WorldCat Identities

Zwerger, Lisbeth

Overview
Works: 363 works in 1,362 publications in 10 languages and 29,553 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Christmas stories  Fairy tales  History  Pictorial works  Fantasy fiction  Graphic novels  Ghost stories  Comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Creator, Editor, Adapter, Artist, Contributor, Translator, Redactor, Compiler
Classifications: PR4572, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lisbeth Zwerger
The gift of the Magi by O Henry( Book )

47 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,755 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 1,476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl meets a hungry wolf in the forest while on her way to visit her sick grandmother
Nutcracker by E. T. A Hoffmann( Book )

23 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and held by 1,468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this retelling of the original 1816 German story, Godfather Drosselmeier gives young Marie a nutcracker for Christmas, and she finds herself in a magical realm where she saves a boy from an evil curse
The selfish giant by Oscar Wilde( Book )

46 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CLASSIC FICTION. A little jewel of a book in a new illustrated edition of Oscar Wilde's beloved tale. The children loved to play in the Giant's garden, but when he returned after years away, he said, "What are you doing here?" and the children fled. This is the classic story of a giant whose gloomy outlook and self-centered ways are changed by a remarkable tiny child. Ages 0+
Thumbeline by H. C Andersen( Book )

16 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and held by 1,307 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 )

23 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,240 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
Hansel and Gretel by Jacob Grimm( Book )

12 editions published between 1979 and 1992 in English and held by 1,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor woodcutter's children, lost in the forest, find their way home despite an encounter with a wicked witch
The nightingale by H. C Andersen( Book )

24 editions published between 1965 and 1999 in English and held by 1,063 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
Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll( Book )

18 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,059 WorldCat member 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 )

19 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and held by 964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A prince disguises himself as a swineherd and learns the true character of the princess he desires
The Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 925 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
A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( Book )

28 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La présentation (longueur du texte et format de l'album) limite l'accès aux bons lecteurs
The seven ravens by Felix Hoffmann( Book )

8 editions published between 1981 and 1990 in English and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl walks to the end of the world to find her seven brothers and free them from enchantment
The little mermaid by H. C Andersen( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 778 WorldCat member 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 )

15 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 671 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
Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tales by H. C Andersen( Book )

15 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven favorite stories from the Hans Christian Andersen collection in celebration of his 200th birthday
How the camel got his hump by Rudyard Kipling( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates how the camel received his permanent hump from the Djinn of All Deserts
Aesop's fables by Fiona Waters( Book )

4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of twenty traditional fables including "The Hares And The Frogs," "The Cat And The Mouse," and "The Wolf And The Heron
The deliverers of their country by E Nesbit( Book )

6 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Effie and her brother Harry find a way to save Britain from a plague of dragons
Swan lake by Lisbeth Zwerger( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member 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
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The gift of the Magi
Alternative Names
Lisbeth Zwerger austerriksk skribent

Lisbeth Zwerger Austrian illustrator

Lisbeth Zwerger Oostenrijks schrijver

Lisbeth Zwerger sterrikisk frfattare

Lisbeth Zwerger sterriksk skribent

Lisbeth Zwerger strigsk skribent

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

リスベート・ツヴェルガー

茨威格莉丝白

Languages
English (244)

German (59)

Spanish (21)

French (19)

Italian (11)

Japanese (6)

Dutch (5)

Danish (4)

Finnish (1)

Portuguese (1)

Covers
Little Red CapNutcrackerThe selfish giantThumbelineNoah's arkHansel and GretelThe nightingaleAlice in Wonderland