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Lawson, Robert 1892-1957

Overview
Works: 240 works in 1,285 publications in 20 languages and 53,803 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Christian fiction  Biography  Humorous fiction  Sermons  Allegories  War fiction  Action and adventure fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor, Conceptor, Artist, Other
Classifications: PR3330, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Robert Lawson
Publications by Robert Lawson
Publications by Robert Lawson, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Robert Lawson
The story of Ferdinand by Munro Leaf( Book )
171 editions published between 1936 and 2018 in 9 languages and held by 7,842 libraries worldwide
Ferdinand likes to sit quietly and smell the flowers, but one day he gets stung by a bee and his snorting and stomping convince everyone that he is the fiercest of bulls
Mr. Popper's penguins by Richard Atwater( Book )
76 editions published between 1938 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 6,358 libraries worldwide
The unexpected delivery of a large crate containing an Antarctic penguin changes the life and fortunes of Mr. Popper, a house painter obsessed by dreams of the Polar regions
Rabbit hill by Robert Lawson( Book )
96 editions published between 1944 and 2018 in 12 languages and held by 5,210 libraries worldwide
Newbery Medal 1945
Adam of the road by Elizabeth Gray Vining( Book )
55 editions published between 1942 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 4,655 libraries worldwide
The adventures of eleven-year-old Adam as he travels the open roads of thirteenth-century England searching for his missing father, a minstrel, and his stolen red spaniel, Nick
Ben and me : a new and astonishing life of Benjamin Franklin as written by his good mouse, Amos by Robert Lawson( Book )
60 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in English and held by 3,760 libraries worldwide
Benjamin Franklin's companion, Amos the mouse, recounts how he was responsible for Franklin's inventions and discoveries
They were strong and good by Robert Lawson( Book )
27 editions published between 1940 and 1981 in English and Chinese and held by 3,495 libraries worldwide
Relates the story of the author's grandparents and parents, who, though not famous, helped build the United States
Mr. Revere and I : being an account of certain episodes in the career of Paul Revere, Esq., as recently revealed by his horse, Scheherazade, late pride of His Royal Majesty's 14th Regiment of Foot by Robert Lawson( Book )
35 editions published between 1952 and 2016 in English and held by 2,266 libraries worldwide
The life of the Revere family and the doings of the Sons of Liberty as told from the point of view of Paul Revere's horse
Wee Gillis by Munro Leaf( Book )
33 editions published between 1938 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,495 libraries worldwide
Wee Gillis couldn't decide whether he wanted to be a Highlander and stalk stags, like his father, or a Lowlander like his mother, and raise long-haired cows
The tough winter by Robert Lawson( Book )
18 editions published between 1954 and 1982 in English and held by 1,358 libraries worldwide
The hard winter that Analdas, the old rabbit, prophesies comes to pass in more ways than one for the dwellers of Rabbit Hill when the "folk" go away and leave a neglectful caretaker with a mean dog in charge
The great wheel by Robert Lawson( Book )
19 editions published between 1957 and 2004 in English and held by 1,305 libraries worldwide
Eighteen-year-old Conn leaves Ireland and sails to America, where he helps build the first Ferris wheel for the World's Columbian Exposition of 1893
The pilgrim's progress from this world to that which is to come by John Bunyan( Book )
7 editions published between 1939 and 1967 in English and held by 1,086 libraries worldwide
A religious story about a man's journey to find the Promised Land. He experiences many conflicts and adventures along the way, among them giants, dragons, and other perils
Watchwords of liberty : a pageant of American quotations by Robert Lawson( Book )
21 editions published between 1943 and 1986 in English and held by 818 libraries worldwide
"Here are the words of great Americans in war and peace-more than fifty of the famous quotations which highlight memorable moments in our American history from the days of the Pilgrims." Publisher's note
Mr. Revere and I by Robert Lawson( file )
19 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 816 libraries worldwide
An account of the life of the Revere family and the activities of the Sons of Liberty as told from the point of view of Paul Revere's horse
Ben and me by Robert Lawson( file )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 745 libraries worldwide
Benjamin Franklin's companion, Amos the mouse, recounts how he was responsible for Franklin's inventions and discoveries
The story of Ferdinand by Munro Leaf( Sound Recording )
32 editions published between 1962 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 727 libraries worldwide
Ferdinand likes to sit quietly and smell the flowers, but one day he gets stung by a bee and his snorting and stomping convince everyone that he is the fiercest of bulls
Captain Kidd's cat : being the true and dolorous chronicle of Wm Kidd, gent. & merchant of New York, late captain of the Adventure Galley ; of the vicissitudes attending his unfortunate cruise in eastern waters, of his incarceration in Newgate Prison, of his unjust trial and execution, as narrated by his faithful cat, McDermot, who ought to know by Robert Lawson( Book )
13 editions published between 1956 and 1984 in English and held by 659 libraries worldwide
McDermot the cat sails aboard the Adventure with the infamous pirate and his crew, presenting an inside view of life on the high seas along with surprising revelations about his notorious master
Four & twenty blackbirds : nursery rhymes of yesterday recalled for children of to-day by Helen Dean Fish( Book )
12 editions published between 1937 and 1965 in English and held by 603 libraries worldwide
Grades 1-4
Rabbit Hill by Robert Lawson( Sound Recording )
23 editions published between 1972 and 2018 in English and held by 600 libraries worldwide
Delightful tale of what happens when the animals of Rabbit Hill learn that new folks are moving into the big, empty house
Gaily we parade : a collection of poems about people, here, there & everywhere by John Edmund Brewton( Book )
13 editions published between 1940 and 1970 in English and held by 585 libraries worldwide
Poems about neighbors, relatives, sailors, fairies, royalty, and funny folk
Robbut, a tale of tails by Robert Lawson( Book )
16 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 565 libraries worldwide
Dissatisfied with his own tail, a young rabbit tries out that of a cat, a garter snake, and a fox
 
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Alternative Names
Lawson, R.
Lawson, Robert 1892-1957
Robert Lawson
Robert Lawson Amerikaans schrijver (1892-1957)
Robert Lawson amerikansk författare
Robert Lawson amerikansk skribent
Robert Lawson amerykański pisarz i rysownik
Robert Lawson auteur et illustrateur de livres pour enfants
Robert Lawson US-amerikanischer Illustrator und Kinderbuchautor
Rōson, Robāto 1892-1957
Роберт Лосон
לאוסון, רוברט
לאוסון, רוברט 1957־1892
לוסון, רוברט 1892-1957
رابرت لاسون نویسنده آمریکایی
لوسون، روبرت
로손, 로버트 1892-1957
로슨, 로버트 1892-1957
ローソン, ロバート
Languages
English (679)
Spanish (33)
Chinese (23)
German (7)
Polish (6)
Dutch (4)
Slovenian (4)
Arabic (3)
Japanese (2)
Tamil (2)
Korean (2)
Portuguese (1)
Swedish (1)
Persian (1)
Hebrew (1)
Hungarian (1)
Danish (1)
Urdu (1)
Finnish (1)
Thai (1)
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