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Provensen, Alice

Overview
Works: 328 works in 1,032 publications in 10 languages and 40,803 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, 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 4,670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the man whose fascination with flying machines produced the Bleriot XI, which in 1909 became the first heavier-than-air machine to fly the English Channel
A visit to William Blake's inn : poems for innocent and experienced travelers by Nancy Willard( Book )

12 editions published between 1980 and 1987 in English and held by 4,047 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 )

21 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and held by 1,990 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 1,499 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 1,379 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 1,356 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 )

14 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in English and held by 1,124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated alphabet rhyme that includes the animals from alligator to zebra
Klondike gold by Alice Provensen( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,022 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
Shaker Lane by Alice Provensen( Book )

11 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 1,016 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
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 978 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
A book of seasons by Alice Provensen( Book )

12 editions published between 1976 and 1998 in Spanish and English and held by 935 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 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tableaus and portraits of many of the individuals who have influenced American history, culture, and character
Town & country by Alice Provensen( Book )

10 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in English and held by 918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes life in a big city and on a farm near a village
The color kittens by Margaret Wise Brown( Book )

25 editions published between 1949 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 905 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 857 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 fuzzy duckling by Jane Werner Watson( Book )

31 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in English and Dutch and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fuzzy little duckling goes for a walk, looking for someone to walk with
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 751 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 732 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 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

14 editions published between 1964 and 2001 in English and held by 699 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
 
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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 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, 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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