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Society for Visual Education

Overview
Works: 5,458 works in 6,790 publications in 1 language and 25,280 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Drama  Folklore  Legends  Biography  Children's films  Christmas stories  Animated films  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 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Bunyan by Brian Gleeson( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 183 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 )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 177 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 150 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 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An animated story about Pecos Bill, the brother of coyotes, creator of the Great Salt Lake, and rider of cyclones
How the rhinoceros got his skin and How the camel got his hump( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 137 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
Johnny Appleseed( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 134 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
The night before Christmas( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 116 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( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 111 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 )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 110 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 93 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 88 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
Puss in boots( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A re-telling of the first Christmas according to the gospels of Matthew and Luke
The story of the nutcracker( Visual )

8 editions published between 1962 and 1988 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses drawings to tell the story of the toy nutcracker that came to life on Christmas eve, with selections from Tschaikovsky's Nutcracker ballet
The firebird( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 73 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
Martin Luther King, Jr., a peaceful warrior( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1989 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses historical photographs to present a biography of the civil rights leader and explains the significance of the holiday in his honor
The lion and the lamb( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 67 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
The history of music( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 65 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 U.S. Constitution a document for democracy( Visual )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the U.S. Constitution, 200 years after its writing. Covers its creation, the men responsible for it, and the role it plays in the lives of Americans today
 
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