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Provensen, Alice

Overview
Works: 230 works in 778 publications in 13 languages and 40,402 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Poetry  Fiction  History  Pictorial works  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Author of introduction, Creator, Editor, Other, Performer
Classifications: PS3573.I444, 811.54
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Most widely held works by Alice Provensen
The glorious flight : across the Channel with Louis Blériot, July 25, 1909 by Alice Provensen ( Book )
30 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 4,666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the man whose fascination with flying machines produced the Bleriot XI, which in 1909 became the first heavier-than-air machine to fly the English Channel
A visit to William Blake's inn : poems for innocent and experienced travelers by Nancy Willard ( Book )
7 editions published between 1981 and 1987 in English and held by 4,196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of poems describing the curious menagerie of guests who arrive at William Blake's inn. Inspired by William Blake's Songs of Innocence and Songs of Experience, this delightful collection of poetry for children brings to life Blake's imaginary inn and its unusual guests
The buck stops here : the presidents of the United States by Alice Provensen ( Book )
16 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 2,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Detailed pictures present both personal and political facts about the Presidents of the United States and some historical events occurring during their terms
A day in the life of Murphy by Alice Provensen ( Book )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Murphy, a farm terrier, describes a day in his life as he gets fed in the kitchen, hunts mice, goes to the vet, returns to the house for dinner, investigates a noise outside, and retires to the barn for sleep
The year at Maple Hill Farm by Alice Provensen ( Book )
26 editions published between 1978 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 1,451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the seasonal changes on a farm and surrounding countryside throughout the year. This is a book about farm animals, and what happens during one year on a farm. In January, the cows stay in the barnyard, and the chickens don't lay many eggs. By March, you can tell spring is coming: the barn is filled with baby animals. Month by month, the animals at Maple Hill Farm sense the changing seasons and respond to the changes. Through gently humorous text and charming illustrations, Alice and Martin Provensen capture one year at their beloved Maple Hill Farm in a way sure to delight city slickers and country folk alike
A Peaceable kingdom : the Shaker abecedarius by Alice Provensen ( Book )
10 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in English and held by 1,253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An illustrated alphabet rhyme that includes the animals from alligator to zebra
Shaker Lane by Alice Provensen ( Book )
10 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in English and Japanese and held by 1,163 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
Klondike gold by Alice Provensen ( Book )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fictionalized account of William Howell, a young prospector who braved the arduous journey from Boston to the Yukon Territory in search of gold in the Klondike River valley
The voyage of the Ludgate Hill : travels with Robert Louis Stevenson by Nancy Willard ( Book )
4 editions published between 1986 and 1994 in English and held by 1,091 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A poem inspired by Robert Louis Stevenson's letters describes how the author and his wife survived a stormy ocean voyage with a shipload of exotic animals
Town & country by Alice Provensen ( Book )
9 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in English and held by 1,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes life in a big city and on a farm near a village
My fellow Americans : a family album by Alice Provensen ( Book )
5 editions published in 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tableaus and portraits of many of the individuals who have influenced American history, culture, and character
Our animal friends at Maple Hill Farm by Alice Provensen ( Book )
9 editions published between 1974 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 935 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!
Alfred Lord Tennyson's charge of the Light Brigade by Alfred Tennyson Tennyson ( Book )
10 editions published between 1964 and 2001 in English and held by 902 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
The fuzzy duckling by Jane Werner Watson ( Book )
36 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fuzzy little duckling goes for a walk, looking for someone to walk with
The Golden treasury of myths and legends; adapted from the world's great classics by Anne Terry White ( Book )
6 editions published between 1959 and 1970 in English and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seventeen legends from Greek, Roman, Viking, Celtic, Persian and French literature. Grades 5 and up
Birds, beasts, and the third thing : poems by D. H Lawrence ( Book )
5 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of short poems, mainly on themes suggested by the natural world
The Mother Goose book by Alice Provensen ( Book )
6 editions published between 1976 and 1981 in English and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A selection of traditional Mother Goose rhymes with illustrations
An owl and three pussycats by Alice Provensen ( Book )
6 editions published between 1981 and 1994 in English and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A baby owl and three kittens receive a bit of extra help in growing up on Maple Hill Farm
The color kittens by Margaret Wise Brown ( Book )
28 editions published between 1949 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While the color kittens are trying to make green paint, their mixing leads to pink, orange, and purple
Shakespeare : ten great plays by William Shakespeare ( Book )
3 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Provensen, A.
Provensen, A. 1918-
Provensen, A. (Alice)
Provensen, A. (Alice), 1918-
Provensen, Alice Rose Twitchell 1918-
プロヴェンセン, アリス
プロベンセン・アリス
Languages
English (195)
Japanese (10)
Dutch (8)
French (5)
Italian (4)
Spanish (4)
Danish (3)
Swedish (2)
Korean (2)
Finnish (2)
German (1)
Chinese (1)
Norwegian (1)
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