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Zwerger, Lisbeth

Overview
Works: 376 works in 1,386 publications in 11 languages and 29,321 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Christmas stories  Fairy tales  Fantasy fiction  History  Ghost stories  Toy and movable books  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Folklore 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Creator, Editor, Adapter, Contributor, Artist, 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 )

49 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,761 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 )

16 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in English and German and held by 1,449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl meets a hungry wolf in the forest while on her way to visit her sick grandmother
The selfish giant by Oscar Wilde( Book )

33 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

17 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in English and held by 1,275 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 )

32 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,247 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 Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum( Book )

29 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une paire de lunettes accompagne le livre pour permettre, semble-t-il, de voir le monde d'Oz avec les yeux de Dorothée. [SDM]
Hansel and Gretel by Jacob Grimm( Book )

17 editions published between 1979 and 1992 in 4 languages and held by 1,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor woodcutter's two children, left in the woods, come upon a gingerbread house inhabited by a wicked witch
Hans Christian Andersen fairy tales by H. C Andersen( Book )

17 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 1,071 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
The nightingale by H. C Andersen( Book )

22 editions published between 1965 and 1999 in English and held by 1,045 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 )

17 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in 6 languages and held by 954 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
The swineherd by H. C Andersen( Book )

18 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and held by 942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A prince disguises himself as a swineherd and learns the true character of the princess he desires
The nutcracker by Anthea Bell( Book )

23 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in English and held by 936 WorldCat member 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
A Christmas carol by Charles Dickens( Book )

36 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

9 editions published between 1981 and 1990 in English and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a sister learns that her brothers were turned into ravens soon after she was born, she feels she is responsible and sets off to find them and set them free
The little mermaid by H. C Andersen( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 774 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
How the camel got his hump by Rudyard Kipling( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates how the camel received his permanent hump from the Djinn of All Deserts
The Canterville ghost by Oscar Wilde( Book )

17 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slottet Canterville skifter ejer, hvilket giver problemer for det gamle spøgelse
Swan lake by Lisbeth Zwerger( Book )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 638 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
The deliverers of their country by E Nesbit( Book )

13 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Effie and her brother Harry find a way to save Britain from a plague of dragons
Aesop's fables by Fiona Waters( Book )

4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 603 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
 
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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 schrijfster

Lisbeth Zwerger österrikisk författare

Lisbeth Zwerger østerriksk skribent

Lisbeth Zwerger østrigsk skribent

Tsbernker, Lismpet 1954-

Tsuberugā, Risubesuk 1954-

Tsuverugā, Risubēto 1954-

Zwerger, L. (Lisbeth)

Zwerger, Lisbeth, 1954-

즈베르거, 리스베스 1954-

츠베르거, 리스베트 1954-

츠베르거, 리즈베스 1954-

츠베르거, 리즈베트 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 (239)

German (81)

Spanish (31)

French (30)

Italian (13)

Japanese (12)

Chinese (5)

Dutch (5)

Danish (4)

Portuguese (1)

Catalan (1)

Covers
Little Red CapThe selfish giantThumbelineNoah's arkThe Wizard of OzHansel and GretelHans Christian Andersen fairy talesThe nightingale