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Lawson, Robert 1892-1957

Works: 195 works in 1,030 publications in 22 languages and 54,107 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Biography  Christian fiction  Children's films  Short films  Animated films  Fantasy films  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Other
Classifications: PR3330, FIC
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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 )
116 editions published between 1936 and 2014 in 16 languages and held by 6,606 libraries worldwide
Ferdinand, a bull, loves to smell the flowers
Mr. Popper's penguins by Richard Atwater( Book )
95 editions published between 1938 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 6,017 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 )
103 editions published between 1944 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 5,587 libraries worldwide
New folks are coming to live in the Big House. The animals of Rabbit Hill wonder if they will plant a garden adn thus be good providers
Adam of the road by Elizabeth Gray Vining( Book )
48 editions published between 1942 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 4,746 libraries worldwide
The adventures of eleven-year-old Adam as he travels the open roads of thirteenth-century England searching for his missing father, a minstrel, and his stolen red spaniel, Nick
Ben and me : a new and astonishing life of Benjamin Franklin as written by his good mouse, Amos by Robert Lawson( Book )
48 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 4,015 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 )
22 editions published between 1940 and 1981 in English and Chinese and held by 3,536 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 )
29 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 2,345 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
Wee Gillis by Munro Leaf( Book )
27 editions published between 1938 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,527 libraries worldwide
Wee Gillis couldn't decide whether he wanted to be a Highlander and stalk stags, like his father, or a Lowlander like his mother, and raise long-haired cows
The tough winter by Robert Lawson( Book )
26 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,458 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
Pilgrim's progress by John Bunyan( Book )
5 editions published between 1939 and 1967 in English and held by 1,165 libraries worldwide
The pilgrim Christian undertakes the dangerous journey to the Celestial City, experiencing physical and spiritual obstacles along the way
Mr. Revere and I by Robert Lawson( file )
20 editions published between 1953 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 861 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
Watchwords of liberty; a pageant of American quotations by Robert Lawson( Book )
16 editions published between 1943 and 1986 in English and held by 857 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
The story of Ferdinand by Munro Leaf( Sound Recording )
23 editions published between 1962 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 752 libraries worldwide
Ferdinand likes to sit quietly and smell the flowers, but one day he gets stung by a bee and his snorting and stomping convince everyone that he is the fiercest of bulls
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 )
13 editions published between 1956 and 1984 in English and held by 702 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
The reluctant dragon by Kenneth Grahame( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 627 libraries worldwide
A lighthearted story that follow the adventures of a brave young boy who, emboldened by tales of brave knights, decides to pursue the horrible dragon this is terrifying the villagers. But what he discovers is a surprisingly friendly dragon that is more interested in receiting poetry and making music than devouring fair damsels. Now the young boy will have to stop the local hero before he challenges the dragon to a fiery battle
Rabbit Hill by Robert Lawson( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in English and held by 620 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 616 libraries worldwide
Poems about neighbors, relatives, sailors, fairies, royalty, and funny folk
Four & twenty blackbirds : nursery rhymes of yesterday recalled for children of to-day by Helen Dean Fish( Book )
8 editions published between 1937 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 610 libraries worldwide
Grades 1-4
Robbut, a tale of tails by Robert Lawson( Book )
12 editions published between 1948 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 596 libraries worldwide
Dissatisfied with his own tail, a young rabbit tries out that of a cat, a garter snake, and a fox
At that time by Robert Lawson( Book )
2 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Lawson's memories of himself as a boy growing up at the turn of the century
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Alternative Names
Lawson, R.
Robert Lawson
Robert Lawson Amerikaans schrijver (1892-1957)
Robert Lawson amerikansk författare
Robert Lawson amerikansk skribent
Robert Lawson amerykański pisarz i rysownik
Robert Lawson auteur et illustrateur de livres pour enfants
Robert Lawson US-amerikanischer Illustrator und Kinderbuchautor
Rōson, Robāto 1892-1957
Роберт Лосон
לאוסון, רוברט
לאוסון, רוברט 1957־1892
לוסון, רוברט 1892-1957
رابرت لاسون نویسنده آمریکایی
لوسون، روبرت
로손, 로버트 1892-1957
로슨, 로버트 1892-1957
ローソン, ロバート
English (542)
Spanish (26)
Chinese (21)
Dutch (11)
Swedish (9)
Japanese (7)
German (6)
Danish (5)
Afrikaans (4)
Portuguese (3)
Korean (3)
Finnish (3)
Arabic (2)
Hebrew (2)
Hungarian (2)
Polish (1)
Tamil (1)
Persian (1)
Latin (1)
Urdu (1)
Bengali (1)
Thai (1)
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