WorldCat Identities

Ingpen, Robert 1936-

Overview
Works: 454 works in 1,229 publications in 14 languages and 41,873 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Adventure stories  Fantasy fiction  Dictionaries  Sea stories  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Translator, Other, Editor
Classifications: PR4611, [FIC]
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Dickens : his work and his world by Michael Rosen( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 2,549 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 )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and Dutch and held by 1,927 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 )

8 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 1,600 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 )

25 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 1,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains over 400 entries and 200 illustrations on such topics as gnomes, vampires, elves, wizards, dragons, Atlantis, harpies, Lilliput, etc
Peace begins with you by Katherine Scholes( Book )

13 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,020 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
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

Explains life and death for all living things with illustrations about plants, animals and people
The ugly duckling by H. C Andersen( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic tale of an ugly duckling rejected by its siblings and other farm animals and how it makes its way through life trying to find a place to belong and be accepted. Beautifully illustrated by renowned artist Robert Ingpen
The encyclopedia of mysterious places : the life and legends of ancient sites around the world by Robert Ingpen( Book )

22 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 825 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 )

17 editions published between 1956 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jim komt via een oude zeeman in het bezit van een schatkaart. Samen met een zeer bijzondere bemanning vaart hij uit om de schat te zoeken. Ze belanden in een spannend avontuur. Vanaf ca. 12 jaar
Peter Pan and Wendy by J. M Barrie( Book )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

SUMMARY: The adventures of Peter Pan, the boy who never grew up
The great deeds of superheroes by H. M Saxby( Book )

11 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 635 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
Scientists who changed the world by Philip Wilkinson( Book )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and Russian and held by 630 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
Who is the world for? by Tom Pow( Book )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When asked by their young, various animal parents describe the world from their own perspective--as does a father to his young son
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 554 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 )

6 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of traditional tales from the Middle East and the African continent
The Dreamkeeper : a letter to Alice Elizabeth from her grandfather by Robert Ingpen( Book )

15 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and Danish and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his letter to Alice, Grandfather describes how the Dreamkeeper captures the dreams that are full of dragons, witches, goblins, and elves, and keeps them safely away in dreamland
Folk tales & fables of the Americas & the Pacific by Robert Ingpen( Book )

7 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 536 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 530 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."
The annotated Alice : Alice's adventures in Wonderland & Through the looking glass by Lewis Carroll( Book )

15 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new edition of Lewis Carroll's classic book, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, featuring illustrations by Robert Ingpen. It tells the story of a girl named Alice who falls down a rabbit hole into a fantasy world populated by peculiar and anthropomorphic creatures
The master builders by Philip Wilkinson( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investigates ten ancient archeological sites of strange and mysterious ruins located around the world
 
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Alternative Names
Ingpen, Robert.

Ingpen, Robert 1936-

Ingpen, Robert R.

Ingpen Robert R. 1936-....

Ingpen, Robert Roger 1936-

Ingpens, Roberts, 1960-

Ingupen, Robāto 1936-

Robert Ingpen Australian artist and children's illustrator

Robert Roger Ingpen

Ying-pʻan, Lo-po 1936-

Ингпен, Роберт

Ингпен, Роберт, 1960-

イングペン, ロバート

Languages
English (191)

Spanish (17)

German (6)

French (5)

Polish (5)

Danish (4)

Dutch (4)

Chinese (3)

Russian (3)

Korean (1)

Persian (1)

Welsh (1)

Arabic (1)

Italian (1)

Covers
Shakespeare : his work and his worldA celebration of customs & rituals of the worldEncyclopedia of things that never were : creatures, places, and peoplePeace begins with youLifetimes : a beautiful way to explain death to childrenThe ugly ducklingThe encyclopedia of mysterious places : the life and legends of ancient sites around the worldTreasure Island