WorldCat Identities

Provensen, Martin

Overview
Works: 224 works in 795 publications in 9 languages and 33,208 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Poetry  Fiction  Songbooks  Scores  Abecedariuses  Alphabet rhymes  Stories in rhyme  Nursery rhymes  Fables 
Roles: Illustrator, Creator, Author, Other, Performer
Classifications: PR5489, 821.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Martin Provensen
The glorious flight : across the Channel with Louis Blériot, July 25, 1909 by Alice Provensen( Book )

36 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 4,648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the man whose fascination with flying machines produced the Bleriot XI, which in 1909 became the first heavier-than-air machine to fly the English Channel
A visit to William Blake's inn : poems for innocent and experienced travelers by Nancy Willard( Book )

13 editions published between 1980 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems describing the curious menagerie of guests who arrive at William Blake's inn
Fireside book of folk songs by Margaret Bradford Boni( )

8 editions published between 1947 and 1969 in English and held by 1,578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folk songs include work songs, dance songs, nursery rhymes, ballads, marching songs, hymns and spirituals
The year at Maple Hill Farm by Alice Provensen( Book )

20 editions published between 1978 and 2002 in English and held by 1,375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the seasonal changes on a farm and surrounding countryside throughout the year
A peaceable kingdom : the Shaker abecedarius by Alice Provensen( Book )

14 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in English and held by 1,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Afbeeldingen en tekst van dit abc-boek wijzen terug naar een alfabet in het 'Shaker-manifesto' in 1882. De Shakers vormden een idealistische godsdienstige gemeenschap gesticht in 1774
Shaker Lane by Alice Provensen( Book )

11 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 1,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the town decides to build a reservoir on their land, the residents of Shaker Lane decide to move away rather than fight to keep their homes
The voyage of the Ludgate Hill : travels with Robert Louis Stevenson by Nancy Willard( Book )

7 editions published between 1986 and 1994 in English and Japanese and held by 1,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poem inspired by Robert Louis Stevenson's letters describes how the author and his wife survived a stormy ocean voyage with a shipload of exotic animals
A book of seasons by Alice Provensen( Book )

8 editions published between 1976 and 1998 in Spanish and English and held by 969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An easy-to-read description of the continuously changing seasons
Town & country by Alice Provensen( Book )

8 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in English and held by 963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes life in a big city and on a farm near a village
Our animal friends at Maple Hill Farm by Alice Provensen( Book )

14 editions published between 1974 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes animals on the authors' own farm in New York: dogs, horses, pigs, geese, chickens, cows, goats, sheep, cats, and more! Suggested level: junior, primary
The fuzzy duckling by Jane Werner Watson( Book )

36 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fuzzy little duckling goes for a walk, looking for someone to walk with
The Golden treasury of myths and legends; adapted from the world's great classics by Anne Terry White( Book )

8 editions published between 1959 and 1970 in English and Swedish and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells stories of gods and heroes from Greece, Scandinavia and Europe
The Mother Goose book by Alice Provensen( Book )

7 editions published between 1976 and 1981 in English and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of traditional Mother Goose rhymes with illustrations
Birds, beasts, and the third thing : poems by D. H Lawrence( Book )

4 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short poems, mainly on themes suggested by the natural world
An owl and three pussycats by Alice Provensen( Book )

7 editions published between 1981 and 1994 in English and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A baby owl and three kittens receive a bit of extra help in growing up on Maple Hill Farm
Alfred Lord Tennyson's charge of the Light Brigade by Alfred Tennyson Tennyson( Book )

13 editions published between 1964 and 2001 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Tennyson's poem about the heroic effort of British soldiers who formed the Light Brigade that fought in the Crimean War battle at Balaklava on Oct. 25, 1854
A child's garden of verses by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

15 editions published between 1895 and 2017 in English and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems
Shakespeare : ten great plays by William Shakespeare( Book )

4 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The color kittens by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

30 editions published between 1949 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While the colour kittens are trying to make green paint, their mixing leads to pink, orange and purple
Æsop's fables by Louis Untermeyer( Book )

9 editions published between 1965 and 1971 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of forty fables whose instructive wit reflects the character of the man who originally told them
 
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A visit to William Blake's inn : poems for innocent and experienced travelers
Alternative Names
Martin Provensen illustrator (1916-1987)

Provensen, M.

Provensen, M. 1916-1987

Provensen, M. (Martin)

Provensen, M. (Martin), 1916-1987

프로벤슨, 마틴 1916-1987

プロヴェンセン, マーティン

プロベンセン, マーチン

プロベンセン, マーティン

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A visit to William Blake's inn : poems for innocent and experienced travelersThe year at Maple Hill FarmA peaceable kingdom : the Shaker abecedariusThe voyage of the Ludgate Hill : travels with Robert Louis StevensonA book of seasonsTown & countryOur animal friends at Maple Hill FarmThe fuzzy duckling