WorldCat Identities

Pieńkowski, Jan

Overview
Works: 405 works in 1,742 publications in 11 languages and 31,058 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Art  Fairy tales  Short stories  Pictorial works  Toy and movable books  Picture books  Pop-up books  Humor 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Author in quotations or text abstracts, Composer, Other, Photographer
Classifications: PZ7.N5596, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Jan Pieńkowski
 
Most widely held works by Jan Pieńkowski
Easter : the King James version by Jan Pieńkowski( Book )

25 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 1,357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Easter. The words are taken from the gospels of Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John
Christmas, the King James Version by Jan Pieńkowski( Book )

15 editions published between 1984 and 1997 in English and held by 1,239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses the words of the Gospels of Luke and Matthew to present the story of the birth of Jesus
Meg and Mog by Helen Nicoll( Book )

71 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meg the witch meets her friends for a Halloween party but something goes wrong with the spell they cast
The fairy tales by Jan Pieńkowski( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four of the best loved fairy tales are collected here
Haunted house by Jan Pieńkowski( Book )

41 editions published between 1979 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pop-ups, pull tabs, and flaps illustrate the strange happenings that occur while visiting a haunted house
Meg on the moon by Helen Nicoll( Book )

35 editions published between 1973 and 2015 in English and Greek, Modern and held by 731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meg and Mog fly to the moon in their space ship and find some astronauts there already
A foot in the grave by Joan Aiken( Book )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A truly creepy band of ghosts is conjured up in this unusual collection of tales
Dinner time by Jan Pieńkowski( Book )

37 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frog, vulture, gorilla, tiger, crocodile, and shark open pop-up mouths, accompanying a story in which each animal is eatern by the next
Meg's eggs by Helen Nicoll( Book )

32 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in English and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While casting a spell to produce something for supper, Meg the witch creates three eggs that hatch dinosaurs
Shapes by Jan Pieńkowski( Book )

29 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief text and illustrations present the concept of shapes
Meg at sea by Helen Nicoll( Book )

33 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in English and Japanese and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meg, Mog, and Owl go to sea but are shipwrecked on an island until they are rescued by a helicopter
Jim along, Josie : a collection of folk songs and singing games for young children by Nancy Langstaff( )

3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The kingdom under the sea and other stories by Joan Aiken( Book )

22 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of eleven fairy tales from eastern Europe and the Soviet Union retold by a noted English author
Meg's castle by Helen Nicoll( Book )

21 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meg, Mog and Owl stay in a castle. They meet ghastly ghosts and spooky white knights, fight brave battles and tuck into a big feast
A necklace of raindrops and other stories by Joan Aiken( Book )

22 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'The cat sat on the mat. Lots of cats do that, everybody knows. And nothing strange comes of it. But once a cat sat on a mat and something strange did come of it'. In Joan Aiken's classic story collection, the strange often happens, and with fantastic consequences...Characters spring out of their books and chase around the room, cats grow bigger than elephants, and houses on legs lay eggs. Buses live on clouds, patchwork quilts become flying carpets, and pies float away when they have a corner of sky baked into them...The magical meets the everyday in these much-loved modern fairytales, now in a beautiful new edition with Jan Pienkowski's original silhouette illustrations
The first Christmas : the King James version by Jan Pieńkowski( Book )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Christmas verses from the Gospels of Luke and Matthew is illustrated in dark silhouettes with richly colored backgrounds
Sizes by Jan Pieńkowski( Book )

23 editions published between 1973 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief text and illustrations present the concept of big and little
Past eight o'clock : goodnight stories by Joan Aiken( Book )

12 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of stories which are all concerned with sleeping and waking, dreams and bedtime
Homes by Jan Pieńkowski( Book )

24 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Words describing various kinds of homes for people and other creatures are defined by full-page illustrations
Little monsters by Jan Pieńkowski( Book )

25 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pop-up illustrations introduce the reader to five little monsters
 
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The fairy tales
Alternative Names
Jan Pieńkowski British illustrator and book designer

Jan Pieńkowski polsk författare

Jan Pieńkowski polsk skribent

Jan Pieńkowski Pools schrijver

Pienkovski, Jan

Pienkowski, Jan.

Pieńkowski, Jan 1936-

Pienkowski, Jan Michał.

피엔코브스키, 잔 1936-

피엔코프스키, 얀 1936-

ピアンコフスキー, ヤン

ピエンコフスキー, ジャン

ピエンコフスキー, ヤン

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The fairy talesHaunted houseMeg on the moonA foot in the graveDinner timeMeg's eggsShapesMeg at sea