Petersham, Miska 1888-1960
Most widely held works about Miska Petersham
Most widely held works by Miska Petersham
The rooster crows : a book of American rhymes and jingles by Maud Fuller Petersham ( Book )
23 editions published between 1945 and 1998 in English and held by 3,151 libraries worldwide
A collection of traditional American nursery rhymes, finger games, skipping rhymes, jingles, and counting-out rhymes.
Rootabaga stories by Carl Sandburg ( Book )
26 editions published between 1922 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,757 libraries worldwide
A selection of tales from Rootabaga Country peopled with such characters as the Potato Face Blind Man, the Blue Wind Boy, and many others.
The Christ child : as told by Matthew and Luke by Maud Fuller Petersham ( Book )
9 editions published between 1931 and 1955 in English and held by 1,286 libraries worldwide
Passages from the King James edition recounting Christ's nativity and childhood are illustrated to show how Palestine and Egypt may have looked 2000 years ago.
The circus baby by Maud Fuller Petersham ( Book )
14 editions published between 1950 and 1997 in English and Spanish and held by 1,051 libraries worldwide
The antics of Baby Elephant as his mother tries to teach him to eat with a spoon at the clown family's dining table.
The box with red wheels, a picture book by Maud Fuller Petersham ( Book )
7 editions published between 1949 and 1986 in English and held by 808 libraries worldwide
The barnyard animals were curious to find out what was in the box with red wheels. Their surprising discovery was as much a revelation to them as it was to the occupant of the box with red wheels.
America's stamps; the story of one hundred years of U.S. postage stamps by Maud Fuller Petersham ( Book )
5 editions published between 1947 and 1960 in English and Undetermined and held by 660 libraries worldwide
The stories behind various stamps from colonial times to the 1940s are capsule history lessons about the United States.
The silver mace; a story of Williamsburg by Maud Fuller Petersham ( Book )
3 editions published between 1956 and 1961 in English and held by 655 libraries worldwide
Describes the important seat of government of the Virginia colony, presenting its townspeople, shops, and public buildings, and the colonists who met at Raleigh Tavern to determine the future of Virginia and America.
Story of the Presidents of the United States of America by Maud Fuller Petersham ( Book )
9 editions published between 1953 and 1967 in English and Chinese and held by 616 libraries worldwide
Short biographies, for children, of Presidents Washington through Eisenhower.
An American ABC by Maud Fuller Petersham ( Book )
11 editions published between 1941 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 575 libraries worldwide
Presents an alphabet of illustrations of the American spirit from its history, biography and legends.
David : from the story told in the First Book of Samuel and the First Book of Kings by Maud Fuller Petersham ( Book )
8 editions published between 1938 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 488 libraries worldwide
The story of King David who rose from a humble shepherd boy to become the favorite of King Saul. David succeeded Saul to become one of the great kings of Israel, a mighty warrior and spiritual leader of his people.
Joseph and his brothers, from the story told in the book of Genesis by Maud Fuller Petersham ( Book )
6 editions published between 1938 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 471 libraries worldwide
Retells the Bible story of Joseph, victim of jealous older brothers, who, by his ability to interpret dreams, made a place for himself in the land of Egypt.
Ruth; from the story told in the book of Ruth by Maud Fuller Petersham ( Book )
4 editions published between 1938 and 1958 in English and Undetermined and held by 460 libraries worldwide
Presents the Old Testament tale of Ruth who, when her husband died, returned with her mother-in-law to Bethlehem to work in the fields of Boaz.
Moses, from the story told in the Old Testament by Maud Fuller Petersham ( Book )
7 editions published between 1938 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 444 libraries worldwide
Retells the Bible story of Moses, who was hidden from the Egyptians as a baby, and who led his people across the Red Sea and into the wilderness in search of the Promised Land.
Susannah, the pioneer cow by Miriam E Mason ( Book )
8 editions published between 1941 and 1953 in English and held by 367 libraries worldwide
Jesus' story, a little New Testament ( Book )
9 editions published between 1931 and 1967 in English and held by 343 libraries worldwide
A bird in the hand : sayings from Poor Richard's almanack by Benjamin Franklin ( Book )
3 editions published between 1951 and 1956 in English and held by 342 libraries worldwide
An illustrated selection of the "Sayings of Poor Richard" together with a brief biography of Benjamin Franklin and information about his "Almanack."
Tales told in Holland by Olive Beaupré Miller ( Book )
2 editions published between 1926 and 1948 in English and held by 326 libraries worldwide
Let's learn about sugar by Maud Fuller Petersham ( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 243 libraries worldwide
Traces the history of man's use of sugar from the prehistoric discovery of honey to artificial sweeteners of the present day. Also describes the various sources of sugar and the processes for refining it.
Let's learn about silk by Maud Fuller Petersham ( Book )
3 editions published between 1967 and 1979 in English and held by 236 libraries worldwide
Describes the discovery and development of silk, the life and work of the silk worm, and the uses and varieties of silk thread.
More Rootabaga stories by Carl Sandburg ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 231 libraries worldwide
A selection of tales from Rootabaga Country peopled with such characters as the Huckabuck Family, Big Buff Banty Hen, Dippy the Wisp, and many others.
Animals Art Authors Bible. Bible stories, English--N.T. Gospels Biography Children's poetry, American Children's stories Children's stories, American Circus Clowns Counting-out rhymes Cows David,--King of Israel Diplomats Domestic animals Elephants Epigrams Fairy tales Fiction Finger play Folklore Food habits Frontier and pioneer life Games History Illustrations Infants Jesus Christ Joseph--(Son of Jacob) Jump rope rhymes Juvenile works Manners and customs Maxims, American Moses--(Biblical leader) Mothers and sons Netherlands Nursery rhymes, American Pioneers Poetry Postage stamps Presidents Proverbs, American Ruth--(Biblical figure) Short stories Silk Songs Sugar United States Virginia--Williamsburg
Petrezselyem, Mihály, 1888-1960