WorldCat Identities

Hoffmann, Felix

Overview
Works: 693 works in 1,216 publications in 6 languages and 9,640 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Juvenile works  Horror fiction  Fairy tales  Gothic fiction  Short stories  Folk tales  Diary fiction  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Editor, Artist, Honoree, Adapter, Scribe, Other
Classifications: PR6037.T617, 823.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Felix Hoffmann
The story of Christmas : a picture book by Felix Hoffmann( Book )

14 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and Japanese and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern text and drawings retell the story of the birth of Jesus Christ
Favorite fairy tales told in Poland by Virginia Haviland( Book )

7 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in English and Japanese and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vivid retellings of six old tales, including one about a jolly tailor who climbed a ladder to the sky and sewed the clouds shut to stop the rain and one about a Flamebird who stole a golden apple from the king
The seven ravens by Felix Hoffmann( Book )

18 editions published between 1962 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eventyret om de syv ravne
Tom Thumb by Joseph Mellon( Book )

3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells a tiny boy's adventures in a horse's ear, a mouse hole, a snail shell, a cow's throat, and a wolf's belly
The Sleeping Beauty by Jacob Grimm( Book )

12 editions published between 1959 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

According to the spell cast by the old fairy, the beautiful princess will sleep for one hundred years until a prince awakens her with a kiss
Rapunzel by Felix Hoffmann( Book )

23 editions published between 1949 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the tale of the beautiful girl imprisoned in a lonely tower by a witch
The four clever brothers by Jacob Grimm( Book )

21 editions published between 1960 and 1983 in 3 languages and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the folk tale of four brothers who joined their talents in order to gain a fortune
The Bearskinner : a tale of the Brothers Grimm by Laura Amy Schlitz( Book )

11 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A soldier returning from war promises to do the devil's bidding for seven years in return for as much money and property as he can ever use
King Thrushbeard by Jacob Grimm( Book )

8 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Because of her hateful pride the king gave his daughter in marriage to the first beggar to pass the castle gates
Hans in luck by Jacob Grimm( Book )

5 editions published between 1975 and 1985 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his seven years' wages in gold proves too heavy, Hans trades it for one thing after another until he arrives home empty-handed, but convinced he is a lucky man
The wolf and the seven little kids by Eric Blair( Book )

5 editions published between 1959 and 1967 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When six of her seven kids are swallowed by a wicked wolf, Old Mother Goat devises a way to rescue them
Death in Venice by Thomas Mann( Book )

5 editions published between 1972 and 1997 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new translation of the author's short fiction. The title story is on a man's infatuation with a beautiful boy while on holiday in Venice, in The Blood of the Walsungs a woman cheats on her fiance by having an affair with her twin brother, and in The Will for Happiness a sick man waits five years to marry a woman, dying the day after the wedding
The wolf and the seven little kids; a story by the Brothers Grimm by Jacob Grimm( Book )

37 editions published between 1957 and 1993 in 5 languages and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assisted by her youngest kid, this mother goat saves her other six from the stomach of a wolf
Dracula by Bram Stoker( Book )

6 editions published between 1965 and 2005 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After discovering the double identity of the wealthy Transylvanian nobleman, Count Dracula, a small group of people vow to rid the world of the evil vampire
Hans in luck : seven stories by Felix Hoffmann( Book )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Felix Hoffmann--one of Switzerland's most important children's book illustrators of the twentieth century--brings wonder and intrigue to these classic Brothers Grimm fairy tales ... Hoffman's subtle details and keen ability to portray expression in humans and animals alike make this collection a visual treaure, and one to explore again and again."--Book jacket front flap
The wonderful lamp by Max Voegeli( Book )

15 editions published between 1952 and 1969 in German and English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beggar boy of Baghdad decides to search for the magic lamp of Aladdin and has adventures which ultimately change his life
A Boy went out to gather pears by Felix Hoffmann( Book )

6 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and German and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Look! We have come through! : a cycle of love poems by D. H Lawrence( Book )

5 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bilderbibel by Felix Hoffmann( Book )

26 editions published between 1961 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Boy went out to gather pears; an old verse with new pictures( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Felix Hoffmann

Felix Hoffmann graficus

Felix Hoffmann Swiss graphic designer and artist

Hoffman, Felix

Hofuman, Ferikkusu 1911-1975

Hofuman, Ferikusu

Hofuman, Ferikusu 1911-1975

Hopeuman, Pelligseu 1911-1975

Hopŭman, P'eliksŭ 1911-1975

Hop'ŭman, P'elliksŭ

Hop'ŭman, P'elliksŭ 1911-1975

Hūfmān, Filīks

Hūfmān, Filīks 1911-1975

Huofuman, Feilikesi 1911-1975

호프만, 펠릭스 1911-1975

호프만펠릭스 1911-1975

フェリクス・ホフマン

ホフマン, フェーリクス

ホフマン, フェリクス 1911-1975

ホフマン, フェリックス

ホフマン, フェリックス 1911-1975

霍夫曼, 菲利克斯

霍夫曼, 费里克斯 1911-1975

霍夫曼费里克斯 1911-1975

Languages
English (121)

German (112)

Japanese (14)

Afrikaans (6)

Korean (3)

Xhosa (1)