WorldCat Identities

Lawrence, John 1933-

Overview
Works: 173 works in 503 publications in 6 languages and 23,745 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Adventure stories  Action and adventure fiction  Stories in rhyme  Sea stories  Young adult works  Ghost stories  Fairy tales 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Engraver
Classifications: PR5486, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Lawrence
This little chick by John Lawrence( Book )

17 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little chick shows that he can make the sounds of the animals in his neighborhood. On board pages
Once upon a time in the North by Philip Pullman( Book )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 1,356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantasy
Lyra's Oxford by Philip Pullman( Book )

22 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lyra and Pantalaimon (now a pine-marten) are back at Oxford, but their peace is shattered by Ragi, the daemon of the witch Yelena, who is searching for a healing elixir to cure his witch
The woman in black by Susan Hill( Book )

5 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set on the obligatory English moor, on an isolated causeway, the story has as its hero one Arthur Kipps, an up-and-coming young solicitor who has come north to attend the funeral and settle the estate of Mrs. Alice Drablow of Eel Marsh House. The routine formalities he anticipates give way to a tumble of events and secrets more sinister and terrifying than any nightmare: the rocking chair in the nursery of the deserted Eel Marsh House, the eerie sound of pony and trap, a child's scream in the fog, and, most dreadfully, and for Kipps most tragically, the woman in black."--Book jacket
A Christmas card by Paul Theroux( Book )

7 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lost in a New England snowstorm, a family is sheltered by a mysterious old man who disappears the next morning, leaving behind a magical "Christmas card."
The sound of coaches by Leon Garfield( Book )

8 editions published between 1974 and 1984 in English and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orphaned at birth and adopted by a coachman and his wife, a young man struggles to discover his origins
Uninvited ghosts and other stories by Penelope Lively( Book )

9 editions published between 1984 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En samling satiriske og fantastiske fortællinger
A New treasury of poetry( Book )

5 editions published in 1990 in English and German and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A celebration of English verse. Includes poems by William Blake, Christopher Smart, Robert Louis Stevenson, Christina Rossetti, Walter de la Mare, Eleanor Farjeon, Ted Hughes, Charles Causley, and many others
Christmas spirit : two stories by Robert Westall( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ghost and a cat arrive for the holidays in this pair of Christmas stories
Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and German and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sweeping a path from the sleepy English coast, to the raging high seas, to a tropical island concealing a buried treasure, this story of friendship and greed, loyalty and courage stars an unforgettable cast of characters: young Jim Hawkins, the terrifying Blind Pew, the wild man Ben Gunn, and one of literature's most dastardly villains, the charming, crafty, and utterly unscrupulous Long John Silver. Superbly illustrated by the celebrated John Lawrence, this is the definitive edition of an enduring classics
The blue fairy book by Andrew Lang( Book )

6 editions published between 1975 and 1987 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verzameling sprookjes met vaak sterk overeenkomstige thema's, voorzien van een verantwoording van bronnen van zowel de oorspronkelijke verzamelaar (1889) als de hedendaagse bewerker
John Clare's autobiographical writings by John Clare( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

London snow : a Christmas story by Paul Theroux( Book )

7 editions published between 1979 and 1982 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At Christmas time two orphans and their guardian search through snowbound London for their missing landlord, even though he has threatened to evict them
Christmas on Exeter Street by Diana Hendry( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christmas brings aunts, uncles, friends, and strangers to the house on Exeter Street, where the holiday gradually becomes a crowded but festive occasion
Emily's own elephant by Philippa Pearce( Book )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the zoo is unable to keep a miniature elephant, Emily and her parents make a home for it and its monkey friend in their lovely meadow with a river running by
King of Kings by Susan Hill( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Very early Christmas Day, a lonely, elderly widower finds a tiny baby
A nature diary by Richard Adams( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mysteries of Zigomar : poems and stories by Allan Ahlberg( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems, including "Getting up for School" and "Cemetery Road," and short stories, including "The Paper Boy" and "Snow White Lies."
 
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This little chick
Alternative Names
John Lawrence Brits schrijver

John Lawrence englischer Illustrator

John Lawrence English illustrator and wood engraver

Lawrence, John Wilfred, 1933-

Rorensu, Jon 1933-

로렌스, 존

ジョン・ローレンス

ロレンス, ジョン

Languages
English (127)

German (5)

French (3)

Chinese (3)

Japanese (1)

Irish (1)

Covers
Once upon a time in the NorthLyra's OxfordThe woman in blackA New treasury of poetryChristmas spirit : two storiesTreasure IslandEmily's own elephantKing of KingsThe mysteries of Zigomar : poems and stories