WorldCat Identities

Tansley, Eric

Overview
Works: 17 works in 27 publications in 4 languages and 414 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Folklore  Historical fiction  Biography  Children's audiobooks  Action and adventure fiction  High interest-low vocabulary books  Graphic novels 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ10.3.S38, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Eric Tansley
Uncle Whiskers by Philip Brown( Book )

6 editions published between 1974 and 1979 in English and Dutch and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author writes a biography of his well-loved ginger cat who lived to be 14-years-old
Ajax : golden dog of the Australian bush by Mary E Patchett( Book )

2 editions published between 1953 and 1954 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ajax the warrior by Mary E Patchett( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love and marriage by Edward LYNDOE( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interesting British birds by Kathleen N Daly( Book )

3 editions published between 1956 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black Beauty by Anna Sewell( Book )

in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A horse of nineteenth century England tells his life story from his early home through many masters and experiences, both good and bad
Fishing by Eric Tansley( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Birds of the hill, moor and marsh by Eric Tansley( Book )

2 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Birds of the field and woodland by Eric Tansley( Book )

1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Birds of the Hill, Moor and Marsh. Pictures and text by E. Tansley by Eric Tansley( Book )

2 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boken om Västern by Charles Chilton( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in Swedish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Snow dog by Jim Kjelgaard( Book )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventure of a dog born in the wilderness, left to fend for himself when a black wolf kills his mother and brothers, and finally won over by the trapper his mother had deserted
Interview with Eric Tansley by Eric Tansley( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Recalls education, describing schools attended in St Albans, Hertfordshire from infant school to college in London. Describes his father's work as manager of a shoe factory in St Albans, gives a brief history of the shoe industry in St Albans, and mentions family members working in the shoe trade. Touches on his own work in the shoe industry. Describes call up during the Second World War and volunteering for the Royal Air Force (RAF). Describes air crew training as a pilot in America (USA), detailing the training and conditions in America. Mentions the racism experienced in the southern states and anti-British sentiment expressed particularly in cities like Detroit. Also notes the lack of class distinction in the USA. Compares experience of America with time spent in Canada. Describes return to UK and conditions in Britain in wartime. Gives memories of VE Day celebrations and concern over possibilities of being sent to the Far East. Recalls the dropping of the Atomic bomb in 1945 and describes details of lecture given in the forces on the atom bomb. Recalls demobilization and return to shoe industry. Describes effects of wartime on production and conditions after the war. Describes Mr. Claw buying Trueform shoes, the development of the British Shoe Corporation and subsequent transfer to Leicester of the shoe factory from St Albans. Details the upheaval caused to workers by this, the loss in production and his disillusionment. Comments on the decline of the British shoe trade to other markets and pirating of designs to other countries
Birds of the Field and Woodland. Pictures and text by Eric Tansley by Eric Tansley( Book )

1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Spotlight on animals by Chapman Pincher( Book )

1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ayaḳs ha-loḥem by Mary E Patchett( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in Hebrew and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Languages
English (21)

Dutch (2)

Swedish (1)

Hebrew (1)