WorldCat Identities

Brown, Marcia

Overview
Works: 147 works in 778 publications in 12 languages and 39,023 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Fairy tales  Poetry  Fables  Folklore  Biographies  Legends  Picture books  Literature 
Roles: Author, Translator, Illustrator, Editor
Classifications: PZ8.P426, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Marcia Brown
Once a mouse ... A fable cut in wood by Marcia Brown( Book )

75 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 4,496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hermit transforms a mouse into a cat, then a dog, and finally a tiger
Shadow by Blaise Cendrars( Book )

30 editions published between 1982 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 4,246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Free verse evocation of the eerie, shifting images of Shadow which represents the beliefs and ghosts of the past and is brought to life wherever there is light, fire, and a storyteller
Cinderella; or, The little glass slipper by Charles Perrault( Book )

49 editions published between 1951 and 2008 in English and held by 3,761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In her haste to flee the palace before the fairy godmother's magic loses effect, Cinderella leaves behind a glass slipper
Sing a song of popcorn : every child's book of poems by Beatrice Schenk De Regniers( Book )

14 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 2,628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 128 poems by a variety of well-known authors with illustrations by nine Caldecott medalists
Stone soup : an old tale by Marcia Brown( Book )

11 editions published between 1947 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prentenboek met tekst over een volksverhaal, waarin drie hongerige soldaten een groep gierige boeren ertoe brengen een geurige soep van stenen te koken
Dick Whittington and his cat by Marcia Brown( Book )

33 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the legend of the poor boy in medieval England who trades his beloved cat for a fortune in gold and jewels and eventually becomes Lord Mayor of London
Stone soup by Marcia Brown( Recording )

73 editions published between 1947 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When three hungry soldiers come to a town where all the food has been hidden, they set out to make soup of water and stones, and all the town enjoys a feast
How the ostrich got its long neck : a tale from the Akamba of Kenya by Verna Aardema( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 1,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale from the Akamba people of Kenya that explains why the ostrich has such a long neck
The steadfast tin soldier by H. C Andersen( Book )

10 editions published between 1953 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After being accidentally launched on a dangerous and terrible voyage, a one-legged soldier finds his way back to his true love--a paper dancing girl
The wild swans by H. C Andersen( Book )

8 editions published between 1963 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful princess tries to set her eleven brothers free from the evil spell which has turned them into wild swans
Puss in boots by Charles Perrault( Book )

11 editions published between 1952 and 1996 in English and Japanese and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of a sly cat who wins for his master the lordship of a manor and the hand of a princess
All butterflies : an ABC cut by Marcia Brown( Book )

12 editions published between 1974 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teaches children the alphabet through the pairing of words, such as "All Butterflies," "Cat Dance," and "Elephants Fly," are set against illustrative woodcuts
How, hippo! by Marcia Brown( Book )

18 editions published between 1969 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first time Little Hippo is separated from his mother he has a frightening encounter with a crocodile
Cinderella, or, The little glass slipper : a free translation from the French of Charles Perrault by Charles Perrault( Book )

5 editions published between 1954 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cinderella is abused and exploited by her stepmother and stepsisters after her father's remarriage, but she is able to attend a royal ball with the help of her fairy godmother. The king's son falls in love with her, and when she is forced to flee at midnight, the prince is able to locate her with the glass slipper she left behind. Because she is good, Cinderella accepts her stepsisters' apologies and forgives them, allowing them to share her good fortune
Of swans, sugarplums, and satin slippers : ballet stories for children by Violette Verdy( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The stories of six ballets, including "Swan Lake," "Sleeping Beauty," and "Firebird."
Backbone of the king : the story of Paka'a and his son Ku by Marcia Brown( Book )

11 editions published between 1966 and 1984 in English and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Based on the Hawaiian story of Paka and Kuapakaa, the personal attendants of Keawenuiaumi ... collected, assembled, selected, and edited by Moses K. Nakuina. Honolulu, n.d. Translation from the Hawaiian by Dorothy M. Kahananui" -- title-page verso
The blue jackal by Marcia Brown( Book )

14 editions published between 1977 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A timid jackal becomes king of the forest by virtue of his extraordinary color
The flying carpet by Marcia Brown( Book )

8 editions published between 1956 and 2008 in English and Japanese and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Princess Husayn, Ali and Ahmad and their quest for the hand of Princess Nur-al Nihar
Felice by Marcia Brown( Book )

15 editions published between 1958 and 1988 in English and Japanese and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Venice, city of cats and canals, a little striped cat is befriended by a canal boatman's son and gets a name and a home
The Bun : a tale from Russia by Marcia Brown( Book )

12 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bun gets away from the old man and his wife, the hare, the wolf, and the bear, but the cunning fox poses a different problem
 
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Once a mouse ... A fable cut in wood
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ShadowCinderella; or, The little glass slipperSing a song of popcorn : every child's book of poemsStone soup : an old taleDick Whittington and his catStone soupHow the ostrich got its long neck : a tale from the Akamba of KenyaCinderella, or, The little glass slipper : a free translation from the French of Charles Perrault
Alternative Names
Brown, Marcia

Brown, Marcia Joan

Brown Marcia Joan 1918-....

Brown, Marcia Joan 1918-2015

Brown, Marcia Weston 1918-2015

Marcia Brown

Marcia Brown Amerikaans schrijfster (1918-2015)

Marcia Brown amerikansk författare

Marcia Brown amerikansk skribent

Marcia Brown Auteure et illustratrice américaine de livres pour enfants

Marcia Brown US-amerikanische Kinderbuchautorin und -illustratorin

Perrault, Charles

Weston Brown, Marcia

Weston Brown, Marcia 1918-2015

Марша Браун

מרשה בראון מורה אמריקאית

مارسيا براون

مارسیا براون نویسنده آمریکایی

মার্সিয়া ব্রাউন

브라운, 마르샤 1918-2015

브라운, 마르시아 1918-2015

브라운, 마샤 1918-2015

브라운, 마셔 1918-2015

ブラウン, マーシャ

マーシャ・ブラウン

瑪西亞·布朗

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