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Nesbit, E. (Edith) 1858-1924

Overview
Works: 1,038 works in 3,708 publications in 17 languages and 54,630 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Fairy tales  Folklore  Biography  Fantasy fiction  Drama  Short stories  Adventure stories 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Author, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Compiler, Creator, Adapter
Classifications: PZ8.B612, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Publications by E Nesbit, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by E Nesbit
The railway children by E Nesbit( Book )
360 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 4,752 libraries worldwide
When their father is sent away, three London children move to the country where they keep busy preventing accidents on the railway, making friends, and learning about themselves
The enchanted castle by E Nesbit( Book )
116 editions published between 1906 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,576 libraries worldwide
Four English children find a wonderful world of magic through an enchanted wishing ring
The phoenix and the carpet by E Nesbit( Book )
130 editions published between 1903 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,752 libraries worldwide
Four English children have a wonderful adventure with a flying carpet and a flame-colored bird, the Phoenix
The railway children by E Nesbit( Sound Recording )
97 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,391 libraries worldwide
When their father is sent away to prison, three London children move to the country where they keep busy preventing accidents on the nearby railway, making many new friends, and generally learning a good deal about themselves
The story of the amulet by E Nesbit( Book )
132 editions published between 1906 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,305 libraries worldwide
Half of the sand-fairy's magic amulet transports four London children back to the worlds of ancient Egypt, Rome, Babylon, and Atlantis
Melisande by E Nesbit( Book )
21 editions published between 1982 and 1999 in 7 languages and held by 1,304 libraries worldwide
Cursed by an evil fairy at her christening, Princess Melisande grows up bald but finds herself facing another set of problems when her wish for golden hair is fulfilled
Jack and the beanstalk by E Nesbit( Book )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 1,239 libraries worldwide
A boy climbs to the top of a giant beanstalk, where he uses his quick wits to outsmart a giant and make his and his mother's fortune
The book of beasts by E Nesbit( Book )
11 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in English and held by 1,174 libraries worldwide
As young King Lionel turns the pages of his magical book, a hungry red dragon and other creatures in the illustrations come to life
The story of the treasure seekers : being the adventures of the Bastable children in search of a fortune by E Nesbit( Book )
77 editions published between 1899 and 2013 in English and held by 912 libraries worldwide
The six Bastable children try to restore their family's fortune using a variety of schemes taken from books, including finding buried treasure, rescuing someone from bandits, and starting a newspaper
The magic city by E Nesbit( Book )
43 editions published between 1910 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 764 libraries worldwide
An extremely unhappy ten-year-old magically escapes into a city he has built out of books, chessmen, candlesticks, and other household items
The complete book of dragons by E Nesbit( Book )
30 editions published between 1972 and 2006 in English and Polish and held by 752 libraries worldwide
A collection of nine tales in which children outwit an assortment of dragons
The house of Arden by E Nesbit( Book )
49 editions published between 1908 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 713 libraries worldwide
After the presumed death of their long-absent father, Edred inherits the title of Lord Arden and moves with his sister Elfrida into the decrepit family castle where they find an ancient spell that conjures up the magical Mouldiwarp and, with his help, set off on a journey through time in search of the lost Arden treasure
The best of Shakespeare by E Nesbit( Book )
15 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 633 libraries worldwide
Simplified prose retellings of Romeo and Juliet, Hamlet, The Merchant of Venice, Othello, The Tempest, King Lear, Macbeth, As You Like It, Twelfth Night, and The Winter's Tale
The deliverers of their country by E Nesbit( Book )
17 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 631 libraries worldwide
Effie and her brother Harry find a way to save Britain from a plague of dragons
The story of the treasure seekers : being the adventures of the Bastable children in search of a fortune by E Nesbit( Book )
75 editions published between 1925 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 624 libraries worldwide
When their father's business fails, the six Bastable children decide to restore the family fortune. But although they think of many ingenious ways to do so, their well-meant efforts are often more fun than profitable -- until one adventure has quite unexpected results
The Oxford book of children's stories by Jan Mark( Book )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 621 libraries worldwide
A collection of short stories written for children over the past 250 years by such authors as Louisa May Alcott, Rudyard Kipling, Carl Sandburg, Joan Aiken, and Rosa Guy
The enchanted castle by E Nesbit( Sound Recording )
29 editions published between 1992 and 2016 in English and held by 570 libraries worldwide
Four English children find a wonderful world of magic through an enchanted wishing ring
Five children and it by E Nesbit( Sound Recording )
59 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 562 libraries worldwide
When four brothers and sisters discover a Psammead, or sand-fairy, in the gravel pit near the country house where they are staying, they have no way of knowing all the adventures its wish-granting will bring them
The children's Shakespeare by E Nesbit( Book )
28 editions published between 1800 and 2013 in English and held by 489 libraries worldwide
Adaptations for children of some of the plays
Wet magic by E Nesbit( Book )
30 editions published between 1913 and 2016 in English and held by 477 libraries worldwide
On a holiday at the seashore, Bernard, Mavis, Kathleen and Francis save a mermaid from captivity and, after an incredible magic-filled journey beneath the waves, they must race against time to avert a war and save their underwater friends
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Bland, Fabian, 1858-1924

Bland, Edit, 1858-1924
Bland, Edith
Bland , Edith <1858-1924>
Bland, Edith Nesbit.
Bland Edith Nesbit 1858-1924
Bland, Hubert Mrs
Bland, Hubert, Mrs., 1858-1924
Bland, Mrs.Edith (Nesbit)
E. Nesbit
Edith Nesbit angielska pisarka i poetka
Edith Nesbit britisk skribent
Edith Nesbit Brits schrijfster (1858-1924)
Edith Nesbit brittisk författare
Edith Nesbit englische Autorin
Nesbit Bland, Edith, 1858-1924
Nesbit, E.
Nesbit, E. 1858-1924
Nesbit, E. (Edith)
Nesbit , Edith
Nesbit, Edith 1858-1924
Nesbita, Edīte, 1858-1924
Nisbit, A. 1858-1924
Nīsbit, Idīt 1858-1924
Tucker, Edith Nesbit Bland, 1858-1924
Едит Несбит
Едіт Несбіт
Несбит, Эдит
Несбит, Эдит, 1858-1924
אדית נסביט סופרת בריטית
בלנד, אדית
إديث نيسبت، 1858-1924
ادیت نسبیت نویسنده بریتانیایی
نسبت، إدث، 1858-1924
ედით ნესბიტი ინგლისელი მწერალი და პოეტი
네스비, 이디스 1858-1924
네스빗, 에디스 1858-1924
네스빗, 이디스 1858-1924
네즈빗, E. 1858-1924
네즈빗, 에디스 1858-1924
イーディス・ネズビット
ネスビット
ネズビット, E.
ネズビット, イーディス
伊迪絲·內斯比特
伊迪丝·内斯比特
Languages
English (1,211)
Polish (48)
Chinese (42)
Spanish (24)
German (19)
French (7)
Japanese (4)
Swedish (4)
Arabic (4)
Russian (4)
Vietnamese (3)
Basque (3)
Hebrew (3)
Dutch (2)
Danish (1)
Persian (1)
Norwegian (1)
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