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Ingpen, Robert 1936-

Overview
Works: 512 works in 1,453 publications in 14 languages and 41,909 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Biography  Action and adventure fiction  Nature stories  Adventure stories  Fantasy fiction  Sea stories  Dictionaries 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Illuminator, Editor, Other, Translator
Classifications: PR5486, FIC
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Most widely held works by Robert Ingpen
Dickens : his work and his world by Michael Rosen( Book )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 2,523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life and work of the man who wrote A Christmas carol and Oliver Twist
Shakespeare : his work and his world by Michael Rosen( Book )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 1,849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Bard written especially for children. It profiles the life and time of Shakespeare, peppered with quotes from plays he wrote, and includes short synopses of the more famous ones
A celebration of customs & rituals of the world by Robert Ingpen( Book )

10 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 1,533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores initiation rites, wedding feasts, harvest celebrations, religious rituals, and many other customs used around the world to mark all kinds of special occasions."
Encyclopedia of things that never were : creatures, places, and people by Michael F Page( Book )

31 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 1,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains over 400 entries and 200 illustrations on such topics as gnomes, vampires, elves, wizards, dragons, Atlantis, harpies, Lilliput, etc
Lifetimes : a beautiful way to explain death to children by Bryan Mellonie( Book )

8 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in English and held by 965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Peace begins with you by Katherine Scholes( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in English and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains, in simple terms, the concept of peace, why conflicts occur, how they can be resolved in positive ways, and how to protect peace
Peter Pan and Wendy by J. M Barrie( Book )

23 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of the three Darling children in Never-Never Land with Peter Pan, the boy who would not grow up
The encyclopedia of mysterious places : the life and legends of ancient sites around the world by Robert Ingpen( Book )

23 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What drove the Aztecs and their Central American predecessors to perform human sacrifices? Why was Stonehenge built, how were the Neolithic people able to carry the stones hundreds of miles, and what is the significance of their alignments? Questions like these, which cannot be answered with real certainty, add to the air of mystery that surrounds the forty places vividly explored in The Encyclopedia of Mysterious Places. For anyone who has ever been captivated by the mysteries abounding in the lore and legends of the past, this is the perfect companion to bring these mysteries of the past vividly to life"--Publisher's description
Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

23 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated edition of the classic story in which the mistress of an inn and her son, while going through the possessions of a deceased guest who owed them money, find a treasure map that leads to a pirate fortune as well as great danger
Scientists who changed the world by Philip Wilkinson( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents 20 major moments that helped shape the course of our lives with accounts of the most imporatant scientific discoveries. Includes the following scientist Gutenberg, Galileo, Newton, James Watt, Louis Daguerre, Darwin Kaifung, Donkin & Hall, Lister, John Logie, Baird, Alex. G. Bell, M. Curie, Wright Bros., Henry Ford, Einstein, Alan Turing, Crick & Watson, Wilkins & Franklin, . Aldrin, Armstrong & Collins
The great deeds of superheroes by H. M Saxby( Book )

11 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of tales relating the deeds of heroic figures through the ages such as King Arthur, Roland, Cuchulain, Samson, and Jason
The wind in the willows by Kenneth Grahame( Book )

22 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The escapades of four animal friends who live along a river in the English countryside--Toad, Mole, Rat, and Badger
Alice's adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll( Book )

15 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alice falls down a rabbit hole and discovers a world of nonsensical and amusing characters
Who is the world for? by Tom Pow( Book )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in 8 languages and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All over the world baby animals ask their parents Who is the world for?
Encyclopedia of ideas that changed the world : the greatest discoveries and inventions of human history by Robert Ingpen( Book )

12 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story behind many of the most important inventions
Folk tales & fables of the Middle East and Africa by Robert Ingpen( Book )

7 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of traditional tales from the Middle East and Africa, ranging from Biblical stories to Zulu legends
Folk tales & fables of the Americas & the Pacific by Robert Ingpen( Book )

8 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents eighteen stories from North and South America and from the islands of the Pacific, including "Nanook, the White Bear," "The Legend of Johnny Appleseed," "How the Moon Was Made," and "The Great Shark God."
The industrial revolution by Robert Ingpen( Book )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From the most basic tools, like leavers and pulleys, to the modern nuclear power station, this book charts the extraordinary progress of humanity."
Ziba came on a boat by Liz Lofthouse( Book )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on real events is the moving story of a little girl whose family has lost almost everything. This beautiful picture book takes us on her brave journey to make a new life far from home
Pictures telling stories : the art of Robert Ingpen by Sarah Mayor Cox( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of reproduced paintings and sketches from the best known works of Robert Ingpen. Includes a catalogue of reproduced illustrations and the illustrator's own descriptions of his work
 
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Dickens : his work and his world
Alternative Names
Ingpen, Robert.

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Ingpen, Robert Roger 1936-

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Ingupen, Robāto 1936-

Robert Ingpen Australian artist and children's illustrator

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Robert Roger Ingpen

Ying-pʻan, Lo-po 1936-

Ингпен, Роберт 1936-

잉펜, 로버트 1936-

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Shakespeare : his work and his worldA celebration of customs & rituals of the worldEncyclopedia of things that never were : creatures, places, and peopleLifetimes : a beautiful way to explain death to childrenPeace begins with youPeter Pan and WendyThe encyclopedia of mysterious places : the life and legends of ancient sites around the worldTreasure Island