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Tresselt, Alvin 1916-2000

Overview
Works: 103 works in 545 publications in 9 languages and 28,803 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Folklore  Folk tales 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.T732, E
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Publications about Alvin Tresselt
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 )
52 editions published between 1947 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 4,572 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 )
53 editions published between 1964 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 2,415 libraries worldwide
Beginning reader
Hide and seek fog by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
36 editions published between 1913 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,287 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 )
31 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in English and Japanese and held by 1,623 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 )
27 editions published between 1949 and 1994 in 6 languages and held by 1,171 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 1,035 libraries worldwide
Describes all the many things that begin to happen as morning comes to the city
Autumn harvest by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
14 editions published between 1951 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 970 libraries worldwide
Autumn brings the first frost, migrating geese, burning leaves, and a fine harvest
Wake up, farm! by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
26 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 940 libraries worldwide
Relates the morning activities and sounds of a variety of farm animals
The gift of the tree by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in Japanese and English and held by 922 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 )
10 editions published between 1970 and 1973 in English and held by 824 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 800 libraries worldwide
Traces the life cycle of an oak tree and describes the animals that depend on it for shelter and food
The world in the candy egg by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
9 editions published between 1967 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 664 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
"Hi, Mister Robin!" by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
17 editions published between 1950 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 654 libraries worldwide
Mister Robin helps a little boy discover the signs of spring
The legend of the willow plate by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
6 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 623 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 )
10 editions published between 1957 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 621 libraries worldwide
A young rabbit is born, grows up with her brothers and sisters, is caught by a farmer and kept as a pet by his little boy, and finally escapes to return to the free life of the other wild rabbits
The frog in the well by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
27 editions published between 1958 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 579 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
Johnny Maple-Leaf by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
13 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 531 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 )
10 editions published between 1969 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 491 libraries worldwide
Describes the changing seasons in the city and the air of excitement that accompanies the coming of each
Follow the wind by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
13 editions published between 1950 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 455 libraries worldwide
With a great whoosh and bluster the wind runs away from everything-even an airplane that follows it three times around the world. But, at last, tired and gentle, it rocks itself to sleep
 
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Alternative Names
Alvin Tresselt Amerikaans schrijver (1916-2000)
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 (318)
Japanese (16)
French (12)
Afrikaans (5)
Persian (3)
Danish (2)
Xhosa (2)
Zulu (2)
Korean (1)
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