WorldCat Identities

Nesbit, E. (Edith) 1858-1924

Overview
Works: 164 works in 617 publications in 6 languages and 10,599 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  Fairy tales  Folklore  Pictorial works  History  Fantasy fiction  Stories, plots, etc  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PZ8.N365, [FIC]
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Most widely held works about E Nesbit
 
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Most widely held works by E Nesbit
The book of dragons by E Nesbit( Book )

46 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Book of Dragons, featuring eight of E. Nesbit's best stories and all of the original illustrations by H.R. Millar, returns one hundred years after its original publication to delight and enchant a new generation of readers
The book of beasts by E Nesbit( Book )

14 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As young King Lionel turns the pages of his magical book, a hungry red dragon and other creatures in the illustrations come to life
Jack and the beanstalk by E Nesbit( Book )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy climbs to the top of a giant beanstalk, where he uses his quick wits to outsmart a giant and make his and his mother's fortune
The treasure seekers by Nicholas Farrell( Visual )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The five motherless Bastable children struggle to save their inventor father from financial ruin
The children's Shakespeare by E Nesbit( Book )

31 editions published between 1800 and 2011 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptations for children of some of the plays
Wet magic by E Nesbit( Book )

28 editions published between 1914 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a holiday at the seashore, Bernard, Mavis, Kathleen, and Francis save a mermaid from captivity and, after an incredible magic-filled journey beneath the waves, they must race against time to avert a war and save their underwater friends
Beautiful stories from Shakespeare for children : being a choice collection from the world's greatest classic writer by E Nesbit( Book )

38 editions published between 1907 and 2013 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of Shakespeare's classic stories which have been adapted for children
Harding's luck by E Nesbit( Book )

42 editions published between 1909 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dickie Harding, a crippled orphan living in England in 1906, travels three hundred years back in time, where he is the son of a knight and can walk normally, but feels called back to the twentieth century to help the beggar and petty thief who has befriended him, and discovers an amazing secret about his origins
The phoenix and the carpet( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Embark on a marvelous adventure when Jane, Robert, Cyril, and Anthea hope for something to happen and their wish is granted spectacularly! They become owners of an ancient talking bird, the Phoenix, who encourages the kids to climb aboard a magic carpet
Fairy stories by E Nesbit( Book )

7 editions published between 1958 and 1983 in English and Hungarian and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the treasure seekers by E Nesbit( Recording )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The adventures of Bastable children as they attempte to retrive the family fortunes."
Twenty beautiful stories from Shakespeare : a home study course; being a choice collection from the World's greatest classic writer, Wm. Shakespeare by E Nesbit( Book )

11 editions published between 1907 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five children and it & the return of it( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet the Psammead, an ancient and grumpy sand fairy, who transforms an ordinary summer holiday into an extraordinary adventure for five siblings
The treasure seekers by E Nesbit( Recording )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Six children decide that the only way to restore the fortunes of their family is to go out and do it themselves"--Container
The treasure seekers by E Nesbit( Book )

12 editions published between 1900 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Another adventure of the Bastable children
The book of dragons by E Nesbit( Recording )

9 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two tales about dragons, one who has a taste for hippopotamuses as well as humans, and another who needs to have his plates repaired by a blacksmith
The children's Shakespeare by E Nesbit( Recording )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven of Shakespeare's most celebrated plays based on the work of E. Nesbit. These retellings capture the drama and flavor of each play, while simplifying plot and detail
The old nursery stories by E Nesbit( Book )

8 editions published between 1908 and 1981 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The five children; containing Five children and it; The phœnix and the carpet; The story of the amulet by E Nesbit( Book )

5 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fortællinger om fem børns oplevelser
The phoenix and the carpet by E Nesbit( Book )

20 editions published between 1908 and 2013 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After an accidental fire, a new carpet is placed in the play room to replace the one that was destroyed. While playing, the children find an egg in the carpet. The egg hatches into a talking phoenix that explains that the carpet is magical, and will grant the children three wishes per day. Through these wishes, the children have many magical adventures. In this book, Cyril, Anthea, Robert, Jane, and the Lamb continue their trilogy of adventures
 
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Audience level: 0.23 (from 0.06 for Beautiful ... to 0.74 for The old nu ...)

Jack and the beanstalk
Alternative Names
Bland, Edit, 1858-1924

Bland, Edith

Bland , Edith <1858-1924>

Bland, Edith Nesbit 1858-1924

Bland, Hubert Mrs

Bland, Hubert, Mrs., 1858-1924

E. Nesbit

Edith Nesbit britisk skribent

Edith Nesbit brittisk frfattare

Edith Nesbit englische Autorin

Nesbit Bland, Edith, 1858-1924

Nesbit, E.

Nesbit, E. 1858-1924

Nesbit, E. (Edith)

Nesbit, E. (Edith), 1858-1924

Nesbit , Edith

Nesbit, Edith 1858-1924

Nesbita, Edīte, 1858-1924

Nisbit, A. 1858-1924

Nīsbit, Idīt 1858-1924

Tucker, Edith Nesbit Bland, 1858-1924

Едіт Несбіт

Несбит, Эдит

Несбит, Эдит, 1858-1924

אדית נסביט

בלנד, אדית

إديث نيسبت، 1858-1924

ادیت نسبیت نویسنده بریتانیایی

نسبت، إدث، 1858-1924

イーディス・ネズビット

ネスビット

ネズビット, E

ネズビット, イーディス

伊迪絲內斯比特

伊迪丝内斯比特

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The book of beastsJack and the beanstalkThe treasure seekersThe children's ShakespeareWet magicBeautiful stories from Shakespeare for children : being a choice collection from the world's greatest classic writerHarding's luckThe story of the treasure seekers