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Duvoisin, Roger 1900-1980

Overview
Works: 446 works in 1,052 publications in 3 languages and 58,243 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fairy tales  Folklore  Pictorial works  Picture books 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: PZ8.H295, [E]
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Publications about Roger Duvoisin
Publications by Roger Duvoisin
Publications by Roger Duvoisin, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Roger Duvoisin
The happy lion by Louise Fatio( Book )
59 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 6,013 libraries worldwide
The Happy Lion is extremely unhappy because he is lonesome, so when a circus comes around and he sees the Beautiful Lioness, he brings her back to the zoo with him
Hide and seek fog by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
19 editions published between 1965 and 1988 in English and held by 2,338 libraries worldwide
A fog rolls in from the sea for three days and only the children enjoy it
Petunia's Christmas by Roger Duvoisin( Book )
22 editions published between 1952 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,379 libraries worldwide
A goose, to save a handsome gander who is being fattened for Christmas, disguises herself as a monster, begs, and makes and sells Christmas decorations
Veronica by Roger Duvoisin( Book )
17 editions published between 1961 and 2006 in English and Danish and held by 1,345 libraries worldwide
A hippopotamus who is never noticed among all the other hippopotamuses sets out to find a country where she can be conspicuous, but finds city life not so great
Amahl and the night visitors by Gian Carlo Menotti( Book )
5 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 1,086 libraries worldwide
The story of a crippled shepherd boy who entertained the Wise Men on their way to Bethlehem, of the simple gift he gave them for the Christ Child, and of the miraculous gift he received in return
Donkey-donkey by Roger Duvoisin( Book )
15 editions published between 1940 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,076 libraries worldwide
The little donkey was unhappy because, of all the animals on the farm, he had the only ears that stuck straight up
Favorite fairy tales told in France by Virginia Haviland( Book )
3 editions published between 1959 and 1967 in English and held by 1,067 libraries worldwide
Juvenile fiction
Autumn harvest by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
5 editions published between 1951 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,062 libraries worldwide
Autumn brings the first frost, migrating geese, burning leaves, and a fine harvest
The camel who took a walk by Jack Tworkov( Book )
6 editions published between 1951 and 1992 in English and held by 979 libraries worldwide
A camel takes a walk through a jungle and catches the eye of a tiger
Petunia, beware! by Roger Duvoisin( Book )
21 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 965 libraries worldwide
After some experimenting, Petunia discovers that the grass on her side of the fence is better than any other
The beaver pond by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 877 libraries worldwide
The beavers dam a stream and create a pond which is valuable to many creatures
The talking cat, and other stories of French Canada by Natalie Savage Carlson( Book )
3 editions published between 1952 and 1955 in English and held by 804 libraries worldwide
Seven tales that helped comprise the evenings' entertainment for French Canadians before radio and television
Petunia, I love you by Roger Duvoisin( Book )
6 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 799 libraries worldwide
A raccoon tricks Petunia into walking in the forest with him, in hopes of a goose dinner, but his plans are foiled and they end up as true friends
Veronica's smile by Roger Duvoisin( Book )
14 editions published between 1962 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 784 libraries worldwide
Veronica's enormous mouth is handy for hiding and rescuing things
The rain puddle by Adelaide Holl( Book )
9 editions published between 1965 and 1996 in English and held by 766 libraries worldwide
Various farmyard animals are alarmed by their reflection in a rain puddle. They think one of their species is drowning. To their relief when the sun dries up the puddle there are no animals there
The hungry leprechaun by Mary Calhoun( Book )
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 763 libraries worldwide
Once upon a time when everyone in Ireland was poor and hungry, young Patrick O'Callahan plans to get rich by catching a leprechaun, but the one he catches is also poor and hungry and moreover he has almost forgotten how to make his magic work
Veronica and the birthday present by Roger Duvoisin( Book )
6 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 731 libraries worldwide
The friendship that develops between a kitten and a hippoppotamus causes great commotion on two neighboring farms
Wobble, the witch cat by Mary Calhoun( Book )
1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 723 libraries worldwide
Wobble the witch cat can't hold on to Maggie the witch's slippery new broom and tries to avoid riding with her until an unexpected solution to the problem presents itself
A for the ark by Roger Duvoisin( Book )
15 editions published between 1952 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 717 libraries worldwide
Alphabet book based on the Biblical story of Noah and the Ark. Illustrated in color. Preschool - Grade 3
Christmas on the Mayflower by Wilma Pitchford Hays( Book )
2 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 714 libraries worldwide
Holiday stories
 
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Alternative Names
Duvoisin, Roger 1900-
Duvoisin, Roger Antoine
Duvoisin, Roger Antoine 1900-
Duvoisin, Roger Antoine 1900-1980
Duvoisin, Roger Antoine 1904-
Duvoisin, Roger Antoine 1904-1980
デュボアザン, ロジャー
デュボワザン, ロジャー
Languages
English (223)
Danish (1)
French (1)
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