WorldCat Identities

Spier, Peter 1927-2017

Overview
Works: 319 works in 1,293 publications in 20 languages and 44,368 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Stories without words  History  Popular works  Christmas stories  Constitutions  Nursery rhymes  Biography 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Translator, Other, Performer, Author of screenplay, Editor, Director, Artist
Classifications: PZ7.S7544, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Peter Spier
 
Most widely held works by Peter Spier
Noah's ark by Peter Spier( Book )

94 editions published between 1955 and 2015 in 14 languages and held by 4,662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells in pictures how a pair of every manner of creature climbed on board Noah's ark and thereby survived the Flood
People by Peter Spier( Book )

131 editions published between 1979 and 2017 in 14 languages and held by 3,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Emphasizes the differences among the four billion people on earth"--Title page verso
The fox went out on a chilly night : an old song by Peter Spier( Book )

50 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The countryside of New England is depicted in the pictures accompanying this folk song in which a fox travels many miles to get dinner for his wife and ten cubs
The Star-Spangled Banner by Francis Scott Key( Book )

29 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrates three verses of our national anthem, written at the battle of Fort McHenry during the War of 1812. Music is included
Peter Spier's rain by Peter Spier( Book )

16 editions published between 1978 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 1,830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ordløs billedbog om to børn og deres oplevelser i regnvejret
Peter Spier's Christmas! by Peter Spier( Book )

23 editions published between 1983 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations without text follow the activities of three young children and their parents as they prepare for, and finally celebrate, Christmas
London Bridge is falling down! by Peter Spier( Book )

25 editions published between 900 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrates the nursery rhyme and children's game about London Bridge falling down. Includes a history of the bridge and music score
We the people : the Constitution of the United States of America by Peter Spier( Book )

9 editions published between 1987 and 1997 in English and held by 1,434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work consists largely of color pictures illustrating the preamble to the Constitution. It also includes the text with amendments and portraits and autographs of the signers of the original document
Peter Spier's circus! by Peter Spier( Book )

18 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A traveling circus arrives, sets up its village of tents, performs for the crowd, and then moves on again
Oh, were they ever happy! by Peter Spier( Book )

13 editions published between 1978 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 1,263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One Saturday morning while their parents are away, the three Noonan children decide to paint the house
The Book of Jonah by Peter Spier( Book )

27 editions published between 1983 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 1,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the Biblical story of the man who spent three days and three nights in the belly of a great fish. Includes historical material on Jonah's world
Bored--nothing to do! by Peter Spier( Book )

17 editions published between 1978 and 2001 in 5 languages and held by 1,186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a lazy afternoon, two bored brothers keep themselves busy by building and flying an airplane
The Erie Canal by Peter Spier( Book )

18 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in English and held by 1,160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The folk song describing the journey from Albany to Buffalo on the Erie Canal in the 1850's. Includes musical notation
Gobble, growl, grunt by Peter Spier( Book )

18 editions published between 1971 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations of over six hundred animals accompanied by the sounds they make
The cow who fell in the canal by Phyllis Krasilovsky( Book )

45 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,086 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hendrika, a bored Dutch cow, falls into the canal. She pulls herself onto a raft and floats down the river to the city
Crash! bang! boom! by Peter Spier( Book )

19 editions published between 1972 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of pictures of well-known objects or activities, each of which is described with a sound
Dreams by Peter Spier( Book )

16 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two children watch cloud formations and interpret them for themselves
Fast-slow, high-low : a book of opposites by Peter Spier( Book )

24 editions published between 1972 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opposite concepts such as full-empty, strong-weak, more-less are illustrated by several pairs of contrasting pictures
Tin Lizzie by Peter Spier( Book )

14 editions published between 1975 and 1992 in 4 languages and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the experiences of a Model T Ford with a series of owners from 1909 to the present day
The little riders by Margaretha Shemin( Book )

6 editions published between 1963 and 1993 in English and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American girl living in Nazi-occupied Holland resents the presence of a German soldier quartered in her grandparents' home until the night she tries to hide part of the town's treasured clock mechanism
 
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Noah's ark
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PeopleThe fox went out on a chilly night : an old songThe Star-Spangled BannerPeter Spier's rainPeter Spier's Christmas!London Bridge is falling down!Peter Spier's circus!The Book of Jonah
Alternative Names
Peter Spier Nederlands schrijver

Peter Spier nederländsk författare

Peter Spier nederlandsk skribent

Spier, Peter Edward 1927-

스피어, 피터 1927-

スパイアー, ピーター

スピアー, ピーター

ピーター・スピア

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