WorldCat Identities

Stoutenburg, Adrien

Overview
Works: 83 works in 194 publications in 2 languages and 9,013 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Folklore  Fiction  Folk tales  Legends 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ8.1.S887, 811.54
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Most widely held works by Adrien Stoutenburg
American tall tales by Adrien Stoutenburg( Book )

12 editions published between 1966 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tall tales about Paul Bunyan, Pecos Bill, Stormalong, Mike Fink, Davy Crockett, Johnny Appleseed, John Henry, and Joe Magarac
Listen, America : a life of Walt Whitman by Adrien Stoutenburg( Book )

6 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life and literary career of the famous American poet whose verse ignored the taboos of the time and filled American poetry with a new spirit
American tall-tale animals by Adrien Stoutenburg( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of American tall tales about such animals as a rattlesnake that knew Morse code, mosquitoes as big as police dogs, and birds that flew backward, not to mention the Squonks, Whifflepooffles, and Gillygaloos. Includes stories featuring American folk heroes like Pecos Bill, Paul Bunyan, Bowleg Bill, and Uncle Davy Lane
Explorer of the unconscious: Sigmund Freud by Adrien Stoutenburg( Book )

3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This biography, based on research into Freud's own works, journals, and letters, focuses upon both the man and his theories and teachings in the field of psychoanalysis."
Out there by Adrien Stoutenburg( Book )

7 editions published between 1971 and 1996 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five children and their nature-loving "aunt" leave the domed city to search for signs of new life in the surrounding territory made barren by the disasters of misapplied technology
Heroes, advise us; poems by Adrien Stoutenburg( Book )

5 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A narrative poem "This journey", on the tragic Scott expedition to the South Pole; and over sixty shorter poems
Dear, dear Livy : the story of Mark Twain's wife by Adrien Stoutenburg( Book )

7 editions published between 1963 and 1996 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Olivia Langdon, wife of Mark Twain. Tells of her life raising their three children as well as her role as a trusted critic of Twain's works
Snowshoe Thompson by Adrien Stoutenburg( Book )

3 editions published between 1957 and 1962 in English and Norwegian and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One winter John Thompson skis across the Sierra Nevada Mountains and creates a path upon which mail and people may travel, thus earning his nickname "Snowshoe Thompson."
Short history of the fur trade by Adrien Stoutenburg( Book )

8 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

People in twilight; vanishing and changing cultures by Adrien Stoutenburg( Book )

4 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the effects of modern technology on the culture of primitive peoples around the world, including the American Indians, Australian Aborigines, Eskimos, Lapps, and African Bushmen
Greenwich mean time by Adrien Stoutenburg( Book )

4 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fee, fi, fo, fum; friendly and funny giants by Adrien Stoutenburg( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven tales of giants from Ireland, Yugoslavia, Scotland, England, Africa, and from American Indian and Biblical sources
Land of superior mirages : new and selected poems by Adrien Stoutenburg( Book )

3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beloved botanist : the story of Carl Linnaeus by Adrien Stoutenburg( Book )

5 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait of the man who laid the foundations of modern systemic botany, his expeditions and achievements. Grades 7-9
A vanishing thunder : extinct and threatened American birds by Adrien Stoutenburg( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animals at bay; rare and rescued American wildlife by Adrien Stoutenburg( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the destruction of North American wildlife as man settled the New World and how many animals then and since have been threatened with extinction
Houdini : master of escape by Adrien Stoutenburg( Book )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the extraordinary magician, Houdini, who developed his body and mind with the aim of attracting the attention of the world to his feats. Tells, also, how his wife worked with him in his career
The crocodile's mouth : folk-song stories by Adrien Stoutenburg( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Where to now, Blue? by Adrien Stoutenburg( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-old Blueberry's attempt to run away from her poor home in rural Minnesota with a six-year-old tagalong from the orphanage ends in frustration, but as a result, Blueberry becomes more sure of her plans for the future
Masters of magic by Adrien Stoutenburg( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes material on Robert-Houdin, Alexander and Carl Hermann, John Nevil Maskelyne, Harry Kellar, Ching Ling Foo, Harry Houdini, Harry Blackstone, and Thomas Nelson Downs, among others
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityKendall, Lace, 1916-1982

Adrien Stoutenburg American poet and children's writer

Adrien Stoutenburg Amerikaans schrijfster (1916-1982)

Stoutenberg, Adrien

Stoutenburg, Adrien

Stoutenburg, Adrien Pearl 1916-1982

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