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Lawson, Robert 1892-1957

Overview
Works: 184 works in 1,001 publications in 16 languages and 55,381 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Biography  Christian fiction  Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Legends  Allegories  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PZ7.L4384, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Robert Lawson
Publications by Robert Lawson
Publications by Robert Lawson, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Robert Lawson
The story of Ferdinand by Munro Leaf( Book )
160 editions published between 1936 and 2011 in 14 languages and held by 6,744 libraries worldwide
Ferdinand, a bull, loves to smell the flowers
Mr. Popper's penguins by Richard Atwater( Book )
85 editions published between 1938 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 6,576 libraries worldwide
Relates how the unexpected delivery of a large crate containing a live penguin changes the life of Mr. Popper, a house painter obsessed by dreams of the polar region
Rabbit hill by Robert Lawson( Book )
76 editions published between 1944 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 5,574 libraries worldwide
New folks are coming to live in the Big House. The animals of Rabbit Hill wonder if they will plant a garden and thus be good providers
Adam of the road by Elizabeth Gray Vining( Book )
46 editions published between 1942 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 4,703 libraries worldwide
The adventures of eleven-year-old Adam as he travels the open roads of 13th century England searching for his missing father and his stolen dog
Ben and me : a new and astonishing life of Benjamin Franklin as written by his good mouse, Amos by Robert Lawson( Book )
46 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in English and held by 4,118 libraries worldwide
Benjamin Franklin's companion, Amos the mouse, recounts how he was responsible for Franklin's inventions and discoveries
They were strong and good by Robert Lawson( Book )
25 editions published between 1940 and 1981 in English and Chinese and held by 3,539 libraries worldwide
Relates the story of the author's grandparents and parents, who, though not famous, helped build the United States
Mr. Revere and I : being an account of certain episodes in the career of Paul Revere, Esq., as recently revealed by his horse, Scheherazade, late pride of His Royal Majesty's 14th Regiment of Foot by Robert Lawson( Book )
28 editions published between 1952 and 2010 in English and held by 2,390 libraries worldwide
The life of the Revere family and the doings of the Sons of Liberty as told from the point of view of Paul Revere's horse
The tough winter by Robert Lawson( Book )
24 editions published between 1954 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,546 libraries worldwide
The hard winter that Analdas, the old Rabbit, prophesies comes to pass in more ways than one for the dwellers of Rabbit Hill when the "Folk" go away and leave a neglectful Caretaker with a mean Dog in charge
Wee Gillis by Munro Leaf( Book )
17 editions published between 1938 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,530 libraries worldwide
Wee Gillis couldn't decide whether he wanted to be a Highlander like his father, and stalk stags, or a Lowlander like his mother, and raise long-haired cows
The great wheel by Robert Lawson( Book )
17 editions published between 1957 and 2004 in English and held by 1,380 libraries worldwide
Eighteen-year-old Conn leaves Ireland and sails to America, where he helps build the first Ferris wheel for the World's Columbian Exposition of 1893
Pilgrim's progress by John Bunyan( Book )
5 editions published between 1939 and 1967 in English and held by 1,200 libraries worldwide
The pilgrim Christian forsakes the world in order to undertake the dangerous journey to the Celestial City, experiencing numerous crises and temptations along the way
Ben and me by Robert Lawson( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 1,050 libraries worldwide
Benjamin Franklin's companion, Amos the mouse, recounts how he was responsible for Franklin's inventions and discoveries
Watchwords of liberty; a pageant of American quotations by Robert Lawson( Book )
14 editions published between 1943 and 1986 in English and held by 896 libraries worldwide
"Here are the words of great Americans in war and peace-more than fifty of the famous quotations which highlight memorable moments in our American history from the days of the Pilgrims." Publisher's note
Mr. Revere and I by Robert Lawson( file )
17 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 887 libraries worldwide
An account of the life of the Revere family and the activities of the Sons of Liberty as told from the point of view of Paul Revere's horse
Captain Kidd's cat : being the true and dolorous chronicle of Wm Kidd, gent. & merchant of New York, late captain of the Adventure Galley ; of the vicissitudes attending his unfortunate cruise in eastern waters, of his incarceration in Newgate Prison, of his unjust trial and execution, as narrated by his faithful cat, McDermot, who ought to know by Robert Lawson( Book )
15 editions published between 1956 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 733 libraries worldwide
McDermot the cat sails aboard the Adventure with the infamous pirate and his crew, presenting an inside view of life on the high seas along with surprising revelations about his notorious master
Under the tent of the sky; a collection of poems about animals large and small by John Edmund Brewton( Book )
1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 704 libraries worldwide
A collection of poetry about real animals and some that never were
Rabbit Hill by Robert Lawson( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in English and held by 657 libraries worldwide
Delightful tale of what happens when the animals of Rabbit Hill learn that new folks are moving into the big, empty house
Gaily we parade; a collection of poems about people, here, there & everywhere by John Edmund Brewton( Book )
12 editions published between 1940 and 1970 in English and held by 644 libraries worldwide
The jolly groups in these poems have lots of surprises-- you'll never know who you'll meet on the next page. There are verses from Mother Goose, and from the great poets of the past, as well as from hosts of present-day writers. They write about country folk, fairy folk, royal folk-- a long procession of people you know or would like to know
Four & twenty blackbirds : nursery rhymes of yesterday recalled for children of to-day by Helen Dean Fish( Book )
6 editions published between 1937 and 1965 in English and held by 623 libraries worldwide
Grades 1-4
Robbut, a tale of tails by Robert Lawson( Book )
13 editions published between 1948 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 622 libraries worldwide
Dissatisfied with his own tail, a young rabbit tries out that of a cat, a garter snake, and a fox
 
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Alternative Names
Lawson, R.
Robert Lawson
Rōson, Robāto 1892-1957
לאוסון, רוברט
לאוסון, רוברט 1957־1892
לוסון, רוברט 1892-1957
لوسون، روبرت
ローソン, ロバート
Languages
English (555)
German (18)
Spanish (17)
Dutch (9)
Swedish (7)
Chinese (6)
Afrikaans (6)
Japanese (5)
Danish (5)
Polish (4)
Latin (3)
French (2)
Arabic (2)
Korean (2)
Urdu (1)
Bengali (1)
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