WorldCat Identities

Lawson, Robert 1892-1957

Overview
Works: 242 works in 1,350 publications in 22 languages and 54,382 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Christian fiction  Biography  Humorous fiction  Sermons  Allegories  War fiction  Action and adventure fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Editor, Artist, Other
Classifications: PR3330, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert Lawson
The story of Ferdinand by Munro Leaf( Book )

174 editions published between 1936 and 2017 in 13 languages and held by 7,823 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 )

109 editions published between 1938 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 6,578 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 )

123 editions published between 1944 and 2018 in 12 languages and held by 5,496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newbery Medal 1945
Adam of the road by Elizabeth Gray Vining( Book )

55 editions published between 1942 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 4,672 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
Ben and me : a new and astonishing life of Benjamin Franklin as written by his good mouse, Amos by Robert Lawson( Book )

60 editions published between 1939 and 2010 in English and held by 3,792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Banjamin Franklin's companion, Amos the mouse, recounts how he was responsible for Franklin's inventions and discoveries
They were strong and good by Robert Lawson( Book )

27 editions published between 1940 and 1981 in English and Chinese and held by 3,494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the story of the author's grandparents and parents, who, though not famous, helped build the United States
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 )

36 editions published between 1952 and 2016 in English and held by 2,279 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 )

33 editions published between 1938 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

25 editions published between 1954 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hard winter that Analdes, the old rabbit, prophesis comes to pass in more ways than one for the dwellers of Rabbit Hill when the "folk" go away and leave a neglectful caretaker with a mean dog in charge
The great wheel by Robert Lawson( Book )

19 editions published between 1957 and 2004 in English and held by 1,308 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 )

7 editions published between 1939 and 1967 in English and held by 1,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pilgrim Christian forsakes the world in order to undertake the dangerous journey to the Celestial City, experiencing numerous crises and temptations along the way
Mr. Revere and I by Robert Lawson( )

19 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 822 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 )

20 editions published between 1943 and 1986 in English and held by 820 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( )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benjamin 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 )

32 editions published between 1962 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 725 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
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 )

13 editions published between 1956 and 1984 in English and held by 665 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
Rabbit Hill by Robert Lawson( Recording )

22 editions published between 1972 and 2018 in English and held by 603 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
Four & twenty blackbirds : nursery rhymes of yesterday recalled for children of to-day by Helen Dean Fish( Book )

12 editions published between 1937 and 1965 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grades 1-4
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 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

16 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dissatisfied with his own tail, a young rabbit tries out that of a cat, a garter snake, and a fox
 
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Mr. Popper's penguins
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Mr. Popper's penguinsRabbit hillAdam of the roadBen and me : a new and astonishing life of Benjamin Franklin as written by his good mouse, AmosThey were strong and goodMr. 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 1957־1892

לוסון, רוברט 1892-1957

رابرت لاسون نویسنده آمریکایی

لوسون، روبرت

로손, 로버트 1892-1957

로슨, 로버트 1892-1957

ローソン, ロバート

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