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Bolliger, Max

Overview
Works: 533 works in 1,826 publications in 21 languages and 9,001 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore  Fairy tales  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Creator, Other, Translator, Contributor, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Librettist, Redactor, Adapter, Book designer, Narrator
Classifications: PZ7.B635915, [E]
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 by Max Bolliger( Book )
14 editions published between 1972 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 648 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 576 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 most beautiful song by Max Bolliger( Book )
61 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in 10 languages and held by 496 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 giants' feast by Max Bolliger( Book )
42 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 406 libraries worldwide
Little Giant's feat so amazes the Big Giants that he is crowned King for a Whole Year
The lonely prince by Max Bolliger( Book )
22 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in 6 languages and held by 387 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 325 libraries worldwide
After four animals tell fables which hurt the feelings of their animal friends, the lion tells a fable which heals everyone
David by Max Bolliger( Book )
48 editions published between 1965 and 1995 in 7 languages and held by 273 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
The bridge across by Max Bolliger( Book )
67 editions published between 1979 and 2007 in 14 languages and held by 263 libraries worldwide
The friendship between two children leads to the construction of a bridge by their previously feuding parents
La montagna degli orsi by Max Bolliger( Book )
49 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in 11 languages and held by 254 libraries worldwide
Three bears ascend the mountain, but only those with courage and determination reach the top
Il flauto del pastore : una leggenda dell'Avvento per bambini e adulti by Max Bolliger( Book )
54 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in 10 languages and held by 243 libraries worldwide
Grote kleurige illustraties met een beknopte tekst vertellen het verhaal van Jezus' geboorte
Daniel by Max Bolliger( Book )
39 editions published between 1968 and 1997 in 7 languages and held by 243 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
Joseph by Max Bolliger( Book )
6 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and German and held by 229 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the Old Testament story of Joseph, whose jealous brothers sold him into slavery for twenty pieces of silver
The fireflies; a story by Max Bolliger( Book )
2 editions published between 1970 and 1977 in English and held by 221 libraries worldwide
A firefly grows up, learns the virtues and hazards in lighting up the night, and has his own family
The golden apple, a story by Max Bolliger( Book )
6 editions published between 1970 and 1979 in English and German and held by 198 libraries worldwide
Each animal feels the golden apple in the forest belongs to him but in the end none can get it
The wooden man by Max Bolliger( Book )
10 editions published between 1974 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 132 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
Sandy at the children's zoo by Klaus Brunner( Book )
2 editions published in 1967 in German and English and held by 114 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
Renard & renard by Max Bolliger( Book )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in German and French and held by 102 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
A winter story by Max Bolliger( Book )
25 editions published between 1900 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 97 libraries worldwide
En hårdhjertet mand bliver sin egoisme kvit, da han søger efter en lille dreng, han selv har sendt ud i kulden
Enanos y gigantes by Max Bolliger( Book )
21 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in 5 languages and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Two giants enslave the dwarfs, then fight each other, causing the dwarfs to choose sides and fight each other. Eventually the old dwarfs die off and the young ones, who believe in freedom, drive away the giants
Bim, bam, bum by Max Bolliger( Book )
11 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in 4 languages and held by 80 libraries worldwide
Die 3 Bären werden so berühmt, daß der Bürgermeister von ihnen ein Porträt anfertigen läßt. Doch mit dem Ergebnis ist keiner zufrieden. - Warmherzige Geschichte von der Anerkennung der Besonderheiten des Einzelnen. (ab 5)
 
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Alternative Names
Boliñjara, Mekasa 1929-2013
Bolliger-Laimgruber, .. 1929-2013
Bolliger, M
Borigā, Makkusu 1929-2013
Boriga, Matsukusu 1929-2013
Макс Болигер
볼리거, 막스 1929-2013
ボッリガー, マックス
ボリガー, マックス
Languages
German (227)
English (80)
Spanish (57)
Italian (29)
French (22)
Afrikaans (17)
Dutch (11)
Finnish (9)
Danish (9)
Catalan (7)
Romansh (4)
Chinese (4)
Swedish (3)
Frisian (3)
Japanese (2)
Korean (2)
Hungarian (2)
Norwegian (2)
Gujarati (2)
Ladino (1)
Slovenian (1)
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