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Vestal, Herman B.

Overview
Works: 70 works in 129 publications in 2 languages and 10,899 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Biography  Legends  Music  Action and adventure fiction  Sea fiction 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: F68, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Herman B Vestal
Meet the Pilgrim Fathers by Elizabeth Ann Payne( Book )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains why the Pilgrims came to America and describes their difficult voyage and the hardships of their first year in New England
Songs and stories of the North American Indians, with rhythm indications for drum accompaniment by Paul Glass( Book )

2 editions published between 1968 and 1974 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sacred songs and songs of legends, dreams, and fun from five Indian tribes are accompanied by a brief history of each tribe
Look out for pirates! by Iris Vinton( Book )

2 editions published between 1961 and 1989 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of brave men outwits a gang of pirates
Walter Raleigh : man of two worlds by Henrietta Buckmaster( Book )

2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the noted English explorer, soldier, writer and courtier who became a favorite of Queen Elizabeth I and was convicted of treason against King James I and, ultimately, beheaded
Jim Beckwourth: Black trapper and Indian chief by Wyatt Blassingame( Book )

3 editions published between 1973 and 1991 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of the nineteenth-century hunter, trapper, Indian chief, trader, gold seeker, innkeeper, and rancher who discovered a pass in the Sierra Nevadas which bears his name
The mystery of the stubborn old man by Lynn Hall( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie and his dog encounter a strange old man--is he a ghost or not?--who cares for them in a mysterious way
Pilgrim children come to Plymouth by Ida DeLage( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts the Pilgrims' first year at Plymouth, their hardships, their relations with the Indians, and the first Thanksgiving celebration
Saddles and sabers: Black men in the Old West by LaVere Anderson( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief biographies of black cowboys, lawmen, and cavalry soldiers who helped settle the West during the latter half of the nineteenth century
The almost all-white rabbity cat by Meindert De Jong( Book )

4 editions published in 1972 in English and Dutch and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Left alone in the family's new city apartment, a boy befriends a white cat that mysteriously appears and disappears
Sequoyah : the Cherokee who captured words by Lillie Patterson( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the Cherokee Indian who did what white scholars said could not be done when he invented a syllabary for writing the Cherokee language
A spy in old Detroit by Anne Emery( Book )

4 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a boy who becomes a spy for the English during the French and Indian War while his beloved brother remains their enemy
Paul Bunyan fights the monster plants by Wyatt Blassingame( Book )

3 editions published between 1974 and 1978 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Bunyan and his friend Charlie observe that seeds planted in the fertile soil of the North Woods react in an unusual manner
Pecos Bill and the wonderful clothesline snake by Wyatt Blassingame( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pecos Bill and his wife Sluefoot Sue search for the right snake to be Sue's clothesline
Old Ben Franklin's Philadelphia by Elizabeth Rider Montgomery( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Descriptions of life in Philadelphia in 1787, the time of the Constitutional Convention, covering customs, travel, dress, market, and fire fighting
Balto, sled dog of Alaska by LaVere Anderson( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictionalized account of the life of Balto, who led the final relay team carrying life-giving diphtheria serum into epidemic-torn Nome in 1925
Favorite Just so stories by Rudyard Kipling( Book )

2 editions published between 1957 and 1962 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven tales that explain special things about animals, such as how the whale got his tiny throat, the camel his hump and the leopard his spots
Herman Melville's Moby Dick by Felix Sutton( Book )

7 editions published between 1956 and 1978 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic of the sea, telling of the pursuit of Moby Dick, the white whale who defied capture
John J. Pershing, World War I hero by John T Foster( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of "Black Jack" Pershing whose military service earned him the highest rank ever given to an American soldier
Pecos Bill catches a Hidebehind by Wyatt Blassingame( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pecos Bill and Sue donate another present to the zoo when they realize that the hidebehind they have lassoed is very shy
The pirate book by Margaret Davidson( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the piratical adventures of Pierre le Grand, Bartholemy Portuguez, Captain Flood, Red Legs Greaves, and Blackbeard
 
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Alternative Names
Vestal, H. B.

Vestal, H. B. (Herman B.)

Vestal, Herman B.

Languages
English (43)

Dutch (1)