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Southgate, Vera

Overview
Works: 337 works in 979 publications in 12 languages and 8,092 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fairy tales  Pictorial works  Folklore  Textured books  Toy and movable books 
Roles: Author, Editor, Adapter, Illustrator, Contributor, Translator
Classifications: PZ8.S687, 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 )
9 editions published between 1970 and 1979 in English and Danish and held by 352 libraries worldwide
The elves and the shoemaker by Vera Southgate( Book )
28 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 339 libraries worldwide
Retelling of the Grimm fairy tale in which a poor shoemaker becomes successful with the help of two elves who finish his shoes during the night
Goldilocks and the three bears by Vera Southgate( Book )
23 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 324 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 )
10 editions published between 1981 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 299 libraries worldwide
I.t.a.: an independent evaluation by F. W Warburton( Book )
8 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 299 libraries worldwide
The three little pigs by Vera Southgate( Book )
27 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 295 libraries worldwide
Only one of the three pig brothers survives the hazardous experience of building a house
The three billy-goats Gruff by Vera Southgate( Book )
16 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in English and held by 293 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?
Little Red Riding Hood by Vera Southgate( Book )
26 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 263 libraries worldwide
A rendition of the favorite folktale about a little girl who goes through the woods to visit her grandmother and encounters a sly wolf on the way
Cinderella by Vera Southgate( Book )
26 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 235 libraries worldwide
With the help of her fairy godmother, a mistreated kitchen maid attends the palace ball on condition that she leave before midnight
The magic porridge pot by Vera Southgate( Book )
17 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 229 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
Beauty and the beast by Vera Southgate( Book )
20 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 229 libraries worldwide
Through her great capacity to love, a kind and beautiful maid releases a handsome prince from the spell which has turned him into an ugly beast
Jack and the beanstalk by Vera Southgate( Book )
21 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 228 libraries worldwide
Jack trades the family cow for a handful of beans, which grow into an enormous beanstalk, and lead him on an extraordinary adventure
Beginning reading by Vera Southgate( Book )
7 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 224 libraries worldwide
The big pancake by Vera Southgate( Book )
19 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 205 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 Gingerbread boy by Vera Southgate( Book )
9 editions published between 1966 and 1989 in 4 languages and held by 197 libraries worldwide
The little gingerbread boy runs away from everyone, except the sly old fox
The princess and the frog by Vera Southgate( Book )
23 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 194 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the classic Grimm Brothers' tale of a beautiful princess who makes a promise to a frog which she does not intend to keep. Includes brief history of the story of The princess and the frog
The princess and the pea : retold for easy reading by Vera Southgate( Book )
17 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 190 libraries worldwide
Is she a real princess, so tender that she would feel a pea through twenty mattresses and twenty feather beds?
Sleeping Beauty by Vera Southgate( Book )
20 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 185 libraries worldwide
Enraged at not being invited to the princess's christening, the wicked fairy casts a spell that dooms the princess to sleep for one hundred years
The enormous turnip by Aleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy( Book )
18 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in English and Arabic and held by 172 libraries worldwide
How will they pull up the enormous turnip when it is time to eat it?
Puss in boots by Vera Southgate( Book )
12 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 169 libraries worldwide
Retelling of the tale of a clever cat who wins a fortune and the hand of a princess for his master, the youngest son of a poor miller
 
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Languages
English (293)
French (15)
Arabic (11)
Chinese (7)
Malay (3)
Spanish (3)
Afrikaans (3)
Tagalog (2)
Danish (1)
Croatian (1)
Breton (1)
Tibetan (1)
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