WorldCat Identities

Ingpen, Robert 1936-

Overview
Works: 674 works in 1,747 publications in 13 languages and 40,755 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Fairy tales  History  Biography  Adventure stories  Literature  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Translator, Other, Artist, Editor, Illuminator
Classifications: PR5486, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert Ingpen
Dickens : his work and his world by Michael Rosen( Book )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 2,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life and work of the man who wrote A Christmas carol and Oliver Twist
Shakespeare : his work and his world by Michael Rosen( Book )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 1,810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The facts about Shakespeare's life - Stratford - London at this time - Shakespeare's plays - The new theatres
A celebration of customs & rituals of the world by Robert Ingpen( Book )

14 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 1,437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores initiation rites, wedding feasts, harvest celebrations, religious rituals, and many other customs used around the world to mark all kinds of special occasions
Lifetimes : a beautiful way to explain death to children by Bryan Mellonie( Book )

12 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in English and held by 1,292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lets us explain life and death in a sensitive, caring, beautiful way. Tells us about beginnings. And about endings. And about living in between. With large, wonderful illustrations, it tells about plants. About animals. About people. It tells that dying is as much a part of living as being born. It helps us to remember. It helps us to understand"--Publisher
Andersen's Fairy tales by H. C Andersen( Book )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Born different, the ugly duckling is mocked by his siblings, rejected by other ducks, and even shunned by his own mother. The sad little bird leaves home, starting a journey where he is jeered at and hunted as he struggles to survive on his own-only to discover that the identity he longed for was within him all along
Peace begins with you by Katherine Scholes( Book )

15 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains, in simple terms, the concept of peace, why conflicts occur, how they can be resolved in positive ways, and how to protect peace
Encyclopedia of things that never were : creatures, places, and people by Michael F Page( Book )

21 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in English and Italian and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains over 400 entries and 200 illustrations on such topics as gnomes, vampires, elves, wizards, dragons, Atlantis, harpies, Lilliput, etc
Peter Pan and Wendy by J. M Barrie( Book )

22 editions published between 2004 and 2017 in English and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Pan, the boy who wouldn't grow up, meets the Darling children, Wendy, John, and Michael, and entices them away from their London home to experience adventures in Neverland
Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

24 editions published between 1956 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tussen de spullen van een oude zeeman vindt Jim een schatkaart. Samen met een bijzondere scheepsbemanning gaat hij op zoek en beleeft een spannend avontuur. Rijk geïllustreerde uitgave
The encyclopedia of mysterious places : the life and legends of ancient sites around the world by Robert Ingpen( Book )

20 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What drove the Aztecs and their Central American predecessors to perform human sacrifices? Why was Stonehenge built, how were the Neolithic people able to carry the stones hundreds of miles, and what is the significance of their alignments? Questions like these, which cannot be answered with real certainty, add to the air of mystery that surrounds the forty places vividly explored in The Encyclopedia of Mysterious Places. For anyone who has ever been captivated by the mysteries abounding in the lore and legends of the past, this is the perfect companion to bring these mysteries of the past vividly to life"--Publisher's description
The wind in the willows by Kenneth Grahame( Book )

25 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief, simplified retelling of the episode in "The Wind in the Willows" during which Mole meets Rat, who takes him for a row down the river for a picnic and introduces him to many other animals there
Scientists who changed the world by Philip Wilkinson( Book )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents 20 major moments that helped shape the course of our lives with accounts of the most imporatant scientific discoveries. Includes the following scientist Gutenberg, Galileo, Newton, James Watt, Louis Daguerre, Darwin Kaifung, Donkin & Hall, Lister, John Logie, Baird, Alex. G. Bell, M. Curie, Wright Bros., Henry Ford, Einstein, Alan Turing, Crick & Watson, Wilkins & Franklin, . Aldrin, Armstrong & Collins
The great deeds of superheroes by H. M Saxby( Book )

10 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of tales relating the deeds of heroic figures through the ages such as King Arthur, Roland, Cuchulain, Samson, and Jason
Alice's adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll( Book )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2018 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new edition of Lewis Carroll's classic book, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, featuring illustrations by Robert Ingpen. It tells the story of a girl named Alice who falls down a rabbit hole into a fantasy world populated by peculiar and anthropomorphic creatures
Ziba came on a boat by Liz Lofthouse( Book )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on real events is the moving story of a little girl whose family has lost almost everything. This beautiful picture book takes us on her brave journey to make a new life far from home
Mother Teresa by Anne Marie Sullivan( )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Agnes Bojaxhiu, later known as Mother Teresa, who became a nun, a missionary to the poorest of the poor in India, founder of the Missionaries of Charity, and winner of the Nobel Peace Prize
Encyclopedia of ideas that changed the world : the greatest discoveries and inventions of human history by Robert Ingpen( Book )

14 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story behind many of the most important inventions
Folk tales & fables of the Middle East and Africa by Robert Ingpen( Book )

8 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of traditional tales from the Middle East and the African continent, including "Gilgamesh the King," "Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp," and "The Cunning Monkey."
Folk tales & fables of the Americas & the Pacific by Robert Ingpen( Book )

8 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents eighteen stories from North and South America and from the islands of the Pacific, including "Nanook, the White Bear," "The Legend of Johnny Appleseed," "How the Moon Was Made," and "The Great Shark God."
Who is the world for? by Tom Pow( Book )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in 7 languages and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When asked by their young, various animal parents describe the world from their own perspective--as does a father to his young son
 
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Dickens : his work and his world
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Shakespeare : his work and his worldA celebration of customs & rituals of the worldLifetimes : a beautiful way to explain death to childrenAndersen's Fairy talesPeace begins with youEncyclopedia of things that never were : creatures, places, and peoplePeter Pan and WendyTreasure Island
Alternative Names
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Ingupen, Robāto 1936-

Robert Ingpen Australian artist and children's illustrator

Robert Ingpen australischer Schriftsteller, Maler, Briefmarkengestalter und Kinderbuchautor

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Robert Roger Ingpen

Ying-pʻan, Lo-po 1936-

Ингпен Роберт

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رابرت انقنین

잉펜, 로버트 1936-

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