WorldCat Identities

Bronson, Wilfrid S. (Wilfrid Swancourt) 1894-1985

Overview
Works: 36 works in 127 publications in 6 languages and 4,425 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Folklore 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ10.3.B7592, 595.7
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Wilfrid S Bronson
The sea for Sam by W. Maxwell Reed( Book )

11 editions published between 1935 and 1960 in English and Polish and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beetles by Wilfrid S Bronson( Book )

3 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the anatomy and physiology of beetles in terms of the mechanics of an automobile and describes the life histories of various species, differentiating between harmful and beneficial beetles
Turtles by Wilfrid S Bronson( Book )

7 editions published between 1945 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Very simple description of turtle habits and habitats
The grasshopper book by Wilfrid S Bronson( Book )

6 editions published between 1943 and 2008 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fascinating study of grasshoppers and their relations, as well as a look at Aesop's fable, which compares the grasshopper unfavorably to the ant
Cats by Wilfrid S Bronson( Book )

5 editions published between 1950 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An inside look at cat habits and behavior with lively black and white drawings
The wonder world of ants by Wilfrid S Bronson( Book )

4 editions published between 1937 and 2008 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the different types of ants, from the familiar kinds which can be found in any field to the devastating army ants of Africa
Coyotes : (kiýotes or ki-yot́ays) by Wilfrid S Bronson( Book )

4 editions published between 1946 and 2008 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dogs: best breeds for young people by Wilfrid S Bronson( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the suitability of dogs as pets and relates general information about various breeds such as their behavior and maintenance of good health
Goats by Wilfrid S Bronson( Book )

2 editions published between 1959 and 2010 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The place of goats in history, their habits and characteristics, and the methods of raising them
Pinto's journey by Wilfrid S Bronson( Book )

8 editions published between 1948 and 2007 in English and Malay and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In New Mexico in the early 1940s, Pinto, a nine-year-old Pueblo Indian boy, determines to help his family have a better Christmas by searching for another source of turquoise when the mines on which his jeweler grandfather depends close because of the war
Starlings by Wilfrid S Bronson( Book )

3 editions published between 1948 and 2008 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how starlings came to this country, their nesting habits, and the other birds that resemble them
Horns and antlers by Wilfrid S Bronson( Book )

4 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the common horned wild animals of North America and the lives they lead
Children of the sea by Wilfrid S Bronson( Book )

5 editions published between 1940 and 1968 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dolphin born in the Florida Everglades and a boy from Nassau form a friendship
The boy with the parrot : a story of Guatemala by Elizabeth Coatsworth( Book )

14 editions published between 1930 and 1958 in English and Dutch and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Guatemalan peasant lad becomes a peddler, acquires a parrot with his first earned quetzals, peddles his wares successfully, and buys his mother a sewing machine
Freedom and plenty: ours to save by Wilfrid S Bronson( Book )

1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The chisel-tooth tribe by Wilfrid S Bronson( Book )

2 editions published between 1939 and 2012 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pollwiggle's progress by Wilfrid S Bronson( Book )

7 editions published between 1932 and 1961 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paddlewings, the penguin of Galápagos by Wilfrid S Bronson( Book )

6 editions published between 1931 and 1940 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story and adventures of Paddlewings the penguin, from the day he was born until he was captured and brought to the aquarium in New York, including how the Galapagos were formed and how penguins came to live in them
Water people by Wilfrid S Bronson( Book )

9 editions published between 1935 and 1967 in 3 languages and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sea cats by Alice Curtis Desmond( Book )

2 editions published between 1944 and 1946 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Coyotes : (kiýotes or ki-yot́ays)
Alternative Names
Bronson, Wilfred.

Bronson, Wilfred 1894-1985

Bronson, Wilfrid

Bronson, Wilfrid Swancourt.

Bronson, Wilfrid Swancourt 1894-

Wilfrid S. Bronson Amerikaans schrijver (1894-1985)

Wilfrid Swancourt Bronson American writer and artist

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The grasshopper bookCatsThe wonder world of antsCoyotes : (kiýotes or ki-yot́ays)GoatsPinto's journeyStarlings