WorldCat Identities

Overlie, George

Overview
Works: 166 works in 251 publications in 1 language and 30,506 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Methods (Music)‡vFolk  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: ML3930.A2, 793.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by George Overlie
The adventure of Black Peter ; The Gloria Scott by Murray Shaw( Book )

5 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 1,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents two adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson each accompanied by a section identifying the clues mentioned in the story and explaining the reasoning used by Holmes to put the clues together and come up with a solution. Also includes a map highlighting the sites of the mysteries
Folk instruments by Lee Gilmore( Book )

2 editions published between 1962 and 1968 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the origins of instruments such as the banjo, ukelele, zither, and the bagpipe
The adventure of the six Napoleons ; The blue carbuncle by Murray Shaw( Book )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents two adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson, each accompanied by a section identifying the clues mentioned in the story and explaining the reasoning used by Holmes to put the clues together and come with a solution. Also includes a map highlighting the sites of the mysteries
Halloween magic by James W Baker( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Directions for ten magic tricks with a Halloween theme
Christmas magic by James W Baker( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how to perform ten magic tricks revolving around a Christmas theme
The woodwinds by Jean Craig( Book )

2 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives and introduction to modern woodwinds
Valentine magic by James W Baker( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Directions for ten magic tricks with a Valentine's Day theme
The story of musical notes by Jean Craig( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of the way music has been written down from early Christian times through modern notation systems
The adventure of the Copper Beeches ; The Redheaded League by Murray Shaw( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents two adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson, each accompanied by a section identifying the clues mentioned in the story and explaining the reasoning used by Holmes to put the clues together and come up with a solution. Also includes a map highlighting the sites of the mysteries
Birthday magic by James W Baker( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains ten magic tricks revolving around a birthday theme
Keyboard instruments : the story of the piano by Lionel Davis( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the construction of the harp, the harpsichord, and the piano; keyboard notation; the elements that compose a tune and how to express them at the keyboard. Also mentions other keyboard instruments and their identifying features
The heart of the orchestra by Jean Craig( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the violin and other string instruments
Shining brass : the story of the trumpet and other brass instruments by Daniel B Tetzlaff( Book )

3 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the brass instruments, the similarities in their manufacture, and their use in the orchestra and band
The alphabet of music by Robert W Surplus( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the component parts of music: melody, rhythm, harmony, and form. The author also includes chapters on musical composition and the musical alphabet
The beat of the drum : the story of drums and other percussion instruments by Robert W Surplus( Book )

2 editions published between 1963 and 1971 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses early percussion, drums of today, timpani, bass drum, snare drum, tenor drum, tambourine, tomtom, traps, percussion from south of the border, keyboard percussion and metal percussion
Merry-go-rounds by Art Thomas( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the history of merry-go-rounds which had their beginning in Arabia more than nine hundred years ago
Tomahawks and trombones by Barbara Mitchell( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Related how a group of Moravians, living in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, around 1755, used heavenly music to defeat the Delaware Indians
Thanksgiving magic by James W Baker( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how to perform magic tricks with a Thanksgiving theme
Mississippi sternwheelers by Pam Zeck( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs and text describe the origins of sternwheel paddle boats and how they aided in the settling of the interior of the United States. Also included is a look at today's sternwheelers
April Fools' Day magic by James W Baker( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how to perform magic tricks with April Fools' Day as a theme
 
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Alternative Names
Baranov, I. A. 1924-

Overlie, G.

Overlie, G. (George)

Languages
English (35)