WorldCat Identities

Lawson, Robert 1892-1957

Overview
Works: 287 works in 1,362 publications in 18 languages and 54,090 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Christian fiction  Biography  Sermons  Action and adventure fiction  Allegories  War fiction  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Other, Artist, Editor, Conceptor
Classifications: PZ7.L4384, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert Lawson
The story of Ferdinand by Munro Leaf( Book )

176 editions published between 1936 and 2018 in 9 languages and held by 7,835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ferdinand likes to sit quietly and smell the flowers, but one day he gets stung by a bee and his snorting and stomping convince everyone that he is the fiercest of bulls
Mr. Popper's penguins by Richard Atwater( Book )

75 editions published between 1938 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 6,275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unexpected delivery of a large crate containing an Antarctic penguin changes the life and fortunes of Mr. Popper, a house painter obsessed by dreams of the Polar regions
Rabbit hill by Robert Lawson( Book )

105 editions published between 1944 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 5,321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New folks are coming to live in the Big House. The animals of Rabbit Hill wonder if they will plant a garden and thus be good providers
Adam of the road by Elizabeth Gray Vining( Book )

52 editions published between 1942 and 2006 in English and held by 4,607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In thirteenth-century England an eleven-year-old boy roams the countryside as he searches for his father and his stolen dog
They were strong and good by Robert Lawson( Book )

29 editions published between 1940 and 1994 in English and Chinese and held by 3,480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the story of the author's grandparents and parents, who, though not famous, helped build the United States
Ben and me : a new and astonishing life of Benjamin Franklin as written by his good mouse, Amos by Robert Lawson( Book )

47 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in English and held by 3,341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benjamin Franklin's companion, Amos the mouse, recounts how he was responsible for Franklin's inventions and discoveries
Mr. Revere and I : being an account of certain episodes in the career of Paul Revere, Esq., as recently revealed by his horse, Scheherazade, late pride of His Royal Majesty's 14th Regiment of Foot by Robert Lawson( Book )

31 editions published between 1952 and 2016 in English and held by 2,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of the Revere family and the doings of the Sons of Liberty as told from the point of view of Paul Revere's horse
Wee Gillis by Munro Leaf( Book )

31 editions published between 1938 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wee Gillis couldn't decide whether he wanted to be a Highlander like his father, and stalk stags or a Lowlander like his mother, and raise long-haired cows
The tough winter by Robert Lawson( Book )

19 editions published between 1954 and 1982 in English and Danish and held by 1,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cold weather and a caretaker with a dog make the winter extra tough for the little animals of Rabbit Hill. Grades 5-7
The great wheel by Robert Lawson( Book )

20 editions published between 1957 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighteen-year-old Conn leaves Ireland and sails to America, where he helps build the first Ferris wheel for the World's Columbian Exposition of 1893
The pilgrim's progress from this world to that which is to come by John Bunyan( Book )

9 editions published between 1939 and 1967 in English and held by 1,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A religious story about a man's journey to find the Promised Land. He experiences many conflicts and adventures along the way, among them giants, dragons, and other perils
Mr. Revere and I by Robert Lawson( )

19 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the life of the Revere family and the activities of the Sons of Liberty as told from the point of view of Paul Revere's horse
Watchwords of liberty : a pageant of American quotations by Robert Lawson( Book )

18 editions published between 1943 and 1986 in English and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Here are the words of great Americans in war and peace-more than fifty of the famous quotations which highlight memorable moments in our American history from the days of the Pilgrims." Publisher's note
Ben and me by Robert Lawson( )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Banjamin Franklin's companion, Amos the mouse, recounts how he was responsible for Franklin's inventions and discoveries
The story of Ferdinand by Munro Leaf( Recording )

31 editions published between 1962 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gentle bull who likes to sit quietly and smell flowers is entered in a bullfight
Four & twenty blackbirds : nursery rhymes of yesterday recalled for children of to-day by Helen Dean Fish( Book )

13 editions published between 1937 and 1965 in English and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grades 1-4
Rabbit Hill by Robert Lawson( Recording )

25 editions published between 1972 and 2018 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Delightful tale of what happens when the animals of Rabbit Hill learn that new folks are moving into the big, empty house.--
Gaily we parade : a collection of poems about people, here, there & everywhere by John Edmund Brewton( Book )

13 editions published between 1940 and 1970 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems about neighbors, relatives, sailors, fairies, royalty, and funny folk
Robbut, a tale of tails by Robert Lawson( Book )

14 editions published between 1948 and 1989 in 4 languages and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dissatisfied with his own tail, a young rabbit tries out that of a cat, a garter snake, and a fox
Captain Kidd's cat : being the true and dolorous chronicle of Wm Kidd, gent. & merchant of New York, late captain of the Adventure Galley ; of the vicissitudes attending his unfortunate cruise in eastern waters, of his incarceration in Newgate Prison, of his unjust trial and execution, as narrated by his faithful cat, McDermot, who ought to know by Robert Lawson( Book )

9 editions published between 1956 and 1959 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

McDermot the cat sails aboard the Adventure with the infamous pirate and his crew, presenting an inside view of life on the high seas along with surprising revelations about his notorious master
 
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Mr. Popper's penguins
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Mr. Popper's penguinsRabbit hillAdam of the roadThey were strong and goodBen and me : a new and astonishing life of Benjamin Franklin as written by his good mouse, AmosMr. Revere and I : being an account of certain episodes in the career of Paul Revere, Esq., as recently revealed by his horse, Scheherazade, late pride of His Royal Majesty's 14th Regiment of FootWee GillisThe great wheel
Alternative Names
Lawson, R.

Lawson, Robert 1892-1957

Robert Lawson

Robert Lawson Amerikaans schrijver (1892-1957)

Robert Lawson amerikansk författare

Robert Lawson amerikansk skribent

Robert Lawson amerykański pisarz i rysownik

Robert Lawson auteur et illustrateur de livres pour enfants

Robert Lawson US-amerikanischer Illustrator und Kinderbuchautor

Rōson, Robāto 1892-1957

Роберт Лосон

לאוסון, רוברט

לאוסון, רוברט 1892-1957

לאוסון, רוברט 1957־1892

לוסון, רוברט 1892-1957

רוברט לוסון מאייר אמריקאי

رابرت لاسون نویسنده آمریکایی

روبرت لوسون (كاتب)

لوسون، روبرت

로손, 로버트 1892-1957

로슨, 로버트 1892-1957

ローソン, ロバート

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