisfied with his own tail, a young rabbit tries out that of a cat, garter snake, and a fox
Æsop's fables by Aesop( Book )

10 editions published between 1941 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of more than 100 fables rewritten in their newest form, yet the age-old wisdom and the substance are still the same
At that time : with decorations by the author by Robert Lawson( Book )

3 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lawson's memories of himself as a boy growing up at the turn of the century
Robert Lawson, illustrator : a selection of his characteristic illustrations by Robert Lawson( Book )

4 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of selected illustrations by Robert Lawson
Adam of the road by Elizabeth Gray Vining( Book )

1 edition published in 1942 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The adventures of eleven-year-old Adam as he travels the open roads of thirteenth-century England searching for his missing father, a minstrel, and his stolen red spaniel, Nick. 1943 Newbery Award winner. Grades 5-8
 
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Mr. Popper's penguins
Alternative Names
Lawson, R.

Lawson, Robert 1892-1957

Robert Lawson

Robert Lawson Amerikaans schrijver (1892-1957)

Robert Lawson amerikansk författare

Robert Lawson amerikansk skribent

Robert Lawson amerykański pisarz i rysownik

Robert Lawson auteur et illustrateur de livres pour enfants

Robert Lawson US-amerikanischer Illustrator und Kinderbuchautor

Rōson, Robāto 1892-1957

Роберт Лосон

לאוסון, רוברט

לאוסון, רוברט 1957־1892

לוסון, רוברט 1892-1957

رابرت لاسون نویسنده آمریکایی

لوسون، روبرت

로손, 로버트 1892-1957

로슨, 로버트 1892-1957

ローソン, ロバート

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Mr. Popper's penguinsRabbit hillBen and me : a new and astonishing life of Benjamin Franklin as written by his good mouse, AmosThey were strong and goodMr. Revere and I : being an account of certain episodes in the career of Paul Revere, Esq., as recently revealed by his horse, Scheherazade, late pride of His Royal Majesty's 14th Regiment of FootThe great wheelMr. Revere and IThe story of FerdinandRabbit Hill