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Asbjørnsen, Peter Christen 1812-1885

Overview
Works: 937 works in 3,017 publications in 13 languages and 22,150 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fairy tales  Fiction  Folk tales  Children's films  Animated films  Folklore  Big books  Children's audiobooks  Toy and movable books 
Roles: Author, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Creator, Originator, Compiler, Contributor, Collector, n, edc, Honoree, Translator
Classifications: PZ8.A89, E
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The troll with no heart in his body and other tales of trolls from Norway by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen( Book )

346 editions published between 1851 and 2017 in 12 languages and held by 4,471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collected here in a contemporary translation. With these tales we meet witches, trolls and ogres, sly foxes and mysterious bears, beautiful princesses and country lads turned heroes
The three billy goats Gruff by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen( Book )

55 editions published between 1954 and 2007 in English and Japanese and held by 3,903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The three billy goats Gruff outsmart the hungrey troll who lives under the bridge
Favorite fairy tales told in Norway by Virginia Haviland( Book )

6 editions published between 1961 and 1969 in English and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains Taper Tom, Land and the north wind, Boots, and the troll, among other stories. Grades 2-4
East of the sun and west of the moon and other tales by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen( Book )

14 editions published between 1940 and 1966 in English and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve traditional Norwegian tales
Rapunzel : -- and more classic fairytales( Visual )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rapunzel is a girl with the very long, golden hair; A pair of elves secretly create an amazing pair of shoes for a poor but kindly shoemaker; When a young girl befriends a mysterious elderly woman, magical things begin to happen; Follow the adventures of billy goats named Gruff as they bravely hunt for fresh green grass to eat; Lon Po Po brings lessons about strangers, trust and courage; A king falls in love with a princess after she hides her identity under a coat made of a thousand furs
The Squire's bride : a Norwegian folk tale by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen( Book )

5 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rich squire tries to trick a farmer's daughter in marriage, but is tricked in turn. Grades 3-6
East o' the sun and west o' the moon : with other Norwegian folk tale by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen( Book )

17 editions published between 1912 and 2010 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A republication of selected stories by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen and Jørgen Moe in Popular tales from the Norse
The man who kept house by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Convinced that his work in the field is harder than his wife's work at home, a farmer trades places with her for the day
A cavalcade of sea legends by Michael Brown( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales and poems from many countries about the sea and sea creatures
The three billy goats Gruff by Paul Galdone( Recording )

23 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The three billy goats outsmart the hungry troll who lives under the bridge
Tales from the fjeld by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen( Book )

27 editions published between 1896 and 2010 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifty-one Norse fairy tales, many of which are Norse variations of tales from other countries
East o' the sun and west o' the moon: fifty-nine Norwegian folk tales from the collection of Peter Christen Asbjørnsen and Jørgen Moe by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen( Book )

12 editions published between 1970 and 2008 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grade level: 7, 8, 9, e, i, s
East of the sun and west of the moon by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen( Book )

22 editions published between 1917 and 2016 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of twelve Norwegian folktales
The Three Billy-Goats Gruff : a Norwegian folktale by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen( Book )

12 editions published between 1963 and 1998 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three clever billy goats outwit a big ugly troll that lives under the bridge they must cross on their way up the mountain
A collection of popular tales from the Norse and north German by George Webbe Dasent( Book )

17 editions published between 1906 and 2011 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mainly a translation of Asbjornsen's collection of Norse fairy tales
Fairy tales from the far North by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen( Book )

27 editions published between 1879 and 2016 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty-seven fairy tales from Norway
The runaway pancake by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen( Book )

8 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pancake runs away to avoid being eaten and survives until he misplaces his trust
The Christmas visitors : a Norwegian folktale by Jeanette Winter( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every Christmas Eve a wood cutter and his family have to prepare a feast for the trolls who come from a nearby mountain. Then one year a trapper and his white bear ask for shelter on the same holiday eve
East o' the sun and west o' the moon by George Webbe Dasent( Book )

10 editions published between 1921 and 2007 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poor lass agrees to marry an enchanted prince, who appears as a bear during the day but in his own shape at night. But she disobeys his orders to never look at him and so banishes him to a castle where he must marry a long-nosed troll. Had she waited a whole year, the spell would have been broken and they could have married. The young girl and her prince find a way to break the spell and escape to their own land, at last
Popular tales from the Norse : with an introductory essay on the origin and diffusion of popular tales by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen( Book )

