Charles Scribner's Sons
Most widely held works about Charles Scribner's Sons
Most widely held works by Charles Scribner's Sons
Shadow by Blaise Cendrars ( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 3,344 libraries worldwide
Free verse evocation of the eerie, shifting image of Shadow which represents the beliefs and ghosts of the past and is brought to life wherever there is light, fire, and a storyteller.
Once a mouse- - : a fable cut in wood ( Book )
1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 2,949 libraries worldwide
As it changes from mouse, to cat, to dog, to tiger, a hermit's pet also becomes increasingly vain.
The egg tree by Katherine Milhous ( Book )
1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 2,453 libraries worldwide
Katy's Easter morning discovery renews the tradition of the Easter egg tree.
Cinderella, or, The little glass slipper by Charles Perrault ( Book )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 2,306 libraries worldwide
In her haste to flee the palace before the fairy godmother's magic loses effect, Cinderella leaves behind a glass slipper.
Song of the swallows by Leo Politi ( Book )
1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 2,021 libraries worldwide
Sad when the swallows leave for the winter, young Juan prepares to welcome them back to the old California Mission at Capistrano on St. Joseph's Day the next spring.
Stone soup : an old tale by Marcia Brown ( Book )
1 edition published in 1947 in English and held by 2,002 libraries worldwide
When three hungry soldiers come to a town where all the food has been hidden, they set out to make soup of water and stones, and all the town enjoys a feast.
Hawk, I'm your brother by Byrd Baylor ( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 1,729 libraries worldwide
Determined to learn to fly, Rudy adopts a hawk hoping that their kinship will bring him closer to his goal.
The desert is theirs by Byrd Baylor ( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 1,728 libraries worldwide
Simple text and illustrations describe the characteristics of the desert and its plant, animal, and human life.
The Thanksgiving Story by Alice Dalgliesh ( Book )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 1,691 libraries worldwide
A Pilgrim family's struggle to survive in their harsh new homeland culminates in a Thanksgiving feast.
When clay sings by Byrd Baylor ( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 1,586 libraries worldwide
The daily life and customs of prehistoric southwest Indian tribes are retraced from the designs on the remains of their pottery. A lyrical consideration of the lives and thoughts of an ancient people whose pottery can still be found in the desert of the American Southwest. "Bahti has filled the pages with evocative pen-and-ink line drawings representing the primitive figures and designs on the pottery ... The striking effect of the illustrations is matched by Baylor's word images . . ". - School Library Journal.
The way to start a day by Byrd Baylor ( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 1,555 libraries worldwide
Text and illustrations describe how people all over the world celebrate the sunrise.
The great Valentine's Day balloon race by Adrienne Adams ( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1,164 libraries worldwide
Bonnie and Orson, two young rabbits, build a hot air balloon to enter in a St. Valentine's Day balloon race.
Smoky, the cowhorse by Will James ( Book )
2 editions published in 1926 in English and held by 1,131 libraries worldwide
Describes the experiences of Smoky, the mouse-colored horse, from his birth on the range, his capture by humans, through his work in the rodeo and on the ranch, and his eventual old age.
The steadfast tin soldier by H. C Andersen ( Book )
1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 1,099 libraries worldwide
After being accidentally launched on a dangerous and terrible voyage, a one-legged soldier finds his way back to his true love--a paper dancing girl.
The wild swans by H. C Andersen ( Book )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 1,065 libraries worldwide
Eleven brothers who have been turned into swans by their evil stepmother are saved by their beautiful sister.
Houses from the sea by Alice E Goudey ( Book )
1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 1,029 libraries worldwide
On one day waves ran up to meet two children and left seashells lying on the beach. Shells found this day are the beginning of a collection. At the end of the book are two pages showing the shells arranged and labeled, and there are also two pages telling how shells are made.
Tom tit tot : an English folk tale ( Book )
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 1,022 libraries worldwide
A variation of the story of Rumpelstiltskin, the scheming small creature who strikes a devilish bargain with a dull-witted country girl.
Puss in boots by Charles Perrault ( Book )
1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 1,018 libraries worldwide
The tale of a sly cat who wins for his master the lordship of a manor and the hand of a princess.
The day we saw the sun come up by Alice E Goudey ( Book )
1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 967 libraries worldwide
A boy and his sister watch the sunrise and sunset in the country and at bedtime they learn about the earth's rotation.
All butterflies : an ABC cut by Marcia Brown ( Book )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 954 libraries worldwide
Teaches children the alphabet through the pairing of words, such as "All Butterflies," "Cat Dance," and "Elephants Fly," are set against illustrative woodcuts.
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