WorldCat Identities

Duvoisin, Roger 1900-1980

Overview
Works: 434 works in 1,496 publications in 16 languages and 65,690 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Folklore  Fairy tales  Picture books  Stories, plots, etc  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Other, Artist, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.T732, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Roger Duvoisin
White snow, bright snow by Alvin Tresselt( Book )

31 editions published between 1947 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 4,480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When it begins to look, feel, and smell like snow, everyone prepares for a winter blizzard
Petunia by Roger Duvoisin( Book )

55 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Petunia, the goose, learns that possessing knowledge does not mean carrying a book around constantly
Hide and seek fog by Alvin Tresselt( Book )

27 editions published between 1965 and 2016 in English and Japanese and held by 2,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fog rolls in from the sea for three days and only the children are able to enjoy it
The happy lion by Louise Fatio( Book )

63 editions published between 1954 and 2016 in 16 languages and held by 2,211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A friendly lion escapes from the zoo and roams through the town
Veronica by Roger Duvoisin( Book )

24 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hippopotamus who is never noticed among all the other hippopotamuses sets out to find a country where she can be conspicuous, but finds city life not so great
Amahl and the night visitors by Gian Carlo Menotti( Book )

12 editions published between 1952 and 1953 in English and held by 1,287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a crippled shepherd boy who entertains the Wise Men on their way to Bethlehem, the simple gift he gives them for the Christ Child, and the miraculous gift he receives in return
Petunia's Christmas by Roger Duvoisin( Book )

15 editions published between 1952 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A goose, to save a handsome gander who is being fattened for Christmas, disguises herself as a monster, begs, and makes and sells Christmas decorations
Donkey-donkey by Roger Duvoisin( Book )

15 editions published between 1933 and 2016 in English and held by 1,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The little donkey was unhappy because, of all the animals on the farm, he had the only ears that stuck straight up
Favorite fairy tales told in France by Virginia Haviland( Book )

6 editions published between 1959 and 1994 in English and Japanese and held by 1,053 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juvenile fiction
The happy lion roars by Louise Fatio( Book )

19 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Happy Lion is extremely unhappy because he is lonesome, so when a circus comes around and he sees the Beautiful Lioness, he brings her back to the zoo with him
Autumn harvest by Alvin Tresselt( Book )

11 editions published between 1951 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autumn brings the first frost, migrating geese, burning leaves, and a fine harvest
The camel who took a walk by Jack Tworkov( Book )

16 editions published between 1951 and 1992 in 5 languages and held by 957 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A camel takes a walk through a jungle and catches the eye of a tiger
Petunia, beware! by Roger Duvoisin( Book )

21 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After some experimenting, Petunia discovers that the grass on her side of the fence is better than any other
Our Veronica goes to Petunia's farm by Roger Duvoisin( Book )

14 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in English and Korean and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Veronica arrives at Petunia's farm, the animals object to her ways and looks until she gets sick and they decide they like her after all
The beaver pond by Alvin Tresselt( Book )

5 editions published between 1970 and 1973 in English and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The beavers dam a stream and create a pond which is valuable to many creatures
Petunia, I love you by Roger Duvoisin( Book )

6 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A raccoon tricks Petunia into walking in the forest with him, in hopes of a goose dinner, but his plans are foiled and they end up as true friends
The talking cat, and other stories of French Canada by Natalie Savage Carlson( Book )

5 editions published between 1952 and 1969 in English and German and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven tales that helped comprise the evenings' entertainment for French Canadians before radio and television
The rain puddle by Adelaide Holl( Book )

10 editions published between 1965 and 1996 in English and German and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Various farmyard animals are alarmed by their reflection in a rain puddle and think one of their species is drowning. To their relief, when the sun dries up the puddle, there are no animals there
The hungry leprechaun by Mary Calhoun( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once upon a time when everyone in Ireland was poor and hungry, young Patrick O'Callahan plans to get rich by catching a leprechaun, but the one he catches is also poor and hungry and moreover he has almost forgotten how to make his magic work
The web in the grass by Berniece Freschet( Book )

8 editions published between 1968 and 1975 in English and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little spider spins her web to catch food while the animals around her carry on their food-gathering activities
 
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Petunia
Alternative Names
Duvoisin, Roger 1900-

Duvoisin, Roger Antoine

Duvoisin, Roger Antoine 1900-

Duvoisin, Roger Antoine 1900-1980

Duvoisin, Roger Antoine 1904-

Duvoisin, Roger Antoine 1904-1980

Dyuboazan, Rojā 1900-1980

Roger Duvoisin Duits schrijver (1904-1980)

Roger Duvoisin Swiss-American children's illustrator and writer

רוז'ה דיוואזן

뒤바젱, 로저 1900-1980

뒤봐젱, 로저 1900-1980

デュボアザン, ロジャー

デュボワザン, ロジャー

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PetuniaHide and seek fogThe happy lionVeronicaAmahl and the night visitorsPetunia's ChristmasDonkey-donkeyThe happy lion roars