skip to content

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

Overview
Works: 431 works in 1,826 publications in 1 language and 32,250 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Folklore  Anecdotes 
Roles: Creator, Speaker
Classifications: PZ7.B917, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about Thornton W Burgess
Publications by Thornton W Burgess
Publications by Thornton W Burgess, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Thornton W Burgess
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Most widely held works by Thornton W Burgess
Old Mother West Wind by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
56 editions published between 1910 and 2012 in English and held by 2,259 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
The adventures of Reddy Fox by Thornton W Burgess( file )
43 editions published between 1913 and 2013 in English and held by 2,049 libraries worldwide
Despite his grandmother's efforts to teach him to behave, Reddy Fox always seems to get into trouble
The adventures of Peter Cottontail by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
61 editions published between 1914 and 2014 in English and held by 1,158 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
Mother West Wind's children by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
29 editions published between 1911 and 2013 in English and held by 971 libraries worldwide
Fifteen tales that explain why Danny Meadow Mouse has a short tail, the reason Reddy Fox has no friends, and other mysteries about the residents of the Green Meadow
The adventures of Buster Bear by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
43 editions published between 1916 and 2013 in English and held by 874 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
Mother West Wind "why" stories by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
33 editions published between 1915 and 1988 in English and held by 870 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 Chatterer the Red Squirrel by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
38 editions published between 1915 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 818 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the adventures of Chatterer the Red Squirrel and his animal friends
Mother West Wind's neighbors by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
30 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in English and held by 817 libraries worldwide
Fifteen tales of Johnny Chuck, Sammy Jay, Jimmy Skunk, and the other animals and birds of the Green Forest, Green Meadow, and Briar Patch in an unabridged republication of the book first published in 1913
The adventures of Grandfather Frog by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
43 editions published between 1915 and 2011 in English and held by 794 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 Johnny Chuck by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
42 editions published between 1913 and 2013 in English and held by 769 libraries worldwide
The story of a woodchuck and of his home, food, and friends and enemies in the forest
The adventures of Jerry Muskrat by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
45 editions published between 1914 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 760 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 Danny Meadow Mouse by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
43 editions published between 1915 and 2012 in English and held by 759 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 Meadows
The adventures of Paddy the Beaver by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
40 editions published between 1917 and 2011 in English and held by 755 libraries worldwide
The exciting adventures of Paddy the Beaver and his friends of the Green Meadows
The adventures of Jimmy Skunk by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
35 editions published between 1918 and 2013 in English and held by 721 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 Old Man Coyote by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
36 editions published between 1916 and 2013 in English and held by 719 libraries worldwide
Peter Rabbit overcomes his fear and makes friends with Old Man Coyote
The adventures of Prickly Porky by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
38 editions published between 1916 and 2013 in English and held by 714 libraries worldwide
The story of a porcupine and of his home, foods, friends and enemies in the forest
The adventures of Old Mr. Toad by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
31 editions published between 1916 and 2013 in English and held by 696 libraries worldwide
Peter Rabbit and the other woodland animals discover that they have misjudged Old Mr. Toad, who also learns some important lessons
The adventures of poor Mrs. Quack by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
28 editions published between 1917 and 2014 in English and held by 619 libraries worldwide
Poor Mrs. Quack hides at the Smiling Pool from the terrible guns over on the Big River, while Sammy Jay and Blacky the Crow think up a plan to help her find the missing Mr. Quack
The adventures of Mr. Mocker by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
32 editions published between 1914 and 2014 in English and held by 598 libraries worldwide
The story of a mocking bird and of his home, foods, friends and enemies in the forest
The adventures of Sammy Jay by Thornton W Burgess( Book )
33 editions published between 1915 and 2009 in English and held by 578 libraries worldwide
Relates the adventures of Sammy Jay, a lazy bird who would rather steal from his neighbors than find his own food
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
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
バーケス
バージェス, T
バージェス, ソーントン
バージス
Languages
English (809)
Covers
Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.