WorldCat Identities

Kelen, Emery 1896-1978

Overview
Works: 67 works in 172 publications in 3 languages and 4,849 library holdings
Genres: Fables  Juvenile works  Fiction  Illustrated works  Biography  Folk literature  Folklore  Biographies  Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc  Sayings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Illustrator, Artist, Other
Classifications: PZ8.2, 398.2452
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Most widely held works about Emery Kelen
 
Most widely held works by Emery Kelen
Hammarskjol̈d by Emery Kelen( Book )

11 editions published between 1966 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,048 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leonardo da Vinci's advice to artists by Leonardo( Book )

5 editions published between 1974 and 1990 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some of Leonardo da Vinci's thoughts on anatomy, motions and emotions, historical compositions, draperies, color, and landscapes are presented from his notebooks. Da Vinci's illustrations accompany text
Mr. Nonsense : a life of Edward Lear by Emery Kelen( Book )

11 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of a nineteenth-century Englishman known for his nonsense verse and limericks
Peace in their time; men who led us in and out of war, 1914-1945 by Emery Kelen( Book )

17 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantastic tales, strange animals, riddles, jests, and prophecies of Leonardo da Vinci by Leonardo( Book )

3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Collection of ... [da Vinci's] stories, riddles, jests, and puzzles illustrated with his own drawings"--Dustjacket
Proverbs of many nations by Emery Kelen( Book )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These proverbs gleaned from numerous sources reveal the universality of man's expression of wisdom
Fifty voices of the twentieth century by Emery Kelen( Book )

4 editions published between 1970 and 1976 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Capsule biographies of fifty world figures of the twentieth century accompany quotations from their speeches and writings
Dag Hammarskjöld: a biography by Emery Kelen( Book )

8 editions published between 1966 and 1969 in English and Swedish and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Swedish economist who, as Secretary General of the United Nations, held one of the most important diplomatic posts in the world
Stamps tell the story of the United Nations by Emery Kelen( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the stamps issued by the United Nations, the only international body which issues its own stamps, explaining the aspects of the U.N. and its missions that each stamp honors. Arranged in sections by the subjects of the stamps, for example, the main organs of the U.N., peace-keeping operations, or technical assistance
United Nations sketchbook, a cartoon history of the United Nations by Alois Derso( Book )

6 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Temple of Dendur; a visit to ancient Egypt by Emery Kelen( Book )

3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes life of the ancient Egyptians and relates the story of the temple that was moved to New York when the Aswan Dam was built
Stamps tell the story of John F. Kennedy by Emery Kelen( Book )

3 editions published between 1968 and 1996 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of the thirty-fifth President of the United States, as commemorated in stamps issued in countries around the world. Includes description of the stamps
Stamps tell the story of space travel by Emery Kelen( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stamps tell the story of the Vatican by Emery Kelen( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Descriptions and explanations of postage stamps issued by the Vatican trace the religious and architectural history of the "Holy See."
Platypus at large by Emery Kelen( Book )

4 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peace is an adventure; the men and women of the United Nations in action around the world by Emery Kelen( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the efforts of the dedicated men and women who serve the agencies of the United Nations in many causes and many ways throughout the world
Leonardo da Vinci : Zeichnungen by Leonardo( Book )

5 editions published in 1979 in German and English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mirror to Geneva; its growth, grandeur, and decay by George Slocombe( Book )

4 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aesop's fables by Aesop( Book )

2 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of 200 fables in prose first told by the Greek slave Aesop
The political platypus by Emery Kelen( Book )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Emery Kelen

Emery Kelen Hongaars grafisch ontwerper (1896-1978)

Emery Kelen Hungarian graphic designer (1896-1978)

Emery Kelen ungarischer Grafiker und Karikaturist

Kelen 1896-1978

Kelen, Emeric 1896-1978

Kelen, Emerich 1896-1978

Kelen, Emery, 1896-

Kelen, Emery 1896-1978

Kelen, Imre 1896-

Kelen Imre 1896-1978

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