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Tresselt, Alvin 1916-2000

Overview
Works: 100 works in 481 publications in 8 languages and 29,697 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  Picture books  Folk tales 
Roles: Author, Translator
Classifications: PZ7.T732, [E]
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Publications by Alvin Tresselt
Publications by Alvin Tresselt, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Alvin Tresselt
 
Most widely held works by Alvin Tresselt
White snow, bright snow by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
42 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 4,521 libraries worldwide
When it begins to look, feel, and smell like snow, everyone prepares for a winter blizzard
The mitten : an old Ukrainian folktale by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
45 editions published between 1964 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 2,453 libraries worldwide
Beginning reader
Hide and seek fog by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
28 editions published between 1965 and 1988 in English and held by 2,345 libraries worldwide
A fog rolls in from the sea for three days and only the children enjoy it
Rain drop splash by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
28 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in English and held by 1,697 libraries worldwide
The rain came all day and made a puddle that grew to be a pond which spilled over into a lake that grew to be a river and finally joined the sea
Sun up by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
24 editions published between 1949 and 1994 in 6 languages and held by 1,240 libraries worldwide
Follows the activities of a farmer and his son from sunrise to sunset on a hot summer day
Wake up, City! by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
15 editions published between 1957 and 1990 in English and held by 1,108 libraries worldwide
Describes all the many things that begin to happen as morning comes to the city
Autumn harvest by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
10 editions published between 1951 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,020 libraries worldwide
Autumn brings the first frost, migrating geese, burning leaves, and a fine harvest
Wake up, farm! by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
25 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,001 libraries worldwide
Relates the morning activities and sounds of a variety of farm animals
The gift of the tree by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 961 libraries worldwide
Traces the life cycle of an oak tree and describes the animals that depend on it for shelter and food
The beaver pond by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
9 editions published between 1970 and 1973 in English and held by 875 libraries worldwide
The beavers dam a stream and create a pond which is valuable to many creatures
The dead tree by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
4 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 849 libraries worldwide
Traces the life cycle of an oak tree and describes the animals that depend on it for shelter and food
"Hi, Mister Robin!" by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
20 editions published between 1950 and 1968 in 3 languages and held by 729 libraries worldwide
Mister Robin helps a little boy discover the signs of spring. Kindergarten - Grade 2
The world in the candy egg by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
6 editions published between 1967 and 1978 in English and held by 705 libraries worldwide
The magical miniature scene in a candy egg delights the several toys which take a peek inside, but only the little girl for whom the egg is an Easter gift can see the entire wonderous picture
The legend of the willow plate by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
5 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 665 libraries worldwide
The design of a long popular dinnerware pattern was derived from this old folk tale of two ill-fated Chinese lovers, a poor peasant poet and the daughter of a wealthy mandarin, who fled from the wrath of an angry father and were pitied by the goddess of mercy
The rabbit story by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
7 editions published between 1957 and 1992 in English and French and held by 656 libraries worldwide
A story about a little rabbit who leaves her mother's nest and sets off alone in the wilderness. After being captured, she spends time as a pet before escaping and starting her own family
The crane maiden by Miyoko Matsutani( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 610 libraries worldwide
To reward the Japanese man who saved its life, a crane brings the old man and his wife a daughter, happiness, and wealth until their curiosity spoils their good fortune
Johnny Maple-Leaf by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
11 editions published between 1948 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 554 libraries worldwide
Johnny Maple-Leaf has a perfect view from which to watch all the animals in the forest and the changing seasons
It's time now! by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
8 editions published between 1969 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 511 libraries worldwide
Describes the changing seasons in the city and the air of excitement that accompanies the coming of each
The frog in the well by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
21 editions published between 1958 and 1990 in English and Persian and held by 499 libraries worldwide
A retelling of an old tale of a foolish frog who found, through necessity, that there was more to the world than just his cool, moss-covered home
Follow the wind by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
12 editions published between 1950 and 1975 in English and held by 479 libraries worldwide
The wind blew for days and days, and nothing could stop the wind, and nothing could follow it to the end
 
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Alternative Names
Alvin Tresselt children's author
Tresselt, Alvin
Tresselt, Alvin R.
Tresselt, Alvin R. 1916-2000
トゥレッセルト, アルヴィン
トゥレッセルト, アルビン
トレセルト, アルビン
トレッセルト, アルビン
Languages
English (280)
French (16)
Afrikaans (5)
Persian (3)
Danish (2)
Xhosa (2)
Zulu (2)
Korean (1)
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