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Blegvad, Erik

Overview
Works: 186 works in 732 publications in 11 languages and 43,319 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Poetry  Picture books  Fantasy fiction  History  Folklore  Biographies  Nonsense verse 
Roles: Illustrator, Translator, Author, Signer, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PZ7.V816, E
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Erik Blegvad
Publications by Erik Blegvad
Publications by Erik Blegvad, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Erik Blegvad
 
Most widely held works by Erik Blegvad
The tenth good thing about Barney by Judith Viorst( Archival Material )
53 editions published between 1971 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 3,593 libraries worldwide
Barney, the family cat, dies and a young boy is very sad. His mother suggests he think of ten good things about his pet to recite at the backyard funeral. His father helps him find the tenth thing which helps the boy accept the death of his cat. Suggested level: primary
The Gammage cup by Carol Kendall( Book )
19 editions published between 1959 and 2008 in English and held by 2,103 libraries worldwide
A handful of Minnipins, a sober and sedate people, rise up against the Periods, the leading family of an isolated mountain valley, and are exiled to a mountain where they discover that the ancient enemies of their people are preparing to attack
Cat walk by Mary Stolz( Book )
8 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 1,379 libraries worldwide
Yearning to be more than just a barnyard rat catcher, a young cat in search of a name embarks on a journey that finally leads him to a special place he can call a home
Anna Banana and me by Lenore Blegvad( Book )
34 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,350 libraries worldwide
Ana Bananaś fearlessness inspires a playmate to face his own fears
Sea clocks : the story of longitude by Louise Borden( Book )
12 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and Altaic [Other] and held by 1,214 libraries worldwide
This is the story of John Harrison, an Englishman, who worked tirelessly for more than forty years to create a perfect sea clock
The winter bear by Ruth Craft( Book )
26 editions published between 1974 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 1,093 libraries worldwide
Recounts in rhyme the adventures of three children out on a winter walk
Seasons : a book of poems by Charlotte Zolotow( Book )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 1,086 libraries worldwide
An illustrated collection of children's poems about the seasons as experienced by children
Hurry, hurry, Mary dear! by N. M Bodecker( Book )
22 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,070 libraries worldwide
A woman frantically rushes to prepare for the fast-approaching winter while her husband sits idly by
The three little pigs by Yuri Salzman( Book )
42 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 926 libraries worldwide
Only one of the three pig brothers survives the hazardous experience of building a house
The young Hans Christian Andersen by Karen Hesse( Book )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 924 libraries worldwide
Hans Christian Andersen's early life inspired many of his most famous tales. The author relates Andersen's own youthful experiences to "The Ugly Duckling," "The Ice Maiden," and other stories he later created
I like to be little by Charlotte Zolotow( Book )
5 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in French and English and held by 842 libraries worldwide
A little girl, answering her mother's question about why she likes to be little, describes some of the special pleasures of being a child
Plenty of fish by Millicent E Selsam( Book )
7 editions published between 1960 and 1976 in English and held by 677 libraries worldwide
A young boy buys two goldfish and learns about fish food, the way fish breathe, and why plants are needed in a fish bowl
May I visit? by Charlotte Zolotow( Book )
12 editions published between 1976 and 1991 in 4 languages and held by 673 libraries worldwide
A little girl asks if she may return home to visit when she grows up and no longer spills powder in the bathroom or knocks over the plants
Twelve tales by H. C Andersen( Book )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 654 libraries worldwide
A collection of twelve fairy tales by Hans Christian Andersen
Someone new by Charlotte Zolotow( Book )
6 editions published between 1978 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 616 libraries worldwide
A youngster discovers changes within himself as he matures and acquires new interests
Riddle road : puzzles in poems and pictures by Elizabeth Spires( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 611 libraries worldwide
A collection of twenty-six original riddles with clues given in the illustrations
The Finches' fabulous furnace by Roger W Drury( Book )
6 editions published between 1971 and 1985 in English and held by 580 libraries worldwide
When the Finch family moves into the only available house in Ashfield, they find it has a very strange heating system
The complete book of dragons by E Nesbit( Book )
11 editions published between 1972 and 1985 in English and held by 516 libraries worldwide
A collection of nine tales in which children outwit an assortment of dragons
Miss Bianca in the Orient by Margery Sharp( Book )
8 editions published between 1970 and 1993 in English and held by 507 libraries worldwide
As Perpetual Madam President of the Mouse Prisoners' Aid Society, Miss Bianca must try to save the life of a young court page sentenced to death by the heartless Ranee of the Orient
Self-portrait, Erik Blegvad by Erik Blegvad( Book )
3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
A well-known illustrator discourses on himself, his life, and his work
 
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Alternative Names
Blegvad, E.
Blegvad, Eric 1923-
ブレグバッド, エリック
ブレッグバッド, エリック
Languages
English (196)
French (43)
Spanish (24)
Dutch (9)
Italian (5)
Swedish (4)
German (2)
Chinese (2)
Catalan (2)
Altaic [Other] (1)
Japanese (1)
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