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Botsford, Ward

Overview
Works: 167 works in 255 publications in 2 languages and 2,464 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Horror fiction  Stories, plots, etc  Children's audiobooks  Science fiction  Motion picture music  Biography  Gothic fiction  Horror tales 
Roles: Author, Director, Performer, dir
Classifications: PR5397, 823.7
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Publications about Ward Botsford
Publications by Ward Botsford
Publications by Ward Botsford, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Ward Botsford
The pirates of Penzance : the story of the Gilbert & Sullivan operetta by Ward Botsford( Book )
3 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 423 libraries worldwide
Retells in prose the story about a group of pirates who can't seem to make piracy pay and who fall in love with the ten daughters of a major general
Fantastic Mr. Fox : original soundtrack by Roald Dahl( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 219 libraries worldwide
Every time Mr Fox steals a chicken from the farm, Farmers Boggis, Bunce and Bean grow wild with rage! They're the nastiest crooks in the valley, and they've concocted a cunning plan to dig him out of his hole once and for all. But it never occurs to them that Mr Fox has a fantastic plan of his own
Story of Swan lake by Ward Botsford( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1981 and 1988 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of a young prince and a beautiful princess who has been turned into a swan by a sorcerer. Unable to break the spell, the prince and princess hurl themselves into a lake, thereby proving their undying love and causing the death of the sorcerer
Story of Sleeping Beauty by Charles Perrault( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1980 and 1988 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of a princess who sleeps for 100 years until woken by the kiss of a prince
The robots of dawn by Isaac Asimov( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
Presents readings from the third novel in a series centering on the exploits of Lije Baley, a detective, at a time when earthlings have settled fifty other worlds. Focuses on the interplay between Lije and a woman named Gladia, and between Lije and the robots of the planet Aurora, where Lije is investigating the destruction of a robot
Frankenstein by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1977 and 1994 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
James Mason reads an abridged version of Shelley's novel about a scientist who creates a monster
Johannes Brahms : his story & his music by Ward Botsford( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1959 and 1983 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 78 libraries worldwide
Presents the biography of the composer and includes excerpts from his work
Eudora Welty reads her stories Powerhouse and Petrified man by Eudora Welty( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Powerhouse is an account of a Black jazz performer playing for a white dance in the South of the 1930's. Petrified man takes place as a conversation between a beautician and her customer
Giuseppe Verdi; his story and his music by Ward Botsford( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1961 and 1983 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
An introduction to the life and music of Italian composer Giuseppe Verdi, with excerpts from his works
Paddington turns detective by Michael Bond( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Describes the adventures of Paddington and his friends
George Frederick Handel ; his story and his music by Ward Botsford( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1959 and 1982 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Excerpts from works of Handel (chamber music, oratorios, operas, etc.) are combined with a narrative of his life
Joseph Brodsky reads his poetry by Joseph Brodsky( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Richard Wagner ; his story and his music by Ward Botsford( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1960 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Presents the life of Richard Wagner and excerpts from his work
Joseph Haydn ; his story and his music by Ward Botsford( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1959 and 1972 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Story of the nutcracker by Janet Schulman( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Relates the story of the popular ballet, in which a little girl travels with the Nutcracker Prince to the Land of Sweets. The story unfolds to the tune of Tchaikovsky's suite
Excerpts from Moby Dick by Herman Melville( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1975 in Undetermined and English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
The story of Captain Ahab's obsession with destroying the white whale that crippled him in a previous encounter, Moby Dick transcends its subject by exploring the bigger picture of man and his precarious and often contradictory relationship with the universe he inhabits
Spotlight on brass ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1956 in No Linguistic Content and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Franz Liszt; his story and his music by Ward Botsford( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1959 and 1972 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Giacchino Antonio Rossini ; his story and his music by Ward Botsford( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
 
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English (50)
German (1)
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