WorldCat Identities

Dennis, Wesley

Overview
Works: 122 works in 939 publications in 6 languages and 46,642 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Animal fiction  Novels  Bildungsromans  Picture books  Western fiction  Pictorial works  Illustrated works  Folklore 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Publisher, Editor, Photographer, Author of dialog, Other
Classifications: PZ10.3.H43, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Wesley Dennis
 
Most widely held works by Wesley Dennis
King of the Wind by Marguerite Henry( Book )

104 editions published between 1948 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 6,562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the adventures of the Arabian stallion brought to England to become one of the founding sires of the Thoroughbred breed and the mute Arab stable boy who tended him with loyalty and devotion all his life
Misty of Chincoteague by Marguerite Henry( Book )

120 editions published between 1947 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 6,498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two youngsters' determination to own a Chincoteague pony is greatly increased when the Phantom and her colt are among those rounded up for the yearly auction
Justin Morgan had a horse by Marguerite Henry( Book )

65 editions published between 1945 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unusual work horse raised in Vermont and known originally as "Little Bub" becomes the sire of a famous American breed and takes the name of his owner, Justin Morgan
Stormy, Misty's foal by Marguerite Henry( Book )

41 editions published between 1963 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 3,314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A foal, born in the aftermath of a great storm, and her famous mother help raise money to repair the storm damage on Chincoteague Island and restore the herds of wild ponies on Assateague Island
Brighty of the Grand Canyon by Marguerite Henry( Book )

44 editions published between 1953 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the adventures of a little burro who blazed trails through the Grand Canyon and met many famous people in the process
Black Gold by Marguerite Henry( Book )

40 editions published between 1957 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A heroic small-boned horse with a will to win is finally ridden to glory by his devoted jockey
Album of horses by Marguerite Henry( Book )

20 editions published between 1951 and 2015 in English and held by 2,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author describes "twenty-six famous breeds of horses, ranging from the Arab to the Shetland Pony, from thoroughbred race horses to the wild mustang, telling many little-known facts about them"--Huntting
The red pony by John Steinbeck( Book )

22 editions published between 1933 and 1989 in English and held by 1,857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic story of a boy's journey to manhood under the joys and hardships of ranch life, focused around the life and death of his red pony
Born to trot by Marguerite Henry( Book )

30 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As he learns about the famous Hambletonian, sire of the American trotter, young Gib White dreams of some day having his own filly become a champion trotter
White stallion of Lipizza by Marguerite Henry( Book )

25 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in English and Swedish and held by 1,785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A baker's son, who dreams of becoming a riding master at Vienna's Spanish Court Riding School, is admitted as an apprentice and achieves his desire under the tutelage of both two-legged and four-legged masters
Sea Star : orphan of Chincoteague by Marguerite Henry( Book )

43 editions published between 1949 and 2017 in English and Italian and held by 1,515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wild colt rescued by two children is raised by a mare who has lost her own way
Benjamin West and his cat Grimalkin by Marguerite Henry( Book )

16 editions published between 1947 and 2016 in English and held by 1,206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With his beloved black cat Grimalkin as his constant companion, the young Quaker boy Benjamin West discovers and develops his talent as an artist
Flip by Wesley Dennis( Book )

36 editions published between 1941 and 1987 in 3 languages and held by 857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A colt realizes his desire to jump across the brook following a dream in which he sprouts silvery wings
Five o'clock Charlie by Marguerite Henry( Book )

8 editions published between 1962 and 1995 in English and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie, a work horse, finds retirement boring until he discovers something new and important to do
Flip and the morning by Wesley Dennis( Book )

19 editions published between 1951 and 1981 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since Flip the colt is an early and noisy riser, Willy the goat devises a plan to get Flip away from the barnyard so that the rest of the animals can sleep
A pictorial life story of Misty by Marguerite Henry( Book )

5 editions published between 1976 and 1985 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author describes how she came to own the well-known Chincoteague pony and their subsequent experiences together
Album of dogs by Marguerite Henry( Book )

11 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly discusses the history and characteristics of twenty-six common dog breeds
Black Beauty, the autobiography of a horse by Anna Sewell( Book )

8 editions published between 1946 and 1972 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nineteenth-century English horse tells his life story--describing his many experiences and masters, both good and bad
Muley-Ears, nobody's dog by Marguerite Henry( Book )

4 editions published between 1959 and 1964 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Muley-ears, a dog, thinks he owns a house in Jamaica
A horse called Mystery by Marjorie Reynolds( Book )

7 editions published between 1964 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nearsighted boy with a limp finds his outlook very different at the end of a summer in which he has acquired and cared for a lame horse and become good friends with a doctor whose face has been disfigured by burns
 
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King of the Wind
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Misty of ChincoteagueJustin Morgan had a horseStormy, Misty's foalBrighty of the Grand CanyonBlack GoldAlbum of horsesBorn to trotWhite stallion of Lipizza
Alternative Names
Dennis, John Wesley

Dennis, John Wesley 1903-1966

Wesley Dennis Amerikaans illustrator (1903-1966)

Wesley Dennis il·lustrador estatunidenc

Wesley Dennis illustrateur américain

Wesley Dennis ilustrador estadounidense

Wesley Dennis maisitheoir Meiriceánach

Wesley Dennis US-amerikanischer Illustrator

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ويزلي دنيس رسام توضيحي أمريكي

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