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Society for Visual Education

Overview
Works: 5,960 works in 6,800 publications in 1 language and 24,754 library holdings
Genres: Children's films  Juvenile works  Animated films  Drama  Short films  Film adaptations  Educational films  Fantasy films  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Classifications: GR72, 398.2
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Most widely held works about Society for Visual Education
 
Most widely held works by Society for Visual Education
The audio-visual handbook by Ellsworth Charles Dent( Book )

6 editions published between 1946 and 1949 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Bunyan by Steven Kellogg( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spirit of early America is captured in the tale of Paul Bunyan's logging exploits in the northern United States
The Ugly duckling by H. C Andersen( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic children's story of an ugly duckling that turned into a swan
John Henry( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the legend of John Henry, the mightiest, doggone greatest nation builder the country's ever seen, who single-handedly defeats the steam drill in a steel-driving competition
Pecos Bill by Brian Gleeson( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An animated story about Pecos Bill, the brother of coyotes, creator of the Great Salt Lake, and rider of cyclones
The history of music( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores Wagner's radicalism and Brahms's conservatism, the influence of nationalism and of Freud's ideas, and the works of Tchaikovsky, Dvork̀, Grieg, Puccini, Mahler, and Strauss
Johnny Appleseed( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of John Chapman (Johnny Appleseed) whose distribution of appleseeds and trees across the Midwest made him a legend and left a legacy still enjoyed today
How the rhinoceros got his skin ; & How the camel got his hump( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How the rhinoceros got his skin: Tells the story of how the rhinoceros, who once had smooth, tight-fitting skin, got his baggy skin because of his greed and bad manners
The night before Christmas( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dim the lights and gather around the freshly-trimmed tree for a magical Christmas Eve experience that will become a family tradition. With a heartfelt reading of Clement C. Moore's beloved poem and stirring, illustrated renditions of your favorite carols, this wonderful collection of holiday classics captures the true spirit of Christmas"--Container
The Legend of Davy Crockett by A&E Television Network( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Half-alligator and half-snapping turtle with a touch of earthquake thrown in, Davy Crockett is the ultimate American backwoods legend. This lively tale follows the original ring-tailed roarer of the western woods through a series of outlandish adventures including the Battle of the Alamo, where he literally brags himself into American history
The adventures of Curious George( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cartoon adventures of the curious little monkey who always gets into trouble but manages to redeem himself in other ways
Pinocchio( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danny Aiello re-tells this Italian folktale about a puppet who magically comes to life
The Gingham Dog and the Calico Cat : season of harmony by Brigid Clark( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gingham Dog and the Calico Cat are two Christmas presents who just don't get along--until Christmas Eve, when they fall out of Santa's sleigh and get lost in a great forest. There, working together, they find their way through the snow to their new home, where their example of love for each other brings harmony to the entire household
The savior is born( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A re-telling of the first Christmas according to the gospels of Matthew and Luke
Puss in boots( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retired tomcat saves his own skin by promising to transform his dimwitted owner into a noble prince
The firebird( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Ivan brings a golden feather from the Firebird to the Tsar, he is ordered to present the entire bird, or lose his life. In addition, he is commended to retrieve the princess Vassilisa from afar for the Tsar to marry. However, the archer Ivan falls in love with the princess
Branches of government( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the branches of government, with footage from the Capitol, the White House, and the Supreme Court
The history of music( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details early Christian and secular music, including plainchant, cantus firmus, motet, polyphony, and counterpoint, and covers Guillaume de Machaut, Francesco Landini, Guillaume Dufay, Johannes Ockeghem, and Josquin des Prez
The lion and the lamb( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wondrous fable of an escaped lion and a new-born lamb who teach a brother and sister about the true spirit of Christmas
Stormalong( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This rather fishy tall-tale tells the hilarious story of old Captain Stormalong, the saltiest sailor ever to sail the Seven Seas
 
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