WorldCat Identities

Frasconi, Antonio

Overview
Works: 261 works in 489 publications in 5 languages and 15,058 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Fables  Legends  Controlled vocabularies  Love poetry  Bibliography  Biography 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Editor, Book designer, Honoree, Engraver, Other, Artist, Wood -engraver
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Dreamtigers by Jorge Luis Borges( Book )

10 editions published between 1964 and 2017 in English and held by 1,332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems, stories, and sketches by an Argentinian writer and librarian, director of the National Library of Argentina
The house that Jack built. La maison que Jacques a bâtie. A picture book in two languages by Antonio Frasconi( Book )

16 editions published between 1958 and 2017 in English and French and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cumulative rhyme in French and English relating the chain of events that started when Jack built a house
Yentl the Yeshiva boy by Isaac Bashevis Singer( Book )

5 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally published in Yiddish as Yenṭl der yeshive-boḥer in the newspaper Goldene keyt in 1963 and English as a story in Short Friday. At the death of her father, Yentl cuts her hair, dresses as a young man, and sets out to study at a yeshiva
At Christmastime by Valerie Worth( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems that celebrate the whole Christmas season, from the first excitement of early December through New Year's Day and the aftermath of the holiday
Elijah the Slave : a Hebrew legend by Isaac Bashevis Singer( Book )

14 editions published between 1970 and 1988 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Hebrew legend in which a messenger from God sells himself into slavery in order to help a poor scribe
See and say = Guarda e parla = Regarda et parle = Mira y habla by Antonio Frasconi( Book )

7 editions published in 1955 in English and Multiple languages and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Beside each object pictured in this book you will find the word for it in English, Italian, French, and Spanish, together with a guide to the pronunciation ... There is also a page of everyday expressions all children use."
A passion for books by Lawrence Clark Powell( Book )

1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays on books and on librarianship
The snow and the sun : a South American folk rhyme in two languages = La nieve y el sol by Antonio Frasconi( Book )

7 editions published in 1961 in English and Undetermined and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This traditional Latin American children's rhyme in English and Spanish is "a lesson in life that everthing in nature is closely related ... ; that each action produces a reaction."
Bestiary = Bestiario : a poem by Pablo Neruda( Book )

12 editions published between 1965 and 1976 in English and Spanish and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overhead the sun : lines from Walt Whitman by Walt Whitman( Book )

3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Excerpts from the longer works of Walt Whitman, a nineteenth-century poet whose words celebrated man and nature
Platero and I; translated by Eloïse Roach by Juan Ramón Jiménez( Book )

5 editions published between 1957 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a picture of life in the town of Moguer, in Andalusia, Spain, as seen through the eyes of a wandering poet and his faithful donkey
The elephant and his secret : based on a fable by Gabriela Mistral by Doris Dana( Book )

3 editions published in 1974 in English and Spanish and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The elephant carries the mountain's secret with him as he sets off to see the world, a knowledge that helps him save all the animals
If the owl calls again : a collection of owl poems by Myra Cohn Livingston( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems about owls by many different authors
One little room, an everywhere : poems of love by Myra Cohn Livingston( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of poems, from many different countries and periods of time, reflecting various aspects of love
Antonio Frasconi at the Library of Congress : a lecture presented on May 18, 1989, for International Children's Book Day by Antonio Frasconi by Antonio Frasconi( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginnings : creation myths of the world by Penelope Farmer( Book )

5 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories and poems from many countries explaining the Creation and the different ways people have tried to interpret their world and experiences from the beginning of time
See again, say again : a picture book in four languages by Antonio Frasconi( Book )

6 editions published between 1955 and 1964 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A picture book in four languages
On the slain collegians : selections from the poems of Herman Melville by Herman Melville( Book )

6 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The zoo at night by Martha Robinson( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes what happens at the zoo when night falls and all the people leave
Crickets and frogs / Grillos y ranas / una fábula de Gabriela Mistral ; traducción y adaptación de Doris Dana ; ilustraciones de Antonio Frasconi by Gabriela Mistral( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The crickets and the frogs have a musical battle to see which can sing the loudest
 
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Dreamtigers
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At ChristmastimeElijah the Slave : a Hebrew legendPlatero and I; translated by Eloïse RoachIf the owl calls again : a collection of owl poemsThe zoo at night
Alternative Names
Antonio Frasconi

Antonio Frasconi Amerikaans kunstschilder (1919-2013)

Antonio Frasconi Uruguayan American woodcut artist, book illustrator

Chico

Chico (1919-2013)

Frascanio, Antonio.

Frascanio Antonio 1919-2013

Frasconi, Antonio R.

Frasconi, Antonio R. (1919-2013)

フラスコーニ, アントニオ

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