WorldCat Identities

Akaba, Suekichi

Overview
Works: 246 works in 500 publications in 9 languages and 4,506 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Folklore  Fiction  Picture books  Illustrated works  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Other, Creator
Classifications: PZ8.1.Y25, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Suekichi Akaba
The crane wife by Sumiko Yagawa( Book )

18 editions published between 1981 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 1,401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Yohei tends a wounded crane, a beautiful young woman begs to become his wife and three times weaves for him an exquisite silken fabric on her loom
Sūho and the white horse : a legend of Mongolia by Yūzō Ōtsuka( Book )

33 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Mongolian legend - a story of love and lament between a poor shepherd boy and a white horse he found out on the open steppes and how this meeting and parting inspired the making of the grassland cello (horse-head fiddle), the 'morin khuur'
The tongue-cut sparrow by Momoko Ishii( Book )

6 editions published between 1982 and 1987 in English and Japanese and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A kind old man and his greedy wife pay separate visits to the tongue-cut sparrow and receive as gifts just what they deserve
Oniroku and the carpenter by Tadashi Matsui( Book )

5 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in English and Japanese and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a Japanese folktale reminiscent of Rumpelstiltskin, a carpenter must give his eyes to the river ogre who builds a bridge for him unless he can guess the ogre's name, Oniroku
Tsurunyōbō : [The crane wife] by Sumiko Yagawa( Book )

8 editions published between 1979 and 1988 in Japanese and Multiple languages and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Yohei tends a wounded crane, a beautiful young woman begs to become his wife and three times weaves for him an exquisite silken fabric on her loom
El gorrión de la lengua cortada by Momoko Ishii( Book )

2 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in Spanish and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A kind old man and his greedy wife pay separate visits to the tongue-cut sparrow and receive as gifts just what they deserve
Momotarō by Tadashi Matsui( Book )

6 editions published between 1965 and 2016 in Japanese and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Found floating on the river inside a peach by an old couple, Momotaro grows up and fights the terrible demons who have terrorized the village for years
Daiku to Oniroku by Tadashi Matsui( Book )

8 editions published between 1962 and 2003 in Japanese and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A carpenter must guess the name of a terrible ogre or else pay a terrible price for the bridge the ogre builds for him
Kasa jizō by Teiji Seta( Book )

11 editions published between 1961 and 1996 in Japanese and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of a Japanese folklore about small buddhist statues giving rewards to a poor merchant who placed braided hats on their heads for protection from snow
Shitakiri suzume by Momoko Ishii( Book )

3 editions published between 1982 and 1995 in Japanese and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A kind old man and his greedy wife pay separate visits to the tongue-cut sparrow and receive as gifts just what they deserve
Hao da hao da de da fan shu by Suekichi Akaba( Book )

8 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in Chinese and Japanese and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tsurumaki Yōchien, Ichimura Hisako no kyōiku jissen ni yoru ōkina ōkina oimo by Suekichi Akaba( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in Japanese and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Su He de bai ma by Yūzō Ōtsuka( Book )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in Chinese and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates how the tragic parting of a boy and his horse led to the creation of the horse-head fiddle of the Mongolian shepherds
Kuwazu nyōbō by Kazuko Inada( Book )

11 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in Japanese and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retelling of a traditional Japanese tale in which a miserly man marries a woman who never eats in order to save money, only to discover that she is actually a demon woman with a second mouth at the back of her head which eats much more than a normal mouth
Hoshi ni natta ryū no kiba by Hisako Kimishima( Book )

6 editions published between 1963 and 2000 in Japanese and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sūho's white horse : a Mongolian legend by Yūzō Ōtsuka( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates how the tragic parting of a boy and his horse led to the creation of the horse-head fiddle of the Mongolian shepherds
Kachi kachi yama by Toshio Ozawa( Book )

3 editions published in 1988 in Japanese and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heso mochi by Shigeo Watanabe( Book )

5 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in Japanese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thunder ogre terrorizes a whole village until a monk hoists a metal cane on top of a pagoda
Tao Tailang by Tadashi Matsui( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in Chinese and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Found floating on the river inside a peach by an old couple, Momotaro grows up and fights the terrible demons who have terrorized the village for years
Kobujiisama by Tadashi Matsui( Book )

4 editions published between 1964 and 1996 in Japanese and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Akaba, Suekichi

Akaba, Suekichi 1910-1990

Akaba Suekichi japanischer Illustrator

Akaba, Suekiči

Akaba, Suekici 1910-1990

Suekichi Akaba

Suekichi Akaba Japanese illustrator

Suekichi Akaba Japans illustrator (1910-1990)

Акаба, Суэкити

적우말길 1910

あかば, すえきち

あかば, すえきち 1910-1990

アカバ, スエキチ

アカバ, スエキチ 1910-1990

赤羽未吉

赤羽未吉 1910-1990

赤羽末吉

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Sūho's white horse : a Mongolian legend