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Duvoisin, Roger 1900-1980

Works: 504 works in 2,115 publications in 18 languages and 67,225 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Picture books  Folklore  Fantasy fiction  Fairy tales  Stories, plots, etc 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Editor, Creator, Other, Draftsman, Bibliographic antecedent, Artist, Originator
Classifications: PZ7.T732, 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
White snow, bright snow by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
43 editions published between 1947 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 4,490 libraries worldwide
When it begins to look, feel, and smell like snow, everyone prepares for a winter blizzard
Petunia by Roger Duvoisin( Book )
106 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 3,656 libraries worldwide
Petunia, the goose, learns that possessing knowledge does not mean carrying a book around constantly
The happy lion by Louise Fatio( Book )
158 editions published between 1954 and 2017 in 17 languages and held by 2,432 libraries worldwide
When the door to his house at the zoo is left open a lion decides to visit his friends, but he quickly learns that people are not nearly as polite or friendly in town as when they visit him at the zoo
Hide and seek fog by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
27 editions published between 1965 and 2016 in English and Japanese and held by 2,300 libraries worldwide
A fog rolls in from the sea for three days and only the children are able to enjoy it
Veronica by Roger Duvoisin( Book )
39 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,997 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 )
16 editions published between 1952 and 1953 in English and held by 1,274 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
Petunia's Christmas by Roger Duvoisin( Book )
21 editions published between 1952 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,273 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
Donkey-donkey by Roger Duvoisin( Book )
25 editions published between 1933 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,105 libraries worldwide
The little donkey was unhappy because, of all the animals on the farm, he had the only ears that stuck straight up
The happy lion roars by Louise Fatio( Book )
58 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,085 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
Favorite fairy tales told in France by Virginia Haviland( Book )
12 editions published between 1959 and 1994 in English and Japanese and held by 1,053 libraries worldwide
Juvenile fiction
Autumn harvest by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
11 editions published between 1951 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 981 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 )
16 editions published between 1951 and 1992 in 5 languages and held by 949 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 890 libraries worldwide
After some experimenting, Petunia discovers that the grass on her side of the fence is better than any other
Our Veronica goes to Petunia's farm by Roger Duvoisin( Book )
15 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in English and Korean and held by 838 libraries worldwide
When Veronica arrives at Petunia's farm, the animals object to her ways and looks until she gets sick, at which time, they decide they like her after all
The beaver pond by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
5 editions published between 1970 and 1973 in English and held by 835 libraries worldwide
The beavers dam a stream and create a pond which is valuable to many creatures
Petunia, I love you by Roger Duvoisin( Book )
6 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 776 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
The talking cat, and other stories of French Canada by Natalie Savage Carlson( Book )
8 editions published between 1952 and 1969 in English and German and held by 759 libraries worldwide
Seven tales that helped comprise the evenings' entertainment for French Canadians before radio and television
The rain puddle by Adelaide Holl( Book )
21 editions published between 1965 and 2017 in English and German and held by 753 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 happy lion in Africa by Louise Fatio( Book )
67 editions published between 1955 and 2009 in 9 languages and held by 734 libraries worldwide
The happy lion is bewildered by the way the wild animals in Africa behave and is happy to go back to his home town. Kindergarten - Grade 2
A for the ark by Roger Duvoisin( Book )
22 editions published between 1952 and 1972 in English and French and held by 699 libraries worldwide
Alphabet book based on the Biblical story of Noah and the Ark. Illustrated in color. Preschool - Grade 3
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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
Dyuboazan, Rojā 1900-1980
Roger Duvoisin Duits schrijver (1904-1980)
Roger Duvoisin Swiss-American children's book illustrator and writer
Roger Duvoisin Swiss-American children's illustrator and writer
דיוואזין, רוג'ר
רוז'ה דיוואזן
뒤바젱, 로저 1900-1980
뒤봐젱, 로저 1900-1980
듀보이신, 로저 1900-1980
デュボアザン, ロジャー
デュボワザン, ロジャー
English (402)
German (146)
Danish (39)
French (19)
Japanese (19)
Chinese (16)
Swedish (12)
Afrikaans (8)
Spanish (6)
Catalan (5)
Dutch (5)
Norwegian (4)
Korean (4)
Slovenian (2)
Zulu (2)
Kalatdlisut (1)
Northern Sami (1)
Finnish (1)
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