WorldCat Identities

Ives, Burl 1909-1995

Works: 1,304 works in 2,171 publications in 6 languages and 38,480 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  History  Picture books  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Biography  Discography  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Arranger, Compiler, Narrator, Singer, Vocalist, Speaker, Composer, Lyricist, Editor, Interviewee, Costume designer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Burl Ives
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer by William R Kowalchuk ( Visual )
59 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 3,576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Christmas will be cancelled unless Santa can find a way to guide his sleigh through a blizzard
Cat on a hot tin roof by Richard Brooks ( Visual )
103 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 3,347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brick, an alcoholic ex-football player, drinks his days away and resists the affections of his wife, Maggie. His reunion with his father, Big Daddy, who is dying of cancer, jogs a host of memories and revelations for both father and son
Roots by Alex Haley ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 2,680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A black American's search for his family roots, covering over 100 years of American history from the Old South through the era of Reconstruction
John Steinbeck's East of Eden ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The saga of three generations of the Trask and Hamilton families in the early 1900's in Northern California
The fox went out on a chilly night : an old song by Peter Spier ( Book )
4 editions published between 1961 and 1993 in English and held by 1,385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The countryside of New England is depicted in the pictures accompanying this folk song in which a fox travels many miles to get dinner for his wife and ten cubs
The big country by William Wyler ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sea captain trades the expanse of the oceans for the open range of the West and grows to regret his choice
Summer magic ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1963 and 2005 in English and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a close-knit Boston family loses their fortune, they find a wealth of family secrets, young love, and charming summer nights in Beulah, Maine
East of Eden by Elia Kazan ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the Salinas Valley, in and around World War I, Cal Trask feels he must compete against overwhelming odds with his brother Aron for the love of their father Adam. Cal is frustrated at every turn, from his reaction to the war, to how to get ahead in business and in life, to how to relate to his estranged mother
The original Christmas classics ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents seven animated Christmas tales, as they originally aired on network television. Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer: A misfit reindeer and his friends look for a place that will accept them. Cricket on the hearth: tells the story of a poor toymaker and his daughter whom a helpful Cricket named Crocket befriends on Christmas morning. When tragedy strikes the family, it's Crocket who comes to the rescue and restores peace and happiness. Frosty the snowman: A living snowman and a little girl struggle to elude a greedy magician who is after the snowman's magic hat. Frosty returns: The continuing exploits of the famous snowman as he goes up against a more powerful force which threatens all of Christmas. Santa Claus is comin' to town: A mailman reveals the origin of Santa Claus. The little drummer boy: An orphan drummer boy who hated humanity finds his life changed forever when he meets three wise men on route to Bethlehem. Mr. Magoo's Christmas carol: The nearsighted Mr. Magoo doesn't have a ghost of a chance as Ebenezer Scrooge, unless he learns the true meaning of Christmas from the three spirits who haunt him one Christmas Eve
The first Easter Rabbit ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in English and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stuffy the Rabbit is a cuddly toy who magically comes to life and journeys to Easter Valley, an enchanted realm where it's always springtime, even though it's not all that far from Santa's house. From there, the Bunny hopes to bring the first-ever basket of Easter goodies to children. Unfortunately, a cold-hearted ice creature named Zero refuses to allow such happiness. If Zero has his way, he will freeze out Easter celebrations forever
Burl Ives sings Little white duck by Burl Ives ( Recording )
17 editions published between 1960 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Children's songs mostly about animals
The wheels on the bus --and more sing along favorites ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The wheels on the bus: The classic children's ditty comes to live with Paul Zelinky's art and lively musical score by the Bacon Brothers. Dem bones: a skeleton band sings this well-known song based on the African-American spiritual. Over the meadow: A version of an old counting song for children is filled with the beauty and wonder of meadow life. I know an old lady who swallowed a fly: Sung by the legendary Burl Ives, this old lady ends up swallowing much more than just the fly
Burl Ives' Tales of America by Burl Ives ( Book )
7 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Rudolph, Frosty & friends sing along ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ten musical Yuletide treasures from the original TV specials, featuring the voices of Fred Astaire, Jimmy Durante and Burl Ives
So dear to my heart by Walt Disney ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1948 and 2008 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Against incredible adversity, little Jerry is determined to see his misfit black sheep not only compete at the fair, but cart off the coveted blue ribbon as well
A child's celebration of song ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collection of favorite children's songs including Puff the magic dragon, Polly wolly doodle, This old man, etc
Now that's what I call Christmas! ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of thirty-six Christmas songs performed by a variety of artists, including Nat King Cole's "The Christmas Song," Gene Autry's "Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer," Mannheim Steamroller's "Away in a Manger," and Boyz II Men's "Silent Night."
Tennessee Williams' South by William Hutt fonds (University of Guelph) ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The brutes and the belles. The gadflies and the good ol' boys. The taboos and the profound truths. They're all part of a Tennessee state of mind -- a realm of places, personalities and ideas. Williams is front and center for this exploration, reading from his works, placing them in the context of his life, and serving as guide in visits to his career-shaping refuge in New Orleans and his latter-day writing quarters in Key West. Also dramatizations by distinguished actors ... give flesh-and-bone immediacy to some of the writer's famed works. In his own words. In his own places. The resilient character and memorable characters of one of our greatest writers reside in Tennessee Williams' South."--Container
Song in America : our musical heritage ( )
3 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
More than 150 songs chosen by Burl Ives, arranged by Albert Hague. Includes songs of war, death, love, religion, the sea, pioneer life, and work with commentaries
Baker's hawk ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Billy's parents risk ostracism & economic hardship when they stand up to vigilante forces in their hometown. Billy's frustrations find an outlet when he rescues a hawk from the jaws of a fox
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Alternative Names
Brul Ives
Bur Ives
Ivanhoe, Burl Icle, 1909-1995
Ivanohe, Burl Icle
Ives, Burl Icle Ivanhoe.
Ives Burl Icle Ivanhoe 1909-1995
Ives, Burl Icle Ivanohe
Ives, Burle Icle Ivanhoe, 1909-1995
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English (328)
Spanish (18)
German (15)
French (4)
Japanese (1)
Dutch (1)