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Duvoisin, Roger 1900-1980

Overview
Works: 410 works in 1,378 publications in 15 languages and 65,492 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fairy tales  Folklore  Picture books  Pictorial works  Stories, plots, etc  Fantasy fiction  Meditations  Christmas stories 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Other, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor
Classifications: PZ8.H295, E
Publication Timeline
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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 )
25 editions published between 1947 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 4,460 libraries worldwide
At the first snowfall of the year, all the grown-ups do their usual things when a snowstorm comes, while the children are filled with wonder
Petunia by Roger Duvoisin( Book )
55 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,972 libraries worldwide
Petunia, the goose, learns that possessing knowledge does not mean carrying a book around constantly
Hide and seek fog by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
23 editions published between 1965 and 1988 in English and held by 2,333 libraries worldwide
A fog rolls in from the sea for three days and only the children enjoy it
The happy lion by Louise Fatio( Book )
53 editions published between 1954 and 2015 in 13 languages and held by 2,198 libraries worldwide
A friendly lion escapes from the zoo and roams through the town
Veronica by Roger Duvoisin( Book )
25 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,969 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 )
12 editions published between 1952 and 1953 in English and German and held by 1,310 libraries worldwide
Relates how a crippled young shepherd comes to accompany the three Kings on their way to pay hommage to the newborn Jesus
Petunia's Christmas by Roger Duvoisin( Book )
15 editions published between 1952 and 2005 in English and Undetermined 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
The three happy lions by Louise Fatio( Book )
22 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,079 libraries worldwide
The happy lion and the lioness send their cub, Francois, out into the world to find an occupation
Donkey-donkey by Roger Duvoisin( Book )
17 editions published between 1933 and 2016 in English and Japanese and held by 1,074 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 Ireland by Virginia Haviland( Book )
6 editions published between 1959 and 1994 in English and Japanese and held by 1,065 libraries worldwide
Juvenile fiction
The happy lion roars by Louise Fatio( Book )
19 editions published between 1957 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 1,030 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
Autumn harvest by Alvin Tresselt( Book )
10 editions published between 1951 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 1,007 libraries worldwide
Autumn brings the first frost, migrating geese, burning leaves, and a fine harvest
Our Veronica goes to Petunia's farm by Roger Duvoisin( Book )
14 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in English and Korean and held by 965 libraries worldwide
When Veronica arrives at Petunia's farm, the animals object to her ways and looks until she gets sick and they decide they like her after all
The camel who took a walk by Jack Tworkov( Book )
15 editions published between 1951 and 1992 in 5 languages and held by 956 libraries worldwide
A camel takes a walk through a jungle and catches the eye of a tiger
Petunia, beware! by Roger Duvoisin( Book )
20 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 921 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 )
2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 869 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 796 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 )
5 editions published between 1952 and 1969 in English and German and held by 766 libraries worldwide
Seven tales that helped comprise the evenings' entertainment for French Canadians before radio and television
The rain puddle by Adelaide Holl( Book )
8 editions published between 1965 and 1996 in English and held by 728 libraries worldwide
Various farmyard animals are alarmed by their reflection in a rain puddle and 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 722 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
 
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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 illustrator and writer
רוז'ה דיוואזן
뒤바젱, 로저 1900-1980
뒤봐젱, 로저 1900-1980
デュボアザン, ロジャー
デュボワザン, ロジャー
Languages
English (271)
German (21)
Japanese (19)
Chinese (11)
French (7)
Danish (6)
Swedish (5)
Afrikaans (4)
Korean (4)
Spanish (3)
Norwegian (3)
Zulu (2)
Kalatdlisut (1)
Catalan (1)
Slovenian (1)
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