WorldCat Identities

Akaba, Suekichi

Overview
Works: 307 works in 527 publications in 6 languages and 4,387 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Folk tales  Fiction  Folklore  Illustrated works  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Other, Creator
Classifications: PZ8.1.Y25, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Suekichi Akaba
The crane wife by Sumiko Yagawa( Book )

13 editions published between 1979 and 1995 in English and held by 1,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Yohei tends a wounded crane, a beautiful young woman begs to become his wife and three times weaves for him an exquisite silken fabric on her loom
Sūho and the white horse : a legend of Mongolia by Yūzō Ōtsuka( Book )

8 editions published between 1967 and 1982 in English and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates how the tragic parting of a boy and his horse led to the creation of the horse-head fiddle of the Mongolian shepherds
The tongue-cut sparrow by Momoko Ishii( Book )

12 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A kind old man and his greedy wife pay separate visits to the tongue-cut sparrow and receive as gifts just what they deserve
Sūho's white horse : a Mongolian legend by Yûzô Ôtsuka( Book )

24 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Mongolian legend - a story of love and lament between a poor shepherd boy and a white horse he found out on the open steppes and how this meeting and parting inspired the making of the grassland cello (horse-head fiddle), the 'morin khuur'
Oniroku and the carpenter by Tadashi Matsui( Book )

6 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in Japanese and English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a Japanese folktale reminiscent of Rumpelstiltskin, a carpenter must give his eyes to the river ogre who builds a bridge for him unless he can guess the ogre's name, Oniroku
Tsurunyōbō : [The crane wife] by Sumiko Yagawa( Book )

14 editions published between 1979 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Yohei tends a wounded crane, a beautiful young woman begs to become his wife and three times weaves for him an exquisite silken fabric on her loom
Momotarō by Tadashi Matsui( Book )

3 editions published between 1965 and 2016 in Japanese and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Found floating on the river inside a peach by an old couple, Momotaro grows up and fights the terrible demons who have terrorized the village for years
Ōkina ōkina oimo : Tsurumaki Yōchien, Ichimura Hisako no kyōiku jissen ni yoru by Suekichi Akaba( Book )

7 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in Japanese and Chinese and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daiku to Oniroku Nihon no mukashibanashi by Tadashi Matsui( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in Japanese and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A carpenter must guess the name of a terrible ogre or else pay a terrible price for the bridge the ogre builds for him
Kasa jizō by Teiji Seta( Book )

5 editions published between 1961 and 1996 in Japanese and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of a Japanese folklore about small Buddhist statues giving rewards to a poor merchant who placed braided hats on their heads for protection from snow
Shitakiri suzume by Momoko Ishii( Book )

3 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in Japanese and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A kind old man and his greedy wife pay separate visits to the tongue-cut sparrow and receive as gifts just what they deserve
Sūho's white horse : a Mongolian legend by Yūzō Ōtsuka( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates how the tragic parting of a boy and his horse led to the creation of the horse-head fiddle of the Mongolian shepherds
Hoshi ni natta ryū no kiba by Hisako Kimishima( Book )

4 editions published between 1963 and 2000 in Japanese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kobujiisama by Tadashi Matsui( Book )

4 editions published between 1964 and 1996 in Japanese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kachi kachi yama( Book )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in Japanese and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kasajizō : [Roku-Jizō and the braided hats] by Teiji Seta( Book )

6 editions published between 1961 and 1987 in Japanese and Undetermined and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The traditional Japanese folktale about a poor straw-hat seller is rewarded for his kindness to six stone statues of Jizo, Buddhist guardian of children, when he places straw hats on their heads to keep the snow from falling on them. They bring him a New Year's feas
He qi = The crane wife-a Japanese folk tale by Chengzi Shichuan( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in Chinese and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Yuping tends a wounded crane, a beautiful young woman begs to become his wife and three times weaves for him exquisite silken fabric on her loom. Includes some basic facts about Japan
Tao Tailang by Tadashi Matsui( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in Chinese and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Found floating on the river inside a peach by an old couple, Momotaro grows up and fights the terrible demons who have terrorized the village for years
Su He de bai ma by Yūzō Ōtsuka( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in Chinese and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book relates how the tragic parting of a boy, Su He, and his white horse led to the creation of the horse-head fiddle of the Mongolian shepherds
 
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Audience level: 0.25 (from 0.17 for The crane ... to 0.98 for Akaba Suek ...)

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Alternative Names
Akaba, Suekichi

Akaba, Suekichi 1910-1990

Akaba Suekichi illustrateur japonais

Akaba Suekichi japanischer Illustrator

Akaba, Suekiči

Akaba, Suekici 1910-1990

Suekichi Akaba

Suekichi Akaba ilustrador japonés

Suekichi Akaba Japanese illustrator

Suekichi Akaba Japans illustrator (1910-1990)

Акаба, Суэкити

적우말길 1910

あかば, すえきち

あかば, すえきち 1910-1990

アカバ, スエキチ

アカバ, スエキチ 1910-1990

赤羽未吉

赤羽未吉 1910-1990

赤羽末吉

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