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Provensen, Alice

Overview
Works: 240 works in 728 publications in 9 languages and 40,008 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Poetry  Fiction  History  Pictorial works  Biography  Picture books 
Roles: Illustrator, Author of introduction, Creator, Editor, Other, Performer
Classifications: PS3573.I444, 811.54
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Most widely held works by Alice Provensen
The glorious flight : across the Channel with Louis Blériot, July 25, 1909 by Alice Provensen ( Book )
22 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 4,612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the man whose fascination with flying machines produced the Bleriot XI
A visit to William Blake's inn : poems for innocent and experienced travelers by Nancy Willard ( Book )
7 editions published between 1981 and 1987 in English and held by 4,207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of poems describing the curious menagerie of guests who arrive at William Blake's inn
The buck stops here : the presidents of the United States by Alice Provensen ( Book )
16 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 2,141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Detailed pictures present both personal and political facts about the Presidents of the United States and some historical events occurring during their terms
A day in the life of Murphy by Alice Provensen ( Book )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Murphy, a farm terrier, describes a day in his life as he gets fed in the kitchen, hunts mice, goes to the vet, returns to the house for dinner, investigates a noise outside, and retires to the barn for sleep
The year at Maple Hill Farm by Alice Provensen ( Book )
17 editions published between 1978 and 2002 in English and held by 1,456 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 )
7 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in English and held by 1,267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An illustrated alphabet rhyme that includes the animals from alligator to zebra
Shaker Lane by Alice Provensen ( Book )
11 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 1,185 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
Klondike gold by Alice Provensen ( Book )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fictionalized account of William Howell, a young prospector who braved the arduous journey from Boston to the Yukon Territory in search of gold in the Klondike River valley
The voyage of the Ludgate Hill : travels with Robert Louis Stevenson by Nancy Willard ( Book )
4 editions published between 1986 and 1994 in English and held by 1,103 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 1,066 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 English and Spanish and held by 1,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An easy-to-read description of the continuously changing seasons
My fellow Americans : a family album by Alice Provensen ( Book )
5 editions published in 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,048 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tableaus and portraits of many of the individuals who have influenced American history, culture and character
Our animal friends at Maple Hill Farm by Alice Provensen ( Book )
6 editions published between 1974 and 2001 in English and held by 946 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 )
41 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fuzzy duckling, having wandered off for a walk on his own, becomes worried when he cannot seem to find his way home again
The Golden treasury of myths and legends; adapted from the world's great classics by Anne Terry White ( Book )
4 editions published between 1959 and 1969 in English and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Birds, beasts, and the third thing : poems by D. H Lawrence ( Book )
5 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 829 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 )
5 editions published between 1976 and 1981 in English and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A selection of traditional Mother Goose rhymes with illustrations
Alfred Lord Tennyson's charge of the Light Brigade by Alfred Tennyson Tennyson ( Book )
8 editions published between 1964 and 2001 in English and held by 824 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
An owl and three pussycats by Alice Provensen ( Book )
6 editions published between 1981 and 1994 in English and held by 786 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 )
31 editions published between 1949 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While the color kittens are trying to make green paint, their mixing leads to pink, orange and purple
 
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Alternative Names
Provensen, A.
Provensen, A. 1918-
Provensen, A. (Alice)
Provensen, A. (Alice), 1918-
Provensen, Alice Rose Twitchell 1918-
プロヴェンセン, アリス
プロベンセン・アリス
Languages
English (185)
French (13)
German (7)
Japanese (4)
Spanish (4)
Danish (3)
Dutch (3)
Swedish (2)
Korean (1)
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