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Arbuthnot, May Hill 1884-1969

Overview
Works: 171 works in 693 publications in 3 languages and 19,201 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  Bibliography  Fiction  Bibliographies  Fairy tales  Nursery rhymes  Picture books  Echo verse 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Other, Composer, Contributor
Classifications: PN1009.A1, 398.8
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Most widely held works about May Hill Arbuthnot
 
Most widely held works by May Hill Arbuthnot
Children and books by Zena Sutherland( Book )

97 editions published between 1947 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 5,390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Source book and guide, including entirely new elements to meet today's needs. For all who are concerned with children's literature
Time for poetry by May Hill Arbuthnot( Book )

31 editions published between 1951 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poetry arranged by large subject groups, with poems for children of different ages within each group. Includes a section "Keeping Poetry and Children Together" in which such subjects as reading poetry to children, speaking poetry together, and relating poetry to other art forms are discussed
Children's books too good to miss by May Hill Arbuthnot( Book )

46 editions published between 1948 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Arbuthnot anthology of children's literature by May Hill Arbuthnot( Book )

37 editions published between 1952 and 1980 in English and held by 1,590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poetry, folklore, fantasy, short stories, biographies, and other non-fiction. Includes a history and discussion of children's literature with suggestions for using this literature with children
The Arbuthnot anthology of children's literature : single-volume edition of Time for poetry, Time for fairy tales and Time for true tales by May Hill Arbuthnot( Book )

13 editions published between 1952 and 1961 in English and held by 908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of peoms and stories for children, to be used in the classroom, home, or camp; espically planned for college classes in children's literature; with introductions and headnotes
The Arbuthnot lectures, 1970-1979 by Association for library service to children( Book )

10 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

May Hill Arbuthnot Lecture is an annual event sponsored by the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC), a division of the American Library Association. The organization counts selection as the lecturer among its "Book & Media Awards", for selection recognizes a career contribution to children's literature. At the same time, the lecturer "shall prepare a paper considered to be a significant contribution to the field of children's literature", to be delivered as the Arbuthnot Lecture and to be published in the ALSC journal Children & Libraries
Children's reading in the home by May Hill Arbuthnot( Book )

12 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handleiding voor ouders en opvoeders voor het gebruik van boeken voor de leesopvoeding van hun kinderen, waarin de leesbehoeften van verschillende leeftijdsgroepen en criteria voor de beoordeling van boeken worden aangegeven
Time for true tales and almost true; a representative collection of realistic stories for children, to be used in the classroom, home, or camp; especially planned for college classes in children's literature; with a general introd., section introductions, and headnotes for the individual stories by May Hill Arbuthnot( Book )

20 editions published between 1953 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A representative collection of realistic stories for children; to be used in the classroom, home or camp; especially planned for college classes in children's literature; with a general introduction, section introductions, and headnotes for the individual stories." Title page
Time for fairy tales, old and new by May Hill Arbuthnot( Book )

10 editions published between 1952 and 1961 in English and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extensive collection of folk and fairy tales from around the world
The real Mother Goose by May Hill Arbuthnot( Book )

8 editions published between 1944 and 1969 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although the verses are as British as plum pudding, the name, Mother Goose, actually made its way into England from France. Perrault's collection of eight famous folk tales in 1697 was called "Contes de ma mere l'Oye" or "Talkes of Mother Goose", in short, tall tales or tales of make-believe. Rhymes that have delighted generations since the eighteenth century
Time for poetry; a representative collection of poetry for children, to be used in the classroom, home, or camp; especially planned for college classes in children's literature; with an introd. for teachers and parents on reading poetry to children and using poetry in verse choirs by May Hill Arbuthnot( Book )

12 editions published between 1952 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poetry arranged by large subject groups, with poems for children of different ages within each group. Includes a section "Keeping Poetry and Children Together" in which such subjects as reading poetry to children, speaking poetry together, and relating poetry to other art forms are discussed
Tirra lirra : rhymes old and new by Laura Elizabeth Howe Richards( Book )

1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selection of rhymes and nonsense verses taken from issues of St. Nicholas. This new edition contains all the original illustrations
Time for old magic by May Hill Arbuthnot( Book )

7 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folk and fairy tales from more than twenty-three countries
Time for fairy tales old and new : a representative collection of folk tales, myths, epics, fables, and modern fanciful tales for children, to be used in the classroom, home, or camp; especially planned for college classes in children's literature; with a general introduction, four section introductions, and headnotes for the individual stories by May Hill Arbuthnot( Book )

10 editions published between 1952 and 1961 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of folk tales, myths, epics, fables, and modern fanciful tales from around the world
Time for biography by May Hill Arbuthnot( Book )

5 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A representative collection of biographies for children, to be used in the classroom, home, or camp; especially planned for college classes in children's literature; with a special section entitled "Biography and children" Title page
Time for stories of the past and present by May Hill Arbuthnot( Book )

5 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Excerpts from a wide range of realistic fiction, arranged by subject area
Time for new magic by May Hill Arbuthnot( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifty-six selections and extracts from modern works of fantasy such as Andersen's fairy tales, The Borrowers, and A Wrinkle in Time. Includes suggestions for using fantasy with children
The ultimate Dick and Jane storybook collection( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection includes 'We Look and See, ' 'We Come and Go, ' 'The New We Work and Play, ' 'Guess Who, ' The New We Come and Go, ' and 'The New We Look and See' all in one volume to treasure
Time for discovery, informational books; a collection of representative selections by Evelyn L Wenzel( Book )

3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifty-seven excerpts from non-fiction books in the physical, biological, and social sciences. Includes a discussion of the use of these books and an annotated bibliography of other selected books for children and young people
Our new friends by William S Gray( Book )

10 editions published between 1940 and 1951 in English and Undetermined and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Arbuthnot M.H.

Arbuthnot, Mary Hill 1884-1969

Arbuthnot, May H. 1884-1969

Arbuthnot, May Hill 1884-

Hill Arbuthnot, May

Hill Arbuthnot, May 1884-1969

Hill, May 1884-1969 nafr

Hill, May nafr 1884-1969

May Hill Arbuthnot American educator and writer

Languages
English (333)

Spanish (1)

German (1)