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Burgess, Thornton W. (Thornton Waldo) 1874-1965

Overview
Works: 429 works in 1,895 publications in 2 languages and 33,636 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Folklore  Anecdotes  Pictorial works  Short stories 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Speaker, Creator
Classifications: PZ10.3.B8, FIC
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Publications by Thornton W Burgess
Publications by Thornton W Burgess, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by Thornton W Burgess
Old Mother West Wind by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
89 editions published between 1910 and 2015 in English and held by 3,131 libraries worldwide
The adventures of Peter Rabbit, Johnny Chuck, Reddy Fox, the Merry Little Breezes, and all their companions in the fields, the woods, and the streams
Mother West Wind "why" stories by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
80 editions published between 1915 and 2009 in English and held by 1,635 libraries worldwide
Grandfather Frog tells stories about why Spotty the turtle carries hias house with him, why Paddy the Beaver has a broad tail, and many others
The adventures of Sammy Jay by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
57 editions published between 1915 and 2014 in English and Korean and held by 1,161 libraries worldwide
Relates the adventures of Sammy Jay, a lazy bird who would rather steal from his neighbors than find his own food
The adventures of Peter Cottontail by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
58 editions published between 1914 and 2014 in English and held by 1,127 libraries worldwide
Stories of Peter Rabbit, who wants to change his name to Peter Cottontail, and the tricks he plays on his friends Reddy Fox and Jimmy Skunk
The adventures of Jerry Muskrat by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
51 editions published between 1914 and 2012 in English and held by 936 libraries worldwide
When the Smiling Pool and Laughing Brook dry up one day, Jerry Muskrat and the other forest animals set out to find the cause
The adventures of Reddy Fox by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
48 editions published between 1913 and 2015 in English and held by 791 libraries worldwide
Despite his grandmother's efforts to teach him to behave, Reddy Fox always seems to get into trouble
Mother West Wind's neighbors by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
31 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in English and held by 791 libraries worldwide
Fifteen tales of Johnny Chuck, Sammy Jay, Jimmy Skunk, and the other animals and birds of the Green Meadows
The adventures of Chatterer the Red Squirrel by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
37 editions published between 1915 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 780 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the adventures of Chatterer the Red Squirrel, whose tongue runs away with him at times, and his experiences with with his animal friends and a boy on the nearby farm
The adventures of Buster Bear by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
39 editions published between 1916 and 2013 in English and held by 777 libraries worldwide
The other animals are frightened when Buster Bear comes to live in the Green Forest, until he gets into trouble trying to steal blueberries from Farmer Brown's boy and they realize he is not very different from them
The adventures of Grandfather Frog by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
43 editions published between 1915 and 2011 in English and Korean and held by 742 libraries worldwide
When Grandfather Frog sets out to see the Great World, he discovers it is a dangerous place and is happy to return to the Smiling Pool
The adventures of Danny Meadow Mouse by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
42 editions published between 1915 and 2012 in English and Korean and held by 739 libraries worldwide
Danny Meadow Mouse, a timid but quick vole, plays hide-and-seek with his foe Reddy Fox and has other adventures with the animals of the Green Meadow
The adventures of Johnny Chuck by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
42 editions published between 1913 and 2013 in English and held by 720 libraries worldwide
The story of a woodchuck and of his home, food, and friends and enemies in the forest
The adventures of Jimmy Skunk by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
37 editions published between 1918 and 2012 in English and held by 694 libraries worldwide
When the Smiling Pool near their homes dries up, Jimmy Skunk and his forest friends set out to find the cause
The adventures of Prickly Porky by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
35 editions published between 1916 and 2012 in English and held by 680 libraries worldwide
The story of a porcupine and of his home, foods, friends and enemies in the forest
The adventures of Paddy the Beaver by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
38 editions published between 1917 and 2015 in English and held by 677 libraries worldwide
The exciting adventures of Paddy the Beaver and his friends of the Green Meadows
The adventures of Old Man Coyote by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
37 editions published between 1916 and 2013 in English and held by 670 libraries worldwide
Peter Rabbit overcomes his fear and makes friends with Old Man Coyote
The adventures of Old Mr. Toad by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
33 editions published between 1916 and 2010 in English and held by 666 libraries worldwide
Peter Rabbit and the other woodland animals discover that they have misjudged Old Mr. Toad, who also learns some important lessons
The Burgess bird book for children by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
45 editions published between 1919 and 2012 in English and held by 610 libraries worldwide
A book designed to interest children and give them facts and knowledge about the lives of birds
The adventures of Bobby Coon by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
31 editions published between 1838 and 2012 in English and held by 598 libraries worldwide
Bobby Raccoon discovers that life can have many surprises when he loses his home, makes new friends, and finds a new home
The adventures of Mr. Mocker by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
31 editions published between 1914 and 2014 in English and held by 502 libraries worldwide
The story of a mocking bird and of his home, foods, friends and enemies in the forest
 
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Alternative Names
Burgess, T. W. 1874-1965
Burgess, Thornton
Burgess, Thornton 1874-1965
Burgess, Thornton W.
Burgess, Thornton W. 18
Burgess, Thornton W. 1874-1965
Burgess, Thornton W. (Thornton Waldo), 1874-1965.
Burgess, Thornton Waldo
Burgess, Thornton Waldo 1874-1965
Thornton Burgess Amerikaans schrijver (1874-1965)
Thornton Burgess amerikansk författare
Thornton Burgess amerikansk skribent
Thornton, W. B.
Thornton, W.B., 1874-1965
ثورنتون بورغيس
버어지스, 도온튼 1874-1965
버어지스, 도온튼 W. 1874-1965
ソーントン・バージェス
バーケス
バージェス, T
バージェス, ソートン ワルドー
バージェス, ソーントン
バージス
Languages
English (936)
Korean (3)
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