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Bronson, Wilfrid S. (Wilfrid Swancourt) 1894-1985

Overview
Works: 37 works in 120 publications in 6 languages and 4,549 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ10.3.B7592, 595.7
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Publications about Wilfrid S Bronson
Publications by Wilfrid S Bronson
Publications by Wilfrid S Bronson, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Wilfrid S Bronson
Beetles by Wilfrid S Bronson( Book )
3 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 421 libraries worldwide
Discusses the anatomy and physiology of beetles in terms of the mechanics of an automobile and describes the life histories of various species, differentiating between harmful and beneficial beetles
The sea for Sam by W. Maxwell Reed( Book )
10 editions published between 1935 and 1960 in English and Polish and held by 421 libraries worldwide
Turtles by Wilfrid S Bronson( Book )
5 editions published between 1945 and 2008 in English and held by 361 libraries worldwide
Very simple description of turtle habits and habitats
The grasshopper book by Wilfrid S Bronson( Book )
6 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in English and held by 336 libraries worldwide
A fascinating study of grasshoppers and their relations, as well as a look at Aesop's fable, which compares the grasshopper unfavorably to the ant
Cats by Wilfrid S Bronson( Book )
6 editions published between 1950 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 307 libraries worldwide
An inside look at cat habits and behavior with lively black and white drawings
The wonder world of ants by Wilfrid S Bronson( Book )
5 editions published between 1937 and 2008 in English and held by 297 libraries worldwide
Describes the different types of ants, from the familiar kinds which can be found in any field to the devastating army ants of Africa
Dogs: best breeds for young people by Wilfrid S Bronson( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 248 libraries worldwide
Discusses the suitability of dogs as pets and relates general information about various breeds such as their behavior and maintenance of good health
Coyotes : (kiýotes or ki-yot́ays) by Wilfrid S Bronson( Book )
3 editions published between 1946 and 2008 in English and held by 238 libraries worldwide
Goats by Wilfrid S Bronson( Book )
2 editions published between 1959 and 2010 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
The place of goats in history, their habits and characteristics, and the methods of raising them
Pinto's journey by Wilfrid S Bronson( Book )
7 editions published between 1948 and 2007 in English and Malay and held by 204 libraries worldwide
In New Mexico in the early 1940s, Pinto, a nine-year-old Pueblo Indian boy, determines to help his family have a better Christmas by searching for another source of turquoise when the mines on which his jeweler grandfather depends close because of the war
Starlings by Wilfrid S Bronson( Book )
3 editions published between 1948 and 2008 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
Describes how starlings came to this country, their nesting habits, and the other birds that resemble them
Horns and antlers by Wilfrid S Bronson( Book )
4 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in English and held by 173 libraries worldwide
Describes the common horned wild animals of North America and the lives they lead
Children of the sea by Wilfrid S Bronson( Book )
5 editions published between 1940 and 1968 in English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
A dolphin born in the Florida Everglades and a boy from Nassau form a friendship
The boy with the parrot : a story of Guatemala by Elizabeth Jane Coatsworth( Book )
12 editions published between 1930 and 1948 in English and Dutch and held by 149 libraries worldwide
A Guatemalan peasant lad becomes a peddler, acquires a parrot with his first earned quetzals, peddles his wares successfully, and buys his mother a sewing machine
Freedom and plenty: ours to save by Wilfrid S Bronson( Book )
1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
The chisel-tooth tribe by Wilfrid S Bronson( Book )
2 editions published between 1939 and 2012 in English and held by 125 libraries worldwide
Pollwiggle's progress by Wilfrid S Bronson( Book )
7 editions published between 1932 and 1961 in English and held by 118 libraries worldwide
Paddlewings, the penguin of Galápagos by Wilfrid S Bronson( Book )
6 editions published between 1931 and 1940 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the adventures of Paddlewings the penguin, from the day he was born until he was captured and brought to the aquarium in New York, including how the Galápagos were formed and how penguins came to live in them
The sea cats by Alice Curtis Desmond( Book )
2 editions published between 1944 and 1946 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Water people by Wilfrid S Bronson( Book )
7 editions published between 1935 and 1967 in 3 languages and held by 52 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Bronson, Wilfred.
Bronson, Wilfred 1894-1985
Bronson, Wilfrid
Bronson, Wilfrid Swancourt.
Bronson, Wilfrid Swancourt 1894-
Wilfrid Swancourt Bronson American writer and artist
Languages
English (83)
Dutch (5)
Spanish (4)
Malay (2)
Portuguese (1)
Polish (1)
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