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Bolliger, Max

Overview
Works: 576 works in 1,930 publications in 16 languages and 8,955 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Fables  Bible stories  Fairy tales  Folklore  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Creator, Other, Translator, Contributor, Editor, Librettist, Bibliographic antecedent, Adapter, Redactor, Narrator
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Max Bolliger
Publications by Max Bolliger
Publications by Max Bolliger, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Max Bolliger
Noah and the rainbow : an ancient story by Max Bolliger( Book )
18 editions published between 1972 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 616 libraries worldwide
Retells the Old Testament story of Noah who built an ark to hold his family and the animals during the great flood
The happy troll by Max Bolliger( Book )
23 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 541 libraries worldwide
Gus, a troll who loves to sing, makes everyone happy with his songs until his desire for gold becomes so strong that he no longer has time to use his beautiful voice
The lonely prince by Max Bolliger( Book )
22 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in 6 languages and held by 366 libraries worldwide
Prince William, who has every toy money can buy, remains sad until he spends a day playing with the gardener's boy and his rabbit
Tales of a long afternoon : five fables and one other by Max Bolliger( Book )
4 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
After four animals tell fables which hurt the feelings of their animal friends, the lion tells a fable which heals everyone
The giants' feast by Max Bolliger( Book )
7 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and German and held by 267 libraries worldwide
Little Giant's feat so amazes the Big Giants that he is crowned King for a Whole Year
Daniel by Max Bolliger( Book )
40 editions published between 1968 and 1993 in 6 languages and held by 230 libraries worldwide
Retells the Old Testament story of Daniel's rise from slavery to a position of power in the court of Nebuchadnezzar through his ability to interpret dreams
The most beautiful song by Max Bolliger( Book )
5 editions published between 1980 and 1990 in English and held by 223 libraries worldwide
Terrified that he will never find for the king the bird singing the most beautiful song, a birdcatcher gives up and sits down to play his flute
The fireflies : a story by Max Bolliger( Book )
3 editions published between 1970 and 1977 in English and held by 206 libraries worldwide
A firefly grows up, learns the virtues and hazards in lighting up the night, and has his own family
Joseph by Max Bolliger( Book )
7 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and German and held by 203 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the Old Testament story of Joseph, whose jealous brothers sold him into slavery for twenty pieces of silver
The golden apple : a story by Max Bolliger( Book )
7 editions published between 1970 and 1979 in English and German and held by 187 libraries worldwide
Each animal feels the golden apple in the forest belongs to him but in the end none can get it
David by Max Bolliger( Book )
9 editions published between 1967 and 1986 in 4 languages and held by 155 libraries worldwide
Retells in novel form the Old Testament story of David's rise from an obscure shepherd boy to King of the House of Judah
La canción más bonita by Max Bolliger( Book )
21 editions published between 1981 and 1996 in Spanish and held by 125 libraries worldwide
Terrified that he will never find for the king the bird singing the most beautiful song, a birdcatcher gives up and sits down to play his flute
L pent di tosec' by Max Bolliger( Book )
59 editions published between 1979 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 120 libraries worldwide
The friendship between two children leads to the construction of a bridge by their previously feuding parents
The wooden man by Max Bolliger( Book )
7 editions published between 1974 and 1984 in English and German and held by 118 libraries worldwide
The sun, the wind, and the rain combine forces to defeat the wooden man who has been frightening the bird family with a gun
The king and the flute player by Max Bolliger( Book )
32 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in 9 languages and held by 116 libraries worldwide
Prentenboek met een sprookjesachtig verhaal, waarin een vogelvanger binnen zeven dagen moet proberen de vogel te vangen die de koning in zijn droom hoorde zingen
Renard & renard by Max Bolliger( Book )
12 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in German and French and held by 116 libraries worldwide
Deux renards découvrent grâce à leurs différences qu'ils se complètent et s'enrichissent mutuellement de leurs expériences. Cet album a une construction narrative intéressante : les deux récits se déroulent en simultanéité, sur sept jours, comme une sorte de génèse ... Des illustrations au style un peu désuet, des phrases courtes, un lexique élaboré
Sandy at the children's zoo by Klaus Brunner( Book )
2 editions published in 1967 in German and English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
Sandy goes to the children's zoo, loses his mother on purpose, and has a wonderful time with all the other children, watching fish in an aquarium, eating hot dogs, seeing a circus, riding a train, and looking at all the animals
El pájaro de colores by Max Bolliger( Book )
16 editions published between 1986 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 95 libraries worldwide
Three little bears by Max Bolliger( Book )
21 editions published between 1982 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 89 libraries worldwide
Three bears ascend the mountain, but only those with courage and determination reach the top
La canción del pastorcillo by Max Bolliger( Book )
12 editions published between 1981 and 1989 in Spanish and held by 86 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Boliñjara, Mekasa 1929-2013
Bolliger-Laimgruber, .. 1929-2013
Bolliger, M
Borigā, Makkusu 1929-2013
Boriga, Matsukusu 1929-2013
Max Bolliger auteur de livres pour la jeunesse
Max Bolliger escritor suizo
Max Bolliger schrijver uit Zwitserland (1929-2013)
Max Bolliger Swiss writer
Макс Болигер
볼리거, 마크스 1929-2013
볼리거, 막스 1929-2013
ボッリガー, マックス
ボリガー, マックス
Languages
German (129)
English (74)
Spanish (50)
French (16)
Afrikaans (11)
Danish (7)
Dutch (5)
Romansh (4)
Italian (4)
Finnish (4)
Catalan (3)
Hungarian (2)
Japanese (2)
Swedish (2)
Ladino (1)
Chinese (1)
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