WorldCat Identities

Akaba, Suekichi

Overview
Works: 237 works in 452 publications in 9 languages and 4,553 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Folklore  Fiction  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Other
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 1979 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 1,439 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 )
23 editions published between 1967 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 1,308 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 )
5 editions published between 1982 and 1987 in English and Japanese and held by 744 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 130 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
El gorrión de la lengua cortada by Momoko Ishii ( Book )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in Spanish and held by 63 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 )
4 editions published between 1965 and 2003 in Japanese and held by 56 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 )
9 editions published between 1962 and 2003 in Japanese and held by 44 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 40 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
La Femme oiseau by Sumiko Yagawa ( Book )
5 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in French and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un conte raconté sobrement et illustré avec art
Tsurunyōbō : [The crane wife] by Sumiko Yagawa ( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in Japanese and held by 29 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
Su He de bai ma by Yūzō Ōtsuka ( Book )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in Chinese and held by 21 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 English and held by 21 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
Tsurumaki Yōchien, Ichimura Hisako no kyōiku jissen ni yoru ōkina ōkina oimo by Suekichi Akaba ( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in Japanese and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shitakiri suzume by Momoko Ishii ( Book )
2 editions published in 1982 in Japanese and held by 19 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
Hoshi ni natta ryū no kiba by Hisako Kimishima ( Book )
6 editions published between 1963 and 2000 in Japanese and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hao da hao da de da fan shu by Suekichi Akaba ( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in Chinese and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kachi kachi yama by Toshio Osawa ( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in Japanese and held by 14 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
Sujo y el caballo blanco : una leyenda de Mongolia by Yūzō Ōtsuka ( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in Spanish and held by 12 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
Heso mochi by Shigeo Watanabe ( Book )
4 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in Japanese and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A thunder ogre terrorizes a whole village until a monk hoists a metal cane on top of a pagoda
 
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Alternative Names
Akaba, Suekichi
Akaba, Suekichi 1910-1990
Akaba, Suekiči
Akaba, Suekici 1910-1990
Suekichi Akaba
あかば, すえきち
アカバ, スエキチ 1910-1990
赤羽, 末吉.
赤羽未吉
赤羽未吉 1910-1990
赤羽末吉
Languages
Japanese (74)
English (28)
French (5)
Chinese (4)
Spanish (3)
Slovak (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Korean (1)
Finnish (1)
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