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Southgate, Vera

Overview
Works: 374 works in 902 publications in 5 languages and 8,037 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Fairy tales  Pictorial works  Folklore  Textured books  Toy and movable books  Drama  Film adaptations 
Roles: Editor, Adapter, Illustrator, Narrator, Translator
Classifications: PZ8.G882, 398.2
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Vera Southgate
Publications by Vera Southgate
Publications by Vera Southgate, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Vera Southgate
Reading - which approach? by Vera Southgate( Book )
8 editions published between 1970 and 1979 in English and Danish and held by 366 libraries worldwide
The elves and the shoemaker by Vera Southgate( Book )
18 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and held by 317 libraries worldwide
Eventyret om Nisserne og skomageren
I.t.a.: an independent evaluation by Francis William Warburton( Book )
7 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 301 libraries worldwide
Goldilocks and the three bears by Vera Southgate( Book )
16 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in English and held by 300 libraries worldwide
Lost in the woods, a tired and hungry little girl finds the home of the three bears where she helps herself to food and goes to sleep
Extending beginning reading by Vera Southgate( Book )
9 editions published between 1981 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 296 libraries worldwide
The three billy-goats Gruff by Vera Southgate( Book )
13 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in English and held by 292 libraries worldwide
Once upon a time three billy goats wanted to cross a bridge to eat the fresh green grass on the other side of the stream. A nasty troll lived under the bridge and wouldn't let them cross. What could they do?
The three little pigs by Vera Southgate( Book )
15 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in English and held by 276 libraries worldwide
Only one of the three pig brothers survives the hazardous experience of building a house
The little red hen and the grains of wheat by Ronne Randall( Book )
12 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in English and French and held by 273 libraries worldwide
None of her animal friends will help the little red hen plant and care for the grains of wheat she finds, but they are willing to eat the bread she bakes from it
Little Red Riding Hood by Vera Southgate( Book )
24 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 269 libraries worldwide
An adaption of the favorite folktale about a little girl who goes through the woods to visit her grandmother and encounters a sly wolf
Jack and the beanstalk by Ronne Randall( Book )
16 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and held by 226 libraries worldwide
A boy climbs to the top of a giant beanstalk, outwits the ogre who lives there, and makes a fortune for himself and his mother
The Gingerbread boy by Vera Southgate( Book )
9 editions published between 1966 and 1989 in English and French and held by 226 libraries worldwide
The little gingerbread boy runs away from everyone, except the sly old fox
Beginning reading by Vera Southgate( Book )
7 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 224 libraries worldwide
The magic porridge pot by Vera Southgate( Book )
15 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in English and Croatian and held by 219 libraries worldwide
The porridge pot always produces food for the little girl, but it runs amuck when her mother tries to use it without knowing the magic words to stop it
Cinderella by Vera Southgate( Book )
19 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 219 libraries worldwide
A mistreated kitchen maid, with the help of her fairy godmother, attends the palace ball on the condition that she leave before midnight
Snow-White and the seven dwarfs by Jacob Grimm( Book )
16 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
Retells the story of a princess who escapes her wicked stepmother by hiding out in the forest in the home of seven hospitable dwarfs
Beauty and the beast by Vera Southgate( Book )
14 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 198 libraries worldwide
A simple version of the fairy tale of the lovely girl who went to live in a castle with a terrible beast to keep the promise her father made, and what happened later
The big pancake by Vera Southgate( Book )
16 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 191 libraries worldwide
When a mother makes a huge pancake for her seven hungry little boys, the pancake decides it doesn't want to be eaten, jumps out of the pan and rolls away. It manages to escape the hungry grasp of everyone it meets until it comes upon a very clever pig
The enormous turnip by Aleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy( Book )
16 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in English and held by 176 libraries worldwide
How will they pull up the enormous turnip when it is time to eat it?
Dick Whittington by Vera Southgate( Book )
15 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 172 libraries worldwide
Retells the legend of a poor boy in England who trades his beloved cat for a fortune in gold and jewels and eventually becomes Lord Mayor of London
The princess and the pea : retold for easy reading by Vera Southgate( Book )
15 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 169 libraries worldwide
A young girl feels a pea through twenty mattresses and twenty featherbeds and proves she is a real princess
 
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Languages
English (260)
French (4)
Danish (1)
Croatian (1)
Tagalog (1)
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