WorldCat Identities

Dennis, Wesley

Overview
Works: 95 works in 674 publications in 5 languages and 47,125 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Pictorial works  History  Folklore  Biography  High interest-low vocabulary books  Bildungsromans  Historical fiction  Young adult works 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Publisher, Editor, Photographer, Author of dialog
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 )

88 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 6,805 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 )

90 editions published between 1947 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 6,705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul and his sister Maureen's determination to own a pony from the herd on Chincoteague Island, Virginia, is greatly increased when the Phantom and her colt are among the ponies rounded up for the yearly auction
Justin Morgan had a horse by Marguerite Henry( Book )

53 editions published between 1945 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,694 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 )

33 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,472 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 to Chincoteague Island and restore the herds of wild ponies on Assateague Island
Brighty of the Grand Canyon by Marguerite Henry( Book )

26 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in English and German and held by 3,188 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 )

20 editions published between 1957 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

19 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in English and held by 1,926 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 )

19 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in English and held by 1,922 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
The red pony by John Steinbeck( Book )

15 editions published between 1937 and 1989 in English and held by 1,800 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
Flip by Wesley Dennis( Book )

39 editions published between 1941 and 1987 in English and Spanish and held by 1,617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A colt realizes his desire to jump across the brook following a dream in which he sprouts silvery wings
Sea Star, orphan of Chincoteague by Marguerite Henry( Book )

27 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in English and held by 1,471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells about Paul and Maureen Beebe and a little orphan colt whose life they save. Grades 5-7
Benjamin West and his cat Grimalkin by Marguerite Henry( Book )

13 editions published between 1947 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,220 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
Album of horses by Marguerite Henry( Book )

14 editions published between 1951 and 2015 in English and held by 895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the world of horses and the various breeds, including the American Saddle Horse, Tennessee Walking Horse, and Clydesdale
Five o'clock Charlie by Marguerite Henry( Book )

6 editions published between 1962 and 1995 in English and held by 868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A forlorn workhorse finds something important to do in his retirement
A pictorial life story of Misty by Marguerite Henry( Book )

3 editions published between 1976 and 1985 in English and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author describes how she came to own the well-known Chincoteague pony and their subsequent experiences together
Flip and the cows; story and pictures by Wesley Dennis( Book )

14 editions published between 1942 and 1991 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Picture book
Black Beauty by Anna Sewell( Book )

8 editions published between 1946 and 1974 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nineteenth-century English horse tells his life story--describing his many experiences and masters, both good and bad
Album of dogs by Marguerite Henry( Book )

7 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Briefly discusses the history and characteristics of twenty-six common dog breeds
Muley-Ears, nobody's dog by Marguerite Henry( Book )

3 editions published between 1959 and 1964 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Muley-ears, a dog, thinks he owns a house in Jamaica
The illustrated Marguerite Henry : with Wesley Dennis, Robert Lougheed, Lynd Ward, and Rich Rudish by Marguerite Henry( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Corrected part photocopy typescripts, corrected part photocopy galley proof, dummies, receipts, photocopied front matter, layout notes, front matter, miscellaneous corrected typescript, and 1 paste-up dummy iwth photocopied illustrations & notes
 
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Misty of Chincoteague
Alternative Names
Dennis, John Wesley

Wesley Dennis Amerikaans illustrator (1903-1966)

Wesley Dennis US-amerikanischer Illustrator

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Misty of ChincoteagueJustin Morgan had a horseStormy, Misty's foalBrighty of the Grand CanyonBlack GoldBorn to trotWhite stallion of LipizzaSea Star, orphan of Chincoteague