WorldCat Identities

Provensen, Martin

Overview
Works: 191 works in 621 publications in 10 languages and 30,934 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Poetry  Fiction  Abecedariuses  Alphabet rhymes  Stories in rhyme  Toy and movable books  Pop-up books  Biography  Drama 
Roles: Illustrator, Creator, Author, Other, Performer
Classifications: PR5489, 811.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Martin Provensen
 
Most widely held works by Martin Provensen
The glorious flight : across the Channel with Louis Blériot, July 25, 1909 by Alice Provensen( Book )

32 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 4,631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the man whose fascination with flying machines produced the Bleriot XI
A visit to William Blake's inn : poems for innocent and experienced travelers by Nancy Willard( Book )

10 editions published between 1981 and 1987 in English and held by 4,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems describing the curious menagerie of guests who arrive at William Blake's inn
A peaceable kingdom : the Shaker abecedarius by Alice Provensen( Book )

10 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in English and held by 1,188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated alphabet rhyme that includes the animals from alligator to zebra
Shaker Lane by Alice Provensen( Book )

11 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 1,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the town decides to build a reservoir on their land, the residents of Shaker Lane decide to move away rather than fight to keep their homes
The voyage of the Ludgate Hill : travels with Robert Louis Stevenson by Nancy Willard( Book )

7 editions published between 1986 and 1994 in English and Japanese and held by 1,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poem inspired by Robert Louis Stevenson's letters describes how Stevenson and his wife survived a stormy ocean voyage with a shipload of exotic animals
A book of seasons by Alice Provensen( Book )

8 editions published between 1976 and 1998 in Spanish and English and held by 1,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An easy-to-read description of the continuously changing seasons
Town & country by Alice Provensen( Book )

8 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in English and held by 1,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes life in a big city and on a farm near a village
Our animal friends at Maple Hill Farm by Alice Provensen( Book )

5 editions published between 1974 and 2004 in English and held by 911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes animals on the authors' own farm in New York: dogs, horses, pigs, geese, chickens, cows, goats, sheep, cats, and more!
The Golden treasury of myths and legends; adapted from the world's great classics by Anne Terry White( Book )

13 editions published between 1959 and 1970 in English and Swedish and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Greek legends such as the Bride of Pluto and Daedalus
The fuzzy duckling by Jane Werner Watson( Book )

34 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fuzzy duckling, having wandered off for a walk on his own, becomes worried when he cannot seem to find his way home again
Birds, beasts, and the third thing : poems by D. H Lawrence( Book )

4 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short poems, mainly on themes suggested by the natural world
An owl and three pussycats by Alice Provensen( Book )

15 editions published between 1981 and 1994 in 5 languages and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The smallest imaginable owl and three squirming furry kittens receive a bit of extra help in growing up
The Mother Goose book by Alice Provensen( Book )

2 editions published between 1976 and 1981 in English and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of traditional Mother Goose rhymes with illustrations
The color kittens by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

35 editions published between 1949 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While the colour kittens are trying to make green paint, their mixing leads to pink, orange and purple
Alfred Lord Tennyson's charge of the Light Brigade by Alfred Tennyson Tennyson( Book )

2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Tennyson's poem about the heroic effort of British soldiers who formed the Light Brigade that fought in the Crimean War battle at Balaklava on Oct. 25, 1854
Shakespeare : ten great plays by William Shakespeare( Book )

4 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child's garden of verses by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

13 editions published between 1895 and 1999 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems
The Provensen book of fairy tales by Alice Provensen( Book )

5 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folklore
Leonardo da Vinci : the artist, inventor, scientist in three-dimensional, movable pictures by Alice Provensen( Book )

6 editions published in 1984 in English and French and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contain intricate lift-the-flap and movable toy illustrations
 
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A visit to William Blake's inn : poems for innocent and experienced travelers
Alternative Names
Provensen, M.

Provensen, M. 1916-1987

Provensen, M. (Martin)

Provensen, M. (Martin), 1916-1987

프로벤슨, 마틴 1916-1987

プロヴェンセン, マーティン

プロベンセン, マーチン

プロベンセン, マーティン

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A visit to William Blake's inn : poems for innocent and experienced travelersA peaceable kingdom : the Shaker abecedariusThe voyage of the Ludgate Hill : travels with Robert Louis StevensonA book of seasonsTown & countryOur animal friends at Maple Hill FarmThe fuzzy ducklingThe color kittensA child's garden of verses