skip to content

Yeoman, John

Overview
Works: 170 works in 677 publications in 12 languages and 12,962 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Stories in rhyme  Folklore  Poetry  Humorous fiction  Nursery rhymes  Picture books  Humorous poetry  Fairy tales 
Roles: Author, Translator, Adapter, Artist, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.Y418, E
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about John Yeoman
Publications by John Yeoman
Most widely held works about John Yeoman
 
Most widely held works by John Yeoman
The wild washerwomen : a new folk tale by John Yeoman( Book )
57 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 1,112 libraries worldwide
Seven washerwomen, sick of their work, go on an uncontrollable rampage, only to meet their match in seven very dirty woodcutters
The bear's water picnic by John Yeoman( Book )
24 editions published between 1970 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 998 libraries worldwide
Relates how the bear and his friends went on a water picnic and were rescued by frogs
Mouse trouble by John Yeoman( Book )
26 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in English and held by 825 libraries worldwide
The mice grow fond of the miller's cat and save him when the grouchy master decides to rid himself of the worthless animal
The seven voyages of Sinbad the sailor by John Yeoman( Book )
11 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 671 libraries worldwide
A retelling of Sinbad's seven incredible voyages, filled with adventure and disaster
Sixes and sevens by John Yeoman( Book )
27 editions published between 1971 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 643 libraries worldwide
While traveling on a raft to Limber Lea, Barnaby picks up a varied assortment of passengers
Beer bouwt een winterhuis by John Yeoman( Book )
34 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 524 libraries worldwide
Since his animal houseguests kept him awake during the winter, bear goes back to sleep when spring arrives
Our village by John Yeoman( Book )
9 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and Dutch and held by 445 libraries worldwide
A collection of poems introducing the memorable residents of a village, including the baker, Mr. Crumb, absent-minded Dotty Lou, and Mr. Mandolini and his dancing bear
Three little owls by Emanuele Luzzati( Book )
9 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in English and held by 386 libraries worldwide
Three irrepressible little owls mischievously journey around the world for a year between Christmas holidays
The singing tortoise and other animal folktales by John Yeoman( Book )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and French and held by 335 libraries worldwide
Dyreeventyr for forskellige lande
The young performing horse by John Yeoman( Book )
9 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in English and Dutch and held by 328 libraries worldwide
A brother and sister and their unusually talented horse journey to London to seek their fortunes as actors
The do-it-yourself house that Jack built by John Yeoman( Book )
13 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 305 libraries worldwide
Illustrations accompanying the cumulative nursery rhyme about the chain of events that start when Jack builds a house tell a story different from the traditional one
The improbable book of records by Quentin Blake( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 257 libraries worldwide
Includes the achievements of the American chicken pox spot record holder, the oldest international cross-country unicyclist, the highest jumping flea with a wooden leg, and other similar record-breaking events
Old Mother Hubbard's dog takes up sport by John Yeoman( Book )
4 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in Dutch and English and held by 256 libraries worldwide
When Old Mother Hubbard criticizes her dog for being lazy, he begins playing a variety of sports, creating havoc around the house and leaving Old Mother Hubbard exhausted
Old Mother Hubbard's dog dresses up by John Yeoman( Book )
5 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and Dutch and held by 252 libraries worldwide
When Old Mother Hubbard complains to her dog about the ragged condition of his coat, he resorts to wearing a variety of disguises and drives her to distraction
Old Mother Hubbard's dog learns to play by John Yeoman( Book )
3 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 249 libraries worldwide
When Old Mother Hubbard suggests her dog learn to play, rather than read all day, he takes her words literally, driving her crazy by enthusiastically playing a variety of musical instruments
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Alternative Names
ヨーマン, ジョン
Languages
English (162)
French (21)
Spanish (16)
Dutch (14)
Chinese (11)
Japanese (4)
Italian (3)
Portuguese (2)
Arabic (2)
Panjabi (1)
Russian (1)
Nepali (1)
Covers
Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.