WorldCat Identities

Burgess, Thornton W. (Thornton Waldo) 1874-1965

Overview
Works: 629 works in 2,299 publications in 3 languages and 34,272 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Legends  Action and adventure fiction  Autobiographies  Folklore  Literature  Picture books  Didactic fiction  Short stories 
Roles: Author, Photographer, Bibliographic antecedent, Composer, Creator, Speaker, Performer
Classifications: PZ10.3.B8, FIC
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Most widely held works by Thornton W Burgess
The adventures of Reddy Fox by Thornton W Burgess( )

66 editions published between 1913 and 2018 in English and held by 2,838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite his grandmother's efforts to teach him to behave, Reddy Fox always seems to get into trouble
Old Mother West Wind by Thornton W Burgess( Book )

55 editions published between 1910 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Peter Rabbit, Johnny Chuck, Reddy Fox, the Merry Little Breezes, and all their companions in the fields, the woods, and the streams
The adventures of Peter Cottontail by Thornton W Burgess( Book )

67 editions published between 1914 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 1,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories of Peter Rabbit, who wants to change his name to Peter Cottontail, and the tricks he plays on his friends
The adventures of Chatterer the Red Squirrel by Thornton W Burgess( Book )

44 editions published between 1915 and 2018 in English and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the adventures of Chatterer the Red Squirrel and his animal friends
The adventures of Grandfather Frog by Thornton W Burgess( Book )

50 editions published between 1915 and 2012 in English and Korean and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Grandfather Frog sets out to see the Great World, he discovers it is a dangerous place and is happy to return to the Smiling Pool
The adventures of Buster Bear by Thornton W Burgess( Book )

44 editions published between 1916 and 2018 in English and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The other animals are frightened when Buster Bear comes to live in the Green Forest, until he gets into trouble trying to steal blueberries from Farmer Brown's boy and they realize he is not very different from them
The adventures of Jimmy Skunk by Thornton W Burgess( Book )

45 editions published between 1918 and 2018 in English and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates how Jimmy Skunk repays Peter Rabbit for a practical joke and what happens when he and Unc' Billy Possum go hunting for eggs in Farmer Brown's henhouse
The adventures of Johnny Chuck by Thornton W Burgess( Book )

48 editions published between 1913 and 2017 in English and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of a woodchuck and his friends Sammy Jay, Happy Jack Squirrel, Billy Possum, and other inhabitants of the forest surrounding Farmer Brown's land
The adventures of Danny Meadow Mouse by Thornton W Burgess( Book )

44 editions published between 1915 and 2015 in English and Korean and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danny Meadow Mouse, a timid but quick vole, plays hide-and-seek with his foe Reddy Fox and has other adventures with the animals of the Green Meadows
The adventures of Jerry Muskrat by Thornton W Burgess( Book )

40 editions published between 1914 and 2015 in English and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Smiling Pool and Laughing Brook dry up one day, Jerry Muskrat and the other forest animals set out to find the cause
The adventures of Prickly Porky by Thornton W Burgess( Book )

37 editions published between 1916 and 2012 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a porcupine and of his home, foods, friends and enemies in the forest
Mother West Wind's children by Thornton W Burgess( Book )

33 editions published between 1911 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen tales that explain why Danny Meadow Mouse has a short tail, the reason Reddy Fox has no friends, and other mysteries about the residents of the Green Meadow
The adventures of Old Mr. Toad by Thornton W Burgess( Book )

25 editions published between 1916 and 2009 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Rabbit and the other woodland animals discover that they have misjudged Old Mr. Toad, who also learns some important lessons
The adventures of poor Mrs. Quack by Thornton W Burgess( Book )

33 editions published between 1917 and 2014 in English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Separated from her husband and driven from her home by hunters, Mrs. Quack finds refuge with the animals of the Green Forest
The adventures of Mr. Mocker by Thornton W Burgess( Book )

36 editions published between 1914 and 2015 in English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a mocking bird and of his home, foods, friends and enemies in the forest
The Burgess bird book for children by Thornton W Burgess( Book )

42 editions published between 1919 and 2017 in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A book designed to interest children and give them facts and knowledge about the lives of birds
The adventures of Unc' Billy Possum by Thornton W Burgess( Book )

35 editions published between 1914 and 2012 in English and Korean and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Unc' Billy Possum plans to bring his family to join him in the Green Forest, some of the animals look forward to welcoming them, others look forward to causing trouble, and Unc' Billy himself has an adventure in Farmer Brown's hen-house
The adventures of Sammy Jay by Thornton W Burgess( Book )

36 editions published between 1915 and 2013 in English and Korean and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the adventures of Sammy Jay, a lazy bird who would rather steal from his neighbors than find his own food
The adventures of Bob White by Thornton W Burgess( Book )

30 editions published between 1919 and 2013 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Bob White when he decides to build a home
Mother West Wind's neighbors by Thornton W Burgess( Book )

26 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen tales of Johnny Chuck, Sammy Jay, Jimmy Skunk, and the other animals and birds of the Green Meadows. This is a reprinting of the book first published in 1913
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Old Mother West Wind
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Old Mother West WindThe adventures of Peter CottontailThe adventures of Chatterer the Red SquirrelThe adventures of Grandfather FrogThe adventures of Buster BearThe adventures of Jimmy SkunkThe adventures of Johnny ChuckThe adventures of Danny Meadow Mouse
Alternative Names
Burgess, T. W. 1874-1965

Burgess, Thornton

Burgess, Thornton 1874-1965

Burgess Thornton W.

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Burgess, Thornton W. 1874-1965

Burgess, Thornton W. (Thornton Waldo), 1874-1965.

Burgess, Thornton Waldo

Burgess, Thornton Waldo 1874-1965

Thornton Burgess Amerikaans schrijver (1874-1965)

Thornton Burgess amerikansk författare

Thornton Burgess amerikansk skribent

Thornton, W. B.

Thornton, W.B. 1874-1965

Thornton W. Burgess

ثورنتون بورغيس

ثورنتون بورقیس

버어지스, 도오톤 1874-1965

버어지스, 도온튼 1874-1965

버어지스, 도온튼 W. 1874-1965

ソーントン・バージェス

バーケス

バージェス, T

バージェス, ソートン ワルドー

バージェス, ソーントン

バージス

Languages
English (863)

Korean (4)

Dutch (2)