skip to content

Ginsburg, Mirra

Overview
Works: 172 works in 510 publications in 3 languages and 34,309 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Humor  Folklore  Picture books 
Roles: Compiler, Translator, Editor, Creator
Classifications: PZ8.1.G455, [E]
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about Mirra Ginsburg
Publications by Mirra Ginsburg
Publications by Mirra Ginsburg, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Mirra Ginsburg
 
Most widely held works by Mirra Ginsburg
Mushroom in the rain by Mirra Ginsburg( Book )
32 editions published between 1974 and 1996 in English and German and held by 2,319 libraries worldwide
How can an ant, butterfly, mouse, sparrow, and rabbit all take shelter from the rain under the same mushroom when originally there was room only for the ant? Vividly colored humorous pen-and-ink illustrations greatly enhance the simple tale of an ant who takes shelter under a small mushroom during a downpour
Across the stream by Mirra Ginsburg( Book )
13 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in English and held by 2,204 libraries worldwide
A hen and three chicks are saved from a bad dream by a duck and three ducklings
Good morning, chick by Mirra Ginsburg( Book )
23 editions published between 1980 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,063 libraries worldwide
When he tries to imitate a rooster, a newly-hatched chick falls in a puddle
The chick and the duckling by V Suteev( Book )
40 editions published between 1972 and 2004 in English and Danish and held by 2,058 libraries worldwide
Hatched at the same time, the chick does fine imitating the duckling until the latter goes for a swim
The Chinese mirror by Mirra Ginsburg( Book )
5 editions published between 1987 and 1998 in English and held by 1,252 libraries worldwide
A retelling of a traditional Korean tale in which a mirror brought from China causes confusion within a family as each member looks in it and sees a different stranger
Clay boy by Mirra Ginsburg( Book )
4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 1,228 libraries worldwide
Wanting a son, an old man and woman make a clay boy who comes to life and begins eating everything in sight until he meets a clever goat
Asleep, asleep by Mirra Ginsburg( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 1,162 libraries worldwide
Everything everywhere is asleep except for the wind and one wakeful child
Two greedy bears by Mirra Ginsburg( Book )
17 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and held by 1,018 libraries worldwide
A clever fox teaches two bears a lesson about greed
The sun's asleep behind the hill by Mirra Ginsburg( Book )
6 editions published between 1982 and 2000 in English and held by 1,010 libraries worldwide
The sun, the breeze, the leaves, the bird, the squirrel, and the child all grow tired after a long day and go to sleep
The dragon : fifteen stories by Evgeniĭ Ivanovich Zami︠a︡tin( Book )
8 editions published between 1967 and 1976 in English and held by 961 libraries worldwide
How the sun was brought back to the sky by Mirra Ginsburg( Book )
4 editions published between 1975 and 1992 in English and held by 959 libraries worldwide
After the sun fails to shine for the third day, three chicks go in search of it with the help of their animal friends
Where does the sun go at night? by Mirra Ginsburg( Book )
6 editions published between 1981 and 1989 in English and held by 954 libraries worldwide
Every night the sun goes to the house of his grandma, the deep blue sky, is tucked in bed by his grandpa, the wind, and is awakened the following day by the morning
Four brave sailors by Mirra Ginsburg( Book )
4 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 877 libraries worldwide
Four mice are brave sailors who fear nothing except the cat
Three kittens by V Suteev( Book )
11 editions published between 1973 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 747 libraries worldwide
Three playful kittens change colors as they chase a mouse, a toad, and a fish
The fatal eggs, and other Soviet satire by Mirra Ginsburg( Book )
8 editions published between 1965 and 1968 in English and held by 695 libraries worldwide
The king who tried to fry an egg on his head by Mirra Ginsburg( Book )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 672 libraries worldwide
A poor and foolish king marries off his three daughters to the Sun, the Moon, and the Raven and then tries to copy their special talents
The magic stove by Mirra Ginsburg( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 550 libraries worldwide
An old man, his wife, and their rooster enjoy the delicious pies their magic stove bakes for them, until a greedy king comes to visit
How Wilka went to sea, and other tales from west of the Urals by Mirra Ginsburg( Book )
3 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 546 libraries worldwide
A retelling of ten traditional Finno-Ugric and Turkic tales representing nine separate cultures of the Soviet Union
The strongest one of all : based on a Caucasian folktale by Mirra Ginsburg( Book )
7 editions published between 1977 and 1990 in English and held by 545 libraries worldwide
A lamb asks the ice, sun, cloud, rain, earth, and grass who is the strongest one of all and reaches a surprising conclusion
Three rolls and one doughnut by Mirra Ginsburg( Book )
3 editions published between 1970 and 1973 in English and held by 544 libraries worldwide
A collection of brief tales, riddles, and fables from various parts of Russia
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Alternative Names
Ginsberg, Mirra, 1909-2000
Ginzubāgu, Mira
ギンズバーグ, ミラ
Languages
English (198)
Danish (2)
German (1)
Covers
Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.