WorldCat Identities

Lanes, Selma G.

Overview
Works: 60 works in 143 publications in 4 languages and 5,215 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Toy and movable books  History  Action and adventure fiction  Pop-up books  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.B327, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Selma G Lanes
The art of Maurice Sendak by Selma G Lanes( Book )

40 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and Japanese and held by 2,362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the American illustrator for children exploring his life and work. Includes many samples of his work
Down the rabbit hole; adventures & misadventures in the realm of children's literature by Selma G Lanes( Book )

15 editions published between 1971 and 1976 in English and held by 994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An actor's life for me by Lillian Gish( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers Lillian Gish's childhood years, spent in the theater in the early 1900s before the movie era
Through the looking glass : further adventures & misadventures in the realm of children's literature by Selma G Lanes( Book )

9 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of essays and reviews examining the history of children's literature, and covering picture books, biography, and artists such as Beatrix Potter, Edward Gorey, Tomi Ungerer, William Steig, Margo Zemach, and Maurice Sendak
A child's first book of nursery tales by Cyndy Szekeres( Book )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1997 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains: The little red hen-- The three little pigs-- The two frogs--etc
Windows of gold and other golden tales by Selma G Lanes( Book )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The magical properties of gold spark an anthology of stories from around the world, in which gold can make dreams come true or turn fortune into folly
Cyndy Szekeres' favorite fairy tales : 14 all-time classics by Cyndy Szekeres( Book )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features fourteen classic fairy tales
The curiosity book by Selma G Lanes( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Answers to 133 questions asked by elementary school children such as: Where did yesterday go? What makes people different colors? How does toothpaste get inside tubes?
Amy loves goodbyes by Selma G Lanes( Book )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl loves to say 'goodbyes' until her mother and father leave on a trip -- then she anxiously awaits their return in order to say 'hello'!
Guldlok og de tre bjørne - og andre historier( Book )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in Danish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm by Kate Douglas Smith Wiggin( Recording )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rebecca is sent from the failing family farm to the home of her spinster aunt. However her aunt may not have known what she was getting into when she offered this free-spirited girl a home and an education.--
The Broadway cast recording of Maurice Sendak's Really Rosie by Maurice Sendak( Recording )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features Rosie and her neighborhood friends in Brooklyn who spend the day pretending to make a movie
Kejsarens nya kläder och andra sagor by H. C Andersen( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in Swedish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mōrisu sendakku no ehonron( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of Maurice Sendak, 1980 to the present by Selma G Lanes( Book )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Odes to two craftsmen by Selma G Lanes( )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

After a cyclone transports her to the land of Oz, Dorothy must seek out the great Wizard in order to return to Kansas
A reformed masochist: William Steig by Selma G Lanes( )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Some editor: Ursula Nordstrom by Selma G Lanes( )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The art of Maurice SendakThe art of Maurice Sendak, 1980 to the present
Alternative Names
Gordon Selma 1929-....

Gordon, Selma 1929-2009

Lanes, Selma 1929-2009

Lanes, Selma Gordon.

Lanes, Selma Gordon 1929-2009

Selma G. Lanes American literary critic and writer (1929-2009)

Selma G. Lanes Amerikaans literatuurcriticus (-2009)

Selma G. Lanes amerikanische Autorin, Lektorin, Literaturkritikerin und Journalistin

レインズ, セルマ・G

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Through the looking glass : further adventures & misadventures in the realm of children's literatureThe art of Maurice Sendak, 1980 to the presentThe Wizard of Oz