WorldCat Identities

Posell, Elsa Z.

Overview
Works: 36 works in 91 publications in 3 languages and 6,884 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ10.P65, 508.3154
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Elsa Z Posell
Whales and other sea mammals by Elsa Z Posell( Book )

7 editions published between 1963 and 1985 in English and held by 965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly covers the characteristics, types, young, and relatives of whales and discusses the hunting and protection of these giants of the sea
This is an orchestra by Elsa Z Posell( Book )

5 editions published between 1950 and 1984 in English and Japanese and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes various instruments and their function in the orchestra. Also discusses points to consider when selecting an instrument to learn
Dogs by Elsa Z Posell( Book )

4 editions published between 1961 and 1985 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly discusses a variety of hunting, sporting, working, non-sporting, and toy dogs and how to choose and care for a dog as a pet
Deserts by Elsa Z Posell( Book )

4 editions published between 1972 and 1985 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the climatic conditions, flora, and fauna of the desert, and explains that some people find it habitable and others profitable for its mineral riches
Elephants by Elsa Z Posell( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to Indian and African elephants, including what they eat, how they live, and how they are captured and tamed
Horses by Elsa Z Posell( Book )

6 editions published between 1961 and 1985 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly traces the growth and training of a foal, weanling, and yearling, discusses the history and uses of horses in America, and describes various kinds of horses
Cats by Elsa Z Posell( Book )

3 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to caring for cats as pets, which includes descriptions of other members of the cat family
American composers by Elsa Z Posell( Book )

5 editions published between 1963 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes material on Samuel Barber, Leonard Bernstein, Aaron Copland, Henry Dixon Cowell, Paul Creston, Norman Dello Joio, Lukas Foss, Stephen Collins Foster, George Gershwin, Morton Gould, Charles Griffes, Ferde Grofe, Howard Hanson, Roy Harris, Alan Hovhaness, Charles Ives, Ulysses Kay, Normand Lockwood, Edward MacDowell, Peter Mennin, Gian-Carlo Menotti, Douglas Stuart Moore, Walter Piston, Quincy Porter, Wallingford Riegger, William Schuman, Roger Sessions, John Philip Sousa, and William Grant Still
Russian authors by Elsa Z Posell( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Included: Alexander Pushkin, Nikolai Gogol, Ivan Turgenev, Feodor Dostoyevsky, Lev Tolstoy, Anton Chekhov, Maxim Gorky, Boris Pasternak, Mikhail Scholkhov, Alexander Solzhenitsyn, Yevgeny Yevtushenko
Russian composers by Elsa Z Posell( Book )

4 editions published in 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives a short history of music in Russia and briefly describes the lives and music of seventeen Russian composers, from Glinka to Shostakovich
The true book of deserts by Elsa Z Posell( Book )

4 editions published between 1958 and 1963 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the climatic conditions, animals, plants, and human inhabitants of the desert
The beginning knowledge book of seashells by Elsa Z Posell( Book )

3 editions published between 1969 and 1996 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes and identifies with illustrations eighteen shells from the five groups making up the mollusks
The true book of elephants by Elsa Z Posell( Book )

3 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to Indian and African elephants, including what they eat, how they live, and how they are captured and tamed
The true book of horses by Elsa Z Posell( Book )

4 editions published between 1955 and 1961 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The True Book of Horses is a supplementary reading material in easy-to-read format and style. The 2-color, 48-page book covers the following topics: the foal, the weanling and yearling, the history of horses, the care of horses, and different kinds of horses. The specified interest and instructional levels include kindergarten through grade 4. The True Book of Horses is 1 of 37 books in the True Book series. RMF, 2-76
The true book of transportation by Elsa Z Posell( Book )

2 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The True Book of Transportation" is a supplementary reading material in easy-to-read format and style. The 2-color, 48-page book includes the following topics: the history of early transportation, the invention of the car and airplane, and transportation today. Ninety-eight percent of the text is comprised of words from the Combined Word List for Primary Reading. The specified interest and instructional levels include kindergarten through grade 4. "The True Book of Transportation" is 1 of 37 books in the "True Book" series. RMF, 2-76
I want to know about( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The junior true book of deserts by Elsa Z Posell( Book )

4 editions published between 1959 and 1960 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the climatic conditions, flora and fauna of the desert. Explains that some people find the desert habitable while others find it profitable because of its mineral riches
The book of whales and other sea mammals by Elsa Z Posell( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The junior true book of transport by Elsa Z Posell( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baleines et mammifères marins by Elsa Z Posell( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Résumé: Bref survol des caractéristiques, espèces, petits et parents de la baleine. Court exposé des méthodes de chasse ainsi que des mesures de protection dont ces géants de la mer font l'objet
 
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Whales and other sea mammals
Alternative Names
Posell, Elsa.

Posell, Elsa Z.

ポゼル, エルザ・Z

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