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Nesbit, E. (Edith) 1858-1924

Overview
Works: 959 works in 3,776 publications in 17 languages and 62,300 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Fairy tales  Folklore  Drama  Television programs  Film adaptations  Fantasy fiction  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Adapter
Classifications: PZ8.B612, FIC
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Most widely held works about E Nesbit
 
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Most widely held works by E Nesbit
The railway children by E Nesbit( Book )

306 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 4,464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their father is sent away to prison, three London children move to the country where they keep busy preventing accidents on the nearby railway, making many new friends, and generally learning a good deal about themselves
The enchanted castle by Lesley Sims( Book )

107 editions published between 1906 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four English children find a wonderful world of magic through an enchanted wishing ring
The phoenix and the carpet by E Nesbit( Book )

130 editions published between 1903 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four English children have a wonderful adventure with a flying carpet and a flame-colored bird, the Phoenix
The story of the treasure seekers : being the adventures of the Bastable children in search of a fortune by E Nesbit( Book )

171 editions published between 1899 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their father's business fails, the six Bastable children decide to restore the family fortunes. But although they think of many ingenious ways to do so, their well meant efforts are either more fun than profitable, or lead to trouble
The book of dragons by E Nesbit( Book )

45 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in English and held by 1,558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Book of Dragons, featuring eight of E. Nesbit's best stories and all of the original illustrations by H.R. Millar, returns one hundred years after its original publication to delight and enchant a new generation of readers
The railway children by E Nesbit( Recording )

92 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their father is sent away to prison, three London children move to the country where they keep busy preventing accidents on the nearby railway, making many new friends, and generally learning a good deal about themselves
Melisande by E Nesbit( Book )

20 editions published between 1982 and 1999 in 7 languages and held by 1,314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cursed by an evil fairy at her christening, Princess Melisande grows up bald but finds herself facing another set of problems when her wish for golden hair is fulfilled
The story of the amulet by E Nesbit( Book )

133 editions published between 1906 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Half of the sand-fairy's magic amulet transports four London children back to the worlds of ancient Egypt, Rome, Babylon, and Atlantis
Jack and the beanstalk by E Nesbit( Book )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 1,235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy climbs to the top of a giant beanstalk, where he uses his quick wits to outsmart a giant and make his and his mother's fortune
The book of beasts by E Nesbit( Book )

11 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 1,196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As young King Lionel turns the pages of his magical book, a hungry red dragon and other creatures in the illustrations come to life
The wouldbegoods by E Nesbit( Book )

118 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being sent to the country "to learn to be good", the Bastable children and their two friends form the Society of the Wouldbegoods, but continue to become involved in adventures
Magic city by Yusef Komunyakaa( Book )

42 editions published between 1910 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An extremely unhappy ten-year-old magically escapes into a city he has built out of books, chessmen, candlesticks, and other household items
The complete book of dragons by E Nesbit( Book )

30 editions published between 1972 and 2006 in English and Polish and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of nine tales in which children outwit an assortment of dragons
The house of Arden by E Nesbit( Book )

49 editions published between 1908 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new Lord Arden and his sister explore the ruins of their ancestral home where, in search of a fabled buried treasure, they relive adventures in the castle's long history and rescue their uncle and father who are imprisoned on the golden plain of a lost South American civilization
The deliverers of their country by E Nesbit( Book )

17 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Effie and her brother Harry find a way to save Britain from a plague of dragons
The best of Shakespeare by E Nesbit( Book )

15 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simplified prose retellings of Romeo and Juliet, Hamlet, The Merchant of Venice, Othello, The Tempest, King Lear, Macbeth, As You Like It, Twelfth Night, and The Winter's Tale
The children's Shakespeare by E Nesbit( Book )

44 editions published between 1800 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptations for children of some of the plays
The magic world by E Nesbit( Book )

32 editions published between 1912 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve stories with magic occurences
Beautiful stories from Shakespeare for children : being a choice collection from the world's greatest classic writer by E Nesbit( Book )

49 editions published between 1907 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of Shakespeare's classic stories which have been adapted for children
The last of the dragons by E Nesbit( Book )

8 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates what happens to the very last dragon in Cornwall when the local princess and her prince decide, in a departure from tradition, to tame the dragon rather than fight him
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Jack and the beanstalk
Alternative Names
Bland, Edit, 1858-1924

Bland, Edith

Bland , Edith <1858-1924>

Bland, Edith Nesbit.

Bland Edith Nesbit 1858-1924

Bland, Hubert Mrs

Bland, Hubert, Mrs., 1858-1924

Bland, Mrs.Edith (Nesbit)

E. Nesbit

Edith Nesbit angielska pisarka i poetka

Edith Nesbit britisk skribent

Edith Nesbit Brits schrijfster (1858-1924)

Edith Nesbit brittisk författare

Edith Nesbit englische Autorin

Nesbit Bland, Edith, 1858-1924

Nesbit, E.

Nesbit, E. 1858-1924

Nesbit, E. (Edith)

Nesbit , Edith

Nesbit, Edith 1858-1924

Nesbita, Edīte, 1858-1924

Nisbit, A. 1858-1924

Nīsbit, Idīt 1858-1924

Tucker, Edith Nesbit Bland, 1858-1924

Едит Несбит

Едіт Несбіт

Несбит, Эдит

Несбит, Эдит, 1858-1924

אדית נסביט

בלנד, אדית

إديث نيسبت، 1858-1924

ادیت نسبیت نویسنده بریتانیایی

نسبت، إدث، 1858-1924

네스비, 이디스 1858-1924

네스빗, 에디스 1858-1924

네스빗, 이디스 1858-1924

네즈빗, E. 1858-1924

네즈빗, 에디스 1858-1924

イーディス・ネズビット

ネスビット

ネズビット, E.

ネズビット, イーディス

伊迪絲·內斯比特

伊迪丝·内斯比特

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The enchanted castleThe phoenix and the carpetThe story of the treasure seekers : being the adventures of the Bastable children in search of a fortuneThe book of dragonsThe railway childrenMelisandeThe story of the amuletJack and the beanstalk