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Arbuthnot, May Hill 1884-1969

Overview
Works: 154 works in 633 publications in 3 languages and 18,734 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Bibliography  Poetry  Bibliographies  Fiction  Nursery rhymes  Fairy tales  Picture books  Folk literature 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Contributor, Other
Classifications: PN1009.A1, 398.8
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Publications about May Hill Arbuthnot
Publications by May Hill Arbuthnot
Publications by May Hill Arbuthnot, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about May Hill Arbuthnot
 
Most widely held works by May Hill Arbuthnot
Children and books by Zena Sutherland( Book )
94 editions published between 1947 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 5,475 libraries worldwide
Source book and guide, including entirely new elements to meet today's needs. For all who are concerned with children's literature
Children's books too good to miss by May Hill Arbuthnot( Book )
43 editions published between 1948 and 1983 in English and held by 1,725 libraries worldwide
The Arbuthnot anthology of children's literature by May Hill Arbuthnot( Book )
37 editions published between 1952 and 1980 in English and held by 1,636 libraries worldwide
A collection of poetry, folklore, fantasy, short stories, biographies, and other non-fiction. Includes a history and discussion of children's literature and suggestions for using this literature with children
Time for poetry; a representative collection of poetry for children, to be used in the classroom, home, or camp; especially planned for college classes in children's literature by May Hill Arbuthnot( Book )
9 editions published between 1952 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,006 libraries worldwide
A collection of poetry arranged by large subject groups, with poems for children of different ages within each group
The Arbuthnot anthology of children's literature : single-volume edition of Time for poetry, Time for fairy tales and Time for true tales by May Hill Arbuthnot( Book )
15 editions published between 1952 and 1961 in English and held by 938 libraries worldwide
A collection of poems and stories for children, to be used in the classroom, home, or camp; especially planned for college classes in children's literature, with introductions and headnotes
Time for poetry by May Hill Arbuthnot( Book )
25 editions published between 1951 and 1968 in English and held by 826 libraries worldwide
A teacher's anthology to accompany "The new basic readers"
The Arbuthnot lectures, 1970-1979 by Association for library service to children( Book )
9 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 695 libraries worldwide
Children's reading in the home by May Hill Arbuthnot( Book )
12 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in English and held by 681 libraries worldwide
Handleiding voor ouders en opvoeders voor het gebruik van boeken voor de leesopvoeding van hun kinderen, waarin de leesbehoeften van verschillende leeftijdsgroepen en criteria voor de beoordeling van boeken worden aangegeven
Time for true tales and almost true; a representative collection of realistic stories for children, to be used in the classroom, home, or camp; especially planned for college classes in children's literature; with a general introd., section introductions, and headnotes for the individual stories by May Hill Arbuthnot( Book )
19 editions published between 1953 and 1971 in English and held by 657 libraries worldwide
"A representative collection of realistic stories for children; to be used in the classroom, home or camp; especially planned for college classes in children's literature; with a general introduction, section introductions, and headnotes for the individual stories." Title page
Time for fairy tales, old and new by May Hill Arbuthnot( Book )
6 editions published between 1952 and 1961 in English and Undetermined and held by 641 libraries worldwide
Extensive collection of folk and fairy tales from around the world
Time for poetry; a representative collection of poetry for children, to be used in the classroom, home, or camp; especially planned for college classes in children's literature; with an introd. for teachers and parents on reading poetry to children and using poetry in verse choirs by May Hill Arbuthnot( Book )
8 editions published between 1961 and 1968 in English and held by 607 libraries worldwide
A collection of poetry arranged by large subject groups, with poems for children of different ages within each group. Includes a section "Keeping Poetry and Children Together" in which such subjects as reading poetry to children, speaking poetry together, and relating poetry to other art forms are discussed
Tirra lirra : rhymes old and new by Laura Elizabeth Howe Richards( Book )
1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 588 libraries worldwide
Selection of rhymes and nonsense verses taken from issues of St. Nicholas
Time for old magic by May Hill Arbuthnot( Book )
7 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 447 libraries worldwide
Folk and fairy tales from more than twenty-three countries
Time for biography by May Hill Arbuthnot( Book )
5 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 415 libraries worldwide
"A representative collection of biographies for children, to be used in the classroom, home, or camp; especially planned for college classes in children's literature; with a special section entitled "Biography and children" Title page
Time for stories of the past and present by May Hill Arbuthnot( Book )
6 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 337 libraries worldwide
Excerpts from a wide range of realistic fiction, arranged by subject area
Time for new magic by May Hill Arbuthnot( Book )
2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 262 libraries worldwide
Fifty-six selections and extracts from modern works of fantasy such as Andersen's fairy tales, The Borrowers, and A Wrinkle in Time. Includes suggestions for using fantasy with children
Time for discovery, informational books; a collection of representative selections by Evelyn L Wenzel( Book )
3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
Fifty-seven excerpts from non-fiction books in the physical, biological, and social sciences. Includes a discussion of the use of these books and an annotated bibliography of other selected books for children and young people
Fun with Dick and Jane by William S Gray( Book )
9 editions published between 1940 and 1947 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Stories of Dick and Jane as they play with their friends, pets, and toys and visit the farm
The real Mother Goose by Mother Goose( Book )
7 editions published between 1965 and 1968 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Although the verses are as British as plum pudding, the name, Mother Goose, actually made its way into England from France. Perrault's collection of eight famous folk tales in 1697 was called "Contes de ma mere l'Oye" or "Talkes of Mother Goose", in short, tall tales or tales of make-believe. Rhymes that have delighted generations since the eighteenth century
 
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Alternative Names
Arbuthnot, Mary Hill 1884-1969
Arbuthnot, May H. 1884-1969
Arbuthnot, May Hill 1884-
Hill Arbuthnot, May
Hill Arbuthnot, May 1884-1969
Hill, May 1884-1969 nafr
Hill, May nafr 1884-1969
May Hill Arbuthnot American educator and writer
Languages
English (326)
Spanish (1)
German (1)
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