WorldCat Identities

Steig, William 1907-2003

Overview
Works: 806 works in 3,488 publications in 20 languages and 92,307 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Animated films  Drama  Comedy films  Children's films  Action and adventure films  Fantasy films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Illustrator, Author of introduction, Contributor, Composer, Creator, Translator, Other, Artist, Recipient
Classifications: PZ7.S8177, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William Steig
Sylvester and the magic pebble by William Steig( Book )

165 editions published between 1959 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 8,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a moment of fright, Sylvester the donkey asks his magic pebble to turn into a rock but then can not hold the pebble to wish himself back to normal again
Doctor De Soto by William Steig( Book )

113 editions published between 1982 and 2020 in 9 languages and held by 4,953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since he's a mouse, Doctor De Soto refuses to treat "dangerous" animals--that is, animals who have a taste for mice. But one day a fox shows up and begs for relief from the tooth that's killing him. How can the kindhearted De Sotos turn him away? But how can they make sure that the fox doesn't give in to his baser instincts once his tooth is fixed? Those clever De Sotos will find a way
Abel's island by William Steig( Book )

86 editions published between 1974 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 3,976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Castaway on an uninhabited island, Abel, a very civilized mouse, finds his resourcefulness and endurance tested to the limit as he struggles to survive and return to his home
The amazing bone by William Steig( Book )

77 editions published between 1976 and 2021 in 9 languages and held by 3,786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's a bright and beautiful spring day, and Pearl is dawdling on her way home from school. Most unexpectedly, she strikes up an acquaintance with a small bone. Pearl and the bone immediately take a liking to each other, and before you know it, she is on her way home with the bone in her purse, left open so they can continue their conversation. But the trip home turns out to be surprisingly treacherous. Can a pig and a small talking bone out-wit a band of robbers and a hungry fox?
Brave Irene by William Steig( Recording )

73 editions published between 1980 and 2020 in 5 languages and held by 3,503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plucky Irene, a dressmaker’s daughter, braves a fierce snowstorm to deliver a new gown to the duchess in time for the ball
Amos & Boris by William Steig( Book )

81 editions published between 1971 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 3,266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amos the mouse and Boris the whale have little in common except that they are both mammals and save each other's lives
Shrek! by William Steig( Book )

120 editions published between 1989 and 2020 in 11 languages and held by 3,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Before Shrek made it big on the silver screen, there was William Steig's SHREK!, a book about an ogre who leaves his swampy home to go out and see the world ... and ends up marrying the most stunningly ugly princess on the planet!"--Page 4 of cover
Pete's a pizza by William Steig( Recording )

55 editions published between 1998 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 3,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Pete feels miserable because rain makes it impossible to play ball outdoors, his father finds a fun indoor game to play with his son
Dominic by William Steig( Book )

78 editions published between 1972 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 2,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dominic the dog finds many exciting adventures and great danger fighting the Doomsday Gang after he decides to see the world
Doctor De Soto goes to Africa by William Steig( Book )

30 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Expert mouse dentist Doctor De Soto is called suddenly to Africa to work on the sore tooth of a desperate elephant
C D B by William Steig( Book )

30 editions published between 1968 and 2005 in English and held by 1,743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters and numbers are used to create the sounds of words and simple sentences 4 u 2 figure out with the aid of illustrations
The real thief by William Steig( Book )

52 editions published between 1973 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Gawain the goose is deserted by his friends after being unjustly convicted of stealing from his beloved king, the real thief is tortured by his conscience
Caleb & Kate by William Steig( Book )

33 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Caleb finds himself transformed into a dog and is unable to tell his wife his true identity, he decides to become her companion
Spinky sulks by William Steig( Book )

22 editions published between 1988 and 2021 in 5 languages and held by 1,498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Determined not to forgive them, Spinky sulks and sulks when his family hurts his feelings
The toy brother by William Steig( Book )

18 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and held by 1,472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An apprentice alchemist finds that his despised little brother is the only one who can help him when he concocts a potion which makes him the size of a peanut
Wizzil by William Steig( Book )

28 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bored witch causes trouble when she decides to take revenge on an old man, but her mischief leads to a happy ending
Sylvester and the magic pebble by William Steig( Recording )

76 editions published between 1969 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a moment of fright, Sylvester the donkey asks his magic pebble to turn him into a rock but then can not hold the pebble to wish himself back to normal again
Zeke Pippin by William Steig( Book )

12 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After finding a harmonica in the street, a young pig becomes an accomplished musician, but when his loving family falls asleep every time he plays, he runs away in search of a more appreciative audience
Farmer Palmer's wagon ride by William Steig( Book )

22 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wagon ride from town is so hazardous that Farmer Palmer, a pig, and Ebenezer, an ass, barely make it home again
C D C? by William Steig( Book )

20 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and held by 1,202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters, numbers, and symbols are used to create the sounds of words and simple sentences which U R expected to figure out with the aid of illustrations
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Sylvester and the magic pebble
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Doctor De SotoAbel's islandThe amazing boneBrave IreneAmos & BorisShrek!Pete's a pizzaDominic
Alternative Names
Stajg, Uiljam 1907-2003

Steig, Bill

Steig, Bill 1907-2003

Steig, Wiiliam

Steig, William

Steig, William, 1907-

William Steig Amerikaans schrijver (1907-2003)

William Steig amerikansk författare

William Steig amerikansk skribent

William Steig amerikkalainen sarjakuvataiteilija, lastenkirjailija ja kuvittaja

William Steig auteur et illustrateur de livres pour enfants, créateur de Shrek

William Steig escritor estadounidense

William Steig illustratore, scultore e scrittore statunitense

William Steig US-amerikanischer Cartoonzeichner

Вільям Стейг

Стайг У

Стайг У. 1907-2003

Стайг, Уильям

Стейг, Уильям

Стейг, Уильям 1907-2003

Ուիլյամ Ստեյգ

ויליאם סטייג

סטיג, וילים 1907-2003

סטייג, ויליאם 1907-2003

ويليام ستيج

สตี๊ก, วิลเลียม

스타이그, 윌리암 1907-2003

스타이그, 윌리엄 1907-2003

스테이그, 윌리엄 1907-2003

윌리엄 스타이그

ウィリアム・スタイグ

スタイグ, ウィリアム

史塔克, 威廉

威廉·史塔克

威廉.史泰格

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