WorldCat Identities

Tresselt, Alvin 1916-2000

Overview
Works: 97 works in 524 publications in 9 languages and 29,123 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Folklore  Fairy tales  Folk tales 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.T732, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Alvin Tresselt
 
Most widely held works by Alvin Tresselt
White snow, bright snow by Alvin Tresselt( Book )

51 editions published between 1947 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 4,528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When it begins to look, feel, and smell like snow, everyone prepares for a winter blizzard
The mitten : an old Ukrainian folktale by Alvin Tresselt( Book )

50 editions published between 1964 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 2,416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginning reader
Hide and seek fog by Alvin Tresselt( Book )

30 editions published between 1965 and 2016 in English and Japanese and held by 2,305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fog rolls in from the sea for three days and only the children are able to enjoy it
Rain drop splash by Alvin Tresselt( Book )

30 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in English and Japanese and held by 1,650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rain came all day and made a puddle that grew to be a pond which spilled over into a lake that grew to be a river and finally joined the sea
Sun up by Alvin Tresselt( Book )

25 editions published between 1949 and 1994 in 6 languages and held by 1,186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the activities of a farmer and his son from sunrise to sunset on a hot summer day
Wake up, City! by Alvin Tresselt( Book )

15 editions published between 1957 and 1990 in English and held by 1,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes all the many things that begin to happen as morning comes to the city
Autumn harvest by Alvin Tresselt( Book )

13 editions published between 1951 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autumn brings the first frost, migrating geese, burning leaves, and a fine harvest
Wake up, farm! by Alvin Tresselt( Book )

26 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the morning activities and sounds of a variety of farm animals
The gift of the tree by Alvin Tresselt( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in Japanese and English and held by 937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life cycle of an oak tree and describes the animals that depend on it for shelter and food
The beaver pond by Alvin Tresselt( Book )

10 editions published between 1970 and 1973 in English and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The beavers dam a stream and create a pond which is valuable to many creatures
The dead tree by Alvin Tresselt( Book )

4 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life cycle of an oak tree and describes the animals that depend on it for shelter and food
The world in the candy egg by Alvin Tresselt( Book )

8 editions published between 1967 and 1978 in English and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The magical miniature scene in a candy egg delights the several toys which take a peek inside, but only the little girl for whom the egg is an Easter gift can see the entire wonderous picture
"Hi, Mister Robin!" by Alvin Tresselt( Book )

17 editions published between 1950 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mister Robin helps a little boy discover the signs of spring. Kindergarten - Grade 2
The legend of the willow plate by Alvin Tresselt( Book )

6 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The design of a long popular dinnerware pattern was derived from this old folk tale of two ill-fated Chinese lovers, a poor peasant poet and the daughter of a wealthy mandarin, who fled from the wrath of an angry father and were pitied by the goddess of mercy
The rabbit story by Alvin Tresselt( Book )

10 editions published between 1957 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young rabbit is born, grows up with her brothers and sisters, is caught by a farmer and kept in a pen by his little boy, and finally escapes to return to the free life of the other wild rabbits
The crane maiden by Miyoko Matsutani( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To reward the Japanese man who saved its life, a crane brings the old man and his wife a daughter, happiness, and wealth until their curiosity spoils their good fortune
Johnny Maple-Leaf by Alvin Tresselt( Book )

13 editions published between 1948 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny Maple-Leaf has a perfect view from which to watch all the animals in the forest and the changing seasons
The frog in the well by Alvin Tresselt( Book )

27 editions published between 1958 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of an old tale of a foolish frog who found, through necessity, that there was more to the world than just his cool, moss-covered home
It's time now! by Alvin Tresselt( Book )

10 editions published between 1969 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the changing seasons in the city and the air of excitement that accompanies the coming of each
Follow the wind by Alvin Tresselt( Book )

13 editions published between 1950 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With a great whoosh and bluster the wind runs away from everything-even an airplane that follows it three times around the world. But, at last, tired and gentle, it rocks itself to sleep
 
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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.16 (from 0.11 for White snow ... to 0.76 for Alvin R. T ...)

White snow, bright snow
Alternative Names
Alvin Tresselt Amerikaans schrijver (1916-2000)

Alvin Tresselt children's author

Tresselt, Alvin

Tresselt, Alvin R.

Tresselt, Alvin R. 1916-2000

トゥレッセルト, アルヴィン

トゥレッセルト, アルビン

トレセルト, アルビン

トレッセルト, アルビン

Languages
English (307)

Japanese (16)

French (12)

Afrikaans (5)

Persian (3)

Danish (2)

Xhosa (2)

Zulu (2)

Korean (1)

Covers
The mitten : an old Ukrainian folktaleHide and seek fogAutumn harvestWake up, farm!The gift of the tree