WorldCat Identities

Hoffmann, Felix

Overview
Works: 666 works in 1,227 publications in 6 languages and 9,875 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Juvenile works  Horror fiction  Fairy tales  Bildungsromans  Gothic fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Folk tales  Short stories 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Scribe, Editor, Artist, Honoree, Adapter
Classifications: PR6037.T617, 823.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Felix Hoffmann
The story of Christmas : a picture book by Felix Hoffmann( Book )

14 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and Japanese and held by 957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern text and drawings retell the story of the birth of Christ
Favorite fairy tales told in Poland by Virginia Haviland( Book )

10 editions published between 1963 and 1974 in English and Japanese and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vivid retellings of six old tales, including one about a jolly tailor who climbed a ladder to the sky and sewed the clouds shut to stop the rain and one about a Flamebird who stole a golden apple from the king
The seven ravens by Felix Hoffmann( Book )

11 editions published between 1962 and 1967 in English and held by 788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl walks to the end of the world to find her seven brothers and free them from enchantment
Tom Thumb by Felix Hoffmann( Book )

6 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and German and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells a tiny boy's adventures in a horse's ear, a mouse hole, a snail shell, a cow's throat, and a wolf's belly
The Sleeping Beauty by Jacob Grimm( Book )

12 editions published between 1959 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

According to the spell cast by the old fairy, the beautiful princess will sleep for one hundred years until a prince awakens her with a kiss
Rapunzel by Felix Hoffmann( Book )

22 editions published between 1949 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful girl with long hair in imprisoned in a lonely tower by a witch
The four clever brothers by Jacob Grimm( Book )

8 editions published between 1960 and 1967 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the folk tale of four brothers who joined their talents in order to gain a fortune
The Bearskinner : a tale of the Brothers Grimm by Laura Amy Schlitz( Book )

18 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A soldier returning from war promises to do the devil's bidding for seven years in return for as much money and property as he can ever use
King Thrushbeard by Jacob Grimm( Book )

10 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Because of her hateful pride the king gave his daughter in marriage to the first beggar to pass the castle gates
Hans in luck by David McKee( Book )

10 editions published between 1975 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his seven years' wages in gold proves too heavy, Hans trades it for one thing after another until he arrives home empty-handed but convinced he is a lucky man
The wolf and the seven little kids by Eric Blair( Book )

12 editions published between 1958 and 1967 in English and German and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mother Goat rescues six of her kids after they are swallowed by a wicked wolf
Death in Venice by Thomas Mann( Book )

5 editions published between 1972 and 1997 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story about a writer of world renown and his slow spiral to a degrading sensuality and eventual death
A Boy went out to gather pears( Book )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The annotated Dracula : [annotated ed. of] Dracula by Bram Stoker( Book )

6 editions published between 1965 and 2005 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After discovering the double identity of the wealthy Transylvanian nobleman, Count Dracula, a small group of people vow to rid the world of the evil vampire
The magic mountain (Der Zauberberg) by Thomas Mann( Book )

3 editions published between 1962 and 1999 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sanitorium in the Swiss Alps reflects the societal ills of pre-twentieth-century Europe, and a young marine engineer rises from his life of anonymity to become a pivotal character in a story about how a human's environment affects self identity
The wolf and the seven little kids; a story by the Brothers Grimm by Jacob Grimm( Book )

5 editions published between 1958 and 1962 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fairy tale about a mother goat with seven kids, and the wolf who tricks them into opening the door while she is away
The wonderful lamp by Max Vögeli( Book )

15 editions published between 1952 and 1969 in German and English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beggar boy of Baghdad decides to search for the magic lamp of Aladdin and has adventures which ultimately change his life
Der Wolf und die sieben Geisslein : ein Märchenbilderbuch nach Grimm by Felix Hoffmann( Book )

37 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mother Goat rescues six of her kids after they are swallowed by a wicked wolf
Dornröschen by Jacob Grimm( Book )

17 editions published between 1959 and 1984 in German and Japanese and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Hans in luck : seven stories by Felix Hoffmann( Book )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Felix Hoffmann--one of Switzerland's most important children's book illustrators of the twentieth century--brings wonder and intrigue to these classic Brothers Grimm fairy tales ... Hoffman's subtle details and keen ability to portray expression in humans and animals alike make this collection a visual treaure, and one to explore again and again."--Book jacket front flap
 
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Alternative Names
Felix Hoffmann

Felix Hoffmann graficus

Felix Hoffmann Swiss graphic designer and artist

Hoffman, Felix

Hofuman, Ferikkusu 1911-1975

Hofuman, Ferikusu

Hofuman, Ferikusu 1911-1975

Hopŭman, P'eliksŭ 1911-1975

Hop'ŭman, P'elliksŭ

Hop'ŭman, P'elliksŭ 1911-1975

Hūfmān, Filīks

Hūfmān, Filīks 1911-1975

Huofuman, Feilikesi 1911-1975

호프만, 펠릭스 1911-1975

호프만펠릭스 1911-1975

フェリクス・ホフマン

ホフマン, フェーリクス

ホフマン, フェリクス 1911-1975

ホフマン, フェリックス

ホフマン, フェリックス 1911-1975

霍夫曼, 费里克斯 1911-1975

霍夫曼费里克斯 1911-1975

Languages
English (128)

German (117)

Japanese (16)

Afrikaans (11)

Chinese (4)

Korean (3)