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Mayer, Marianna

Overview
Works: 77 works in 212 publications in 4 languages and 27,867 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Legends  Biography  Pictorial works  History  Folklore  Fairy tales 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ8.M4514, [E]
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Publications about Marianna Mayer
Publications by Marianna Mayer
Most widely held works by Marianna Mayer
Beauty and the beast by Marianna Mayer( Book )
15 editions published between 1978 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,145 libraries worldwide
Through her great capacity to love, a kind and beautiful maid releases a handsome prince from the spell which has made him an ugly beast
A boy, a dog, a frog, and a friend by Mercer Mayer( Book )
15 editions published between 1971 and 2006 in English and Japanese and held by 1,630 libraries worldwide
A quiet fishing party is interrupted when something unexpected bites on the line
One frog too many by Mercer Mayer( Book )
13 editions published between 1975 and 2006 in English and Japanese and held by 1,610 libraries worldwide
A boy's pet frog thinks that the new little frog the boy gets for his birthday is one frog too many
The unicorn and the lake by Marianna Mayer( Book )
9 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in English and held by 1,403 libraries worldwide
When a serpent poisons the lake where all the animals drink, only the unicorn has the power to save them
The twelve dancing princesses by Marianna Mayer( Book )
9 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 1,381 libraries worldwide
When the king's twelve daughters, under an evil spell, wear holes in their dancing slippers every night and grow pale and mysterious, Peter the gardener's boy discovers their secret and breaks the spell
Pegasus by Marianna Mayer( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 1,380 libraries worldwide
Retells how Bellerophon, son of the king of Corinth, secures the help of the winged horse Pegasus in order to fight the monstrous Chimera
Baba Yaga and Vasilisa the Brave by Marianna Mayer( Book )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,317 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the old Russian fairy tale in which beautiful Vasilisa uses the help of her doll to escape from the clutches of the witch Baba Yaga, who in turn sets in motion the events which lead to the once ill-treated girl's marrying the tzar
The adventures of Tom Thumb by Marianna Mayer( Book )
9 editions published in 2001 in 3 languages and held by 970 libraries worldwide
A tiny boy has adventures in a cow's mouth, a fish's belly, and the stomach of a giant
The real Santa Claus by Marianna Mayer( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and held by 844 libraries worldwide
Read the classic poem "A Visit from St. Nicholas" and learn about St. Nicholas, the real "Santa Claus."
Aladdin and the enchanted lamp by Marianna Mayer( Book )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 774 libraries worldwide
Retells the adventures of Aladdin who, with the help of a genie from a magic lamp, outwits an evil sorcerer and wins the hand of a beautiful princess
The unicorn alphabet by Marianna Mayer( Book )
9 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 751 libraries worldwide
The classic medieval legend of the unicorn serves as a motif for the alphabet
Women warriors : myths and legends of heroic women by Marianna Mayer( Book )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 721 libraries worldwide
A collection of twelve traditional tales about female military leaders, war goddesses, women warriors, and heroines from around the world, including such countries as Japan, Ireland, and Zimbabwe
Iron John by Marianna Mayer( Book )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 672 libraries worldwide
With the help of Iron John, also known as the wild man of the forest, a young prince makes his way in the world and finds his true love
The twelve apostles : their lives and acts by Marianna Mayer( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 657 libraries worldwide
Profiles the individual apostles, including Judas and his replacement Matthias, describing their lives, deeds, symbols, and Biblical references
The ugly duckling by Marianna Mayer( Book )
3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 651 libraries worldwide
An ugly duckling spends an unhappy year ostracized by the other animals before he grows into a beautiful swan
The little jewel box by Marianna Mayer( Book )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 613 libraries worldwide
Cursed with bad luck, a courageous young girl sets out in search of adventure, her only protection a little jewel box that she is to open only when in danger of death
Carlo Collodi's The adventures of Pinocchio by Marianna Mayer( Book )
3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 604 libraries worldwide
The adventures of a talking wooden marionette whose nose grew whenever he told a lie
Young Jesus of Nazareth by Marianna Mayer( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 593 libraries worldwide
Presents a picture of the early life of Jesus and the signs that revealed him as a very extraordinary child
Iduna and the magic apples by Marianna Mayer( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 589 libraries worldwide
The evil giant Thiassi vows to capture Iduna and her magic apples which give the gods on Valhalla everlasting life
Young Mary of Nazareth by Marianna Mayer( Book )
2 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 582 libraries worldwide
An account of the life of the Virgin Mary, from her own birth through her early years and education at the Temple to the birth of Jesus in Bethlehem
 
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Alternative Names
メイヤー, マリアンヌ
Languages
English (104)
Japanese (4)
French (3)
Dutch (1)
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