WorldCat Identities

Dennis, Wesley

Overview
Works: 100 works in 772 publications in 2 languages and 46,852 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Bildungsromans  Folklore  Historical fiction  Biography  Western stories  Children's audiobooks  High interest-low vocabulary books 
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 )

90 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 6,634 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 )

92 editions published between 1947 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 6,456 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 )

61 editions published between 1945 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,662 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. This is the story of the little runt who became the father of the world-famous breed of American horses - the Morgan
Stormy, Misty's foal by Marguerite Henry( Book )

37 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,419 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 )

32 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,116 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 )

27 editions published between 1957 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,131 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 )

27 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this exciting tale set against the fast-paced world of horse racing, young Gibson White dreams of training a champion trotter. His dreams have a chance of coming true when he is given Rosalind, a spirited filly willing to do what it takes to win
White stallion of Lipizza by Marguerite Henry( Book )

24 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in English and held by 1,867 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 )

18 editions published between 1937 and 1989 in English and held by 1,773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This cycle of coming-of-age stories tells of a spirited adolescent boy whose encounters with birth and death teach him about loss and profound emptiness, instead of giving him the more conventional hero's pragmatic "maturity."--Publisher's description
Flip by Wesley Dennis( Book )

32 editions published between 1941 and 1987 in English and Spanish and held by 900 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 )

9 editions published between 1962 and 1995 in English and held by 847 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 )

14 editions published between 1951 and 1977 in English and held by 672 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 )

3 editions published between 1976 and 1985 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author describes how she came to own the well-known Chincoteague pony and their subsequent experiences together
Black Beauty by Anna Sewell( Book )

9 editions published between 1946 and 1974 in English and held by 504 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 )

9 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 479 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 375 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 370 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
The ice bird; a Christmas legend by Pauline B Innis( Book )

2 editions published between 1965 and 1981 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From every corner of the earth, the swans were flying to Bethlehem carrying messages from all the birds to welcome the baby Jesus. The Royal Swans had been chosen by all the birds of the world to sing for them in Bethlehem but they had a terrible secret - something that all the other birds could do, they couldn't do at all. Their friend, the tiny Ice Bird from Norway, came to their aid with his beautiful song
 
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Misty of Chincoteague
Alternative Names
Dennis, John Wesley

Wesley Dennis Amerikaans illustrator (1903-1966)

Wesley Dennis illustrateur américain

Wesley Dennis ilustrador estadounidense

Wesley Dennis US-amerikanischer Illustrator

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Languages
English (477)

Spanish (1)

Covers
Misty of ChincoteagueJustin Morgan had a horseStormy, Misty's foalBrighty of the Grand CanyonBlack GoldBorn to trotWhite stallion of LipizzaFive o'clock CharlieThe ice bird; a Christmas legend