18 editions published between 1859 and 2010 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The three billy goats Gruff The three billy goats Gruff
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The three billy goats GruffThe man who kept houseThe three billy goats GruffEast o' the sun and west o' the moon: fifty-nine Norwegian folk tales from the collection of Peter Christen Asbjørnsen and Jørgen MoeEast of the sun and west of the moonA collection of popular tales from the Norse and north GermanFairy tales from the far NorthEast o' the sun and west o' the moon
Alternative Names
A-si-bi-yor-san, Phi-thar Khu-ri-si-than 1812-1885

Asb'ernsen, Peter Kirsten 1812-1885

Asb'ernsena, P. Chr. 1812-1885

Asb'ernson.

Asb'ernson 1812-1885

Asb'ernsṡen 1812-1885

Asbiernseni, Peter Kristen 1812-1885

Asbjoensen, P. Chr 1812-1885

Asbjoernsen 1812-1885

Asbjoernsen, P. C.

Asbjoernsen, Peter Christen

Asbjørnsen.

Asbjørnsen 1812-1885

Asbjörnsen, Christian 1812-1885

Asbjornsen, P.

Asbjørnsen, P. 1812-1885

Asbjørnsen , P. C.

Asbjørnsen, P.C. 1812-1885

Asbjørnsen, P. C. (Peter Christen)

Asbjørnsen, P.C. (Peter Christen), 1812-1885

Asbjørnsen , P. Chr.

Asbjørnsen, P. Chr. 1812-1885

Asbjornsen, P. Chr. (Peter Christen)

Asbjørnsen , P. G.

Asbjørnsen, Peder Christen 1812-1885

Asbjørnsen, Peter 1812-1885

Asbjørnsen, Peter C. 1812-1885

Asbjørnsen, Peter Ch. 1812-1885

Asbjornsen, Peter Christen.

Asbjørnsen, Peter Christen 1812-1885

Asbjørnsen, Peter Christian

Asbjørnsen, Peter Christian 1812-1885

Asbjornsen, Peter Kristen 1812-1885

Asbjörnson, P. 1812-1885

Asb'ornsen, Peter Kristen 1812-1885

Asbyurnsin, Pitar Kristin 1812-1885

Asubiyorunsen 1812-1885

Asubiyorunsen, Pêtâ Kurisuten 1812-1885

Asubyorunsen, .. 1812-1885

Bonifacius, Clemens

Bonifacius, Clemens 1812-1885

Clemens Bonifacius

Clemens Bonifacius 1812-1885

Peter Asbjørnsen

Peter Asbjørnsen Norra kirjanik

Peter Christen Asbjørnsen

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Peter Christen Asbjørnsen Norwegian writer

Peter Christen Asbjørnsen norwegischer Schriftsteller, Forstmeister, Wissenschaftler und Sammler norwegischer Märchen

Peter Christen Asbjørnsen scriitor norvegian

Peter Christen Asbjørnsen scrittore e naturalista norvegese

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Peter Christian Asbjørnsen

Peter Kristen Asbjornsen

Асбиернсен П. К

Асбиернсен П. К. 1812-1885

Асбйорнсен Петер Крістен

Асбьернсен П.-К

Асбьернсен П.-К. 1812-1885

Асбьернсен П. Х

Асбьернсен П. Х. 1812-1885

Петер Кристен Асбьёрнсен норвежский писатель, учёный и собиратель народных сказок

Петер Кристен Асбьорнсен

Петер Кристен Асбјорнсен

Петэр Крыстэн Асб'ёрнсен

بيتر أسبيورنسن كاتب نرويجي

아스비에른센, P. C 1812-1885

아스비에른센, 페테르 크리스텐 1812-1885

아스비에른센, 피터, 크리스틴 1812-1885

아스비외른센, 페테르 1812-1885

아스비외른센, 페테르 크리스텐 1812-1885

アスビョルンセン, ペーター・クリステン

アスビョルンセン, ペテル・C

アスビョーンセン, P. C

アスビヨルンセン

ペテル・クリスティン・アスビョルンセン ノルウェーの民俗学者、動物学者

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