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Provensen, Alice

Overview
Works: 328 works in 1,055 publications in 10 languages and 40,616 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Poetry  Fiction  Literature  History  Echo verse  Imagist poetry  Biographies  Pictorial works  Picture books 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Author of introduction, Creator, Editor, Other, Artist, Performer
Classifications: PS3573.I444, 811.54
Publication Timeline
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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 )

45 editions published between 1983 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 4,662 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 )

14 editions published between 1980 and 1987 in English and held by 4,043 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
The buck stops here : the presidents of the United States by Alice Provensen( Book )

22 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 1,984 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
Fireside book of folk songs by Margaret Bradford Boni( )

7 editions published between 1947 and 1960 in English and held by 1,494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folk songs include work songs, dance songs, nursery rhymes, ballads, marching songs, hymns and spirituals
A day in the life of Murphy by Alice Provensen( Book )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 1,363 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 )

23 editions published between 1978 and 2002 in English and held by 1,355 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 )

16 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in English and held by 1,125 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 1,011 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 1,009 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 )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1994 in English and Japanese and held by 973 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 )

12 editions published between 1976 and 1998 in Spanish and English and held by 930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

10 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in English and held by 913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes life in a big city and on a farm near a village
My fellow Americans : a family album by Alice Provensen( Book )

5 editions published in 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tableaus and portraits of many of the individuals who have influenced American history, culture, and character
The color kittens by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

25 editions published between 1949 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While the color kittens are trying to make green paint, their mixing leads to pink, orange and purple
Our animal friends at Maple Hill Farm by Alice Provensen( Book )

6 editions published between 1974 and 2004 in English and German and held by 856 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!
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 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published between 1976 and 1981 in English and held by 730 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 )

3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short poems, mainly on themes suggested by the natural world
Alfred Lord Tennyson's The charge of the Light Brigade by Alfred Tennyson Tennyson( Book )

14 editions published between 1964 and 2001 in English and held by 695 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 )

10 editions published between 1981 and 1994 in English and Afrikaans and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A baby owl and three kittens receive a bit of extra help in growing up on Maple Hill Farm
 
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The glorious flight : across the Channel with Louis Blériot, July 25, 1909
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A visit to William Blake's inn : poems for innocent and experienced travelersThe buck stops here : the presidents of the United StatesA day in the life of MurphyThe year at Maple Hill FarmA peaceable kingdom : the Shaker abecedariusKlondike goldThe voyage of the Ludgate Hill : travels with Robert Louis StevensonA book of seasons
Alternative Names
Alice 1918-

Alice Provensen

Alice Provensen American illustrator

Alice Provensen Amerikaans illustratrice

Alice Provensen il·lustradora estatunidenca

Alice Provensen ilustradora estadounidense

Provensen A.

Provensen, A. 1918-

Provensen, A. (Alice)

Provensen, A. (Alice), 1918-

Provensen, Alice Rose Twitchell 1918-

Twitchell, Alice Rose

Twitchell, Alice Rose, 1918-2018

Провенсен А.

앨리스 1918-

프로벤슨, 앨리스 1918-

プロヴェンセン, アリス

プロベンセン・アリス

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