The adventures of Pippi Longstocking

Astrid Lindgren, 1907-2002

Book - 1997

A collection of three previously published books: Pippi Longstocking, Pippi Goes on Board, and Pippi in the South Seas.

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Published
New York : Viking 1997.
Language
English
Physical Description
290 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm
ISBN
9780670876129
0670876127
Main Author
Astrid Lindgren, 1907-2002 (-)
Other Authors
Michael Chesworth (illustrator)
  • Pippi Longstocking / translated by Florence Lamborn
  • Pippi goes on board / translated by Florence Lamborn
  • Pippi in the south seas / translated by Gerry Bothmer.
Review by Publisher Summary 1

A collection of three previously published books: Pippi Longstocking, Pippi goes on board, and Pippi in the South Seas.

Review by Publisher Summary 2

A collection of three previously published books: Pippi Longstocking, Pippi Goes on Board, and Pippi in the South Seas

Review by Publisher Summary 3

Bright illustrations enhance this colorful collection of works, complete with Pippi Longstocking, Pippi Goes on Board, and Pippi in the South Seas, as well as information about the author and more.

Review by Publisher Summary 4

An enticing, newly illustrated collection of the enduringly popular Pippi stories. Since Pippi Longstocking was first published in 1950, the escapades of the incomparable Pippi,the girl with upside-down braids and no parents to tell her what to do, have delighted boys and girls alike. Now, for the first time, Pippi Longstocking, Pippi Goes on Board, and Pippi in the South Seas are all together in one bumper volume, with new illustrations in full-color and black-and-white.The collection is an ideal introduction for anyone discovering Pippi for the first time, while confirmed fans will enjoy revisiting their favorite episodes and recalling some they've forgotten. Her admirers will also find fascinating new biographical information about author Astrid Lindgren and the origin of the Pippi stories. Astrid Lindgren was awarded the 1958 Hans Christian Andersen Medal for her contribution to international children's literature.

Review by Publisher Summary 5

An enticing, newly illustrated collection of the enduringly popular Pippi stories. Since Pippi Longstocking was first published in 1950, the escapades of the incomparable Pippi,the girl with upside-down braids and no parents to tell her what to do, have delighted boys and girls alike. Now, for the first time, Pippi Longstocking, Pippi Goes on Board, and Pippi in the South Seas are all together in one bumper volume, with new illustrations in full-color and black-and-white.The collection is an ideal introduction for anyone discovering Pippi for the first time, while confirmed fans will enjoy revisiting their favorite episodes and recalling some they've forgotten. Her admirers will also find fascinating new biographical information about author Astrid Lindgren and the origin of the Pippi stories. Astrid Lindgren was awarded the 1958 Hans Christian Andersen Medal for her contribution to international children's literature.