WorldCat Identities

Zwerger, Lisbeth

Overview
Works: 358 works in 1,304 publications in 11 languages and 29,744 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Christmas stories  Fairy tales  Fantasy fiction  History  Folklore  Pictorial works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Toy and movable books 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Creator, Editor, Adapter, Contributor, Artist, Translator, Redactor
Classifications: PZ7.B327, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lisbeth Zwerger
The nutcracker and the Mouse-King by Anthea Bell( Book )

37 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 1,561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After hearing how her toy nutcracker got his ugly face, a little girl helps break the spell and changes him into a handsome prince
The gift of the Magi by O Henry( Book )

31 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 1,542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A husband and wife sacrifice treasured possessions in order to buy each other Christmas presents
Little Red Cap by Jacob Grimm( Book )

15 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in English and German and held by 1,504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl is eaten by a wolf who masquerades as her sick grandmother
The selfish giant by Oscar Wilde( Book )

43 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A once selfish giant welcomes the children to his previously forbidden garden to play and is eventually rewarded by an unusual tiny child
Thumbeline by H. C Andersen( Book )

30 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of a tiny girl, no bigger than a thumb, and her many animal friends
Noah's ark by Heinz Janisch( Book )

12 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,211 WorldCat member 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 )

23 editions published between 1965 and 1999 in English and held by 1,095 WorldCat member 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
Fairy Tales of Hans Christian Andersen by H. C Andersen( Book )

18 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 1,094 WorldCat member 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
Hansel and Gretel by Jacob Grimm( Book )

10 editions published between 1979 and 1988 in English and held by 1,068 WorldCat member 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
The wonderful wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum( Book )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 1,019 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a cyclone transports her to the land of Oz, Dorothy must seek out the great wizard in order to return to Kansas
The swineherd by H. C Andersen( Book )

17 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and held by 994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A prince disguises himself as a swineherd and learns the true character of the princess he desires
Alice's adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll( Book )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Als Alice een haastig konijn volgt in zijn hol, komt ze terecht in een wonderlijke wereld. Bewerking van het klassieke verhaal. Vanaf ca. 11 jaar, voorlezen vanaf ca. 8 jaar
A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( Book )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A miser learns the true meaning of Christmas when three ghostly visitors review his past and foretell his future
The seven ravens by Felix Hoffmann( Book )

7 editions published between 1981 and 1990 in English and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sister learns of the fate of her seven brothers and sets off to the end of the earth to find them
The little mermaid by H. C Andersen( Book )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Summary: 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 )

20 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 721 WorldCat member 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 )

13 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Effie and her brother Harry find a way to save Britain from a plague of dragons
How the camel got his hump by Rudyard Kipling( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates how the camel received his permanent hump from the Djinn of All Deserts
The Bremen Town Musicians by Jacob Grimm( Book )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on their way to Bremen, four aging animals who are no longer of any use to their masters find a new home after outwitting a gang of robbers
Aesop's fables by Anne Terry White( Book )

4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of sixty-three fables told by Aesop
 
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Alternative Names
Tsbernker, Lismpet 1954-

Tsuberugā, Risubesuk 1954-

Tsuverugā, Risubēto 1954-

Zwerger, L. (Lisbeth)

Zwerger, Lisbeth, 1954-

ツヴェルガー, リスベス

ツヴェルガー, リスベート

茨威格莉丝白

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The gift of the MagiLittle Red CapThe selfish giantThumbelineNoah's arkThe nightingaleFairy Tales of Hans Christian AndersenHansel and Gretel