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Bruns, George

Works: 370 works in 632 publications in 8 languages and 14,777 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Fiction  History  Legends  Music  Film and video adaptations  Fairy tales  Caricatures and cartoons 
Roles: Composer, Performer, Adapter, Conductor, Lyricist, Editor, Musician, Instrumentalist, Arranger
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by George Bruns
Sleeping Beauty ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 2,468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Princess Aurora is born to King Stefan & his wife. At a ceremony for her, fairies - Flora, Fauna and Merryweather - bestow gifts of magic on the child. But the evil sorceress, Maleficent, shows up and places a curse on the princess - where Aurora will die on her 16th birthday after touching a poisoned spinning wheel. Merryweather tries to undo the damage by casting a spell that will allow princess Aurora to awake from an ageless sleep with a kiss from her true love. The fairies take Aurora to their cottage and raise her as their own child. On her 16th birthday, Aurora meets Prince Phillip and the two fall in love. Maleficent kidnaps the Prince and she tricks Aurora into touching a spinning wheel. Realizing that the Prince is in trouble, the good fairies head to Maleficent's castle and spring the Prince loose. But the Prince soon finds himself up against Maleficent when she turns herself into a fire-breathing dragon. Now the Prince has to be strong enough to withstand the powers of the evil Maleficent
The sword in the stone by T. H White ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The English king dies leaving no heir. In the churchyard of a cathedral in London, a sword appears imbedded in a stone. It is inscribed with a prophecy. Although many try, no one can budge the sword from the stone. Deep in the dark woods, Merlin the Magician begins to teach 11-year-old Arthur, who lives in the castle of Sir Ector where he's an apprentice squire to Sir Kay. Arthur learns the basic truths of life, but he also runs into the evil Madam Mim, who tries to destroy him. A great tournament is held in London to pick a new king. Arthur, attending as Kay's squire, forgets Kay's sword, and runs back to the inn to get it, but the inn is locked. Arthur, seeing the sword in the stone, innocently, and easily, pulls it out. When the knights marvel at the wondrous sword and question where he got it, Arthur has to prove himself all over again by pulling the sword from the stone
The jungle book by Rudyard Kipling ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1,571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mowgli is a boy who has been raised by wolves in the Indian jungle. When the wolves hear that the fierce man-hating tiger Shere Khan has returned, they decide to send Mowgli to a local "man tribe" for his own safety. With the help of Bagheera the wise panther and the happy-go-lucky bear Baloo, Mowgli meets and befriends many jungle animals as he makes his way to the village
One hundred and one Dalmatians ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 1,445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pongo and Perdita have a litter of 15 dalmatian puppies. Cruella De Vil takes a fancy to the puppies and tries to buy them from their human owners, Roger and Anita. Cruella wants to get ahold of those puppies, as well as more puppies, to make herself a lovely dalmatian skin coat. Cruella hires some thugs to kidnap the puppies and hold them at an abandoned mansion. Now Pongo and Perdita must use an animal communication system to help find all the puppies
Johnny Tremain by Esther Forbes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Johnny Tremain is drawn into the Revolutionary War and becomes a patriot, fighting to free the colonies from England. Along the way he learns about life and about himself
Disney's American legends ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Compilation of four animated short films profiling legendary figures in American history. John Henry goes up against a machine with his hammer to help build America's railroads; Casey Jones, the brave engineer delivers the U.S. mail in record-breaking time; Johnny Appleseed plants apple trees across America to benefit the early pioneers; Paul Bunyan, the giant lumberjack, clears the land for American settlers
Robin Hood by Walt Disney ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
England is at war and ruled by a phony king! Greedy Prince John and his slithering sidekick, Sir Hiss, are taxing Nottingham's residents to the limit
Mickey and the beanstalk ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in French and English and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mickey, Donald and Goofy climb up a fantastic beanstalk into the sky to a place where everything is huge, including the food, a castle and a fearsome giant named Willy who guards a beautiful golden harp. Mickey and his friends will have to outwit Willy in order to make it home safely. Includes 4 other Disney animated films
The reluctant dragon ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A lighthearted story that follow the adventures of a brave young boy who, emboldened by tales of brave knights, decides to pursue the horrible dragon this is terrifying the villagers. But what he discovers is a surprisingly friendly dragon that is more interested in receiting poetry and making music than devouring fair damsels. Now the young boy will have to stop the local hero before he challenges the dragon to a fiery battle
The tortoise and the hare ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Join in the excitement as unlikely competitors Max Hare and Toby Tortoise challenge each other to a foot race. Max is confident he will win, so he takes time out to flirt with some cute bunnies, he shows off his skills in other sports and takes a break for a nap. But when he hears the crowd roar for Toby, who has slowly and steadily kept to the course, Max must make a last-minute dash for victory
Disney rarities celebrated shorts, 1920s-1960s ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of rare animated films by Walt Disney Productions
Walt Disney's The jungle book by Richard M Sherman ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1990 and 1997 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The songs from the original animated motion picture soundtrack about Mowgli, the man-cub raised in the jungle by a pack of wolves
The horse in the gray flannel suit by Norman Tokar ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An advertising executive buys a horse for his daughter as part of a campaign for one of his clients and finds himself getting involved in the horse's plans instead of his own
Sleeping Beauty by Walt Disney ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When an enchanted kingdom and the most fair princess in the land falls prey to the ultimate mistress of evil, the fate of the empire rests in the hands of three small fairies and a courageous prince's magic kiss. Their quest is fraught with peril as the spirited group must battle the evil witch and a fire-breathing dragon if they are to set Beauty free
Sleeping Beauty an original Walt Disney Records soundtrack by George Bruns ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A terrific recording that celebrates the 50th anniversary of one of Disney's most endearing classics, Sleeping Beauty
Walt Disney's Sleeping beauty [an original Walt Disney Records soundtrack] by George Bruns ( Recording )
4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The love bug ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1982 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jim es un joven piloto de carreras al que las cosas no le han ido muy bien. Conoce a Herbie, un curioso coche que parece tener vida propia. La compenetracioĢn de ambos es total y consiguen vencer las primeras carreras
Walt Disney's 101 Dalmatians by George Bruns ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Davy Crockett king of the wild frontier by Thomas Wakefield Blackburn ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the life story--and tall tale legends--of Davy Crockett, American frontiersman: from a young army scout, to soldier, Congressman and finally fighter for Texan Independence at the Battle of the Alamo
Merlijn de tovenaar ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in Multiple languages and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In de Middeleeuwen in Engeland zal degene die een geheimzinnig zwaard uit een aambeeld trekt, koning worden. Het lukt niemand totdat een jonge schildknaap het toevallig probeert. Vanaf ca. 7 jaar
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Alternative Names
Bruns, George E. 1914-1983
Bruns, George Edward 1914-1983
George Bruns & Norman Foster
George Burns
The Jungle Book (2)
English (62)
Spanish (15)
French (3)
Multiple languages (3)
Italian (2)
German (1)
Gujarati (1)
Dutch (1)