WorldCat Identities

Freeman, Don 1908-1978

Overview
Works: 353 works in 1,429 publications in 17 languages and 88,441 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Short stories  Picture books  Children's audiobooks  Illustrated works  Toy and movable books  Catalogs  Biography  Board books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Other
Classifications: PZ7.F8747, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Don Freeman
Corduroy by Don Freeman( Book )

100 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 7,940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The amusing story of a toy bear whose one missing button from his green corduroy overalls almost costs him the opportunity of belonging to someone. A toy bear in a department store wants a number of things, but when a little girl finally buys him he finds what he has always wanted most of all. A sequel is: A Pocket for Corduroy (1978). Bowker Authored Title code. The amusing story of a toy bear whose one missing button from his green corduroy overalls almost costs him the opportunity of belonging to someone. Don Freeman's classic character, Corduroy, is even more popular today then he was when he first came on the scene over thirty years ago. These favorite titles are ready for another generation of children to love
A pocket for Corduroy : story and pictures by Don Freeman( Book )

69 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 5,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A toy bear who wants a pocket for himself searches for one in a laundromat
The human comedy by William Saroyan( Book )

64 editions published between 1942 and 1982 in 12 languages and held by 2,674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Widow and three orphan children in small California town make a go of life
Dandelion by Don Freeman( Book )

41 editions published between 1964 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 2,597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dandelion overdresses for a come-as-you-are party and is turned away because the hostess does not recognize him
Earl the squirrel by Don Freeman( Book )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Earl the squirrel learns to gather acorns on his own
A rainbow of my own by Don Freeman( Book )

31 editions published between 1966 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 2,221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small boy imagines what it would be like to have his own rainbow to play with
Corduroy by Don Freeman( Recording )

57 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,029 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A toy bear in a department store wants a number of things, but when a little girl finally buys him he finds what he has always wanted most of all
My name is Aram by William Saroyan( Book )

9 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shares stories of childhood as seen through the eyes of a young Armenian boy in Fresno, California
Norman the doorman by Don Freeman( Book )

26 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in English and Japanese and held by 1,961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Norman is a mouse who by day acts as doorman of the mousehole in the basement storeroom of the Majestic Museum of Art and at night pursues his artistic hobbies in his studio in the helmet of an old suit of armor
Gregory's Shadow by Don Freeman( Book )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 1,925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gregory Groundhog and his shadow desperately look for each other after they become separated from one another just before their annual appearance on Groundhog Day
Mop top by Don Freeman( Book )

21 editions published between 1955 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An almost-six-year-old with a mass of floppy red hair tries to postpone the inevitable trip to Mr. Barberoli's barber shop
Quiet! there's a canary in the library by Don Freeman( Book )

17 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cary imagines a special day at the library when she invites only animals and birds to browse
Fly high, fly low by Don Freeman( Book )

26 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disaster strikes two pigeons when their nest in an electric hotel sign is threatened
Beady Bear : story and pictures by Don Freeman( Book )

22 editions published between 1954 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A toy bear goes off to a cave to live as a real bear should, only to find he needs something more to be truly happy
Bearymore by Don Freeman( Book )

5 editions published between 1976 and 1999 in English and held by 1,392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A circus bear has trouble hibernating and dreaming up a new act at the same time
Corduroy's Christmas by B. G Hennessy( Book )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 1,331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Corduroy trims the tree, bakes cookies, wraps gifts and enjoys Christmas with his friends
Manuelo the playing mantis by Don Freeman( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and Japanese and held by 1,231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A praying mantis who longs to make music gets help from a spider named Debby Webster
Corduroy's best Halloween ever! by Don Freeman( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Corduroy must decide on his costume in order to enjoy one of his favorite holidays with his friends
Pet of the Met by Lydia Freeman( Book )

19 editions published between 1953 and 2008 in English and Japanese and held by 1,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mouse who works as a page turner at the Metropolitan Opera House has only one enemy, a cat; but, during a performance of "The Magic Flute," something magical happens to change their lives
The white deer by James Thurber( Book )

5 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 1,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this mock fairy tale, a princess (who may or may not be a white deer) appears at the court of King Clode and sends his 3 sons on impossible tasks through the enchanted forest in competition for her hand
 
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Alternative Names
Don Freeman American artist and children's writer

Don Freeman Amerikaans cartoonist (1908-1978)

Don Freeman auteur de livres pour enfants

Freeman, Don M.

Furīman, Don 1908-1978

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דון פרימן אמן אמריקאי

פריימאן, דון 1908-1978

פרימאן, דון 1908-1978

פרימן, דון 1908-1978

프리먼, 돈 1908-1978

フリーマン, ドン

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A pocket for Corduroy : story and picturesThe human comedyDandelionEarl the squirrelA rainbow of my ownCorduroyNorman the doormanGregory's Shadow