Most widely held works about Lisbeth Zwerger
Most widely held works by Lisbeth Zwerger
The gift of the Magi by O Henry ( Book )
27 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in 7 languages and held by 1,384 libraries worldwide
A husband and wife sacrifice treasured possessions in order to buy each other Christmas presents.
Little Red Cap ( Book )
8 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,224 libraries worldwide
A little girl meets a hungry wolf in the forest while on her way to visit her sick grandmother.
Thumbeline by H. C Andersen ( Book )
24 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,156 libraries worldwide
The adventures of a tiny girl no bigger than a thumb and her many animal friends.
The selfish giant by Oscar Wilde ( Book )
18 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 1,136 libraries worldwide
A once selfish giant welcomes the children to his previously forbidden garden and is eventually rewarded by an unusual tiny child.
Noah's ark by Heinz Janisch ( Book )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,092 libraries worldwide
Retells the story of the great flood with which God destroyed all the world, except Noah, his family, and the animals he carried on the Ark.
The nightingale by H. C Andersen ( Book )
25 editions published between 1965 and 1999 in 5 languages and held by 995 libraries worldwide
Though the emperor banishes the nightingale in preference for a jeweled mechanical imitation, the little bird remains faithful and returns years later when the emperor is near death and no one else can help him.
The Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum ( Book )
14 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 976 libraries worldwide
After being transported by a cyclone to the land of Oz, Dorothy and her dog are befriended by a scarecrow, a tin man, and a cowardly lion, who accompany her to the Emerald City to look for a wizard who can help Dorothy return home to Kansas.
Hansel and Gretel ( Book )
10 editions published between 1979 and 1994 in English and Chinese and held by 967 libraries worldwide
When they are left in the woods by their parents, two children find their way home despite an encounter with a wicked witch.
Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll ( Book )
14 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 958 libraries worldwide
A little girl falls down a rabbit hole and discovers a world of nonsensical and amusing characters.
The swineherd by H. C Andersen ( Book )
12 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 862 libraries worldwide
A prince disguises himself as a swineherd and learns the true character of the princess he desires.
Aesop's fables by Aesopus ( Book )
15 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in 8 languages and held by 843 libraries worldwide
An illustrated collection of twelve traditional fables.
Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tales by H. C Andersen ( Book )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 828 libraries worldwide
Eight tales chosen by the illustrator, winner of the 1990 Hans Christian Andersen Medal for lifetime achievement in the field of illustration for children.
A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens ( Book )
22 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in 6 languages and held by 770 libraries worldwide
A miser learns the true meaning of Christmas when three ghostly visitors review his past and foretell his future.
The little mermaid by H. C Andersen ( Book )
9 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 718 libraries worldwide
A little sea princess, longing to be human, trades her mermaid's tail for legs, hoping to win the love of a prince and earn an immortal soul for herself.
The Canterville ghost by Oscar Wilde ( Book )
12 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 692 libraries worldwide
A celebrated and feared English ghost is outraged when the new American owners of his haunting place refuse to take him seriously and actually fight back against him.
The deliverers of their country by E Nesbit ( Book )
7 editions published between 1985 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 680 libraries worldwide
Effie and her brother Harry find a way to save Britain from a plague of dragons.
The seven ravens ( Book )
5 editions published between 1981 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 650 libraries worldwide
A little girl walks to the end of the world to find her seven brothers and free them from enchantment.
How the camel got his hump by Rudyard Kipling ( Book )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 641 libraries worldwide
Relates how the camel received his permanent hump from the Djinn of All Deserts.
Swan lake by Lisbeth Zwerger ( Book )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 585 libraries worldwide
A prince's love for a swan queen overcomes an evil sorcerer's spell in this fairy tale adaptation of the classic ballet.
The nutcracker by Anthea Bell ( Book )
8 editions published between 1987 and 1994 in English and Chinese and held by 553 libraries worldwide
After hearing how her toy nutcracker got his ugly face, a little girl helps break the spell and watches him change into a handsome prince.
Adventure and adventurers Bible stories, English--O.T. Genesis Boys Brothers and sisters Camels Children's stories Children's stories, American Children's stories, Danish Christmas Christmas stories Christmas stories Courage Deluge Denmark Dragons England Fables, Greek Fairy tales Fantasy fiction Fiction Folklore Gardens Germany Giants Gifts Granddaughters Grandmothers Human-wolf encounters Hunters Juvenile works Kindness Love Magic Mermaids Noah's ark Noah--(Biblical figure) Obedience Pictorial works Pride and vanity Queens Sacrifice Scrooge, Ebenezer (Fictitious character) Selfishness Tales Trails Translations Winter Wit and humor, Juvenile Wolf attacks Wolves
Tsbernker, Lismpet 1954-
Tsuberugā, Risubesuk 1954-
Tsuverugā, Risubēto 1954-
Zwerger, L. (Lisbeth)
Greek, Modern (5)
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Multiple languages (1)