WorldCat Identities

Firmin, Peter

Overview
Works: 169 works in 431 publications in 7 languages and 6,642 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Other, Film editor
Classifications: PZ8.B612, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Peter Firmin
 
Most widely held works by Peter Firmin
The last of the dragons by E Nesbit( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates what happens to the very last dragon in Cornwall when the local princess and her prince decide, in a departure from tradition, to tame the dragon rather than fight him
Basil Brush gets a medal by Peter Firmin( Book )

4 editions published between 1973 and 1978 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basil Brush gets a medal for being such a helpful fox, and Harry gets a special gift from the princess for being such a special mole
Then and now by Heather Amery( Book )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What's the difference? series
Noggin and the whale by Oliver Postgate( Book )

17 editions published between 1965 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A friendly whale makes an unexpected contribution to Noggin the king's birthday celebration
Basil Brush goes flying by Peter Firmin( Book )

11 editions published between 1969 and 1983 in 3 languages and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basil Brush's decision to try flying prompts his friend Harry the Mole to join him
Basil Brush in the jungle by Peter Firmin( Book )

10 editions published between 1970 and 1979 in 3 languages and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basil the fox and Harry the mole go to India to find an exotic pet to occupy the cage Basil has made
The Jenius by Dick King-Smith( Book )

7 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judy has trained Jenius to do tricks, and she is sure he is the cleverest guinea pig in the world; but when she takes him to school things don't go quite according to plan. Suggested level: primary
Basil Brush goes boating by Peter Firmin( Book )

8 editions published between 1969 and 1976 in 3 languages and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basil Brush the fox and his friend Harry the mole go on a camping trip and discover that they have brought along everything except what they need
Basil Brush builds a house by Peter Firmin( )

3 editions published between 1973 and 1977 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basil Brush the Fox tries to convince his friend Harry the Mole to live in another type of dwelling place, rather than his hole in the ground
Basil Brush and the windmills by Peter Firmin( Book )

3 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With only one penny left with which to pay the electricity, water, and gas bills, Basil Brush and his friend Harry the mole decide to live as people did in the old days and build windmills for power
Basil Brush on the trail by Peter Firmin( Book )

4 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When tennis star Nora Nett's trophies begin disappearing, her house-sitters, Basil Brush and Harry the Mole, turn into super sleuths
Basil Brush at the beach by Peter Firmin( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basil Brush, a fox, gets so mad at his friend Harry the Mole for foiling his attempts to win every contest at the beach that he is driven to take action that does result in winning a prize
Basil Brush and a dragon by Peter Firmin( Book )

6 editions published between 1971 and 1978 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basil and his friend Harry the mole go on a make-believe dragon hunt
Day and night by Heather Amery( Book )

9 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and Spanish and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What's the difference? series
Basil Brush finds treasure by Peter Firmin( Book )

3 editions published between 1971 and 1979 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While vacationing at the seashore Basil and his friend Harry the mole go on a treasure hunt
Summer and winter, spring and autumn by Heather Amery( Book )

7 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and Spanish and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What's the difference? series
Nina's machines by Peter Firmin( Book )

8 editions published between 1988 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Foolish Miss Crow by Peter Firmin( Book )

3 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Crow's vanity helps her to become Mr. Fox's dinner
Boastful Mr. Bear by Peter Firmin( Book )

4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Bear resists help on his big projects, until a tiny but painful problem makes him realize we do need friends to help sometimes
Happy Miss Rat by Peter Firmin( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Happy Miss Rat plays her banjo while all the other animals are getting ready for the coming winter, and her musical practice eventually gives her the means of earning her livelihood
 
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Audience level: 0.30 (from 0.16 for Basil Brus ... to 0.78 for Nina's mac ...)

The Jenius
Alternative Names
Peter Firmin artista británico

Peter Firmin artiste britannique

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The JeniusNina's machines