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Provensen, Martin

Overview
Works: 210 works in 673 publications in 10 languages and 33,201 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Poetry  Fiction  Abecedariuses  Alphabet rhymes  Stories in rhyme  Illustrated works  Folklore  Biography  Fables 
Roles: Illustrator, Creator, Author, Other, Performer
Classifications: PR5489, 811.54
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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 )

31 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 4,626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the man whose fascination with flying machines produced the Blériot XI, which crossed the English Channel in thirty-seven minutes in the early 1900s
A visit to William Blake's inn : poems for innocent and experienced travelers by Nancy Willard( Book )

10 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in English and held by 4,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems describing the curious menagerie of guests who arrive at William Blake's inn. Inspired by William Blake's Songs of Innocence and Songs of Experience, this delightful collection of poetry for children brings to life Blake's imaginary inn and its unusual guests
Fireside book of folk songs by Margaret Bradford Boni( )

6 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 1,591 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 )

27 editions published between 1978 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 1,424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the seasonal changes on a farm and surrounding countryside throughout the year. Month-by-month activities of the animals on a farm. A sequel is: A Horse and a Hound, a Goat and a Gander (1980)
A peaceable kingdom : the Shaker abecedarius by Alice Provensen( Book )

9 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in English and held by 1,189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustreret alfabet-rim der omfatter dyrene fra alligator til zebra. Genoptryk af 1882-udgaven af Shaker rhyme
Shaker Lane by Alice Provensen( Book )

11 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 1,112 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 1,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in English and held by 1,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes life in a big city and on a farm near a village
A book of seasons by Alice Provensen( Book )

7 editions published between 1976 and 1998 in Spanish and English and held by 1,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An easy-to-read description of the continuously changing seasons
Our animal friends at Maple Hill Farm by Alice Provensen( Book )

7 editions published between 1974 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 916 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! Who lives at Maple Hill Farm? Two dogs, five horses, a pig, some geese, lots of chickens, a few cows, a few goats, several sheep, and four special cats -- these are the animals at Maple Hill Farm. With simple text that is both affectionate and wry, and irresistible illustrations that burst with personality, Alice and Martin Provensen bring their barnyard friends to life for the delight of animal lovers both young and old. Annotation. Who lives at Maple Hill Farm? Two dogs, five horses, a pig, some geese, lots of chickens, a few cows, a few goats, several sheep, and four special cats -- these are the animals at Maple Hill Farm. With simple text that is both affectionate and wry, and irresistible illustrations that burst with personality, Alice and Martin Provensen bring their barnyard friends to life for the delight of animal lovers both young and old
The fuzzy duckling by Jane Werner Watson( Book )

36 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 816 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 )

7 editions published between 1959 and 1970 in English and Swedish and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Greek legends such as the Bride of Pluto and Daedalus
Birds, beasts, and the third thing : poems by D. H Lawrence( Book )

5 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short poems, mainly on themes suggested by the natural world
The Mother Goose book by Alice Provensen( Book )

6 editions published between 1976 and 1981 in English and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of traditional Mother Goose rhymes with illustrations
An owl and three pussycats by Alice Provensen( Book )

13 editions published between 1981 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A baby owl and three kittens receive a bit of extra help in growing up on Maple Hill Farm
The color kittens by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

34 editions published between 1949 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While the color kittens are trying to make green paint, their mixing leads to pink, orange, and purple
Alfred Lord Tennyson's charge of the Light Brigade by Alfred Tennyson Tennyson( Book )

11 editions published between 1964 and 2001 in English and held by 678 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
Shakespeare : ten great plays by William Shakespeare( Book )

4 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aesop's fables by Aesop( Book )

7 editions published between 1965 and 1971 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of the brief animal tales with specific morals which are attributed to a wise Greek slave. Includes The Fox and the Grapes, The Crow and the Pitcher, The Dog in the Manger, and The Shepherd Boy and the Wolf, among many others
A child's garden of verses by Robert Louis Stevenson( Book )

12 editions published between 1895 and 1999 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems
 
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A visit to William Blake's inn : poems for innocent and experienced travelers
Alternative Names
Provensen, M.

Provensen, M. 1916-1987

Provensen, M. (Martin)

Provensen, M. (Martin), 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 StevensonTown & countryA book of seasonsOur animal friends at Maple Hill FarmThe fuzzy duckling