WorldCat Identities

Overlie, George

Overview
Works: 166 works in 286 publications in 1 language and 29,317 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  Detective and mystery fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Methods (Music)‡vFolk  Fiction  Readers (Publications) 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: ML3930.A2, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by George Overlie
Folk instruments by Lee Gilmore( Book )

2 editions published between 1962 and 1968 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the origins of instruments such as the banjo, ukelele, zither, and the bagpipe
The adventure of Black Peter ; The Gloria Scott by Murray Shaw( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents two adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson each accompanied by a section identifying the clues mentioned in the story and explaining the reasoning used by Holmes to put the clues together and come up with a solution. Also includes a map highlighting the sites of the mysteries
Halloween magic by James W Baker( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Directions for ten magic tricks with a Halloween theme
The adventure of the six Napoleons ; The blue carbuncle by Murray Shaw( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents two adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson, each accompanied by a section identifying the clues mentioned in the story and explaining the reasoning used by Holmes to put the clues together and come with a solution. Also includes a map highlighting the sites of the mysteries
Christmas magic by James W Baker( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how to perform ten magic tricks revolving around a Christmas theme
The story of musical notes by Jean Craig( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of the way music has been written down from early Christian times through modern notation systems
The woodwinds by Jean Craig( Book )

2 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gives and introduction to modern woodwinds
The adventure of the cardboard box ; A scandal in Bohemia by Murray Shaw( Book )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents two adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson, each accompanied by a section identifying the clues mentioned in the story and explaining the reasoning used by Holmes to put the clues together and come up with a solution. Also includes a map highlighting the sites of the mysteries
Valentine magic by James W Baker( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Directions for ten magic tricks with a Valentine's Day theme
Birthday magic by James W Baker( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains ten magic tricks revolving around a birthday theme
The heart of the orchestra by Jean Craig( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the violin and other string instruments
The adventure of the Copper Beeches ; The Redheaded League by Murray Shaw( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents two adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson, each accompanied by a section identifying the clues mentioned in the story and explaining the reasoning used by Holmes to put the clues together and come up with a solution. Also includes a map highlighting the sites of the mysteries
Keyboard instruments : the story of the piano by Lionel Davis( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the construction of the harp, the harpsichord, and the piano; keyboard notation; the elements that compose a tune and how to express them at the keyboard. Also mentions other keyboard instruments and their identifying features
Shining brass : the story of the trumpet and other brass instruments by Daniel B Tetzlaff( Book )

3 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the brass instruments, the similarities in their manufacture, and their use in the orchestra and band
The alphabet of music by Robert W Surplus( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the component parts of music: melody, rhythm, harmony, and form. The author also includes chapters on musical composition and the musical alphabet
The beat of the drum : the story of drums and other percussion instruments by Robert W Surplus( Book )

2 editions published between 1963 and 1971 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses early percussion, drums of today, timpani, bass drum, snare drum, tenor drum, tambourine, tomtom, traps, percussion from south of the border, keyboard percussion and metal percussion
Merry-go-rounds by Art Thomas( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the history of merry-go-rounds which had their beginning in Arabia more than nine hundred years ago
Mississippi sternwheelers by Pam Zeck( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photographs and text describe the origins of sternwheel paddle boats and how they aided in the settling of the interior of the United States. Also included is a look at today's sternwheelers
Tomahawks and trombones by Barbara Mitchell( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Related how a group of Moravians, living in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, around 1755, used heavenly music to defeat the Delaware Indians
Follow the leader : the story of conducting by Robert W Surplus( Book )

4 editions published between 1962 and 1970 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the duties of the conductor, the technique of conducting and the development of the art of conducting
 
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Alternative Names
Baranov, I. A. 1924-

Overlie, G.

Overlie, G. (George)

Languages
English (36)