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Asbjørnsen, Peter Christen 1812-1885

Overview
Works: 716 works in 2,013 publications in 7 languages and 19,972 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Fairy tales  Big books  Folklore  Pictorial works  Film adaptations  Anecdotes  Bibliography  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Compiler, Editor, Other, Creator, Collector, Translator
Classifications: PZ8.1.A8, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen
The three billy goats Gruff by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen ( Book )
43 editions published between 1950 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The three billy goats Gruff outsmart the hungrey troll who lives under the bridge
East of the sun and west of the moon and other tales by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen ( Book )
76 editions published between 1914 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes six traditional Norwegian tales: East of the Sun and West of the Moon, The Blue Belt, The Lassie and her Godmother, The Three Princesses of Whiteland, The Widow's Son, The Three Princesses in the Blue Mountain
Norwegian folk tales by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen ( Book )
37 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of Norwegian folk tales
Favorite fairy tales told in Norway by Virginia Haviland ( Book )
3 editions published between 1961 and 1969 in English and held by 933 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; twenty-one Norwegian folk tales by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen ( Book )
10 editions published between 1938 and 1969 in English and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twenty-one of the Norwegian folk tales collected by Asbjørnsen and Moe telling of trolls, sprites, princesses, cinderlads, talking cats, and mountains made of glass
The Squire's bride : a Norwegian folk tale by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen ( Book )
3 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The old widower squire is determined to marry the farmer's daughter who is equally determined he will not
Popular tales from the Norse by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen ( Book )
62 editions published between 1859 and 2006 in English and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First published at G.P. Putnam, New York, 1888
The man who kept house by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen ( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 557 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
Rapunzel -- and more classic fairytales ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 556 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
East o' the sun and west o' the moon, with other Norwegian folk tales by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen ( Book )
7 editions published between 1912 and 1957 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Norwegian folk tales collected by Asbjørnsen and Moe telling of trolls, sprites, princesses, cinderlads, talking cats, and mountains made of glass
The three billy goats gruff by Paul Galdone ( Recording )
19 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retells the story of three goat brothers, each larger than the one before, who must cross the mean troll's bridge to get to the meadow
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 )
4 editions published in 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A girl travels east of the sun and west of the moon to free her beloved prince from a magic spell
The runaway pancake by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen ( Book )
7 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 298 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 )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 257 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
A collection of popular tales from the Norse and north German by George Webbe Dasent ( Book )
11 editions published between 1906 and 2011 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mainly a translation of Asbjornsen's collection of Norse fairy tales
A time for trolls; fairy tales from Norway by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen ( Book )
22 editions published between 1962 and 1992 in English and Norwegian and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two Norwegians, P.C. Asbjornsen and Jorgen Moe, collected folk tales and published them from 1837-1871. Here are selections from those collections
Norske folke-eventyr by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen ( Book )
97 editions published between 1851 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
East o' the sun and west o' the moon by George Webbe Dasent ( Book )
11 editions published between 1921 and 2007 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twenty-one of the Norwegian folk tales collected by Asbjørnsen and Moe telling of trolls, sprites, princesses, cinderlads, talking cats, and mountains made of glass
Tales from the fjeld by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen ( Book )
6 editions published between 1896 and 1970 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fifty-one Norse fairy tales, many of which are Norse variations of tales from other countries
Fairy tales from the far North by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen ( Book )
22 editions published between 1879 and 2010 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thirty-seven fairy tales from Norway
 
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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.
Asb'ernson.
Asbjoensen, P. Chr. 1812-1885
Asbjoernsen
Asbjoernsen, P. C.
Asbjoernsen, Peter Christen
Asbjørnsen
Asbjørnsen, ... 1812-1885
Asbjörnsen, Christian, 1812-1885
Asbjornsen, P.
Asbjörnsen, P. 1812-1885
Asbjørnsen, P.C.
Asbjørnsen, P. C., 1812-1885
Asbjørnsen, P. C. (Peter Christen), 1812-1885
Asbjørnsen, P. Chr.
Asbjörnsen, 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 Christen
Asbjörnsen, Peter Christen 1812-1885
Asbjørnsen, Peter Christian
Asbjørnsen, Peter Christian 1812-1885
Asbjornsen, Peter Kristen
Asbjörnson, P.
Asb'ornsen, Peter Kristen
Asubiyorunsen
Asubiyorunsen, Pêtâ Kurisuten
Asubyorunsen, ... 1812-1885
Bonifacius, Clemens
Bonifacius, Clemens, 1812-1885
Clemens Bonifacius
Clemens Bonifacius, 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
Languages
English (344)
Norwegian (101)
Danish (11)
Spanish (4)
German (3)
French (1)
Swedish (1)
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