WorldCat Identities

Lawson, Robert 1892-1957

Overview
Works: 208 works in 1,086 publications in 22 languages and 54,844 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Biography  Christian fiction  Bibliography  Short films  Motion pictures  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Animated films 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PR3330, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert Lawson
The story of Ferdinand by Munro Leaf( Book )

162 editions published between 1936 and 2014 in 17 languages and held by 6,769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ferdinand, a bull, loves to smell the flowers
Mr. Popper's penguins by Richard Atwater( Book )

91 editions published between 1938 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 5,988 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 )

106 editions published between 1940 and 2009 in 11 languages and held by 5,585 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
Adam of the road by Elizabeth Gray Vining( Book )

47 editions published between 1942 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 4,760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In thirteenth-century England an eleven-year-old boy roams the countryside as he searches for his father and his stolen dog
Ben and me : a new and astonishing life of Benjamin Franklin as written by his good mouse, Amos by Robert Lawson( Book )

55 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in English and Catalan and held by 3,935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Banjamin 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 )

24 editions published between 1940 and 1981 in English and Chinese and held by 3,547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 )

28 editions published between 1952 and 2010 in English and held by 2,368 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
Wee Gillis by Munro Leaf( Book )

24 editions published between 1938 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wee Gillis couldn't decide whether he wanted to be a Highlander and stalk stags, like his father, or a Lowlander like his mother, and raise long-haired cows
The tough winter by Robert Lawson( Book )

26 editions published between 1954 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 1,497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cold weather and a caretaker with a dog make the winter extra tough for the little animals of Rabbit Hill. Grades 5-7
The great wheel by Robert Lawson( Book )

18 editions published between 1957 and 2004 in English and held by 1,356 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
Pilgrim's progress by John Bunyan( Book )

5 editions published between 1939 and 1967 in English and held by 1,183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pilgrim Christian forsakes the world in order to undertake the dangerous journey to the Celestial City, experiencing numerous crises and temptations along the way
Watchwords of liberty; a pageant of American quotations by Robert Lawson( Book )

14 editions published between 1943 and 1986 in English and held by 871 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( )

17 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 866 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
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 )

14 editions published between 1956 and 1984 in English and held by 713 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
Ben and me by Robert Lawson( )

14 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benjamin Franklin's companion, Amos the mouse, recounts how he was responsible for Franklin's inventions and discoveries
Gaily we parade; a collection of poems about people, here, there & everywhere by John Edmund Brewton( Book )

12 editions published between 1940 and 1970 in English and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems about neighbors, relatives, sailors, fairies, royalty, and funny folk
Rabbit Hill by Robert Lawson( Recording )

13 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in English and held by 623 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 )

7 editions published between 1937 and 1965 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grades 1-4
The reluctant dragon( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lighthearted story that follow the adventures of a brave young boy who, emboldened by tales of brave knights, decides to pursue the horrible dragon this is terrifying the villagers. But what he discovers is a surprisingly friendly dragon that is more interested in receiting poetry and making music than devouring fair damsels. Now the young boy will have to stop the local hero before he challenges the dragon to a fiery battle
Robbut, a tale of tails by Robert Lawson( Book )

13 editions published between 1948 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For helping the magician out of a trap, Robbut the rabbit was granted his dearest wish: to have a different tail. He tries a cat's tail, a snake's tail and a fox tail -- but finally makes a sensible selection
 
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Mr. Popper's penguins
Alternative Names
Lawson, R.

Robert Lawson

Robert Lawson amerikansk frfattare

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

ローソン, ロバート

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Mr. Popper's penguinsRabbit hillAdam of the roadBen 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 FootWee GillisThe great wheel