Chappell, Warren 1904-1991
Most widely held works about Warren Chappell
Most widely held works by Warren Chappell
Hiroshima by John Hersey ( Book )
5 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 2,670 libraries worldwide
This volume describes the effect of the bombing of Hiroshima on six survivors of the atomic blast.
A short history of the printed word by Warren Chappell ( Book )
33 editions published between 1970 and 1999 in English and held by 1,652 libraries worldwide
"The earliest formuation of the letters of the alphabet to recent developments in twentieth-century graphic technology, are made clear through a lucid and lively narrive interspersed with more than 200 pertinent illustrations ... Here is the evolution of the printing press ... the great printers and the art of the inspired typographers ... and always the interaction between printing and the society and culture in which it grew is underlined"--Cover.
John Brown's body by Stephen Vincent Benét ( Book )
3 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 1,479 libraries worldwide
The nutcracker by Warren Chappell ( Book )
9 editions published between 1958 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 906 libraries worldwide
The story of the gallant little Nutcracker, the Sugar Plum Fairy, and the ugly seven-headed Mouse King on Christmas Eve.
All about the symphony orchestra : and what it plays by Dorothy Commins ( Book )
2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 863 libraries worldwide
The Borzoi book of French folk tales ( Book )
2 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 729 libraries worldwide
Includes the tales, with commentary and discussion on the variants of each tale.
Peter and the wolf by Sergey Prokofiev ( Book )
5 editions published between 1940 and 1980 in English and held by 627 libraries worldwide
The narration is highlighted by the accompanying important musical themes.
A fireside book of yuletide tales ( Book )
1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 625 libraries worldwide
The living alphabet by Warren Chappell ( Book )
5 editions published between 1975 and 1980 in English and held by 559 libraries worldwide
The adventures of Don Quixote de la Mancha by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra ( Book )
9 editions published between 1939 and 2006 in English and held by 525 libraries worldwide
An abridged retelling of the classic story of a Spaniard who fancied chivalrous behavior, named his swayback stallion Rosinante--which means the best horse of all--chose for himself a lady love, and went off thirsting for adventure.
Mozart by Manuel Komroff ( Book )
4 editions published between 1956 and 1967 in English and held by 509 libraries worldwide
A biography of the musical prodigy who composed his first symphony when he was eight years old, and completed almost a thousand works in his short life.
The magic flute by John Updike ( Book )
7 editions published between 1962 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 507 libraries worldwide
A simplified text tells the story of Mozart's opera and includes major musical motifs.
Wolf story by William McCleery ( Book )
5 editions published between 1947 and 1988 in English and held by 467 libraries worldwide
A young father tells his five-year-old son humorous variations on the theme of a hen escaping the clutches of a wily wolf.
Tippecanoe and Tyler, too by Stanley Young ( Book )
2 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 440 libraries worldwide
Fictionalized biography of William Henry Harrison, the hero of the Battle of Tippecanoe and the ninth president of the United States.
Gulliver's travels by Jonathan Swift ( Book )
2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 421 libraries worldwide
This version of the classic social commentary is based on the 1735 text edited by Herbert John Davis.
Prisoner of the Indies by Geoffrey Household ( Book )
2 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 357 libraries worldwide
Recounts the fifteen-year voyage of Miles Philips who signed on as a cabin boy with John Hawkins on a voyage to New Spain. There he chose to stay ashore with several comrades, to avoid the scurvy and starvation of ship life, preferring to face the perils of the Inquisition as an Englishman on sixteenth century Spanish soil.
The history of Tom Jones, a foundling by Henry Fielding ( Book )
6 editions published between 1943 and 1982 in English and held by 352 libraries worldwide
The ring by John Updike ( Book )
3 editions published in 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 345 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the operas and the legend of the mighty hero Siegfried. Grades 5-8.
The comedies and tragedies of Shakespeare : complete and unabridged, with notes and glossary by William Shakespeare ( Book )
2 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 334 libraries worldwide
The sleeping beauty by Charles Perrault ( Book )
2 editions published between 1961 and 1973 in English and held by 334 libraries worldwide
Alphabet America American Civil War (1861-1865) Atomic bomb--Blast effect Biography Bombardment of Hiroshima-shi (Japan : 1945) Brown, John,--1800-1859 Chappell, Warren,--1904-1991 Christmas stories Composers Criticism, interpretation, etc. Early works Fairy tales Fiction Folklore France Germany Harrison, William Henry,--1773-1841 History Humorous stories Identity (Psychology) Indiana Japan--Hiroshima-shi Juvenile works Knights and knighthood Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus,--1756-1791 Musical form Music--Instruction and study Orchestra Philips, Miles,--fl. 1568-1582 Poetry Presidents Printing Russia Short stories Short stories Short stories, French Soldiers Spain Spi︠a︡shchai︠a︡ krasavit︠s︡a (Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich) Stories, plots, etc. Storytelling Tales Tippecanoe, Battle of (Indiana : 1811) Translations Travelers United States Voyages, Imaginary Wagner, Richard,--1813-1883 World War (1939-1945)
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