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Houghton Mifflin Company

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Works: 5,393 works in 8,766 publications in 1 language and 161,844 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Dictionaries  Folklore  Biography  Miscellanea  Pictorial works  Christmas stories  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Illustrations 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor, Printer, Other
Classifications: PZ7.V266, [E]
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The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg( Book )
2 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 5,179 libraries worldwide
A magical train ride on Christmas Eve takes a boy to the North Pole to receive a special gift from Santa Claus
Grandfather's journey by Allen Say( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 4,464 libraries worldwide
A Japanese American man recounts his grandfather's journey to America, which he later also undertakes, and describes the feelings of being torn by a love for two different countries
Black and white by David Macaulay( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 4,310 libraries worldwide
Four brief "stories" about parents, trains, and cows, or is it really all one story? The author recommends careful inspection of words and pictures to both minimize and enhance confusion
Castle by David Macaulay( Book )
3 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in English and held by 3,983 libraries worldwide
In this first-ever standalone full-color edition, Castle is lavishly reborn in digitally finished drawings rendered with felt-tip markers and colored pencils. Factual and artistic details shine in light of newly researched information. With characteristic zest and wit. Architecture enthusiasts of all ages will marvel at the staggering possibilities of human imagination and ingenuity
The American Heritage college dictionary ( Book )
15 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 3,925 libraries worldwide
"This new Fourth Edition of The American Heritage College Dictionary presents the very best that a college dictionary can offer. Every aspect of the Dictionary has been updated and revised. It bears the same hallmarks that have distinguished the American Heritage name for decades: an accessible and readable defining style, an attractive page design, and over 2,500 photographs and drawings that enhance the definitions and invite browsing."--BOOK JACKET
Cathedral : the story of its construction by David Macaulay( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 3,746 libraries worldwide
Text and detailed drawings follow the planning and construction of a magnificent Gothic cathedral in the imaginary French town of Chutreaux during the thirteenth century
What do you do with a tail like this? by Steve Jenkins( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 3,280 libraries worldwide
Animals can do amazing things with their ears, eyes, mouths, noses, feet, and tails. Some of the skills are highlighed in this interactive guessing book. What bird has blue feet and what does he do with them that's special?
The garden of Abdul Gasazi by Chris Van Allsburg( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 3,033 libraries worldwide
When the dog he is caring for runs away from Alan into the forbidden garden of a retired dog-hating magician, a spell seems to be cast over the contrary dog
The boy of the three-year nap by Dianne Snyder( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 2,978 libraries worldwide
A poor Japanese woman maneuvers events to change the lazy habits of her son
Bill Peet : an autobiography by Bill Peet( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 2,951 libraries worldwide
The well-known author and illustrator relates the story of his life and work
The mysteries of Harris Burdick by Chris Van Allsburg( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 2,873 libraries worldwide
Presents a series of loosely related drawings each accompanied by a title and a caption which the reader may use to make up his or her own story. An introduction provides a back story about the source of the drawings
The biggest bear by Lynd Ward( Book )
1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 2,675 libraries worldwide
Johnny goes hunting for a bearskin to hang on his family's barn and returns with a small bundle of trouble
The American heritage children's dictionary ( Book )
15 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 2,636 libraries worldwide
An illustrated reference book including an A-Z vocabulary listing, a thesaurus, and special sections on synonyms, word histories, vocabulary builders, and phonics
Mike Mulligan and his steam shovel by Virginia Lee Burton( Book )
1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 2,458 libraries worldwide
When Mike Mulligan and his steam shovel, Mary Anne, lose their jobs to the gasoline, electric, and diesel motor shovels, they find a new opportunity in a very surprising place
Roget's II : the new thesaurus by Peter Mark Roget( Book )
11 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 2,446 libraries worldwide
An alphabetical listing of words and synonyms, including definitions
Swan Lake by Mark Helprin( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1,860 libraries worldwide
A young prince and his beloved Odette struggle to protect themselves and their infant daughter from the evil Von Rothbart in this adaptation of the classic ballet
Why the sun and the moon live in the sky : an African folktale by Elphinstone Dayrell( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 1,848 libraries worldwide
An African folktale tells how the sun and water once lived on earth as friends, but because the sun failed to build his house large enough, he and his wife, the moon, were driven into the sky when the water came to visit them
The Houghton Mifflin dictionary of geography places and peoples of the world ( file )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 1,741 libraries worldwide
Entries provide detailed capsule histories for nations, regions, empires and major cities from early historical times to the present. Concise descriptions are given for thousands of smaller cities and communities. Also covers physical geography, with entries for mountain ranges and peaks, deserts, major bodies of water, and other physical features worldwide
Anastasia at this address by Lois Lowry( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 1,724 libraries worldwide
Ready for romance, thirteen-year-old Anastasia answers an ad in the personals with an exaggerated description of herself but soon runs into trouble when the unknown man turns up at a friend's wedding
Anastasia, absolutely by Lois Lowry( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 1,589 libraries worldwide
More adventures of thirteen-year-old Anastasia Krupnik as she tries to deal with a new dog, her school values class, and a personal moral dilemma
 
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