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Wildsmith, Brian

Overview
Works: 626 works in 1,814 publications in 9 languages and 55,664 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Pictorial works  Biography  Picture books  Folklore  Board books  Christmas stories  Drama 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Scribe
Classifications: PR5489,
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Oxford Book of Poetry for Children by Edward Blishen( Book )
21 editions published between 1963 and 1996 in English and German and held by 1,911 libraries worldwide
A collection of 170 poems divided into 17 categories
The Easter story by Brian Wildsmith( Book )
24 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,896 libraries worldwide
The story of the last days of Jesus' life, the crucifixion, and the resurrection, as seen through the eyes of a small donkey
ABC by Brian Wildsmith( Book )
8 editions published between 1962 and 2003 in English and held by 1,538 libraries worldwide
Each letter of the alphabet is represented by a drawing of an object or animal
Brian Wildsmith's Mother Goose : a collection of nursery rhymes by Brian Wildsmith( Book )
36 editions published between 1964 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,477 libraries worldwide
Synopsis: Almost every one of the 87 nursery rhymes appears on its own page, accompanied by a vibrant, full-color painting. The collection includes "Humpty Dumpty," "Little Bo-Peep," "Jack Sprat," and many more old favorites, along with some less familiar rhymes. A convenient index of first lines is included
The Owl and the Woodpecker by Brian Wildsmith( Book )
27 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,383 libraries worldwide
The Owl and the Woodpecker are anything but friendly neighbors until the day a storm hits their forest
The little wood duck by Brian Wildsmith( Book )
27 editions published between 1972 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,341 libraries worldwide
The animals by the lake make fun of little Wood Duck for swimming in circles, but his uniqueness proves to be useful
The twelve days of Christmas by Anne Geddes( Book )
22 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in English and German and held by 1,327 libraries worldwide
Traditional Christmas song. All grades
Brian Wildsmith's circus by Brian Wildsmith( Book )
19 editions published between 1970 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 1,252 libraries worldwide
Full-page brilliant watercolor illustrations capture the full and excitement of the animal, clown, and acrobatic acts of the circus
The North Wind and the Sun; a fable by Jean de La Fontaine( Book )
25 editions published between 1964 and 2007 in English and Chinese and held by 1,208 libraries worldwide
When the Sun and the North Wind observe the traveler below, they make a wager to see which one can make the man remove his coat. A simple version of the fable that says gentleness may conquer where force fails
The lion and the rat : a fable by Jean de La Fontaine( Book )
34 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,192 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the La Fontaine fable in which a small rat is the only animal capable of saving the life of the King of the Beasts
Fishes by Brian Wildsmith( Book )
20 editions published between 1967 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 1,130 libraries worldwide
Each color drawing of a fish is captioned with the term used for a group of that species, such as a stream of minnows, a hover of trout, or a flock of dolphins
Brian Wildsmith's 1, 2, 3's by Brian Wildsmith( Book )
6 editions published between 1965 and 1995 in English and held by 1,107 libraries worldwide
The numbers from 1 to 10 are accompanied by drawings composed of rectangles, circles, and triangles
Brian Wildsmith's birds by Brian Wildsmith( Book )
9 editions published between 1967 and 1986 in English and held by 1,106 libraries worldwide
Presents names for various groups of birds, such as " a stare of owls" and "a party of jays."
Goat's trail by Brian Wildsmith( Book )
8 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 1,067 libraries worldwide
A wild goat leads a procession of animals into town, causing chaos and dismay. Includes die-cut windows on most of the spreads
Squirrels by Brian Wildsmith( Book )
24 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,067 libraries worldwide
Text and watercolor illustrations describe the characteristics and habits of squirrels throughout the year
Wild animals by Brian Wildsmith( Book )
15 editions published between 1967 and 1996 in English and held by 1,052 libraries worldwide
Color illustrations of fourteen species of wild animals in gatherings or companies, with the appropriate term for assembled groups of each creature, such as a cete of badgers, a pride of lions, or a skulk of foxes
A child's garden of verses by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )
20 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in English and held by 1,012 libraries worldwide
"First published in 1885 ... Stevenson's poetry captures the joy and whimsy of childhood ..."--Inside front dust-jacket
Joseph by Brian Wildsmith( Book )
5 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 998 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the Old Testament story of Joseph whose jealous brothers sold him as a slave into Egypt
Saint Francis by Brian Wildsmith( Book )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and French and held by 987 libraries worldwide
The story of the life of St. Francis of Assisi, who rejects his wealthy background to lead a life of poverty, good works, and kindness to animals, told as though spoken by the saint himself
Professor Noah's spaceship by Brian Wildsmith( Book )
27 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 954 libraries worldwide
As the forest begins to change, the animals and birds, no longer happy there, fly away in Professor Noah's amazing spaceship. Where do they go and what do they find there?
 
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Alternative Names
Brian Wildsmith
Brian Wildsmith auteur d'ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Brian Wildsmith Brits kunstschilder
Brian Wildsmith englischer Maler und Kinderbuchillustrator
Wildsmith, Brian, 1930-
וילדסמית, בריאן
와일드스미스, 브라이언 1930-
ブライアン・ワイルドスミス
ワイルドスミス, ブライアン
Languages
English (337)
German (23)
Chinese (10)
Korean (6)
Persian (3)
French (2)
Japanese (2)
Spanish (2)
Burmese (1)
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